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In a litany of loss, the names of 5,200 dead Chinese schoolchildren reverberated throughout the room from a loudspeaker.Hundreds of volunteers gathered at the Art Gallery of Ontario on Sunday to honour the youngest victims of the 2008 earthquake that … Continue reading

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Canadian consumers could be in for a bonanza of special credit card offers now that Aimia Inc. has confirmed TD Bank has won its Aeroplan business away from CIBC, some industry members said.While CIBC hopes to hang onto half its … Continue reading

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General Motors Co. is knocking 13 per cent off the U.S. sticker price of the Chevrolet Volt electric car as it tries to keep pace with rivals in the market for plug-in vehicles.The auto maker said Tuesday that the 2014 … Continue reading

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The Hindustan Motors (HM) Ambassador, one of the oldest production cars in the world, was removed from the market April 2010 for the lack of emission compliance. Now the world’s most popular, and also the safest — if a recent … Continue reading

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Canada geese may have spread viable seeds of genetically modified wheat grown at the Central Experimental Farm, documents from Agriculture Canada show.The fear is that these geese may have left poop with living GM wheat seeds that could allow GM … Continue reading

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Cory Monteith, who shot to fame in the hit TV series Glee but was beset by addiction struggles so fierce that he once said he was lucky to be alive, has been found dead in a hotel room in Vancouver, … Continue reading

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In a sweltering midtown dance studio, two professionals from Dancing With the Stars were having the tables turned on them. On this recent afternoon, they were the dance students.Karina Smirnoff and Maksim Chmerkovskiy were spinning each other around a mirrored … Continue reading

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Four years ago, President Obama — speaking over the heads of dictators and strongmen in the Middle East — gave a speech at Egypt’s Cairo University that, if it didn’t spark the Arab Spring, surely piled kindling onto the smoldering … Continue reading

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Another offseason, another organizational overhaul for the Cleveland Browns.Things haven’t exactly gone according to plan since the Browns returned to the shores of Lake Erie in 1999, but there’s certainly reason to be hopeful. After all, as any good Cleveland … Continue reading

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Taxi drivers annoyed

Currently only drivers working for Clydebank Taxis are allowed to pick up passengers from the taxi rank in the Coldstream North car park after entering into an exclusive deal with Helical Bar PLC, the owners of Clyde Shopping Centre. It … Continue reading

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