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at 20:59 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

Site C dam a threat to $8.6 billion in ecological values in B.C.: report

VANCOUVER - Major development projects such as the Site C dam in British Columbia's Peace River watershed could threaten up to $8.6 billion in ecological values, suggests a report commissioned by the David Suzuki Foundation.


at 20:56 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

N.W.T. political leader objects to posting chiefs' salaries online

YELLOWKNIFE - A political leader in the Northwest Territories says there are concerns over the federal government's new law requiring the salaries of First Nations chiefs be posted online.


at 20:19 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

B.C. evacuation order lifted two years after B.C. landslide killed four people

JOHNSONS LANDING, B.C. - Two years after a landslide tore down the slopes of Johnsons Landing, B.C., claiming the lives of four people in a wave of mud, trees and rock, the last of the evacuated residents are finally being allowed to return home.


at 18:26 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

Lac-Megantic locomotive pulled from U.S. auction after request by Quebec police

MONTREAL - The lead locomotive in the Lac-Megantic rail disaster has been yanked from a U.S. auction following a request by Quebec provincial police.


at 18:25 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

Federal justice minister won't make Marc Nadon repay Supreme Court salary

OTTAWA - The justice minister's office says the government won't make Marc Nadon repay any monies he collected during his ill-fated appointment to the high court.


at 18:19 on July 30, 2014, EDT.

Think I'll go out to Alberta: province claims 3rd big lotto prize in a week

ST. ALBERT, Alta. - It's three times lucky for Alberta in lottery games in the last week.


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