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The best moments in Canadian music in 2019
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Here are some of this year’s highlights among Canadian musicians.

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‘Naloxone saves lives’: Drop in number of fentanyl-related deaths in Alberta
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A new report from the province shows that the number of fentanyl-related deaths has dropped in Alberta.

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Fatal Hawaii helicopter crash prompts questions over safety, oversight
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There were six people from two different families and a pilot on the flight. Six bodies have been found.

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From transit to waste collection, 2020 to bring increases in taxes, fees for Calgarians
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On Jan. 1, 2020, Calgarians will see tax and fee increases municipally, provincially and federally.

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Operation Red Nose looking for volunteers as New Year’s Eve festivities approach
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A safe-ride group is recruiting Quebec volunteers in the run-up to New Year’s Eve in an effort to reduce drunk driving.

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Celebration of life service held for Glenburnie man killed while riding his bike in August
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Saturday would have been Chuck Vautrin’s 61st birthday.

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Links not clear between murders of 2 Toronto rappers in B.C. and Ontario: police
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Rappers Why-S and Bvlly, also known as Keeshawn Brown and Jahquar Stewart, were killed in shootings hours apart in Surrey, B.C., and Oshawa, Ont., respectively.

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Thousands gather for pond hockey championships on Chestermere Lake
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Thousands gathered on Chestermere Lake for the Tim Hortons Western Canada Pond Hockey Championships.

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Albertans feel worse off, are spending less than any other province in Canada: Ipsos poll
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On average, 28 per cent of Canadians are cutting down on essential spending, but that number rises to 38 per cent in Alberta.

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Woman accused of assault in anti-semitic attacks in New York charged with hate crime
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Tiffany Harris, 30, was released without bail after her arraignment on the attempted assault charge and misdemeanour and lower-level charges.

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Calgary Flames torch Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place
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The Calgary Flames scored early and rolled to a 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night.

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Residents forced out of structurally unsafe Langford apartment building looking for answers
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Langford residents are still being kept in the dark over why there have been concerns about the structural stability of their apartment building.

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Vancouver homeowner avoids paying empty homes tax after winning court battle
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A B.C. Supreme Court judge ruled the City of Vancouver should undertake a new review of whether the tax should be levied against the $27-million property.

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Perron scores in OT, Blues beat Jets 5-4
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Tyler Bozak says adding an overtime victory into their seven-game win streak injects some more confidence into the St. Louis Blues.

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Class-action lawsuit against University of Victoria over wage freeze can proceed: B.C. court
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The lawsuit argues the university breached up to 134 employee contracts by freezing their wages after a 2012 government order to halt public sector management salaries.

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WHL Roundup: Friday, December 27, 2019
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EVERETT, Wash. – Tyler Brennan made 35 saves and the Prince George Cougars scored three first-period goals to beat the Everett Silvertips 4-3 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.

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Toronto faces New York on 6-game win streak
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New York Rangers (18-15-4, seventh in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (21-14-4, second in the Atlantic Division)

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Ottawa hosts New Jersey after Pageau’s 2-goal game
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New Jersey Devils (12-19-6, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Ottawa Senators (16-18-4, seventh in the Atlantic Division)

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Winnipeg visits St. Louis after Connor’s 2-goal game
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Winnipeg Jets (21-14-3, third in the Central Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (25-8-6, first in the Central Division)

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Los Angeles visits Vancouver after overtime victory
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Los Angeles Kings (16-20-4, seventh in the Pacific Division) vs. Vancouver Canucks (19-15-4, fifth in the Pacific Division)

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More than 1,000 Indonesians protest China’s detention of Uighur Muslims
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The protesters, many wearing blue headbands reading “Save Uighurs,” chanted “Get out, China!”

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Search by crashed vehicle in ditch finds man who dies in Saskatoon hospital
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Warman RCMP say one of the men who appeared to be suffering from hypothermia died on Boxing Day.

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Wrapping paper, ribbons, trees: Where and how to dispose of holiday waste in Edmonton
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Most of the packaging used for toys and other gifts is not recyclable.

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Cold raccoon, lost keys and cigarettes: Hamilton police recall absurd 911 calls in 2019
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Taking inspiration from late-night television host Jimmy Kimmel, officers and civilian staff read transcripts of a handful of calls in a video called Hamilton Police Real 911 Calls.

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New supersonic Russian weapon becomes operational, military says
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The military said the Avangard is capable of flying 27 times faster than the speed of sound. It carries a nuclear weapon of up to 2 megatons.

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Decade in review: Guelph MPP Mike Schreiner discusses the challenges behind — and those ahead
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Guelph MPP Mike Schreiner looks back on a decade that saw him become the first Green member ever to be elected to the Ontario Legislature.

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IHIT in Langley after 67-year-old man found dead on Christmas Eve
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The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) was on scene Thursday in the 2900-block of 224 St.

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Trump forged ahead with Mexican cartel terrorism policy despite Cabinet opposition
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Cabinet members and top aides from across the government recommended against the policy weeks before Trump’s declaration last month that the U.S. would designate Mexican cartels as foreign terrorist organizations.

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Meet the stars behind the success of the Mac’s Triple AAA Hockey Tournament
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A tournament of this magnitude would be impossible if not for the tireless efforts of hundreds of volunteers.

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Senior couple from Frankford, Ont. says solar panel installation destroyed their home
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Reg and Terri Dionne are homeless after what they say was a solar panel project gone terribly wrong.

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Donations fill Bankview Community Centre to help residents displaced by Calgary condo fire
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“We basically left with the clothes on our backs and that’s all we have,” said one of the building’s displaced residents.

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Boxing Day fire breaks out along Sexsmith Road in Kelowna
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It’s believed the fire took place at a small vehicle dealership along Sexsmith Road.

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Plane carrying 100 crashes in Kazakhstan, leaving at least 12 dead: officials
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The plane was heading for the capital, Nur-Sultan, and “lost altitude during takeoff and broke through a concrete fence” before hitting a small building, Kazakhstan’s Civil Aviation Committee said in a statement.

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Magnitude 4.9 earthquake strikes near Iran nuclear plant, causes no damage: reports
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The quake was moderate, which can cause considerable damage, and was centered 53 km (33 km) east of Bushehr, a nuclear plant on Iran’s southern coast on the Gulf.

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One man dead after Boxing Day shooting in northwest Calgary
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Calgary police respond to a fatal shooting in the northwest on Thursday night.

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Turkey will dispatch troops to Libya at Tripoli’s request: Erdogan
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It was unclear what specific invitation Erdogan was referring to as the interior minister in the Tripoli-based government, Fathi Bashagha, suggested in comments to reporters in Tunis that no official request had yet been made.

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Ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve in and around Edmonton
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With the year, and the decade, coming to an end, it’s time to look at all the ways you can ring in 2020 in and around Edmonton.

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Man found dead in downtown Toronto apartment building, homicide unit investigating
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Police say Toronto Community Housing special constables were conducting a well-being check on Sunday afternoon when they found the man inside an apartment.

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