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Rob Ford kicks off Chicago trip News

Mayor leads group of business professionals to the Windy City Lisa Gillan Toronto’s Mayor Rob Ford is blowing into Chicago Tuesday on the trail of trade winds, leading a charge of more than 60 Canadian business dignitaries. “The mayor’s goal for the mission is to renew a partnership agreement between the two cities and to

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U.S. election debate: the Stewart, O’Reilly factor News

By Sarah Rix Republican Mitt Romney and Democratic incumbent Barack Obama may be gearing up for three presidential debates in October, but now television pundits Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly have also declared their own intentions to argue the issues. Announced this week, the debate on Oct. 6 has been dubbed O’Reilly v Stewart 2012:

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Teachers push back with McGuinty Mondays News

By: Neetu Thind “McGuinty Mondays” have begun, marking another chapter in the collective bargaining saga between teacher unions and the Ontario government. The work-to-rule approach which launched Monday is the newest initiative put forth by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario to fight Bill 115 ‘Putting Students First,’ which includes a no-strike clause for two

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Muslim groups condemn violence over video News

By Ryan Saundercook Clashes continue in the Middle East over the controversial anti-Islam video titled Innocence of Muslims, released by U.S. religious group “Media for Christ.” Now, various Muslim organizations are condemning the violent protests sparked by the video, which was posted to YouTube and denigrates the Prophet Muhammad. Canada’s largest national non-profit and wholly

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