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  • Shediac councillor to run for Tories in Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap Pele riding

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    Carmel Brun will be the Progressive Conservative candidate for the riding of Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pele in the upcoming provincial election.

  • Bouctouche gets government funding to expand industrial park

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    The Town of Bouctouche plans to expand its industrial park with help from the federal and provincial governments.

  • Mounties will be keeping an eye on the roads during the long weekend

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    New Brunswick R-C-M-P say they’ll have a heightened presence on the roads and highways this holiday long weekend.

  • Dumont’s probe into doctor’s accessing of medical files due in fall

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    The Georges Dumont Hospital says its internal report on a doctor who accessed the medical files of 141 women over two years will be completed in the fall.

  • Beautiful weather expected for long NB day weekend

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    The Weather Network’s forecast says we can expect sun and cloud, with the chance of some rain on Monday.

  • Lotto winner in Kings County

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    They’ve won $1 million by matching six numbers in Atlantic 49.

  • Crystal Palace rides to live on

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    The Maritime Fun Group of Companies will acquire the rides from Crystal Palace

  • Crystal Palace to close for good

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    After more than 24 years, Crystal Palace will close its doors September 1.

  • Justin Bourque found fit to stand trial in police shooting

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    The 24-year-old man accused of shooting and killing three Codiac R-C-M-P officers and injuring two others has been found mentally fit to stand trial.

  • SWN Resources says it will fight lawsuit

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    SWN Resources says it’s prepared to go to court against a group hoping to stop its work in New Brunswick.

  • B.C. First Nation chief urged to quit over $800,000 contract bonus

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    COQUITLAM, B.C. – At least one member of a tiny Metro Vancouver First Nation is calling for their chief’s resignation over an $800,000 bonus paid on an economic development contract. Documents published under a federal financial-transparency law show Chief Ron Giesbrecht of the Kwikwetlem (kwee-kwet-lum) First Nation was paid $914,219 in remunerations and $16,574 in

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  • Openings announced for prized Fraser River sockeye fishery in B.C.

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    VANCOUVER – The prized Fraser River sockeye-salmon fishing season is opening along southwestern British Columbia for what could be a banner year. Federal Fisheries spokeswoman Jennifer Nener says the food and ceremonial fishery for First Nations opened last week on the south coast and the lower Fraser and more opportunities will open up river as

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  • Maclean’s on the Hill – Episode 29

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    Each week, the Maclean’s politics team and Cormac MacSweeney sit down to hash out the week’s news in Ottawa. Expect incisive analysis and commentary, as well as interviews with the biggest newsmakers of the last seven days.

  • San Francisco transit vehicles involved in 2 crashes; 1 serious injury, 19 moderate and minor

    Sudhin Thanawala, The Associated Press 0


    SAN FRANCISCO – Twenty people were taken to hospitals Friday, one with serious injuries, after two separate crashes involving San Francisco transit vehicles just minutes apart, fire officials said. Crews were called to the city’s Japantown neighbourhood at 1:29 p.m. Friday when a bus collided with a dump truck, fire spokeswoman Jennifer Balestrieri said. Twenty

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  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

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    WASHINGTON – Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” —Dan Pfeiffer, White House senior adviser; Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C.; Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas; Dr. Tom Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ___ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Ambassador Riyad Mansour, Palestinian representative to the United Nations; Sens. Robert Menendez,

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  • Former ‘Real Housewives’ cast member files defence in defamation suit

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    VANCOUVER – A former star of “Real Housewives of Vancouver” denies she defamed castmate Jody Claman in the wake of a shooting that injured Claman’s daughter. Claman and her daughter, Mia Deakin, are suing former cast member Mary Zilba for comments Zilba made during a CBC interview the day after the shooting. Deakin was wounded

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  • Demonstrators play their musical instruments outside Lincoln Center during a protest over a labor dispute with New York's Metropolitan Opera, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in New York. Metropolitan Opera says labor talks with its unions have been extended for an additional 72 hours, averting a threatened midnight lockout. The company announced late Thursday that the delay was requested by a federal mediator who had arrived just hours earlier to try to resolve the labor standoff. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    As deadline is extended, Met Opera workers say they hope to avert lockout

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    NEW YORK, N.Y. – Unionized workers at the Metropolitan Opera said Friday they want to work with management to avoid shutting down one of New York City’s most prestigious cultural institutions. A day after a lockout deadline was postponed, Tino Gagliardi, president of the Met orchestra’s union, told about 100 performers and other union members

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  • Emergency officials say 911 operator made ‘error’ after professor fatally shot

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    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The head of a Florida dispatch centre is acknowledging an “error” was made in the moments after the fatal shooting of Toronto-born law professor. Timothy Lee says a 911 operator did not initially alert police that Daniel Markel had been shot after receiving a phone call from one of the man’s neighbours.

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  • For former CNN stars Larry King and Piers Morgan, their disdain for each other is showing

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    NEW YORK, N.Y. – Clearly, former CNN prime-time stars Larry King and Piers Morgan aren’t big fans of each other. After King derided Morgan’s interview skills and called him pompous, Morgan responded on Twitter on Friday that King was a “graceless, petty little man.” Morgan’s 9 p.m. CNN show was cancelled this year. He had

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  • In this photo taken on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, a visitor stands between World War I front lines from 1914-1918 during an exhibition at the Royal Museum of the Army and of Military History in Brussels. Opposing sides both participated in bitter trench warfare during World War I in which front lines sometimes barely moved in either direction. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

    European powers started the Great War a century ago – underestimating the tragedies ahead

    Raf Casert, The Associated Press 0


    SAINT-SYMPHORIEN, Belgium – British Pvt. John Parr set off on his reconnaissance bike on the lookout for German troops amid the rolling farmland and woods south of Brussels in August 1914. It was the last anyone saw of ‘Ole Man’ Parr, the ironic nickname he won due to his tender age of 17. He became

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