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  • Duffy charges described as “sad affair” by New Brunswick Senator

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    SAINT JOHN, N.B. – While they don’t restore the trust Canadians once had in senators, Pierrette Ringuette hopes the charges facing suspend PEI Senator Mike Duffy will provide the public with the truth.

  • Final abortions today at Morgentaler clinic in Fredericton

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    FREDERICTON, N.B.- The Morgentaler Clinic in Fredericton will perform its final abortions today.

  • An uprooted tree in King's Square in Saint John as a result of post-tropical Storm Arthur which hit the region July 5, 2014

    New Brunswick businesses tallying Arthur costs

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    HAMPTON, N.B.- As N-B Power crews continue their work to restore electricity to customers affected by post-tropical storm
    Arthur, many businesses across New Brunswick are adding up the costs of the outage.

  • Alward not to push for official review into NB Power’s storm response

    Alison Clements 0

    SAINT JOHN, N.B. – Premier David Alward is not interested in an official review into NB Power’s response to post-tropical storm Arthur right now.

  • New Brunswick gas prices fall for third straight week

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    SAINT JOHN, N.B.- An across the board drop in fuel prices this week.

  • Mother Nature delivers a blow to power crews

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    FREDERICTON, N.B.- A thunder and lightning storm has delivered NB Power crews a setback as they try to restore electricity to customers impacted by post-tropical storm Arthur.

  • Grand Entry at the Assembly of First Nations Tuesday, July 15

    First Nations education set to be big topic at second day of AFN

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    Some heavy-hitting issues will be addressed at the Assembly of First Nations annual general meeting today, including Indian Residential School survivors and First Nations education. Chiefs from across Canada must decide what to do now that they’ve rejected the Conservative government’s bill to reform First Nations education. NDP leader, Tom Mulcair was at the assembly

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  • Most customers now back on line following post-tropical storm Arthur

    Andrew Cromwell 0

    FREDERICTON, N.B.- NB Power has reached one of its key goals regarding power restoration following post-tropical storm Arthur.

  • Grand Manan somber after loss of promising teen

    Alison Clements 0

    GRAND MANAN, N.B. – Grand Manan’s mayor says grief counsellors continue to help the island residents mourn after an automobile accident claimed the life of a recent graduate.

  • Karen Duffy, a 32-year-old resident of Lima, Peru claims that she is the product of a unlikely affair between Mike Duffy and her mother - a convicted drug mule. MACLEANS

    Woman claims to be Mike Duffy’s unacknowledged daughter

    Jonathon Gatehouse, Maclean's National Correspondent 0


    A Peruvian woman is taking Mike Duffy to court, seeking to have the disgraced Conservative senator named as her father.

  • FILE - This Feb. 9, 2011 file photo shows bottles of Pepsi at a grocery store in Springfield, Ill. PepsiCo reports quarterly financial results Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

    PepsiCo second-quarter profit slips, tops estimates

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    PURCHASE, N.Y. – PepsiCo Inc. (PEP) on Wednesday reported earnings that decreased by 2 per cent in its second quarter, but beat analysts’ expectations. The Purchase, New York-based company said net income fell to $1.98 billion, or $1.29 per share, from $2.01 billion, or $1.28 per share, in the same quarter a year ago. Earnings,

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  • Defence Ministry: 2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down in the east of country

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    KYIV, Ukraine – Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country’s Defence Ministry. The Sukhoi-25 fighters were shot down 1:30 p.m. local time Wednesday over an area called Savur Mogila. Defence Ministry spokesman Oleksiy Dmitrashkovsky says the planes may have been carrying up to two crew members

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  • BCE Inc. says it’s privatizing region telecom affiliate Bell Aliant

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    MONTREAL – BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE) says it will privatize regional telecom affiliate Bell Aliant (TSX:BA). BCE, which already controls Halifax-based Bell Aliant, is acquiring the interest of public minority shareholders in Bell Aliant for roughly $3.95 billion. More coming

  • Joshua Ferris, Siri Hustvedt among contenders as Booker Prize admits US authors for first time

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    LONDON – The Americans have arrived in force for Britain’s Booker literary prize. Five U.S.-based writers are on the 13-book long-list for the prestigious fiction award. The list, announced Wednesday, includes Americans Joshua Ferris, Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt and Richard Powers, as well as Irish-American writer Joseph O’Neill. Also on the list are Britain’s

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  • July 22: Prohibiting plasma donations, Chambers Dictionary new words, millennials & stress

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    • Ontario wants to join Quebec in paying people for their blood and plasma
    • Latest addition of the Chambers Dictionary contains a host of new words and phrases
    • Research shows millennials are more likely to use unhealthy and unproductive techniques when under stress
  • The Rick Howe Show – 12 PM

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    Wednesday July 23, 2014  

  • The Rick Howe Show – 10 AM

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    Wednesday July 23, 2014

  • The Rick Howe Show – 11 AM

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    Wednesday July 23, 2014 House Calls with Dr. John Gillis

  • The Rick Howe Show – 9 AM

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    Wednesday July 23, 2014

  • Toddler son of British singer Adele win damages after paparazzi photos were taken

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    LONDON – British singer Adele’s toddler son has won a five-figure sum in damages after paparazzi photographed private family moments. Adele’s lawyer Jenny Afia said Wednesday that the Grammy-winning performer was adamant her son Angelo must never become “public property.” She said: “It is a matter of profound sadness that many of his milestone moments,

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