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06/23/2017 at 11:07. Facebook
Moment in time: June 23, 1953 - Zamboni patents an ice-resurfacing machine:
Anyone who has ever laced up skates owes a debt of gratitude to Frank Zamboni. The American patented the eponymous ice-resurfacing machine that rapidly transforms rutted sheets of ice into gleaming surfaces.
Before Zamboni's invention, ice was smoothed by a tractor pulling a scraper, then a group of men collecting the...
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06/23/2017 at 10:16. Facebook
There is one thing to keep in mind if you are considering investing in Home Capital Group Inc.: You are not Warren Buffett.
Mr. Buffett, a legendary investor who attracts copycats with his every move, has agreed to provide financial backing to the beleaguered Canadian mortgage lender, in the form of a $400-million equity investment and a $2-billion line of credit.
Investors love it. Home...
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06/23/2017 at 09:33. Facebook
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06/23/2017 at 03:08. Facebook
Opinion: "The base upon which the Liberal government’s fabled “principles” was built wasn’t that solid after all. In fact, it appears to have been erected on nothing more than sand."
Opinion The base upon which the Liberal governments fabled principles was built

Mason: BC Liberals’ policy reversal is one last grab for power

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Rhys Jones
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06/23/2017 at 02:48. Facebook
The perks of a $63-million mansion? 12 bathrooms, an indoor swimming pool and concert space for up to 100 guests.
The perks of a 63million mansion 12 bathrooms an indoor swimming pool

The $63-million Vancouver mansion with a view

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Matt Deeming
Alex Sabados
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06/23/2017 at 02:18. Facebook
“Everybody’s now terrified, they’re scared, they don’t know who’s next and they don’t know why they’re targeted.”
Everybodys now terrified theyre scared they dont know whos next and they

Killing of Nabra Hassanen leaves Virginia Muslim community shaken

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Doug Ramsay
John Patte
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06/23/2017 at 01:52. Facebook
Opinion: "The [Heritage Committee] report is a missed opportunity to commit to the future by fostering a plurality of approaches to journalism, as well as the training of editorial professionals who will engage, respond to and serve our 21st-century information needs."
Opinion The Heritage Committee report is a missed opportunity to commit to

Ottawa should play a role in funding new journalism

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06/23/2017 at 01:31. Facebook
Six Indigenous artists and filmmakers are using Canada 150 as a platform to think about hope for the future, instead of the problems of the past.
Six Indigenous artists and filmmakers are using Canada 150 as a platform

Indigenous artists create virtual-reality vision of a future Canada

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06/23/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
Opinion: Replacing tax deductions for child-care expenses with refundable tax credits would help improve gender balance in the workplace.
Opinion Replacing tax deductions for childcare expenses with refundable tax credits would

Time for Canada to revisit the tax deduction for child-care expenses

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Ethel Kingston
Nora Maddocks
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06/23/2017 at 00:48. Facebook
Opinion: Justin Trudeau's new Senate is a feisty one.
Opinion: Justin Trudeau's new Senate is a feisty one

Ibbitson: Welcome to the new and improved Senate

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Robb Fraser
Leia Rowan Kelly
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06/23/2017 at 00:21. Facebook
Warren Buffett doesn’t come cheap. Just ask Home Capital Group Inc.
His Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has agreed to indirectly buy $400-million of Home Capital’s shares – at a steep discount to the current trading price – and provide a new $2-billion line of credit on slightly better terms than the emergency loan the Toronto-based mortgage lender received in April.
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yesterday at 23:54. Facebook
Medals still matter, but developing Canada’s next Olympic and Paralympic athletes needs to be more of a focal point, according to a Sport Canada review released Thursday.
Medals still matter but developing Canadas next Olympic and Paralympic athletes needs

Olympic funding needs to focus more on athlete development: report

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Bill Kiechle
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yesterday at 23:25. Facebook
Compared to the same period last year, the number of homes sold in the GTA fell 50 per cent in the first two weeks of June.
Compared to the same period last year the number of homes sold

Toronto's housing market: Taking a breather or set for a market correction?

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yesterday at 22:42. Facebook
"What is mindfulness and can it really help me?"
"What is mindfulness and can it really help me"

Uncovering the what and why of mindfulness

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Bill Kiechle
James Wakelin
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yesterday at 22:30. Facebook
This well-situated detached home drew a lot of interest and sold in 8 days for $1,560,000.
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Andy Strote
P JR Allen
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yesterday at 21:33. Facebook
The Globe and Mail has won an international data journalism award for its Unfounded series investigating how Canadian police services handle sexual-assault cases.
The Globe and Mail has won an international data journalism award for

Globe Unfounded investigation wins international data journalism award

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yesterday at 21:09. Facebook
Donald J. Trump said he "did not make" and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted FBI Director James Comey.
Donald J Trump said he did not make and doesnt have recordings

Trump says he did not record conversations with Comey

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Mike Nauta
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yesterday at 20:43. Facebook
Sears Canada got court protection from its creditors so it can close 59 stores – including 20 large department stores – and let go about 2,900 of its 17,000 employees to continue operating and possibly sell the business. From Marina Strauss
Sears Canada got court protection from its creditors so it can close

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, cut 2,900 jobs

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James Novotny
Richard Lane
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yesterday at 20:18. Facebook
The developer of a key piece of property along Vancouver’s False Creek waterfront says he wants it to be a contribution to the city – and that means he won’t be selling any of the 1,400 units overseas. From Globe British Columbia
The developer of a key piece of property along Vancouvers False Creek

Billionaire developer talks plans for Vancouver waterfront site

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Taylor Verrall
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yesterday at 19:48. Facebook
“It’s becoming too much. I have a family, other obligations. I can’t stay open seven days a week. It’s tough.”
Its becoming too much I have a family other obligations I cant

Toronto’s property price surge has another victim – small business

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