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>>   Canada
Highly fuel efficient Toyota vehicles offered for sale in Truro, Nova Scotia 
BusinessWeek - 2/27/2015
TRURO, Nova Scotia, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When shopping for a new vehicle in the greater Truro, Nova Scotia area, drivers should seriously consider purchasing a select new model Toyota.     Add Comment

CANADA STOCKS-TSX steady as miners, banks edge higher 
Reuters - 2/27/2015
* TSX down 6.82 points, or 0.04 percent, at 15,234.34 * Seven of the 10 main index sectors decline * Index climbs 3.8 percent in February By John Tilak TORONTO, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Canada's main
TSX steady as miners, banks edge higher Reuters Canada
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Trump Vancouver aims to brighten city 
CHINAdaily USA - 2/27/2015
Joo Kim Tiah, CEO of Holborn, the developer of Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver, speaks at a ceremony announcing the partnerships between Holborn and TA Global. PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY Holborn     Add Comment

CANADA STOCKS-TSX steady as miners, banks rise slightly 
Reuters - 2/27/2015
Feb 27 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index was little changed on Friday as higher bullion prices boosted shares of gold miners and banks climbed after reporting quarterly results earlier this week.
TSX steady as miners, banks rise slightly Yahoo! Canada
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Orvana Announces Results of Annual Shareholders' Meeting 
Reuters - 2/27/2015
PR Newswire TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2015 TSX:ORV TORONTO , Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Orvana Minerals Corp. (TSX:ORV) (the "Company" or "Orvana") reports the results following the Annual Shareholders'
ORVANA MINERALS : Announces Results of Annual Shareholders' Meeting 4 Traders
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Textura to Present at the JMP Securities Technology Conference 
Reuters - 2/27/2015
PR Newswire CHICAGO, Feb. 27, 2015 CHICAGO , Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Textura Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, today
Textura : to Present at the JMP Securities Technology Conference 4 Traders
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Media Advisory: Government of Canada Supports Skills Training in B.C.'s Kootenay  
Reuters - 2/27/2015
CRANBROOK, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb 27, 2015) - Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with David Wilks, Member of Parliament for Kootenay-Columbia, on behalf of the     Add Comment

Axiom Acquires Canadian Packaging Company 
BusinessWeek - 2/27/2015
- US-based holding company Axiom Corp Terms of the deal were not disclosed. As a result of the acquisition, PaperNuts Corp. has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Axiom Corp. The company expects     Add Comment

Media Advisory: Member of Parliament Royal Galipeau to Take Part in Media Launch  
Bloomberg - 2/27/2015
OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/27/15 -- Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament (Ottawa-Orleans), on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages,
MEDIA ADVISORY : Member of Parliament Royal Galipeau to Take Part in Media Launch  4 Traders
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BC's best small businesses of 2014-15 announced at 12th Annual Small Business BC  
BusinessWeek - 2/27/2015
VANCOUVER, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The best small businesses in British Columbia and winners of the 12th Annual Small Business BC Awards were announced last night during the Small Business BC Awards Ceremony     Add Comment

Bombardier's CS300 completes first test flight 
USA Today - 2/27/2015
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Bombardier Said to Boost Bond Sale as Stock Offering Beats Goal 
Washington Post - 2/27/2015
(Bloomberg) -- Bombardier Inc. raised C$1.1 billion ($868 million) as it closed an increased stock offering and is also said to have boosted a planned bond sale Friday to $2.25 billion as it seeks to     Add Comment

Teacher denies radicalizing Canadian teens headed to Syria 
Reuters Canada - 2/27/2015
By Andrew Soong MONTREAL (Reuters) - A Muslim teacher once jailed by Canada as a security threat denied on Friday he had radicalized Canadian teens believed to have headed to Syria to fight with     Add Comment

Pershing Gold to Exhibit at 2015 Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada  
Bloomberg - 2/27/2015
LAKEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ -- Pershing Gold Corporation PDAC will be held March 1-4, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario. Pershing Gold invites all interested investors
Pershing Gold : to Exhibit at 2015 Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada  4 Traders
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Egg Chef foodservice site launched at Restaurants Canada Show 
BusinessWeek - 2/27/2015
Online marketing tool assists restaurateurs' in promoting eggs MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Egg Farmers of Ontario (EFO) has launched a new specialized website designed to assist foodservice     Add Comment

UPDATE 2-Bombardier's CSeries 300 jet takes to the skies; outlook cloudy 
Reuters - 2/27/2015
(Adds CEO comment, details from news conference) By Allison Lampert Feb 27 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc launched a test flight of its CS300 jet on Friday, the larger version of its new CSeries narrow-body     Add Comment

Bombardier eyes lift after completing first CS300 flight 
USA Today - 2/27/2015
MIRABEL, Quebec -- Bombardier celebrated the maiden flight of its new CSeries 300 jet on Friday under clear but frigid skies outside Montreal. The flight was originally set for Thursday, but was delayed     Add Comment

Minister Findlay Welcomes New Appointment From Nova Scotia to the Canada Revenue  
Reuters - 2/27/2015
* Reuters is not responsible for the content in this press release. OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb 27, 2015) - Canada Revenue Agency The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., today     Add Comment

Family Explains Canadian Woman’s Journey to ISIS 
MSNBC Newsweek - 2/27/2015
World A black flag belonging to the Islamic State is seen near the Syrian town of Kobani. Umit Bektas/Reuters Relatives of a 23-year-old Islamic State (ISIS) recruit this week told the Canadian     Add Comment

UPDATE 1-Canada regulator bars ex-media mogul Conrad Black from executive roles 
Reuters UK - 2/27/2015
(Adds comment from Black) TORONTO Feb 27 (Reuters) - Former media mogul and convicted felon Conrad Black may no longer hold executive positions at listed companies or investment funds in the Canadian     Add Comment
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>>   Offbeat News
Seattle woman knocked unconscious in drive-by egg throwing incident 
Reuters India - 2/27/2015
12:20am IST SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle police searched on Friday for a vandal who hurled an egg at a woman standing outside a local bar, striking her in the head and knocking her unconscious in
Seattle woman knocked unconscious in drive-by egg throwing incident (Reuters) West Australian
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NYC trucker accused of avoiding toll with device inspired by James Bond 
Reuters - 2/26/2015
(Reuters) - A trucker accused of using a James Bond-style retractable bumper to evade a $95 toll on the George Washington Bridge has been charged with using burglary tools, police said on Thursday.
NYC trucker accused of avoiding toll with device inspired by James Bond (Reuters) Yahoo!Xtra
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Toronto mystery tunnel had rosary nailed to wall, police say 
Reuters Canada - 2/24/2015
By Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - A mysterious tunnel discovered in Toronto near one of the venues for this summer's Pan American Games contained a rosary with a crucifix and poppy, and there     Add Comment

Arrests made in emu beating death in Texas 
CNEWS - 2/26/2015
Eight people have either been arrested or cited by police for their roles in stealing an emu in a rural Texas town and beating it to death, the Comanche County Sheriff's Department said on Thursday.
At least eight linked to theft, beating death of emu in Texas (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Ex-con tells judge he robbed bank to get sent back to prison 
Miami Herald - 2/26/2015
An ex-convict who robbed a bank hoping he'd be sent back to prison told an Indiana judge he wanted to plead guilty only if he received the maximum 8-year sentence. David Potchen, 53, said he was desperate     Add Comment

Circus acrobat reported missing in Atlanta has been found (Reuters) 
Yahoo! News Australia - 2/27/2015
(Reuters) - An acrobat reported missing in Atlanta by the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus has been found, a production company said on Friday. Police issued a missing pers...    Add Comment

IDG Contributor Network: Photoshop competitor Krita is a true creative tool -- and  
ITworld.com - 2/26/2015
Open source has some of the greatest tools, which continues to prove that you don't have to lock-down the code behind guarded walls to make a better product. Some popular open source products that don't     Add Comment

Authorities in Arizona chase down two llamas on the loose (Reuters) 
Yahoo! News Australia - 2/26/2015
(Reuters) - Two escaped llamas led authorities in Phoenix on a long chase on Thursday as audiences nationwide were captivated by live video of their escapades filmed from television news helicopters.     Add Comment

The 11 people you meet on (nearly) every open source project 
ITworld.com - 2/26/2015
Josh Lindenmuth, CIO of payroll services company Payce, Inc. , identifies this breed of open source developer by their mantra: I just want to code. "These developers don't want to socialize, attend meetings,     Add Comment

Stone Age Britons imported wheat in shock sign of sophistication (Reuters) 
Yahoo! News Australia - 2/26/2015
By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) - Stone Age Britons imported wheat about 8,000 years ago in a surprising sign of sophistication for primitive hunter-gatherers long viewed as isolated fr...    Add Comment

We now have brain-controlled drones 
Red Orbit - 2/26/2015
Pilot flying a drone using electric brain waves. (Credit: Tekever) Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – @BednarChuck Researchers have successfully demonstrated a brain-to-computer interface that makes     Add Comment

Driver near Seattle blames owl-watching for car crash 
Yahoo! News - 2/26/2015
SEATTLE (Reuters) - A man who crashed his car into a utility pole near Seattle on Wednesday gave police a unique excuse for the pre-dawn accident: He was owl watching. Police in Tukwila, about 10 miles
Driver Blames Car Crash On Owl: Cops Huffington Post
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Driver near Seattle blames owl-watching for car crash (Reuters) 
Yahoo! News Australia - 2/25/2015
SEATTLE (Reuters) - A man who crashed his car into a utility pole near Seattle on Wednesday gave police a unique excuse for the pre-dawn accident: He was owl watching. Police in Tukwila...    Add Comment

Trapped driver takes selfie video as he is cut from wreckage (Yahoo7) 
West Australian - 2/24/2015
A driver trapped in a car crash has taken extraordinary vision of emergency services working to cut him free from the wreckage.    Add Comment

Brazil judge in Batista case seen driving tycoon's seized Porsche (Reuters) 
West Australian - 2/24/2015
Brazil judge in Batista case seen driving tycoon s seized Porsche - The West Australian Brazilian tycoon Eike Batista checks his mobile phone before his court hearing in Rio de Janeiro November 18,     Add Comment

Pedal power keeps the reels turning (The West Australian) 
West Australian - 2/22/2015
Pedal power keeps the reels turning - The West Australian Wheel deal: Jonathan Thwaites with Belgian tourists Dries Vetters and Martien. Picture: Ben Crabtree/The West Australian A movie screening
Pedal power keeps the reels turning West Australian
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Afghan central bank branch employees raid their own bank and run 
Yahoo! News - 2/21/2015
By KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Staff at a branch of Afghanistan's central bank in southern Kandahar province may have got away with as much as 81 million Afghanis ($1.4 million) when they robbed     Add Comment

Afghan central bank branch employees raid their own bank and run (Reuters) 
West Australian - 2/21/2015
Afghan central bank branch employees raid their own bank and run - The West Australian KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Staff at a branch of Afghanistan's central bank in southern Kandahar province     Add Comment

Toronto police cut $5 million from budget as pressure on city mounts 
MSN Canada - 2/21/2015
Without discussion or debate, Toronto police say they have done their part to find $5 million in cuts to help balance the city’s budget. In a report to the Toronto Police Services Board on Thursday,     Add Comment

Boy with autism put in handcuffs for throwing chairs 
MSN Canada - 2/21/2015
The parents of a nine-year-old boy who has autism are angry Ottawa police handcuffed their son after he reportedly threw chairs inside the principal's office. Officials told Daniel Ten Oever's parents,     Add Comment
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