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Obama's speech addresses climate change, women's rights, citizenship

US President Obama delivered a speech tonight at Democratic National Convention that addressed a wide range of issues, from economic struggle to citizenship to climate change and gay rights...

Housing activists take over Hastings condo site

Paris Annex condos got some unexpected occupants today.

In Chinatown, residents' group rejects proposed condos

Some Chinatown residents, largely left out of the loop on the proposed Chinatown condo plan, say they fear increased rent and loss of community in the neighbourhood.