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Harper budget cuts and CBC cancellations spark Twitter storm
Cancellations and job losses announced today by the CBC have caused a stir across social media -- Canadians lament the loss of Radio One's "Dispatches" and News Network's "Connect with Mark Kelley".
Apr 10th, 2012
Jack Layton named Canada's Newsmaker of the Year
Editors and news directors from across Canada have selected the late, former NDP leader Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year.
Dec 22nd, 2011
Editors, news directors select Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year
OTTAWA _ John Gilbert Layton wore dozens of different name tags in his decades of public service: activist, guitarist, father and finally, leader of the official Opposition. Most knew the NDP...
The Canadian Press
Dec 22nd, 2011
Don Cherry in a black jacket
Who would have known that the elegant-looking guy near the exit of Rogers Arena was the Coach himself? I had eyed a gentleman in a dark long coat and hat, looking like a detective from L.A....
May 24th, 2011
When hockey and headshots collide
Does it take the loss of the NHL’s brightest star to make progress in hockey’s constant concussion battle?
Jan 23rd, 2011