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Chretien: Iraq Mission 'A Done Deal'

OTTAWA - Former prime minister Jean Chretien says the federal government's decision to send special forces to northern Iraq to help fight an extremist group could pull Canada into further commitments in the region.In an interview with CBC radio, Chre...

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Jean Chrétien says Canada is all in on Iraq mission

Former prime minister Jean Chétien tells CBC Radio's The House that Canada is all in on Iraq now that it has joined the U.S.-led coalition. And he warns it will be hard to say no to any further requests for support in the fight against ISIS.

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And We're Off

TORONTO - Rob Ford's brother Doug has officially kicked off his campaign for Toronto mayor, greeting a throng of supporters with a message from his ailing sibling.Doug Ford was met with chants of "we love you" by a few dozen supporters at h...

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Hundreds of Volunteers Join Search for Missing UVa Student

More than a thousand volunteers spread out through Charlottesville, Va., today to help in the seach for Hannah Graham, one week after the missing University of Virginia student was last seen. Police told ABC News today that a person of interest who was seen going into a bar with Graham the night...

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Agreement reached between Yemeni government and warring Houthi rebels: U.N. envoy

SANAA (Reuters) - A United Nations envoy to Yemen said on Saturday that the government had reached an agreement to end fighting with the Shi'ite Houthi militia who have brought their northern rebellion into the capital Sanaa. "This agreement shall be a national document that will advance the path of peaceful change, and will lay the foundations for national partnership and for security and stability," the envoy, Jamal Benomar, said in a statement. He said preparations were being made for the...

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