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at 15:58 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

Was Panama Canal the reason Canada stalled in declaring war on Germany?

MILTON, Ont. - A 99-year old former squadron leader with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War had a ringside seat at an event that could shed new light on why Canada waited until Sept. 10, 1939, to declare war on Nazi Germany.

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at 16:47 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

From London, Harper describes Sotloff death as 'barbaric and unacceptable'

LONDON - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is in the U.K. in advance of a NATO summit in Wales later this week — and tweeting about reports of another beheading in Iraq.

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at 16:42 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

Omar Khadr trying again to sue Canada for $20M and claim conspiracy with U.S.

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr tries again Wednesday to expand his civil lawsuit against the federal government to include a claim that Canada conspired with the United States for what he says was the abuse of his rights and torture.

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at 16:26 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

NATO struggles to define collective defence in the age of cyberwarfare

LONDON, England - Keystrokes could soon replace Kalashnikovs as the harbinger of future wars once NATO leaders endorse an updated policy that places catastrophic cyberattacks in the same league as real-world bombs and bullets.

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at 16:24 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

Students lament learning time wasted as strike shutters B.C. public schools

VANCOUVER - Queena Zeng anticipated her final year of high school would be fairly stressful, packed with SAT cram sessions and the nerve-racking wait for university acceptance letters.

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at 16:21 on September 02, 2014, EDT.

Retirement looming for vintage Lee-Enfield rifles used by Canadian Rangers

OTTAWA - After decades of service, the military's last Lee-Enfield rifles are finally getting close to retirement.

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