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at 10:05 on August 25, 2016, EDT.

Goodale says there is no tolerance for 'inappropriate use of force' in prison

OTTAWA — Federal Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says there should be no tolerance for the inappropriate use of force by corrections officials.

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at 08:49 on August 25, 2016, EDT.

Five years after mine closure, Asbestos, Que., seeking new identity

ASBESTOS, Que. — To residents of Asbestos, Que., the once-mighty Jeffrey mine that gave the town its identity is known simply as "the hole."

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at 23:19 on August 24, 2016, EDT.

Regina health region didn't notify people about snooping worker: privacy official

REGINA — Saskatchewan's privacy commissioner says the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region didn't do enough after an employee was caught snooping into patient's records.

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at 22:18 on August 24, 2016, EDT.

City of Calgary apologizes for WCB data breach of 3,700 employees; says no malice

CALGARY — The City of Calgary has wrapped up its investigation into a privacy breach in June involving more than 3,700 employees.

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at 18:43 on August 24, 2016, EDT.

Violence has taken years off of life expectancy in Syria

LONDON — The ongoing violence in Syria has taken years off of people's life expectancy, according to a new analysis published in the journal Lancet on Wednesday.

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at 17:07 on August 24, 2016, EDT.

Scalpel-free brain surgery safe, effective for essential tremor: researchers

TORONTO — For years — decades, actually — Noreen Smith couldn't perform the simple actions of everyday living that most of us take for granted: drinking a cup of coffee; writing her name; styling her hair.

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