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Ontario island set on fire to help rare trees

!A Parks Canada crew observe a section of Camelot Island, as part of a prescribed fire in Thousand Islands National Park in an effort to protect the rare, fire dependent pitch pine on Tuesday July 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand -
  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:03 PM

Ontario island set on fire by Parks Canada to help rare pine trees flourish

English Channel swimmer makes grandfather proud

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Soldier joked in '44 about channel swim; granddaughter does it 70 years later

Harper gov't proposes easing gun law

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Restrictions on transporting firearms to be eased under federal proposal

Liberals want ethics probe re-opened

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 4:59 PM

Now that Duffy's charged, ethics commissioner should investigate, says Regan

B.C. man charged with joining fighters in Syria

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 4:57 PM

B.C. man faces terror charge, accused of joining Islamist fighters in Syria

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