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Unique lunar eclipse will turn moon red starting tonight around 7:30

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The eclipse, which has been called a "super wolf blood moon" has only happened three times in the past two centuries, and astronomers say it will be easy to see.

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Big telcos hike internet prices amid soaring demand, revenues

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Telus, Bell and Shaw are all raising prices on select internet plans over the next few months. The hikes come on the heels of internet price increases by Telus, Shaw, Bell and Rogers in 2018.

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Lunar eclipse to darken Canadian skies this weekend — here's how you can see it

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On Jan. 20 or 21 (depending on where you are in the country), Canada will be treated to a total lunar eclipse. It's being hailed on social media as the "super blood wolf moon," though it's not really different from any other total lunar eclipse. That is, it'll still be magnificent.

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Giuliani just made it a lot harder for Trump to cry 'witch hunt'

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U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani went from "no collusion" to helping to legitimize the Robert Mueller probe during a CNN interview this week. It could be a sign that Trump's legal team is bracing for something big.

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Twins get some 'mystifying' results when they put 5 ancestry DNA kits to the test

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Last spring, Marketplace host Charlsie Agro and her identical twin sister, Carly, bought DNA ancestry kits from five of the most popular companies in the industry. Find out why some of the results they received left a team of computational biologists at Yale University baffled.

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If you submitted the same dna several times to the same testing company, would the results be identical?

Lithium-ion batteries for e-cigarette caused fire on Vancouver-bound WestJet flight: TSB

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The fire that caused a WestJet flight from Calgary to Vancouver to turn back was sparked by lithium-ion batteries for an e-cigarette, according to a TSB report.

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And of course it was in a "tactical" backpack.
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