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Global Toronto cuts noon newscasts

From CP via ctvtoronto.ca: Canwest Global Communications Corp. says Global Toronto is eliminating its noon television newscasts. Canwest spokesman John Douglas wouldn't confirm how many layoffs the decision will result in, but says fewer than 40 employees will be affected. He says Canwest decided in November that it would eliminate the morning newscast, and in […]

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Wed, January 21 2009 » Main Page, Media » Comments Off

ctvtoronto.ca story on Inauguration Day at the Bloor

I went to the Bloor Cinema today to cover the inauguration of Barack Hussein Obama as the 44th president of the United States — and the first black one. Here's the story. And here's my coverage of the Nov. 4 festivities at Plaza Flamingo when Obama won his historic victory.

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