Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda for Wednesday, July 11

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press News Agenda for Wednesday, July 11

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The Canadian Press News Agenda for July 11


EDITORS: Following is a list of news events for Wednesday, July 11 as of 9:30 p.m. ET: x-denotes wire, y-denotes picture, z-denotes graphics coverage. Copy from other events based on merit and availability. All times local unless otherwise noted. Queries about these events and stories in The Canadian Press report should be directed to the departments listed below (all phone numbers 416 area code):

Main Desk (National News) 507-2150; Sports Desk 507-2154; Ontario Desk 507-2159; Photo Desk 507-2169; Specials Desk (Syndicated Copy) 507-2152; IT Desk (Technical Trouble) 507-2099 or 1-800-268-8149.


HAMPSHIRE _ Bombardier Aerospace returns to the Farnborough International Airshow with a display of its business and commercial aircraft. Through July 13.


LONGUE-POINTE-DE-MINGAN, Que. _ Senator Michel Rivard welcomes a U.S. army contingent that will search later this month for the remains of five American crewmen whose seaplane sank in the St. Lawrence River in 1942. (11 a.m. at Parks Canada Reception and Interpretation Centre, 625 Rue du Centre)


OTTAWA _ David Kilgour and Falun Dafa Association hold a news conference to urge Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird to intervene with China on behalf of Falun Gong practitioners. (10 a.m. at Parliament Hill, Room 130S Centre Block )

OTTAWA _ Liberal Finance Critic Scott Brison holds a news conference to discuss economic issues facing young people. (11 a.m. at National Press Theatre, 150 Wellingston St. )

OTTAWA _ The Canadian Forces Nijmegen Marchers departure parade. On July 17, they will begin four days of marching through the countryside and streets of towns and villages of the Nijmegen area in the Netherlands as a reminder of the sacrifices made by Canadians in Europe during the 20th century. (11:30 a.m. at Canadian War Museum, LeBreton Gallery, 1 Vimy Place)

OTTAWA _ DragonWave Inc. releases first-quarter earnings after markets close. A conference call to be held on July 12. (4 p.m.)


TORONTO _ Microsoft holds its Worldwide Partner Conference with 15,000 delegates from high-tech companies. Through July 13. (Metro Toronto Convention Centre and Air Canada Centre)

TORONTO _ Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. holds third-quarter conference call. Dial 1-888-231-8191 or go to for live webcast. (8:30 a.m.)

TORONTO _ The Law Commission of Ontario presents its Final Report and Framework for the Law as it Affects Older Adults. (9:30 a.m. at Convocation Hall, Law Society of Upper Canada, Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West)

TORONTO _ Canadian hurdling Stars Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and Perdita Felicien compete at the 2012 Toronto International Track and Field Games. (University of Toronto's Varsity Centre)


CALGARY _ Calgary Stampede and Rodeo, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Through July 15.

CALGARY _ Alberta Health Minister Fred Horne and Advanced Education Minister Stephen Khan make research health announcement. …

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