January 13, 1992

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MEDICARE TO THE RESCUE

CANADA

CANADA SPEAKS OUT

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THE COST OF SAVING YOUNG LIVES

MEDICARE TO THE RESCUE 3233
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MEDICARE TO THE RESCUE

AMERICANS ARE LOOKING NORTH FOR SOLUTIONS TO THEIR HEALTHCARE PROBLEMS
CANADA SPEAKS OUT 1213
CANADA

CANADA SPEAKS OUT

MANY CITIZENS ARE RESPONDING TO THE COUNTRY’S UNITY CRISIS WITH PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF PATRIOTISM
THE COST OF SAVING YOUNG LIVES 3637
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THE COST OF SAVING YOUNG LIVES

Lynn Kontak says that she was exhausted but elated when her first child, Jason, was born in Halifax’s Grace Maternity Hospital at 8:56 p.m. on March 7, 1988. But her euphoria quickly faded. Within hours of the birth, a doctor told her that Jason showed symptoms indicating that he was not receiving enough oxygen.
More pain, some gain 2829
BUSINESS

More pain, some gain

Forecasters predict a slow recovery in 1992
Toronto’s firebrand 1617
CANADA

Toronto’s firebrand

Dudley Laws has earned respect—and enemies
FACING RADICAL SURGERY 3839
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FACING RADICAL SURGERY

BUDGET CUTS THREATEN CANADIAN MEDICAREF
A recipe for success 2223
WORLD

A recipe for success

In the marbled opulence of the six-tiered Colón Theatre, an international assembly of 3,000 oil executives and politicians was listening to an evocative tango for cello and strings by contemporary Argentine composer José Bragato. The classical, almost ethereal tango seemed a world apart from the steamy eroticism of its forerunner, still strummed nightly on guitars in Buenos Aires’s run-down San Telmo nightclub district.
NEW YEAR’S SHOCK 1819
WORLD

NEW YEAR’S SHOCK

CONSUMERS REEL AS RUSSIA LIFTS PRICE CONTROLS ON FOOD, FUEL, UTILITIES AND OTHER GOODS
A deal that saved the Lightning 4445
SPORTS WATCH

A deal that saved the Lightning

Phil Esposito is one of those guys who will take only ‘yes’ for an answer. In Tampa, ‘no’ doesn’t do it.
RUNNING OUT OF GAS 2627
BUSINESS

RUNNING OUT OF GAS

IMPERIAL OIL IS PLANNING MASSIVE CUTBACKS TO ADAPT TO HARSH NEW REALITIES IN WORLD MARKETS
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