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 2017-08-23 02:05 

CTV News

Trump won't pardon sheriff; tensions high at rally site... +

U.S. President Donald Trump won't pardon former sheriff Joe Arpaio during his visit to Arizona, the White House said Tuesday as supporters and protesters gathered near the site of Trump's latest campaign rally....

 2017-08-23 02:04 

CTV News

Study predicts spike in West Nile cases for Ontario this summer... +

A West Nile Virus epidemic with as many as 500 human cases is expected to strike Ontario this summer, according to new research from Brock University....

 2017-08-23 01:57 

Global News

Wayward B.C. oriole found in Ontario finally back home and released into the wild... +

After being nursed back to health, she was flown back to B.C. on an Air Canada flight last week....

 2017-08-23 01:56 

Global News

Translink adding 105,000 service hours starting Sept. 4... +

Service hours will be added in areas that are either ...

 2017-08-23 01:52 

Globe and Mail

Heavy wind, rain as Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc in Hong Kong... +

The category 10 storm churned up water in Victoria Harbour and triggered large swells and massive waves on some of the citys most popular beaches...

 2017-08-23 01:52 

National Post

Tony de Brum, global voice for fighting climate change, dies... +

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The Marshall Islands president says the Pacific nation’s former climate ambassador and a leading voice behind the Paris Agreement has died. Tony de Brum saw the effects of rising seas firsthand from his home in the lo...

 2017-08-23 01:51 

Global News

Large crowds, minor skirmishes outside Trumps Phoenix rally... +

Protesters engaged in minor scuffles and shouting matches with President Donald Trump supporters on Tuesday as hundreds of people lined up to get inside a rally...

 2017-08-23 01:48 

Global News

Street in community northeast of Edmonton being targeted by golf balls: Alberta RCMP... +

Alberta RCMP say a street in an Edmonton-area community is being used as a driving range....

 2017-08-23 01:46 

Global News

The father of Nick Lang, who died in B.C. government care, blasts province amid civil suit... +
 2017-08-23 01:46 

National Post

No strikeouts for Judge as streak finally ends... +

DETROIT - Aaron Judge singled and walked three times before being removed in the seventh inning Tuesday night, ending his record-setting streak of 37 games with at least one strikeout. The New York Yankees led Detroit 11-1 when Judge was removed for...

 2017-08-23 01:45 

National Post

Top-seeded Radwanska gets past Bouchard at Connecticut Open... +

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska survived a second-set comeback bid from Eugenie Bouchard to advance to the quarterfinals of the Connecticut Open on Tuesday. The 10th-ranked Radwanska, who won the title in New Haven last year, defea...

 2017-08-23 01:43 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. government seeks to join court case against Kinder Morgan... +

The B.C. government has formally applied for intervener status in a court case involving Kinder Morgans Trans Mountain pipeline....

 2017-08-23 01:43 

National Post

Forget the money and perks: Being a nanny for the super-rich is not the dream job it seems... +

If you could make $164,000 a year in a job that involved luxury cars, travel and rent-free living, youd consider it, right?...

 2017-08-23 01:40 

National Post

Panama to require visa for Venezuelans amid crisis... +

PANAMA CITY - Panama’s president says his country will begin requiring an entry visa for Venezuelans beginning in October as their homeland slips deeper into crisis. President Juan Carlos Varela said Tuesday that recent events in Venezuela for...

 2017-08-23 01:40 

Globe and Mail

Asia joins global stocks rally, dollar buoyant ahead of central bankers meeting ... +

Asia took its cues from Wall Street, which saw the Dow rise 0.9 per cent, the S&P 500 climb 1 per cent and the Nasdaq gain 1.4 per cent as technology shares rallied...

 2017-08-23 01:37 

CTV News

Severe storm batters southeastern Ontario; tornado watch ends... +

A tornado watch has ended after a major storm pounded Ottawa and parts of Quebec with heavy rain, intense winds and hail....

 2017-08-23 01:33 

Vancouver Sun

Green Leader Weaver pushes foreign-buyer ban for farmland... +

B.C.s government must fight raging land speculation by banning non-resident purchases of B.C. farmland and extending a residential foreign-buyer tax across the province, Green party Leader A...

 2017-08-23 01:32 

National Post

Black, Bellemarre win bronze medals for Canada at University Games... +

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Gymnast Ellie Black and weightlifter Alex Bellemarre earned bronze medals for Canada on Tuesday at the University Games. Black posted 54.950 points, including 14.500 on the vault and 14.000 on the beam to win bronze in the womenR...

 2017-08-23 01:31 

Globe and Mail

Ezra Levant admits The Rebel needs more oversight in wake of controversies... +

Levant said hes been a flawed leader who has made mistakes...

 2017-08-23 01:31 

Global News

Donald Trump vows to keep fighting in Afghanistan. How does this affect Canada?... +

U.S. PresidentDonald Trumphas vowedto keep American troops fighting inAfghanistanand called on other NATO members, like Canada, to help support the new strategy....

 2017-08-23 01:28 

National Post

UFC: Champ Jon Jones flagged for another failed doping test... +

LAS VEGAS - Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been notified of another potential violation of the UFC’s anti-doping policy. The UFC announced the potential violation Tuesday night for Jones, widely considered the top pound-for-pound fig...

 2017-08-23 01:27 

Global News

Calgary man dies after falling 40 metres while hiking near Lake Louise... +

RCMP say due to the remote location, it took until Tuesday for police to retrieve the man's body with a helicopter using a line....

 2017-08-23 01:26 

National Post

The Latest: Ohio man among 10 missing sailors... +

DETROIT - The Latest on the soldiers missing after Navy warship collision in Southeast Asia (all times local): 8:20 p.m. An Ohio man engaged to be married next year is among 10 U.S. sailors missing since the USS John McCain collided with an oil tank...

 2017-08-23 01:25 

National Post

Latino coalition: CBS diversity progress is part of new push... +

LOS ANGELES - Latino leaders meeting with top CBS executives last week were braced for a confrontation over a protracted scarcity of Latino actors and stories on the network’s prime-time shows. “We said, ‘That’s it, no more&#...

 2017-08-23 01:24 

National Post

The Rebel up for a bit of reboot, says outlet founder Ezra Levant... +

OTTAWA - The founder of the online news site The Rebel admits its content and management need more oversight in the wake of a string of controversies. One reporter was fired, another founder quit and two other contributors resigned last week after t...

 2017-08-23 01:24 

CBC

Parliamentary committee ponders how to cope with nuclear threat from North Korea... +

A summer of sabre-rattling with North Korea appears to have put a dent in the Liberal resolve to keep Canada out of the U.S. ballistic missile shield....

 2017-08-23 01:23 

Vancouver Sun

Bacon trial: Now-dead Dhak gang bodyguard spotted near murder scene... +

KELOWNA The bodyguard for the man accused of orchestrating the murder of Jonathan Bacon was in West Kelowna the morning of the shooting, surveillance tapes show. Thomas Mantel pumped gas into a s...

 2017-08-23 01:23 

National Post

103-year-old Cambodian woman becomes US citizen... +

LOS ANGELES - A 103-year-old Cambodian woman who survived starvation and war in her native land is now a United States citizen. Hong Inh was the oldest of more than 10,000 people who took the oath Tuesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center. She be...

 2017-08-23 01:22 

Globe and Mail

Indigenous woman calls Ukrainian groups dance 'offensive... +

The dance group said the performance was meant to promote inclusivity, not disrespect Indigenous culture...

 2017-08-23 01:20 

Toronto Star

African Canadian Legal Clinic calls for investigation of funding suspension... +

The province does not plan to intervene after the African Canadian Legal Clinic asked it to investigate Legal Aid Ontario’s decision to suspend their funding. The ACLC called legal aid’s decision “biased, unjust and racist” in ...

 2017-08-23 01:19 

National Post

Court allows Western Force to appeal Super Rugby axing... +

SYDNEY, Australia - A Supreme Court judge has granted the Western Force the right to appeal the Australian Rugby Union’s decision to axe the team from the Super Rugby competition. Justice David Hammerschlag of the New South Wales state Supreme...

 2017-08-23 01:16 

Global News

Niki Ashton in no way accepts endorsement from alleged Holocaust denier... +

Federal NDP leadership contender Niki Ashton is rejecting an endorsement from a supporter who's been accused of holding anti-Semitic views....

 2017-08-23 01:15 

Global News

Threatened Peterborough neighbourhoods fireworks display gets the go-ahead... +

It looked like a popular fireworks display would fizzle out but last-minute permits were received and the show will go on!...

 2017-08-23 01:13 

National Post

Texas man out on bond amid wrongful prosecution claim... +

GEORGETOWN, Texas - A Central Texas man who spent the last three years in prison for the molestation of a 4-year-old boy has been released on bond after his attorneys argued the wrong man had been convicted. Greg Kelley was released Tuesday from the...

 2017-08-23 01:11 

CBC

4 teens lure man through online dating site, pepper-spray and carjack him... +

Four teenagers pepper-sprayed and carjacked a Winnipeg man Monday afternoon who showed up for what he thought was a date he'd arranged through a free online dating site, police say. ...

 2017-08-23 01:11 

CTV News

4 Winnipeg teens charged after man's online date ends in car jacking... +

Four Winnipeg teenagers have been charged in what police say was an online dating scam that ended with a man's vehicle being stolen....

 2017-08-23 01:10 

Global News

Markham man in U.S. custody faces additional child sexual exploitation charges in Canada... +

The OPP, which has been working with FBI officials, say members of their police force, Canada Border Services Agency and York regional police executed a search warrant at a Markham, Ont., residence and seized several computers and related items that conta...

 2017-08-23 01:05 

National Post

Radwanska downs Canadian Bouchard in second round at Connecticut Open... +

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard was eliminated from the Connecticut Open on Tuesday night, falling in straight sets to top seed Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland in the second round. Radwanska, the World No. 10, downed the 23-year-old...

 2017-08-23 01:05 

CBC

Niki Ashton rejects NDP leadership endorsement from man B'nai Brith calls a Holocaust denier... +

NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton issued a statement Tuesday rejecting unwanted political support from a controversial Canadian-Palestinian who B'nai Brith Canada has called a Holocaust denier....

 2017-08-23 01:04 

Global News

Feds trying to stem tide of refugees flowing into Canada... +

For months, the federal government denied the influx of refugees from the United States was anything to worry about but now the Trudeau government appears to have changed its tune....

 2017-08-23 01:02 

Global News

Jail house snitch testifies in Kelowna trial of man accused of murdering his wife... +

In August 2010, Laura Lett-Beckett drowned near Shelter Bay in Upper Arrow Lake while on a vacation with her husband. ...

 2017-08-23 01:02 

Global News

With B.C. burning, Shuswap has seen a mixed tourist season... +

The summer tourism season is crucial for many businesses in the Shuswap region....

 2017-08-23 01:02 

Globe and Mail

Mounties charge five in Surrey drug bust, BC NDP announces anti-gang initiative... +

The RCMP announced the bust the same day the province unveiled $500,000 for a Surrey program that aims to keep at-risk youth away from gangs...

 2017-08-23 01:00 

National Post

Jammed: Eclipse crowds may have doubled Wyomings population... +

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The least populated state in the nation has seen total eclipses before but likely never as many people. The amount of traffic during Monday’s eclipse suggests Wyoming may have temporarily doubled its population of 585,000 R...

 2017-08-23 01:00 

Global News

Richmond Mountie enforcing distracted driving rules struck in hit-and-run... +

The officer was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and RCMP say the police vehicle was substantially damaged....

 2017-08-23 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

This Just In: Kat Von D Creme Contour Palette... +

Three new products to put on your shopping list....

 2017-08-23 00:59 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. school districts in hiring crunch, face teachers shortage... +

Help wanted. With two weeks left before the school year starts, hundreds of teaching positions are still vacant in more than 30 school districts across B.C. About 171 full-time jobs still need to b...

 2017-08-23 00:56 

Globe and Mail

Manitoba wont legislate judges upgraded training in sexual-assault law: report... +

Provincial court judges in Manitoba receive at least 10 days of judicial education a year, and their education and training is planned by a Manitoba Provincial Court education committee...

 2017-08-23 00:56 

CBC

Cross-border booze appeal a chance to hit reset on interprovincial trade, MP says... +

A Conservative MP in British Columbia is urging Canadians to contact their members of Parliament about the New Brunswick case involving cross-border alcohol limits that heads to the Supreme Court of Canada in December....

 2017-08-23 00:56 

Globe and Mail

Ottawa denies being unprepared for surge of asylum seekers... +

We were prepared. We were always on top of this, Canadas Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said in an interview...

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