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 2018-01-24 07:34 

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Insurgents attack children's group in eastern Afghanistan...

Afghan officials say gunmen have attacked an office of Save the Children in eastern Nangarhar province....

 2018-01-24 07:24 

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NBA scores: LeBron reaches 30,000 point mark but Cavs lose to Spurs...

LeBron James became the youngest player ever with 30,000 career points, but LaMarcus Aldridge scored 30 points to lift the San Antonio Spurs over the slumping Cleveland Cavaliers 114-102 on Tuesday night....

 2018-01-24 07:04 

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California prosecutors seek to bar parents from contacting 13 kids kept captive...

California prosecutors are asking a judge to bar the parents accused of torturing their children and shackling them to beds for months at a time from contacting the victims....

 2018-01-24 06:29 

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Asian shares mixed on jitters over trade tensions...

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as Japan's benchmark took a rest from a spate of recent jumps. Worries over a resurgence of trade tensions overshadowed regional markets....

 2018-01-24 06:20 

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Puerto Rico awaits foreclosure wave as mortgage moratoriums expire...

Hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are facing the loss of their homes upon the expiration of a three-month moratorium on mortgage payments that banks offered after Hurricane Maria devastated the island....

 2018-01-24 06:02 

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Philippine volcano spreads lava three kilometres from crater...

Lava fountaining regularly from the Philippines' most active volcano has flowed up to three kilometres from the crater in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption....

 2018-01-24 05:45 

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Sharks players Hertl and Braun express regret over insulting Winnipeg in video...

Tomas Hertl and Justin Braun had made fun of Winnipeg this past summer in a videotaped interview that was released by the team's official broadcaster. Politicians and fans expressed outrage at their answers when Hertl and Braun named Winnipeg the wors...

 2018-01-24 05:25 

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Activists rip Kim Jong Un's photo in Olympic protest...

Anti-Pyongyang activists on Wednesday ripped photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the latest protests in Seoul against South Korea's outreach to North Korea over next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics....

 2018-01-24 05:01 

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Herbal products and prescription meds often don't mix, new review finds...

A new study suggests that many people taking herbal supplements such as ginseng or green tea are unaware that the so-called...

 2018-01-24 04:57 

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Flu can be fatal for healthy kids and young adults: experts...

When most people think about deaths from influenza, elderly patients with underlying health conditions are likely the first to come to mind. But the complications of flu can also be fatal on rare occasions in children and young adults, even those who are ...

 2018-01-24 04:29 

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D.C. sniper requests hearing to ask for lower sentence...

A sniper who randomly killed 10 people and terrorized the Washington, D.C., region more than 15 years ago is entitled to a new hearing to ask for a lighter sentence, his lawyer argued Tuesday to a federal appeals court....

 2018-01-24 03:32 

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Skepticism, worry amid preparation for Rohingya repatriation...

In interviews in recent weeks with dozens of the nearly 700,000 Rohingya who've poured into Bangladesh since August in what's become the world's worst refugee crisis, The Associated Press has found deep skepticism, if not outright terror, abou...

 2018-01-24 03:24 

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Philippine volcano spreads lava almost three kilometres from crater...

Lava fountaining regularly from the Philippines' most active volcano has flowed up to 3 kilometres from the crater in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption....

 2018-01-24 03:18 

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'So glad that you're here': MMIW inquiry begins in Yellowknife...

After a year of struggles, the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls resumed Tuesday in Yellowknife....

 2018-01-24 02:36 

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Girl tortured with siblings was bullied, frail: classmate...

The oldest of the 13 California siblings who authorities said were imprisoned by their parents was frail, smelly and picked on as a grade school student in Texas, one of her classmates said in a heart-wrenching Facebook post....

 2018-01-24 02:19 

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LeBron James becomes seventh to reach 30,000 career points...

LeBron James has joined the NBA's 30,000-point club....

 2018-01-24 01:41 

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Calgary skydiver killed in Southern California roof crash...

Authorities have identified a Canadian skydiver who died when he fell onto the roof of a home in Southern California....

 2018-01-24 01:36 

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3 big stories you might have missed on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018...

Kevin O'Leary said he is planning a party to help him pay back more than $500,000 in campaign trail debt, Tuesday's tsunami warning has a B.C. woman recalling the time she fled in a row boat, and Canada's freshly inked TPP agreement is the lat...

 2018-01-24 01:34 

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Gay couple sues U.S. government for denying citizenship to one of their twins...

A same-sex couple is suing the U.S. government after one of their two twin sons was denied citizenship....

 2018-01-24 01:31 

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Majority of Canadians don't have a will: poll...

According to a new poll, 51 per cent of Canadians do not have a will....

 2018-01-24 01:23 

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Bodies of B.C. father, teen daughter recovered after ATV accident...

A search for a man and his teenage daughter who were swept away while crossing a Vancouver Island creek on an all-terrain vehicle has come to an end after both bodies were found....

 2018-01-24 01:09 

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Critically acclaimed science-fiction writer Ursula K. Le Guin dies at 88...

Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, has died at 88....

 2018-01-24 01:03 

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Maduro to seek re-election as Venezuela eyes vote by April...

President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday he is ready to seek re-election after his allies pushed forward voting in a move widely seen as a bid to capitalize on disarray in the Venezuelan opposition and consolidate power amid a freefalling economy....

 2018-01-24 00:23 

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B.C. woman recalls fleeing 1964 tsunami in rowboat after quake...

Tuesday's tsunami warning reminded a Port Alberni, B.C. woman of the time she and her family were forced to flee an actual tsunami in 1964....

 2018-01-24 00:01 

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Kevin O'Leary throwing event at Toronto castle to pay off $500K campaign debt...

Kevin O'Leary plans to throw a glitzy fundraiser at a Toronto castle with celebrity guests this spring in hopes of paying off more than $500,000 in debt racked up during his failed Conservative leadership bid....

 2018-01-23 23:54 

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Zamboni McZamboniface? An N.S. arena's Canadian twist on the viral naming trend...

Zamboni McZamboniface is a bit of a mouthful, but that could be the name of the new ice resurfacing machine at a Nova Scotia arena if local kids choose to continue a long-running joke. The Dominion Arena in Dominion, N.S. has asked children 12 years old a...

 2018-01-23 23:43 

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U.S. Senate approves Powell to follow Yellen as Fed chair in Feb....

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday approved President Donald Trump's selection of Jerome Powell to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve beginning next month....

 2018-01-23 23:21 

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Virtue and Victory: COC draws on themes of fair play for new edgy campaign...

Drawing on themes of fair play and perseverance, the Canadian Olympic Committee launched its new...

 2018-01-23 22:58 

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Quebec municipalities using environmentally friendly alternatives to road salt...

Several Quebec municipalities that want to reduce their use of rock salt are turning to beet juice and wood chips as alternative de-icing options....

 2018-01-23 22:44 

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NHL wants Seattle, but is the Emerald City a hockeytown?...

All indications are that the NHL and Seattle are on the verge of a marriage sometime in 2018. The arrival of an NHL franchise -- likely in 2020 or 2021 depending on construction of a remodeled Seattle Center arena -- will fill a void in the gloomy months ...

 2018-01-23 22:43 

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MS patients experience fewer headaches after jugular veins opened with balloons: study...

A new study suggests that a highly controversial treatment for multiple sclerosis may in fact reduce headaches in patients with multiple sclerosis and other neurological conditions....

 2018-01-23 22:35 

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Wynne wants Ontario interests, such as the auto sector, defended in revived TPP...

Ontario's premier says the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership must not come at the expense of key Ontario sectors, including the auto industry....

 2018-01-23 22:30 

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Feds announce funding for digital education of N.S. Indigenous children...

Indigenous children in Nova Scotia are set to learn coding and other digital skills, in an initiative one business leader says he hopes will 'open up doors' beyond the reserve for Mi'kmaq students....

 2018-01-23 22:27 

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New women's soccer coach sees seamless transition from Herdman era...

In putting John Herdman in charge of the men's national team and naming assistant coach Kenneth Heiner-Moller his replacement with the women, the Canadian Soccer Association opted for continuity and the hope that the experienced Dane can continue the ...

 2018-01-23 22:08 

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Bill Cosby is hitting the town; legal experts see a strategy...

Bill Cosby is suddenly out and about in his hometown of Philadelphia in what legal experts say appears to be an effort by the comedian to rebuild his good-guy image ahead of his retrial on sexual assault charges in the spring....

 2018-01-23 22:03 

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Norwegian curlers bringing crazy pants back to Olympics...

For the third straight Winter Games, the men's curling team from Norway will be shaking up the staid, 600-year-old sport by wearing brightly colored trousers in competition....

 2018-01-23 21:57 

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CN Rail raises dividend after earning $5.5 billion in 2017...

CN Rail is raising its quarterly dividend 10 per cent after its 2017 profits surged 51 per cent to nearly $5.5 billion due to lower U.S. taxes....

 2018-01-23 21:55 

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Music firms sue to keep hit songs off fitness streaming app...

Some of the nation's largest recording studios have joined forces in an effort to stop a music streaming service aimed at fitness enthusiasts from using songs by Beyonce, Justin Bieber, Green Day and other stars....

 2018-01-23 21:45 

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Toronto FC re-signs Eriq Zavaleta, retaining free-agent defender...

MLS champion Toronto FC confirmed the re-signing of defender Eriq Zavaleta on Tuesday....

 2018-01-23 21:37 

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Turkey urged to show restraint in assault on Syrian Kurds...

France and the United States on Tuesday urged Turkey to exercise restraint in its offensive against a Kurdish-held enclave in northern Syria, where the UN says an estimated 5,000 people have been displaced by the fighting....

 2018-01-23 21:36 

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Donations pour in for 13 siblings held captive in California...

More than US$120,000 has been donated to help 13 siblings in California who authorities say were kept chained to beds for months by their parents and starved so much that their growth was stunted, officials said Tuesday....

 2018-01-23 21:32 

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P.E.I. premier battles Nova Scotia mill's plan to pump effluent into Strait...

Prince Edward Island's premier has come out against a Nova Scotia pulp mill's plan to pump effluent into the Northumberland Strait....

 2018-01-23 21:29 

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Police: Dog bites man, man bites dog, then man is arrested...

A New Hampshire man has been charged with resisting arrest and biting a police dog....

 2018-01-23 21:26 

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Trump to invite France's Macron for state visit...

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to invite French President Emmanuel Macron to the U.S. on the first state visit of the Trump administration....

 2018-01-23 21:24 

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Automakers to generate low returns on electric cars for years to come: Moody's...

Moody's Investors Service says global automakers, aside from Tesla, will generate low returns on battery electric vehicles even though sales will surge by 2030....

 2018-01-23 21:13 

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Feds commit 'substantial sum' to finance Lac-Megantic bypass rail line...

The federal government is confirming it will play a major role in financing the long-sought bypass rail line around Lac-Megantic....

 2018-01-23 21:05 

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Up to 150 ISIS fighters killed by U.S. airstrikes in Syria...

U.S. military officials say American airstrikes in Syria on Saturday killed up to 150 ISIS fighters....

 2018-01-23 20:53 

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Veteran dies getting wish of seeing 'Star Wars' movie...

An Air Force veteran whose wish to see the new...

 2018-01-23 20:47 

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After accidentally swiping left, Tinder user emails every Claudia on campus...

A Missouri State University student who feared he swiped a potential sweetheart out of his life with a dating app mishap has emailed every Claudia on campus to find her....

 2018-01-23 20:43 

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Rail conductor involved in Banff crash fired again for sexy social media posts...

A Canadian Pacific Railway conductor who was fired following a 2014 derailment in Banff and later reinstated has been dismissed again -- this time over social media posts that included several sexy modelling photos....

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