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 2017-09-23 20:13 

National Post

Justin Trudeau pays tribute at funeral for Liberal MP Arnold Chan... +

TORONTO - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was one of the scores of people paying tribute at the funeral for Liberal MP Arnold Chan on Saturday morning in Toronto. Chan, the member of parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt, died of cancer earlier this mo...

 2017-09-23 20:10 

National Post

The Latest: Protesters arrested at St. Louis shopping mall... +

ST. LOUIS - The Latest on protests in St. Louis over acquittal of officer in black man’s shooting death (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Police have arrested several people at an upscale St. Louis shopping mall who were protesting the recent acqui...

 2017-09-23 20:07 

CTV News

Warriors spurn White House trip after Trump pulls invitation... +

The Golden State Warriors say they will not go to the White House when they visit Washington early next year, announcing the decision hours after President Donald Trump tweeted he was withdrawing the invitation....

 2017-09-23 20:07 

CTV News

Death toll, humanitarian crisis growing in Puerto Rico... +

A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service following Hurricane Maria's devastating passage across the island. The death toll from Maria in Puerto Rico was at least 10....

 2017-09-23 20:06 

National Post

Paratrooper becomes 1st French casualty in anti-IS coalition... +

PARIS - A French paratrooper has died in combat while fighting extremists in the Mideast as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group, in what appears to be the first official French casualty in the operation. French President E...

 2017-09-23 20:05 

National Post

Gattis, Morton help Astros win 6-2, Angels lose 6th in row... +

HOUSTON - Evan Gattis hit a three-run homer to back a solid start by Charlie Morton and the Houston Astros further dampened the AL wild-card hopes of the Los Angeles Angels with a 6-2 win Saturday. Justin Upton hit two home runs for the Angels, who ...

 2017-09-23 20:04 

CBC

'Full of energy and passion': Liberal MP Arnold Chan remembered as advocate for Canadians at funeral... +

Arnold Chan, the Liberal MP for Scarborough-Agincourt, was remembered by dignitaries and colleagues, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, at a church service in Toronto on Saturday. ...

 2017-09-23 20:03 

Globe and Mail

When the fake news is you... +

Im glad I spoke up and I hope that the one thing everyone will take away from my story is that silence is no longer an option. These fake stories have been weaponized against so many communities and create real hurt and division....

 2017-09-23 20:03 

National Post

Harvard rolls over Brown 45-28 in Ivy League opener... +

BOSTON - Jake Smith became the first Harvard freshman to start at quarterback since 2001 and threw for a score in the Crimson’s 45-28 victory over Brown in an Ivy League opener Saturday. Smith led a first-quarter drive for the game’s fir...

 2017-09-23 19:57 

National Post

Panetolikos beats stumbling Panathinaikos 2-0 in Greece... +

ATHENS, Greece - Panathinaikos failed to win for the fourth time in five rounds when it lost to host Panetolikos 2-0 in the Greek league on Saturday. Panetolikos’ first win of the season moved it up to ninth. Panathinaikos, which began the sea...

 2017-09-23 19:56 

National Post

Grier, Crawford help West Virginia put away Kansas, 56-34... +

LAWRENCE, Kan. - Will Grier threw for 347 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, Justin Crawford ran for 125 yards and another score and West Virginia pulled away late to beat pesky Kansas 56-34 on Saturday. David Sills V had 130 yards and two TDs...

 2017-09-23 19:56 

National Post

Texas Tech DB Vaughnte Dorsey injured.... +

LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech junior defensive back Vaughnte Dorsey was injured on kickoff coverage midway through the fourth quarter in a game against Houston on Saturday and was removed on a stretcher. The injury, with 7:26 left in the fourth quarte...

 2017-09-23 19:54 

National Post

Sparks, Lynx set for WNBA Finals rematch... +

MINNEAPOLIS - The Los Angeles Sparks are trying to become the first team to repeat as WNBA champions in 15 years. They’ll have to beat a Minnesota Lynx team that has been in the finals six of the last seven seasons. The Sparks beat the Lynx in...

 2017-09-23 19:51 

National Post

Finley leads NC State to 27-21 upset of No. 12 Florida State... +

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Ryan Finley threw for 230 yards and two touchdowns as North Carolina State got its first road win over a ranked team since 2008, defeating No. 12 Florida State 27-21 on Saturday. Jaylen Samuels had two touchdowns as the Wolfpack ...

 2017-09-23 19:48 

CBC

'It's not just add Indigenous and stir': U of S's indigenization approach raising questions... +

In two years from now, the University of Saskatchewan is planning to make Indigenous education mandatory for all 21,000 students....

 2017-09-23 19:48 

National Post

Yankees pitcher Severino hit by liner in batting practice... +

TORONTO - New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino has been hit in the back of the left shoulder by a line drive while the Toronto Blue Jays were taking batting practice. The right-hander didn’t appear to suffer a serious injury in the accident ...

 2017-09-23 19:44 

National Post

Georgia Tech overwhelms Pittsburgh 35-17 in ACC opener... +

ATLANTA - KirVonte Benson ran for a career-high 196 yards with two touchdowns, TaQuon Marshall added 112 yards rushing with two scoring runs, and Georgia Tech beat Pittsburgh 35-17 on Saturday in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for each team. W...

 2017-09-23 19:39 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Trump has made 'our rockets' visit' to U.S. mainland inevitable, North Korean foreign minister says... +

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told the United Nations on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump had made ...

 2017-09-23 19:38 

National Post

The Latest: Traffic is light during border crossing closure... +

SAN DIEGO - The Latest on closing Mexico-bound car traffic at the nation’s busiest border crossing for construction work (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Detoured traffic is unusually light during the closure of all Mexico-bound car traffic at th...

 2017-09-23 19:38 

Montreal Gazette

The Snap: Alouettes' notebook... +

TORONTO This is one of the many reasons why Alouettes management deemed Bear Woods to be expendable on the second day of training camp. Heading into Canadian Football League games th...

 2017-09-23 19:38 

National Post

Ottawa rolls out school buses for U.S. and Mexican NAFTA negotiating teams... +

OTTAWA - American and Mexican trade negotiators are discovering one more disadvantage to the breakneck pace being set for renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Unable to block book a large number of rooms in one centrally located...

 2017-09-23 19:36 

National Post

No. 10 Ohio State takes care of business, swamps UNLV 54-21... +

COLUMBUS, Ohio - J.T. Barrett threw touchdown passes to five different receivers in the first half, and No. 10 Ohio State cruised to a 54-21 win over Nevada-Las Vegas on Saturday. Barrett, who has taken the brunt of the criticism for Ohio State̵...

 2017-09-23 19:34 

National Post

Jackson breaks school TD mark as No. 19 Louisville wins 42-3... +

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Lamar Jackson accounted for three touchdowns to set a Louisville career record and lead the No. 19 Cardinals to a 42-3 victory at Kent State on Saturday. Despite missing Jaylen Smith, the team’s top receiver , the reigning He...

 2017-09-23 19:27 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. film and TV production booming with all-time high of $2.6B spent... +

Keep the cameras rolling.Film production activity in B.C. is at a all-time high, according to the latest numbers released by the provincial government on Saturday.For the 2016-17 fisc...

 2017-09-23 19:20 

National Post

State unveils map of significant Henry David Thoreau spots... +

BOSTON - The state is making it easier for fans of Henry David Thoreau and other literary giants from Massachusetts to find their way to the significant places in the authors’ lives. The Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism has created a...

 2017-09-23 19:19 

National Post

Puerto Rican players across MLB help after Hurricane Maria... +

HOUSTON - It’s been three days since Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico and Carlos Beltran still hasn’t been able to get in touch with his parents who live there. While the Houston Astros designated hitter plays with a heavy heart and...

 2017-09-23 19:18 

CBC

RCMP inks deal to return Louis Riel artifacts to M tis people... +

The federal government has agreed to return a series of artifacts connected to Louis Riel, currently housed in the RCMP Heritage Centre in Regina, to the Mtis people....

 2017-09-23 19:17 

National Post

Las Vegas police reveal how dummy helped secure conviction... +

Las Vegas police detectives say they were surprised when they were able to use a decoy mannequin in their search for a suspected killer who had bludgeoned to death two homeless men. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2wdgQk5 ) Metropolita...

 2017-09-23 19:17 

National Post

Bell class of the field in Truck Series win at New Hampshire... +

LOUDON, N.H. - Christopher Bell pulled away down the stretch to win the NASCAR Truck Series race Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Bell won the playoff opener for the series and earned an automatic spot in the next round. Bell won his fifth ...

 2017-09-23 19:17 

CTV News

'I'm very honoured': Mike Myers on the Invictus Games, family and his love for Canada... +

Comedian Mike Myers shares why he wanted to be an ambassador for the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto and why he keeps returning to Canada during an interview with CTV News Sandie Rinaldo. ...

 2017-09-23 19:17 

CTV News

U.S. first lady, Prince Harry meet before Invictus Games... +

Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading the U.S. delegation to an international sporting event for wounded service members, her first solo trip outside of the U.S. to represent her adopted country without U.S. Pr...

 2017-09-23 19:14 

National Post

Justin Trudeau pays tribute at funeral for Liberal MP Arnold Chan... +

TORONTO - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was one of the scores of people paying tribute at the funeral for Liberal MP Arnold Chan Saturday morning in Toronto. Chan, the member of parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt, died of cancer earlier this month...

 2017-09-23 19:13 

National Post

UNC team skipping White House visit due to schedule conflict... +

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - North Carolina’s national championship men’s basketball team will not visit the White House because of a scheduling conflict. Team spokesman Steve Kirschner said Saturday that Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams and the p...

 2017-09-23 19:07 

National Post

Coutinho returns to form as Liverpool wins at Leicester 3-2... +

LEICESTER, England - Simon Mignolet’s late penalty save secured a dramatic 3-2 victory for Liverpool over Leicester in the English Premier League on Saturday after Philippe Coutinho’s brilliance put the Reds in control. After giving away...

 2017-09-23 19:06 

National Post

EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, wont say from where... +

WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency says it has recovered 517 containers of “unidentified, potentially hazardous material” from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during Hurricane Harvey. ...

 2017-09-23 19:03 

Montreal Gazette

Man, 29, hit by car on Sherbrooke St. in N.D.G.... +

A 29-year-old man was sent to a hospital after being hit by a car at the corner of Sherbrooke St. W. and Wilson Ave. in Notre-Dame-de-Grce....

 2017-09-23 18:59 

National Post

Nash, Jean-Guillaume carry CCSU to 57-6 win over Walsh... +

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - Cameron Nash and Drew Jean-Guillaume ran for two touchdowns apiece and Central Connecticut State rolled to a 57-6 win over Division II Walsh University on Saturday. Walsh opened and closed the first half scoring with Kasey Tingl...

 2017-09-23 18:58 

National Post

Chargers CB Verrett set for season-ending knee surgery... +

COSTA MESA, Calif. - Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Jason Verrett will undergo season-ending knee surgery for the second consecutive year. Verrett will end the season on injured reserve for the third time in his four-year career. Verrett was limite...

 2017-09-23 18:57 

Vancouver Sun

Kidney donation allows Burnaby mom to take care of dying son... +

Robin Gages son Bryan lived for seven months after the Burnaby mom got a life-saving kidney transplant. The extra time together was a gift, made possible by a stranger.In December of 2015, G...

 2017-09-23 18:55 

National Post

North Korea minister says if innocent Americans are harmed by suicide attacks, Trump will be held totally responsible... +

North Korea minister says if innocent Americans are harmed by suicide attacks, “Trump will be held totally responsible”...

 2017-09-23 18:55 

National Post

Mexican architects, engineers rush to inspect buildings... +

MEXICO CITY - Hundreds of architects and engineers are rushing to do triage, diagnose and classify some very worrisome patients: the thousands of buildings in Mexico City that have suffered cracks of varying size and seriousness in the 7.1 magnitude...

 2017-09-23 18:54 

National Post

Family remembers mom killed in hospital shooting... +

RUMNEY, N.H. - Mourners say a woman killed this month in a shooting at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center had a spiritual presence that was undeniable by those who met her. Friends and family of Pamela Ferriere (FAIR-ee-uhr) gathered Saturday at Rum...

 2017-09-23 18:50 

Montreal Gazette

Ugo Fredette transferred to detention centre... +

Fredette was arrested on Sept. 15 near Renfrew, Ont....

 2017-09-23 18:46 

National Post

Alberta Premier Notley attacks UCP over economy, gay kids and fundraising... +

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says the opposition United Conservatives are determined to wreak havoc on working families and bring harm to gay children. Notley made the comments in a fiery campaign-style speech to party faithful today at ...

 2017-09-23 18:46 

National Post

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says United Conservatives are determined to bring harm to gay children... +

Notley said the comment from UCP leadership candidate Jason Kenney that parents should be told if their child joins a gay-straight alliance at school was 'super-cruel'...

 2017-09-23 18:43 

National Post

The Latest: Melania Trump meets with Prince Harry... +

WASHINGTON - The Latest on first lady Melania Trump leading the U.S. delegation to the Invictus Games in Toronto (all times local): 2:40 p.m. U.S. first lady Melania Trump is meeting with Britain’s Prince Harry in Toronto. Mrs. Trump travelled...

 2017-09-23 18:34 

National Post

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation... +

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometres) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 hatc...

 2017-09-23 18:33 

National Post

Some Trump supporters grumble in battleground Michigan... +

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. - Republicans in Michigan, where Donald Trump triumphantly stamped the election last year, are giving the president mixed reviews nine months into his term in light of the all-but-dead effort to undo the Obama-era health care ...

 2017-09-23 18:05 

National Post

The Latest: US flies mission in airspace east of North Korea... +

1:50 p.m. The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea. The U.S. says it’s the farthest north of the Demilitarized Zone that...

 2017-09-23 18:05 

Montreal Gazette

Most of the mtro's Green Line shut down until 2:33... +

Most of the mtros Green Line was shut down on Saturday afternoon....

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