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 2017-09-24 17:47 

Vancouver Sun

RCMP on scene as shots fired at two locations in Surrey... +

Surrey RCMP are investigating at two locations after reports of shots being fired early Sunday....

 2017-09-24 17:47 

National Post

Saint-Etienne held at home by Rennes in French league... +

PARIS - Saint-Etienne forward Jonathan Bamba salvaged a 2-2 home draw from the penalty spot against Rennes as the 10-time champions missed the chance to go third in the French league on Sunday. Oscar Garcia’s team played poorly during an uneve...

 2017-09-24 17:45 

National Post

The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate... +

PARIS - The Latest on France’s Senate election (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Partial official results show France’s conservatives on track to keep their majority in the Senate, with President Emmanuel Macron’s party trailing as his ...

 2017-09-24 17:41 

Globe and Mail

Seeing the human side of Islamic State helps to defeat them... +

A new series, The State, is being widely criticized because it shows the humanity of IS. But nuance and genuine insight allows us to understand why IS recruiters might succeed....

 2017-09-24 17:39 

National Post

Almost 900 people need medical treatment during Montreal race events... +

MONTREAL - One of the organizers of the Montreal marathon says almost 900 people received medical attention as today’s 10 kilometre and half-marathon events took place under blazing heat. The shorter events were still held even after the full ...

 2017-09-24 17:36 

National Post

How times have changed: Marco Estrada reflects on dark days when Toronto Blue Jays fans didnt want him... +

Earlier this week, Estrada said he didnt hear 'the greatest things' when he was traded to Toronto from the Milwaukee Brewers on Nov. 1, 2014...

 2017-09-24 17:34 

National Post

Bautista ackowledges Rogers Centre crowd in likely last home game as Blue Jay... +

TORONTO - Jose Bautista acknowledged the Toronto crowd as he took the field before the rest of his teammates Sunday in what is likely his final home game in a Blue Jays uniform. Bautista waved and clapped his hands as the crowd gave him a loud stand...

 2017-09-24 17:34 

National Post

Official says at least 6 hurt in Tennessee church shooting... +

NASHVILLE - Authorities in Tennessee say at least six people were injured in a shooting at a church in the Nashville area. Nashville fire department spokesman Joseph Pleasant tells the Tennessean newspaper that at least six to eight people were hurt...

 2017-09-24 17:32 

CTV News

U.S. dairy takes aim at Canadian supply management in round 3 of NAFTA... +

The first punches in what promises to be a bitter fight over Canada's protected dairy industry are expected to be thrown during this week's third round of North American Free Trade talks in Ottawa....

 2017-09-24 17:32 

CTV News

Mexico: As quake search continues, thousands homeless... +

As the search continues for survivors and the bodies of people who died in quake-collapsed buildings in Mexico City, thousands of people have been left homeless because their houses or apartment buildings are uninhabitable....

 2017-09-24 17:32 

CTV News

Witnesses: Many Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar... +

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said Sunday that the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh is ...

 2017-09-24 17:30 

National Post

Ethiopia bans weapons at upcoming religious gathering... +

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Ethiopia has banned weapons at the upcoming Irrecha religious festival in order to avoid the violence that killed several dozen people last year. The statement from the restive Oromia region comes ahead of the October 1 thank...

 2017-09-24 17:28 

National Post

We will use all our resources: Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico... +

The federal aid effort is racing to stem a growing humanitarian crisis in towns left without fresh water, fuel, electricity or phone service...

 2017-09-24 17:24 

Vancouver Sun

Hey peeps: Extra stuff-ing on Turkey Trot, North Van Run, BMO Marathon... +

The inaugural North Van Run 5K is set to go, the BMO Marathon repeats as Vancouvers best race in newspaper contest, Julie Barr glows big on her birthday, upcoming races and all...

 2017-09-24 17:19 

National Post

Palestinian leader tries to put Trump on notice with warning... +

JERUSALEM - Overshadowed by last week’s showdown between the U.S. and North Korea, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued an ominous warning in his address to the United Nations: With hopes running out for an independent Palestinian state,...

 2017-09-24 17:15 

National Post

White House says tax plan to help business, middle class... +

SOMERSET, N.J. - A proposed tax overhaul set to come out this week from Republicans will offer help for the middle class and businesses, President Donald Trump’s Treasury secretary said. The developing plan “”creates a middle-incom...

 2017-09-24 17:13 

National Post

Sticks and slashes break bones, so NHL aims for less pain... +

When slash after slash broke one of Johnny Gaudreau’s fingers, he called it part of the game. The Calgary Flames winger known as “Johnny Hockey” is one of the NHL’s most marketable players, so broken bones should be a problem. Slas...

 2017-09-24 17:12 

Globe and Mail

Enbridge Line 3 pipeline debate to begin public hearings... +

Environmental and tribal groups say they expect hundreds of people to protest and march against the project before Thursdays hearing in St. Paul...

 2017-09-24 17:10 

National Post

NewsAlert: Dozens of NFL players protest during anthems... +

NFL players defiantly react to President Trump’s comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during pre-game anthems. More coming....

 2017-09-24 17:10 

National Post

NewsAlert: Dozens of NFL players protest during anthems... +

NFL players defiantly react to President Trump’s comments, with dozens protesting in different ways during pre-game anthems. More coming....

 2017-09-24 17:08 

CBC

Fate of Enbridge Line 3 pipeline in Minnesota goes to public hearings... +

Minnesota kicks off public hearings this week on whether regulators should allow Enbridge Energy to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota....

 2017-09-24 17:07 

CTV News

Canada willing to broker peace between U.S. and North Korea: McCallum... +

Canadas ambassador to China, John McCallum, says that Beijing is ...

 2017-09-24 17:04 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver police issue Canada-wide warrant for high-risk sex offender... +

Vancouver police have issued a Canada-wide warrant for a high-risk sex offender who failed to return to his Vancouver halfway house. Gerald Richard McLean is a two-time federal offender serving a l...

 2017-09-24 17:03 

National Post

Maurice Richard scores one more point: NHL credits Montreal Canadiens legend with 72-year-old assist... +

When Richard's assist against Boston on Nov. 4, 1945 was transcribed into the official ledger, it was mistakenly given to Emile (Butch) Bouchard...

 2017-09-24 17:02 

National Post

Orioles scratch RHP Bundy from start with hamstring strain... +

BALTIMORE - The Orioles have scratched starting pitcher Dylan Bundy with a left hamstring strain. Bundy was supposed to take the mound Sunday for the team’s home finale, but the right-hander’s status for the rest of the season now appear...

 2017-09-24 17:01 

National Post

U.S. dairy takes aim at Canadian supply management in round 3 of NAFTA... +

OTTAWA - The first punches in what promises to be a bitter fight over Canada’s protected dairy industry are expected to be thrown during this week’s third round of North American Free Trade talks in Ottawa. The U.S. dairy lobby says it w...

 2017-09-24 17:00 

CBC

Sacred site developing $3.1M multimedia show in rural Quebec... +

A group of Capuchin brothers will bring their vision of nature and spirituality to visitors of the Ermitage Saint-Antoine with the help of a $1.5 million investment by the federal government....

 2017-09-24 16:57 

Globe and Mail

NFL players defiant after Trump's boycott remarks... +

NFL players kneel during the national anthem on Sunday in the first game since President Trump called on fans to boycott teams that do not discipline players who protest....

 2017-09-24 16:54 

National Post

Ravens play Londoner Eluemunor in loss to Jaguars... +

LONDON - Baltimore Ravens rookie offensive lineman Jermaine Eluemunor, born in London, not only is active for the first time in the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium, he has played. Eluemunor got onto the field at right guard ...

 2017-09-24 16:53 

National Post

Pelosi trusts Trump to keep his word on young immigrants... +

WASHINGTON - House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she trusts President Donald Trump to keep his word and support legislation to protect from deportation young immigrants living in the U.S. illegally who came here as children. Pelosi and Senate ...

 2017-09-24 16:52 

National Post

Sagan becomes 1st man to win 3 straight world road titles... +

BERGEN, Norway - Peter Sagan of Slovakia became the first man to win three straight world road race titles on Sunday after holding off Norwegian Alexander Kristoff in a sprint finish on Sunday. Sagan was unnoticed during most of the 267.5-kilometre ...

 2017-09-24 16:52 

Globe and Mail

Republican health-care bill dealt new blow as Susan Collins voices opposition... +

Ms. Collins said its very difficult to see herself voting for the legislation, making her the third GOP senator to come out against it...

 2017-09-24 16:48 

National Post

Detroit man freed after murder convictions tossed is shot... +

DETROIT - Authorities say a young Detroit man who was released from prison last year after prosecutors agreed that his four murder convictions should be overturned has been shot in the leg. Detroit police say Davontae Sanford was taken to the hospit...

 2017-09-24 16:47 

National Post

Popes advisers on sex abuse also look into kids of priests... +

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis’ committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children born to Roman Catholic priests. Committee member Bill Kilgallon tells...

 2017-09-24 16:46 

National Post

Lewis scores 3 TDs as Jaguars rout Ravens in London... +

LONDON - The Jacksonville Jaguars are finally starting to feel at home at Wembley Stadium. Marcedes Lewis caught three of Blake Bortles’ four touchdown passes as the Jaguars routed the Baltimore Ravens 44-7 on Sunday in their fifth game in Bri...

 2017-09-24 16:42 

Globe and Mail

EU seeks more protection for casual gig economy workers... +

A growing number of EU workers have jobs with ultra-flexible working hours, no regular pay and fewer employment protections...

 2017-09-24 16:42 

CTV News

Trump tweet, NFL response escalate drama of Sunday games... +

The NFL's players and owners have united in a manner unseen in years in the nation's most popular professional sports league, sounding a resolute chord in decrying U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the nationa...

 2017-09-24 16:41 

National Post

1st cruise ship since Irma docks in Key West... +

KEY WEST, Fla. - The first cruise ship has arrived in Key West since prior to Hurricane Irma’s Sept. 10 passage through the Florida Keys. The Empress of the Seas docked Sunday at Pier B, one of three Key West port facilities adjacent to the is...

 2017-09-24 16:33 

National Post

US says it killed 17 IS militants with airstrikes in Libya... +

CAIRO - The United States says it has launched airstrikes in Libya that killed 17 Islamic State militants and destroyed three vehicles. In a statement Sunday, U.S. Africa Command says that in co-ordination with Libya’s internationally recogniz...

 2017-09-24 16:25 

National Post

Pittsburgh Penguins accept White House invitation as Trump feuds with NBA, NFL... +

The Stanley Cup champions said they respect the office of the president and 'the long tradition of championship teams visiting the White House'...

 2017-09-24 16:24 

National Post

It took 66 million years, but California gets state dinosaur... +

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - It took about 66 million years, but California finally has a state dinosaur. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Saturday the signing of a bill making Augustynolophus (Aw-gus-tin-o-lo-fus) morrisi the official dinosaur of the Golden Stat...

 2017-09-24 16:20 

Globe and Mail

National celebrations open Saudi sports stadium to women for first time... +

Saudi Arabia is celebrating the 87th anniversary of its foundation and has allowed women to enter the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh for the first time...

 2017-09-24 16:20 

National Post

Cologne gets 1st Bundesliga point in 0-0 draw at Hannover... +

BERLIN - Cologne fought its way to its first point in a 0-0 draw at promoted Hannover on Sunday after starting the Bundesliga with five straight defeats. Now the last-place side hopes it can build on that point. “The luck will come back and th...

 2017-09-24 16:20 

National Post

Cologne gets 1st Bundesliga point in 0-0 draw at Hannover... +

BERLIN - Cologne fought its way to its first point in a 0-0 draw at promoted Hannover on Sunday after starting the Bundesliga with five straight defeats. Now the last-place side hopes it can build on that point. “The luck will come back and th...

 2017-09-24 16:17 

CTV News

Exit polls suggest fourth term for Merkel in German election... +

Exit polls suggest Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc has finished first in Germany's election, putting her in a position to lead the country for a fourth term....

 2017-09-24 16:08 

CBC

Paralympian sues University of Regina for diving injuries that left her quadriplegic... +

Wheelchair rugby Paralympian Miranda Biletski became a quadriplegic 12 years ago when she dove into the University of Regina pool and struck her head on the bottom. A trial starts Monday in which she is seeking millions of dollars to cover treatment, equi...

 2017-09-24 16:02 

National Post

Rocket Richards points total rises to 966 after having assist restored... +

MONTREAL - It’s not as if any great injustice was done, but Montreal Canadiens legend Maurice (Rocket) Richard getting an assist added to his prodigious NHL scoring totals. Six years of pouring over scoresheets and summaries of games between 1...

 2017-09-24 16:01 

National Post

Qualifier Gojowczyk wins maiden title at Moselle Open... +

METZ, France - Qualifier Peter Gojowczyk won his maiden ATP title at the Moselle Open in his first final, defeating seventh-seeded Benoit Paire 7-5, 6-2 Sunday. The last qualifier to win a title on the main tour was Frenchman Nicolas Mahut at ‘...

 2017-09-24 16:00 

Globe and Mail

U.S. military says air strikes in Libya killed 17 Islamic State militants... +

U.S Africa Command said in a statement that strikes on Friday targeted a camp 240 kilometres southeast of the city of Sirte...

 2017-09-24 15:51 

CTV News

Crosby's Penguins to meet Trump at White House amid NBA, NFL feuds... +

The Pittsburgh Penguins say they've accepted an invitation from U.S. President Donald Trump to go to the White House after winning the Stanley Cup....

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