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 2017-09-24 14:11 

CTV News

Waterton forest will take decades to regrow after Alta. wildfire: experts... +

Lockey Craig, 56, figures he'll be long gone by the time Waterton Lakes National Park returns to its former beauty....

 2017-09-24 14:01 

Globe and Mail

Melania Trump meets with Prince Harry, Justin Trudeau and family in Toronto... +

U.S. first lady Melania Trump, on her first solo international trip to Toronto, met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and invited Britain's Prince Harry to visit the White House....

 2017-09-24 14:01 

National Post

Waterton forest will renew after wildfire, but it will take decades: Experts... +

WATERTON, Alta. - Lockey Craig figures he’ll be long gone by the time Waterton Lakes National Park returns to its former beauty. “I’m 56 so I’m thinking before I die, it won’t look good,” says the president of Way...

 2017-09-24 14:01 

Montreal Gazette

Number of drone sightings near Quebec detention centres has skyrocketed... +

The statistics also indicate the current period (2017-2018) will likely set another record as 56 possible drone sightings have already been reported so far....

 2017-09-24 14:01 

National Post

Cest la vie: Canadian energy producer accepts French drilling ban with a shrug... +

CALGARY - The traditional 20th anniversary present is china but Canada’s Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSX:VET) is getting quite a different gift for its second decade as a light oil producer in France: a divorce petition with an implementation date ...

 2017-09-24 14:00 

National Post

Absolutely terrifying: Family faced big medical bill despite travel insurance... +

CALGARY - The family of a father who fell ill following a hiking trip to Spain to memorialize his soldier son says they were faced with a massive medical bill - despite having travel insurance. Michael Hornburg made the trip last fall to mark ...

 2017-09-24 13:59 

National Post

More than 35,000 flee amid fears of Bali volcano eruption... +

Authorities raised the volcano's alert status to the highest level Friday following a 'tremendous increase' in seismic activity...

 2017-09-24 13:55 

National Post

Marquez wins Aragon MotoGP, Rossi 5th on return from injury... +

ALCANIZ, Spain - Marc Marquez won the Aragon MotoGP on Sunday for his second straight victory, taking the outright championship lead with four races to go. Marquez rode his Honda to victory after starting fifth on the grid, finishing comfortably ahe...

 2017-09-24 13:54 

Montreal Gazette

'Bus Stop Rapist' to be released from penitentiary in early October... +

In 2016, a psychologist determined Michel Cox is still a risk of reoffending sexually and still evaluated as a high (risk). The professional mentions the risk of reoffending is sufficiently ...

 2017-09-24 13:51 

Globe and Mail

North Korea responds to Trump at the UN... +

North Koreas Foreign Minister fires another shot in the war of words with the U.S., saying that the launching of its rockets at the U.S. mainland was "inevitable4; after U.S. President Donald Trump called Pyongyang's leader "rocket man&...

 2017-09-24 13:50 

Montreal Gazette

3 injured in separate armed assaults in Montreal... +

Montreal police is investigating armed assaults that left three injured on Saturday night.Around 1:45 a.m., police officers were alerted that shots had been heard in the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve neigh...

 2017-09-24 13:47 

Montreal Gazette

World Anti-Doping Agency staying in Montreal after Canada makes its case in Paris... +

PARIS The World Anti-Doping Agency has been given the mandate to renegotiate the agreement it already has with the city of Montreal to maintain its headquarters there.Following the presenta...

 2017-09-24 13:42 

Globe and Mail

Justin Trudeau remembers Arnold Chan at Liberal MPs funeral... +

Mourners remembered Liberal MP Arnold Chans passion for politics at his Toronto funeral on Saturday. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shared a memory of singing Elton John with Chan, who died of cancer earlier this month at age 50....

 2017-09-24 13:41 

National Post

Vunipola out for 4 months with knee injury... +

LONDON - England No. 8 Billy Vunipola has been ruled out for four months because of a right-knee injury, meaning he will miss the November test series. Vunipola’s club, Saracens, said Sunday he has undergone surgery to repair his meniscus. Vun...

 2017-09-24 13:40 

National Post

Former Rwandan presidential candidate Rwigara is arrested... +

KIGALI, Rwanda - Rwandan police say they have arrested Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and a women’s rights activist, for alleged offences against state security. Rwanda police said in a Twitter post Sunday tha...

 2017-09-24 13:34 

Globe and Mail

Prince Harry greets fans, tours Toronto mental health facility... +

Prince Harry greeted fans gathered outside Torontos Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, where the young monarch was taking a tour on Saturday, as the Invictus Games got underway in the city....

 2017-09-24 13:26 

Globe and Mail

Frida the rescue dog emerges as a hero after Mexico earthquake... +

As Mexico reels from the lives lost and devastating damage of a 7.1-magnitude earthquake, Frida the Navy rescue dog has become a source of pride and hope as the search for victims continues....

 2017-09-24 13:25 

Montreal Gazette

Three fatalities on Quebec roads Saturday... +

The Sret du Qubec reported numerous accidents this weekend, including three fatalities on Saturday.On Saturday night in Alma, in the Lac-Saint-Jean region, a 54-year-old man ...

 2017-09-24 13:12 

National Post

Weiner faces sentencing in latest chapter of sexting drama... +

NEW YORK - It seemed as if Anthony Weiner had hit rock bottom when he quit Congress in 2011 over a sexting scandal. But that was just the beginning. The New York Democrat is scheduled for sentencing Monday for sending obscene material to a 15-year-o...

 2017-09-24 13:11 

Globe and Mail

Trump expected to announce new restrictions as immigration ban expires... +

Officials havent said which or how many countries will be affected by the new restrictions, which could take effect as soon as Sunday...

 2017-09-24 13:05 

National Post

Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence... +

CAIRO - An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group. The North Cairo Criminal Court announced its verdic...

 2017-09-24 13:04 

Globe and Mail

Real patriotism, Mr. Trump, isnt how you treat a flag. Its how you treat Americans... +

When Colin Kaepernick takes a knee, when Steph Curry refuses to visit the White House, I greet these actions with gratitude. When their fellow athletes back them, risking similar condemnation, I feel relief that they too refuse to tolerate abuse of citize...

 2017-09-24 13:01 

National Post

London native Eluemunor active for Ravens game vs. Jaguars... +

LONDON - Baltimore Ravens rookie offensive lineman Jermaine Eluemunor, born in London, is active for the first time in the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium. Eluemunor, a fifth-round draft pick out of Texas A&M, was 12 whe...

 2017-09-24 13:01 

National Post

Monitor: Airstrikes in Syrias Aleppo despite ceasefire... +

BEIRUT - A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire took hold in the province. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the airstrikes Sunday pounded Syria’s rur...

 2017-09-24 13:00 

National Post

Most people seeking euthanasia in Nova Scotia in early 2017 didnt get it:agency... +

HALIFAX - Nearly two-thirds of Nova Scotians seeking assisted suicide in the first six months of 2017 did not receive a lethal injection, with doctors saying the province’s system is short of available physicians and payments are low. The Nova...

 2017-09-24 13:00 

Montreal Gazette

Fitness: Diver David Snively proves 57 isn't too old to take a plunge... +

The Montreal fitness expert realized his dream of being a world champion last month, 37 years after that dream was dashed at the Olympics....

 2017-09-24 13:00 

CBC

How car dealerships upsell you: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet... +

Miss something this week? Here's the consumer news you need to know from CBC-TV's Marketplace....

 2017-09-24 13:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

'Now you can feel Russia's power:' Russian military in Syria eager to show its victories... +

Russia has been at war in Syria since September 2015, supporting President Bashar al-Assad. Ever since, its military has been bringing reporters from Moscow to showcase what it says are the positive aspects of Russia's involvement in Syria's six-y...

 2017-09-24 12:53 

National Post

Ex-White House strategist Bannon to be at St. Louis rally... +

ST. LOUIS - Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected in St. Louis on Sunday for a rally and to receive an award. Bannon is to receive the Phyllis Schlafly Eagle Award during a luncheon hosted by Phyllis Schlafly Eagles, a spinoff...

 2017-09-24 12:53 

National Post

Ex-White House strategist Bannon to be at St. Louis rally... +

ST. LOUIS - Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected in St. Louis on Sunday for a rally and to receive an award. Bannon is to receive the Phyllis Schlafly Eagle Award during a luncheon hosted by Phyllis Schlafly Eagles, a spinoff...

 2017-09-24 12:50 

National Post

The Latest: Angela Merkel votes in Germany, seeks 4th term... +

BERLIN - The Latest on Germany’s national election on Sunday (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin’s Mitte neighbourhood....

 2017-09-24 12:47 

Globe and Mail

Catalonia separatists defy Spain, distribute ballots for independence vote... +

Spains government has called the Oct. 1 vote illegal, but separatists have vowed to continue...

 2017-09-24 12:46 

Montreal Gazette

Cyclist hit by a car near Lafontaine Park... +

A 23-year-old cyclist sustained head injuries when she was hit by a vehicle early Sunday morning, near Lafontaine Park.The victim was traveling at the intersection of Cherrier St. and Parc-Lafontai...

 2017-09-24 12:33 

National Post

Justin Timberlake declares love for Tenn at home state set... +

FRANKLIN, Tenn. - Memphis native Justin Timberlake returned to his home state for one of his few performances this year to declare his love for Tennessee. Timberlake and his band the Tennessee Kids performed on Saturday in Franklin at the Pilgrimage...

 2017-09-24 12:30 

CTV News

North Korea: 'Rocket's visit' to U.S. is 'inevitable'... +

North Korea's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump's insult calling leader Kim Jong Un ...

 2017-09-24 12:30 

CTV News

UN official calls for global action to help Rohingya... +

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

 2017-09-24 12:22 

National Post

The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote... +

BARCELONA, Spain - The Latest on the independence Catalonia (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Grassroots groups driving Catalonia’s independence movement say they have started distributing one million ballots to be used in a referendum on secession...

 2017-09-24 12:21 

National Post

Turnpike, Parkway rest stop makeovers evoke mixed feelings... +

TRENTON, N.J. - Aging rest stops along the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway are getting makeovers. While some travellers welcome the news, many also say they feel a sense of loss as they reminisce about family trips over the years that i...

 2017-09-24 12:20 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

The 'frightened dog' and the 'rocket man': Trump-Kim war of words causes rising tensions... +

North Korean diplomats were sitting right in front of Donald Trump when the U.S. president took the UN stage and threatened North Korea the closest the two countries have come to face-to-face talks since Trump became president. The exchanges are hitting ...

 2017-09-24 12:18 

Montreal Gazette

While you were sleeping: Germany goes to the polls with Angela Merkel the favourite, Bali volcano could erupt and more... +

Merkel campaigned on her record as chancellor for 12 years, emphasizing the countrys record-low unemployment, strong economic growth, balanced budget and growing international importance....

 2017-09-24 12:13 

National Post

Vulnerable NJ Republican navigates messy Trump-era politics... +

WESTFIELD, N.J. - In Washington, Leonard Lance is often overlooked. But the grey-haired Republican in deep-blue New Jersey may become a crucial moderate vote in the fight to enact President Donald Trump’s agenda. And Lance’s ability to n...

 2017-09-24 12:09 

National Post

Tropical Storm Pilar likely to drench Puerto Vallarta... +

MEXICO CITY - Tropical Storm Pilar has been pelting the coast of western Mexico with heavy rains and it’s expected to pass near the resort of Puerto Vallarta on Monday. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Pilar had maximum sustained winds ...

 2017-09-24 12:05 

CTV News

Merkel eyes fourth term as Germans head to the polls... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel was widely expected to win a fourth term in office as Germans went to the polls on Sunday in an election that is also likely to see the farthest right-wing party in 60 years, the anti-migrant Alternative for Germany, win seats in ...

 2017-09-24 12:04 

National Post

2 Vietnamese dead, 5 arrested in chase with Philippine navy... +

MANILA, Philippines - Filipino military officials say two Vietnamese fishermen were killed and five others were taken into custody after they were spotted fishing off the northwestern Philippines and a night chase ensued with a Vietnamese boat hitti...

 2017-09-24 12:04 

National Post

Vatican auditor cries foul over ouster he calls forced... +

VATICAN CITY - The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges. In a statement Sunday, the Vatican said Libero Milone had been asked to resign in Jun...

 2017-09-24 12:03 

National Post

Army looks for new ways to address misbehaving generals... +

WASHINGTON - Struggling with an embarrassing series of misconduct and behaviour problems among senior officers, the Army is putting together new mental health, counselling and career management programs to shape stronger, more ethical leaders. The p...

 2017-09-24 12:00 

Montreal Gazette

Picturesque St-Sauveur domain was inspired by Nantucket Island charm... +

Retired hardware store owner Franois Marcil bought land by the Rivire--Simon 30 years ago before building his dream house there in the 1990s....

 2017-09-24 12:00 

Vancouver Sun

MLA Andrew Wilkinson launches Liberal leadership... +

VICTORIA Former cabinet minister Andrew Wilkinson will launch his campaign to lead the B.C. Liberal party on Monday, with a surprisingly large amount of rural support, a concerted push to r...

 2017-09-24 11:47 

Montreal Gazette

Zurkowsky: 'There are some rewards to being lousy', a no. 1 draft choice for the Alouettes... +

The nightmare that will define the 2017 Als continued Saturday night, when the team lost its sixth consecutive game, 33-19, to the Toronto Argonauts at BMO Field....

 2017-09-24 11:45 

National Post

Bayern forgets Bundesliga troubles with beer at Oktoberfest... +

MUNICH - Bayern Munich players forgot about their troubles in the Bundesliga for a few hours with a visit to the traditional Oktoberfest beer festival. Wearing leather trousers and accompanied by partners in traditional Alpine dirndl dresses, player...

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