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 2022-12-09 18:40 

National Post

John Ivison: When it comes to guns, Canadian common sense and pragmatism likely will prevail...

Liberals tried the U.S.-style base strategy to ram through Bill C-21 and are coming up short...

 2022-12-09 18:40 

National Post

White House calls on Bangladesh to investigate reports of pre-election violence...

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday called on the government of Bangladesh to fully investigate reports of violence against journalists and human rights activists ahead of a major political protest, and urged all parties to refrain from violence....

 2022-12-09 18:39 

National Post

Soccer-England have more belief they can win World Cup than in 2018, says Kane...

AL RAYYAN — England were still unsure of their full potential when they reached the World Cup semi-finals in Russia four years ago but have now built belief over the years that they can finally win the tournament, skipper Harry Kane said on Friday. ...

 2022-12-09 18:36 

National Post

Soccer-Croatia oust favorites Brazil 4-2 on penalties to reach semi-final...

AL RAYYAN, Qatar, Dec 9 (Reuters) Croatia came from a goal down in extra time and battled past heavy favorites Brazil 4-2 on penalties on Friday to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the second consecutive time following a 1-1 draw over 120 minutes, and ...

 2022-12-09 18:36 

National Post

US reports another Takata air bag death, bringing toll to 33...

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators are urging drivers once again to make sure their vehicles haven't been recalled after another person was killed by an exploding Takata air bag. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday ...

 2022-12-09 18:35 

National Post

The Match VII: Spieth/Thomas flip to favorites vs. Rory/Tiger...

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy were the sentimental favorites shortly after The Match VII was announced. Many sportsbooks installed the 15-time major winner and reigning FedEx Cup champion as the favorites to beat Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas in Saturday...

 2022-12-09 18:35 

National Post

Winnipeg Police Board considering outside help for landfill search of Indigenous women remains...

The police board stopped short of saying a search would take place and said next steps will include consulting Indigenous leaders...

 2022-12-09 18:31 

National Post

Ukraine gets more U.S. aid as Russia-Iran ties worry West...

KYIV — The United States announced new military aid for Ukraine on Friday and vowed to disrupt Russian ties with Iran, which a British envoy said involved Moscow seeking hundreds of ballistic missiles and offering unprecedented military support in r...

 2022-12-09 18:31 

National Post

In U.S. Supreme Court elections case, politicians could win either way...

WASHINGTON — Though the U.S. Supreme Court appears reluctant to free North Carolina Republican lawmakers from judicial scrutiny as much as they want on voting rules, the restrictions it may allow still could give politicians more power over the way ...

 2022-12-09 18:31 

National Post

Flint water crisis charges dismissed against ex-Gov. Snyder...

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge dismissed criminal charges against former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder in the Flint water crisis, months after the state Supreme Court said indictments returned by a one-person grand jury were invalid. Snyder, a Republican w...

 2022-12-09 18:28 

The Globe and Mail

How to avoid painful gallstones by changing your diet...

Too much fat and not enough fibre increases the chances of getting gallstones...

 2022-12-09 18:26 

CTV News

Croatia beats Brazil on penalties in World Cup quarterfinals...

Croatia knocked Brazil out of the World Cup on Friday, beating the five-time champions 4-2 in a penalty shootout to reach the semifinals for the second straight time....

 2022-12-09 18:22 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

St. Catharines councillor reports a dog attack. Now animal advocates are up in arms over the fate of 'Rocky'...

For several weeks after being attacked by a dog while campaigning in this year's municipal election, St. Catharines city councillor Joe Kushner says he felt support from members of the community. Now thousands have signed a petition for the release of...

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

FTC sues to stop Microsoft's acquisition of Activision Blizzard...

The deal, which was supposed to be finalized in June 2023, has come under pressure from Sony, the owner of the PlayStation console and one of Microsoft's biggest gaming competitors....

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

Leftist ethics group refuses to return $2.5 million 'donation' from FTX founder—says they spent it...

According to the Campaign Legal Center, they "cannot return or give away Bankman-Fried's money because the money is already spent."...

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

Nigeria to limit cash withdrawals to $225 a week to try to stop kidnapping epidemic...

Authorities hope the policy, which takes effect on January 9, will help bring an end to the country's kidnapping epidemic by making it harder for criminals to collect cash ransom....

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

Bari Weiss to continue release of Twitter Files on new media platform 'The Free Press'...

"We place a special emphasis on subjects and stories that others ignore or misrepresent. We always aim to highlight multiple perspectives on complicated subjects. And we don't allow ideology to stand in the way of searching for the truth."...

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

Elon Musk hints at moving Twitter HQ to Austin, Texas...

Musk stated in November that he had no intentions of moving Twitter HQ to Texas, however, whether these recent hindrances are enough to convince him to change his mind remains to be seen....

 2022-12-09 18:21 

The Post Millennial

BREAKING: Warrant issued for Biden's non-binary fetishist Sam Brinton over luggage theft...

Brinton serves as the DOE's deputy assistant secretary for spent fuel and waste disposition....

 2022-12-09 18:13 

The Globe and Mail

U.S. sanctions firms for rights abuses on Anti-Corruption Day...

U.S. imposes sanctions on companies around the world in alignment with Biden administration officials' participation in the International Anti-Corruption Conference this week...

 2022-12-09 18:11 

Toronto Sun

WORLD CUP: Croatia knocks Brazil out of tournament...

The finalist from four years ago, knocked Brazil out of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in a penalty shootout after tying the game 1-1 late in extra time...

 2022-12-09 18:09 

Toronto Star

'I can finally afford a house in Toronto': Man in 30s wins $55M Lotto Max jackpot...

Nishit Parikh from Toronto won the massive Lotto Max jackpot from the Aug. 5 draw....

 2022-12-09 18:09 

Montreal Gazette

Hickey on hockey: Marie-Philip Poulin a tireless champion of women's hockey...

"You see the momentum, you see more little girls, little boys coming to watch us," Canada's athlete of the year says....

 2022-12-09 18:08 

The Globe and Mail

Opinion: Europe approves short-haul flight bans to bring down emissions. Canada cannot even consider the same climate win...

As the high-speed rail network expands across Europe, airlines are scaling back their domestic routes, especially those under 500 to 600 kilometres...

 2022-12-09 18:06 

National Post

Russia trying to get ballistic missiles from Iran, says Britain...

UNITED NATIONS — Russia is attempting to obtain more weapons from Iran, including hundreds of ballistic missiles, and offering Tehran an unprecedented level of military and technical support in return, Britain's U.N. Ambassador Barbara Woodward ...

 2022-12-09 18:06 

Toronto Star

A pigeon suffers 'severe burns' from Bathurst encampment explosion, Toronto Wildlife asking for donations...

"He'll continue to receive critical medical care to help him return to the sky," Toronto Wildlife Centre said on Twitter....

 2022-12-09 18:06 

National Post

U.N. Security Council exempts aid efforts from sanctions...

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations Security Council on Friday gave humanitarian efforts a blanket exemption from U.N. sanctions, addressing aid groups' concerns about the impact of overcompliance with such measures on their work. The measure, p...

 2022-12-09 18:05 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

N.S. government's buy local campaign takes its first small step...

The Nova Scotia government is helping the province's largest continuing complex with its grocery bill. But to get the money, Northwood will have to buy more of its food from local sources....

 2022-12-09 18:05 

Toronto Star

Fabulous fungi: This Canadian startup is growing a sustainable alternative to leather...

Stephanie Lipp and partner moved to Newfoundland for an adventure; they've started a company developing a fabric that looks and feels like leather....

 2022-12-09 18:04 

Universe Today

Want to Learn More About Dark Matter? Send an Atomic Clock Close to the Sun...

If dark matter exists in our solar system, atomic clock spacecraft might reveal its presence. The post Want to Learn More About Dark Matter? Send an Atomic Clock Close to the Sun appeared first on Universe Today ....

 2022-12-09 18:03 

Toronto Sun

Meghan Markle slams Toronto police for ignoring security fears over Prince Harry relationship...

'I'm just supposed to live like this?'...

 2022-12-09 18:02 

Vancouver Sun

Woman shot dead in Coquitlam...

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been to take over the case....

 2022-12-09 18:02 

National Post

Soccer-Martinez replaces Gomez for Argentina's showdown against Netherlands...

LUSAIL, Qatar, Dec 9 (Reuters) Argentina have brought back Lisandro Martinez to replace Alejandro Gomez in a tactical switch to their line-up for Friday's World Cup quarter-final against the Netherlands, who also made a single change to their starting...

 2022-12-09 18:01 

National Post

Rivals Syracuse, Georgetown convene for 98th time...

Neither Syracuse nor Georgetown is off to a strong start this season, but records are largely irrelevant when the former Big East rivals square off. Their 98th all-time meeting takes place Saturday afternoon in Syracuse, N.Y., where the Orange will look t...

 2022-12-09 18:01 

National Post

New technologies offer nature more accurate health checks...

* Looking at ecosystems does not show full picture, experts say * Innovative techniques like eDNA give more detail on biodiversity * Investors urged to back technology for business risk assessment By Jack Graham MONTREAL, Dec 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation...

 2022-12-09 18:01 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

B.C. launches flu vaccination blitz after deaths of 6 children and youth...

Drop-in clinics are running Friday, Saturday and Sunday across the province....

 2022-12-09 17:59 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

National school food program will help BIPOC communities, N.S. groups say...

Nova Scotia food advocacy groups have met with federal officials about a proposed national school food policy and say it could help provide sustainability for Black and Indigenous communities....

 2022-12-09 17:59 

Toronto Sun

Health Canada approves first bivalent booster for kids ages 5 to 11...

OTTAWA — Health Canada has approved a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine booster for use in children ages five to 11, which targets the original strain of the coronavirus and more recent variants. The Pfizer vaccine is the first "bivalent" sho...

 2022-12-09 17:58 

National Post

Soccer-Croatia oust favorites Brazil 4-2 on penalties to reach semi-final...

AL RAYYAN — Croatia battled past tournament favorites Brazil 4-2 on penalties on Friday to reach the World Cup semi-finals following a 1-1 draw over 120 minutes. The 2018 runners-up came through their second consecutive shootout after beating Japan ...

 2022-12-09 17:58 

CBC

Croatia advance to World Cup semis after upset win over Brazil in penalties...

Croatia knocked Brazil out of the men's World Cup, beating the five-time champions 4-2 in a penalty shootout on Friday in the quarter-finals in Qatar....

 2022-12-09 17:56 

CBC

[ Sudbury ]

Sudbury searching for new CFO after mayor says candidate 'should be located in our community'...

Last month the City of Greater Sudbury announced it had hired Hailey Pinksen at CFO. But she is based in Alberta and would not be moving to the city. Mayor Paul Lefebvre says they asked her to reconsider moving but her personal circumstances do not allow ...

 2022-12-09 17:56 

National Post

Soccer-Netherlands v Argentina teams...

LUSAIL, Qatar, Dec 9 (Reuters) Argentina have brought back Lisandro Martinez to replace Alejandro Gomez in a tactical switch to their line-up for Friday's World Cup quarter-final against the Netherlands, who also made a single change to their starting...

 2022-12-09 17:56 

CP24

Toronto mayor asks staff to consider major zoning changes as part of new 'housing action plan'...

Mayor John Tory has asked staff to draft a "housing action plan" that could lead to significant changes to existing zoning regulations, including the legalization of rooming houses and the construction of multiplexes on all residential lots....

 2022-12-09 17:55 

National Post

Supreme Court upholds manslaughter convictions of Calgary men in death of landlord...

OTTAWA — The manslaughter convictions of two men in the 2016 beating death of their landlord have been upheld by the Supreme Court of Canada. James Beaver and Brian Lambert, who are both from Calgary, were convicted in 2019 and handed four-year sent...

 2022-12-09 17:54 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

No criminal charges warranted in fatal Columbia Icefield bus rollover, RCMP says...

Jasper RCMP will not lay criminal charges after a fatal rollover of an all-terrain tour bus at the Columbia Icefield in July 2020. RCMP consulted with Crown prosecutors and concluded no criminal charges are warranted....

 2022-12-09 17:54 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

No criminal charges warranted in fatal Columbia Icefield bus rollover, RCMP say...

Jasper RCMP will not lay criminal charges after a fatal rollover of an all-terrain tour bus at the Columbia Icefield in July 2020. RCMP consulted with Crown prosecutors and concluded no criminal charges are warranted....

 2022-12-09 17:54 

The Globe and Mail

Croatia beats Brazil on penalties in World Cup quarterfinals...

Croatia will next face either Argentina or the Netherlands...

 2022-12-09 17:52 

National Post

UN approves exempting humanitarian aid from all UN sanctions...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council overwhelmingly approved a resolution exempting humanitarian aid from all current and future U.N. sanctions regimes, a vote the United States hailed as "historic" that will save lives and addres...

 2022-12-09 17:51 

CP24

Mulroney cites safety concerns amid reports that Metrolinx has 'no idea' when Eglinton Crosstown will open...

Ontario Transportation Minister Caroline Mulroney said Friday that the latest delays to the long-overdue Eglinton Crosstown light rail line are necessary in order to ensure that the project is safe, but declined to offer specifics....

 2022-12-09 17:49 

The Globe and Mail

Lawsuit against doctor who defied Texas abortion law tossed...

San Antonio court decision says people with no connection to an abortion can sue...

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