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MONTREAL—American whistleblower Chelsea Manning had her freedom forcibly taken from her during the seven years she spent in a military prison. Released one year and one week ago, after ,...
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Human remains found Sunday near Highway 401 have been identified as a man who was reported missing almost two years ago, the Ontario Provincial Police says. Gary Weese, 64, was...
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The review will be conducted by the five senators on the subcommittee, which includes two Independent, two Conservative, and one Liberal senator. Rachel Aiello , Ottawa News Bureau Online Producer...
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His remarks come after CNN reported that multiple women have accused the A list actor of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour on movie sets and in other professional settings. The CNN...
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A company based in Lunenburg, N.S., has received an $8.9 million contract to build landing craft for the Royal Canadian Navy’s new Arctic patrol ships. Irving Shipbuilding Inc., the company tasked...
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Irish ex pats are embracing the notion that every vote counts, as thousands of them – including many from Canada – are flying home to have their say in Ireland’s too close to call...
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WINNIPEG The weather was co operating Thursday with efforts to evacuate some 1, 400 people from two First Nations communities threatened by forest fires in northern Manitoba. With thick smoke no...
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OTTAWA—Conservative senators are leading the charge to water down legislation aimed at cracking down on impaired driving. The Senate’s legal and constitutional affairs committee has voted to delete a provision...
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DETROIT  — The autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but did not stop because the...
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ROME—Italy’s premier designate Giuseppe Conte spent his first day on the job Thursday finalizing his proposed cabinet list as European officials vowed to judge deeds, not words, from a decidedly euroskeptic...
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“Many of these women and men said that they had suffered brutally under Boko Haram, and were hoping to be rescued — only to find themselves attacked by the military, ”...
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The Spanish galleon San Jose, often called the “Holy Grail of shipwrecks, ” was found off the coast of Cartagena, Colombia in November 2015, using a specialized robot, scientists from the...
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The Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other digital currencies, dramatically ratcheting up U.S. scrutiny of red hot markets that...
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NEW YORK—Best Buy posted strong sales of mobile phones, appliances and smart computing products as it showed in its financial results that store chains can still thrive as shoppers buy...
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NEW YORK—McDonald’s isn’t ready to stop offering plastic straws, despite environmental concerns. A shareholder proposal to pressure the world’s biggest hamburger chain on the matter was voted down at the...
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FRANKFURT — Deutsche Bank is slashing more than 7, 000 jobs to cut costs and restore profitability, while keeping its international reach as its new CEO seeks to reassure investors and...
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Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan earned a spot on this season s All NBA second team. The 28 year old set a career high in assists average while leading the Raptors to a...
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It all begins with Alex Ovechkin. He is the heartbeat of this Capitals team. As he goes, so does Washington. And with 12 goals and 22 points — including four...
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Mississauga teen Bianca Andreescu advanced to the final round of women’s qualifying with a 6 1, 6 3 win over Viktoriya Tomova of Bulgaria on Thursday. On the men’s side, No. 14...
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Gary Bettman will hold his state of the league press conference next week at the Stanley Cup final, an annual thing in which he says many things about the NHL that no one...