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Venezuelas pro government constitutional assembly took over the powers of the opposition led congress Friday, dramatically escalating a standoff between President Nicolas Maduro and his political foes. The move triggered further international...
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Alan Dumonceaux has made thousands of croissants over his 30 year career. But the chair of the baking program at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology NAIT is leaving nothing to...
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Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, left, swears in Kelly Knight Craft as the U.S. ambassador to Canada, with her husband Joe Craft at her side, in the Kentucky governors mansion on...
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While sitting in a circle around a bonfire in Peterhead Inlet, Nunavut resident Phyllis Martee, 17, said it was the first time she heard about reconciliation. Immediately, after returning home...
Canada
This weekend, poker boats will be speeding through the waters as over 70 vessels arrive in Kingston for the 30th annual 1000 Islands Poker Run. “We’ll be bringing in some...
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Fri, Aug 18 A Markham, Ont. man, whose licence plate reads ‘GRAB HER, ’ says it was not meant as a derogatory statement against women. Shallima Maharaj spoke with him and...
Canada
Lottoland says it gives Canadians a chance to bet on the world’s largest jackpots online, including the U.S. Powerball jackpot, which climbed to US$535 million this week, EuroMillions and MegaMillions....
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TORONTO – Allan Gray was in a Barcelona restaurant with his family for barely a minute when they heard a loud crash and saw crowds of panicked people rushing to...
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Poet Yu Xiuhua, is now a literary sensation whose vivid, erotic poems are stained with blood.    GILLES SABRIE / New York Times    By Kiki ZhaoThe New York Times Fri., Aug. 18,...
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The top US trade official, Robert Lighthizer, said his office had determined that these critical issues merit a thorough investigation . The move was expected after President Donald Trump asked Mr...
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Listen A landslide in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is likely to have killed more than 200 people, based on estimates from the number of households submerged, the governor of...
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Seven year old Julian Alessandro Cadman was out with his mom when a van drove through a crowd in the popular tourist destination, Las Ramblas. Julian’s grandfather said his daughter in law, Julian’s mom, Jom,...
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Thats according to a new online survey of 1, 000 Canadians aged 25 to 30, conducted by Leger Marketing from real estate firm Royal LePage. The survey found that about 35...
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A judge has approved a hardship fund for former Sears Canada employees that will come from a pool of money set aside to pay bonuses for key employees. The $500, 000...
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Fast food company McDonald s could face its first staff strike in the UK, after workers at two stores backed a call for industrial action. Employees at McDonald s restaurants in...
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The southward shift in vehicle production in North America has been profound since NAFTA came into force in 1994. Much of the growth has been in Mexico, but output has...
Sports
Charles Barkley says, I m not gonna waste my time screaming at a neo Nazi who’s gonna hate me no matter what. The Turner Sports analyst and legendary NBA power forward...
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CHICAGO—Blue Jays fans had Wrigley Field rocking during batting practice and again in the eighth inning when Toronto made it close, but the end result was a disappointing 7 4 loss...
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As a 76 year old alumnus of the National Hockey League Players’ Association, there’s little about Vic Hadfield’s career that would ring familiar to today’s hockey pros. Hadfield was a one time 50 goal...
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Chicago starter Jake Arrieta struck out six Blue Jays in the Cubs 7 4 win Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Paul Beaty/Associated Press Jake Arrieta pitched into the seventh inning...