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BEIRUT – The Islamic State may still have in excess of 30, 000 fighters in Syria and Iraq and appears to have rebounded from some of its worst setbacks, according to...
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An Ontario surgeon is calling on Health Canada to ban metal bristle barbeque brushes as the number of serious injuries continues to grow. In less than five years, Health Canada has...
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“Twenty per cent of the users consume 80 per cent of the cannabis, and when they were polled by the previous government, we learned that 70 per cent preferred a...
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NDP leader Andrea Horwath spoke to a mostly rapturous crowd of roughly 1, 000 educators at the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario annual meeting in Toronto on Tuesday. The latest election...
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“We hope to educate people that all of these young people that are losing their lives, are people. And they mean something to somebody, ” said EGADZ Saskatoon Downtown Youth Centre executive...
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OTTAWA – The federal Liberal government needs to make good on its promise to declare housing a “fundamental human right” under Canadian law as part of its forthcoming national housing...
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Ross lived in a tightknit religious community in Sioux Lookout, Ont., an isolated town more than 1, 700 kilometres north of Toronto. She was 19, and keeping the baby wasnt an...
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The Royal Canadian Air Force says the Cessna 172 took off from Edson, Alta., on Sunday afternoon heading for nearby Westlock but did not arrive. The pilot did not report...
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A pair of Canadian student travellers bemoaning what appeared to be a routine delay aboard their train through Italy instead learned they were just minutes from a disastrous bridge collapse...
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MONTPELIER, Vt. Republican Gov. Phil Scott, despite a backlash from his base over gun restrictions he supported, won his party s primary to seek a second term and will...
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DENVER – Nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver on Tuesday, firefighters said. Capt. Greg Pixley, a spokesman for the Denver Fire Department,...
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WYNCOTE, Pa. A man pulled a gun during a dispute with another customer in Walmart checkout lines near Philadelphia and opened fire, wounding several people before fleeing but was...
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OMAHA, Neb. Investor Warren Buffett s company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock...
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The rail industry should change how it calculates fare rises and staff wages to cut costs for passengers, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has said. He has asked train operators and...
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The rise came despite criticism from investors and government about excessive salaries, the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development CIPD said. The highest total payout was £47.1m for Jeff Fairburn, chief...
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With legalization right around the corner, 420 Premium Market president Jeff Mooij says his company is looking for approximately 420 of course new employees to be trained and ready when...
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TOKYO—The Japanese students let out squeals Tuesday as Olympic gold medallist Katie Ledecky moved across the swimming pool, ducking under the lane lines. The 21 year old American , fresh off a...
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The brilliant Braves rookie joined a very exclusive club by hitting leadoff homers in both games of a doubleheader Monday, sparking first place Atlanta to a sweep of the Miami Marlins....
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Maybe the realization came after Jays third baseman Yangervis Solarte swung mightily and went down with a right oblique strain, this coming after Brandon Drury had been acquired from the...
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If Johnny Manziel’s on the field Wednesday and is practising with the starting offence, his one day absence will be nothing more than a footnote. Otherwise, things are about to get...