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One of the leading potential strategies for dealing with climate change — spraying gases into the sky to reflect sunlight back into space, known as geoengineering — comes with major...
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A magnitude 8.2 earthquake hit the Gulf of Alaska in the early hours of Tuesday, prompting authorities to warn people in the area to move away from the coast in...
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The head of the RCMP in Nova Scotia and the force s chief of human resources say in letters to staff that a doctor who examined new recruits and regular...
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The ability of researchers and doctors to more easily and cheaply sequence a patient s entire genome has launched a new era of precision medicine, in which treatments can be...
Canada
Kingston s bid to host The Brier in 2020 isn t set in stone just yet. Several organizations continue to work on the proposal but a key component of...
Canada
Surrey city council voted Monday to send a proposed project at Fleetwood’s Eaglequest Golf Course to a public hearing. If approved, a 24 acre portion of the course would be rezoned...
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Residents of the north Edmonton neighbourhood of Calder will have a new state of the art facility to borrow books, movies and music from starting next week. The Edmonton Public Library’s EPL Calder...
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“When we talk about prevention, we’re talking about ensuring that people do not get cancer in the first place, ” Dutton explained. He says a classic example of this is income....
World
The UN s flag and blue helmets no longer offer natural protection to its peacekeeping forces, who should not shy from using force if necessary, a high level United Nations report...
World
KODIAK, Alaska A tsunami warning has been posted for the coast of British Columbia and Alaska following a powerful earthquake in the Gulf of Alaska. The U.S. Geological Survey...
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If you ve ever complained about being forced to sleep in an airport after a delay, spare a thought for one Zimbabwean family who have finally left Bangkok s Suvarnabhumi...
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LONDON Firefighters have closed Charing Cross railway station in central London and evacuated the surrounding area after the discovery of a natural gas leak. Authorities asked people to stay...
Business
Mutual fund giant Fidelity Investments is one step closer to launching its Canadian exchange traded funds business after scooping up Raymond James fund expert Andrew Clee. Mr. Clee joined Fidelity s Canadian...
Business
Cara Operations Ltd. is set to swallow Keg Restaurants Ltd. in the latest example of consolidation in Canada s fragmented restaurant industry. Vaughan, Ont. based Cara, the country s largest full service...
Business
World stocks hit another all time high on Tuesday, as relief at a temporary U.S. government funding deal boosted already sky high confidence about global growth and corporate earnings. New records in...
Business
While there are a lot of different ways to evaluate stocks, cash flow remains one of the most popular among investors. The more excess cash a company has available, the...
Sports
Susan Ormiston s career spans more than 25 years reporting from hot spots such as Afghanistan, Egypt, Libya, Haiti, Lebanon and South Africa. Dick Pound, a senior member of the...
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The Colorado Avalanche have been the surprise of the National Hockey League with their rags to riches storyline through the first half of the season. The Toronto Maple Leafs must...
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Auston Matthews is usually a good show. When he gets amped up, and helps the Leafs deliver the performance they believe they are capable of, Matthews is pure hockey entertainment....
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CHICAGO—It didn’t take the sound of a door slamming in the visitors’ dressing room Saturday night to sense this Lightning team is frustrated. Tampa Bay believed it had worked hard...