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OTTAWA—The stage is slowly being set for the return of Parliament on Nov. 22, with opposition leaders presenting their wish lists to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he gets set...
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For all his enthusiasm and versatility, all the hype and all the obvious potential, the most refreshing thing about Scottie Barnes is that he knows he doesn’t have nearly all...
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The vice president of University of Toronto has added her voice to a slew of female academics who allege a former U of T provost engaged in sexual relationships with his...
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JOIN THE CONVERSATION OTTAWA — The Canada Recovery Benefit is on the way out, the Star learned late Wednesday. Two sources told the Star that the benefit, which replaced the...
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Social workers from B.C.’s Ministry of Children and Family Development MCFD were denied entry into Gitanmaax reserve in Hazelton to take back a six year old child at the end of her...
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MONTREAL Two days after a 16 year old was stabbed to death outside his Montreal school, his friends are furiousnot only at the boy they say attacked him, but...
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A local church in Terrace has resorted to putting up fences after increased instances of vandalism and drug use on its property on Sparks St. After consistently finding needles and...
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When Lorna Brown and Wanda Good stepped up to make their film Adaawk, there were already a vast number of stories about Murdered & Missing Indigenous Women and Girls MMIWG ....
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. AP — Californians rejoiced this week when big drops of water started falling from the sky for the first time in any measurable way since the spring, an...
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New York City Democratic mayoral candidate Eric Adams, left, and New York City Republican mayoral candidate Curtis Sliwa. Craig Ruttle/AP Share The contest to become New York City s next...
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MINNEAPOLIS AP — A Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman after she called 911 to report a possible rape happening behind her home will be sentenced on...
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SEATTLE AP — Isaiah Obet was behaving erratically and in mental distress in 2017 when Officer Jeff Nelson ordered his police dog to attack and then shot Obet in the...
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Major tax evasion and avoidance schemes have cost governments an estimated €150bn £127bn in lost revenues, research shows. So called cum cum and cum ex schemes are designed to exploit weaknesses in national...
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U.S. online holiday sales will hit a record $207 billion U.S. from Nov. 1 to Dec. 31, rising 10 per cent from last year’s holiday season, Adobe forecasts. The report...
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Novavax NVAX shares plunged lower Wednesday amid reports that the drugmaker is facing delays in the production of its developing coronavirus vaccine. Politico reported Wednesday that Novavax has fallen short...
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Microsoft MSFT will “deliver another Picasso like masterpiece quarter, ” a Wedbush analyst said on Wednesday, as he raised the software giant’s price target to $375 U.S. from $350. Shares of the...
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SALT LAKE CITY AP — Rudy Gobert had 16 points and 21 rebounds to lead the Utah Jazz to a 107 86 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night....
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For some of them, coach Nick Nurse suggested, the emotion might have been too much. “It seemed to me we weren’t fully engaged and something was there, and it probably...
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COMMERCE CITY, Colo. AP — Cristian Roldan scored his fifth goal in sixth games, and the Seattle Sounders tied the Colorado Rapids 1 1 on Wednesday night to clinch a top four...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. AP — Hany Mukhtar scored in the 77th minute, Joe Willis had five saves and Nashville SC tied the Columbus Crew 1 1 on Wednesday night. Mukhtar, who scored...