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Sun, 4 Dec 2022 04:00:00 EST
Kelp is disappearing from parts of the West Coast. These scientists are trying to save it
Marine heat waves have been killing kelp on parts of the West Coast, and human-caused climate change is forecast to make these heat waves more frequent and intense. A team of scientists is studying wh...

Sun, 4 Dec 2022 04:00:00 EST
What is COP15? Why it matters and what's at stake at the Montreal summit
Thousands of delegates representing 192 countries will spend the next two weeks meeting in Montreal, hammering out a once-in-a-decade agreement meant to protect, conserve and equitably share nature. ...

Sun, 4 Dec 2022 04:00:00 EST
First Nation in western B.C. making strides towards energy sovereignty
Six years after a devastating diesel spill underscored its dependency on fossil fuels, the Haíɫzaqv (Heiltsuk) Nation in western B.C. says it is moving towards energy sovereignty and decarbonizatio...

Thu, 1 Dec 2022 18:03:11 EST
'We need her body': Grandmother of homicide victim urges police to search Winnipeg landfill for remains

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 20:13:42 EST
Arkells, late CBC journalist Barbara Frum among 2022 inductees to Canada's Walk of Fame
Canadian band Arkells and late CBC journalist Barbara Frum are among this year's inductees to Canada's Walk of Fame.

Canadian World News

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 04:00:16 EST
Iranian dissident rapper reportedly remains defiant under torture by regime
According to a source close to the Iranian rapper, Toomaj Salehi has reportedly been subjected to severe torture in prison after being abducted by regime forces over a month ago.

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 04:00:00 EST
China eases 'zero-COVID' rules following protests — but Xi may have painted himself into a corner
China is easing draconian COVID-19 restrictions in a patchwork manner. But for reasons both medical and political, it will be hard to really end the 'zero-COVID' policy — even as the Chinese people ...

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 10:00:01 EST
Russia rejects price cap on its oil of $60 US a barrel, again warns of cutoffs
Russian authorities rejected a price cap on the country's oil set by Ukraine's Western supporters and threatened Saturday to stop supplying the nations that endorsed it.

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 14:20:09 EST
U.S. gets tougher on Turkey amid strikes against Kurdish allies
Biden administration officials are toughening their language toward NATO ally Turkey as they try to talk Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan out of launching a bloody and destabilizing ground offen...

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 14:17:13 EST
El Salvador deploys 10,000 soldiers, police to town in gang crackdown
The government of El Salvador has sent 10,000 soldiers and police to seal off a town on the outskirts of the nation's capital to search for gang members. The operation was one of the largest mobilizat...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 00:00:00 EST
Un nombre record d’enseignants non légalement qualifiés
Le nombre d’enseignants non légalement qualifiés ne cesse de fracasser des records dans le réseau scolaire québécois.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 00:00:00 EST
Fière d'aider sa «deuxième famille»: de retour au travail à 78 ans
Une septuagénaire brille par son désir d’aider sa «deuxième famille», n’hésitant pas à sortir de sa retraite pour prêter main-forte durant les fêtes.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 00:00:00 EST
Un projet immobilier sur Laurier qui suscite l’intérêt
La construction n’est même pas commencée, mais les futurs résidents semblent plutôt confiants.

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 22:00:24 EST
L’Abitibi sourit aux Remparts
Les Remparts de Québec ont poursuivi leur voyage de trois matchs en autant de soirs en Abitibi-Témiscamingue.

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 23:45:00 EST
Coulé par l’indiscipline
Contenir Connor McDavid et Leon Draisaitl à forces égales n’est pas une mince tâche. Le faire à court d’un homme l’est encore moins.

Regina Leader-Post

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 23:09:28 +0000
Roughriders' A.C. Leonard apologizes for actions that led to suspension
Riders defensive end A.C. Leonard was contrite while meeting with the media on Tuesday for the first time since being suspended for three games.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 23:04:55 +0000
Regina police officer tackles man on bicycle after incident with knife
The suspect was into custody after a "brief struggle" and found to be in possession of a sawed-off .22 calibre rifle and ammunition, as well as other knives and break-and-enter tools.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 23:03:22 +0000
Moe calls federal election 'most pointless' in nation's history
Premier Scott Moe has broken his near total silence on the federal election campaign, calling the nearly unchanged results a distraction.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 22:46:50 +0000
Election 2021: Regina—Lewvan riding breakdown
A look at the race in Regina—Lewvan which saw Warren Steinley win his second election as part of the Conservative Party of Canada

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 22:46:19 +0000
Election 2021: Regina—Wascana riding breakdown
After managing to flip Regina—Wascana from red to blue in the last election, Michael Kram was eager to prove that result had not just been a fluke.

Times Colonist

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 22:14:22 -0700
Virginia House Democrats aim to protect their majority
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic control of Virginia state government over the past two years has allowed lawmakers to dramatically reshape public policy with legislation reforming the criminal justice system, loosening abortion restrictions and exp...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 21:32:51 -0700
No winning ticket for Tuesday's $19 million Lotto Max jackpot
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for Tuesday's $19 million Lotto Max jackpot.That means the grand prize for the next draw on Oct. 19 will grow to an estimated $24 million.

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 19:49:49 -0700
Second NCAA gender equity report shows spending disparities
The NCAA spends more on average on male athletes than female ones, particularly when it comes to the "mere handful of championships" viewed as revenue sources, according to a new report.The law firm hired by the NCAA to investigate equity issues rele...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:29:00 -0700
Man arrested after asking police for help breaking into ATM
A man breaking into an automated teller machine in downtown Victoria was so focused on his work that he asked two passersby to give him a hand. Too bad for him they were fully uniformed cops. VicPD officers were doing patrols in the 900 Block o...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:15:00 -0700
Volunteers clean up Cadboro Bay beach after boats run aground in storm
Volunteers with the Peninsula Streams Society removed two tons of marine flotsam and jetsam — including hazardous materials — from Cadboro-Gyro Park Tuesday after they responded to a report of two boats washing ashore after the recent storm. ...

Toronto Star

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 13:39:00 EST
Thousands in Ontario still without power following strong winds
Nearly 5,000 customers were left without power Saturday in downtown Toronto.

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 07:00:00 EST
Feuding politicians. Candid texts. A stunning inquiry. The behind-the-scenes story of how the ‘Freedom Convoy’ shook the foundations of Canadian politics
Testimony, evidence at the inquiry into the government’s use of the Emergencies Act to quell the “Freedom Convoy” protests paint a stark picture.

Fri, 2 Dec 2022 07:30:00 EST
Althia Raj: Danielle Smith’s sovereignty act eats at our trust in democracy. Why aren’t Conservatives calling her out?
This past week offered another example of the deficit of truth, honour, and facts in our politics with the introduction of the Alberta sovereignty act.

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 20:32:28 EST
Mitch Marner makes Maple Leafs history with record 19-game point streak
The Leafs star passed Darryl Sittler and Eddie Olczyk for longest point streak in franchise history after recording a point against the Lightning on Saturday.

Sat, 3 Dec 2022 16:09:23 EST
Fred VanVleet sees daylight after Raptors crash on the road
With the Magic in town after the Raptors were overmatched in Brooklyn and New Orleans, VanVleet says, “You can find excuses in this league every night ... or you can show up and play.”

Windsor Star

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 02:50:35 +0000
Irek Kusmierczyk confirmed for re-election in Windsor-Tecumseh
The mail-in ballots have been counted. Incumbent Liberal MP Irek Kusmierczyk has emerged the winner in Windsor-Tecumseh, finishing with 675 more votes than NDP candidate Cheryl Hardcastle.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 02:18:46 +0000
Proof-of-vaccination requirement comes to Windsor-Essex businesses
Wednesday was the first day that customers of restaurants, bars, gyms, and other venues in Windsor-Essex had to show they've been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, by Ontario mandate.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 01:12:28 +0000
Amherstburg school naming committee in turmoil
As a school board trustee for 30 years, Gale Simko-Hatfield has served on numerous committees tasked with compiling a short list of names for a new school within the public board.  Never has she seen the process deteriorate the way it has for t...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:52:41 +0000
Students, swimmers protest Adie Knox pool switch
A soggy group of students and recreational swimmers vowed to “keep up the battle” Wednesday as they protested the looming shutdown of the Adie Knox pool and transfer of its swimming programs to a new University of Windsor pool funded larg...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 00:37:02 +0000
'We can't cope with unvaccinated staff:' Vast majority of hospital staff now vaccinated as mandate comes into force
About 97 per cent cent of Windsor Regional Hospital staff had at least one shot of COVID-19 vaccine as a hospital-wide mandate came into effect Wednesday. But for the almost 150 staff that haven’t yet to get the shot, Wednesday marks the start of t...

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