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Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Supreme Court to rule on privacy rights vs. child protection in online luring case
The Supreme Court of Canada rules today on an internet child luring case that could have a major impact on how police conduct sting operations.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Doug Ford's beer promise could create hundreds of millions of dollars in penalties
Ontario taxpayers face footing the bill for hundred of millions of dollars in penalties if Premier Doug Ford forges ahead with his plan to allow convenience stores to sell beer. 

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Revenue Quebec number connects callers to 'hottest chat line in town'
A toll-free help line number provided by Revenue Quebec actually connects callers to a chat line for singles.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
It's now Jason Kenney's turn to deliver on jobs, pipelines and a better economy
For weeks, Jason Kenney framed Alberta's election around three key issues: jobs, pipelines and the economy. With his United Conservative Party soon to take charge, people are looking to him fulfil ...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
Rachel Notley helped strike a grand bargain on oil and the climate. Can Trudeau save it?
If not for Alberta's first NDP premier, Justin Trudeau likely would have had an even harder time crafting a national climate plan. If not for Rachel Notley, Ottawa also might not own a pipeline right...

Canadian World News

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:51:26 EDT
North Korea reportedly tests new guided tactical weapon
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversaw the testing of a new type of tactical guided weapon on Wednesday, according to state media Korean Central News Agency.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:10:30 EDT
France to hold daylong tribute to Notre-Dame firefighters
It's a day of tribute to the Paris firefighters who saved Notre-Dame Cathedral from collapse and rescued its treasures from encroaching flames.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 04:00:00 EDT
7 key questions the [redacted] Mueller report could finally answer
Details, details. That's what anyone awaiting U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election will be seeking when the document goes public on T...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:47:43 EDT
Dozens dead in tourist bus crash in Portugal
At least 29 people were reported killed and others injured after a tourist bus overturned in a coastal town on the Portuguese island of Madeira on Wednesday.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:48:08 EDT
Doctors use gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease
Doctors at two medical centres say they have cured 10 infants of so-called bubble boy disease, a genetic defect that leaves children, typically boys, without an immune system.

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Pierre Fitzgibbon et Guy LeBlanc: ils brassaient des affaires encore au début du mois
Des liens étroits unissent le nouveau PDG d’IQ et son patron, le ministre Pierre Fitzgibbon.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:53:17 EDT
Le pont fermé en raison d’un trou dans la chaussée
Un nouveau trou s’est formé dans la chaussée du pont de l’Île-d’Orléans à la suite du bris d’un joint de dilatation, ce qui a forcé sa fermeture complète pendant une heure, mardi soir.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:50:16 EDT
Inondations: état d’alerte dans plusieurs régions
Avec le redoux et les fortes pluies attendues, tous les ingrédients sont réunis pour que plusieurs régions du Québec connaissent des crues importantes ces prochains jours, ce qui force les autorités à se mettre sur un pied d’alerte et à se p...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:02:26 EDT
L’étude sur le métro sera confiée à l’externe
L’étude comparative sur un métro et un tramway, promise à contrecœur par la Ville de Québec, sera réalisée par une firme externe, a confirmé le président du RTC Rémy Normand, mercredi.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 EDT
Trop de résidences de tourisme à Percé
La Ville de Percé n’accordera plus aucun nouveau permis pour des résidences de tourisme saisonnier, afin que les nouveaux arrivants puissent avoir accès à ce genre de propriété.

Mexico El Norte (sp)

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:08:06 CDT
Crean grupo para búsqueda de los 43
La Comisión Presidencial para la Verdad y la Justicia del caso Ayotzinapa acuerda crear un grupo para buscar a los 43 jóvenes desaparecidos.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:43:59 CDT
Arman narcobloqueos en Nuevo Laredo
Por el presunto arresto de un líder del Cártel del Noreste, delincuentes realizan narcobloqueos en varios puntos de Nuevo Laredo.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:57:41 CDT
Eleva EU a México alerta por secuestro
Estados Unidos eleva la alerta a sus ciudadanos y turistas en México por aumento de secuestros y toma de rehenes en el País, según informe.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:35:24 CDT
Hallan predio con 36 fosas en Veracruz
Un terreno con al menos 36 fosas clandestinas en las que habría restos humanos fue localizado en Veracruz, informa el Fiscal Jorge Winckler.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:04:40 CDT
Avala STPS a Confederación de Napo
La Secretaría del Trabajo otorga la toma de nota a la Confederación Internacional de Trabajadores que preside Napoleón Gómez Urrutia.

Mexico Informador (sp)

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 02:46:00 -0500
Time destaca a AMLO por “desactivar” a Trump
La revista incluye al Mandatario entre su lista de los 100 líderes más influyentes del mundo

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:10:00 -0500
Realizan bloqueos en Tamaulipas por detención de presunto líder cártel
Luis Alberto Rodríguez, vocero de Seguridad Pública en Tamaulipas, confirmó cuatro bloqueos a avenidas importantes entre las 17:00 y 17:45 horas de este miércoles

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:02:00 -0500
Urgen a López Obrador a nombrar magistrados anticorrupción
Para que todo el sistema quede completo faltan 18 magistrados exactamente

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:20:00 -0500
Hallan fosa clandestina en zona centro de Veracruz
El fiscal del estado, Jorge Winckler, informó que hasta ahora se desconoce el número de cuerpos que fueron inhumados

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:42:00 -0500
Descartan delito electoral por video promocional de la Sectur
Magistrados determinan que no existió promoción personalizada a favor del presidente López Obrador, ni tampoco hubo responsabilidad del secretario Miguel Torruco

Mexico Reforma (sp)

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:54:13 CDT
Crean grupo para búsqueda de los 43
La comisión del caso Ayotzinapa acordó crear un grupo de búsqueda para dar con el paradero de los 43 normalistas.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:54:13 CDT
Eleva EU a México alerta por secuestro
Estados Unidos elevó la alerta a sus ciudadanos y turistas en México por aumento de secuestros y toma de rehenes en el País, según informe.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:10:21 CDT
Mantiene Came contingencia ambiental
La Came informó que se mantiene la contingencia ambiental en el Valle de México por la mala calidad del aire.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:59:27 CDT
Lamenta SRE medida de EU hacia Cuba
La SRE lamentó que EU permita reclamar propiedades en Cuba que pertenecían a estadounidenses hasta su expropiación en la Revolución cubana.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:28:39 CDT
Revive Tribunal plebiscito en BC
Magistrados revocaron las aprobaciones del IEE que declararon intrascendente e improcedente el plebiscito sobre Constellation Brands en BC.

Mexico Star

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:05:27 GMT
Attorney General Expands Indefinite Detention for Asylum-Seekers
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO - The U.S. Attorney General on Tuesday struck down a decision that had allowed some asylum-seekers to ask for bond in front of an immigration judge, in a ruling that expands

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 23:23:18 GMT
Border crisis- US failure to respond to migration surge has created chaos
El Paso officials, aid workers and churches are scrambling to find shelter and legal counsel for a surge of Central American migrants Follow the latest US politics news US authorities failure to keep

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 23:23:17 GMT
Under the bridge- migrants held in El Paso tell of dust, cold and hunger
In a Texas border town, migrants subjected to Trumps hardline approach are enduring appalling conditions For three days and nights, Maria and her 14-year-old son were penned behind barbed wire, under

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 23:23:17 GMT
Mulvaney- only 'something dramatic' will stop Trump closing Mexico border
Move could have severe consequences for US economy US citizens who cross border for work or family fear hardship The Trump administration reiterated on Sunday the presidents threat to close the border

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 23:23:15 GMT
The booming business for smuggling people to the US- 'Everyone wins'
Families rather than single adults from Central America are the big growth sector as poverty, violence and Trumps immigration policy all play a part Its only 7.30am but Daniel is already looking str

Mexico Topix (usa)

Regina Leader-Post

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 04:23:56 +0000
Spokane Chiefs' Riley Woods looking to topple Vancouver Giants
Riley Woods is embracing the underdog role as the Spokane Chiefs prepare to open a best-of-seven Western Conference final on Friday against the Vancouver Giants.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:58:54 +0000
Saskatchewan Roughriders sign quarterback Isaac Harker
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed quarterback Isaac Harker, who starred last season for the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:47:54 +0000
Four arrested after SWAT team called to Washington Park neighbourhood
Regina police have arrested four suspects following an investigation involving multiple units of the police service.  According to a police news release, patrol officers and detectives alongside members of the special weapons and tactics unit and th...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:01:20 +0000
Indigenous leader blames bureaucracy for child welfare 'crisis'
FSIN vice chief David Pratt accused the province of dragging its heels over child welfare reform to protect the jobs of social workers

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:30:55 +0000
Moe open to joining forces with Alberta on threatened equalization vote
Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe said Jason Kenney's election victory sends a signal that Justin Trudeau would be wise to heed

The Province

Mon, 18 Jul 2016 21:43:05 Z
Advocates call for minority judges as figures show 'judiciary of whiteness'
HALIFAX — A study showing a dearth of minority judges in Canada has advocates suggesting the country must seize a unique opportunity to increase racial diversity in a “judiciary of whiteness.” “After many years of saying this ...

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 20:05:42 Z
Demand for driver’s licences decreasing among B.C.’s young people
We analyzed the numbers to see the effects of the province's graduated licensing program.

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:48:10 Z
Vancouver's proposal to tax vacant homes being taken seriously, province vows
B.C.’s finance minister says the provincial government is taking a City of Vancouver proposal to impose a tax on vacant homes seriously, despite the province’s general reluctance to seek solutions to the region’s housing affordabili...

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 02:48:27 Z
Smyth: Clark, Horgan face political showdown over $15 minimum wage
Spurred on by a poll showing three-quarters of British Columbians supporting a heightened minimum wage, John Horgan looks to be gambling that Justin Trudeau's left-ward shift is the way to electoral victory.

Thu, 30 Jun 2016 03:05:53 Z
Eleven Zika cases confirmed in B.C., including four pregnant women
Eleven B.C. residents have acquired travel-related Zika virus in the seven months since public health officials started testing for the mosquito-borne virus.

Times Colonist

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:09:28 -0700
Naked toddler near IHOP leads to arrest of passed out adults
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Employees of a Florida IHOP were headed to work early Friday when they found a naked toddler wandering the restaurant's parking lot. They then found the toddler's mom and the mom's fiance passed out in a nearby van.Panama City p...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:53:23 -0700
France to hold daylong tribute to Notre Dame firefighters
PARIS — France is paying a daylong tribute Thursday to the Paris firefighters who saved the internationally revered Notre Dame Cathedral from collapse and rescued its treasures from encroaching flames.French President Emmanuel Macron will host the ...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:29:11 -0700
Strong quake hits east Taiwan, rattles buildings in capital
TAIPEI, Taiwan — A strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's east coast Thursday afternoon, according to the island's Central Weather Bureau. TV footage showed at least one landslide but there were no immediate reports of major damage or inju...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:02:00 -0700
NDP nomination for Victoria riding goes to Coun. Laurel Collins
Victoria Coun. Laurel Collins has won the NDP nomination in the Victoria riding for this fall’s federal election. Collins defeated political scientist Sabina Singh in a vote at Alix Goolden Hall Wednesday night. The nomination meeting was tri...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:54:08 -0700
Gunmen kill 14 passengers on bus in southwestern Pakistan
QUETTA, Pakistan — Gunmen ambushed a bus and killed 14 passengers after going through their ID cards and forcing them out on a highway in a remote area of southwestern Pakistan before dawn Thursday, officials said.No group immediately claimed respo...

Toronto Star

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:31:00 EDT
Durham police in turmoil, watchdog called in after three veteran officers file complaints about chief and his brass
Solicitor General has asked the Ontario Civilian Police Commission to review the explosive claims. Lawyer for police leadership denies the accusations from a ‘handful of disgruntled individuals.’

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:40:00 EDT
Chantal Hébert: Alberta election signals volatile times in Canadian politics
Seven premiers have led their parties to defeat since Justin Trudeau became prime minister. That’s a trend the ruling federal Liberals might have to keep in mind as they look to their own re-election bid this fall, Chantal Hébert writes.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:01:00 EDT
Bruce Arthur: Better is not good enough for Leafs as mistakes catch up to them in Game 4 loss
Bruins break up big line, and their stars combine for three goals.

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:59:29 EDT
NDP revives Tory bill curbing taxpayer-funded partisan ads in bid to embarrass Ford government
In 2015, the Liberal government of Kathleen Wynne watered down legislation which had been implemented by her predecessor, Dalton McGuinty. Since then, the auditor general has complained that her office is no longer empowered to look at taxpayer-funde...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:54:00 EDT
Toronto has the world’s 12th most expensive housing market, report says
CBRE named Hong Kong, Singapore and Shanghai as the three most expensive cities. The top city in Canada was Vancouver at number four, while Montreal ranked 25th.

Vancouver Sun

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:55:04 Z
More gun violence in Surrey; murder in Burnaby
Since Surrey RCMP said Friday they had implemented successful strategies to combat gun violence, there have been three more shootings.

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:08:34 Z
B.C. nurses' college warns about helping in assisted-dying cases
A B.C. Supreme Court ruling allowing a terminally-ill woman a medically-assisted death has not opened the door to nurses now participating in hastened death, the College of Registered Nurse of B.C. said Monday.

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:24:06 Z
Most senior nursing homes miss Ministry of Health staffing guideline
The vast majority of government-funded long-term care homes for seniors in B.C. do not meet Ministry of Health staffing guidelines. The Residential Care Facilities Quick Facts Directory, a report released recently by the Office of the Seniors Advocat...

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 05:53:40 Z
Canucks a royal pain for California contenders, beat Kings 3-2
Now that the least is expected of them — or wanted from them, if you ask the draftists — the Vancouver Canucks have built their longest winning streak of the season. It began five days ago. It took the Canucks six months and 79 National H...

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 00:17:43 Z
Photos: Top images from around the globe
View the best photographs from hot spots around the world.

Windsor Star

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00:09 +0000
Comedy veteran Howie Mandel returns to Caesars Windsor July 21
"Political correctness is so over the top," says Howie Mandel, who will nevertheless be performing stand-up comedy at Caesars Windsor July 21. Mandel's previous visit to The Colosseum stage was in 2014.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:54:51 +0000
Ramsey continues push for national freshwater strategy
Essex MP Tracey Ramsey wants to lay down the law when it comes to the protection of our freshwater supply. The New Democrat took to LaSalle’s Freshwater Restoration Ecology Centre Wednesday to detail her private member’s bill calling for a nation...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:48:23 +0000
Photo: Corpus Christi students clean up Coventry Gardens

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:36:34 +0000
Abbamania is coming to Windsor for a Hiatus House fundraiser
Dust off the bellbottoms and platforms. Abbamania, a tribute to the quintessential 1970s pop and disco band from Sweden, will perform in Windsor June 13. The performance is a fundraiser for Hiatus House, an emergency shelter for abused women and thei...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:31:50 +0000
Local homebuilders receive provincial customer service awards
Two Essex County homebuilders have received provincial awards for excellence in customer service. Tarion, the provincial regulator of Ontario’s new home building industry, announced its annual 2019 Homeowner’s Choice Awards on Wednesday. LaSalle...

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