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Fri, 21 Jun 2024 04:00:00 EDT
The ghosts of Canada's 1993 Conservative wipeout hang over Britain's election campaign
British politician Nigel Farage says he’s an admirer of how Preston Manning was instrumental in engineering the downfall of the former Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in 1993. In Clacton-on-Sea, he’s giving Manning’s blueprint a try.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:00:00 EDT
With Rafah border crossing closed, malnourished children in Gaza risk death
Aid organizations say sick, malnourished children are facing death in Gaza, as they can’t cross the Rafah border to find proper medical treatment amid the Palestinian territory's collapsing medical system, struggling with a critical lack of supplie...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 16:30:11 EDT
Cancer community slams 'appalling ignorance' of people commenting on Catherine's appearance
When Catherine, Princess of Wales, smiled at the crowds at Trooping the Colour last weekend, her first public appearance since December, the general reaction online could perhaps best be characterized with two statements: 1. She looks great. 2. Why...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 18:12:35 EDT
D.C. woman finds 2,000-year-old Mayan vase at thrift store and returns it to Mexico
For five years, Anna Lee Dozier had no idea she had an ancient Mayan artifact on display at her home.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 09:59:11 EDT
Dutch PM Mark Rutte poised to become next NATO secretary general
Mark Rutte, a staunch ally of Ukraine and a fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, is set to become NATO's next secretary general, building on a career as a political dealmaker from his 14 years as Dutch prime minister.

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:30:00 EDT
Accident mortel de Spyder à Lévis: un coroner souligne les dangers de l’alcool même sous 0,08
Le conducteur aurait eu une «absence» ou une «distraction» malgré une alcoolémie légale.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:30:00 EDT
Justin Trudeau en chute libre: une élection partielle lundi le confirmera
Si vous êtes un partisan libéral dans la circonscription fédérale de Toronto—St. Paul’s, lundi risque d’être pour vous tout sauf une fête.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:30:00 EDT
Viol d’une fillette juive en France: assez, c’est assez
On apprend avec effroi qu'en France, une fille de 12 ans a été victime d'un viol collectif de la part de jeunes de son âge ou à peine plus vieux.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:53:37 EDT
Médecin accusé de viol en groupe: une plaignante menteuse, plaide la défense
Le médecin spécialiste accusé d’avoir violé en groupe une jeune artiste serait en réalité la vraie victime de cette affaire, selon la défense.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 10:20:35 EDT
Une serveuse d’un bar de danseuses coupable d’homicide involontaire après un seul coup de poing à un client
Une serveuse d’un établissement de danseuses à Longueuil reconnue coupable d’homicide involontaire pour avoir frappé mortellement un client intoxiqué.

Regina Leader-Post

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 21:43:40 +0000
Mandryk: Rural-urban split bigger problem for NDP than Sask. Party
You think the rural/urban divide is bad now? Hold on to your hats, folks. Come the October vote, it's likely to get a lot worse.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 19:41:34 +0000
Kian Schaffer-Baker played a key role in Roughriders' latest victory
The 26-year-old receiver made seven receptions for 109 yards and two touchdowns helping the Riders pick up a last-second 33-30 victory in Hamilton

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 19:25:21 +0000
Central Library funding request should wait until fall, say Regina city administrators
"Central Library has been on the table for 15 years," reminded director and CEO Jeff Barber.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 19:13:17 +0000
'Shocking to my conscience': Tegan Laplante given life sentence for 2022 brutal murder of Regina woman
Lori Shannon Huntinghawk's death tore her family apart, according to her aunt, who provided a victim impact statement at Laplante's sentencing.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 15:16:21 +0000
Regina Riot getting a final chance against Saskatoon Valkyries
After unretiring, veteran quarterback Aimee Kowalski leads hometown squad into Western Women's Canadian Football League championship game

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. ...

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Windsor Star

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 23:55:05 +0000
OPP launch death investigation at Harrow residence
The Ontario Provincial Police have cordoned off a residence on County Road 13 in Harrow Township for a death investigation. In a tweet posted around 4 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, OPP said that there is currently no believed threat to public safety, b...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 20:27:00 +0000
Windsor police arrest machete-wielding man downtown
Windsor police have arrested a 39-year-old man downtown following reports that he was chasing an individual while brandishing a machete. Police say that they responded to the call shortly after 2 p.m. on Thursday afternoon in the 800 block of Ouellet...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:30:50 +0000
City of Windsor retains AA+ financial rating
The City of Windsor has again been given an AA+ credit rating by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services. This month, the debt rating agency affirmed the city’s credit rating at its second-highest classification with a stable outlook as part o...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:25:00 +0000
Labour movement honours its best with large gathering for Gary Parent Labour Activist Awards
The Windsor District and Labour Council hands out its annual Gary Parent Labour Activist Awards Thursday for the first time without the presence of the longtime former WDLC president and Local 444 secretary treasurer. Parent passed away in early May ...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:16:57 +0000
Leamington man faces multiple drug trafficking charges
Ontario Provincial Police have arrested a 41-year-old Leamington for alleged drug trafficking. Members of the OPP Essex County community street crime unit, tactics and rescue unit, emergency response team, canine unit and Leamington detachment execut...