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Man accused in Rideau Hall crash had rifle, shotguns, high-capacity magazine: RCMP.

OTTAWA — Police say the man charged with ramming a truck through a date at Rideau Hall last week was armed with two shotguns, a rifle, and a revolver, and threatened Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Newly released court documents add … Continue reading

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Ground and air search underway for missing Vancouver Island teens.

Dylan Deroy, 18, and Jordan Phillion, 15, were expected back in Langford on Sunday after spending the weekend in the Cowichan Valley. Police on Vancouver Island are searching for a pair of teens who failed to return home from a … Continue reading

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Canadian star Nick Cordero dies at 41 after months of complications from COVID-19.

TORONTO — Hamilton-raised theatre star Nick Cordero, who had legions of supporters rallying for him on social media during his harrowing health battle with COVID-19, has died in Los Angeles. His wife, the dancer-turned-celebrity personal trainer Amanda Kloots, said Cordero died … Continue reading

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Facebook just lost one of the biggest advertisers in the world for the rest of 2020.

The campaign to convince marketers to ditch Facebook has added one of the world’s largest advertising spenders. The global consumer packaged goods company Unilever announced Friday that it will halt its advertising on Facebook and Instagram, joining a growing movement … Continue reading

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Vancouver police searching for missing teen.

Vancouver police are hoping the public can help them find a missing teenage boy. Vancouver police handout If you see Quinn, you are asked to call 911 and stay with him. Quinn Beshara has been missing since 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Police say … Continue reading

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Wendy Mesley ‘Disciplined’ By CBC For Using ‘Offensive Language’ On 2 Separate Occasions.

CBC has concluded its investigation into Wendy Mesley, determining that the CBC News anchor used “offensive language on two separate occasions during editorial meetings.” According to a statement from Chuck Thompson, CBC’s head of public affairs (as reported by CBC … Continue reading

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Pellerin: Reflections on Trump, Biden, and America as we settle in for Canada Day.

                                                               Brigitte Pellerin Joseph Fons holding a Pride flag stands … Continue reading

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J.K. Rowling Deletes Tweet Praising Stephen King After He Insists ‘Trans Women Are Women’.

J.K. Rowling posted and deleted a tweet praising Stephen King Sunday. The Harry Potter author, who recently faced backlash after she issued tweets that many labeled transphobic, shared a quote from feminist writer Andrea Dworkin over the weekend, which King retweeted. Rowling then … Continue reading

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Molly Bish legacy: ‘Fresh today as the day it happened’.

WORCESTER – Saturday marks the 20th anniversary of the disappearance of Molly Bish, a missing person case that in the two decades since has had a far-reaching influence. The 16-year-old Warren resident went missing in her hometown in 2000; her … Continue reading

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Here’s what a second term of Trump would look like.

Presidential campaigns are often characterized as an extended job interview, an imperfect analogy at best. But imagine you were interviewing a candidate for a job, you asked him what he wanted to accomplish in the position, and he answered you … Continue reading

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