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Mayor wants B.C. to institutionalize severely mental ill people who are homeless Post

Mayor wants B.C. to institutionalize severely mental ill people who are homeless National Post ...


12-year-old B.C. boy rescues starving, orphaned bear cub

A 12-year-old from northern B.C. has saved the life of an orphaned cub that was dying of hunger. A wildlife ...


Salmonella outbreak in six provinces linked to snakes and rodents s Colonist

The Public Health Agency of Canada is advising exotic pet owners to practise good hygiene amid a salmonella outbreak in ...


Ontario passes bill to join opioid class-action lawsuit launched by BC s Colonist

TORONTO Ontario is joining five other provinces in a class-action lawsuit against opioid manufacturers in a bid to recoup costs ...


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Six of 8 bodies extracted after White Island volcano eruption

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - New Zealand Defence Force and police officers successfully recovered six bodies from Whakaari/White Island on Friday, ...

Johnson party looks set for overwhelming victory in UK elections

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win an overwhelming victory in Britain's election with a majority of ...

Holy Sites to be off-limits for Gazan Christians this Christmas

BETHLEHEM, Palestinian territories - Israel announced Thursday that Christians in the Gaza Strip will be barred from visiting Holy cities ...

Scores of soldiers dead after attack on army base camp in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger - At least 71 soldiers were killed and twelve others sustained injuries in a deadly terror attack that ...

Iraqi government needs to start protecting its citizens

BAGHDAD, Iraq - As protests in Iraq enter their third month, the numbers of arrests, abductions, and killings of protesters ...

2 Australian boys die in hospital after volcano disaster

SYDNEY, Australia - Two Australian schoolboys severely injured in the White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand on Monday have ...

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Confirmation of trade pact drives Wall Street higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose again Friday after momentous gains a day earlier. Gains on Friday however ...

In Surprise Decision, US Approves Muscular Dystrophy Drug

U.S. health regulators approved a second drug for a debilitating form of muscular dystrophy, a surprise decision after the medication ...

US-China trade deal: 3 fundamental issues remain unresolved

The U.S. and China have reportedly reached a so-called phase one deal in their ongoing trade war.While few details have ...

China, US agree on initial trade deal to remove some tariffs

China and the US agreed on the text of a phase one trade deal that includes the removal of tariffs ...

House panel approves Trump charges, sets up impeachment vote

US lawmakers took the grave step Friday of approving two charges against Donald Trump, setting up a full House of ...

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Former Roland Garros champion Schiavone 'wins' cancer fight

Rome - Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone said on Friday she had defeated cancer, defiantly telling fans: "I'm still ...


Klopp urges fans to 'enjoy the journey' after new deal

London - Jurgen Klopp said on Friday he signed a contract extension keeping him at Liverpool until 2024 to project ...


Spurs goal proves Coutinho settling at Bayern - Flick

Berlin - Interim coach Hansi Flick says Philippe Coutinho's first Champions League goal for Bayern Munich proved the on-loan playmaker ...


Lampard won't speak to out-of-contract players until January

London - Frank Lampard will not speak to any of his Chelsea players about their immediate Stamford Bridge futures until ...


Guardiola denies Man City break clause

Manchester - Pep Guardiola has denied reports that he has a break clause in his Manchester City contract that would ...


Arsenal's Ozil condemns Muslim silence over Uighurs

Istanbul - Arsenal's Mesut Ozil, a German footballer of Turkish origin, on Friday expressed support for Uighurs in Xinjiang and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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