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Man hurling racial slurs at Muslim women kills 2, injures 1 on Oregon train, police say
Sat, 27 May 2017 00:37:54 EDT
Two people died Friday and another was hurt in a stabbing on a Portland light-rail train after a man yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim, one of whom was wearing a hijab, police said.
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Manitoba Greyhound passenger claims he was wrongly accused of being drunk, booted off bus
Sat, 27 May 2017 00:25:00 EDT
An indigenous Manitoba man with a serious medical condition says he was refused entry to a Greyhound bus and wrongly accused of being intoxicated.
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D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo's life sentences overturned
Fri, 26 May 2017 23:11:50 EDT
A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings.
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Tim Kaine’s son, 7 others charged for allegedly disrupting pro-Trump event
Fri, 26 May 2017 22:59:18 EDT
U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine’s youngest son was among eight people charged for allegedly disrupting a March rally in support of U.S. President Donald Trump.
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Tory leadership contenders make pitches for votes
Fri, 26 May 2017 22:40:41 EDT
The last time Conservative party faithful gathered en masse in Toronto it was to hear from former leader and prime minister Stephen Harper.
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If FBI wants to talk to Jared Kushner about Russian contacts, lawyer says he's ready
Fri, 26 May 2017 22:36:17 EDT
If the FBI wants to talk to Jared Kushner about his Russian contacts, they won’t have to track down the president’s son-in-law.
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'Anti-fascist' activist charged for allegedly hitting Trump supporters with a bicycle lock at clashing Berkeley rallies
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:13:28 EDT
A former San Francisco Bay Area community college philosophy teacher and “anti-fascist” activist was charged Friday with hitting several people in the head with a bicycle lock during a violent clash between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month.
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Fake doc who performed fatal silicone injection in Atlanta sentenced
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:05:38 EDT
A woman has been sentenced to 11 years and three months in prison for performing illegal cosmetic silicone injections — including one that caused a woman’s death.
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Workers dangling from cables after scaffolding collapses
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:57:31 EDT
Scaffolding and wet concrete gave way at a building site in the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday, leaving construction workers dangling from metal cables and rebar and injuring at least 19 people, officials said.
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Green committee celebrates Canada in every ward
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:43:48 EDT
It may be the city’s green advisory committee, but members are seeing red and white this year.
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'We dodged a bullet there’
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:05:23 EDT
One potential “huge problem” has been avoided in Port Dalhousie, as Lake Ontario water levels continue to rise.
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‘The sand is gone’
Fri, 26 May 2017 18:52:40 EDT
The full extent of the damage won’t be known until the water finally recedes.
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Canada Post has unveiled new Eid stamp commemorating Muslim festivals
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:34:29 EDT
Canada Post announced a stamp to commemorate the Muslim festivals of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha just in time for the holy month of Ramadan.
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Removing barriers to mental healthcare
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:40:12 EDT
Accessing mental-health care in smaller communities such as Niagara is a challenge due to limited resources and the complexity of the public system, says an official with a new company that provides one-on-one video therapy with licensed therapists.
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3 lotto winners in Niagara
Fri, 26 May 2017 14:34:33 EDT
Niagara has three lucky winners announced this week, who each claimed big prizes in separate lotteries.
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