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 2020-01-24 03:00 

Montreal Gazette

#ICYMI: A food hall opens, operating rooms close...

Busy day? Here's what you might have missed....

 2020-01-24 03:00 

The Globe and Mail

Insys founder John Kapoor sentenced to 66 months in prison for opioid scheme...

Prosecutors say bribery and fraud scheme contributed to U.S. opioid crisis...

 2020-01-24 02:58 

The Globe and Mail

Coalition of U.S. states sue over regulation that could make 3D-printed gun blueprints available online...

Critics argue making blueprints accessible could lead to increase in gun violence, put weapons in hands of criminals prohibited from owning them...

 2020-01-24 02:53 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

ReRyde & Kater denied ride-hailing approval, shutting out some B.C. cities...

Residents on Vancouver Island, in the Interior and in northern B.C. have been left in the cold after the Passenger Transportation Board (PTB) rejected ride-hailing applications from companies wanting to operate in those regions, despite approving Uber and...

 2020-01-24 02:49 

Vancouver Sun

Leaked BCTF memo details potential path towards province-wide teachers' strike...

The memo may be a glimpse into what may lay ahead for B.C.'s schools if mediator David Schaub withdraws from the dispute....

 2020-01-24 02:47 

Toronto Star

Marlies should be stronger from their experiences with the Maple Leafs...

Brooks, Liljegren, Marchment bring back the knowledge of what it takes to be in the NHL, and that could help the farm team end its slide in the AHL....

 2020-01-24 02:45 

The Globe and Mail

Richard Dcarie demonstrates why the National Capital Commission's LGBTQ monument is needed...

Homophobic remarks from the Conservative leadership aspirant came the evening before the Commission's unanimous approval of the site for a new monument to LGBTQ Canadians who suffered past persecution...

 2020-01-24 02:40 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Man shot by rural landowner near Okotoks wanted by police on multiple charges...

The man at the centre of a prominent lawsuit is being sought on a number of charges, police said Thursday....

 2020-01-24 02:37 

National Post

Miami QB Williams reportedly entering transfer portal...

Miami Hurricanes starting quarterback Jarren Williams is putting his name in the transfer portal, according to multiple media reports Thursday. The news comes days after former Houston quarterback D'Eriq King announced he is transferring to Miami. Wil...

 2020-01-24 02:35 

Toronto Star

Locals push back against Ontario Line above-ground design at first open house...

Many attendees said they agree the city needs more transit built as soon as possible, and many were supportive of the project. But some pushed back against building the section of the line that would run through Thorncliffe Park and Flemingdon Park on an ...

 2020-01-24 02:34 

National Post

Tennis-Day five at the Australian Open...

MELBOURNE — Highlights of the fifth day at the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, on Friday (times AEDT; GMT+11): 1328 SCHWARTZMAN SURGES PAST LAJOVIC Argentina's Diego Schwartzman staved off a late comeback attempt by...

 2020-01-24 02:33 

CTV News

Couple learns their $3,000 vacation is a sham just one day before flight...

An Ontario couple discovered their $3,000 vacation was a sham the day before they were supposed to fly out -- and they're blaming the airline company for not alerting them sooner....

 2020-01-24 02:30 

Toronto Star

'It's not paparazzi, this is news': Canadian photographers zoom in on Harry and Meghan privacy debate...

In the picturesque community of North Saanich, where the royal couple are holed up, locals seem to be taking the couple's desire for privacy to heart, but the shadow of paparazzi is looming large over Vancouver Island....

 2020-01-24 02:28 

Newsfile Corp.

BluMetric Announces Financial Results for FY2019...

Ottawa, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 23, 2020) - BluMetric Environmental Inc. (TSXV: BLM), a full-service environmental consulting and engineering cleantech firm, today announced its financial results for the year ended September 30, 2019, recording...

 2020-01-24 02:27 

National Post

Singapore schools ask for holiday travel details as China virus spreads...

SINGAPORE — Schools in Singapore, where the first case of a coronavirus was confirmed on Thursday, are asking parents and staff to provide details of travel during the lunar new year holidays as part of measures to fight the disease that has killed ...

 2020-01-24 02:26 

Toronto Sun

TRAIKOS: Matthews says 'nagging' injury won't keep him out for long...

ST. LOUIS — The "nagging" wrist injury that is preventing Auston Matthews from participating in the NHL All-Star Weekend is not expected to keep him out of the lineup when the Tor......

 2020-01-24 02:26 

The Globe and Mail

Vancouver police defend street checks...

Police argue street checks are a pro-active public-safety tool helpful for fighting crime, but say reforms to the way they are done should deal with community concerns about them...

 2020-01-24 02:19 

Toronto Star

Seven-year-old child shot in Hamilton, taken to hospital...

The victim was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries....

 2020-01-24 02:19 

National Post

Saudi Arabia denies case of coronavirus infection...

RIYADH — A Saudi health ministry affiliate said on Thursday there were no cases of coronavirus in the kingdom, denying earlier reports of an expatriate resident being infected. Earlier, India's minister of state for external affairs said an Indi...

 2020-01-24 02:18 

Global News

North Korea's new foreign minister an outspoken retired army colonel...
 2020-01-24 02:17 

Global News

Australia launches investigation into plane crash that killed 3 U.S. firefighters...
 2020-01-24 02:17 

National Post

Saudi Arabia denies case of coronavirus infection...

RIYADH — A Saudi health ministry affiliate said on Thursday there were no cases of coronavirus in the kingdom, denying earlier reports of an expatriate resident being infected. Earlier, India's minister of state for external affairs said an Indi...

 2020-01-24 02:13 

National Post

Australia mourns U.S. firefighters as probe into plane crash begins...

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY — Firefighters in Australia held a minute's silence on Friday for three U.S. colleagues killed in a plane crash as investigators began scouring the accident site in remote bushland. The premier of New South Wales (NSW) state, wh...

 2020-01-24 02:13 

Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer: BCTF draws up internal plan for escalating job action...

OPINION:...

 2020-01-24 02:12 

Montreal Gazette

Man who raped, murdered woman outside Montreal church denied parole...

Robert Leblanc was convicted of first-degree murder for the 1992 killing of Chantal Brochu...

 2020-01-24 02:09 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Vandalized car in southeast Calgary being investigated as hate crime...

Police are looking for tips on the person responsible for a hate-motivated graffiti incident in the southeast community of Douglas Glen Wednesday night....

 2020-01-24 02:08 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

'Come on ... you've gotta have a rink': Insurance squabble turns ice surface into parking lot...

An outdoor hockey rink in West Broadway, normally flooded with youngsters playing pickup games, has instead been packed with vehicles this winter, due to a scuffle over insurance between the city and a neighbourhood centre....

 2020-01-24 02:08 

National Post

Carr's late trey lifts Gophers over Buckeyes...

Marcus Carr's 3-pointer with 3.3 seconds left broke a tie, and Minnesota defeated Ohio State 62-59 on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. Carr finished with 21 points, Gabe Kalscheur added 13 points, and Daniel Oturu, Minnesota's top scorer (20.2 average)...

 2020-01-24 02:00 

Vancouver Sun

Oped Weston: Conservative Party desperately needs a value proposition...

Opinion: This leadership contest should not be about personalities and name recognition....

 2020-01-24 02:00 

The Globe and Mail

Favourite Room: For this horse-obsessed family, inspiration for their barn-turned-family room came from Europe...

Karen and Rick Blum wished to spend more time with their daughters, both competitive riders, so they decided to build a barn with a dual purpose part training facility and part hang-out-central for the family...

 2020-01-24 01:59 

Global News

Dressed in riot gear, Mexico's security forces crack down on hundreds of migrants...
 2020-01-24 01:59 

National Post

Australia mourns U.S. firefighters as probe into plane crash begins...

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY — Firefighters in Australia held a minute's silence on Friday for three U.S. colleagues killed in a plane crash as investigators began scouring the accident site in remote bushland. The premier of New South Wales (NSW) state, wh...

 2020-01-24 01:59 

National Post

Police issue warrant for Antonio Brown...

The Hollywood (Florida) Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Antonio Brown, two days after the free agent wide receiver and his trainer allegedly attacked a moving company truck driver. Police spokesman Christian Latta said in a news release...

 2020-01-24 01:56 

National Post

Bengals' Green: 'Franchise tag is not the best thing'...

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green has played his entire NFL career in the Queen City, but the pending unrestricted free agent doesn't seem enamored if a franchise tag is used to keep him there. The Cincinnati Enquirer previously reported tha...

 2020-01-24 01:54 

National Post

LeBron, Giannis named All-Star captains as starters revealed...

Forwards LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo repeated as captains for next month's NBA All-Star Game, the league announced Thursday, with the NBA also revealing the 10 players who will start. The All-Star Game will pit Team LeBron vs. Team Giannis ...

 2020-01-24 01:51 

National Post

Democrats in impeachment trial say Trump abused his power in attempt to sully rival Biden...

WASHINGTON — Democrats worked methodically at U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Thursday to dismantle his long-standing allegation that Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden acted improperly toward Ukraine while vice presi...

 2020-01-24 01:50 

Vancouver Sun

B.C.'s real estate industry gathers to set tone for 2020, slams government policies...

Developers set the tone for 2020 targeting everything from the slew of various government taxes against speculation and vacancy to long waits for project approvals and completion timelines to those......

 2020-01-24 01:48 

Toronto Sun

Executive committee approves parental leave study...

In the blink of an eye Thursday, Mayor John Tory's executive committee sent off a request for a report on enriching an already lavish parental leave scheme for council members.The motion for ......

 2020-01-24 01:46 

National Post

It's officlal: Mets tab Rojas as manager...

The New York Mets named quality control coach Luis Rojas their new manager, the team announced on Thursday. Rojas, 38, is the son of former major league player and manager Felipe Alou and the brother of six-time All-Star Moises Alou. Rojas replaces Carlos...

 2020-01-24 01:45 

National Post

Grammy organizers deny claims award nominations are rigged...

The organizers of the Grammy Awards on Thursday denied allegations that nominations for the highest prizes in the music industry are rigged, calling the claims "categorically false and misleading." Allegations that the Grammy nominations process i...

 2020-01-24 01:44 

The Globe and Mail

Defence wraps up first court effort in B.C. to free Meng Wanzhou...

Extradition hearing's first phase must determine if the crime Huawei executive is accused of in U.S. also exists in Canada...

 2020-01-24 01:44 

Vancouver Sun

Real estate industry gathers to set tone for 2020, slams government policies...

Developers set the tone for 2020 targeting everything from the slew of various government taxes against speculation and vacancy to long waits for project approvals and completion timelines to those......

 2020-01-24 01:44 

Toronto Star

The final 33 games of the NHL season could be a referendum on the Maple Leafs roster...

There are few questions about the Leafs' skill but do they have the drive to get in the playoffs and make a long run?...

 2020-01-24 01:44 

Toronto Star

The final 33 games of the NHL season could be a referendum on the Maple Leafs roster...

There are few questions about the Leafs' skill but do they have the drive to get in the playoffs and make a long run?...

 2020-01-24 01:43 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

Quebec urged not to rush expansion of medically assisted death to mental health patients...

Quebec will hold "at least one day" of public consultations about its intention to allow people with mental illness to seek a medically assisted death. Critics say that's not nearly enough to figure out how to proceed on such a thorny issue....

 2020-01-24 01:43 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Police appeal for calm following threats to man accused of killing dog in Victoria...

Online threats against a man accused of killing a dog in Victoria have come to the attention of local police who are appealing for calm....

 2020-01-24 01:43 

Toronto Sun

Child critically injured in Hamilton shooting...

Police say a child is fighting for their life after being shot at a home in Hamilton.Emergency crews were called to a residence in the city's east end just before 8 p.m. on Thursday, near the......

 2020-01-24 01:42 

Global News

'Extreme vetting' of Iranians crossing Canada-U.S. border was local directive: CBP whistleblower...
 2020-01-24 01:41 

National Post

Tennis-Day five at the Australian Open...

MELBOURNE — Highlights of the fifth day at the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, on Friday (times AEDT; GMT+11): 1231 BARTY ROARS INTO FOURTH ROUND World number one Ash Barty kept alive hopes of a local champion for the f...

 2020-01-24 01:38 

The Globe and Mail

NFL says number of concussions increased slightly in 2019...

Numbers still down from two years ago; about one-third of concussions self-reported, league says...

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