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 2017-07-27 20:46 

National Post

Penny Oleksiak rolls into 100-metre freestyle final at world swimming championships... +

The 17-year-old from Toronto, who is the current Olympic co-champion in the event, swam to a time of 53.05 in Budapest...

 2017-07-27 20:45 

National Post

Off The Post podcast Summer school: How to properly assess NHL goalies (Ian Fleming)... +

Who are the NHL's top-tier goalies? Carey Price, Henrik Lundqvist ... and?...

 2017-07-27 20:42 

Globe and Mail

Thousands allowed to return to Williams Lake, B.C., after wildfire... +

Cariboo Regional District chairman Al Richmond said the returning evacuees may have to leave at a moments notice if another evacuation order goes into effect...

 2017-07-27 20:40 

CTV News

Police body cam records Florida cop wrestling with gator... +

Incredible footage captured on a Florida police officers body camera shows the officer face off with an alligator. ...

 2017-07-27 20:40 

CTV News

Man's security clearance revoked after father found to be biker gang member... +

A Federal Court judge has ruled that the government was right to revoke an aircraft mechanic's security clearance because his father was a member of a motorcycle gang....

 2017-07-27 20:40 

CTV News

Could a green sponge hold cancer-fighting secrets?... +

A small green sponge discovered in dark, icy waters of the Pacific off Alaska could be the first effective weapon against pancreatic cancer, researchers said Wednesday....

 2017-07-27 20:40 

Globe and Mail

Vanguard pivots from indexing to active in bid for overseas growth... +

Vanguard is pushing into Europe and Asia-Pacific, but its de-emphasizing the index-tracking products that brought in about 75 per cent of its assets...

 2017-07-27 20:40 

National Post

Alleged mastermind of Jamaican lottery scam pleads guilty... +

BISMARCK, N.D. - A Jamaican man accused of masterminding a lottery scam that defrauded dozens of mostly elderly Americans out of millions of dollars has pleaded guilty to conspiracy. Twenty-eight-year-old Lavrick Willocks reached a deal with federal...

 2017-07-27 20:39 

Globe and Mail

Starbucks signals U.S. caution on lower profit; closing Teavana stores... +

Starbucks reported quarterly profit that matched analysts estimates, but tempered expectations for the current quarter...

 2017-07-27 20:39 

Vancouver Sun

No immediate plans to log Bowen Island... +

The fir, hemlock and cedar trees of Bowen Island are safe for now. A week after the mayor of the50-square-kilometre island just off West Vancouver expressed surprise at discovering government...

 2017-07-27 20:38 

National Post

The Latest: Lawyer says Shkreli never bilked investors... +

NEW YORK - The Latest on the trial of Martin Shkreli (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A defence attorney at the securities fraud trial of former biotech CEO Martin Shkreli says his client didn’t rip off investors. Lawyer Ben Brafman told the jury ...

 2017-07-27 20:35 

National Post

Protection for pregnant workers bill signed in Massachusetts... +

BOSTON - A new Massachusetts law signed Thursday by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker assures that women won’t be forced to choose between a healthy pregnancy and keeping their jobs, according to advocates for working women. The measure approved b...

 2017-07-27 20:34 

Globe and Mail

IT sectors of Canada and Ukraine poised to benefit from free-trade deal... +

Ukrainian IT exporters are ready to step up to become a part of the global digital revolution...

 2017-07-27 20:34 

National Post

Alberta announces refurbished campsites as part of Castle Mountain area upgrade... +

CALGARY - The Alberta government says the first phase of work has been completed to expand recreational opportunities in the Castle parks region in the province’s southwest. Environment Minister Shannon Phillips says 184 campsites have been re...

 2017-07-27 20:33 

Globe and Mail

The consequences of Trump disruption are becoming clearer... +

For Canada, the immediate impact is on trade, but there could also be a disruption in national security...

 2017-07-27 20:33 

Globe and Mail

Penny Oleksiak reaches 100-metre freestyle final at world championships... +

Canadas Penny Oleksiak advanced to the womens 100-metre freestyle at the world swimming championships after finishing sixth in Thursdays semifinals...

 2017-07-27 20:32 

CBC

'Mixed messages' plagued early response to Fort McMurray wildfire, municipal review concludes... +

Residents in Fort McMurray, Alta., were given ...

 2017-07-27 20:31 

National Post

Dynamic Martellus Bennett adds life to Packers locker room... +

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Martellus Bennett finished dressing at his locker and turned around to face the media, wearing a foam cheesehead atop his head. Just one practice into his first training camp with the Green Bay Packers, and the pass-catching tight ...

 2017-07-27 20:31 

National Post

Big-mouth Broner aims to do more than talk against Garcia... +

NEW YORK - Adrien Broner unleashed a profanity-filled tirade against his opponent in the ring and his doubters outside it, proving he remains one of boxing’s biggest mouths. What he is beyond that might depend on what happens Saturday. Broner ...

 2017-07-27 20:30 

National Post

White House and congressional leaders scrap import-based tax... +

WASHINGTON - Trump administration officials and congressional leaders are no longer considering an import-based tax system to rewrite the tax code, which was welcomed by Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland. A border tax system had been contem...

 2017-07-27 20:29 

Globe and Mail

Hudsons Bay to open new namesake store in Montreal... +

New store comes at a time when the retailer is under pressure to consider store closures...

 2017-07-27 20:29 

Globe and Mail

Over 200,000 civilians have fled Raqqa since April 1: UN... +

Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Ursula Mueller said an estimated 20,000 to 50,000 people remain inside Raqqa city...

 2017-07-27 20:26 

National Post

Steve Pearce hits walk-off grand slam, Toronto Blue Jays complete theatrical sweep of Oakland Athletics... +

Torontos win streak stretched to four games, even though John Gibbons, Marcus Stroman and Russell Martin were all ejected in the fifth inning...

 2017-07-27 20:25 

National Post

Wisconsin company sued in wrongful death lawsuit... +

PEWAUKEE, Wis. - The family of a central Illinois man who drowned while on a fishing trip at a resort in Canada is suing the southeastern Wisconsin-based company that runs the resort. The wrongful death action filed in U.S. District Court in Milwauk...

 2017-07-27 20:23 

Montreal Gazette

L.A.-based spice shop with a Montreal location facing off with OQLF... +

If he were to abide by a request from theOQLF,Spice Station owner Peter Bahlawanian says it might force him to close up shop in Montreal....

 2017-07-27 20:20 

Global News

Hamilton Bike Share looks to break down barriers with new equity program... +

Everyone Rides initiative is the first equity program of its kind in Canada according to manager Thea Jones....

 2017-07-27 20:20 

Globe and Mail

Amazon profit slumps 77 per cent as costs surge... +

Amazon, which is in the process of buying upscale grocer Whole Foods, has stepped up spending to expand globally...

 2017-07-27 20:19 

Globe and Mail

The close: TSX ends higher, energy leads as Cenovus soars... +

Tech, transports drag on Wall Street; Dow hits record...

 2017-07-27 20:17 

National Post

Blue Jays sweep Oakland Athletics despite having three player ejected... +

TORONTO - Kendrys Morales homered in the ninth to tie the game and Steve Pearce hit a grand slam in the 10th as Toronto rallied for a 8-4 win over the Oakland Athletics on Thursday afternoon in a combustible game that saw three Blue Jays ejected. Fo...

 2017-07-27 20:17 

Global News

Tasha Kheiriddin Thursday July 27th, 2017... +

Heres yourone-stop look at all the highlights of theTasha Kheiriddin Showon July 26th...

 2017-07-27 20:15 

Globe and Mail

Trump administration drops proposed border tax... +

The move was announced in a joint statement on tax reform from administration officials and Republican leadership in Congress....

 2017-07-27 20:15 

Global News

Feds get four drone complaints a week from pilots, airports across Canada... +

Complaints about drones more than doubled in one year, and the reports are full of hair-raising near misses. Three Canadians have tried to shoot them down since last August. ...

 2017-07-27 20:14 

National Post

White Sox put outfielder Avisail Garcia on 10-day DL... +

CHICAGO - The Chicago White Sox have placed All-Star outfielder Avisail Garcia on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained right thumb. The White Sox also promoted outfielder Willy Garcia and left-hander Aaron Bummer from Triple-A Charlotte before T...

 2017-07-27 20:11 

Globe and Mail

Nova Scotia police chief facing sex charges elects trial by judge alone... +

Bridgewaters police commission suspended John Collyer on May 4 for 60 days with pay, the same day it was announced he was facing charges...

 2017-07-27 20:11 

National Post

Despite no big payday from Patriots, Butler focused for 2017... +

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - There was a time this off-season when it was unclear whether Malcolm Butler would be wearing a Patriots jersey when 2017 training camp began. Yet there he was as New England opened camp Thursday, taking the field to the cheers of...

 2017-07-27 20:10 

Global News

City of Vancouver files 60 charges against owners of disgusting Dowtown Eastside SRO... +

The city says the hotel's owners failed to maintain walls, ceilings, floors, and plumbed facilities....

 2017-07-27 20:10 

National Post

John Urschel, MIT mathematician and NFL offensive lineman, retires from football... +

The 26-year-old Urschel, who is working his math PhD, has not publicly commented to say whether this week's newest CTE study was the catalyst...

 2017-07-27 20:09 

National Post

The Latest: Prosecutor pleads not guilty in child porn case... +

SAN DIEGO - The Latest on a California prosecutor and son of a Watergate figure facing child pornography charges (all times local): 1 p.m. A California deputy attorney general who’s the son of Watergate burglar G. Gordon Liddy has pleaded not ...

 2017-07-27 20:09 

Globe and Mail

Naoki Higashida shifts the narrative of autism with Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8... +

Author David Mitchell discusses how Higashida has influenced his perspective on parenting a child with autism...

 2017-07-27 20:08 

National Post

Senate panel moves bill to deter foreign meddling in US... +

WASHINGTON - The Senate is moving forward with legislation to combat cyberattacks and deter foreign interference amid an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. The bill approved by the Senate intelligence committee 14-1 Thursday w...

 2017-07-27 20:08 

National Post

The Latest: Construction company takes blame for NC outage... +

BUXTON, N.C. - The Latest on a power outage on the North Carolina coast (all times local): 4 p.m. A construction company says it drove a steel casing into an electric transmission cable while working on a new bridge on the North Carolina coast, caus...

 2017-07-27 20:07 

Global News

Calgary councillor threatens to boycott 2017 Pride parade over police uniforms: Were not Toronto... +

City Councillor Diane Colley-Urquhart said Thursday she wont march in the Calgary Pride Parade unless a decision to bar uniformed officers from participating is reversed....

 2017-07-27 20:05 

National Post

Psychologists not liable for CIA interrogations, lawyers say... +

SEATTLE - The two psychologists who helped craft the CIA’s harsh interrogation methods used in the war on terror should be as free from liability as a worker for a company that supplied the Nazis with poison gas used in concentration camps, de...

 2017-07-27 20:04 

Global News

Toronto Pearson airport security clearance revoked over dad being in biker gang... +

A judge ruled that the man represented a potential safety risk in part due to his association with his father....

 2017-07-27 20:03 

Global News

Married mom in awe of single parents: Your job is a million times harder... +
 2017-07-27 20:01 

National Post

Qatar to push opening of transportation links at UN agency special hearing... +

MONTREAL - Qatar’s battle with four Middle Eastern neighbours will be fought in Montreal on Monday where the country’s transportation minister will urge a UN agency to pressure them to reopen transportation links. Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Su...

 2017-07-27 20:01 

CBC

MMIWG inquiry now reviewing conduct of police officers... +

The national inquiry charged with uncovering the underlying reasons behind the deaths and disappearances of Indigenous women and girls announced Thursday it is reviewing police conduct....

 2017-07-27 20:01 

National Post

After years of silver, Spains Belmonte has a taste for gold... +

BUDAPEST, Hungary - After years of silver medals, Mireia Belmonte has developed a taste for gold. At the world championships on Thursday, Belmonte added the 200-meter butterfly title to her Olympic crown. “What mattered the most was winning, b...

 2017-07-27 20:00 

Global News

First Nations leaders divided on troubled MMIW inquiry: Bellegarde... +

Some First Nations leaders want a reset of the MMIW inquiry while others want resignations from the four commissioners, says AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde....

 2017-07-27 20:00 

Global News

Facebook launches Marketplace buy and sell feature in Canada... +

The social network giant is taking on classified-ads giants like Craigslist and Kijiji....

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