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 2019-06-15 13:11 

CTV News

Huge crowds march in Hong Kong, piling pressure on leader...

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents, mostly clad in black despite the sweltering weather, jammed the city's streets Sunday in a vehement show of opposition to proposed legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this fo...

 2019-06-15 13:09 

The Post Millennial

Stay out of Hong Kong's affairs: Chinese embassy to Freeland...

China's embassy in Ottawa has fired back at Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland for a statement she issued about protests in Hong Kong, sparked by the local government's proposed changes to extradition law. The post Stay out of Hong Kong...

 2019-06-15 13:09 

Toronto Sun

FANTASY FARE: The Outer Limits, starting pitchers edition...

Even with his recent struggles, the Padres' optioning impressive rookie SP Chris Paddack to high-A on Wednesday seemed a bit harsh. But it's the new reality in major-league pitching and......

 2019-06-15 13:00 

Montreal Gazette

Karl Lohnes: Here are a few of the coolest home products for summer...

Looking for summer-inspired accessories to cool down the look of your home? Here are a few suggestions....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

Canadian film director Patricia Rozema takes a chance adapting experimental play...

Patricia Rozema laughingly admits it was crazy for her to think she could turn Mouthpiece, the award winning experimental play, into a movie....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

How Edmonton's most uber Uber driver lost his perfect score...

In the highly-competitive ride-hailing market, where coveted five-star ratings are nearly impossible to maintain, Samer Sabelleil has a near-perfect ranking of 4.99....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

'Redemption has been given to me': Ontario's newest lawyer undoes bad chapter...

Malcolm Zoraik will have earned more than just the right to practice law when he's called to Ontario's bar later this month. The 56-year-old says he'll have won a decade-long battle to reclaim his reputation....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

Montreal teacher has dream of meeting Oprah...

When Valrie Kamel attends Oprah's event in Montreal on Sunday, she's hoping she'll get to meet her hero. Her students are trying to make that happen....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

Team competes in Kluane Chilkat Bike Relay to support those with cancer...

Each participant raised money from their own community, which is a big help to Callanish, says the organization's founder and executive director Janie Brown....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

Toronto Star

Buy a home with your head, not your heart: Ask Joe...

The best strategy to avoid making a home-buying decision out of emotion is to make a plan in advance that sets out your tolerance for risk, and then stick to it, writes Joe Richer....

 2019-06-15 13:00 

CBC

Breaking down the walls of scientific secrecy...

A Canadian research team is pushing the boundaries of transparency in biomedical science by publishing their research notes in real time and refusing to patent their discoveries....

 2019-06-15 12:57 

The Globe and Mail

Hong Kong puts controversial bill on hold, but protesters vow to be back on streets...

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam said second reading of the bill would be suspended so the government can communicate its aims, but critics immediately dismissed the suspension as inadequate...

 2019-06-15 12:57 

Global News

No casualties reported after Iraq air base home to U.S. troops hit by mortar shells...

The attack comes amid rising tensions in the Middle East between the United States and Iran, which ratcheted up on Thursday after suspected attacks on two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz. Iran has denied involvement....

 2019-06-15 12:51 

Montreal Gazette

While you were sleeping: Driver stopped with extremely fake license plate...

This won't fool anyone....

 2019-06-15 12:50 

Vancouver Sun

Boardwalk to expand Aquilini's presence in Tsawwassen...

On offer in the first phase of Boardwalk are 19 townhomes and 33 single-family homes....

 2019-06-15 12:47 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Raptors expected to return to Toronto today after becoming NBA champs...

The Toronto Raptors won the NBA Finals on Thursday in Oakland, Calif. They are expected to land in Toronto today with a victory parade in their honour taking place on Monday....

 2019-06-15 12:45 

Vancouver Sun

The Home Front: The mind of a maker...

The quilts are used as wall hangings and blankets and each piece is hand-dyed using combinations Symns has arrived at through trial and a lot of (expensive and time-consuming) error....

 2019-06-15 12:44 

CTV News

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at California Costco...

A gunman opened fire inside a Southern California Costco during an argument Friday night, killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said....

 2019-06-15 12:44 

CTV News

Off-duty LA cop discharged gun during deadly Costco shooting...

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer among three people injured during a shooting inside a Costco Wholesale, killing one person, discharged his firearm inside the store, authorities said Saturday....

 2019-06-15 12:44 

CTV News

Police: Off-duty officer shot man who hit him in Costco...

An off-duty police officer opened fire inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store, killing a man who had attacked him and wounding two others, the Corona Police Department said....

 2019-06-15 12:42 

Vancouver Sun

The Urban Collection completes Brooklyn at Bernard Block...

The Urban Collection includes a selection of units from the seventh floor up to the sub-penthouse level and follows the September 2018 launch of the 25-storey development that comprises a total of ......

 2019-06-15 12:41 

Vancouver Sun

Two-bedroom condo showcases plenty of updates...

The big sell: Rosewood Court in Maple Ridge's Fraserview Village neighbourhood is an owner-occupied complex with a minimum age restriction for residents of 45 years old....

 2019-06-15 12:40 

CTV News

Two winning tickets for Friday night's $19 million Lotto Max jackpot...

Two winning tickets were sold for the $19 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw....

 2019-06-15 12:40 

Global News

Small bird seen swooping over N.S. forest helps naturalists bring halt to logging...

The province's minister of lands and forestry announced today that he's ordering an investigation into a proposed harvest in about 80 scenic hectares of mixed forest between two lakes in Annapolis County....

 2019-06-15 12:38 

CTV News

Knox accuses media of having built false story around her...

Amanda Knox has accused the media of having built a false narrative around her, depicting her as guilty despite her proven innocence....

 2019-06-15 12:35 

Toronto Star

Post-Raptors victory, Drake makes more moves — dropping two songs like he promised...

The Canadian artist's social media has been on fire after the Raptors NBA Finals win. Also, he shared a post on Plant Guy and flew out to Las Vegas to join the team....

 2019-06-15 12:34 

Global News

U.S. calls for 'independent and credible' investigation into Sudan crackdown...

Tibor Nagy said the deadly crackdown...

 2019-06-15 12:31 

CTV News

Butterfly garden keeper manages to film large tarantula shedding exoskeleton...

A 20-centimetre tarantula capable of killing a bird has been filmed at its most vulnerable state shedding its armour-like exoskelton at a Victoria-area tropical jungle insectarium....

 2019-06-15 12:30 

Montreal Gazette

Week in Review: Turcot park, e-scooters, school transfers, Bill 21, Polytechnique...

Catch up on the stories you might have missed this week in Montreal....

 2019-06-15 12:27 

CTV News

Raptors return to Toronto after NBA Championship win...

The Toronto Raptors are expected to return home today after their electrifying NBA championship win south of the border....

 2019-06-15 12:27 

CTV News

Victorious Raptors expected to return to Toronto today after becoming NBA champs...

The Toronto Raptors are expected to return home this evening after their electrifying NBA championship win south of the border....

 2019-06-15 12:27 

CTV News

Victorious Raptors cancel their return to Toronto after becoming NBA champs...

The Toronto Raptors have cancelled their return home Saturday night after their electrifying NBA championship win south of the border....

 2019-06-15 12:27 

CTV News

Some Raptors return to Toronto after becoming NBA champs...

Some Raptors players returned to Toronto on Saturday night for the first time since their electrifying NBA championship win south of the border....

 2019-06-15 12:19 

The Post Millennial

NASA needs billions more to return to the moon...

In order to reach its moon return goal, NASA will need around $4-5 billion in new funds each year, and Congress has not approved them yet in full. The post NASA needs billions more to return to the moon appeared first on The Post Millennial ....

 2019-06-15 12:14 

Montreal Gazette

Porous defence, slow start spoil Alouettes' season opener...

"We can't allow a team to gain that many yards," said coach Khari Jones....

 2019-06-15 12:12 

Global News

10 Kenyan police officers killed by roadside bomb near Somali border...

Kenyan officials say at least 10 police officers are dead after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected extremist attack....

 2019-06-15 12:04 

Montreal Gazette

Man, 19, shot in Sud-Ouest borough...

He took refuge in a dpanneur while waiting for police to arrive on the scene....

 2019-06-15 12:02 

Global News

First mass to be held in the Notre Dame since April fire...

The Notre Dame cathedral is holding its first Mass since the April fire that ravaged the edifice's roof and caused its masterpiece spire to collapse....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

Montreal Gazette

Shelter: Stocking Nuns' Island townhouse with art, antiques, memories...

'They remind me of the past,' Julia Pyves says of the angels, butterflies and art in the two-storey home she shares with Thomas Green....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

Global News

COMMENTARY: History shows Donald Trump really needs to visit Kingston, Ontario...

Donald Trump needs to reset the U.S. relationship with Canada — and history shows a trip to Kingston, Ont., would be a good place to start....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

As Montreal families desperately hunt for affordable housing, advocates warn of looming crisis...

Even though the City of Montreal unveiled a new bylaw to address the lack of affordable apartments for families earlier this week, housing advocates say the changes may not come in time for those who need places to live right now....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Raptors' success boosts Basketball New Brunswick...

Canada has long been considered a hockey nation, but the recent success of the Toronto Raptors has many kids trading the rink for the basketball court....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

N.W.T.'s Prince of Wales museum celebrates 40th anniversary...

Yellowknife's Prince of Wales Northern Heritage museum celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend. Though it may be missing one royal guest who was there 40 years ago, there will be stew, bannock and music....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

Opinion | 'If your god discredits the humanity of a group of people there is a problem with your god'...

As a trans woman who is also Christian, Pride week always brings conflicting emotions. I revel in the celebration of diversity of gender and sexuality. At the same time, I am reminded of the harm some Christians have done to two-spirit, queer and trans fo...

 2019-06-15 12:00 

The Globe and Mail

My unhealed father-wound: Did my dad ever like me?...

More than 50 years after his death, I remember how he made me feel: Persistently incompetent and searching for ways to be man enough...

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Wage deferral bill could be to the UCP what farm safety was to NDP...

In the early days of the Alberta NDP government, an emboldened caucus and cabinet of rural and urban MLAs introduced a bill that would dog them for the next four years. Has the UCP just done the same thing?...

 2019-06-15 12:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

'Nothing lasts forever': small towns in B.C. concerned this spate of mill closures won't be last...

For decades, it was said that forestry was responsible for fifty cents of every dollar generated in British Columbia. Those days are likely gone, no matter what political parties promise to do....

 2019-06-15 12:00 

Toronto Star

The road to 16 wins: A series-by-series look at how the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA title...

From Kawhi Leonard's four-bounces-off-the-rim jumper to the slaying of a dynasty, here is Doug Smith's breakdown of how the Toronto Raptors brought Canada its first NBA championship....

 2019-06-15 11:58 

CTV News

No business case for Trans Mountain expansion, says former environment minister...

A former Liberal environment minister is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's cabinet to reject the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, arguing there is no economic basis for the project....

 2019-06-15 11:51 

Global News

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at California Costco...

A gunman opened fire inside a Southern California Costco during an argument Friday night, killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said....

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