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 2017-09-19 11:00 

Globe and Mail

Hurricane Maria rips through the Caribbean... +

The second major storm to hit the Caribbean this month crept toward the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico on Tuesday after it ripped through the small island nation of Dominica....

 2017-09-19 10:57 

Montreal Gazette

While you were sleeping: Hurricane Maria descends on the Caribbean... +

Also: The Habs lose, Tl-Qubec brings back a classic, and an adorable stowaway....

 2017-09-19 10:56 

National Post

Kalashnikov monument unveiled in Moscow... +

MOSCOW - A towering monument to Mikhail Kalashnikov, the designer of the prolific assault rifle that bears his name, has been unveiled in Moscow. Kalashnikov died in 2013 at age 94 in the city of Izhevsk where he lived. He has received accolades as ...

 2017-09-19 10:56 

National Post

Sri Lanka Cricket picks new selectors led by Labrooy... +

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka Cricket has named a new five-member selection panel led by former test seamer Graeme Labrooy, and including two other former test players. The new panel was named on Tuesday, weeks after former captain Sanath Jayasuriy...

 2017-09-19 10:53 

CTV News

Trump, the 'America First' president, heads to UN for debut speech... +

Elected on the nationalist slogan 'America first,' U.S. President Donald Trump will use his debut address to the UN General Assembly to argue that individual nations should act in their own self-interest, yet rally together when faced with a commo...

 2017-09-19 10:53 

CTV News

Hurricane Maria lashes at Dominica... +

Hurricane Maria swept over the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico....

 2017-09-19 10:45 

Toronto Star

We shall survive by the grace of God: Hurricane Maria pounds Dominica with catastrophic force... +

ROSEAU, DOMINICA—Hurricane Maria pounded the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct ...

 2017-09-19 10:45 

Globe and Mail

Morning Update: Hurricane Maria batters Dominica; Suu Kyi addresses Myanmar violence; Trump speaking at UN... +

Also: B.C. implements public subsidies as part of campaign finance reform...

 2017-09-19 10:45 

Newsfile Corp.

EMX Royalty Announces Closing of Koonenberry Exploration and Option Agreement... +

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 19, 2017) - EMX Royalty Corporation (TSXV: EMX) (NYSE American: EMX) (the "Company" or "EMX") is pleased to announce that Koonenberry Gold Pty Ltd. ("KNB") has completed the earn-in requirements und...

 2017-09-19 10:44 

National Post

Small quake prompts Hollywood, L.A. to light up Twitter... +

LOS ANGELES - A small earthquake with an epicenter just outside Los Angeles has gotten people in southern California talking on social media. The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-3.6 quake hit at about 11:20 Monday night. Its epicenter was ab...

 2017-09-19 10:44 

Global News

Bob Layton editorial: Election lottery... +

Choosing the best in a field of unknowns....

 2017-09-19 10:43 

National Post

No swimming: Florida Keys water under precautionary advisory... +

KEY WEST, Fla. - Florida Keys residents have yet another concern as they rebuild after Hurricane Irma: Dirty water. The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County on Monday issued an advisory for all public beaches throughout the island chain due...

 2017-09-19 10:42 

Montreal Gazette

Vehicles damaged after car rental firm firebombed for third time... +

Montreal police are hoping surveillance cameras will help them track down a suspect involved in the third firebombing of a luxury car rental company in a little over a month....

 2017-09-19 10:39 

Global News

Toronto police to update shooting death of OVO Sound affiliate... +

The deceased has been identified as Anthony Fif Soares, a friend of hip hop superstar Drake and an OVO Sound affiliate....

 2017-09-19 10:33 

National Post

Dutch king to deliver budget speech to Parliament... +

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - On a day of pageantry and tight security, the Dutch king was to deliver a speech Tuesday to both houses of parliament outlining the government’s budget for the coming year. The speech will contain no major policy annou...

 2017-09-19 10:33 

Global News

New leadership takes over at the MUHC governing board... +

The MUHC governing board has a new chairman and nine other new members....

 2017-09-19 10:31 

Globe and Mail

Oil near five-month high as Middle East producers stick to cuts... +

Saudi crude exports fell to three-year low in July...

 2017-09-19 10:30 

Montreal Gazette

Schukov: Seniors council requires some additional guidelines... +

The cool thing about the West Island is that every so often one of its diverse communities engages a thoughtful change for the benefit of its citizens. For instance, Beaconsfield unrolled a new two...

 2017-09-19 10:29 

National Post

Intact German WWI U-boat found off Belgian coast... +

BRUSSELS - Belgian regional authorities say an intact German World War I submarine has been found off the coast of Belgium and contains the bodies of 23 people. Western Flanders Governor Carl Decaluwe told The Associated Press Tuesday that the find ...

 2017-09-19 10:28 

National Post

HMCS St. Johns provides supplies to Turks and Caicos after hurricane Irma... +

HALIFAX - The crew of HMCS St. John’s is helping deliver supplies and clear debris in the Caribbean in the wake of hurricane Irma. The Halifax-based frigate is in the Turks and Caicos islands to provide humanitarian relief to the islands as pa...

 2017-09-19 10:28 

CTV News

5 things to know on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017... +

A new study is raising concerns about the number of medical devices recalled across the country over a nine-year period. In world news, U.S. President Donald Trump is set to make his first address to the UN with his speech expected to target North Korea....

 2017-09-19 10:21 

National Post

Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudans war... +

RENK COUNTY, South Sudan - “They told us we’d only be here for six days, and that was six years ago,” Ramadan Wani says. Anxiously rubbing his hands together, the 46-year-old sits hunched on a makeshift stool in his tattered house ...

 2017-09-19 10:20 

National Post

10 Things to Know for Today... +

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HURRICANE MARIA PUMMELS DOMINICA The small island is lashed with catastrophic Category 5 winds as the storm begins a charge into the hurricane-devas...

 2017-09-19 10:19 

National Post

Sweet 16: Genoa teenager performing far beyond his years... +

ROME - The 16-year-old sensation of Serie A wouldn’t mind taking advantage of his sudden stardom among classmates. The problem is, he’s being home-schooled. “I can’t even be the cool guy at school,” Pietro Pellegri lame...

 2017-09-19 10:17 

CBC

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy protection... +

Toys R Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion US in long-term debt, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the U.S. ahead of the key holiday shopping season, and its Canadian subsidiary will be seeking similar protection throug...

 2017-09-19 10:16 

Newsfile Corp.

Mobile TeleSystems PJSC: MTS Launches New Cloud Service for Big Data Processing... +

Moscow, Russia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 19, 2017) - MTS expands its digital offering today, bringing out a new cloud-based Big Data processing service. The Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) infrastructure, hosted in MTS' data centers, will allow MTS custo...

 2017-09-19 10:15 

Globe and Mail

Companies serving seniors ride demographic tailwind... +

Three portfolio managers offer top picks among stocks that should benefit from the spending habits of an aging population...

 2017-09-19 10:12 

Global News

Man seriously injured after shooting in downtown Toronto... +

A man was rushed to hospital with serious injuries following a shooting in downtown Toronto....

 2017-09-19 10:04 

National Post

France choose Lille hard court for Davis Cup final v Belgium... +

PARIS - France is going back to Lille for the Davis Cup final against Belgium in November. The French Tennis Federation announced the decision on Tuesday. France played in Lille at Stade Pierre Mauroy at the weekend, beating Serbia 3-1 to reach the ...

 2017-09-19 10:03 

Global News

Arson squad investigating fire in TMR... +

Montreal police arson squad is investigating a fire that took place at a car leasing business....

 2017-09-19 10:02 

National Post

Republican governors get into the news business... +

ATLANTA - Republican governors are getting into the “news” business. The Republican Governors Association has quietly launched an online publication that looks like a media outlet and is branded as such on social media. The Free Telegrap...

 2017-09-19 10:02 

National Post

Afghan official: Taliban kill 3 abducted government workers... +

KABUL - An Afghan official says the Taliban have killed three government employees abducted last month in western Herat province. Gelani Farhad, spokesman for the provincial governor in Herat, says the three included two employees from the customs d...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Montreal Gazette

Forget the SAQ Quebec Health Department should sell pot: think tank... +

Forget the private sector and the Socit des alcools du Qubec. A Montreal think tank says thegovernment department that oversees hospitals should manage pot sales. To generate bigger profit...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Montreal Gazette

Montreal this morning: Good day sunshine... +

Mainly sunny, again! Some fog patches dissipating in the morning. Environment Canada predicts a high of 26 Celsius with a humidex factor of 34, and a UV index of 5 or moderate. Tonight:Partly...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Vancouver Sun

Douglas Todd: Sikhs air mixed views on NDP's Jagmeet Singh... +

The front-runner for leader of the federal New Democratic Party receives decidedly mixed reviews from fellow Sikhs in British Columbia, where he has signed up more than 10,000 new party members. In...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Montreal Gazette

Request for register on condo project approved in Senneville... +

A request for a register concerning the contentious Bois Pearson condo development in Senneville has been approved....

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Montreal Gazette

From the archives: Aristocratic tourist loved the city... +

This story was first published on Sept. 18, 2010, in the Montreal Gazette. Aristocratic tourist loved the city; But he poured scorn on the truncated, blue-and-yellow Nelson monument On Thurs...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Globe and Mail

The 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio proves it has the underpinnings of a true performancecar... +

The modern mid-size crossover is a better drivers car than ever before; the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio makes a strong claim to being the best of a competitive bunch...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Globe and Mail

Google, Facebook to unveil campaigns against fake news... +

Measures aim to help Canadians decode false information in the media as federal government puts onus on Internet giants to distribute reliable news...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Globe and Mail

Why is it illegal to put gas in my car on a Quebec highway shoulder?... +

Whether you break down, run out of gas or get a flat on highways around Montreal, youre stuck with one choice you have to get towed...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Globe and Mail

Sept. 19: Theres nothing clean about ethnic cleansing. Plus other letters to the editor... +

Todays topics include energy innovation, tax fairness, Hillary Clinton, the iWant iPhone iTrap ......

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Globe and Mail

How the wealthy reduce the tax-mans take... +

High-net-worth Canadians can make a loan to their spouse, or restructure their investment portfolios...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Toronto Star

Students launch petition against backpack ban in classrooms... +

Students at Cardinal Leger Secondary have launched a petition against their school’s backpack ban in classrooms — which forces students to carry their books, binders, medication and pencil cases in their arms between classes.Cardinal Leger i...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Toronto Star

Islamophobia is not colour blind: Paradkar... +

This week, the House of Commons heritage committee enters the second phase of M-103, the motion to combat Islamophobia, and begins a study on systemic racism and religious discrimination in Canada.Its report card will hopefully contain two outcomes: Strat...

 2017-09-19 10:00 

Toronto Star

Google bankrolls Canadian school program targeting fake news... +

Google Canada is taking aim at the looming threat of fake news ahead of election season by bankrolling a new project to boost media literacy among youth — a move at least one expert says is a good first step, but not a cure-all.Through its philanth...

 2017-09-19 09:58 

National Post

Russia seeks extradition from Greece of suspect wanted by US... +

THESSALONIKI, Greece - A lawyer in Greece for Russian cybercrime suspect Alexander Vinnik, wanted in the United States in a bitcoin fraud case worth more than $4 billion, says Russia wants to extradite him as well. Vinnik was arrested in northern Gr...

 2017-09-19 09:55 

Global News

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy protection in US, Canada to follow... +

The company filed Chapter 11 documents late Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Virginia...

 2017-09-19 09:55 

Montreal Gazette

Dorval songwriter wins high honours in international music competition... +

Dorval singer/songwriter Dale Boyle wins high honours in an international music competition which fielded 6,000 submissions from 100 countries....

 2017-09-19 09:47 

National Post

1 killed, 1 injured by blast in Czech military facility... +

PRAGUE, Czech Republic - The Czech defence ministry says an explosion in a military facility in the eastern Czech Republic has killed one and injured another. It is not immediately clear what caused the blast Tuesday morning in an army lodging in th...

 2017-09-19 09:46 

National Post

UN team: Suu Kyi words bode well for bid for Myanmar probe... +

GENEVA - The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Tuesday that comments in a speech by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi “bode well” for its so-far unsuccessful efforts to gain access to the country now facing an exodus o...

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