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 2017-09-19 09:45 

Global News

Liberals poised to make housing a right in new homelessness strategy... +

Government officials have told housing and homeless advocates to expect a declaration in the plan set to be released this fall....

 2017-09-19 09:41 

Globe and Mail

Tuesdays Insider Report: Companies insiders are buying and selling... +

A look at recent notable transactions...

 2017-09-19 09:39 

National Post

Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests... +

MADRID - Spain says it is expelling the ambassador of North Korea in response to Pyongyang’s nuclear tests and missile launches over Japan. The Foreign Ministry said in a tweet that Ambassador Kim Hyok Chol had been called in and informed he w...

 2017-09-19 09:38 

National Post

French Police evacuate migrants from makeshift forest camp... +

PARIS - French police are evacuating several hundred migrants from a makeshift camp in a forest near Dunkirk. The prefecture of the Nord region confirmed that an evacuation is in progress at the camp on Tuesday and the migrants are being taken to sh...

 2017-09-19 09:38 

Globe and Mail

Tuesday's small-cap stocks to watch... +

Our roundup of Canadian small-caps in the news today...

 2017-09-19 09:32 

Global News

Ottawa expected to release full scope of asylum seekers crossing into Canada in August... +

Among the numbers will be the final tally of a massive surge in arrivals specifically in Quebec in August....

 2017-09-19 09:27 

Globe and Mail

Premarket: Shares tap brakes, U.S. dollar reverses as Fed nears... +

European bourses take breather; Nikkei surges as Tokyo markets reopen after Monday holiday...

 2017-09-19 09:24 

Global News

Justin Trudeau to receive global citizenship award in NYC, address UN General assembly this week... +

The prime minister is heading to the Big Apple for the annual United Nations General Assembly....

 2017-09-19 09:23 

National Post

Hurricane Maria regains extreme dangerous Category 5 storm strength, after brief drop in intensity... +

MIAMI - Hurricane Maria regains extreme dangerous Category 5 storm strength, after brief drop in intensity....

 2017-09-19 09:15 

National Post

4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat... +

SALT LAKE CITY - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for endangered fish and threatened Moj...

 2017-09-19 09:14 

Globe and Mail

As certain as debt and taxes: Fear for Canadas small-businessowner... +

Entrepreneurs, others face higher interest rates, federal tax changes...

 2017-09-19 09:11 

Globe and Mail

Activist lifts Clariant stake, aiming to scuttle Huntsman deal... +

White Tale has a 15.1 per cent Clariant stake, No.1 shareholder...

 2017-09-19 09:04 

National Post

NY AG presses TransUnion, Experian for cybersecurity details... +

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is pressing TransUnion and Experian to explain what cybersecurity they have in place to protect sensitive consumer information following a recent breach at Equifax that exposed the data of 1...

 2017-09-19 09:04 

National Post

The Latest: UN rights team seeks access to Myanmar... +

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - The Latest on the violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state and the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh (all times local): 3 p.m. The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators says comments ...

 2017-09-19 09:01 

Globe and Mail

Carney sees Brexit pushing up inflation, slowing growth... +

Bank of England Governor warned that Britain would face a cost for reworking its trade relationships...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Globe and Mail

Do workers prefer older or younger leaders?... +

University of Manitoba researcher to examine what happens when millennials are the boss of employees their parents age and vice versa...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

CBC

Liberals leave royal position vacant in Queen's Sapphire Jubilee year... +

A decades-old liaison job between Canada and the monarch has been left vacant since May, as the Liberal government reviews the future of the position during the Queen's Sapphire Jubilee marking her 65 years on the throne....

 2017-09-19 09:00 

CBC

U.K. PM Theresa May, desperate for post-Brexit deals, plays a weak hand... +

Theresa May is under pressure to replace trade access that will be lost with Brexit by negotiating new deals with countries like Canada. But she isn't working from the strongest bargaining position....

 2017-09-19 09:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

'Slaps' and 'hugs': Trump's 1st UN speech to bring 'America First' outlook to a world body he insulted... +

U.S. President Donald Trump will address the UN General Assembly for the first time on Tuesday, addressing a world body he once belittled as 'just a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time.' Well, Mr. Trump welcome to the club....

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Globe and Mail

How your company can keep pace with disruption... +

LinkedIn Canadas first Workforce Report for the GTA offers real-time insights that can help organizations stay competitive...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Globe and Mail

Why treat university students like fragile flowers?... +

Universities have become massive therapeutic institutions, where ensuring the social and emotional well-being of the students is Job One...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Globe and Mail

Ontario's minimum-wage hike likely to threaten jobs outside Toronto area: study... +

A $15 minimum wage will have less of an effect on employers where workers are paid more, while employers in areas with lower prevailing wages will struggle to make up the difference...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Globe and Mail

Ban neonic pesticides. Our food supplies are at risk... +

Systemic pesticides run contrary to environmentally sustainable agricultural practices. It provides no real benefit to farmers, decreases soil quality, hurts biodiversity and contaminates water, air and food...

 2017-09-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

The top 5 Toronto intersections for condo re-sales ... +

When it comes to re-sale condos, some of the city's key downtown intersections appear to be cornering the market with prices up to 23 per cent higher than the city-wide average, according to a Tuesday report from TheRedPin.The real estate company looked a...

 2017-09-19 08:53 

National Post

Al-Qaida-led fighters on the offensive against Syrian troops... +

BEIRUT - A Syrian monitoring group says insurgents led by an al-Qaida-linked group have launched a wide offensive against pro-government troops south of their stronghold in the western province of Idlib. The Syrian government-affiliated Central Mili...

 2017-09-19 08:52 

Globe and Mail

Hurricane Maria pummels Dominica, barrels toward U.S. Virgin Islands... +

Downgraded to a Category 4 early on Tuesday, Maria remained an extremely dangerous hurricane as it churned about 380 km southeast of St. Croix...

 2017-09-19 08:40 

National Post

For a new Key West resident, Irma was her welcome-to-town... +

KEY LARGO, Fla. - Prudence Duchene will never forget the day she moved to Key West. It was Aug. 30 - the day a storm brewing in the Atlantic got named Irma. Duchene, 22, was actually waiting to board her Florida-bound flight from Albany Intern...

 2017-09-19 08:33 

National Post

Cibulkova, Garcia move into Pan Pacific 2nd round... +

TOKYO - Fifth-seeded Dominika Cibulkova dispatched Carla Suarez Navarro 6-3, 6-3 to book a second-round spot in the Pan Pacific Open on Tuesday. Cibulkova has momentum after posting her best result of the season when reaching the final of the Connec...

 2017-09-19 08:30 

National Post

Trudeau starts a New York visit today: First stop, picking up an award... +

NEW YORK - Justin Trudeau will receive an award for global citizenship tonight when he arrives for three days of events in New York City. The prime minister is heading to the Big Apple for the annual United Nations General Assembly. He’ll be a...

 2017-09-19 08:28 

Globe and Mail

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy protection in U.S.; to follow suit in Canada... +

Retailer files for Chapter 11late Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond Va....

 2017-09-19 08:28 

Globe and Mail

Toys "R" Us files for bankruptcy protection in U.S.; to follow suit in Canada... +

Retailer files for Chapter 11late Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va....

 2017-09-19 08:25 

National Post

Post-vigil protest for slain Georgia Tech student; 3 arrests... +

ATLANTA - Three people were arrested during a protest that followed a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said. Police shot and killed Scout Schultz late Saturday night after the 21-year-old...

 2017-09-19 08:24 

Global News

VPD Chief says Vancouver will be ready for legal pot... +
 2017-09-19 08:18 

National Post

Australia boost strike power for playoff... +

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia has recalled Maccabi Haifa striker Nikita Rukavytsya after a three-year absence along with captain Mile Jedinak in a 30-man squad for its World Cup qualifying playoff with Syria next month. The recall of Rukavytsya, who...

 2017-09-19 08:17 

National Post

Rights groups critical of Myanmar leaders Rohingya speech... +

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Rights groups are critical of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s defence of her country’s conduct in violence that has driven out more than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims, but some observers are glad that she invited diplom...

 2017-09-19 08:16 

National Post

Florida city settles Zombicon shooting death suit for $40K... +

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Florida city has agreed to pay $40,000 to settle a wrongful death lawsuit for a mass-shooting at a Zombie-themed festival. The News-Press reports that the Fort Myers City Council passed the settlement for 20-year-old Expavious T...

 2017-09-19 08:16 

National Post

Seven stories in the news for today, Sept. 19... +

Seven stories in the news for Tuesday, Sept. 19 -- FIGURES ON BORDER CROSSINGS EXPECTED TODAY New figures are expected today on the number of people who illegally crossed into Canada to seek asylum last month. Among the numbers will be the fin...

 2017-09-19 08:09 

National Post

3 soldier remain hospitalized after Fort Bragg explosion... +

FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Three soldiers remain hospitalized after last week’s deadly training accident at Fort Bragg. The Fayetteville Observer reports the soldiers are being treated on post at Womack Army Medical Center and off the post at an unspe...

 2017-09-19 08:06 

National Post

Prosecutors to argue Pistorius should get more jail time... +

JOHANNESBURG - Oscar Pistorius faces another legal challenge when South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal convenes Nov. 3 to hear arguments by state prosecutors that the former track star and convicted murderer should get more jail time. The Na...

 2017-09-19 08:03 

National Post

Pierogis made for Broadway find new home in restaurant... +

NEW YORK - Producers of the now-closed Broadway musical “Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812” are keeping enthusiasm in the show going by opening a place to serve pierogis like the ones made for show attendees. The New York resta...

 2017-09-19 08:03 

National Post

Police arrest Pakistani jihadi suspect in Spain... +

MADRID - Spain’s Interior Ministry says police have arrested a Pakistani man suspected of promoting terrorism and spreading Islamic jihadi propaganda on social media networks. A ministry statement the 25-year-old resident of the northern Catal...

 2017-09-19 08:03 

National Post

Liberals poised to make housing a right in new homelessness strategy... +

OTTAWA - The federal Liberals’ are sending signals that they are ready to make a right to housing part of its national housing strategy. The declaration appears largely aspirational in nature at this point, as sources with knowledge of the gov...

 2017-09-19 08:02 

National Post

Quebec legislature resumes today with 12 months to go until 2018 election... +

MONTREAL - Cannabis, identity politics and systemic racism are all on the menu as Quebec’s legislature resumes Tuesday after its summer recess. And with one year to go until the 2018 election, the province’s four main parties have anothe...

 2017-09-19 08:02 

National Post

B.C. asked oil, gas industry to refine climate plan recommendations: documents... +

VANCOUVER - British Columbia’s former Liberal government asked oil and gas corporations to “refine” the language of recommendations made by an advisory panel before it finalized its Climate Leadership Plan, documents show. Meeting ...

 2017-09-19 08:02 

National Post

Scientists say no more room for doubt about impact of pesticides on birds, bees... +

OTTAWA - A group of international scientists meets today to try to convince parliamentarians there is no longer any doubt that common agricultural pesticides are toxic chemicals which are killing off honey bees. In fact, says Jean-Marc Bonmatin of t...

 2017-09-19 08:01 

National Post

Full scope of asylum seeker arrivals in August expected to be released today... +

OTTAWA - New figures are expected today on the number of people who illegally crossed into Canada to seek asylum last month. Among the numbers will be the final tally of a massive surge in arrivals specifically in Quebec in August. Officials now say...

 2017-09-19 07:58 

CTV News

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in U.S.; plans to do same in Canada... +

Toys 'R' Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and says it intends to follow suit in Canada....

 2017-09-19 07:48 

National Post

Clashes erupt in Iraqi city of Kirkuk over Kurdish vote... +

BAGHDAD - A Turkmen official says authorities in Iraq’s ethnically-mixed city of Kirkuk have imposed a nighttime curfew after clashes erupted between Kurds and Turkmen amid preparations for the controversial Kurdish independence referendum nex...

 2017-09-19 07:46 

National Post

Film academy president welcomes new members at private party... +

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - The president of the film academy says being a member isn’t just about getting all those free DVD screeners during Oscar season. John Bailey says the real benefit of belonging to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and S...

 2017-09-19 07:42 

National Post

Trump, the America First president, goes to the UN... +

NEW YORK - Elected on the slogan “America First,” President Donald Trump is making his debut address to the U.N. General Assembly. He’s expected to argue Tuesday that nations should act in their own self-interest, yet rally togethe...

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