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 2018-07-19 22:56 

Toronto Star

Homelessness in Calgary down 19 per cent since 2008, report finds...

Calgary still makes up more than half of the homeless population in Alberta, but progress is being made, according to the 2018 Point-in-Time Homeless Count released Thursday....

 2018-07-19 22:53 

National Post

NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering...

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools. The NCAA announced Thursday it will create a working group of "subject matter experts" to assess areas such as o...

 2018-07-19 22:52 

CBC

[ Windsor ]

Mexican student string quartet serenade Windsor-Essex...

A student string quartet from the Conservatorio de Musica y Artes de Celaya has been travelling across Windsor-Essex this week, performing one-hour concerts in indoor and outdoor venues....

 2018-07-19 22:51 

The Globe and Mail

Streetwise newsletter: Tilray first cannabis grower to complete IPO in U.S.; major miners most likely to hunt for Detour Gold...

Plus: BMO's run in 2018 marks another win for our winning bank picking strategy...

 2018-07-19 22:51 

National Post

From faith worker to cabinet minister, Tassi is ready to be voice for seniors...

OTTAWA — For years Filomena Tassi, a chaplain before entering politics, made time to listen to older members of the community. Now, as the new federal minister for seniors, she will not only be hearing what they have to say but serving as their voic...

 2018-07-19 22:51 

Global News

'Those flames are 50 feet high': B.C. residents near huge Mount Eneas wildfire...
 2018-07-19 22:50 

CBC

[ North News ]

Truck that crashed into Sushi Caf may have been stolen...

RCMP say the white Ford F-150 that crashed into the popular Yellowknife restaurant Sunday morning may have been stolen, and that they don't believe the incident was intentional....

 2018-07-19 22:50 

The Globe and Mail

Will your aging parents drain your retirement savings?...

Plus: The best way to make yourself a personal gift registry...

 2018-07-19 22:49 

National Post

Putin tells Russian diplomats he proposed a referendum on Ukraine during meeting with Trump...

Putin's proposal will alarm Ukrainian officials after Trump last week appeared to leave open the possibility of recognizing Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea...

 2018-07-19 22:49 

CTV News

Somalis won't lose protected status under Trump administration...

The Trump administration said Thursday that Somalis granted special immigration status in the U.S. can keep the designation, making them one of the few groups permitted to stay in the U.S. under a program that has allowed them to remain in the U.S. for ye...

 2018-07-19 22:49 

Toronto Sun

EDITORIAL: Horwath's allegation of racism was absurd...

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath's charge that Community Safety Minister Michael Tibollo committed a "racist slur" when he mentioned wearing a bullet-proof vest during a ride-along with police in ......

 2018-07-19 22:48 

Global News

Calgary Transit contemplates rebranding that would take it to the 'MAX'...

The BRT system will be named...

 2018-07-19 22:44 

National Post

American flag burned outside LA office of congresswoman...

LOS ANGELES — A small crowd that gathered Thursday outside the Los Angeles office of U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters to counter an expected protest by a self-styled militia group burned an American flag taken from the back of a pickup truck. The incident ha...

 2018-07-19 22:43 

The Globe and Mail

Rogers sees wireless subscribers surge...

Telecom added 122,000 new cellular customers on contract in the three months ended June 30...

 2018-07-19 22:43 

The Globe and Mail

Man charged with attempted murder after boy's disappearance in Brampton, Ont....

Peel regional police said the five-year-old was found unconscious Thursday morning near a set of train tracks and taken to hospital with unspecified injuries...

 2018-07-19 22:40 

Global News

#FreeMariaButina: Russian foreign ministry pushes for release of accused spy...

The Russian Foreign Ministry has started a Twitter hashtag to campaign for the release of Maria Butina, the 29-year-old Russian citizen who the U.S. Justice Department accuses of being a spy....

 2018-07-19 22:40 

CBC

[ Windsor ]

Detroit Red Wings losing Chris Chelios to hometown Chicago...

Detroit Red Wings is losing the former player and present adviser Chris Chelios, after he decided to move to Chicago to be closer to his mother....

 2018-07-19 22:39 

Toronto Star

Calgary woman convicted in son's strep death is granted day parole...

As a condition of her parole, Tamara Lovett cannot care for any vulnerable person. She must also continue to attend psychological counselling to address grief and loss, as well as mental health....

 2018-07-19 22:38 

Vancouver Sun

Movie Review: Movie Minute Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again...

Postmedia film critic Dana Gee and Arts & Life editor Aleesha Harris discuss the new Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again film and of course Cher as they decide whether or not the latest ABBA-soaked mov......

 2018-07-19 22:38 

CTV News

Brazilian police arrest plastic surgeon 'Dr. Bumbum' after patient dies...

Brazilian police have arrested celebrated plastic surgeon Denis Cesar Barros Furtado, who had been on the run since a patient died following injections he gave her to enlarge her buttocks....

 2018-07-19 22:37 

The Globe and Mail

Winnipeg Jets avoid arbitration, sign Adam Lowry to three-year contract...

The 25-year-old, who played in 45 games for the Jets last season, recording 21 points has inked a deal worth US$8.75-million....

 2018-07-19 22:34 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

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Calling all political junkies and rookies alike: Want to know what really matters for the municipal elections in Metro Vancouver? This is your newsletter....

 2018-07-19 22:33 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Dominic LeBlanc has 'fixer' role as Ottawa's relations with the provinces weaken...

As intergovermental affairs minister, Dominic LeBlanc will be tasked with stickhandling several key issues, such as carbon tax and interprovincial trade disputes....

 2018-07-19 22:32 

Global News

Environmentalists want to save Saint-Pierre River that runs through Meadowbrook Golf Club...

Several nature lovers and green space advocates say they're concerned about the fate of the Saint Pierre River....

 2018-07-19 22:31 

CBC

Por Mexico: How a Canadian coach helped an unlikely women's rugby 7s team...

At first glance, Mexico's women's rugby sevens team and its Canadian coach have little in common, but Robin MacDowell and his charges have a shared trait that unites them — perseverance against daunting odds....

 2018-07-19 22:29 

Global News

Former Oilers owner Peter Pocklington budding cannabis businessman...

Peter Pocklington, the contentious businessman who once owned the Edmonton Oilers, is exploring a new business opportunity: cannabis....

 2018-07-19 22:29 

Toronto Sun

MAMMOLITI: I dare you call me a racist...

On July 20, starting at 8 pm, I will be riding with Toronto Police officers from 31 division and visiting hot spots in my ward including the Jane St.-Finch Ave. area.I will be wearing a bullet-proo......

 2018-07-19 22:28 

The Globe and Mail

The major miners most likely to hunt for Detour Gold...

It may never make it to auction, but if it does, big rivals, such as Barrick and Goldcorp, are expected to bid, according to CIBC analysts...

 2018-07-19 22:27 

National Post

A year after 'Despacito' has Latin music found a permanent home on Canadian radio?...

TORONTO — Singer Alx Veliz is certain that a recent swell in the popularity of Latin music is signalling a change of tastes with many Canadian listeners. He points to the numerous Latin songs that broke into mainstream consciousness across the count...

 2018-07-19 22:27 

The Globe and Mail

Ten ideas to increase your after-tax investment returns...

Adding a guaranteed additional 1.5 per cent to 3 per cent annually to your after-tax investment returns is possible if you take steps to minimize the tax on your portfolio...

 2018-07-19 22:26 

The Globe and Mail

Chris Chelios leaving Detroit Red Wings to return to his hometown, Chicago...

Hall-of-Famer says he's making the move to be closer to his family, not for hockey reasons...

 2018-07-19 22:25 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

'I will not be pushed out': 40-year-old Parkdale dance school faces uncertain future...

After 40 years in Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood, a local dance school faces an uncertain future as development looms....

 2018-07-19 22:23 

The Globe and Mail

Shares in TransCanada, Enbridge surged Thursday. Here's why...

TransCanada popped more than 5%...

 2018-07-19 22:22 

Newsfile Corp.

Divestco Announces Departure of Chief Financial Officer...

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 19, 2018) - Divestco Inc. (TSXV: DVT) (" Divestco " or the " Company ") today announced that Danny Chiarastella, Chief Financial Officer, has resigned and will be leaving the Company effective Augus...

 2018-07-19 22:21 

CP24

Two injured in road rage incident in Oakville: Police...

Police say a man is facing five charges following an alleged road rage incident in Oakville, Ont....

 2018-07-19 22:19 

The Globe and Mail

Tilray Inc. becomes first cannabis grower to complete an IPO in the U.S....

Shares of the B.C.-based company soar 30 per cent in their first day on Nasdaq...

 2018-07-19 22:19 

CP24

Trump tariffs would cause vehicle prices to soar, wipe out jobs: report...

The average price of imported vehicles sold in the United States could jump by thousands of dollars if the Trump administration imposes tariffs under a worst-case scenario provided by the Center for Automotive Research....

 2018-07-19 22:17 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Collisions involving transport trucks surging in Ontario...

A five-vehicle crash that left metal and debris strewn over highway 401 early Thursday is just the latest in a surging number of wrecks in Ontario involving transport trucks....

 2018-07-19 22:16 

Global News

RCMP release sketch of suspect after woman sexually assaulted in Lloydminster...

The RCMP are hoping that by releasing a composite sketch of a suspect, someone will provide them with a tip in a Lloydminster sexual assault investigation....

 2018-07-19 22:16 

Global News

Horses of Cavalia's 'Odysseo' get red carpet treatment before Montreal opening...

Cavalia showed off it's latest show Odysseo as it is set to gallop under the big top for the next several weeks....

 2018-07-19 22:15 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Float like hummingbird, wings like moth: Late-season sighting of unique bug in Calgary 'exceptional'...

Often mistaken for a hummingbird, one expert says the clearwing sphinx moth is common in Alberta — but rarely seen this late in the summer....

 2018-07-19 22:13 

CTV News

Aimia to launch Aeroplan charter airline after end of Air Canada partnership...

Aeroplan aims to get into the airline business by offering charter flights to its most popular destinations as the loyalty program prepares for the end of its exclusive partnership with Air Canada in 2020....

 2018-07-19 22:12 

Toronto Sun

NDP demands PC minister apologize for 'racist' vest remarks...

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is demanding a Doug Ford cabinet minister apologize for the "racist" comment that he wore a bulletproof vest on a ride along with police in the Jane-Finch community."He us......

 2018-07-19 22:12 

National Post

16-year-old Thai goes ace-albatross in AJGA event...

HALIFAX, Mass. — A 16-year-old Thai player made a hole-in-one and an albatross on consecutive holes Thursday in an American Junior Golf Association tournament. Conor Kelly aced the 198-yard, par-3 eighth, hitting a 5-iron for his first hole-in-one. ...

 2018-07-19 22:10 

Global News

Being aware of the invasive plant known as wild parsnip...

It may not be the most recognizable plant, but wild parsnip can cause severe burns, blisters and sometimes even blindness....

 2018-07-19 22:09 

National Post

Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands...

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Dental and vision care benefits will be restored for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients in Kentucky whose recent cuts stirred an outcry from critics of the state's Republican governor. The coverage had been cut at the ...

 2018-07-19 22:09 

Global News

Calgary soccer team excited for 1st experience at Alberta Summer Games...

No members of Calgary's Zone 3 girls soccer team have ever played in the Alberta Summer Games. They are excited to compete in Grande Prairie in the provincial, mini-Olympic competition....

 2018-07-19 22:08 

National Post

AP Source: Thunder trade Anthony to Hawks, waiver likely...

OKLAHOMA CITY — Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City. A person with knowledge of the details tells The Associated Press the Thunder are sending the veteran NBA forward and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard ...

 2018-07-19 22:08 

Montreal Gazette

Alouettes hand keys to plodding offence back to QB Drew Willy...

A foot injury that will sideline Jeff Mathews for long term means veteran Willy regains his starting role with Montreal....

 2018-07-19 22:07 

Global News

Action needed to support francophones in Ontario, commissioner says...

French Language Services Commissioner Francois Boileau said if nothing is done to address the issue, Ontario's francophone demographic may decrease to the point where it becomes insignificant and public services for the population are hard to come by....

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