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 2020-08-11 13:44 

The Globe and Mail

Leading activist's arrest in Portland galvanizes Black Lives Matter groups...

Authorities said Demetria Hester won't be charged following her pre-dawn Monday arrest after a protest that started Sunday night and turned violent outside the union headquarters for Portland's police...

 2020-08-11 13:43 

CP24

Ontario gov't pledges $2M in funding to assist those impacted by deadly Beirut explosion...

The provincial government is pledging $2 million in funding to assist those impacted by a devastating explosion in Beirut that left at least 160 people dead and thousands of others injured....

 2020-08-11 13:35 

The Globe and Mail

Market movers: Stocks seeing action on Tuesday - and why...

A roundup of some of the North American equities making moves in both directions today...

 2020-08-11 13:30 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

Petition calls for traffic control on North River Road...

More than 100 residents of North River Road in Charlottetown have signed a petition calling on the city to take steps to deal with speeding in their neighbourhood....

 2020-08-11 13:29 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Winnipeg police ask for help to find missing man...

Bud Paul, 56, was last heard from on Aug. 4, police say....

 2020-08-11 13:21 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

Warning for St. Catharines residents after 2 raccoons and skunk test positive for rabies...

Each of the animals was found in the Glenridge and Old Glenridge areas south of Glendale Avenue, according to the Lincoln County Humane Society....

 2020-08-11 13:15 

CBC

Woman dead after SUV and tractor trailer crash near Palmerston...

A woman from Caledon is dead after an SUV and tractor trailer collided Monday evening near Palmerston. Two other people in the SUV were also taken to the hospital with serious injuries....

 2020-08-11 13:15 

Vancouver Sun

COVID-19 update for Aug. 11: Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C....
 2020-08-11 13:13 

CTV News

CMHC reports annual pace of housing starts climbed nearly 16 per cent in July...

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in July rose nearly 16 per cent compared with June....

 2020-08-11 13:13 

Toronto Star

Opposition candidate leaves Belarus, urges end to protests...

MINSK, Belarus - The top opposition candidate in Belarus' presidential vote, who initially refused to concede her defeat amid a massive police crackdo......

 2020-08-11 13:13 

Toronto Star

Police probe claims that Indian army faked Kashmir gunbattle...

SRINAGAR, India - Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir said Tuesday they are investigating allegations by three families that three of their relatives ......

 2020-08-11 13:11 

Global News

Annual pace of new housing construction increased almost 16% in July, CMHC says...
 2020-08-11 13:07 

CBC

Government's resignation just a 1st step for frustrated Lebanese demanding change...

Many angry Lebanese say the government's resignation on Monday did not come near to addressing the tragedy of last week's Beirut explosion and are demanding the removal of what they see as a corrupt ruling class to blame for the country's woes...

 2020-08-11 13:06 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

CPL players, coaches, staff in P.E.I. bubble all test negative for COVID-19...

The Canadian Premier League has announced the results of COVID-19 testing of the soccer players, coaches and league staff participating in the league's season in Charlottetown....

 2020-08-11 13:01 

Global News

Red Lake residents ordered to evacuate area as forest fire burns nearby...
 2020-08-11 13:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

Yukon First Nation, hunting groups at odds over moose hunting...

The Na-Cho Nyak Dun First Nation in Yukon wants moose hunters to stay away from its traditional territory, but two hunting associations say there's no need....

 2020-08-11 13:00 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Province to provide update on COVID-19 today...

Premier Blaine Higgs and Dr. Jennifer Russell, the chief medical officer of health, will provide an update today on COVID-19 in New Brunswick....

 2020-08-11 13:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Officer injured in 2015 shooting should receive Medal of Bravery, MacInnis Wynn says...

Shelly MacInnis Wynn believes the auxiliary constable who was injured alongside her late husband five years ago deserves the Governor General's Medal of Bravery....

 2020-08-11 13:00 

The Globe and Mail

What does vraison mean for grapes and winemakers?...

Usually one of the most anticipated times of year in the vineyard, vraison comes with its own unique set of challenges in 2020...

 2020-08-11 12:59 

CBC

[ Windsor ]

CBC Windsor August 11 COVID-19 update: Here's what's happening today...

Here's what you need to know about COVID-19 in Windsor-Essex on Tuesday, August 11....

 2020-08-11 12:54 

Global News

23-year-old wanted on Nova Scotia-wide warrant: RCMP...
 2020-08-11 12:54 

Global News

5 residents, guest displaced after house fire in Moncton...
 2020-08-11 12:53 

Global News

Norfolk County OPP investigating suspected hate crime in Simcoe...
 2020-08-11 12:53 

CP24

SIU to collect data on race as part of investigations on voluntary basis...

Ontario's police watchdog says it will start collecting data on race as part of its investigations this fall, but only on a voluntary basis....

 2020-08-11 12:50 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

EMSB director general resigns, with return to class just weeks away...

In the latest shakeup at the English Montreal School Board, director general Ann Marie Matheson has resigned, effective Thursday....

 2020-08-11 12:50 

Newsfile Corp.

Margaux Resources Ltd. Announces 2020 Drill Program at Cassiar Gold Project and Strengthens Advisory Committee...

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - Margaux Resources Ltd. (TSXV: MRL) (OTCQB: MARFF) ("Margaux" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the commencement of its 2020 exploration program at the Cassiar Gold Project in no...

 2020-08-11 12:48 

CTV News

Ministers, top public servant to be grilled by committee on WE affair...

Two federal cabinet ministers and the country's top public servant will be grilled today about how a charity with close ties to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wound up administering a $912-million student grant program....

 2020-08-11 12:46 

Global News

Ontario SIU to collect race data as part of investigations...
 2020-08-11 12:45 

Global News

Governments kick in more than $47M for Kingston transit, active transportation projects...
 2020-08-11 12:43 

Global News

Belarusian presidential challenger leaves country amid crackdown on protests...
 2020-08-11 12:43 

The Globe and Mail

Canadian housing starts climb 15.8% in July: CMHC...

CMHC said the seasonally adjusted, annualized rate of housing starts rose to 245,604 units from a revised 212,095 units in July...

 2020-08-11 12:39 

CTV News

U.S. election: Why choice of running mate matters more than usual this year...

For all the secrecy and speculation that typically surrounds the search for a U.S. vice-presidential candidate, the decision rarely sways an election. But ahead of Joe Biden's imminent announcement, this year could be different....

 2020-08-11 12:35 

Newsfile Corp.

Fresh Promise Group Announces LOI for New Acquisition...

Henderson, Nevada--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - Fresh Promise Foods, Inc., (OTC Pink: FPFI) (hereinafter "FPFI") a publicly traded company under the ticker symbol "FPFI" announced that it has executed a letter of intent to acquire ...

 2020-08-11 12:32 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

North Preston basketball star signs pro contract with German team...

North Preston basketball star Daneesha Provo, 24, is about to find out what it's like to be a professional women's basketball player. She has signed to play in Germany....

 2020-08-11 12:30 

CBC

[ North News ]

RCMP officers' attendance at Yukon Pride event was 'intimidation,' group says...

The head of RCMP in Yukon and the territory's justice minister have apologized after two officers attended a recent Pride flag-raising event in Whitehorse. Queer Yukon says police were told not to come....

 2020-08-11 12:30 

Newsfile Corp.

UrbanGold Starts Phase 1 Drill Program at Pallador, Completes Additional Geophysics...

Ottawa, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - UrbanGold Minerals Inc.(TSXV: UGM) (" UrbanGold " or the " Company ") is pleased to announce the start of drilling operations on its 100%-owned Pallador Project (the "Property')...

 2020-08-11 12:30 

Newsfile Corp.

Pacific Empire Samples 4.0 g/t Gold over 8.0 Metres in Trench at Jean Marie...

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - Pacific Empire Minerals Corp. (TSXV: PEMC) ("Pacific Empire", "PEMC" or the "Company") is pleased to report assays received from its Jean Marie Copper-Gold-Silver-Mo...

 2020-08-11 12:30 

Newsfile Corp.

Benton Options Saganaga Gold Project to Private Ontario-Based Exploration Company...

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - August 11, 2020) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into an Option Agreement (the "Agreement") with 2752300 On...

 2020-08-11 12:28 

The Globe and Mail

Turkey vows to press ahead with search for oil, gas in Mediterranean Sea amid tensions with Greece...

Tension remained high between the NATO allies, both of which have warships shadowing a Turkish research vessel that was sent to carry out seismic research for energy resources in an area Greece says is on its continental shelf...

 2020-08-11 12:25 

Montreal Gazette

While you were sleeping: 150 days of March is the gritty '500 Days of Summer' reboot we didn't want...
 2020-08-11 12:22 

Global News

Ottawa won't intervene to end strike at Port of Montreal, says labour minister...
 2020-08-11 12:22 

The Globe and Mail

Hydro One reports $1.1-billion second-quarter profit boosted by one-time gain due to court ruling...

Hydro One says the profit amounted to $1.84 per share for the quarter ended June 30...

 2020-08-11 12:20 

CTV News

'I don't want to die': Blast traumatizes Beirut children...

The blast a week ago that temporarily displaced 100,000 children in Beirut, according to a UN estimate, was so mighty it had the magnitude of an earthquake. The mental shock it caused among Beirut's youngest was just as powerful....

 2020-08-11 12:20 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

8 people, including a baby and 2 small children, hurt in Norfolk County crash...

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Cockshutt Road and Concession 8 Townsend around 11:30 a.m. following the two-vehicle crash....

 2020-08-11 12:19 

Montreal Gazette

Laval police find remains of premature baby in garbage dumpster...
 2020-08-11 12:18 

CTV News

Pattie Lovett-Reid: Canadians are simplifying their financial lives...

An overwhelming majority of Canadians (81%) want to simplify their lives, according to a new survey, CTV News' Chief Financial Commentator Pattie Lovett-Reid explains in her column on CTVNews.ca....

 2020-08-11 12:18 

Global News

Lethbridge City Council debates mandatory mask bylaw...
 2020-08-11 12:15 

The Globe and Mail

New Zealand reimposes some restrictions after reporting first COVID-19 cases in 102 days...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Auckland will be moved to Alert Level 3 from midday Wednesday through midnight Friday, meaning that people will be asked to stay at home, while bars and many other businesses will be closed...

 2020-08-11 12:11 

Global News

After 102 days coronavirus-free, New Zealand reports 4 new cases...
 2020-08-11 12:10 

CBC

Hong Kong residents defend free press as China cracks down...

Last year, people took to the streets of Hong Kong to demand full democracy, many encouraged by a tabloid newspaper critical of China's ruling Communist Party. On Tuesday, they lined up at newsstands to buy that same paper in a bid to help the Apple D...

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