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 2020-02-18 06:55 

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HSBC net profit falls 53 per cent, bank to sell assets in overhaul...

Europe's biggest bank, HSBC, has reported that its net profit fell 53 per cent in 2019 to US$6 billion....

 2020-02-18 06:28 

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'Love Island' pays tribute to former host Caroline Flack...

The hit British reality show...

 2020-02-18 06:15 

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SpaceX re-useable rocket misses landing ship...

SpaceX successfully launched its latest cluster of high-speed internet satellites into orbit Monday but was unable to land its rocket booster on an autonomous ship, missing a key milestone....

 2020-02-18 05:59 

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Virus fears rise after Cambodia's acceptance of cruise ship...

The feel-good story of how Cambodia allowed a cruise ship to dock after it was turned away elsewhere in Asia for fear of spreading a new disease took an unfortunate turn after a passenger later tested positive for the virus....

 2020-02-18 05:55 

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Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy due to sex-abuse lawsuits...

Barraged by hundreds of sex-abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the hallowed, 110-year-old organization to carry on....

 2020-02-18 05:53 

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Astros pitcher Martes suspended for 2020 following drug test...

Houston Astros pitcher Francis Martes was suspended for the 2020 season following his second positive test for a performance-enhancing substance under baseball's major league drug program....

 2020-02-18 05:01 

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Smokers with HIV have higher incidents of lung disease: study...

People living with HIV in Ontario are diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease more often and earlier than HIV-negative people, according to new research from St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto....

 2020-02-18 05:01 

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Infants exposed to cleaning supplies more susceptible to asthma, study finds...

New research suggests infants who are exposed to cleaning products are more likely to develop asthma and wheeze later in life....

 2020-02-18 05:00 

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Nissan shareholders furious at Ghosn scandal, dismal results...

Nissan shareholders vented their outrage at the Japanese automaker's top management Tuesday for crashing stock prices, zero dividends and quarterly losses after the scandal-ridden departure of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn....

 2020-02-18 03:52 

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Daughter of man accused of killing 8 describes his abuse...

The daughter of a Mississippi man on trial in the shooting deaths of eight people in 2017 testified Monday that he was abusive and beat her frequently....

 2020-02-18 03:50 

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Wet'suwet'en: Nationwide rallies erupt through holiday weekend...

Rallies have sprung up across the country as demonstrators used the holiday weekend to voice their support for the hereditary chiefs of Wet'suwet'en Nation in northern British Columbia...

 2020-02-18 03:00 

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Confusion, anger aboard quarantined cruise ship as coronavirus spreads...

Canadians quarantined on a cruise ship with a growing number of passengers infected by the COVID-19 coronavirus expressed frustration with Ottawa's response as a plane headed to Tokyo to bring them home....

 2020-02-18 02:56 

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Kellye Nakahara, actress in 'M.A.S.H.,' dies at 72...

Kellye Nakahara, known for her role in the TV show 'M.A.S.H.,' has died at the age of 72....

 2020-02-18 02:37 

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Mexico attorney general says case of ex-oil chief 'symbolic'...

Until recently, Mexico had done little to pursue corruption revealed by the investigation into Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht, which has ensnared politicians, business leaders, and even former and sitting presidents in other Latin American countri...

 2020-02-18 02:19 

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Is COVID-19 spreading because we didn't heed the lessons of previous viral outbreaks?...

As the world continues to respond to COVID-19 -- the virus that has gripped public attention and worry since the end of December -- scientists are asking if we really learned our lesson from previous viral outbreaks....

 2020-02-18 01:19 

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Apple says iPhone production will be hurt by COVID-19...

Apple Inc. is warning investors that it won't meet its second-quarter financial guidance because the viral outbreak in China has cut production of iPhones....

 2020-02-18 01:11 

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Denny Hamlin wins his third Daytona 500 in dramatic finish...

Denny Hamlin won his third Daytona 500, becoming the first driver since Sterling Marlin in 1995 to win 'The Great American Race' in consecutive seasons....

 2020-02-18 01:11 

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Denny Hamlin wins his third Daytona 500; Ryan Newman hospitalized after last-lap crash...

Denny Hamlin won his second straight Daytona 500 and third overall, beating Ryan Blaney in an overtime photo finish marred by a terrifying crash that sent Ryan Newman to the hospital....

 2020-02-18 00:56 

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China reports 1,886 new virus cases, death toll up by 98...

Mainland China reported 1,886 new virus cases and 98 more deaths for a total of 1,868 in its update Tuesday, following a report that 80 per cent of cases have been mild....

 2020-02-18 00:41 

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Coach heard telling umpire to 'shut up' at women's curling championship...

An exchange between Chelsea Carey's coach and father Dan and an umpire at the Canadian women's curling championship became tense when he told the official to 'shut up.'...

 2020-02-18 00:16 

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Mickey Wright, golf great and early LPGA force, dies at 85...

Mickey Wright, the golf great with a magnificent swing who won 13 majors among her 82 victories and gave the fledgling LPGA a crucial lift, has died of a heart attack at the age of 85....

 2020-02-18 00:00 

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'Ghost ship' from Caribbean washes ashore in Ireland...

An empty ship that drifted at sea for over a year washed ashore near a coastal village in Ireland after Storm Dennis brought high winds and widespread flood warnings to the country....

 2020-02-17 23:46 

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First Elections Canada report on 2019 federal election to be tabled Tuesday...

The first in what will be a series of Elections Canada reports on the 2019 federal election is being tabled in the House of Commons on Tuesday....

 2020-02-17 23:36 

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Competing energy, Indigenous demands poised to collide as Parliament resumes...

The competing demands of natural resource development, environmental protection and Indigenous reconciliation appear poised for a head-on crash -- with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's minority government caught in the middle as Parliament resumes Tues...

 2020-02-17 23:02 

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Taylor Swift's father safe after fight with burglar...

Taylor Swift's father recently fought a burglar who broke into his $4 million Florida penthouse, a newspaper is reporting....

 2020-02-17 21:34 

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Newfoundland and Labrador premier Dwight Ball announces resignation...

The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, Dwight Ball, has announced that he is stepping down to spend more time with his family....

 2020-02-17 21:23 

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Feds ask for four-month extension to respond to assisted dying ruling...

The federal government has filed a motion to request a four-month extension to respond to a court ruling that struck down sections of the federal assisted dying law....

 2020-02-17 20:53 

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U.K. govt adviser quits amid furor over comments on IQ, race...

An adviser to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigned on Monday amid fierce criticism of his past comments linking intelligence to race and suggesting contraception should be made compulsory to avoid 'a permanent underclass.'...

 2020-02-17 20:53 

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U.K. gov't adviser quits amid furor over comments on IQ, race...

An adviser to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigned on Monday amid fierce criticism of his past comments linking intelligence to race and suggesting contraception should be made compulsory to avoid 'a permanent underclass.'...

 2020-02-17 20:39 

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U.K. to EU: we won't accept supervision in post-Brexit deal...

Britain's chief negotiator on Monday set out a clashing course in trade talks with the European Union, saying the 27-nation bloc has totally missed the point of Brexit if it thinks it will retain some supervision over U.K. actions....

 2020-02-17 20:30 

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U.S. judge dismisses lawsuit over transgender pronoun dispute...

A U.S. judge dismissed a professor's lawsuit against a small, public university in Ohio that rebuked him for not addressing a transgender student using the student's correct pronouns....

 2020-02-17 20:16 

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Jeff Bezos commits US$10 billion to fight climate change...

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who has a stake in the company worth more than US$100 billion, said Monday that he plans to spend US$10 billion of his own fortune to help fight climate change....

 2020-02-17 19:55 

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National standards for coronavirus protection to be reviewed, health agency says...

The Public Health Agency of Canada says it will review its protocols for health care workers after nurses' unions denounced the national guidelines set out for dealing with the novel coronavirus earlier this month....

 2020-02-17 19:55 

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Girl bullied for her love of bugs is now a published children's author...

After being bullied for her love of bugs, 11-year-old Sophia Spencer continued to follow her passion and is now inspiring others with her book The Bug Girl....

 2020-02-17 19:53 

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Kentucky must pay US$150K for denying man's 'IM GOD' licence plates...

Kentucky officials have been ordered by a federal judge to pay US$150,000, after losing a lawsuit against a man with 'IM GOD' licence plates....

 2020-02-17 19:20 

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Despite suggestion, shorter skirts not the way the military is trying to recruit more women...

After the team tasked with recommending ways to increase the number of women in military suggested shorter uniform skirts and advertisements that compare medals to 'bling' and 'war paint' to makeup, the Canadian Armed Forces commander in c...

 2020-02-17 19:04 

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U.K. grapples with severe floods, death toll expected to rise...

Britain issued severe flood warnings Monday, advising of life-threatening danger after Storm Dennis dumped weeks' worth of rain in some places. One woman swept away by the floodwaters was feared dead....

 2020-02-17 19:04 

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U.K. grapples with severe floods, storm death toll rises to 3...

Britain issued severe flood warnings Monday, advising of life-threatening danger after Storm Dennis dumped weeks' worth of rain in some places. One woman swept away by the floodwaters was feared dead....

 2020-02-17 18:37 

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Killing of 7-year-old girl stokes anger in Mexico...

The killing of a 7-year-old girl on the southern outskirts of Mexico City has stoked rising anger over brutal slayings of women, including one found stabbed to death and skinned earlier this month....

 2020-02-17 17:23 

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Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte sells remaining stake to Caisse...

Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte is selling the last of his shares in the entertainment behemoth nearly 36 years after launching the Quebec-based circus troupe....

 2020-02-17 17:23 

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Pier 1 closing all of its stores in Canada...

Pier 1 is closing all stores in Canada, as the home dcor retailer begins Chapter 11 proceedings in the United States....

 2020-02-17 15:43 

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Awaiting evacuation, Canadian couple aboard ship quarantined in Japan says they still love cruises...

As Canadians await word on when they will be repatriated from Japan, one couple aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama says the experience has not ruined their love of cruises....

 2020-02-17 15:43 

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This Canadian couple still loves cruises despite being stuck in quarantine...

As Canadians await word on when they will be repatriated from Japan, one couple aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama says the experience has not ruined their love of cruises....

 2020-02-17 15:18 

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Missouri farm awarded US$265M in suit against BASF and Bayer...

A jury on Saturday awarded $265 million in punitive damages to a southeastern Missouri peach farmer who argued that weedkiller dicamba that had drifted onto his orchards from other farms had severely damaged his trees -- an award that could bode well for ...

 2020-02-17 14:50 

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A's Liam Hendriks helps fire victims back home in Australia...

Oakland Athletics Liam Hendriks campaigned on social media to do his part for the cause to help Australia wildfires victims by encouraging contributions to Red Cross Australia....

 2020-02-17 14:45 

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Gregg, former Man United player and Munich hero, dies at 87...

Harry Gregg, a former Manchester United goalkeeper called the 'hero of Munich' for rescuing two teammates as well as a baby and her pregnant mother from the burning fuselage in the 1958 air disaster that killed 23 people, has died. He was 87....

 2020-02-17 14:38 

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Air Force Academy blames accidents for traffic at NHL game...

The Air Force Academy is blaming car accidents and ill-prepared drivers for traffic jams that were so bad before and after the NHL's Stadium Series game at Falcon Stadium that some fans didn't enter until the third period....

 2020-02-17 14:35 

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Italian town Teora hopes to lure new residents by paying their rent...

After numerous Italian communities have tried to revive their dwindling populations by selling off dilapidated homes for little more than a dollar, one town has come up with a new approach....

 2020-02-17 14:28 

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Europe's busiest airport hit by a second day of disruptions...

Europe's busiest airport suffered the knock-on effects Monday of technical issues that disrupted travel over the weekend....

 2020-02-17 14:26 

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Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse has sights set on the one medal missing...

Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse, who's captured silver and bronze at the Olympics and world championships, should be one of the country's biggest stars at this summer's Tokyo Olympics. And he has his sights set on a golden Olympic goal....

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