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 2020-07-07 15:38 

CBC

Driver narrowly avoids being engulfed in flames after car goes airborne: police...

Police say a suspected impaired driver plowed through a closed construction site, mounted a pile of crushed stone and went flying through the air before being pulled from his car just before it was engulfed in flames overnight....

 2020-07-07 15:37 

CTV News

Provinces pose challenge to Indigenous child-welfare reform: Bellegarde...

National Chief Perry Bellegarde says provincial governments that want to cling to their jurisdiction over child welfare are the biggest barrier to implementing new legislation giving Indigenous communities control over their children's well-being....

 2020-07-07 15:37 

The Globe and Mail

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus...

Jair Bolsonaro confirmed the test results after months of downplaying the severity of coronavirus, calling it a "little flu"...

 2020-07-07 15:37 

CP24

Provinces pose challenge to Indigenous child-welfare reform: Bellegarde...

National Chief Perry Bellegarde says provincial governments that want to cling to their jurisdiction over child welfare are the biggest barrier to implementing new legislation giving Indigenous communities control over their children's well-being....

 2020-07-07 15:34 

CBC

Coronavirus: Here's what's happening in the sports world on Tuesday...

Stay up to date on the latest on how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting sports around the globe....

 2020-07-07 15:31 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

2 Bay St. George men receive Governor General's honours for community work...

Bob Miller and Jim Mercer have spent their lives helping others, and now have national awards to show for it....

 2020-07-07 15:31 

Toronto Star

Brazil's President Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19...

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro says he has tested positive for COVID-19 after months of downplaying the virus' severity....

 2020-07-07 15:25 

CTV News

Canadian Pussy Riot member faces new charges in Russia...

A member of the Pussy Riot protest group has been charged with failing to properly notify Russian authorities about his Canadian citizenship, officials said Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 15:25 

CTV News

Many Canadians say they'll likely choose to get a COVID-19 vaccine, but some won't...

The vast majority of Canadians say they expect they'll choose to get a COVID-19 vaccine when and if one is available, but some others say they likely will not, according to new data from Statistics Canada....

 2020-07-07 15:23 

National Post

Ghislaine Maxwell: From her 'Tuckedaway' estate to locked away in a Metro Detention Centre cell...

Maxwell's new digs are the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, which has been cited for a complete lack of coronavirus safeguards...

 2020-07-07 15:23 

The Globe and Mail

Charges dropped against Nova Scotia woman injured during arrest in racial profiling case...

Santina Rao was facing charges of disturbing the peace, resisting arrest and assaulting an officer following an incident at a Halifax-area Walmart in January...

 2020-07-07 15:20 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Gangster Jamie Bacon to plead guilty to role in Surrey Six murders...

Red Scorpion gangster Jamie Bacon is set to plead guilty this week to having a hand in the Surrey Six murders, more than 12 years after the deadliest gang shooting in B.C. history, CBC News has confirmed....

 2020-07-07 15:19 

National Post

Motor racing-Alonso set for F1 return with Renault in 2021 report...

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso is set to return to Formula One with Renault in 2021, the BBC reported on Tuesday. Alonso, who left Formula One at the end of 2018 after a final season with McLaren, won his championship titles with Renault in 2005 ...

 2020-07-07 15:19 

Global News

CNIB offers first employment skills camp, advocacy training for teens entering workforce...
 2020-07-07 15:19 

The Globe and Mail

Suncor CEO says attempts to close Line 5 pipeline a 'huge threat' to consumers...

CEO Mark Little says using rail and ships in place of the pipeline drives up costs and will have an affect on consumers...

 2020-07-07 15:19 

CTV News

Eau de Space brings the scent of outer space down to Earth...

If you've ever wondered what space smells like, a new perfume may answer that for you. A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign was recently launched for a new fragrance called Eau de Space to bring the smell of outer space back down to Earth....

 2020-07-07 15:18 

National Post

Hit film '365 Days' sparks calls for rape, trafficking warnings...

By Sophie Davies BARCELONA, July 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Women's activists are urging Netflix to add specific content warnings to the hit film "365 Days" which they accuse of glamourising rape and sex trafficking, after the streaming si...

 2020-07-07 15:14 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Nurse won't face criminal charges over oxytocin allegations, police say...

RCMP say no charges will be laid in connection with a former Moncton Hospital nurse who allegedly administered the labour-inducing drug oxytocin to mothers without their consent....

 2020-07-07 15:14 

The Globe and Mail

Women's rights groups protest French ministers' appointments...

Feminist activists held two small protests in Paris, saying the appointments of Gerald Darmanin and Eric Dupond-Moretti fly in the face of Macron's promises to make equality between women and men the 'Great Cause' of his five-year term...

 2020-07-07 15:14 

National Post

Kenyan police fire teargas, arrest marchers protesting at brutality...

NAIROBI — Kenyan police on Tuesday fired teargas and arrested activists gathering for a march against perceived government injustice that has been given extra impetus this year by rights groups' allegations of police brutality during the COVID-1...

 2020-07-07 15:12 

National Post

Bucs' Arians, cancer survivor, being 'extra careful' during pandemic...

Bruce Arians is a three-time cancer survivor and at the relatively advanced age of 67, making the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' head coach a member of the high-risk category should he contract the coronavirus. Arians, who came out of retirement to become head...

 2020-07-07 15:12 

Global News

The race for a vaccine: China leads the way in a potential coronavirus treatment...
 2020-07-07 15:12 

CBC

[ North News ]

Liard First Nation elects new chief and council...

Liard First Nation has elected a new chief and council. A recount confirmed Stephen Charlie as chief of the First Nation in Watson Lake, Yukon....

 2020-07-07 15:11 

Global News

Ottawa home sales bounce back in June after spring slowdown...
 2020-07-07 15:11 

Toronto Star

Yukon man, Manitoba woman, killed in three-vehicle crash near Whitehorse...

The motorcycle rider, 43-year-old Travis Adams of Whitehorse, was killed, along with a 47-year-old Manitoba woman who was a passenger in one of the ve......

 2020-07-07 15:09 

Global News

Man faces impaired driving charges after truck crashes into backyard fence, tree in Ennismore...
 2020-07-07 15:09 

National Post

Egypt charges student with sex crimes in case that stoked debate...

CAIRO — Egypt's public prosecutor has charged a university student with indecent assault of at least three women, including one who was a minor at the time, in a case prompted by a social media campaign that opened up a rare public debate on sex...

 2020-07-07 15:08 

CTV News

European soccer clubs face income drop of four billion euros over the next year...

European soccer clubs expect to lose 4 billion euros (US$4.5 billion) in revenue over the next year because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study released Tuesday by the European Club Association....

 2020-07-07 15:08 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Search begins for a new Russell after town's namesake tied to slavery...

The Township of Russell voted Monday to renounce the town's original namesake, Peter Russell, over his historical ties to slavery, and to "rededicate" the community in someone else's honour — someone with the first, middle or last na...

 2020-07-07 15:06 

National Post

Teens, filming a TikTok, find dead body in suitcase after using popular exploring app Randonautica...

Egged on by the group, one girl opens the top and lifts it from a distance using a wooden stick, revealing a black plastic bag filled with something...

 2020-07-07 15:05 

CBC

Enormous monument to Confederate general removed in Richmond, Virginia...

Work crews began taking down an enormous monument to Confederate general J.E.B. Stuart on Tuesday in Richmond, Virginia, as the Confederacy's former capital removes symbols of oppression in response to protests against police brutality and racism....

 2020-07-07 15:05 

The Globe and Mail

Ontario reports 112 new cases of COVID-19, two additional deaths...

Meanwhile, the provincial government is set to introduce new legislation to enable the extension of some pandemic emergency orders over the next year...

 2020-07-07 15:03 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Ride-hailing giant Uber officially launching in Winnipeg...

After a few false starts, ride-hailing service Uber is officially launching in Winnipeg, a news release says....

 2020-07-07 15:03 

Newsfile Corp.

ProAssurance Class Action Reminder: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In ProAssurance Corporation To Contact The Firm...

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - July 7, 2020) - Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in ProAssurance Corporation ("ProAssurance" or the "Company") (NYSE: PRA) of the August 17, 2020 deadline...

 2020-07-07 15:02 

CBC

No active COVID-19 outbreaks in long-term care, retirement homes in Waterloo region...

For the first time in months, there are no active COVID-19 outbreaks at long-term care and retirement homes in Waterloo region....

 2020-07-07 15:01 

Global News

Nick Cordero widow Amanda Kloots performs late husband's song in final musical tribute...
 2020-07-07 15:00 

National Post

Prince William and Harry divide Diana Memorial Fund as they go their separate ways...

In 2013, Princes William and Harry agreed to take joint control of the fund to protect its name and see its future income used for good causes...

 2020-07-07 15:00 

National Post

Sport-Aluko wants 30% BAME representation at top levels of UK Sport...

Former England soccer international Eniola Aluko has called for an increase in Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) racial diversity at the top level of UK Sport to 30%. The lack of ethnic minority representation in national sports governing bodies has...

 2020-07-07 15:00 

The Globe and Mail

National Bank takes bigger stake in roboadviser Nest Wealth...

Bank says it will make an additional minority investment of as much as $50-million through its venture capital arm...

 2020-07-07 14:59 

CBC

[ North News ]

Young moose in care of Yukon preserve after presumed mom dies...

An adult moose, presumed to be the mother, was hit by a vehicle in Whitehorse on July 1. The calf is estimated to be between about six to eight weeks of age....

 2020-07-07 14:58 

The Globe and Mail

Japan's ruling party urges government to cancel Xi's visit over new Hong Kong national security law...

Critics see the new law as Beijing's boldest step yet to erase the legal firewall between Hong Kong and the mainland's authoritarian Communist system...

 2020-07-07 14:58 

National Post

Two dead as trains collide in Czech Republic...

PRAGUE — At least two people died and as many as 30 were injured after two trains collided in the Czech Republic on Tuesday on a route in the northwest of the country near the German border, an emergency services spokesman told Czech Television. (Re...

 2020-07-07 14:58 

Toronto Star

Rally at Toronto police's 55 Division demands racial justice...

Protestors say police failed to adequately respond to violent assault of East York residents Mark Austin and Candace Zinkweg in Dentonia Park....

 2020-07-07 14:57 

CTV News

Face masks: How to wear, clean, store, and everything in between...

From how to wear them to how to store them, experts answer some commonly asked questions regarding the proper use of face masks during the pandemic....

 2020-07-07 14:57 

Toronto Star

Attempts to close Line 5 pipeline a "threat" to consumers: Suncor CEO...

CALGARY - The CEO of Suncor Energy Inc. says attempts by Michigan state politicians to retire the Line 5 pipeline running through a Great Lakes channe......

 2020-07-07 14:56 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

MLAs in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia say Atlantic bubble needs some work...

After the launch of the Atlantic bubble on Friday, MLAs from both sides of the Nova Scotia and New Brunswick border agree the system needs work....

 2020-07-07 14:55 

Toronto Sun

Booze buyers must abide by municipal mask rules: LCBO...

Ontarians in some jurisdictions including Toronto will have to mask up to booze it up.The LCBO said in a statement Tuesday that it will not allow unmasked customers into its stores in areas where l......

 2020-07-07 14:53 

National Post

Almost half of nearly 5,000 FBI counter-intelligence cases related to China FBI chief...

WASHINGTON — Almost half of nearly 5,000 active FBI counter-intelligence cases now underway are related to China, FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Tuesday. "We've now reached a point where the FBI is opening a new China-related counter-...

 2020-07-07 14:52 

National Post

Values or economy? Right-wing Poles weigh options in election runoff...

WARSAW — Marcin Stasko did not hesitate to vote for the candidate of the small far-right Confederation party in the first round of Poland's presidential election last month, attracted in part by his promise to cut taxes. But Stasko, a 50-year-ol...

 2020-07-07 14:50 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

Headed to post-secondary campuses in Hamilton, Niagara? You'll have to wear a mask...

Post-secondary campuses are requiring that visitors and workers wear face masks on campus in some — if not all — of their buildings....

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