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 2020-02-16 15:11 

National Post

Questions outnumber answers for generations of refugees as Afghan peace deal nears...

ISLAMABAD — A short drive from the heavily secured five-star Islamabad hotel where international VIPs will discuss the future of Afghan refugees on Monday, 20-year old Ahmed Khan Younis lives in a makeshift settlement where the houses are made of mu...

 2020-02-16 15:10 

Global News

Former Blue Jay Fernandez dead at 57...
 2020-02-16 15:07 

Global News

Man injured in downtown Toronto shooting...
 2020-02-16 15:05 

CBC

Blue Jays legend Tony Fernandez dies at 57 from stroke, kidney complications...

Former Blue Jays star shortstop Tony Fernandez, who won a World Series with Toronto in 1993 and four consecutive Gold Glove in the 1980s, has died at age 57 from a stroke and complications from a kidney disease....

 2020-02-16 15:05 

CBC

Trudeau's office won't say if it recorded meeting with Iranian foreign minister...

While Iran has released a video excerpt of its foreign minister meeting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canadian officials won't say whether they have any recordings of their own of the politically sensitive interaction....

 2020-02-16 15:03 

Global News

Toronto Blue Jays legend Tony Fernandez dead at 57...
 2020-02-16 15:03 

Montreal Gazette

Sshhhh, enlightenment seekers at work in Small Mouth Sounds...

The Segal's studio space is turned into a (mostly) silent retreat in their production of Bess Wohl's off-Broadway hit, which explores the modern obsession with spiritual wellness....

 2020-02-16 15:03 

Toronto Star

One dead, four wounded in Connecticut club shooting, police say...

HARTFORD, Conn. - Gunfire erupted at a Connecticut nightclub early Sunday morning, killing a man and wounding four other people, police said....

 2020-02-16 15:02 

National Post

Canada expected to support heavy fuel ban in Arctic despite costs to northerners...

The federal government is expected to support international measures that would reduce the environmental impact of Arctic shipping but would cost northern families hundreds of dollars a year. On Monday, the International Maritime Organization is to begin ...

 2020-02-16 15:00 

Global News

If you're into vinyl, there might be tough times ahead: Alan Cross...
 2020-02-16 15:00 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Heritage Day 2020: What's open and closed in the Halifax area...

This year's Nova Scotia Heritage Day honours the community of Africville....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Trades school? Bartering the only way into these N.S. workshops...

For two years, the Dartmouth-based Life.School.House. has been operating organized folk schools where people can pick up new skills by exchanging goods. On Saturday, that skill happened to be making scrunchies....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Meet Mylo, your friendly home-care assistant...

A St. Albert native has developed a robot to help people living with Alzheimer's or dementia stay in their homes. Mylo is a a hip-height companion who can take video-calls, monitor heart rates and generally check in on people....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

SnowKing's Winter Festival celebrates 'silver jubilee' with its 25th snow castle...

This year, Snowking's Winter Festival celebrates its 'silver jubilee' — the 25th castle built of snow and ice — with a stacked roster of events....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

Toronto Star

His family was banned from a Toronto roller skating club for being Black. He fought back in court...

The little-known story of barber Armistead Pride Taylor, who won a small victory in court after his wife and son were humiliated...

 2020-02-16 14:59 

The Globe and Mail

Alex Nylander scores twice, Chicago Blackhawks beat Calgary Flames to snap five-game winless skid...

Blackhawks beat Flames 8-4...

 2020-02-16 14:51 

National Post

Attacks in Syria's Idlib must stop, Turkey tells Russia...

ANKARA/BEIRUT — Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Sunday he told his Russian counterpart that attacks in Syria's northwestern Idlib region must stop immediately and that a lasting ceasefire had to be achieved there. Turkey a...

 2020-02-16 14:49 

CBC

Vlhova wins slalom to overtake absent Shiffrin in standings...

Petra Vlhova won her third straight women's World Cup slalom Sunday in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. to overtake the absent Mikaela Shiffrin on the top of the discipline standings....

 2020-02-16 14:47 

Toronto Star

Xi's early involvement in virus outbreak raises questions...

BEIJING - A recent speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping that has been published by state media indicates for the first time that he was leading the response to a new virus outbreak from early on in the crisis....

 2020-02-16 14:45 

CTV News

Elton John announces he has pneumonia on tour...

British singer Elton John announced that he was diagnosed with walking pneumonia while on tour in Auckland, New Zealand, on Sunday....

 2020-02-16 14:44 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Section of St. John's apartment building evacuated after water pipe break...

Emergency responders were called to Forest Road shortly before 4:30 a.m. Sunday on a report of a burst pipe....

 2020-02-16 14:41 

National Post

South Wales residents rescued from Storm Dennis flood water...

LONDON — Residents had to be rescued after water poured into their homes in south Wales and the Welsh borders on Sunday as Storm Dennis caused a second day of disruption, with the Environment Agency saying it had issued a record number of flood warn...

 2020-02-16 14:39 

Toronto Star

Nurses' unions warn national standards for coronavirus protection too low...

Critics say the safety protocols are inadequate compared to those in Ontario and some other countries, potentially putting front-line health-care workers and patients at risk....

 2020-02-16 14:38 

CBC

Canada wins gold in men's 10m synchro diving at FINA Grand Prix...

Laurent Gosselin-Paradis of Montreal and Ethan Pitman of Edmonton combined forces on Sunday in Madrid to win the gold medal on men's 10-m synchro to conclude the first stop on the FINA Grand Prix circuit in diving....

 2020-02-16 14:34 

Global News

COVID-19: Germans evacuated from Wuhan, China set to leave quarantine...
 2020-02-16 14:32 

The Globe and Mail

Ex-'Love Island' host Caroline Flack found dead in London...

A family lawyer said Flack had killed herself and was found in her London apartment...

 2020-02-16 14:31 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

Sask. curlers feeling home ice advantage at Scotties Tournament of Hearts...

Team Silvernagle, representing Saskatchewan at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask. is already feeling the home ice advantage....

 2020-02-16 14:23 

The Globe and Mail

Murder of sex worker exposes Canada's hypocrisy on prostitution: advocate...

Sold to the public in 2014 as a way of protecting women in the sex trade, Bill C-36 has pushed women who sell sexual services into becoming 'invisible,' Sandra Wesley, an advocate for women in the sex industry, said...

 2020-02-16 14:21 

Global News

COVID-19: China's coronavirus costs rise as some industries remain closed...
 2020-02-16 14:14 

The Globe and Mail

Powers renew pledge to uphold Libya arms embargo...

The countries involved include the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council, along with Italy, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates...

 2020-02-16 14:13 

CTV News

Legendary Blue Jay Tony Fernandez dead at 57: reports...

Legendary Toronto Blue Jay Tony Fernandez, who played shortstop for the baseball club, has died at the age of 57, according to reports....

 2020-02-16 14:13 

CTV News

Legendary Blue Jay Tony Fernandez dead at 57...

Legendary Toronto Blue Jay Tony Fernndez, who tops the team's all-time leaderboard for hits and games played, has died at the age of 57....

 2020-02-16 14:09 

Montreal Gazette

Man injured in overnight shooting in Rosemont-La-Petite-Patrie...

Several shots were fired inside and outside the bar...

 2020-02-16 14:09 

CP24

No subway service between Ossington and St. George stations...

There is no subway service on a portion of the TTC's Line 2 this morning while officials "respond to an injury on the tracks."...

 2020-02-16 14:09 

CP24

Regular subway service resumes on the TTC's Line 2...

Regular subway service has resumed on the TTC's Line 2 Sunday morning following an injury on the tracks at Spadina Station....

 2020-02-16 14:03 

Toronto Star

Murder of sex worker exposes Canada's hypocrisy on prostitution, advocate says...

In the wake of Marylne Lvesque's death in a Quebec City hotel last month, critics say prostitution laws are applied irregularly across the country and only make sex work more dangerous....

 2020-02-16 14:01 

National Post

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors bet emerging markets will weather coronavirus impact...

NEW YORK — Investors are edging back into emerging markets, even though worries about the coronavirus' impact on global economic growth have clouded prospects for the boom-and-bust asset class. Nearly $730 million flowed back into emerging marke...

 2020-02-16 14:01 

National Post

REUTERS SPORTS SCHEDULE AT 2 p.m. GMT/9 a.m. ET...

The National Basketball Association All-Star Game MVP Award has been permanently named for the late Kobe Bryant, league Commissioner Adam Silver said on Saturday. ICEHOCKEY-NHL-ROUNDUP NHL roundup: Lightning beat Flyers for 10th straight win Nikita Kucher...

 2020-02-16 14:00 

The Globe and Mail

Nurses' unions warn Canadian standards for coronavirus protection are too low...

The standards, which the Public Health Agency of Canada updated last week, lay out the precautions health-care workers should take when assessing and treating a patient with a possible case of the coronavirus...

 2020-02-16 14:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

B.C. finance minister crafts 'very challenging' provincial budget, vows it will be balanced...

Few surprises are expected Tuesday as the NDP government leaves little room for new spending....

 2020-02-16 14:00 

Toronto Star

Is Peter Weber the most boring Bachelor ever?...

The long-running reality show has focused more on contestant rivalry than its star this season, but a 'riveting' finale is allegedly at hand, writes Debra Yeo....

 2020-02-16 14:00 

CBC

RCMP arrest alleged 'money mules'; Facial recognition concerns: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet...

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week....

 2020-02-16 14:00 

CBC

[ Thunder Bay ]

Indigenous athletes hit the court in National Indigenous Games tryouts...

Dozens of young Indigenous athletes are hitting the courts, and mats, in Thunder Bay this weekend in hopes of earning a chance to represent Ontario at the upcoming National Indigenous Games....

 2020-02-16 13:48 

CTV News

Courtroom psychology tests may be unreliable, study finds...

Courts are not properly screening out unreliable psychological and IQ tests, allowing junk science to be used as evidence, researchers have concluded. Such tests can sway judges or juries and influence whether someone gets custody of a child or is eligibl...

 2020-02-16 13:44 

National Post

Azeri police detain opposition leaders, block protest against election result...

BAKU — Police in Azerbaijan detained three opposition party leaders and more than 100 activists on Sunday before they were due to take part in a protest against the results of last week's national election, which have been questioned by internat...

 2020-02-16 13:43 

Montreal Gazette

WYWS: Deadly shooting in Ville St-Laurent...

Here are the latest stories to begin your day....

 2020-02-16 13:41 

CTV News

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast plan 'will be buried'...

The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, saying it would be...

 2020-02-16 13:41 

National Post

Turkey tells Russia that attacks in Syria's Idlib must stop...

ANKARA — Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Sunday that he told his Russian counterpart at a meeting the previous day that attacks in Syria's northwestern Idlib region must stop immediately and that a lasting ceasefire has to...

 2020-02-16 13:40 

National Post

Iran's Rouhani says Tehran will never yield to U.S. pressure for talks...

DUBAI — Iran will never hold talks with its longtime foe, the United States, under pressure, President Hassan Rouhani said in a televised news conference on Sunday, adding that Tehran's help was essential to establish security in the Middle East...

 2020-02-16 13:35 

Toronto Star

Toronto Blue Jays legend Tony Fernandez dies at 57...

Fernandez showed some signs of improvement, however yesterday he reportedly was taken off life support....

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