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 2020-11-26 17:52 

CBC

100-metre world champion Christian Coleman appeals doping ban...

Men's 100-metre world champion Christian Coleman has formally appealed against his two-year ban for missing multiple doping tests, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said Thursday....

 2020-11-26 17:52 

The Globe and Mail

Deepa Mehta's Funny Boy is both powerful and problematic...

There is no easy answer on how or whether viewers should support Funny Boy, as Deepa Mehta's new film perpetuates the very political issues it so harrowingly depicts...

 2020-11-26 17:52 

Montreal Gazette

Families protest at Maimonides: 'It's definitely not under control'...
 2020-11-26 17:51 

The Globe and Mail

On Deepa Mehta's Funny Boy, the intimacy of violence, and the trauma of cultural erasure...

Without the onscreen inclusion of Tamil Canadians, the new movie has become divisive in a community still coping with the effects of Black July...

 2020-11-26 17:50 

National Post

America celebrates scaled-back Thanksgiving as COVID-19 surges...

NEW YORK — Americans on Thursday celebrated a Thanksgiving Day transformed by the coronavirus pandemic, with the traditional Macy's parade limited to a......

 2020-11-26 17:49 

The Globe and Mail

Politics Briefing: New COVID-19 infections surpass 1,400 in each of two biggest provinces...
 2020-11-26 17:48 

National Post

Young Tulane squad opens season against Lamar...

Tulane coach Ron Hunter doesn't know what to expect from his team going into its season opener....

 2020-11-26 17:47 

Toronto Sun

Ontario government to cap fees on food delivery in lockdown areas...
 2020-11-26 17:47 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Annual Calgary firefighters' toy party cancelled for first time in 53 years...

The annual Calgary firefighters' toy event has been cancelled for the first time in 53 years due to new COVID-19 restrictions introduced this week....

 2020-11-26 17:47 

Vancouver Sun

Five B.C. and Yukon residents facing charges for alleged immigration fraud scheme...
 2020-11-26 17:44 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

Man faces 8 charges after robbery, pellet gun incident in Cornwall, police say...

Queens District RCMP responded Wednesday just before 11 p.m. to a complaint of a man in the process of breaking into a shed on the Warren Grove Road in Cornwall, P.E.I....

 2020-11-26 17:42 

National Post

Nigerian court hears blasphemy conviction appeals in northern city Kano...

KANO — Two judges in northern Nigeria on Thursday heard the first appeals against Islamic law blasphemy convictions that caused global outrage when a man was......

 2020-11-26 17:41 

National Post

Kelly McParland: Maybe if we do nothing, the whole China situation will turn out for the best...

At least, that appears to be Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's strategy...

 2020-11-26 17:39 

National Post

Canadians who say they've been targeted by foreign agents want co-ordinated response...

OTTAWA — Canadians who say they have been victims of threats and intimidation by Chinese, Iranian and Russian foreign agents argue domestic police forces are......

 2020-11-26 17:38 

National Post

U.S. Supreme Court backs religious groups over New York virus curbs...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court late on Wednesday sided with Christian and Jewish houses of worship in their challenge of New York state coronavirus......

 2020-11-26 17:38 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Nova Scotia reporting 14 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday...

Nova Scotia is reporting 14 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday after completing 2,253 tests....

 2020-11-26 17:37 

Global News

Manitoba sees 10 new coronavirus deaths, 383 new cases reported Thursday...
 2020-11-26 17:37 

National Post

Avi Benlolo: Diplomatic rift between Tehran and Ottawa continues to grow...

It's time for Iran to stop these shenanigans and start reflecting on how it can productively rejoin the world community...

 2020-11-26 17:37 

National Post

'Our walls are built of booze!' NY couple find hidden trove of prohibition-era whiskey in their home...

Locals shared stories that the house, built in 1915, had previously belonged to a prohibition-era bootlegger. The couple dismissed the stories as local legend...

 2020-11-26 17:36 

Global News

Manitoba RCMP dog tracks down injured man...
 2020-11-26 17:35 

National Post

Chile's Senate rejects pension withdrawal bill, now to vote on Pinera's Plan B...

SANTIAGO — Chile's Senate rejected an opposition-led coronavirus relief bill to give citizens a second opportunity to withdraw funds from their pensions, with......

 2020-11-26 17:35 

Global News

'Every Canadian' should be able to get a coronavirus vaccine next year: top official...
 2020-11-26 17:34 

National Post

Sentence reduced for Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette...

Quebec's highest court has declared unconstitutional a provision of the Criminal Code that allows for life sentences to be served consecutively...

 2020-11-26 17:33 

CTV News

Skip the drugs and booze, music and cooking can better lift your COVID-19 pandemic spirits...

Music really is the best medicine for those trying to cope with stress and sadness during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new research....

 2020-11-26 17:29 

CBC

Tearful thousands bid farewell to Maradona in Argentina...

Tens of thousands of fans, many weeping but eager to honour Diego Maradona, filed past the coffin of Argentina's most iconic soccer star on Thursday, some confronting police who tried to maintain order at the country's presidential mansion....

 2020-11-26 17:29 

National Post

France to arrange aid conference for Lebanon by video on Dec. 2 -three sources...

PARIS — France will host a video conference with international partners on Dec. 2 to discuss humanitarian aid for financially-strapped Lebanon, three sources......

 2020-11-26 17:28 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba's top doctor to give COVID-19 update at 12:30 p.m....

Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba's chief public health officer, is set to announce the latest COVID-19 numbers on Thursday....

 2020-11-26 17:28 

CBC

AstraZeneca CEO says new global trial on COVID-19 vaccine likely...

AstraZeneca is likely to run an additional global trial to assess the efficacy of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, the company's CEO tells Bloomberg....

 2020-11-26 17:28 

Newsfile Corp.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Biogen Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of January 12, 2021 - BIIB...

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - November 26, 2020) - The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired securities of Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) ("Biogen") betwee...

 2020-11-26 17:27 

The Globe and Mail

The Wild West era of ESG reporting in Canada needs to come to an end...

As Canada's biggest investors demand ways to analyze performance and risks, it is time to move beyond the Wild West, as the situation is characterized by some experts...

 2020-11-26 17:27 

Global News

Johnson Park identified as potential site for new Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough...
 2020-11-26 17:27 

Newsfile Corp.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Las Vegas Sands Corp. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of December 21, 2020 - LVS...

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - November 26, 2020) - The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired securities of Las Vegas Sands Corp. ("Las Vegas Sands") (N...

 2020-11-26 17:26 

Global News

New website aims to put Winnipeg customers directly in touch with restaurants for takeout...
 2020-11-26 17:26 

The Globe and Mail

Quebec City mosque shooter has sentence reduced, can apply for parole in 25 years...

Quebec's highest court has declared unconstitutional a provision of the Criminal Code that allows for life sentences to be served consecutively...

 2020-11-26 17:26 

Global News

From wood waste to renewable natural gas: A Kelowna company's plan...
 2020-11-26 17:25 

National Post

We've been forgotten in COVID-19 easing, say French restaurants...

MARSEILLE — Restaurant owner Jean Avarello is struggling to understand why in the next few weeks the shops and theaters near him in the French city of......

 2020-11-26 17:25 

CBC

Probe of workplace harassment claims at Museum of History to extend into 2021...

The federal government will prolong the mandate of the temporary head of the Canadian Museum of History in an attempt to bring greater stability to the institution as it waits for the results of a probe into allegations of a toxic working environment....

 2020-11-26 17:24 

Global News

New Brunswick to provide provincial COVID-19 update...
 2020-11-26 17:23 

The Globe and Mail

Toronto van attack trial: People with autism more likely to be victims of violence, psychiatrist testifies...

Dr. John Bradford says only a small number of people with autism spectrum disorder have committed mass homicides and notes that those with the disorder are far more likely to be victims of violence...

 2020-11-26 17:23 

Global News

Hunters in Saskatchewan urged to get animals tested for chronic wasting disease...
 2020-11-26 17:23 

Global News

Calgary's Telus Spark launches new indoor Christmas lights display...
 2020-11-26 17:22 

National Post

Former Cardinals coach Hanifan dies at 87...

Former St. Louis Cardinals head coach and longtime NFL offensive line coach Jim Hanifan has died at age 87....

 2020-11-26 17:21 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Second unit for COVID-positive mental-health patients to open this week in Selkirk...

Manitoba is opening a 10-bed unit for COVID-positive mental-health patients in Selkirk because an existing unit at Winnipeg's Health Sciences Centre is filling up....

 2020-11-26 17:21 

Global News

Coronavirus: Medical experts address Kingston-area MPP's COVID-19 claims...
 2020-11-26 17:20 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

Island artist designs shipping box artwork for the holidays...

When Purolator first reached out to Island graphic designer Ashley Green, she thought she was being scammed and almost deleted the email....

 2020-11-26 17:19 

Global News

Asquith man facing child pornography, voyeurism charges: Saskatchewan RCMP...
 2020-11-26 17:18 

National Post

Canadian Press NewsAlert: Sentence reduced for Quebec City mosque shooter...

Quebec's highest court has declared unconstitutional a provision of the Criminal Code that allows for life sentences to be served consecutively, reducing the......

 2020-11-26 17:18 

Montreal Gazette

Canadiens fans get glimpse of top prospect Cole Caufield this weekend...
 2020-11-26 17:18 

The Globe and Mail

Diego Maradona's funeral in Argentina draws tens of thousands of emotional fans...

Soccer star Diego Maradona died on Wednesday of a heart attack in a house outside Buenos Aires where he had been recovering from a a brain operation...

 2020-11-26 17:17 

The Globe and Mail

Some mink culled over COVID-19 fears in Denmark are resurfacing from graves due to gas build-up...

Some of the thousands of mink culled to minimize the risk of them re-transmitting the new coronavirus to humans have risen from their shallow graves in western Denmark after gases built up inside the bodies...

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