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 2020-02-17 19:05 

National Post

NBA Fixtures...

Feb 17 (OPTA) NBA schedules for this week Thursday, February 20 schedules (EST/GMT) Milwaukee at Detroit (1900/0000) Miami at Atlanta (1930/0030) Brooklyn at Philadelphia (2000/0100) Charlotte at Chicago (2000/0100) Memphis at Sacramento (2200/0300) Houst...

 2020-02-17 19:05 

National Post

NCAAB Fixtures...

Feb 17 (OPTA) NCAAB schedules for this week Monday, February 17 schedules (EST/GMT) Xavier Musketeers at St. John's Red Storm (1830/2330) North Carolina Central at North Carolina A&T Aggies (1900/0000) Eagles North Carolina Tar Heels at Notre Dame Fig...

 2020-02-17 19:04 

CTV News

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 

CTV News

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 19:03 

National Post

Mexican president blames murder of young girl on past governments...

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday appeared to blame the murder of a seven-year-old girl on the "neoliberal economic model," angering critics who say the government has failed to stem a wave of gender ...

 2020-02-17 19:03 

Global News

Pier 1 Imports closing all Canadian stores as it files for bankruptcy protection...
 2020-02-17 19:03 

The Post Millennial

WATCH: Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge Trinity College lawn...

Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion has dug up a lawn at a Cambridge University college due to their participation in developing nearby countryside. The post WATCH: Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge Trinity College lawn appeared first on The ...

 2020-02-17 19:02 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

City of Montreal to exercise right of first refusal to turn properties for sale into social housing...

Montreal acquired the pre-emptive right to acquire property in 2016, in landmark legislation called Rflexe Montral, but until now it's only used that right to buy land for large parks....

 2020-02-17 19:01 

Global News

Trial of Quebec entertainer ric Salvail hears testimony of sexual assault...
 2020-02-17 19:00 

Vancouver Sun

Karma Brown's new novel doesn't require tissues...

Female agency on the agenda in award-winning writer's new dual-time novel....

 2020-02-17 19:00 

Vancouver Sun

Seven Things to Do in Metro Vancouver Feb. 21-Feb. 27: Coastal Dance Festival, Roy Forbes and more...

Headlining this week's picks is the 13th Annual Coastal Dance Festival, featuring 14 Indigenous performance groups from throughout British Columbia, Alaska, Yukon, and Nunavut as well as guests fro......

 2020-02-17 19:00 

Vancouver Sun

Style Q&A: Vancouver company uses decaying plant matter to create jewelry designs...

Vancouver-based jewelry designer Aland Irne doesn't just look to nature for inspiration for her designs. She actually uses it....

 2020-02-17 19:00 

Vancouver Sun

Six shorts set to shine in latest edition of Crazy 8's film challenge...

Filmmaker eyes the future after landing a spot in Crazy 8s finals...

 2020-02-17 18:58 

Global News

Peterborough woman accused of using stolen bank cards at store, gas station: police...
 2020-02-17 18:58 

National Post

Russian state airline suspends some flights to China...

MOSCOW — Russian national carrier Aeroflot said on Monday that it is suspending some flights to China due to lower demand amid the coronavirus outbreak. The carrier will fly to Beijing and Shanghai once instead of twice a day from Tuesday to March 2...

 2020-02-17 18:56 

Toronto Sun

Next pothole blitz depends on weather...

The city is waiting for Mother Nature to cooperate before the next pothole blitz gets the green light.The first 12-hour blitz of 2020 took place on Feb. 1, with 60 city crews repairing 7,636 pothol......

 2020-02-17 18:53 

The Post Millennial

Canadian quarantined in Wuhan staying for her cat...

Kristina Shramko has decided to remain in Wuhan in order to stay with her cat, Kitya, despite having the opportunity to go back to Canada. The post Canadian quarantined in Wuhan staying for her cat appeared first on The Post Millennial ....

 2020-02-17 18:52 

CBC

Two arrested, suspected fentanyl and crystal meth seized: WRPS...

Waterloo regional police say two men have been arrested on drug-related charges following an investigation at the Ainslie Street Grand River Transit terminal in Cambridge....

 2020-02-17 18:48 

Montreal Gazette

Vulnerable senior taken advantage of by construction company, tribunal rules...

Quebec's Human Rights Tribunal ruled the men invoiced the 87-year-old woman more than $174,000 for work worth less than $10,000....

 2020-02-17 18:43 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Aircraft that crashed near Camrose stalled and hit power lines, TSB says...

A small private aircraft that crashed and killed a pilot near Camrose last fall was about 27 metres in the air when it stalled, began to spin and struck some power lines, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada says....

 2020-02-17 18:41 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Winkler police seize 70 bottles of liquor from 4 teens, 19-year-old arrested for Liquor Mart, car theft...

Police in Winkler, Man. seized 70 bottles of liquor when they arrested four teenagers and a 19-year-old man who allegedly robbed a liquor store and stole a vehicle....

 2020-02-17 18:40 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Trucking group warns higher Marine Atlantic rates could mean higher prices for consumers...

An increase in the commercial rates for Marine Atlantic users will likely trickle down into the pockets of all travelers, according to the executive director of the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association....

 2020-02-17 18:37 

CTV News

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 18:37 

National Post

Volleyball-Beach volleyball event in China postponed due to coronavirus...

A beach volleyball tournament due to be held in Yangzhou, China has been postponed until after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) said on Monday. The tournament, which was due to be ...

 2020-02-17 18:36 

Toronto Sun

Furor over hard-to-read Ontario licence plates...

The Doug Ford government has created a safety hazard by rushing through new Ontario licence plates that are difficult to read at night, Liberal Leader John Fraser says."It's kind of typ......

 2020-02-17 18:35 

CP24

Province 'looking into' reports that new licence plates are difficult to read at night...

The Ministry of Transportation says that it is "looking into" concerns that have been raised about the readability of Ontario's new licence plates when it is dark out....

 2020-02-17 18:34 

The Post Millennial

Five rules from the Bible: Revisiting Jordan Peterson's viral lecture series...

There are core messages in Peterson's biblical lectures—rules, if you will—that make those who care to listen all the wiser. The post Five rules from the Bible: Revisiting Jordan Peterson's viral lecture series appeared first on The Po...

 2020-02-17 18:34 

National Post

New Brunswick premier admits 'gaps' in scrapped plan for overnight ER closures...

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs says criticism of his government's decision to close emergency rooms overnight in six community hospitals exposed serious gaps in the plan and led him to reverse course. "I can't in good c...

 2020-02-17 18:33 

Global News

Victim of electrocution incident at Leduc County Amazon warehouse site identified...
 2020-02-17 18:32 

National Post

Sabres take playoff push on the road against Senators...

Making the playoffs might be a tall order for the Buffalo Sabres, but the fight remains there. However, if the Sabres are to win a season-high fourth straight game, they'll need to end their recent road struggles against the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday...

 2020-02-17 18:32 

Global News

Home sales in Saskatoon rebound in January...
 2020-02-17 18:30 

Global News

Thousand Islands Bridge access to U.S. blocked east of Kingston due to Wet'suwet'en protests...
 2020-02-17 18:24 

Vancouver Sun

Man charged in 2019 Surrey cell phone store robbery...

Jeremy Morgan, 32, is charged in connection with the 2019 robbery of a Chatr Mobile store in Surrey....

 2020-02-17 18:23 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Ontario legislature returns from break as teachers escalate job action...

The Ontario legislature resumes Tuesday after a winter break that's been consumed by an escalating conflict with the province's public school teachers....

 2020-02-17 18:21 

Universe Today

War of the Worlds: Watch the Moon Occult Mars Tuesday Morning...

Happen to have clear skies tomorrow morning and live in the western part of the United States? Then you may have a chance to spy a unique event, as the waning crescent Moon occults (passes in front of) the planet Mars. The post War of the Worlds: Watch th...

 2020-02-17 18:21 

National Post

International donors pledge 1.1 bln euros for Albania after earthquake...

BRUSSELS — International donors pledged 1.15 billion euros on Monday to help Albania rebuild after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit the Balkan country in later November, killing 51 people. "This is phenomenal and will fully cover the needs," E...

 2020-02-17 18:18 

National Post

ICC trial in The Hague one option for Sudan's Bashir -minister...

KHARTOUM — Sudan could send former leader Omar al-Bashir and other suspects to The Hague for trial before the International Criminal Court, but any decision would need approval from military and civilian rulers, the information minister said on Mond...

 2020-02-17 18:17 

Toronto Sun

BLIZZARD: Free transit for kids was just a bad idea...

I'm so tired of paying my own way, respecting the law and trying to live in harmony with my neighbours.It often seems I'm alone in these ventures. I fear our society is nurturing a whol......

 2020-02-17 18:17 

CBC

Kerri Einarson remains unbeaten at Scotties with win over Krista McCarville...

Manitoba's Kerri Einarson defeated Northern Ontario's Krista McCarville 8-7 on Monday morning to remain unbeaten at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts....

 2020-02-17 18:13 

Global News

'Lack of privacy': Nancy Pelosi warns NATO allies against using Huawei...
 2020-02-17 18:13 

Global News

Edmonton City Hall outdoor activities cancelled due to weather on 30th Family Day in Alberta...
 2020-02-17 18:08 

National Post

Reports: Bielema interviewing for Colorado job...

Colorado is interviewing Bret Bielema for its head coaching position, according to multiple reports Monday. The former Wisconsin and Arkansas head coach was hired last month as the New York Giants' senior defensive assistant and outside linebackers co...

 2020-02-17 18:06 

Global News

Leaked documents show reasons Uighurs were detained in China include religion...
 2020-02-17 18:05 

National Post

Baylor stays at No. 1, Louisville drops in AP Top 25...

Louisville plummeted in the latest Associated Press Top 25 rankings, released Monday, while Baylor, Gonzaga, Kansas and undefeated San Diego State maintained the top four spots. The Cardinals (21-5) entered play last week ranked No. 5 but fell to No. 11 a...

 2020-02-17 18:01 

Global News

Saddle Lake man, 58, killed in collision with tractor northeast of Edmonton...
 2020-02-17 18:01 

National Post

Tennis-Gritty Clijsters' comeback ended by Muguruza in Dubai...

Comeback queen Kim Clijsters lost 6-2 7-6(6) to Spain's Garbine Muguruza on her return to the professional circuit after nearly eight years in an engrossing contest in the first round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Monday. The 36-year-...

 2020-02-17 18:00 

Global News

Family First: Birth outside doughnut shop leads to new family of complete strangers...
 2020-02-17 18:00 

Global News

Head of home-schooling association tells trial Jewish education rigorous but only for boys...
 2020-02-17 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

The long road to recovery for island towns and residents now that the forestry strike is over...

The forestry strike may be over, but challenges remain for businesses and residents trying to financially recover. And for the viability of the entire industry....

 2020-02-17 18:00 

CBC

What to expect this week for teacher strikes in Waterloo region...

A one-day strike planned for Friday by all four unions representing teachers and support workers will close all schools in Waterloo region....

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