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 2020-07-07 22:52 

Toronto Sun

Trudeau gets flak from RCMP vets for 'taking a knee' at BLM protest...

Turns out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "taking a knee" at a Black Lives Matter protest on Parliament Hill on June 5 didn't sit well with some RCMP vets.The RCMP Veterans' A......

 2020-07-07 22:51 

National Post

Gators G Mann withdraws from NBA draft...

Gators guard Tre Mann took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to Florida for his sophomore season. "Let's work!" posted Mann, who averaged 5.3 points in 29 games (4 starts) as a freshman for...

 2020-07-07 22:50 

CBC

Banned for life by FIFA, former soccer officials line up to appeal...

The first of a number of appeals by former soccer officials banned for life by FIFA was heard Tuesday at sport's highest court....

 2020-07-07 22:49 

Global News

Winnipeg girl, 13, killed in crash near Portage la Prairie: RCMP...
 2020-07-07 22:49 

Toronto Sun

Blue Jays choosing sounds of silence approach to training camp transparency...

From Baltimore, there were images of infield drills.From Yankee Stadium, video of a simulated game with starting pitcher J.A. Happ in action on the mound.And there was more video from Boston'......

 2020-07-07 22:48 

CP24

Photos surface of Andrew Scheer failing to wear mask while travelling...

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer and Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister were spotted Tuesday in a Toronto airport lounge not wearing mandatory masks to curb COVID-19....

 2020-07-07 22:46 

National Post

Soccer-Celta and Atletico share spoils in insipid draw...

VIGO — Atletico Madrid dropped points for the third time since the season resumed after the coronavirus stoppage as they drew 1-1 away to struggling Celta Vigo in an uninspiring match in La Liga on Tuesday. Striker Alvaro Morata got the visitors off...

 2020-07-07 22:44 

Global News

McConnell eyes $1 trillion in coronavirus aid as evictions, benefits cuts loom...
 2020-07-07 22:44 

Global News

Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation survey an 'egregious' privacy breach: commissioner...
 2020-07-07 22:43 

CBC

Netherlands police arrest 6 after makeshift 'torture chamber' uncovered...

Dutch police arrested six men after discovering sea containers that had been converted into a makeshift prison and sound-proofed "torture chamber" complete with a dentist's chair, tools including pliers and scalpels and handcuffs, a high-ranki...

 2020-07-07 22:43 

Global News

Body of missing North Okanagan man discovered by kayaker, Vernon, B.C., RCMP says...
 2020-07-07 22:41 

Newsfile Corp.

Myriad Metals Corp. Closes Private Placement Financing...

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 7, 2020) - Myriad Metals Corp. (CSE: MMC) (" Myriad " or the " Company ") announced that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement financing (see the Company&#...

 2020-07-07 22:40 

National Post

U.S. withdrawal from WHO over claims of China influence to take effect July 2021 -U.N....

NEW YORK — The United States will leave the World Health Organization (WHO) on July 6, 2021, the United Nations said on Tuesday, after receiving notification of the decision by President Donald Trump, who has accused the agency of becoming a puppet ...

 2020-07-07 22:40 

The Globe and Mail

Indigenous renewable energy projects have experienced 30 per cent growth rate across Canada since 2017: report...

The country's strongest clean-energy community is Indigenous people, report says...

 2020-07-07 22:40 

Global News

Two killed in collision between car and semi on Highway 1 near Revelstoke...
 2020-07-07 22:38 

National Post

Government upgrades virtual identification options to obtain BC Services Card...

VICTORIA — The B.C. government says it is upgrading its virtual identification system to make it easier for people to apply to access online services on their mobile devices during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Citizens' Services Minister An...

 2020-07-07 22:38 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver 'free-range' father who taught kids to ride bus wins court challenge...
 2020-07-07 22:36 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. high school teacher fired for having sex with former student...
 2020-07-07 22:36 

Global News

Coronavirus: How other jurisdictions in the London, Ont., area are handling masks...
 2020-07-07 22:35 

Toronto Star

Toronto police officer charged in connection with London, Ont., killing of former warlord...

Trevor Gregory, 46, charged with breach of trust as his son is wanted on a charge of second-degree murder....

 2020-07-07 22:35 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

Sask.'s top para-swimmers excited for pools to reopen...

While the reopening of two Saskatoon outdoor pools this week will provide a great chance to beat the heat, some of Canada's top para-swimmers crave the water for more than just its refreshing nature....

 2020-07-07 22:33 

Toronto Star

Activists call for release of detailed COVID data from Ontario jails...

A coalition of Black, Indigenous and legal groups wants information about the prevalence of COVID-19 in provincial jails....

 2020-07-07 22:31 

CBC

Raptors' Nick Nurse knows attention to family will be key for players...

The Toronto Raptors are two weeks into what could be an unprecedented three-and-a-half-month road trip, and head coach Nick Nurse knows that some of the most difficult challenges his players will face are loneliness and boredom....

 2020-07-07 22:31 

The Globe and Mail

Atom Egoyan's Guest of Honour dines as much on weirdness as it does melodrama...

It's a disappointment that all the weirdness and woolliness of this film serves its male protagonist so well while its female lead struggles to put emotional weight on her side of the scale...

 2020-07-07 22:31 

Global News

Extended heat warning causing trouble for London, Ont., nearby farmers...
 2020-07-07 22:31 

Global News

Ontario Premier Doug Ford criticizes long-term care homes without air conditioning...
 2020-07-07 22:30 

Toronto Star

Bill Morneau will have to walk a very fine line in fiscal update...

Finance Minister Bill Morneau will be walking a fine line as he presents his first full reckoning of pandemic spending and deficits on Wednesday, tryi......

 2020-07-07 22:30 

Newsfile Corp.

GoviEx Provides Zambia Update on Chirundu License...

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 7, 2020) - GoviEx Uranium Inc. (TSXV: GXU) (OTCQB: GVXXF) (" GoviEx " or " Company "), has received a letter from the Mining Cadastre Department of Zambia notifying the company that it ha...

 2020-07-07 22:29 

National Post

Alberta won't require full environmental assessments for sandpits...

EDMONTON — Alberta is moving to change the legal definition of minerals to spare excavators from having to conduct environmental assessments for large sandpits. A court ruling earlier this spring would have forced sandpits for road and other constru...

 2020-07-07 22:27 

Toronto Sun

Ford seeks emergency powers for up to two years...

The Doug Ford government introduced legislation Tuesday that would allow it to continue its current public health emergency measures for up to two years.Ford brushed off suggestions that he's......

 2020-07-07 22:25 

CBC

Canucks' Tanev endorses NHL's reported selection of Edmonton, Toronto as hub cities...

On Monday, the league and the National Hockey League Players' Association announced they had reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement that clears the way for a 24-team Stanley Cup tournament to be held in Edmonton and Toronto....

 2020-07-07 22:24 

National Post

Golf Glance: Workday first of Muirfield double dip...

Field Level Media's Golf Glance provides weekly news and storylines from each of the major North American golf tours. PGA TOUR LAST TOURNAMENT: Rocket Mortgage Classic (Bryson DeChambeau) THIS WEEK: Workday Charity Open, July 9-12 Muirfield Village Go...

 2020-07-07 22:24 

The Globe and Mail

Group of Ontario municipalities investing abroad after rule change...

Six small municipalities Kenora, Muskoka, Bracebridge, Huntsville, Innisfil and Whitby have formed a joint board that will oversee a combined portfolio of about $300-million...

 2020-07-07 22:24 

Universe Today

The Corona Australis Molecular Cloud. Normally this Looks Like a Dark Blob in the Sky. But in Infrared, it Looks Like This....

The Corona Australis is a constellation in the southern hemisphere. It's name literally means "southern crown." One of its features is the Corona Australis molecular cloud, home to a star-forming region containing young stars and proto-stars. ...

 2020-07-07 22:21 

Global News

Quebec says 'not yet' to collecting personal data of bar patrons for COVID-19 tracing...
 2020-07-07 22:21 

National Post

Alberta to create new investment agency in hopes of attracting new revenue for province...

This new agency, an "arms-length"; crown corporation, will direct the activities of the international offices and expand the province's presence in markets, such as New York...

 2020-07-07 22:21 

National Post

Grizzly bear cubs from Alberta find new home at the Greater Vancouver Zoo...

VANCOUVER — The Greater Vancouver Zoo says it is now home to three grizzly bear cubs that would have otherwise been euthanized. It says in a statement the cubs from Alberta were orphaned when their mother was shot by hunters. The zoo says the triple...

 2020-07-07 22:19 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

High water in Interior lake threatening homes, good for ecosystem and should be left alone, biologist says...

Residents of Stump Lake, B.C want some of the water from the lake to be drained, because the high water is damaging their properties. But a retired fisheries biologist said the water level is the lake's natural high level, which promotes a healthy eco...

 2020-07-07 22:18 

CBC

[ Windsor ]

Nearly $49M invested in Windsor and Tecumseh transit systems...

Nearly $49 million dollars from the federal and provincial governments, along with contributions from Windsor and Tecumseh, was earmarked for nine transit projects across the region Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 22:18 

The Globe and Mail

Warren Buffett likes pipelines. Maybe you should too...

The pipeline sector is either flashing a warning sign amid low crude oil prices or offering a rare opportunity to scoop up recession-proof bargains...

 2020-07-07 22:17 

Toronto Star

China's ambassador warns Canadians to get ready for retaliation...

China's envoy to Canada says retaliation coming after Canada suspends extradition, limits military sales to Hong Kong over Beijing's sweeping national......

 2020-07-07 22:15 

National Post

Toronto police officer charged in London, Ont., killing of former warlord...

TORONTO — A Toronto police officer has been arrested in connection with the killing of a former Liberian warlord who was living in London, Ont. London police say Trevor Gregory was arrested Tuesday in Toronto in relation to the fatal shooting of Bil...

 2020-07-07 22:14 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Ontario mask bylaws could be difficult for businesses to enforce, legal experts say...

As Ontario municipalities enact new measures regarding the use of masks in commercial locations, business owners could face difficulty when it comes to dealing with customers who refuse to comply....

 2020-07-07 22:14 

Toronto Sun

EDITORIAL: PM's security must be iron-clad...

What may have been a second assassination attempt on the life of a Canadian prime minister in less than six years reminds us that we must always be on guard against threats to our peace and securit......

 2020-07-07 22:13 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Fundy Trail Parkway now accessible from Sussex...

With the opening of a new road between the eastern end of the Fundy Trail Parkway and Sussex, drivers can now enter the scenic drive from either end....

 2020-07-07 22:13 

The Globe and Mail

A trio of summer short-shorts: Watch these gems...

Short-form storytelling can be as powerful as bigger, more elaborate productions...

 2020-07-07 22:12 

Vancouver Sun

Police seek minivan after double murder in east Vancouver...
 2020-07-07 22:12 

Vancouver Sun

COVID-19: Pandemic is putting crimp in B.C.'s fruit-picking workforce...
 2020-07-07 22:11 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

Montreal activists lay out blueprint for defunding police...

More than 20 community groups are demanding that the budget of the Montreal police service be halved and that those funds be reallocated to specialized community-oriented services....

 2020-07-07 22:11 

National Post

Trudeau accused of 'humiliating' RCMP by kneeling at anti-racism protest, former police officer says...

Social activists have already accused Trudeau of making a 'hollow gesture', without any substantive action to combat systemic racism...

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