Earthquakes strike China and Japan

Earthquakes strike China and Japan

A powerful earthquake has struck a mountainous region in western China, killing at least four people and injuring scores of others, including schoolchildren in a stampede during the quake, officials said. At More...

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Ottawa announces $200M in funding for soldiers’ mental health services

Ottawa announces $200M in funding for soldiers mental health services

The federal government has announced that it will invest about $200 million over the next six years to expand mental health services for Canada’s veterans, members of the More...

Christopher Clarke Elwick charged with sexual assault and child pornography

Christopher Clarke Elwick

Former Winnipeg DJ ex-Scouts leader Christopher Clarke Elwick, has been charged with additional counts of sexual assault and making child pornography. ._FFFFFF{ background: More...

Gregor Robertson re-elected mayor of Vancouver

Gregor Robertson

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson won re-election Saturday. Robertson is the co-founder of the Happy Planet juice company and a former NDP member of B.C.’s legislature ._FFFFFF{  More...

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Russian appeal for Kiev-rebel talks rebuffed

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Mexico president vows judicial transparency

Mexico president vows judicial transparency

Mexico’s embattled President Enrique Peña Nieto has called on the country’s states to swiftly adopt steps to modernise More...

Thousands march in Mexico over students

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Tens of thousands of people angered by the presumed massacre of 43 students are marching in Mexico City as part More...

Israeli cabinet backs Jewish state measure Israeli cabinet backs ‘Jewish state’ measure

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Since the beginning of the Syrian crisis in early 2011, war has all but destroyed the...

Earthquakes strike China and Japan

Earthquakes strike China and Japan

A powerful earthquake has struck a mountainous region in western China, killing at least four people and injuring More...

US said to broaden combat role in Afghanistan

US President Barack Obama has quietly expanded the Pentagon’s role in Afghanistan from previously-set guidelines that were to limit US troop..

Chinese activist and journalist go on trial

Chinese authorities have put on trial an outspoken journalist accused of revealing state secrets and rejected an appeal by a prominent..

Indian PM addresses huge crowd in Sydney

Indian PM addresses huge crowd in Sydney

Thousands of supporters, mainly from the Indian community in Australia, have flocked to hear a public address More...

Putin walks out of G20 summit ‘to get some sleep’

Russian President Vladimir Putin has left the G20 summit in Australia early, live footage showed, after he came under intense pressure..

G20 summit gets under way in Brisbane

Leaders from the world’s strongest economies have gathered in the Australian city of Brisbane, commencing the G20 summit, with the crisis in..
Time for a Family Road Trip

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Deciding on a family road trip can be a daunting challenge, not to mention an exercise in patience.  However if you..
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Digital drugs, more accurately called binaural beats, are sounds that are thought to be capable of changing brain wave patterns and..
Norovirus

Norovirus blamed for illness outbreak at upscale California hotel

California health authorities have determined that the highly contagious Norovirus was responsible for sickening 60 people who attended an NAACP conference..
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