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  • BreakingSikhs In Manchester Offer Accommodations, Food After Terror Attack
    A suspected suicide bomber killed 22 people and himself at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England on Monday night. At least 59 people were injured in the explosion.As people frantically search for loved ones and scrambled to evacuate the con…
    - 13 mins ago, 23 May 17, 10:13pm -
  • BreakingTreasury Secretary Suggests Trump Opposes Border Adjustment Tax
    WASHINGTON ― The Border Adjustment Tax may not be dead, but President Donald Trump himself may be giving up on making the controversial surcharge on imports part of a tax reform bill later this year.Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin indicated…
    - 21 mins ago, 23 May 17, 10:05pm -
  • BreakingTrump Isn't Draining The Swamp. He’s Hiding It.
    WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump promised during his campaign to “drain the swamp” in Washington by cracking down on lobbyists who move into government jobs and back again. But now Trump’s White House has sought to block the governmen…
    - 21 mins ago, 23 May 17, 10:05pm -
  • BreakingHuge Landslide Buries More Of Scenic California Highway
    A massive landslide covered a section of California’s famous Highway 1 last weekend that’s been beset by falling rocks and debris this year. Video footage released by the Monterey County Sheriff’s Department on Monday shows a 35-40 layer of d…
    - 23 mins ago, 23 May 17, 10:03pm -
  • BreakingTrump Launches Another Assault On 'Sanctuary Cities' In Budget
    WASHINGTON ― The Trump administration wants to change the law so it can more easily force cities and counties to detain immigrants at the federal government’s request, even if local officials believe it would be damaging to public safety ef…
    - 28 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:58pm -
  • BreakingWe Need To Talk About Katy Perry
    Is there anything more simultaneously sad, embarrassing, offensive and deeply fascinating than the image of Katy Perry attempting to milly rock? No. No, there isn’t. During her recent “Saturday Night Live” performance of “Bon Appetit” (wh…
    - 36 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:50pm -
  • BreakingHere's What's Leaving And Arriving On Netflix In June 2017
    Netflix isn’t trying to troll you. OK, yeah, it’s adding “Trolls,” but for June the streaming service is promising a “Ladies’ Night” lineup. What the heck is a Ladies’ Night lineup? We were wondering that, too.According to Netflix, i…
    - 37 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:49pm -
  • BreakingHow Frightened Parents Are Talking To Their Kids About The Manchester Attack
    Following the suicide bomb attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, people around the world have expressed their horror at the senseless violence, condolences for the victims’ loved ones and fears the future. Given that so many of the co…
    - 41 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:45pm -
  • BreakingSeniors Have A Lot To Lose If Trump's Medicaid Budget Passes
    Middle-class seniors may think their interests have been protected in President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget, since his plan wouldn’t touch Social Security retirement benefits and Medicare.Sure, Medicaid is slated to be cut $800 billion over 10…
    - 42 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:44pm -
  • BreakingNAACP Ousts President As Organization Heads Vigorously In New Direction
    The NAACP, one of the country’s longstanding racial justice and civil rights organizations, pledged to execute a vigorous “transformational, system-wide refresh” to help better position them to confront today’s urgent fight against injustice.…
    - 43 mins ago, 23 May 17, 9:43pm -

Travel

  • BreakingTrump's Policies May Cost The U.S. $1.3 Billion, And That's Just In Travel
    The U.S. will likely miss out on more than $1.3 billion in travel-related expenditures this year, in part due to the Trump administration’s policies, one international business travel group predicts.A loss in that range could mean thousands of los…
    - 2 hours ago, 23 May 17, 8:42pm -
  • BreakingIs It Safe To Travel Abroad In The Donald Trump Era?
    Heather Gorawski says she never lied about her nationality when she visited Nicaragua recently. But she didn't go out of her way to reveal she was American, either."When I struck up a conversation with a local, I would use a Canadian reference," she…
    - 5 hours ago, 23 May 17, 5:40pm -
  • BreakingThe Best Beaches In New England
    For Condé Nast Traveler, by Paul Rubio.Summer is right around the corner, so it’s best to start planning your weekend getaways now. Although New England is better known for its charming small towns and scenic vistas (famously one of the best pla…
    - 6 hours ago, 23 May 17, 4:29pm -
  • Breaking5 Reasons To Visit Hawaii Right Now
    For Condé Nast Traveler, by Caitlin Morton.Few places in the world inspire as much sheet wanderlust as the islands of Hawaii. Home to eight national parks, 400-plus beaches, and countless scenic hikes, the state is a goldmine of staggering natural…
    - 6 hours ago, 23 May 17, 4:24pm -
  • Stephen Colbert Imagines Donald Trump's Postcards Home
    President Donald Trump’s (spoof) postcards are something to write home about.On Monday’s “Late Show,” Stephen Colbert imagined the kind of missives that Trump is sending back to his friends and family in the U.S. during his nine-day jaunt to…
    - 13 hours ago, 23 May 17, 9:12am -
  • Gay Dads Say Southwest Discriminated Against Them During 'Family Boarding'
    A New York family says they were denied family boarding privileges on a Southwest flight over the weekend because the couple are same-sex partners.Grant Morse flew from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale on Saturday with his husband, their three children a…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 17, 10:06pm -
  • 'Women Photograph' Honors The Female Photojournalists Documenting Our World
    Photojournalism is far removed from its glory days ― the so-called Golden Age of the 1930s to 1960s ― when photographers toted Leicas and experimented with the first flash bulbs. Back then, behemoths like Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert C…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 17, 8:02pm -
  • The 14 Cutest Small Towns In The South
    We all know the American south is full of charm. And if you’re looking for the most charm, seek out the tinier towns ― the ones with history, culture and some pretty phenomenal food. To kick-start your search, here are (in our humble opinion…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 17, 7:52pm -
  • Pippa Middleton Is Honeymooning On Barack Obama's Island Of Choice
    Newlyweds Pippa Middleton and James Matthews are reportedly heading to an island in the South Pacific for an uber luxurious honeymoon â€• and their destination couldn’t be hotter these days. A day after their wedding in Englefield, England…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 17, 7:07pm -
  • Congressman Expertly Trolls Donald Trump With Cheat Sheet For First Big Trip Abroad
    Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) majestically trolled Donald Trump by tweeting him a cheat sheet for his first big trip abroad as president.As Trump jetted off for his nine-day jaunt to the Middle East and Western Europe on Friday, Lieu thought it prudent to…
    - 4 days ago, 20 May 17, 8:09am -

Technology

Canada Business

  • BreakingChrystia Freeland Tells Mexico Canada Committed To Three-Way NAFTA Renegotiation

    Chrystia Freeland Tells Mexico Canada Committed To Three-Way NAFTA Renegotiation

    OTTAWA — The federal government is using a deep mine of digital data to map out what it says are the economic benefits to the United States of its unfettered trade with Canada, says Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland.Freeland told an…
    - 2 hours ago, 23 May 17, 8:36pm -
  • BreakingStatsCanada: 30-Somethings Are Earning More Than Their Parents Did

    StatsCanada: 30-Somethings Are Earning More Than Their Parents Did

    OTTAWA — A new study from Statistics Canada appears to suggest that 30- and 40-something Canadians are more likely to live the American dream of earning more than their parents than their counterparts south of the border.The research released…
    - 5 hours ago, 23 May 17, 5:47pm -
  • Largest Privacy Breach In CRA History Was The Work Of An Employee

    Largest Privacy Breach In CRA History Was The Work Of An Employee

    OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency says eight of its employees were fired in the last fiscal year after violating taxpayers' privacy.Previously, the agency has not always confirmed if an employee was fired or shuffled out of the CRA for being…
    - 1 day ago, 22 May 17, 9:23pm -
  • Evan Williams, Twitter Co-Founder, Sorry For Social Media's Role In Trump's Rise

    Evan Williams, Twitter Co-Founder, Sorry For Social Media's Role In Trump's Rise

    SAN FRANCISCO — A co-founder of Twitter says he's sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested.In an interview with The New York Times, Evan Williams says Twitter's role…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 17, 4:17pm -
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership Set To Move Ahead Without U.S.

    Trans-Pacific Partnership Set To Move Ahead Without U.S.

    HANOI, Vietnam — Pacific Rim trade ministers meeting in Vietnam committed Sunday to move ahead with the Trans Pacific Partnership trade pact after the United States pulled out.New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay said the remaining 11 TPP c…
    - 2 days ago, 21 May 17, 4:17pm -
  • Nunavut's Food Insecurity Is 'Far Greater' Than The Rest Of Canada: Report

    Nunavut's Food Insecurity Is 'Far Greater' Than The Rest Of Canada: Report

    Food insecurity in Nunavut needs "remedial action," according to a new report.Canada's Food Report Card 2016 was released by The Conference Board of Canada on Thursday. It grades the country's regions on their food performance based on five factors:…
    - 3 days ago, 20 May 17, 1:41pm -
  • Trudeau: On Softwood Lumber, Americans Are Wrong Again

    Trudeau: On Softwood Lumber, Americans Are Wrong Again

    OTTAWA — A made-in-Canada solution to help softwood producers and workers weather the storm of U.S. duties has been delayed at least until the end of May.It has been almost a month since the U.S. Department of Commerce slapped import duties o…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 17, 7:03pm -
  • Ontario To Get High-Speed Rail Link From Toronto To Windsor

    Ontario To Get High-Speed Rail Link From Toronto To Windsor

    A high-speed rail corridor between Toronto and Windsor, Ont., is in the works — an idea floated in Ontario for decades, but the premier says this time it's happening.A government-commissioned report looking at the feasibility of such a projec…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 17, 3:41pm -
  • Canada's Inflation Rate Steady At 1.6% As Energy Jumps, Food Prices Fall

    Canada's Inflation Rate Steady At 1.6% As Energy Jumps, Food Prices Fall

    OTTAWA — The country's annual inflation rate once again rang in at 1.6 per cent last month as higher energy costs offset a seventh consecutive decline in grocery prices, Statistics Canada said Friday.The agency's consumer price index for Apri…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 17, 1:43pm -
  • Boeing-Bombardier Dispute Deepens As Ottawa Issues Veiled Threat

    Boeing-Bombardier Dispute Deepens As Ottawa Issues Veiled Threat

    The federal government hinted Thursday that Boeing should not take future military contracts with Canada for granted, a veiled threat that coincided with a spat between the aerospace giant and rival Bombardier.Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freel…
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 17, 1:14pm -

Canada Sports

  • Sidney Crosby, Nathan MacKinnon donate to Cole Harbour hockey
    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Colorado Avalanche centre Nathan MacKinnon continue to give back to their hometown of Cole Harbour, N.S.The NHL stars have provided young fans with a thrill through their active particip…
    - 6 Aug 15, 6:58pm -
  • Patrick Kane target of rape investigation: report
    Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is the target of a rape investigation by police in Hamburg, N.Y., where he has a home, the Buffalo News reported Thursday.Citing two law-enforcement sources, the newspaper reported that a local woman has accused K…
    - 6 Aug 15, 4:43pm -
  • Santo Condorelli set for 100m final at swimming world championships
    Santo Condorelli will race for a medal at the swimming world championships on Thursday, while two other Canadians will compete in semifinals.Condorelli earned a spot in the men's 100-metre freestyle final by advancing through Wednesday's heats and se…
    - 6 Aug 15, 1:46pm -
  • Parapan Am Games coverage begins Aug. 7 on CBC
    The Parapan Am Games will take place in Toronto from Aug. 7-15 and CBC will have daily coverage of the events.Coverage beings with the opening ceremony on Friday at 8 p.m. ET on CBC-TV, cbc.ca/parapanam and on the CBC Sports App.In total, CB…
    - 5 Aug 15, 11:04pm -
  • Sidney Crosby Hockey School in Cole Harbour deemed success by NHL star
    There's still a couple of days left in NHL star Sidney Crosby's inaugural week-long hockey school, but the Pittsburgh Penguins captain is already calling the event a success because volunteers and students are "really having a blast."The Sid…
    - 5 Aug 15, 10:12pm -
  • Field of Play: A flag-bearer with staying power
    The Parapan American Games about to unfold in Toronto and Southern Ontario will be the largest in history. Conservatively speaking, they will involve 1600 athletes from 28 countries competing in 15 disciplines.The spectacle is bound to be an eye-open…
    - 5 Aug 15, 9:07pm -
  • Blue Bomber QB Drew Willy named CFL player of the week
    Blue Bombers quarterback Drew Willy has been named the No. 1 CFL player of the week.The 28-year-old QB used his arm - and legs to lead the Bombers to a 23-13 win Thursday night against the BC Lions.Willy, who was injured the week prior an…
    - 5 Aug 15, 2:02pm -
  • Ryan Cochrane misses 800m final at swimming world championships
    Canada's Ryan Cochrane failed to qualify for the final of the men's 800-metre freestyle event Tuesday at the swimming world championships in Kazan, Russia, a disappointing follow-up to his surprise medal in the 400m event two days earlier.The Vict…
    - 4 Aug 15, 12:40pm -
  • Raptors' new uniforms revealed by Drake at OVO Fest
    Drake unveiled one of the Toronto Raptors' new uniform designs on stage at his OVO Fest in Toronto on Monday night.The team enlisted the help of its global ambassador and tweeted a picture of him showing off one of the jerseys towards the end o…
    - 4 Aug 15, 4:06am -
  • Blue Jays, Royals series ends on sour note
    The Toronto Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals don't seem to like each other very much.Or maybe the Royals just woke up on Sunday and decided they don't like the Jays.The reason is anyone's guess, but it made for an especially hostile game between t…
    - 2 Aug 15, 10:36pm -

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