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2019 Canadian Premier League Schedule
2019 Canadian Premier League Schedule--Canadian Premier League 2019 Schedule(all times Eastern)SPRING SEASONSaturday, Apr. 27York at Hamilton, 1 p.m.Sunday, Apr. 28Halifax at Victoria, 7 p.m.Wednesday, May 1Winnipeg at Victoria, 11 p.m.Saturday, May...
2019 Intercounty Baseball League Schedule
2019 Intercounty Baseball League schedule--2019 IBL SCHEDULESunday, May 5Brantford at Toronto, 2 p.m.Friday, May 10Hamilton at London, 7:35 p.m.Saturday, May 11Kitchener at Guelph, 1 p.m.Toronto at Welland, 1:05 p.m.Sunday, May 12London at Barrie, 2...
A Capsule Look at Teams Competing at the World Women's Curling Championship
A capsule look at women's world curling teams--Canada is the defending champion at the 2019 women's world curling championship, which begins Saturday in Silkeborg, Denmark.Here is a capsule look at the 13 teams in the field:CANADARoster: Chelsea Carey...
ADVISORY-Atl-Calendar
Good morning! Alison Auld is the editor at The Canadian Press in Halifax.If you have copy or audio of interest to the region you can call us at 1-800-565-1595 or 902-422-8496 ext. 225. Toll free fax is 1-800-565-7588. Email us at .---The x- denotes staffing...
Advisory-Prairie-Calendar
Good Morning! The early editor for the Prairie region at The Canadian Press Edmonton is Ken Trimble. Your queries and contributions are welcome. Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba stations call 780-428-6107 and press zero to reach the newsroom. Edmontons...
Air Canada Suspends Financial Guidance after Regulators Ground 737 Max 8
Air Canada suspends financial guidance--MONTREAL - Canada's largest airline suspended its 2019 financial guidance after regulators in Canada and the United States closed their skies to the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft over safety concerns.Air Canada said...
A Team Approach Makes Full-Day Kindergarten a Success
A team approach makes full-day kindergarten a success--This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original...
Atlantic Update
(NB-Vickers-Liberals)The former sergeant-at-arms who helped end the 2014 attack on Parliament Hill is making a leap to politics.Kevin Vickers announced today he is seeking the leadership of the Liberal party in New Brunswick.Vickers says his roots are...
--Atlantic Update-
(NB-Property-Assessments)A real estate group in New Brunswick says residents should carefully review this year's property assessments.The New Brunswick Real Estate Association is issuing the caution about the assessments from Service New Brunswick.It...
--B-C Update-
VANCOUVER - (BC-Youth-Worker-Charged)A man who worked with children and youth at several schools in British Columbia's Lower Mainland is facing child pornography and sexual assault charges.R-C-M-P say 52-year-old Daniel Jon Olson appeared in provincial...
--B-C Update-
VANCOUVER - (BC-Pipelines-NEB)The National Energy Board says Canada's existing export pipelines are running at maximum efficiency and the only way to realistically get more oil to market on pipelines is to build more of them.The board is responding today...
Blair Mulling Ways to Close Loophole in Safe Third Country Agreement
Blair mulling ways to stop border-crossers--OTTAWA - Border Security Minister Bill Blair says he is talking to lawmakers in the United States about closing a loophole in Canada's border agreement with the U.S. -- one seen as giving asylum-seekers reason...
Business News Advisory
Business News Advisory--Here are the CP Business Department's early plans for today. All times Eastern unless otherwise stated. All ETAs and wordcounts approximate. Entries are subject to change as news develops. If you have any questions, please don't...
Business News Advisory
Business News Advisory--Here are the CP Business Department's afternoon plans for today. All times Eastern unless otherwise stated. All ETAs and wordcounts approximate. Entries are subject to change as news develops. If you have any questions, please...
Canada Imposes More Sanctions against Russian People, Companies over Ukraine
Canada sanctions more Russians over Ukraine--OTTAWA - Canada is restricting the finances of another 129 people, companies and organizations over Russia's treatment of Ukraine.Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the additional sanctions...
Canadian Home Sales Fall in February, Average Price Down; CREA Updates Outlook
Canadian home sales fall in February: CREA--The average price for homes sold last month was down 5.2 per cent from last year as the number of sales dropped to a 10-year low for the seasonally weak month of February, the Canadian Real Estate Association...
Cancer Pain Can Be Eased by Palliative Radiation Therapy
Cancer pain can be eased by palliative radiation therapy--This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 15
Celebrity birthdays for March 15--Celebrity Birthdays for March 15:U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 86.Actor Judd Hirsch is 84.U.S. evangelist Jimmy Swaggart is 84.Jazz saxophonist Charles Lloyd is 81.Bassist Phil Lesh of the Grateful...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 17
Celebrity birthdays for March 17--Celebrity Birthdays for March 17:Retired U.S. astronaut Ken Mattingly is 83.Singer-songwriter Jim Weatherly is 76.Singer-songwriter John Sebastian of the Lovin' Spoonful is 75.Former Toronto Blue Jays manager Cito Gaston...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 18
Celebrity birthdays for March 18--Celebrity Birthdays for March 18:Composer John Kander ("Chicago") is 92.Country singer Charley Pride is 85.Nobel peace laureate and former South African president F.W. de Klerk is 83.Country singer Margie Bowes is 78.Actor...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 19
Celebrity birthdays for March 19--Celebrity Birthdays for March 19:Theologian Hans Kung is 91.Actress Renee Taylor ("The Nanny") is 86.Actress Phyllis Newman ("To Tell The Truth") is 86.Actress Ursula Andress ("Dr. No," ''Casino Royale") is 83.Singer...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 20
Celebrity birthdays for March 20--Celebrity Birthdays for March 20:Singer Dame Vera Lynn is 102. Producer-director-comedian Carl Reiner is 97.Actor Hal Linden is 88.Canadian country singer Tommy Hunter is 82.Country singer Don Edwards is 80.Former prime...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 21
Celebrity birthdays for March 21--Celebrity Birthdays for March 21:Former federal NDP leader Ed Broadbent is 83.Actress Kathleen Widdoes ("As the World Turns") is 80.Songwriter Chip Taylor ("Wild Thing") is 79.Singer-guitarist Keith Potger of The Seekers...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 22
Celebrity birthdays for March 22--Celebrity Birthdays for March 22:Composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim is 89.Evangelist broadcaster Pat Robertson is 89.Actor William Shatner is 88.Actor M. Emmet Walsh is 84.Singer Roger Whittaker is 83.Hockey Hall of...
Celebrity Birthdays for March 23
Celebrity birthdays for March 23--Celebrity Birthdays for March 23:Movie director Mark Rydell is 91.International Motorsports Hall-of-Famer Craig Breedlove is 82. Singer-producer Ric Ocasek (The Cars) is 69. (Year of birth also listed as 1943 and 1944)Singer...
Corey Hart's Hall of Fame Induction at the Junos Marks Another Special Occasion
Corey Hart on meeting his wife Julie Masse at the Junos--TORONTO - Corey Hart's sizzling contributions to pop music will be in focus at the Juno Awards on Sunday, but the hitmaker says this year he'll be recognizing another significant personal milestone...
Council of Saskatchewan City Apologizes for Comments in Group Home Debate
Weyburn council apologizes to residents, Canadians--WEYBURN, Sask. - City council in Weyburn, Sask., has apologized to residents and other Canadians for using insensitive words after a controversial decision to reject a care home for people with disabilities.But...
--Eighteenth NewsWatch-
---(NZ-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 172)The man suspected in at least one of the shootings that killed at least 49 people at two mosques in New Zealand has made a brief court appearance.Two armed guards brought Brenton Tarrant into court on Saturday morning...
--Eighth NewsWatch-
---(New Zealand-Mosque Shooting) (Audio: 104)The suspect in the mosque shootings in New Zealand that killed 49 people posted a 74-page document on social media under the name Brenton Tarrant and livestreamed his assault on the worshippers at Christchurch's...
--Eleventh NewsWatch-
---(NZ-Mosque-Shooting-Cda)Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada condemns the attacks on two New Zealand mosques and will continue to work with its close partner and friend to take action against violent extremism.Trudeau is urging Canadians to confront...
En Garde: Impact Coach Says Team Is Ready to Counter Orlando's Offensive Threats
Garde says Impact is ready for Orlando attack--MONTREAL - Impact coach Remi Garde insists Montreal can contain Orlando City's many offensive threats, including newly added Portuguese star Nani.Montreal (1-1-0) visits Orlando (0-0-2) on Saturday afternoon...
Entertainment News as of 4 P.M. Friday, March 15
Entertainment News Advisory--Good afternoon from the Canadian Press entertainment department!Advisories will typically hit the wire around 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. ET and will also be sent to editors by email. Questions can go to JUNOS COVERAGE PLANSReporters...
--Fifteenth NewsWatch-
---(NZ-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 156)New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the suspect believed to be the main shooter in the attacks at two mosques had a gun license, adding -- "I can tell you one thing right now, our gun laws will change."At...
--Fifth Newswatch-
---(AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 49)Security is being stepped up at mosques and religious sites around the world following a pair of shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand that left at least 49 dead.Four people have been detained,...
Financials Help Lift Toronto Stocks Higher, U.S. Stock Markets Also Close Up
Financials help lift Toronto stocks higher--TORONTO - A broad-based rally led by the financials and health care sectors helped Canada's main stock index close higher, while U.S. markets also rose.The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 52.80 points...
--First NewsWatch-
---(New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (WATCH FOR DATING) (Audio: 01)As many as 40 people are believed dead and 20 other injured after a pair of shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.Four people are in custody.A man who claimed responsibility for...
Five Losing Jobs as Offices of Environment Commissioner, Auditor Merge
Job losses as environment commissioner, auditor merge--TORONTO - Five people employed by Ontario's environmental watchdog are losing their jobs as a result of the government's decision to merge the office with that of the province's auditor general.A...
Flames Make a Case for Being the Home Team in Regina Outdoor Game against Jets
Flames make case Regina is a "home game"--REGINA - The NHL's outdoor game in Regina may be a home game for the Winnipeg Jets, but the Calgary Flames are staking a claim to it.The NHL lauded all things Saskatchewan at Friday's news conference launching...
--Fourteenth NewsWatch-
---(New Zealand Mosque Attacks-Trudeau) (Audio: 140)Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is among world leaders who are appalled by the massacres at two mosques in New Zealand.Trudeau says "Hate has no place anywhere."Members of the mosque in Quebec City where...
--Fourth Newswatch-
---(AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 49) (WATCH FOR DATING)Authorities in New Zealand says it appears migrants were the target of two shootings at mosques in Christchurch, which left nearly 50 dead and more than 20 injured.Police have taken three...
Getting More Oil to Market in Canada Requires More Pipelines, NEB Says
Pipelines operating at maximum, says NEB--OTTAWA - The National Energy Board says Canada's existing export pipelines are running at maximum efficiency and the only way to realistically get more oil to market through pipelines is to build more of them.The...
Gord Downie Sculpture Unveiled at Halifax City Hall's Reconciliation Space
Downie sculpture unveiled in reconciliation space--HALIFAX - A Gord Downie tribute sculpture has been unveiled at Halifax City Hall, in a room that aims to foster conversations about Indigenous history and reconciliation.The sculpture was created by...
Hockey Wife's Blog Post Highlights Concerns over Vaccine Misinformation: Experts
Experts warn of online anti-vaccine posts--MONTREAL - An online post by the wife of an NHL star describing her children's "alternative" vaccine schedule highlights how easily misinformation about vaccines can be spread over social media, experts say.Angela...
Imperial Oil Slows Development of Aspen Project, Cites Alberta Production Cuts
Imperial slows development of Aspen project--CALGARY - Imperial Oil Ltd. has slowed the development of a $2.6-billion oilsands project because of uncertainty due to the Alberta government's oil production curtailment program and other challenges.First...
Increased High School Class Sizes, Sex-Ed Curriculum among Education Reforms
Ontario increasing class sizes for Grade 4 and up--TORONTO - Ontario is increasing class sizes for Grades 4 to 12 in an effort to cut costs, a move critics say will hurt student learning and result in thousands of teaching jobs lost across the province.The...
In the News Today, March 15
In the news today, March 15--Four stories in the news for Friday, March 15------VICKERS TO ANNOUNCE IF HE'LL SEEK LEADERSHIPFormer House of Commons sergeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers is expected to announce today if he intends to seek the Liberal leadership...
Jozy Altidore Set to Return for Toronto FC Home Opener against New England
Altidore slated to return for home opener--TORONTO - Alejandro Pozuelo has yet to arrive but Toronto FC should get Jozy Altidore back on the field for Sunday's home opener against the New England Revolution.Altidore, who underwent ankle surgery prior...
Jury Convicts Newfoundland Father of First-Degree Murder of Daughter, 5
Jury convicts father in murder of daughter, 5--ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A Newfoundland mother sobbed Friday after a jury convicted her estranged husband of first-degree murder in the death of their five-year-old daughter.The jury returned Friday afternoon...
Kevin Vickers Announces He'll Seek New Brunswick Liberal Leadership
Vickers announces N.B. leadership bid--NEWCASTLE, N.B. - Kevin Vickers, hailed as a hero for helping to end the 2014 attack on Parliament Hill, is making a leap to politics with a bid for the leadership of New Brunswick's Opposition Liberals.The former...
Leonard Scores 25 as Raptors Cruise to 111-98 Win over LeBron and Lakers
Raptors beat LeBron and Lakers 111-98--TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors continue to prove that they can win, no matter who -- and who isn't -- playing.Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points as the Raptors beat familiar foe LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers...
Liberals Urged to Follow U.S. Jurisdictions to Expunge Cannabis Records
Feds urged to expunge cannabis records--OTTAWA - The Liberal government should follow the lead of American jurisdictions that have moved to erase criminal records for simple cannabis possession, says NDP justice critic Murray Rankin.In late February,...
Los Angeles Lakers Continue to Lose despite Best Efforts of LeBron James
Lakers continue to lose despite LeBron--TORONTO - The losses continue to mount for the Los Angeles Lakers with LeBron James limited in what he can do to stem the slide.Limited because James' minutes are being restricted in the wake of missing 17 games...
Man Gets Lengthy Prison Term for Stabbing Teen in Manitoba Church
Decade in prison for Manitoba church stabber--WINKLER, Man. - A Manitoba man accused of seriously injuring a 15-year-old girl during what police said was an apparent random stabbing at a church has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.Police in the southern...
Mark Scheifele with Three Points, Jets Hand Bruins Third Straight Loss
Scheifele, Jets hand Bruins third straight loss--WINNIPEG - Mark Scheifele likes how Patrik Laine continues to fit in on the Winnipeg Jets' top line.Scheifele scored once and added a pair of assists, while Blake Wheeler had a goal and one assist and...
Media Industry Anxious for News in Budget on Federal Plan to Support Journalism
Media industry anxious for news in budget--OTTAWA - The Trudeau government is due to deliver an update to its plan to support journalism in next week's budget but Ottawa's recent silence on the file has stoked concerns in the media industry that a lifeline...
Monopoly Was Designed 100 Years Ago to Teach the Dangers of Capitalism
Monopoly was designed 100 years ago to teach the dangers of capitalism--This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available...
Most Actively Traded Companies on the TSX
Most actively traded companies on the TSX--Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (16,140.35, up 52.80 points).Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 91 cents, or 7.63 per cent, to...
National Audio 12:25 PM ET
National Audio 12:25 PM ET--NAT114 - (Climate-Student-Protests) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) WASHINGTON. x-13s. Students from around the world are skipping class today to protest what they see as the failures by their governments to take tough action against...
National Audio 1:45 PM ET
National Audio 1:45 PM ET--NAT124 - (New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand. x-19s. At least 49 people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers in Christchurch, New Zealand. Mayor Lianne...
National Audio 2:15 PM ET
National Audio 2:15 PM ET--NAT129 - (Gord-Downie-Sculpture) HALIFAX. x-21s. A Gord Downie tribute sculpture has been unveiled at Halifax City Hall, in a room that aims to foster conversations about Indigenous history and reconciliation. The sculpture...
National Audio 2:45 AM ET
National Audio 2:45 AM ET--NAT004 - (AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (FOR PRODUCTION) CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand. x-13s. New Zealand police say they're not aware of other suspects beyond the four who have been arrested after two mosque shootings but they...
National Audio 3:25 PM ET
National Audio 3:25 PM ET--NAT133 - (US-Volkswagen-Diesel-Emissions) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) UNDATED. x-15s. Volkswagen is facing more fallout stemming from its 2015 diesel emissions cheating scandal. Reporter Jim Ryan says U-S regulators are going after...
National Audio 3:55 PM ET
National Audio 3:55 PM ET--NAT137 - (NZ-Mosque-Shooting-Cda) QUEBEC. x-20s. Members of the mosque in Quebec City where six worshippers were gunned down in January 2017 say an attack on two mosques in New Zealand has left them shocked and stunned. At...
National Audio 4:05 AM ET
National Audio 4:05 AM ET--NAT030 - (AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) UNDATED. x-33s. (Ben Coles) New Zealand Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern says 40 people have been killed from shootings at two mosques in Christchurch. (WA) (SOURCE:ABC)...
National Audio 4:45 AM ET
National Audio 4:45 AM ET--NAT051 - (ENT-TV-Jimmy-Kimmel-Live!) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) UNDATED. x-21s. During his monologue last night on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!", host Jimmy Kimmel joked about three U-S Republican senators interrupting President Donald Trump's...
National Audio 5:05 AM ET
National Audio 5:05 AM ET--NAT059 - (US-Trump-Border-Security) (EXTENDED) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) WASHINGTON. x-25s. U-S President Donald Trump says he will veto a resolution passed yesterday in the Senate blocking the national emergency he declared to...
National Audio 5:45 AM ET
National Audio 5:45 AM ET--NAT069 - (AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (WATCH FOR DATING) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) UNDATED. x-22s. (Tom Rivers) At least 49 people have been killed in mass shootings in New Zealand at two mosques full of worshippers attending...
National Audio 5:55 AM ET
National Audio 5:55 AM ET--NAT073 - (ENT-TV-NBC-Lilly-Singh) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) NEW YORK. x-11s. Canadian YouTube star Lily Singh stopped by the "Tonight Show" on Thursday to announce her new late-night talk show. Beginning in September, "A Little...
National Audio 6:05 PM ET
National Audio 6:05 PM ET--NAT162 - (NZ-Mosque-Shooting) WELLINGTON, New Zealand. x-13s. Police in New Zealand have charged an Australian man with murder in the deaths of at least 49 people were shot and killed at two mosques in Christchurch. Two other...
National Audio 6:15 PM ET
National Audio 6:15 PM ET--NAT167 - (NZ-Mosque-Shooting) WELLINGTON, New Zealand. x-14s. New Zealand's prime minister says the country's gun laws will change after at least 49 worshippers were shot dead in the two mosques in Christchurch. Prime Minister...
National Audio 8:05 PM ET
National Audio 8:05 PM ET--NAT178 - (ENT-Burton-Cummings-Complaint) MOOSE JAW, Saskatchewan. x-10s. The owner of a dance studio in Saskatchewan says one of Canada's most well-known rockers keeps telling her to turn down the tunes. Kyra Klassen runs a...
Netflix Creates Resource Website for Those Affected by Content of 'Girl'
Netflix puts warning card on 'Girl'--TORONTO - Netflix has put a warning card on the controversial Belgian film "Girl," which landed on the streaming service Friday in markets including Canada, and created a resource website for its viewers.Directed...
New Zealand Shooting Prompts Police to Boost Security around Ontario Mosques
Security boosted around some Ontario mosques--Police forces in Ontario are stepping up security measures in areas with large Muslim populations after deadly shootings at mosques in New Zealand on Friday.Officers in Toronto, Hamilton and surrounding communities...
--Nineteenth NewsWatch-
---(NZ-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 183)Authorities say the Australian man accused of killing at least 49 people at two mosques in New Zealand is an immigrant-hating white supremacist.Twenty-eight-year-old Brenton Harrison Tarrant showed no emotion during...
--Ninth NewsWatch-
---(New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 108)Turkey's president is describing the suspect in the shooting deaths of 49 people at two New Zealand mosques as "impertinent, immoral, vile and scum.''At least three Turkish citizens and two Indonesians were...
Notley Demands Kenney 'Come Clean' on Growing Party Leadership Controversy
Kenney faces questions on leadership controversy--EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Rachel Notley is demanding Opposition Leader Jason Kenney "come clean" with voters on a spreading controversy involving one of his leadership rivals.The CBC, citing email correspondence,...
OHL Roundup: Sting, Spitfires Clinch Final Two Playoff Berths in West
OHL Roundup: Sting beat Spitfires in SO--SARNIA, Ont. - The playoff picture is set in the Ontario Hockey League.Hugo Leufvenius and Franco Sproviero scored in the shootout as the Sarnia Sting edged the Windsor Spitfires 4-3 on Friday.Sarnia clinched...
--Ontario Update --
---(Education)The provincial government is expected to make an announcement today that lays out its plans for the education sector, including such issues as class sizes, sex education and teacher hiring.Union leaders say they have not yet been given...
--Ontario Update --
---(Ont-Education-Class-Sizes)Ontario's education minister says average class sizes will gradually increase for high school students.Lisa Thompson says high school class size caps will increase by six students -- from 22 to 28.She also says Grades 4...
Ottawa, B.C. Announce Five-Year Salmon Restoration Fund to Rebuild Wild Stocks
Ottawa, B.C. partner on $142 million salmon fund--VICTORIA - The federal and British Columbia governments are preparing to cast a net to find new ways of protecting wild salmon habitat and restoring stocks.Federal Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson...
Photo Advisory Addition
Photo advisory addition--The Canadian Press photo advisory addition for Friday, March 15, 2019. Entries with an estimated photo transmission time (EST) are staffed by The Canadian Press or Associated Press Photojournalists.ADDITIONS:HALIFAX--Official...
--Prairie Update-
---(Manitoba-Meth)A meth addict who attacked an unsuspecting teen in a Winnipeg bus shelter before stealing two cars and leading police on a chase has pleaded guilty to criminal charges.Joshua Snakeskin, who is 27, was charged with aggravated assault,...
--Prairie Update-
---(Manitoba-Flooding)The threat of extreme floods along the U-S portion of the Red River downstream from Manitoba has risen again.The U-S National Weather Service's latest flood forecast says the chance of major flooding for Fargo-Moorhead currently...
Prep-Business Report
---(Markets)A broad-based rally led by the financials and health care sectors helped Canada's main stock index close higher, while U-S markets also rose.The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 52.80 points at 16,140.35.In New York, the Dow Jones industrial...
Prep-Entertainment-Report for Friday, March 15
Prep-Entertainment-Report for March 15-----JUSSIE SMOLLETT - NOT GUILTY PLEACHICAGO (AP) -- There's now a judge and a plea in the Jussie Smollett case. The "Empire" actor has pleaded not guilty to charges accusing him of lying about being the victim...
PREP-Lifewatch
---<(Vaccines-Angela-Price)Health experts are saying an online post by the wife of an N-H-L star describing her children's "alternative'' vaccine schedule highlights how easily misinformation about vaccines can be spread.Angela Price, a prominent...
Prep-Music-Report for Friday, March 15
Prep-Music-Report for March 15-----MEEK MILL - PHILADELPHIAPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Starting today, it's "Meek Mill Weekend'' in Philadelphia. The Philadelphia City Council will honour him for his music and his work as a criminal justice reform advocate....
Promising Gene Therapy for British Columbia Man with Rare Genetic Disease
B.C. man gets experimental gene therapy--CALGARY - A big sushi meal would have once made Josh McQuillin gravely ill, but the British Columbia man can now gorge on one of his favourite foods worry-free thanks to a clinical trial for his rare genetic disorder.McQuillin...
QMJHL Roundup: Cataractes Lose 14th Straight, May Miss out on Post-Season
QMJHL Roundup: Sagueneens down Cataractes 5-3--CHICOUTIMI, Que. - The 16th and final playoff seed in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey league will be decided on the final day of the regular season.Vladislav Kotkov scored twice as the Chicoutimi Sagueneens...
Quebec City Mosque Shooter 'Very Affected' by New Zealand Massacre: Lawyers
Bissonnette troubled by New Zealand shootings: lawyers--QUEBEC - The gunman who murdered six worshippers in a Quebec City mosque in 2017 is troubled his name is being associated with the mass killings at two New Zealand mosques that claimed at least...
Quebec Government Doesn't Rule out Buying SNC-Lavalin Shares, Legault Says
Quebec doesn't rule out buying SNC shares--BROMONT, Que. - Quebec Premier Francois Legault says his government isn't ruling out buying shares in SNC-Lavalin in order to prevent the company from being sold or dismantled.Legault said Friday that all options...
Quebec Students Join Global Marches to Demand Climate Change Action
Quebec students march for climate change--MONTREAL - A human wave of chanting, sign-waving protesters made their way downtown from the base of Montreal's Mount Royal on Friday as they joined a series of student-led marches around the world demanding...
QuickQuotes: Canadian Reactions to New Zealand Mosque Attacks
QuickQuotes: Reactions to New Zealand mosque attacks--Canadians were quick to speak out against the attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand that left at least 49 people dead. Here is a selection of quotes:------"Canada condemns this attack,...
Rock Star Burton Cummings Tells Saskatchewan Dance Studio to Turn Down the Music
Burton Cummings tells neighbour to turn down tunes--MOOSE JAW, Sask. - Burton Cummings used to play some of the loudest rock in Canada, but now he's trying to get a neighbouring dance studio in Saskatchewan to turn down its tunes.Kyra Klassen owns Dance...
Saskatchewan Workplace Fatalities, Injuries, Up in 2018:WCB Report
Saskatchewan workplace deaths up in 2018: report--REGINA - Figures from the Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board show the number of jobsite fatalities in the province in 2018 rose 78 per cent from the previous year.The figures -- released by the...
--Second NewsWatch-
---(AS-New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 24)Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern calls it "one of New Zealand's darkest days."At least 40 people are dead and another 20 injured after gunmen opened fire at two mosques in the city of Christchurch.Four people...
--Seventeenth NewsWatch-
---(NZ-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 163)Authorities say an Australian man suspected of killing at least 49 people at two mosques in New Zealand is now charged with murder.They say the suspect is an immigrant-hating white supremacist.New Zealand Prime Minister...
--Seventh NewsWatch-
---(New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 98)Facebook says it has taken down a 17-minute long livestream video of shootings at a New Zealand mosque.It says it has removed the alleged shooter's accounts from its platforms and is removing any praise or...
--Sixteenth Newswatch-
---(New Zealand-Mosque Shooting)New Zealand's prime minister says the "primary perpetrator'' in the killing of at least 49 people in two mosques was living in Dunedin, a seaside city south of Christchurch.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the Australian...
--Sixth Newswatch-
---(New-Zealand-Mosque-Shooting) (Audio: 88)At least 49 people are dead and 48 others are being treated for gunshot wounds following what police in Christchurch, New Zealand are calling a carefully planned racist attack on two mosques.A video that was...
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