Category: North America

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

One worker dead in derailed train in northern Manitoba

The Arctic Gateway Group, which recently purchased the Hudson Bay Railway, said in a statement that authorities have confirmed the ...

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

Canada’s trans fat ban comes into effect

Canada’s ban on artificial trans fats comes into effect this week, one year after the federal government announced it would ...

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staffSeptember 15, 2018

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, “mariachi” gunmen flee

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in ...

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staffSeptember 7, 2018

Canadian military unveils pot policy

The Canadian military has released rules for its members when it comes to recreational cannabis consumption. The guidelines, published Friday, ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

Two police among dead in Canada shooting

Canadian police say a suspect is in custody after at least four people – two of them police officers – ...

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staffAugust 10, 2018

Several dead in Fredericton’s Canada shooting

Canadian police say at least four people have been killed in a shooting in the eastern city of Fredericton, New ...

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staffJuly 31, 2018

Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Canada is using DNA and commercial genealogical sites to help determine the nationality of migrants whose origin is in question. ...

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staffJuly 26, 2018

Toronto shooter died of self-inflicted gunshot wound

A source close to Faisal Hussain’s family tells CTV News that the gunman was buried on Wednesday, and that he ...

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staffJuly 24, 2018

First baby bison in 140 years thrill park

A national park in Canada has welcomed some newcomers this year – three new bison babies. The trio were born ...

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staffJuly 23, 2018

Deadly shooting on Toronto avenue

A gunman has opened fire on a busy avenue in Toronto, killing a young woman and injuring 13 other people, ...