Recent World Headlines

24.08.2016

Militants attack American University in Afghanistan, 1 dead

KABUL — Militants attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least one person and wounding another 18, officials said.

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24.08.2016

The Latest: 8-year-old pulled out alive from quake rubble

AMATRICE, Italy — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):

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24.08.2016

Italy earthquake kills at least 120, reduces towns to rubble

AMATRICE, Italy — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble Wednesday. The death toll stood at 120, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the huge number of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.

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Recent National Headlines

24.08.2016

Judge certifies class-action lawsuit launched by former inmates of Ontario jail

A class-action lawsuit launched by former inmates of a London, Ont., detention centre over the conditions of the facility has been given the green light to proceed.

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24.08.2016

Doctors want minimum age set at 21 for marijuana use and possession: CMA

VANCOUVER — The Canadian Medical Association says 72 per cent of doctors who responded to a survey it conducted want the federal government to regulate THC levels in recreational marijuana.

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Recent Business Headlines

24.08.2016

Activists urge the Ontario government to refuse Nestle a water-taking permit

TORONTO — Environmentalists are urging the Ontario government against renewing one of Nestle's water-taking permits in a southwestern Ontario town, saying "water should be for life, not for profit."

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24.08.2016

Corrective to Aug. 16 story on B.C. real estate tax

COQUITLAM, B.C. — The Canadian Press erroneously reported on Aug. 16 that British Columbia has brought in a tax on homebuyers in Metro Vancouver who are non-residents of the province. In fact, the tax applies to foreign buyers only.

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Recent Entertainment Headlines

24.08.2016

Rape trial for former 'Sons of Guns' star reset for December

BATON ROUGE, La. — The rape trial of former "Sons of Guns" reality TV star Will Hayden and former owner of Red Jacket Firearms has been rescheduled for December.

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Recent Health Headlines

24.08.2016

Ontario fails to help people with developmental disabilities: Ombudsman

TORONTO — Ontario's ombudsman says the province has shown a systemic failure to help families unable to care for relatives with developmental disabilities, which he says leaves vulnerable people at risk.

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