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A Swedish court on Tuesday sentenced three men aged 18-24 for participating in a gang rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook…
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A man in Thailand upset with his wife hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live and then killed himself, police said…
04.25 / 16:17
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Canadian government and industry officials are set to fire back Tuesday after the U.S. Commerce Department hit softwood lumber imports with duties ranging from three to 24 per cent. CBC News will live stream federal and provincial reaction starting at 1 p.m.…
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A Swedish court on Tuesday sentenced three men aged 18-24 for participating in a gang rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook…
04.25 / 16:11
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A man in Thailand upset with his wife hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live and then killed himself, police said…
04.25 / 16:11
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As consumers upgrade their gadgets at an increasing pace, the amount of electronic waste we generate continues to mount. To help combat this environmental problem, researchers have modified a degradable bioplastic derived from corn starch or other natural sources for use in more eco-friendly electronic components. They report their development in ACS’ journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry…
04.25 / 16:05
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WASHINGTON— Sports drink commercials love talking about them, but what are electrolytes, why do we need them, and what happens if we don’t have enough? Electrolytes are salts that, once in our bodies, help our cells move water a…
04.25 / 16:05
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FOLKSTON, Ga. - Officials say a wildfire on public lands near the Georgia-Florida state line has burned more than 90 square miles (233 sq. kilometres) as winds spread the flames through dry areas of the Okefenokee Swamp. A news release by the firefighting command team said the overall area…
04.25 / 16:04
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New rent control measures unveiled last week by the Ontario government could wind up pushing some small investors out of the condominium market, according to a new…
04.25 / 16:14
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Wells Fargo & Co.'s annual meeting turned raucous when it was repeatedly interrupted by angry shareholders on Tuesday as the bank's chairman and chief executive tried to calm nerves ahead of a vote that could oust the majority of its…
04.25 / 16:14
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In a whistle-blower case, a company that supplied rebar to the government for construction of the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication and Reactor Irradiation Services facility in Aiken, South Carolina, has agreed to pay $4.6 million to a settle a lawsuit alleging that it failed to provide the quality controls for the rebar stipulated in the contract. Energy & Process Corporation of Tucker, Ga., agreed to settle the case with a monetary settlement. In addition, the company has already replaced…
04.25 / 16:10
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LONDON - A British man has been sentenced to two years in prison for creating and selling a program used in online attacks around the world. Adam Mudd was 16 when he created Titanium Stresser, a program that carried out more than 1.7 million "denial of service" attacks on websites…
04.25 / 16:03
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While Mayer will lose her job in the $4.48 billion deal, she will gain financially from her stock and stock…
04.25 / 15:41
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Fundserv Inc. has appointed Karen Adams as president and CEO, effective July 4,…
04.25 / 15:41
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TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was trading at its lowest level in 14 months amid a rekindled softwood lumber trade dispute with the United States, which is slapping duties on imports from several provinces. The loonie was down a 0.49 of a cent at 73.52 cents US. The Canadian dollar hasn't…
04.25 / 15:40
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If you've put off filing your taxes over the years, here's an easy way to come clean The post How to file overdue taxes appeared first on…
04.25 / 15:36
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Jenner's new book "The Secrets of My Life" chronicles the many events in her life that led to her transition — as well as her thoughts on the K…
04.25 / 16:04
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To this day, Oklahoma descendants of the victims live side-by-side with descendants of the killers The post What the century-old murders of Osage people say about the U.S. appeared first on…
04.25 / 15:13
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HALIFAX - A Halifax woman says overcrowding at the city's largest hospital left her husband suffering a series of indignities and delayed care during his last days of life. Kim D'Arcy says her 68-year-old husband, Jack Webb, languished for six hours in a chilly emergency-room hallway at…
Police say the elderly woman died of injuries received when she was pushed by another resident of the…
04.25 / 14:54
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In The Last Neanderthal, Claire Cameron explores how a woman's life might have been lived then and the way we live…
04.25 / 13:47
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Claire Cameron's The Last Neanderthal reaches through 40,000 years to visit our cousins — and help us better understand our c…
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Victim, 57, found dead in Sherwood Park grain hopper Monday The post Man dead after workplace accident at feed business appeared first on OHS Canada…
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Overcrowding, overflowing porta-potties cited as risks The post Workers claim hazardous conditions in transit tunnel construction appeared first on OHS Canada…
04.25 / 13:19
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Four members of the Mitchell District High School (MDHS) junior girls badminton team brought home the hardware from the Huron-Perth championships last Friday – and two of the medals were g…
04.25 / 16:17
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Peterson played in only three games last season before being sidelined by another knee…
04.25 / 16:04
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Sometimes in life it just takes a few kind words to make someone’s day. The same goes for ballplayers and Devon Travis experienced that first-hand during the Blue Jays’ visit to…
04.25 / 15:41
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The Vancouver Canucks will hire Travis Green to be their new head coach, Sportsnet has…
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This series should be close, low-scoring and plenty physical, featuring two hungry teams. Here’s how they match up in their second-round…
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STUTTGART, Germany - A day before Maria Sharapova was to play her first tennis match since being banned for doping, the debate about the Russian's wild-card entry for the Porsche Grand Prix continued Tuesday. Simona Halep and Alize Cornet joined the growing legion of players…
Video evidence of a rules violation no longer means a golfer automatically will be penalized. In an effort to limit the sometimes harsh result of television reviews, golf's ruling bodies have issued a new decision on the Rules of Golf that takes effect immediately. Players can avoid a…
Dale Earnhardt Jr. abruptly announced his retirement at the end of the season Tuesday, a decision that will cost NASCAR its most popular driver as the series scrambles to rebuild its fan…
04.25 / 15:25
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If you’ve bought into Amazon‘s Dash button platform, then you’ll probably be pleased to hear that the company is adding 40 new ones to the lineup today. Not only will this new group be bringing Dash support to some well-known brands, but it also sends the total number of Dash buttons over 300. With that many, you can probably find … Continue…
04.25 / 16:06
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Business Premium subscribers of Office 365 began receiving the new Outlook Customer Manager feature on Monday, according to a Microsoft…
04.25 / 16:02
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Of all the futuristic technologies that seem closer to becoming mainstream each day, robotics is the one that is likely to elicit both the strongest and widest range of reactions. It’s not terribly surprising if you really think about it. After all, robots in various forms offer the potential f…
04.25 / 15:59
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Game Director Jeff Kaplan confirmed six new maps are being worked…
04.25 / 15:45
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After waiting so long for new info on Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, the game's devs finally dropped a boatload of news about it. Here's all of it in one…
04.25 / 15:45
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WhatsApp. Wonderful, wonderful, WhatsApp. The messaging service that made BBM look boring and text messages redundant.Of course there are now heaps of messaging services around, but WhatsApp has had a massive head start on almost all of them,…
04.25 / 15:43
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This week the folks at NVIDIA have high-fived a set of VR games that, combined, make a radical VR collection for the GTX 1080 Ti and Oculus Rift. Bundles exist that begin with the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti/GTX 1080/1070/1060 graphics card, system, or laptop and roll with an Oculus Rift + Oculus Touch. For those looking for the most insane … Continue…
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Yesterday Patently Apple posted a report titled "'CBS This Morning' to Interview Apple's SVP Angela Ahrendts." Below is a large segment of this morning's…
04.25 / 15:23
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IOWA CITY, Iowa — Former “The Bachelor” star Chris Soules was arrested early Tuesday, accused of fleeing the scene of a deadly crash on a highway a few miles from his northern Iowa farm…
04.25 / 16:17
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A Minnesota woman is looking to make history by becoming the first person with Down syndrome to enter the Miss USA pageant's regional…
04.25 / 16:16
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The script, written by Elyse Hollander, focuses on Madonna's life in the early '80s in New York City while she works on her debut album and struggles in the music…
04.25 / 16:16
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For the first time ever, digital income amounted in half the music industry's total revenue in…
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Actress Faye Dunaway says she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained the Oscar's best picture…
04.25 / 16:15
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IOWA CITY, Iowa – Former “The Bachelor” star Chris Soules was arrested early Tuesday, accused of fleeing the scene of a deadly crash on a highway a few miles from his northern Iowa farm. The Iowa State Patrol reports that a pickup truck rear-ended a tractor in Aurora at around 8:20 p.m., sending both vehicles The post ‘Bachelor’ star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
04.25 / 16:14
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Beyonce is marking the anniversary of her album “Lemonade” by announcing scholarships for black women to attend selected colleges. The singer announced that her Formation Scholars Award will go to a single black woman student at four schools. The schools are Boston’s Berklee College of Music, New York’s Parsons School of Design and two historically The post Beyonce to fund scholarships for black women at 4 schools appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and…
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CHESTERFIELD, Va. – Patricia Cornwell has gone back to her beginnings, the place where she got her start writing crime novels. She’s returned to the Chesterfield County Police Department in Virginia, where media outlets report that she’s taking a weeklong course on gunshot restoration. This week’s course is worth an estimated $20,000, which Cornwell has The post Patricia Cornwell returns to beginnings as crime novelist appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
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For the fourth year in a row, St. Clair College has exceeded the provincial average and topped the provincial colleges in southern Ontario for student…
04.25 / 16:17
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Underemployed arts or humanities graduates might take comfort in knowing they have…
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Federal government scientists say they have devised an accurate way to directly measure air pollutants from oilsands mines and suggest industry estimates for certain harmful emissions have been much too…
04.25 / 16:15
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​Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving vehicles they are building under an expanding partnership, with Google expanding its fleet to 500 Chrysler Pacifica hybrid m…
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Amherstburg police are warning the public about Windsor woman Audrey Annette Bishop, 52, who faces 50 charges related to…
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Michael David Graham, 56, of Saint John, pleaded guilty Tuesday to five more armed bank robberies, bringing his total to…
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Flames erupted from the kitchen of a suite on the seventh floor Monday night. The man and woman inside escaped but were taken to hospital with burns — one person in serious condition, the other in critical. Three other units in the building were evacuated, leaving six to eight people displaced for up to two w…
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George Strait has added an additional two dates to his run at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The post George Strait Adds More Vegas Dates appeared first on CKNX AM…
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