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SALMON ARM, B.C. - An evacuation order has been issued for 10 homes near Salmon Arm, B.C., due to concerns about a possible landslide. The Columbia Shuswap Regional District issued the order Saturday night, telling residents to gather their family, pets and critical items and…
04.23 / 19:11
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Bill O'Reilly's personal website says the former Fox News host will air a new episode of his No Spin News podcast Monday…
04.23 / 19:02
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ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A Newfoundland fisherman was hauled off in an ambulance 11 days into his hunger strike in front of the federal fisheries headquarters in St. John's. Richard Gillett says he has consumed only water since he set up camp outside the building on April 13 to protest what he says…
04.23 / 18:28
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WATERLOO, Ont. - The Ontario city best known for headquartering BlackBerry may soon be known for an entirely different commodity — dog poop. Waterloo will soon be the home of a pilot program that will turn dog waste into energy, using a process called anaerobic digestion that happens wh…
04.23 / 18:07
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Parents are schooling kids in the risks posed by ursine visitors. Good idea, because the bears may soon be arriving in greater numbers. The post Polars bears are descending on Newfoundland and scaring parents appeared first on…
04.23 / 18:03
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BERNARDS, N.J. - For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and — according to legend — was a picnic site for George Washi…
04.23 / 17:44
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PORTLAND, Maine - A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off of the New England coast may be more common than previously thought. The scientists focused on the humpback whale population in the southern Gulf of Maine, a body of water off of Massachusetts, New…
04.23 / 17:44
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April the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of an incredibly cute calf that has riveted viewers around the world. Owners of the for-profit Animal Adventure Park won't say exactly how…
04.23 / 17:44
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DETROIT - Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Patwa, 46, doesn't remember undergoing the procedure, which is also called female genital mutilation…
04.23 / 17:44
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NAIROBI, Kenya - The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday. Gallmann, known for her bestselling book "I Dreamed…
04.23 / 17:44
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Halifax has emerged as an East Coast pop music hub, exporting artists with danceable hits with spots on the charts alongside Canadian heavyweights Justin Bieber and Drake. The region’s artists will be recognized at the East Coast Music Awards gala on Thursday in Saint John, N.B., and Halifax pop hit-makers are leading the pack for The post Awards reveal Halifax’s new pop chops: ‘We have a really important conjunction’ appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
04.23 / 16:50
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The challenges of criminally prosecuting sexual assault cases have some complainants turning to human rights tribunals in an effort to bring about systemic change and seek restitution. The latest case involves a complaint by a woman against the University of Toronto that was filed with the…
04.23 / 16:39
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This is the nature-and-science channel's first-ever scripted series, and Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush is playing Albert…
04.23 / 16:07
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Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," died Saturday at age 56. A statement from the sheriff's department in Harrison County, Indiana, said the dispatcher "received a 911 call about an…
04.23 / 15:27
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From the time she could walk, she was scrambling after her siblings. Inexhaustible and tough, she emerged as a rising cycling star. The post Ellen Leah Isabel Watters, 1988-2016 appeared first on…
04.23 / 15:07
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April the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of an incredibly cute calf that has riveted viewers around the…
04.23 / 14:39
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REGINA - By all accounts, Robert had a tough life that included a struggle with addictions, poverty and homelessness. But when he went to Carmichael Outreach in Regina, he knew everybody's names and took time to learn something about each person. Tyler Gray, who works at the charity, said…
04.23 / 14:05
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Researchers say they are developing a test for bovine tuberculosis they hope could someday spare ranchers and governments from costly quarantines and mass slaughters of cattle. Scientists at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico say they have made a breakthrough that could lead to…
04.23 / 14:05
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SAN DIEGO - Wearing safety goggles and glancing at his watch, Tony Gwynn Jr. waits for the right moment to add hops to a kettle of boiling water and malted barley as he tweaks his craft beer recipe on a two-keg system dwarfed by giant tanks at AleSmith Brewing Co. Gwynn followed in the…
04.23 / 14:05
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RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Woodbine ALLOWANCE Purse $61,000. (Plus $18,300 – Other Sources) (Plus $12,000 – State Bred) (Plus $8,925 – read more…
04.23 / 13:32
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