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  1. Trekker missing in Nepal for 47 days saved, girlfriend dies 3 days before rescue

    Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories 04.27 / 05:23 www.ctvnews.ca
    A Taiwanese man who was missing on a mountain in Nepal for 47 days was rescued Wednesday, but his girlfriend died just three days before they were discovered, trekking officials…
  2. Mini-camp provides early auditions at linebacker

    Lined up next to one another on the sidelines near the north end zone at Investors Group Field, Kyle Knox and Nick Temple wait patiently for their cue. Just feet in…
  3. Man kidnaps neighbour, holds her captive in covered pit until rescuers hear woman crying for help

    Nationalpost.com - Top Stories 04.27 / 04:54 www.nationalpost.com
    The woman in 2016 had reported receiving harassing phone calls and text messages from Dunn, who she and her family had known for some…
  4. How RCMP and their families came to share a resting place in the capital

    Nationalpost.com - Top Stories 04.27 / 04:32 www.nationalpost.com
    Beechwood Cemetery and the Northwest Mounted Police were both just a few years old when the Ottawa burial ground erected its first monument to a mounted police officer killed in the line of duty. His name was Const. Marmaduke Graburn, and he was just 19 years old when he was killed four months into his…
  5. Trump says he won't pull U.S. out of NAFTA

    Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories 04.27 / 03:45 www.ctvnews.ca
    U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after administration officials said he was considering a draft executive order to do just…
  6. White House: Trump says US will not withdraw from NAFTA

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after…
  7. Trump told Canada, Mexico he has ‘agreed not to terminate NAFTA at this time’: White House

    Nationalpost.com - Top Stories 04.27 / 03:13 www.nationalpost.com
    Instead, Trudeau and Peña Nieto ‘agreed to proceed swiftly... to enable the renegotiation’ of the trade deal,’ the White House announced Wednes…
  8. Quebec cabinet minister ‘really, really sorry’ for replying in French to question asked in English

    Nationalpost.com - Top Stories 04.27 / 02:49 www.nationalpost.com
    ‘Next time ... if he repeats a question in English... part of the answer will be in English. Maybe all of it. Depends on the question,’ Martin Coiteux sai…
  1. Ukraine wants armed peacekeepers after war monitor killed

    Globalnews.ca - Politics 04.27 / 04:04 globalnews.ca
    International monitors are back on patrol in eastern Ukraine, just days after an observer was killed by a suspected…
  2. Quebec cabinet minister ‘really, really sorry’ for replying in French to question asked in English

    News.nationalpost.com - Politics 04.27 / 02:49 news.nationalpost.com
    ‘Next time ... if he repeats a question in English... part of the answer will be in English. Maybe all of it. Depends on the question,’ Martin Coiteux sai…
  3. Changing the future for Canada’s conservatives, one dinner at a time

    Macleans.ca - Politics 04.27 / 02:27 www.macleans.ca
    Columnist Scott Gilmore is hosting events on modernizing—or maybe remaking—the Conservative Party The post Changing the future for Canada’s conservatives, one dinner at a time appeared first on Mac…
  4. Conservative leadership candidates target Maxime Bernier in debate

    Macleans.ca - Politics 04.27 / 02:03 www.macleans.ca
    Past front-runner Kevin O'Leary quit the race just hours before the debate The post Conservative leadership candidates target Maxime Bernier in debate appeared first on…
  5. With O’Leary gone, Tory leadership candidates pile on front-runner Maxime Bernier in final debate

    News.nationalpost.com - Politics 04.27 / 02:02 news.nationalpost.com
    ‘Today, the race just got real,’ said candidate Erin O’Toole. ‘Elvis has left the buildin…
  6. Inside the 'moment of truth' for Kevin O'Leary's campaign

    Cbc.ca - Politics 04.27 / 01:50 www.cbc.ca
    Kevin O'Leary's campaign team sat down with him for a pivotal discussion last week that ultimately led to the reality TV star's decision to bow out of the Conservative leadership…
  7. Conservative Leadership Candidates Target Bernier's 'Extreme' Views In Final Debate

    Huffingtonpost.ca - Politics 04.27 / 01:34 www.huffingtonpost.ca
    OTTAWA — The Conservative leadership race now enters the final weeks with penultimate debate showcasing the task at hand for the majority of candidates: take down clear front-runner Maxime Bernier. Wednesday night's final party debate in Toronto was supposed to be a big political spectacle in its own right, with the May 27 climax looming on the calendar. But then celebrity businessman and front-runner Kevin O'Leary went and quit the race just hours before, a development that some party m…
  8. Canada needs plan for U.S. tax cuts: business council

    Business group urges Ottawa, provinces to be ready to lower taxes, says White House reducing rates would produce…
  1. Jefferson Muzzle 'awards' take aim at free-speech offenders

    Newstalk650.com - World 04.27 / 06:33 newstalk650.com
    RICHMOND, Va. — A Tennessee sheriff accused of deleting atheists' comments on a county Facebook page, a school chief who dismissed a teacher who stepped on the American flag in class, and the U.S. Senate for a bill targeting speech on college campuses are among the winners of the Jefferson Muzzles — satiric awards bestowed annually by a free-speech group. The Charlottesville, Virginia-based Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression on Thursday announced its eight win…
  2. Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule

    Newstalk650.com - World 04.27 / 06:33 newstalk650.com
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas will reach the end of an aggressive execution schedule Thursday as it prepares for a fourth lethal injection in a week after initially planning twice as many over an 11-day period. Kenneth Williams, 38, is set to die for killing a former deputy warden following an escape. Each of several stay requests has been rejected or overturned, and it will take a court order to prevent his execution at 7 p.m. Thursday. "The Arkansas Supreme Court has denied all requests f…
  3. United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000

    Newstalk650.com - World 04.27 / 06:33 newstalk650.com
    DALLAS — United Airlines says it will raise the limit — to $10,000 — on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat. United is also vowing to reduce, but not eliminate, overbooking — the selling of more tickets than there are seats on the plane. The airline made the promises Thursday as it released a report detailing mistakes that led to the A…
  4. Observers: Large explosion rocks Syrian capital

    Newstalk650.com - World 04.27 / 06:33 newstalk650.com
    BEIRUT — A large explosion rocked the Syrian capital early Thursday, followed by a fire near the Damascus airport, Syrian opposition activists and a monitor said. The explosion was heard across the capital, jolting residents awake, the head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights Rami Abdurrahman said. He said the explosion was reported to have happened near the Damascus airport road. The dawn explosion was also reported by other activists' networks but the source was u…
  5. Jefferson Muzzle ‘awards’ take aim at free-speech offenders

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 04.27 / 05:53 lethbridgeherald.com
    RICHMOND, Va. – A Tennessee sheriff accused of deleting atheists’ comments on a county Facebook page, a school chief who dismissed a teacher who stepped on the American flag in class, and the U.S. Senate for a bill targeting speech on college campuses are among the winners of the Jefferson Muzzles – satiric awards bestowed The post Jefferson Muzzle ‘awards’ take aim at free-speech offenders appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  6. Ohio man charged with kidnapping neighbour to be in court

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 04.27 / 05:53 lethbridgeherald.com
    WILMINGTON, Ohio – Police say an Ohio man accused of kidnapping a neighbour and keeping her trapped in a small pit is to appear in court on a charge of kidnapping. Blanchester police say 45-year-old Dennis Dunn is scheduled for a hearing Thursday in Clinton County Municipal Court in Wilmington. Dunn was arrested Wednesday after The post Ohio man charged with kidnapping neighbour to be in court appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  7. Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 04.27 / 05:53 lethbridgeherald.com
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Arkansas will reach the end of an aggressive execution schedule Thursday as it prepares for a fourth lethal injection in a week after initially planning twice as many over an 11-day period. Kenneth Williams, 38, is set to die for killing a former deputy warden following an escape. Each of several The post Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  8. United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 04.27 / 05:53 lethbridgeherald.com
    DALLAS – United Airlines says it will raise the limit – to $10,000 – on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat. United is also vowing to reduce, but The post United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  1. Wednesday's Games

    Newstalk650.com - Canada 04.27 / 06:33 newstalk650.com
    Wednesday's Games NHL Playoffs Second Round Edmonton 5 Anaheim 3 (Oilers lead series 1-0) Nashville 4 St. Louis 3 (Predators lead series 1-0) --- AHL Playoffs First Round (best-of-five) Toronto 3 Albany 2 (OT) (Marlies lead series 2-1) Syracuse 3 St. John's 2 (Crunch lead series 2-1) Lehigh Valley 2 Hershey 1 (OT) (Bears lead series 2-1) Chicago 3 Charlotte 2 (Wolves win series 3-2) Grand Rapids 3 Milwaukee 2 (OT) (Griffins win series 3-0) --- NBA Playoffs First Round Washington 103 Atl…
  2. Did the BC NDP leader just say the Liberals would win the election?

    Globalnews.ca - Canada 04.27 / 06:17 globalnews.ca
    "That would be put down to a mis-speak I would…
  3. Adam Larsson scores twice in third, Oilers beat Ducks 5-3 to take Game 1

    Newstalk650.com - Canada 04.27 / 06:12 newstalk650.com
    ANAHEIM, Calif. — Adam Larsson scored his second goal with 4:40 remaining, Mark Letestu had two power-play goals and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-3 in Game 1 of the second round on Wednesday night. Cam Talbot made 33 saves for the Oilers, who regained the lead when Larsson's centring pass from behind the net struck Ducks defenceman Josh Manson's skate and went in. Jakob Silfverberg and Patrick Eaves scored 1:20 apart midway through the third period to erase a 3-1 d…
  4. Nashville's Fiala leaves on stretcher with leg injury

    Newstalk650.com - Canada 04.27 / 05:28 newstalk650.com
    ST. LOUIS — Nashville forward Kevin Fiala was taken off the ice on a stretcher after he hurt his left leg during Game 1 of the Predators' second-round series against St. Louis on Wednesday night. Fiala was hit by Blues defenceman Robert Bortuzzo and went hard into the boards behind the St. Louis net at 1:46 of the second period. The injury led to a 17-minute delay while Fiala received medical attention. "It was tough," Predators defenceman P.K. Subban said. "You never want to see a young k…
  5. Brad Gushue beats Steve Laycock 7-5, opens Champions Cup with back-to-back wins

    Newstalk650.com - Canada 04.27 / 05:05 newstalk650.com
    CALGARY — World champion Brad Gushue is off to a fine start at the Champions Cup curling competition. Gushue, from St. John's, N.L., scored three in the final end to down Saskatoon's Steve Laycock 7-5 in Wednesday's evening draw. He's 2-0 to open the tournament, alongside Winnipeg's Mike McEwen and American John Shuster through five draws. McEwen beat Scotland's Tom Brewster (0-2) 9-1 while Shuster downed Greg Balsdon of Kingston, Ont., (0-2) 8-4 in the other evening draws. Laycock (1-1) d…
  6. Corporate Canada warns Trump’s tax cut plan would hurt competitiveness

    Citynews.ca - Canada 04.27 / 04:52 www.citynews.ca
    OTTAWA – Corporate Canada is bracing for the latest economic challenge out of Washington: a tax-cutting plan for U.S. businesses that many fear would pose a considerable threat to Canadian competitiveness as well as Ottawa’s bottom line. The White House announced a tax-reform package Wednesday that included a proposal to significantly slash the top U.S.…
  7. Kevin O’Leary quits Conservative leadership race, supports Maxime Bernier

    Citynews.ca - Canada 04.27 / 04:52 www.citynews.ca
    OTTAWA – Celebrity investor and reality-TV star Kevin O’Leary, who rattled Conservative cages three months ago when he joined the party’s leadership race, did it again Wednesday by quitting a contest observers believe he had every chance of winning. O’Leary’s stunning news — he’s throwing his support behind Quebec rival Maxime Bernier — appeared to [&#…
  8. Trump tells Canada, Mexico he won't terminate NAFTA

    Newstalk650.com - Canada 04.27 / 04:21 newstalk650.com
    WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Canada and Mexico that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement. The White House announcement just only hours after administration officials said Trump was considering a draft executive order to do just that. The late-night announcement was made in a read-out of calls between Trump, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena. It said Trump has "agreed not to terminate NAFTA at this …