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  1. 3 storm chasers killed in crash during West Texas storms

    03.29 / 03:04 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Three storm chasers were killed when their vehicles collided at a rural crossroads during severe West Texas storms on…
  2. Plot to steal Ferrari founder’s body for ransom foiled by police

    03.29 / 02:14 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Italian investigators said on Tuesday they had foiled a plot to steal the body of legendary Formula One racing pioneer Enzo Ferrari and demand a…
  3. Cyclone rips off roofs, flings boats onto land in Australia

    03.29 / 01:47 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Residents of Australia's cyclone-battered tropical northeast emerged from their homes to find roofs lying in their yards, boats flung onto rocks and roads…
  4. TSA criticized for conducting pat down on boy with special needs

    03.28 / 22:28 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    A mother says she and her special needs son were "treated like dogs" after her request for alternate screening at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport led an officer to closely pat down the…
  5. 4-year-old migrant girl reunited with mother after 5 harrowing months apart

    03.28 / 20:23 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    A migrant girl who arrived in Italy alone from North Africa had an emotional reunion with her…
  6. Scottish parliament backs bid for a second independence referendum

    03.28 / 17:49 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The Scottish parliament on Tuesday backed a bid to hold a new independence referendum in 2018 or 2019, but the British government immediately rejected the…
  7. HMCS Saskatoon assists in massive $500M cocaine bust

    03.28 / 16:37 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    HMCS Saskatoon seized roughly 660 kilograms of cocaine during the operation dubbed Caribbe and in assistance with the…
  8. U.S. language guide OK’s ‘they’ as gender-neutral pronoun

    03.28 / 14:56 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The AP says the pronoun can also be used to describe people who don’t identify as a specific g…
  9. Homeless tenants evicted from ‘loft’ built beneath highway overpass

    03.28 / 14:07 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Officials in Concord, Calif., have given a group of homeless people 72 hours to leave from under a highway overpass, including occupants who built a “loft” in the bridge’s support beams…
  10. Cyclone Debbie batters Australia damaging homes, cutting power

    03.28 / 12:26 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Howling winds, heavy rain and huge seas pounded Australia's northeast on Tuesday, damaging homes and cutting power to thousands as Tropical Cyclone Debbie tore through the far north of…
  11. South Korea salvage crews find presumed remains of ferry disaster victims

    03.28 / 12:26 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    South Korean salvage crews on Tuesday found what was presumed to be the remains of one or more of the missing victims of a 2014 ferry…
  12. African countries on brink of famine as Donald Trump slashes foreign aid

    03.28 / 12:26 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African…
  13. Holland America no longer cruising to Acapulco because it’s too violent

    03.28 / 12:26 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Acapulco and areas inland in the Pacific coast state of Guerrero have been plagued by high levels of crime and drug gang…
  14. London attack: 2 more ‘significant arrests’ made

    03.24 / 09:21 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Nine people are currently in custody, while one has been released on…
  15. Video shows Theresa May, British MPs fleeing Parliament after attack

    03.24 / 03:53 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The videos show the panic in and around the Parliament building after gunshots were…
  16. North Korea is ready to conduct a new nuclear test at any time: South Korean official

    03.24 / 03:04 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    "We are keeping a close eye on its nuclear…
  17. Royal Jordanian Airlines issues cheeky response to Trump’s electronics ban

    03.24 / 02:41 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Royal Jordanian is offering lighthearted advice to passengers disgruntled by the Trump administration's electronics…
  18. Fact check: Where does Donald Trump get his information?

    03.24 / 01:33 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    WASHINGTON – Sitting atop that vast apparatus of institutional knowledge, hard-won intelligence and data known as the U.S. government, President Donald Trump forms some of his most contentious opinions from other sources entirely. It could be a pundit’s half-remembered comment on TV, a single word in a newspaper headline or the most self-persuasive source…
  19. 10-year-old ring bearer to make Kentucky couple’s wedding extra special

    03.24 / 00:46 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Kentucky couple asks a 10-year-old boy battling a rare genetic condition to be their ring bearer for their…
  20. Canadian linked to ISIS arrested in Turkey: report

    03.24 / 00:23 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Turkish media reports claimed that "Wassim B." was planning to return to…