Thursday, May 24, 2018

Government leaving door open to sending spare military helicopters to Mali

The Trudeau government is keeping the door open to sending more helicopters to Mali to ensure the Canadian Forces can provide round-the-clock medical evacuations...

Moscow rejects damning new report linking Russian military unit to downing of Flight MH17

Moscow continued to deny involvement in the destruction of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 even as an international team of investigators said Thursday...

Red light! Iqaluit’s first traffic lights cause social media stir

Work has begun on Iqaluit's Federal Road — and with it, a first for Nunavut's capital: traffic lights. The project, which began Monday, involves paving a...

Kidnapped U.N. staff member and son released in Afghanistan

KABUL (Reuters) - A member of the United Nations staff working in Kabul and her son, who were kidnapped in January, have been released,...

Auto insurer’s secret cameras in sting operation broke law, body shop claims

Can insurance companies secretly plant cameras in a private business in the hope of catching it doing something wrong? That's the question an Ontario court...

North Korea Threatens Again To Call Off Trump Summit, Warns Of ‘Nuclear Showdown’

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pictured on April 9, 2018. (KCNA/Reuters) More North Korea has escalated its war of words with the U.S., repeating a...

Alberta’s income tax ‘advantage’ exists for the poor and the rich, but not those...

Alberta governments of every stripe love talking about the "tax advantage" in this province. And it's generally true that Albertans pay less tax — on...

Syrian state media says U.S. hit army posts, U.S. denies

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state media reported that the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State struck Syrian army positions in eastern Syria early on Thursday,...

Exhaustion, concern and relief on board first Hercules airlift for Manitoba fire evacuees

Passengers on board the first military Hercules aircraft carrying residents from a fire-threatened Manitoba community were exhausted but relieved to be heading to safety...

North Korea renews threat to quit summit with Trump

North Korea has renewed its threat to pull out of a summit next month with U.S. President Donald Trump, saying it is...

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