Friday, July 20, 2018

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe told to resign ahead of impeachment proceedings

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe faced the start of an impeachment process on Tuesday and should heed his people’s call to resign,...

Tillerson urges long halt to North Korea weapons tests before any talks

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday urged North Korea to carry out a “sustained cessation” of weapons testing...

Failing to register 1974 same-sex marriage not discriminatory: Manitoba human rights adjudicator

A Manitoba human rights adjudicator says the province's vital statistics bureau was not discriminatory for continuing to refuse to register the marriage...

Aymen Derbali, paralyzed in Quebec City mosque shooting, to receive $400K today

Just a few days after Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette pleaded guilty, one man who was left paralyzed from the chest down in...

Child dead, 14 others in hospital after Stoney First Nation ‘illness’

The RCMP are investigating after a child was found dead Wednesday morning on a Calgary-area First Nation — the victim of what officials are...

Elderly Nova Scotia couple reunited in same nursing home following appeal

An Annapolis Valley couple in their 90s who were forced to live apart after what their family called "a deeply flawed" assessment from the Nova Scotia Health...

U.S. says it’s studying Canada’s border pact proposal as Hussen downplays talk of negotiations

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security says it is reviewing a proposal to amend a border pact to manage asylum seekers, but Canada's immigration...

Turkey says U.S. trial of bank executive was political: spokesman

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The U.S. court that sentenced a Turkish banker to 32 months in prison over his part in a scheme to help...