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 2019-05-21 01:12 

The Globe and Mail

Lawyers protected from money laundering scrutiny...

Lawyers have been exempt from reporting suspicious transactions to FinTRAC since a 2015 Supreme Court of Canada decision...

 2019-05-21 01:07 

Global News

Edmonton Eskimos' new-look receiving corps a work in progress...

The Edmonton Eskimos have a lot of new faces, which means a lot of new chemistry to build. On offence, it's a whole new scheme for the green and gold, with a lot of new faces catching the ball....

 2019-05-21 01:07 

The Globe and Mail

Trudeau credits immigration for Canada's growing tech sector...

Prime Minister says Canada has become a major source of talent for tech all over the world and that it is attracting entrepreneurs to the country...

 2019-05-21 01:03 

CTV News

U.S. bill takes aim at money-making schemes in video games...

A proposed U.S. bill targets things like 'loot boxes' and 'pay-to-win' functions in video games that players can purchase during game play to enhance their experience, providing things like weapons, costumes and health points....

 2019-05-21 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Doug Parton: LNG offers bright future for First Nations youth and northern communities...

LNG Canada, the first of the proposed LNG projects in northern B.C. to have shovels in the ground, is a $40-billion project that is expected to employ 4,500 construction workers, 95 per cent of who......

 2019-05-21 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Sun letters to the editor for Tuesday, May 21, 2019...

The provincial and federal governments seem to speak out of both sides of their mouths. We get big announcements about scandalous money laundering affecting us all and specifically driving up housi......

 2019-05-21 01:00 

The Globe and Mail

'Cursed' St. Louis Blues are quietly redefining their history...

The Blues aren't boring any more, instead they are putting together a fairy tale season...

 2019-05-21 01:00 

The Globe and Mail

Surrey mayor makes a comeback with contentious agenda...

Doug McCallum is a mayor in a hurry. The leader of B.C.'s second-most populous city, now six months into his second run in the job, is moving quickly on an agenda that includes replacing the RCMP as the city's police force and upending a regional ...

 2019-05-21 00:58 

Toronto Star

Siakam rebound could give Raptors second wind against Bucks...

After hurting the Raptors' cause in Games 1 and 2 of the Eastern final, Pascal Siakam turned in a Scottie Pippen-worthy performance to Kawhi Leonard's ongoing Michael Jordan knockoff. More of the same could go a long way for Toronto, Dave Feschuk ...

 2019-05-21 00:56 

National Post

NY mayor orders probe into taxi medallion brokers...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has ordered a joint investigation into predatory practices by taxi medallion brokers. The mayor says the 45-day review by the Taxi and Limousine Commission, Department of Finance and Department of Consumer Affairs "w...

 2019-05-21 00:52 

Global News

Century old Falkland Stampede keeps town going...
 2019-05-21 00:50 

Global News

Child in life-threatening condition, 3 injured after crash in Toronto's east end...

Emergency crews were called to the Pharmacy Avenue and Huntingwood Drive area, north of Sheppard Avenue East, at around 5:50 p.m....

 2019-05-21 00:49 

Toronto Star

Adam Konar starting 'new chapter' after signing deal with B.C. Lions...

Former Edmonton linebacker joining Lions nine days after being released....

 2019-05-21 00:43 

Global News

Tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma, Texas as forecasters warn more perilous weather could hit...

An intense storm system that weather forecasters labeled "particularly dangerous" swept through the Southern Plains Monday, spawning a few tornadoes....

 2019-05-21 00:39 

National Post

UN: Armed group closed water supply valves in Libya capital...

An armed group stormed the main water distribution station in Libya's capital and closed valves supplying Tripoli and cities in the northwest, potentially affecting some two million people, the United Nations said Monday. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujar...

 2019-05-21 00:37 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Fire-damaged container ship Yantian Express finally arrives in Halifax...

A container ship that caught fire mid-ocean in January finally arrived at its Halifax destination on Monday after spending nearly four months in Freeport, Bahamas....

 2019-05-21 00:35 

Global News

Zach Collaros 'more comfortable' heading into second season with Roughriders...

Zach Collaros ready to go back to work for the Saskatchewan Roughriders after plenty of time to prepare for the 2019 CFL season....

 2019-05-21 00:31 

The Globe and Mail

Ford staffer using private e-mail for government business...

More than 130 pages of partly redacted records have been released to The Globe and Mail after a request for government records held in the Gmail account of Nico Fidani, an executive assistant to Doug Ford...

 2019-05-21 00:30 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

'The most exciting sport you'll ever see': Indian relay takes off in northern Alberta...

Thousands of animated fans watched daredevil riders at Bonnyville's rodeo grounds, during an inaugural Indian relay race over the May long weekend....

 2019-05-21 00:26 

Global News

Young local artist making music in Saskatoon...

A young 13-year-old singer/songwriter is breaking into the music scene with a locally produced music video created in Saskatoon....

 2019-05-21 00:23 

Montreal Gazette

No job is safe as Alouettes begin training camp hoping to rebound...

Training camps in every sport always open with the tired clich that every spot is open and, in this case, it's true....

 2019-05-21 00:23 

Toronto Sun

EDITORIAL: If only we could see some old fashioned sunny ways...

Quite a few voters and pundits were skeptical from the get go about Justin Trudeau's "sunny ways" mantra. It was a nice idea but it was style over substance, many observed.We will......

 2019-05-21 00:22 

Toronto Star

Parents who adopt get less paid leave than biological parents. That's unfair, new report says...

"We're not asking for more than biological families," said Valerie Howes of Adopt4Life: Ontario's Adoptive Parents Association. "We're just asking to catch up with them."...

 2019-05-21 00:22 

Toronto Star

Resting red-hot Vlad for Jays-Red Sox opener shortchanges fans...

Everybody needs a break sometimes, but for Vlad Guerrero Jr. — named AL player of the week after a torrid road trip — Monday's holiday matinee was not the time for a host of reasons, Rosie DiManno writes....

 2019-05-21 00:11 

Global News

Trudeau credits immigration for Canada's growing technology sector...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says immigration is a significant reason why Canada's technology sector has been thriving....

 2019-05-21 00:04 

National Post

Giants call up lefty Andrew Suarez to start against Braves...

SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Giants called up left-hander Andrew Suarez to start Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves. Suarez was 2-3 with a 6.33 ERA in six starts for Triple-A Sacramento before making his season debut against the...

 2019-05-21 00:03 

National Post

Food insecurity worsens in Nunavut after Ottawa tries to help...

Since the program was launched in 2011, replacing an earlier mail subsidy program, rates of food insecurity have increased more than 13 per cent...

 2019-05-21 00:02 

CP24

Justin Trudeau credits immigration for Canada's growing tech sector...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says immigration is a significant reason why Canada's technology sector has been thriving....

 2019-05-21 00:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Call us before bringing in orphaned animals, wildlife centre says...

Many species leave their offspring while they are out searching for food, giving the impression that the young animals are fending for themselves, the Critter Care Wildlife Society says....

 2019-05-20 23:59 

The Globe and Mail

Tornadoes hit U.S. Southern Plains following dangerous storm...

The National Weather Service had warned that Monday evening could bring perilous weather to a large swath of western Texas, most of Oklahoma and southern Kansas...

 2019-05-20 23:59 

Toronto Sun

LEVY: Anti-Israel party crashers have little impact on Walk with Israel...

Sporting a Che Guevera-type hat, anti-Israel activist Firas Al Hajim turned up 30 minutes late at the wheel of a U-Haul cube fan for a 3 p.m. counter-protest Monday he'd advertised extensivel......

 2019-05-20 23:58 

CTV News

Trudeau credits immigration as key to Canada's growing tech sector...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says immigration is a significant reason why Canada's technology sector has been thriving....

 2019-05-20 23:52 

National Post

The Latest: Trump claims Biden 'deserted' Pennsylvania...

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. — The Latest on President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Pennsylvania (all times local): 8:45 p.m. President Donald Trump is claiming that former Vice-President Joe Biden "deserted" Pennsylvania. Trump and Biden have...

 2019-05-20 23:52 

Global News

Langley senior launches petition to end parking fees at local hospital...

A Langley senior spent Victoria Day collecting signatures for a petition to eliminate parking fees at Langley Memorial Hospital....

 2019-05-20 23:52 

National Post

Justin Trudeau credits immigration for Canada's growing tech sector...

TORONTO — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told hundreds of attendees at a conference in Toronto on Monday that Canada's thriving technology sector is a result of the country's openness to immigrants and he hopes Canadians will continue to view...

 2019-05-20 23:50 

Toronto Star

Tory tells Ford city will look for savings, if province cancels this year's budget cuts...

Mayor John Tory has issued a letter to Premier Doug Ford, offering to work with the province to find efficiencies in next year's city budget. But Tory urged Ford to cancel this year's $178-million retroactive budget cuts, saying it "defies log...

 2019-05-20 23:46 

Toronto Sun

Raptors' Green happy coach had faith in him...

There's no hiding the fact that the Raptors just simply aren't getting the offence they need from at least two normally reliable sources.Neither Danny Green or Fred VanVleet have lived ......

 2019-05-20 23:45 

Toronto Star

Kawhi vs. Giannis is the series for Raptors and Bucks...

If Giannis Antetokoumpo is muffled, the Bucks can be beaten, and the Raptors' Kawhi Leonard has proven he's the man for the job — health permitting, Bruce Arthur writes....

 2019-05-20 23:44 

Global News

3 handwritten wills found in the home of Aretha Franklin...

Franklin was 76 when she died last August of pancreatic cancer. Lawyers and family members said at the time that she had no will, but three handwritten versions were discovered earlier this month....

 2019-05-20 23:43 

CBC

World Cup ticket buyers discovering seats aren't together...

Fans planning to attend the Women's World Cup in France are finding out that the seats they bought might not be together....

 2019-05-20 23:41 

National Post

California eyes health care for immigrants in US illegally...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Lilian Serrano's mother-in-law had lots of stomach problems, but she always blamed food. Doctors at a San Diego-area clinic suspected Genoveva Angeles might have cancer, but they could not say for sure because they did not h...

 2019-05-20 23:41 

Global News

House panel releases transcripts of closed-door interviews with Michael Cohen...

The transcripts are from interviews the panel conducted with Cohen in February and March. The House Intelligence Committee voted to release them 12-7....

 2019-05-20 23:30 

Toronto Star

Child in life-threatening condition after two-car collision in Scarborough...

Paramedics say four people were injured in the crash at Pharmacy Ave. and Huntingwood Dr. in Scarborough....

 2019-05-20 23:30 

Toronto Sun

At this stage it's all about who wins the rest and recovery game...

Game 4 between the Toronto Raptors and Milwaukee Bucks just might come down to who can get back up to speed the quickest.Game 3 — a contest that was decided in double-overtime and was a must-......

 2019-05-20 23:27 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

'It's tinder dry out here': Wildfire threatens ranch near Falcon Beach...

A wildfire threatened a ranch in the Whiteshell area Monday afternoon but water bombers have it under control....

 2019-05-20 23:27 

National Post

Prosecutor: Agent called migrants 'savages' before hitting 1...

PHOENIX — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say. Court documents filed...

 2019-05-20 23:25 

National Post

Trump team to brief Congress on Iran; Dems seek counterpoint...

WASHINGTON — As questions mount over President Donald Trump's tough talk on Iran, top national security officials are heading to Capitol Hill to brief Congress. But skeptical Democrats have asked for a second opinion. The competing closed-door s...

 2019-05-20 23:23 

National Post

World Cup ticket buyers discovering seats aren't together...

Fans planning to attend the Women's World Cup in France are finding out that the seats they bought might not be together. Tickets were made available to print Monday and ticket holders learned that their seats were sometimes split up in separate rows ...

 2019-05-20 23:19 

Toronto Star

Canada blanks Denmark 5-0 at world hockey championship...

The Canadian men have clinched a playoff berth and sit one point back of Finland in the Group A standings....

 2019-05-20 23:19 

Global News

North Korea calls U.S. 'a gangster country,' urges U.N. to act against ship seizure...

North Korea said in a letter to the U.N. that the Trump administration committed...

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