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WHL Roundup: Thursday, February 14, 2019

MOOSE JAW, Sask. - Vince Loschiavo scored twice and Todd Scott made 31 saves as the Edmonton Oil Kings edged ...


Officials warn of several measles cases at 2 Vancouver schools

A measles scare continues in Vancouver with new cases being reported in at least two local schools. Neetu Garcha reports. ...


Canadian home sales dropped 4%, average price down 5.5% in January

Benchmark home prices, which adjust for different property types, were virtually flat, the latest report from the Canadian Real Estate ...


Snow piles up again as winter storm returns to South Coast

Just days after the last winter wallop, snow has again returned to the South Coast causing school cancellations and traffic ...


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Pence says Iran openly advocating another Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence zeroed in onĀ Iran on Thursday when he addressed Polish Prime Minister Mateusz ...

Crackdown on mail distribution centre in Darwin results in seizures

DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia - A crackdown on the sending of illicit substances and other illegal items through the post ...

Youthful U.S. drug dealer caught boarding plane for Hawaii from Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - A 21-year old American drug lord has been arrested at Sydney International Airport as he was about ...

Jaish al-Adl claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian forces

TEHRAN, Iran - A deadly suicide bombing has claimed the lives of at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

B'Tselem says High Court bears responsibility over Palestinian lands

TEL AVIV, Israel - A report has been completed and distributed in Israel by a local human rights group, taking ...

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11-year-old Riya Rajkumar found dead in Brampton, father arrested

Toronto [Canada], Feb 15 (ANI): 41-year-old Roopesh Rajkumar was arrested by law enforcement after his 11-year-old daughter, Riya Rajkumar, was ...

Pulwama attack: World unites against terrorism

New Delhi [India], Feb 15 (ANI): Several countries, including Canada, Germany, Saudi Arabia and UAE, have condemned the ghastly Pulwama ...

Woman charged with tossing chairs from Canada high-rise

A 19-year-old woman turned herself in to police on Wednesday to face charges for allegedly throwing two chairs off a ...

ANCA launches Raphael Lemkin Policy Series on Genocide

PanARMENIAN.Net - The President of the International Association of Genocide Scholars, Dr. Henry Theriault , will headline the inaugural February ...

No gaping holes to fill for proficient Peshawar Zalmi

History Peshawar Zalmi have, alongside Quetta Gladiators, been the most consistent sides in the PSL. The only team besides Islamabad ...

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Amazon cancels proposal to build New York City headquarters

NEW YORK, New York - The Big Apple has lost out on its bid to host a new headquarters for ...


Airbus reports record profit despite lack of take-up of A380s

LONDON, UK - Airbus on Thursday made a shock announcement that it would cease deliveries of A380s as of 2021. ...


Tokyo's Nikkei 225 ends Friday down 239 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets generally tanked on Friday, alrthough the ASX in Australia managed to eke out a ...


Federal Trade Commission and Facebook in settlement talks

WASHINGTON DC - Facebook and the U.S. government are in talks about settling a range of charges in relation to ...


Shock economic data rattles Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street finished finished with a whimper on Thursday, recouping some ground after heavier, earlier ...


Global banking heads gather in Dublin for European Financial Forum

DUBLIN, Ireland - The European Financial Forum was staged at Dublin Castle on Wednesday, marking the fourth year of the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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