Mon, 27 May 2019

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This massive Vancouver festival features a FREE performance by K-OS! - Vancouver Is Awesome

This massive Vancouver festival features a FREE performance by K-OS! Vancouver Is Awesome This year's Concord Pacific Dragon Boat Festival ...


Premier hints at plan to twin Metro Vancouver's Massey Tunnel

Premier hints at plan to twin Metro Vancouver's Massey Tunnel CBC.ca Premier John Horgan says a twin-tunnel proposal for the ...


Vancouver Pops brings generations together with music at Hockinson Middle School

Vancouver Pops brings generations together with music at Hockinson Middle School The Columbian HOCKINSON The Vancouver Pops made its annual ...


Vancouver rents reaching new highs- $2,200 for one bedroom, over $3,000 for two

Vancouver rents reaching new highs: $2,200 for one bedroom, over $3,000 for two CityNews Vancouver The cost of buying a ...


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Prime Minister Abe could mediate between U.S. and Iran, says Trump

TOKYO, Japan - U.S. President Donald Trump says he would be fine with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe serving as ...

Ill-treatment of Taliban detainees prompts UN rebuke

KABUL, Afghanistan - Reports of prisoners held by the Taliban in Afghanistan being tortured and killed surfaced on Sunday.The reports ...

Japan under fire from North Korea during Trump tour

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea has issued two provocative statements slamming Japan, just as U.S. President Donald Trump has ...

Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Canada

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Teenager Potapova 'speechless' after stunning 'idol' Kerber

Paris - Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova said she was left "speechless" after knocking out her "idol" Angelique Kerber in the ...

Women's hockey has avid fans but needs a corporate cash infusion

Kawhi Leonard recently registered one of the most iconic moments in Toronto Raptors history with his Game 7 buzzer-beater against ...

Clashing rights: Behind the Quebec hijab debate

The Coalition Avenir Quebec (CAQ) government has introduced Bill 21, a law that would supposedly entrench religious neutrality in the ...

We need new treaties to address the growing problem of space debris

Space debris represents the spread of our scorched-earth habits into space. Earth and the orbital space around it are a ...

Na takes 2-shot lead into final round at Colonial

Los Angeles - Kevin Na fired a one-under par 69 on Saturday to take a two-shot lead in the PGA ...

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Chinese shares in demand, Shanghai Composite jumps 1.38%

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were broadly stronger on Monday, although the Australian market wa virtually unchanged.The Nikkei 225 ...


State of Oklahoma to receive $85 million to settle Teva opioid claims

PARSIPPANY, New Jersey/JERUSALEM - Teva Pharmaceuticals USA and its subsidiaries on Sunday announced it had reached a settlement with the ...


Irish agriculture minister warns pig industry of African Swine Fever

DUBLIN, Ireland - African Swine Fever is spreading across the world with serious consequences for pig farmers, meat processors and ...


Bosch fined over diesel emissions scandal

STUTTGART, Germany - Bosch has been hit with a fine of 90 million euros over allegations of negligence in relation ...


Sweden and Ireland delegations get together to discuss digital

CO. WESTMEATH, Ireland - Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Sean Canney welcomed King Carl ...


20-acre recreation complex to boost Buffalo's Outer Harbor

BUFFALO, New York - The new Lakeside Complex on Buffalo's Outer Harbor opened on Friday.The 20-acre site includes a new ...


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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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