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Seeing a family doctor just got even harder in Ontario

It's 8 p.m. on a week night. You haven't been feeling well all day and now you're even worse. You've ...

How the Liberals paved the way for the Bloc's return

The Liberals launched the election with high hopes for Quebec.After all, their 2015 victory hinged on securing 40 seats in ...

Trump Seeks to Block California as Global Climate Leader

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Wednesday sued to try to block California from engaging in international efforts against climate ...

Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort ends life by euthanasia

Atlanta [USA], Oct 23 (ANI): Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort on Wednesday ended her life at the age of 40 through ...

Pakistan: Peshawar High Court nationalises Edwardes College

Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 23 (ANI): In a setback to the Christian community in Pakistan, the Edwardes College Peshawar, a private ...

Victorious but weakened, Trudeau needs help to form government

A weakened Prime Minister Justin Trudeau set out on Tuesday to secure the support of smaller parties he will need ...

What a Liberal minority government will mean for the health of Canadians

Canada's federal election produced a minority Liberal government that will, in all likelihood, be propped up by the NDP. Read ...

Confusion at the fish counter: How to eat fish responsibly

It now seems absurd that anyone once believed the ocean was inexhaustable: fish stocks are in dismal shape and scientists ...

How progressive voters can truly win in future Canadian elections

Justin Trudeau's Liberals have won a minority government. They hung on in Quebec, Atlantic Canada and Ontario sufficiently to forestall ...

Justin Trudeau's job just got a lot more complicated

Justin Trudeau has held onto power, but his job is now much more challenging and will require innovative thinking.Though the ...

Voting could be the problem with democracy

Around the globe, citizens of many democracies are worried that their governments are not doing what the people want.When voters ...

Bianca Andreescu becomes highest-ranked Canadian in Women's Tennis

Ottawa [Canada], Oct 22 (ANI): Tennis player Bianca Andreescu on Monday scripted history by becoming the highest-ranked Canadian ever in ...

Trudeau set to lead Canada's next government: Exit polls

Ottawa [Canada], Oct 22 (ANI): Justin Trudeau is expected to serve another term as Canada's prime minister as Liberals are ...

China's Energy Risks Rise With Iran Sanctions

As concern rises in China over reliance on imported oil and gas, U.S. sanctions on the transport sector have heightened ...

Can Renewable Power Reenergize Ukraine?

Chernobyl is again churning out energy -- not nuclear, but solar power.In the shadows of the shuttered nuclear power plant ...

Why don't evergreens change color and drop their leaves every fall?

It's autumn in the Northern Hemisphere - otherwise known as leaf-peeping season. Now is when people head outside to soak ...

Lakers, Clippers set to star in wide-open NBA season

Los Angeles - It's a whole new ballgame in the NBA, where a seismic shift in star talent has flung ...

Canada: Make First Nations Water Supply a Priority

(Toronto) - Canada's new government should make addressing the lack of safe drinking water in many First Nations communities in ...

Case of woman accused in Toronto high-rise chair toss put over to next month

The case of a woman accused of throwing a chair off a downtown Toronto high-rise balcony has been put over ...

Garbage or recycling? U of T students invent 'RoboBin' to make the decision for you

Five University of Toronto masters students invented a disposal system that uses AI technology to separate waste into garbage, recycling ...

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Earnings weigh on Wall St, but indices make modest advances

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street made modest gains on Wednesday in the face of disappointing earnings reports, and ...

Dubai Properties to build high-rise tower on last JBR beachfront site

DUBAI, UAE - Prominent developer Dubai Properties, which developed the Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) project, comprising forty high rise towers ...

Bourses across Asia mixed, U.S. dollar regains some ground

SYDNEY, NSW - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.In Japan the key Nikkei 225 index jumped 76.48 points or ...

New Zealand carrier announces direct flights to New York

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Air New Zealand is to launch a non-stop route from Auckland to New York.The new service ...

Wall Street mixed as UK lawmakers reject new Brexit deal

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday with the Dow advancing, while the S&P 500 and ...

Ground-breaking ceremony in Dubai for Malaysian expo team

DUBAI, UAE - Malaysia held a ground-breaking ceremony on Monday, to kick-start construction of it's pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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