North America Newswire (Page 8)

North America Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for North America. (Page 8)

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  1. Days before start of MMIW inquiry, Indigenous activist raises concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    A Winnipeg-based activist whose sister disappeared eight years ago says while she thinks many good things will come from an inquiry into Canada's murdered and missing Indigenous women, she also worries voices from some First Nations communities won't be heard. "It's been tough because you don't have the answers, and you try to keep those memories alive for her children," Smith said.

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  2. Mount Allison to host Mysterious Barricades concert, Sept. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sackville Tribune-Post

    The Mount Allison University music department will host a special concert as part of a national series in support of the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 8:30 a.m. in Brunton Auditorium .

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  3. Trudeau skips Canadian Forces' annual Arctic exercise that Harper made a tradition of attendingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is flying to China on Monday, adding to the long list of countries he has visited since winning last year's federal election. Yet there's one place closer to home that Trudeau hasn't set foot in since forming a government: Canada's far north.

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  4. Juan Gabriel, Mexican superstar singer-songwriter, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    Juan Gabriel , a superstar Mexican songwriter and singer who was an icon in the Latin music world, died Sunday at his home in California at age 66, his publicist said. Juan Gabriel was Mexico's leading singer-songwriter and top-selling artist.

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  5. Juan Gabriel, beloved Mexican performer, dead at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    Juan Gabriel is shown onstage at the Billboard Latin Music Awards on April 28 in Miami. Juan Gabriel, a superstar Mexican songwriter and singer who was an icon in the Latin music world, died Sunday at his home in California at age 66, his publicist said.

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  6. Canadians charged in $23 million cruise ship cocaine bust in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CTV

    Three Canadian cruise ship passengers were charged with drug smuggling Monday after Sydney police allegedly found 95 kilograms of cocaine in their cabin luggage. The haul valued at 31 million Australian dollars was the largest seizure in Australia of narcotics carried by passengers of a cruise ship or airliner, Australian Border Force commander Tim Fitzgerald said.

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  7. Winnipeg Goldeyes lose series finale in 11 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | My Manitoba.com

    Mendonca hit a solo homer to tie the game in the top of the ninth and then drove in the winning run with a single in the 11th as the Sioux City Explorers beat the Goldeyes 3-2 on Sunday afternoon. However, while a win would have really helped the Goldeyes, the loss didn't hurt.

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  8. Trudeau ends Harper's tradition of attending Arctic military exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire, and daughter Ella-Grace board a government plane in Ottawa, Monday August 29, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld OTTAWA -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is flying to China on Monday, adding to the long list of countries he has visited since winning last year's federal election.

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  9. Orl ans soccer referee returns from Olympic assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Orléans Online

    When Canada's women's soccer team lost in the Olympic semi-finals to Germany, it meant that a shot at a gold or silver medal was out of reach. Instead they had to settle for bronze with a gutsy win over the host team from Brazil.

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  10. 3 Canadians charged in $23M cocaine case-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DurhamRegion.com

    Three Canadian cruise ship passengers were charged with drug smuggling Monday after police in Australia allegedly found 95 kilograms of cocaine in their cabin luggage. The haul valued at 31 million Australian dollars was the largest seizure in Australia of narcotics carried by passengers of a cruise ship or airliner, Australian Border Force commander Tim Fitzgerald said.

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  11. #TSX #Mining News: GTA (TSXV: GTA) Reports Gold Recoveries of 99.5%...Read the original story

    Yesterday | InvestorIdeas.com

    August 29, 2016 GTA Mining and Resources Inc. reports preliminary metallurgical testing from the Northshore Property. Results from two composites, one from core of the Afric Zone and one from core of the high-grade Audney vein system, returned peak gold recoveries of 96.3% and 99.5% respectively.

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  12. 'There's a lot of concern there' after live explosive found near RigoletRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    This piece of ordnance was found by a family while berry picking outside of Rigolet last week. It was later detonated by members of the Canadian military.

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  13. Three Canadians Charged With Attempting To Smuggle $30M Worth Of Cocaine Into AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CKNW News Talk 980

    Three Canadians are facing potential life sentences after allegedly attempting to smuggle tens of millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia. 63 year old Andre Tamine, 28 year old Isabelle Lagace and 22 year old Melina Roberce were arrested on Sunday in Sydney when the cruise ship they were travelling, the MS Sea Princess in docked in the Australian city.

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  14. Liberals looking at foreign workers for liquefied gas projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canadian HR Reporter

    Migrant construction workers, abandoned in the thousands by Saudi employers, say they will not accept a government offer of free flights home unless they receive months of unpaid wages. Lyndsay Wasser, co-chair of the privacy group at McMillan LLP, sat down with Canadian HR Reporter to discuss pitfalls and benefits of using social media to conduct background checks during the recruitment process.

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  15. Canadian boat makers ride wave of lower loonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    During the slow climb out of the recession, from 2009 to 2015, total personal watercraft sales at Canadian dealerships rose 29 per cent, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association Canada. During the slow climb out of the recession, from 2009 to 2015, total personal watercraft sales at Canadian dealerships rose 29 per cent, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association Canada.

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  16. CHEERS & JEERS: IRAC beats President Obama to punchRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    CHEERS to the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission, which edged out U.S. President Barack Obama in reacting to the flooding in U.S. Gulf coast states. President Obama was on his way to visit flood-stricken areas of Louisiana when IRAC reacted with great alacrity with a 2.6 cpl increase in in gas prices last week.

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  17. MacLauchlan speaks truth on tradeRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    ... the Canadian system. A central aim of Confederation was to boost trade between the provinces; the British North America Act intimates a demand for what we would now call free trade. Parochialism serves barriers well. The political gain to provincial ...

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  18. Canada orders independent probe of switched-at-birth caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Swanson and David Tait Jr. were switched at birth in 1975 when their mothers gave... . In this Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 photo, Norway House resident David Tait Jr. listen to a reporter during a press conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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  19. Updated: 5 hours agoComments (0)Zach Grzelewski will once again aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Journal

    Zach Grzelewski will once again have an opportunity to skate alongside fellow Thunder Bay native Daniel Del Paggio as a North Star reunion was made in a major junior hockey trade. Last week, Grzelewski's Canadian Hockey League playing rights were dealt by the Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League to the Saint John Sea Dogs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.

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  20. Chinese TV host accuses Canada's tourism body of pressuring to remove program on First NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire, and daughter Ella Grace wave as they board a government plane in Ottawa, Monday en route to China. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire, and daughter Ella Grace wave as they board a government plane in Ottawa, Monday en route to China.

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