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|Air Algerie Flight AH5017 wreckage spotted in northeastern Mali, president says - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:03:35 EDT|
The wreckage of an Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board that is presumed to have crashed over northern Mali has been spotted between the northeastern towns of Aguelhok and Kidal, according to Mali's president, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.
|Israeli fire hits compound housing UN school in Gaza, killing 15 - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:18:57 EDT|
Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside.
|Ukraine rebel leader backtracks on missile claim - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:45 EDT|
A Ukrainian rebel leader backtracked Thursday from his claim that pro-Russian separatists had an anti-aircraft missile of the type Washington says was used to shoot down Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17.
|'Run, Rick, go — go!' woman shouts as iceberg collapses near boat - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:49:21 EDT|
A central Newfoundland woman who captured the sudden disintegration of an arched iceberg says she has learned a lesson about getting too close to the massive structures.
|False killer whale calf now nursing at Vancouver aquarium - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:58:45 EDT|
After many failed attempts, a false killer whale calf rescued near Tofino, B.C., earlier this month has reached a milestone and has started nursing from a bottle, according to staff at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre.
|Why Roots walked away from Parks Canada clothing deal - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:00:00 EDT|
Why did Roots, the iconic Canadian company that’s synonymous with stylish, quality casual wear for nature lovers, drop out of a plan to collaborate with Parks Canada on a new fashion line?
|Parts of southern B.C. clean up from flash flooding - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:48:31 EDT|
Residents of Kamloops and other parts of southern B.C. are cleaning up after torrential rains soaked the region on Sunday, causing flash flooding, power outages and small mudslides.
|GM puts $400M in fund for ignition-switch deaths, injuries - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:07:58 EDT|
General Motors has set aside $400 million for compensation to families of those killed or injured in crashes caused by a faulty ignition switch in its small cars.
|Ukraine's prime minister resigns amid government turmoil - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:27:23 EDT|
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has announced his resignation following turmoil in government.
|UN probes report of Iraq militants ordering genital mutilation of 4 million women - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:26:16 EDT|
Militant group Islamic State has ordered all girls and women in and around Iraq's northern city of Mosul to undergo female genital mutilation, the United Nations says.
|Acetaminophen doesn't reduce lower back pain, trial suggests - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:01:43 EDT|
Acetaminophen, a painkiller universally recommended to treat people with acute low back pain, does not speed recovery or reduce pain from the condition, according to the results of a large trial published on Thursday.
|Air Canada resumes flights to Tel Aviv starting tonight - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:11:35 EDT|
Air Canada is resuming flights to Tel Aviv starting tonight, the airline has announced.
|Justin Bieber posts 11 partial songs on Instagram - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:02:22 EDT|
Canadian pop star Justin Bieber sends fans into a frenzy, posting 11 partial songs on Instagram sparking speculation of a new album.
|'I felt like I was reborn,' says man freed from human trafficking ring in Canada - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:12:51 EDT|
A man lured into what has been called the largest human trafficking ring in Canadian history says he’s thrilled the individuals who forced him to work in deplorable conditions have been deported — because he was afraid they would come after him again.
|CRTC probes telcos that charge for paper bills - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:10:16 EDT|
Canada's broadcast regulator is going to look into why some telecom and cable companies charge customers who want to receive paper bills instead of electronic ones.
|Injured Moncton Mounties thank community for helping them heal - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:53:00 -0400|
The two Mounties injured in Moncton last month are thanking their community for its support following the shooting spree that left three of their colleagues dead.
|Pilot OK after CF-18 struck by lightning in Alberta - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:27:00 -0400|
The pilot of a CF-18 on its way to an air show in northwestern Alberta landed safely Thursday morning after it was struck by lightning.
|Florida police not revealing details about death of Toronto-born law professor - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:58:00 -0400|
Detectives in Florida say Canadian law professor Daniel Markel was shot in the head, but won't say whether he was shot from the front or back.
|Rescued false killer whale calf shows signs of improvement - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:13:00 -0400|
A critically ill false killer whale calf rescued off a beach on the west coast of Vancouver Island has overcome one of its most life-threatening challenges.
|Police used 'reasonable force' in arrest that broke women's arm - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:15:46 -0400|
Nova Scotia's Serious Incident Response Team says there was no excessive force used in a case involving a woman who suffered a broken arm during an arrest by Halifax police.
|Hersi gets 10 years on terror charges - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:43:00 -0400|
The first Canadian man convicted of attempting to join a terrorist group has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
|82-year-old Good Samaritan robbed while trying to help 'lost tourists' - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:06:00 -0400|
Police in Victoria are looking for a young couple accused of robbing an 82-year-old woman who thought she was helping lost tourists.
|Air Canada resumes flights to Tel Aviv after two-day pause - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:12:00 -0400|
Air Canada is resuming flights to Tel Aviv after a two-day halt prompted by security concerns over rocket attacks near Israel's main airport.
|Canada barely out of ice age in harnessing Arctic growth, conference hears - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:10:00 -0400|
The Arctic may be a hot commodity, with remarkable resource and tourism opportunities, but a conference has heard that Canada and the United States are barely out of the ice age when it comes to harnessing its growth.
|Canada pledges $5M to UNICEF for Somalia relief - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:00:00 -0400|
The Harper government is setting aside $5 million for UNICEF to address humanitarian needs in Somalia.