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A Windsor man arrested on terrorism charges remained behind bars in the Middle East Monday despite being declared innocent after enduring alleged torture and nearly two years in prison.
An all-party parliamentary committee has decided not to pursue an investigation of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for the so-called elbowgate incident that rocked the House of Commons on May 18.
WASAGA BEACH - A local man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Caledon man on the May-24 weekend. Huronia West OPP have charged a 21-year-old Wasaga Beach man in relation to the death of 23-year-old Erick Tello ...
Tragically Hip fans are fuming over how quickly tickets for the band's summer tour are selling out. While the public sale doesn't begin until Friday, eager buyers have already snapped up limited tickets offered during pre-sale events on Monday and Tuesday.
Ayanle Hassan Ali is shown in a police handout photo. The man accused of stabbing soldiers at a military recruitment centre earlier this year is now facing terror-related charges.
Counting a peacock last May and the two South American capybaras currently missing, the High Park Zoo has lost three animals in less than a year.
World
LONDON -- About 45.8 million people around the world are trapped in modern slavery, a charity said Tuesday -- almost a third more than it estimated two years ago.
A survey conducted by MCG Gurgaon found there are 14,154 structures in the 2,325-acre area around the depot. (PTI). The Pulgaon fire has raised concerns among residents of several sectors close to the Indian Air Force ammunition depot in Gurgaon.
BEIRUT/AMMAN, May 31 (Reuters) - At least 23 people were killed in Russian air strikes overnight in the rebel-held Syrian city of Idlib, the heaviest bombardment there since a cessation of hostilities was agreed in February, the Syrian Observatory for ...
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Chris Grayling was accused of reaching for the 'Farage playbook' in linking immigration to rising housing costs. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA.
Under pressure to account for money he claimed to raise for veterans, an angry and irritated Donald Trump listed charities Tuesday he says have now received millions of dollars from a fundraiser he held in January.
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - A North Korean missile launch likely failed on Tuesday, the U.S. and South Korean militaries said, the fourth in a series of high-profile failures that somewhat temper recent worries that the North is pushing quickly toward ...
Poland's justice minister on Tuesday revived an effort to have filmmaker Roman Polanski extradited to the U.S., where he is wanted in a nearly 40-year-old case involving sex with a minor.
BANGKOK -- Wildlife officials have removed more of the 137 tigers kept in a Buddhist temple that operated as an admission-charging zoo and is suspected of illegally trafficking in the animals, Thai authorities said Tuesday.
The gay rock star's Russian concerts are proceeding but the president appears to have stood the singer up after inviting him to chat one-on-one about issues.
PITTSBURGH -- A Pittsburgh man who robbed a bank with a fake bomb made out of phone wires, duct tape and a sex toy has been sentenced to 1 1/2 to 3 years in prison.
Canada
OTTAWA -- The federal government needs to get a better handle on the impact and implications of frequent severe weather events, says the commissioner of environment and sustainable development.
The Pride flag hangs from the flagpole in front of the Ontario legislature at Queen's Park in Toronto on Monday, June 22, 2015.
Montreal police believe a man who committed suicide in 1993 was behind the murder of a five-year-old boy in 1985. Denis Roux-Bergevin was last seen near his Montreal home and was found dead three days later in Brossard, south of Montreal.
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WATCH: The Times of India is alleging a terror training camp is operating in Mission. Rumina Daya explains who is being accused of running the operation.
Adam Carter Reporter, CBC Hamilton. Dellen Millard wouldn't have left behind so much damning evidence if he were planning a murder, his lawyer said Tuesday in closing arguments at the trial of Millard and Mark Smich, both accused of killing Tim Bosma ...
A girl who was critically injured last week when her father accidentally struck her as he drove out of the family's northwest Calgary driveway has died.
The provincial Liberals shouldn't be allowed to stonewall Ontario's Financial Accountability Officer by failing to give him access to documents they are legislated to provide, Kitchener-Waterloo MPP Catherine Fife says.
TORONTO - The Toronto Transit Commission has fired an employee over a bizarre incident in which a subway car travelled from one station to another with its doors open, according to the TTC's employees' union.
Toronto kicked off its first-ever Pride Month on Tuesday with a flag-raising ceremony at city hall. (Oliver Sachgau / TORONTO STAR) | Order this photo.
A man and a woman, both 22-years-old, are facing a total of 39 charges related to the thefts of multiple debit and credit cards at the University of Calgary, SAIT and Mount Royal University.
Business
The agency said the multibillion dollar deals would not lessen or prevent competition in Canada. One global deal will see Belgium-based Anheuser-Busch acquiring Foster's Lager and Castle brands in Canada, while Molson Coors is set to nearly double its ...
Canada's national housing agency says it managed to ratchet down its exposure to the country's mortgage market in the first quarter of the year.
CMHC releases forecast
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Brennan Linsley/AP Photo fileA hydraulic fracturing operation in Colorado. A report released Tuesday recommends Newfoundland and Labrador continue its freeze on fracking applications until major questions are answered.
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Buying TSX bank stocks? Analysts think GICs will do just as well
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Whew! We made it through the earnings season at Canada's Big 5 banks relatively unscathed, with profits still being made even with the pink slips flowing and credit loss provisions climbing.
The bank is also planning to shrink its Canadian retail footprint - which currently consists of 1,006 branches - by about four or five per cent over the next two years.
Oil prices dipped on Tuesday as a stronger dollar and slide in equity prices sparked profit-taking, but crude futures posted a fourth straight monthly gain as investors bet that the global glut was slowly easing.
The Canadian economy contracted in March for a second consecutive month as real gross domestic product grew at a slower-than-expected pace for the first three months of the year.
Members of the Quebec Liberal caucus arrived at a special meeting on Monday evening, calling it a "bonding session" despite rumours of internal discord.
Valeant has agreed to pay its former chief executive more than $10m in severance pay and consulting fees, just weeks after the drugmaker blamed the “tone at the top” for an accounting scandal that prompted a collapse in its share price.
Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier says there's no way to reconcile his free-market principles with support for Canada's supply-managed agriculture sector, so he's parting company with longstanding party policy.
Technology
If Olivia Chow had won the mayor's race, one would expect her to ride around on a bike to make political statements. Mayor David Miller was often on his because he was a bike guy who once said “transportation is not about cars ... it's about moving ...
WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry (TSX:BB) says it has signed a one-year contract with a civilian agency that provides security for the Pentagon.
Not everyone wants to spend a huge sum on a current generation console such as the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4, and even if you save up and pick up one of these consoles at a discount, you're still going to be spending up to Rs.
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A study of Quebecers' cycling habits shows bike riding is steadily increasing. Over the last 20 years, the number of cyclists in Quebec has grown by 600,000 to 4.2 million - that means more than half of Quebecers now ride bikes.
Google has patented a novel way to prevent pedestrian injuries, and time will tell whether this idea will stick. Ever trying new things, the Internet giant and autonomous car pioneer has received a patent for a design that adheres an impacted ...
A photo claiming to show the redesigned Porsche Panamera has been leaked online ahead of its official debut. The car is only slightly revised in the design department, though the changes do enough to give the Panamera more of a classic sedan look.
With Euro 2016 just 10 days away a number brands are continuing to tap into the growing sense of patriotism sweeping Europe for their marketing campaigns, including Swedish car maker Volvo which has chosen to tell the origin story of one of the country ...
When I first started the monthly Indie-Ana Co-Op article, the idea was to focus on the (then) burgeoning indie games market and to sift through the numerous titles in Xbox Live Indie Games.
The car we know in the US as the Buick Regal is sold as a Vauxhall/Opel Insignia in Europe, where it's offered in four-door sedan, five-door liftback, and wagon body styles.
Google has some great improvements lined up for its photos app - Google Photos. According to some reports, an update will soon allow Nexus users to store unlimited videos and pictures in their original quality.
Entertainment
LOS ANGELES -- A Los Angeles jury has reached a verdict in the murder trial of an actor on trial in the fatal shooting of his wife two years ago.
Phase One in the corrosive divorce of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard is underway; now it's on to Phase Two. If history is a model, the really important stuff - calculating the financial settlement - will take place behind closed doors, according to ...
If you need another reason to love "Jane the Virgin" actress Gina Rodriguez, this just might be it. Earlier this year, high school student Jessica Casanova reached out to Rodriquez via Twitter, sharing that she would love to wear her Golden Globes ...
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The stage is covered with moss and rocks, and much of the action in relative darkness in Antoni Cimolino's Macbeth at the Stratford Festival, which stars Ian Lake.
It's expected the Lawren Harris sketch Algoma (Algoma Sketch 48) will sell for $400,000 to $600,000 at auction today in Toronto - comparable to the average price of a house in Canada.
Side Launch Brewing Company took home top honours from the Canadian Brewing Awards held in Vancouver last week. The company won gold for best wheat beer, and received gold for their Germanic Bock and Huronic Tripel.
Former Glee star Mark Salling has reportedly been axed from upcoming movie Gods & Secrets following his child porn indictment.
A Dollard des Ormeaux woman is issuing a plea to whoever broke into her car one night last week and stole a purse containing her father's ashes.
A man facing child-porn charges after allegedly filming someone in a West Edmonton Mall bathroom last week practised psychiatry in Australia.
Landfill Harmonic performs in Vancouver
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Sports
It's not Mt. Everest, John Herdman says, but the Olympics might be K2. This time last year Canada's head coach sat at base camp preparing to climb one of soccer's highest peaks - the FIFA Women's World Cup.
Both bitter about tournament organizers' decision to make them play through drizzles that made courts slippery and clay-caked tennis balls heavy.
The Toronto Blue Jays are on the verge of adding a veteran arm to their under-performing bullpen. The Blue Jays will acquire 39-year-old right-hander Jason Grilli from the Atlanta Braves, Mike Wilner of Sportsnet 590 The FAN confirmed Tuesday.
Blue Jays set to acquire pitcher Jason Grilli from Braves
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Bautista turns 36 in October, so there are arguments against signing the slugger to a long-term deal from an organizational standpoint.
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico - The men who kidnapped Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido demanded $325,000 (6 million pesos) from his family for his safe return.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association (NLSA) and the Vancouver Whitecaps Football Club of Major League Soccer announced a partnership on Monday to help develop young soccer players.
Toronto FC defender Drew Moor stretches to knock the ball away from Montreal Impact forward Didier Drogba during a match back in April.
Randy Carlyle is expected to meet with the Anaheim Ducks in regards to their vacant head coaching job, according to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger.
Novak Djokovic reacts as the rain falls during his match against Roberto Bautista Agut. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters. Kevin Mitchell at Roland Garros.
Drew LeFaive of Sandwich wins the junior boys high jump at the WECSSAA Track and Field championships at the University of Windsor Alumni Field on Thursday, May 12, 2016.
Stanley Cup Final
"I think that we just did a really good job of not trying to feel the game out, especially early," Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby said.
Since the 2016 NHL playoffs began on April 13, we've been treated to 85 postseason games in the first three rounds. The San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins have been the two highest-scoring teams in this year's playoffs, which should make for ...
Patric Hornqvist - maybe the epitome of playoff hockey. Tough in front of the net, and his 7 goals are 2nd on the team. Even when he's not scoring, he's driving the net, taking the goalie's eyes away and making the plays that need to be made to have ...
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Your teams on the go or at home. Personalize SI with our new App. Install on iOS or Android.​. Maybe it's the beard. On a team populated by men hairy enough to re-enact the Battle of Appomattox, San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture rocks a refined Tony ...
The Stanley Cup playoffs are on. Each day, we'll keep you updated on the important news involving players, starting lineups, injuries and more.
NHL Playoffs
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The Pittsburgh Penguins took Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final by beating San Jose 3-2 on Bonino's goal with 2:33 remaining. Bonino has provided four goals and 16 points in the postseason, including the series-winner in overtime against Washington in the ...
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel (81) celebrates his goal with teammate Pittsburgh Penguins centre Sidney Crosby (87), during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, in Tampa, Fla.
... 1 in photos: Pittsburgh Penguins 3, San Jose Sharks 2. Email. comment. 10:27 PM PT. ESPN.com. Email · print. comment. Here's what Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks looked like, from start to finish.
Despite making the playoffs 16 times in 18 seasons and winning the second-most games in the NHL since the start of the 2003-04 season, the Sharks have been known for their soul-crushing playoff disappointments. They won just three games in three ...
Let's get one thing straight: The Phil Kessel we're seeing in the 2016 playoffs isn't the Phil Kessel that at times exhibited questionable decision making on and off the ice in Toronto.
Science
Michelle Kunimoto got more than just a bachelor's degree during her time at university - she also discovered four new potential planets.
After a sunny and warm morning, the skies turned grey and stormy Monday afternoon, and several people spotted funnel clouds in the Regina area.
Contrary to previous beliefs, a new study suggests that Antarctic creatures weren't safe from the dinosaur-killing extinction event at the end of the Cretaceous Period.
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Environmentalists are angry that a Russian rocket stage potentially carrying highly toxic chemicals is expected to splash down this weekend in a biodiversity hotspot in the Canadian Arctic.
The world's only fully preserved mammoth has visited Canada for a very special exhibit this June. Its appearance in the country is a triumph of Canadian scientists' diplomatic and scientific efforts.
Researchers in Hawaii have been absorbed by a sea creature they discovered last summer, and their findings are pretty big. The team of scientists on a deep-sea expedition in the waters off Hawaii discovered what they say is the world's largest known ...
More than 90 scientists are coming out against the Pacific Northwest LNG project, citing concerns around greenhouse gas emissions.
“Lithium-rich” cathode, which contains more lithium than the usual cathode, is the new material of interest for developing a better lithium-ion battery.
Gary Krause, 33, installs an electric vehicle charging station in Takoma Park, Md, Photo by Elizabeth Harball. Maryland's Republican governor Friday gave his state's climate policy supporters a case of whiplash, vetoing renewable portfolio standard ...
WINNIPEG, May, 31, 2016 /CNW/ - A new study led by Canadian astronomers provides unprecedented insights into the birth of stars. Using observations from the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia and the Hawaii-based James Clerk Maxwell Telescope ...
Health
New Zealand Associate Health Minister Sam Lotu-Iiga holds the mock-up of the new plain cigarette packaging during an announcement in Wellington on May 31, 2016.
The UN health agency says sexual transmission of Zika is more common than first thought, so its updated advice to women who have been in areas hit by the virus tells them to wait even longer to conceive.
Studied and used for more than 50 years now, irradiation is nothing new, but then neither is the debate about it. Irradiation has been used to sterilize medical and hospital supplies, food packaging materials and cosmetics ingredients for years, but it ...
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By The Numbers: 285 pounds at my heaviest, currently at 175 pounds, for a total weight loss of 110 pounds. The Weight Gain: I was always heavy as a child, and always an over-eater.
Dr. Verna Yiu, who has been interim head of Alberta Health Services since January, will now take over the job on a permanent basis.
Student addictions worker Jackie Healey is hoping she will regain sight in her eye after a violent attack. "My vision is gone in my eye but praying I get that back eventually," she said in a Facebook post while recovering in hospital.
Orillia drug drop-off a success
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Residents in OPP-patrolled communities, including Orillia, relinquished 150 kilograms of prescription drugs during a one-day drop-off.
A large pilot study of low-carbohydrate diets suggests they can successfully control type 2 diabetes. A review of more than 80,000 people who gave up low-fat, high carbohydrate diets found that after ten weeks their blood-glucose levels dropped.
Garden City resident Aaron Yanofsky knows the challenges first hand as he aims to raise awareness and funds for the Gutsy Walk for Crohn's and Colitis Canada.
After thieves made off with a Heather Crowe plaque last September, the city decided to rededicate the park in her name. Share on Facebook.
Heather Crowe Park Rededication Ceremony
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Fort McMurray may well be the most heavily policed city in the country Wednesday when the first wave of residents begin returning home, four weeks after a wildfire called "the beast" forced 90,000 people to flee houses and businesses with only a few ...
Conservative host Glenn Beck has been suspended by SiriusXM satellite radio for agreeing with an author who asked hypothetically "what patriot will step up" to remove Republican Donald Trump from office if he's elected president and oversteps his ...
The Dalai Lama, leader of Tibetan Buddhism, urged caution on the migration crisis in Europe, saying Tuesday that there are "too many" refugees in the European Union.
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