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Jihadi John was bullied at school and did not have many friends, former ... - ‎1 hour ago‎
The former headteacher of the British militant known as Jihadi John has revealed the world's most wanted man was bullied at school and did not have many friends.
Court papers show extent of Mohammed Emwazi's links to terror before joining ...
Mohammed Emwazi was not radicalised at school, says ex-headteacher
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Kerry, Russia's Lavrov meet in Geneva

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
GENEVA - Secretary of State John F. Kerry met Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday in Switzerland to discuss a range of issues, primarily the status of the Iran nuclear talks, the war in Ukraine and the murder of a prominent political opponent in ...
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Samsung swings big with overhauled Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
The South Korean consumer electronics titan showed an aggressive streak -- and a few cracks at Apple's expense -- as it seeks to regain its dominance in the smartphone industry.
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'Mommy' takes top film honours at Canadian Screen Awards

CTV News - ‎6 hours ago‎
TORONTO -- The troubled characters in Xavier Dolan's forceful film "Mommy" had no trouble sweeping the Canadian Screen Awards on Sunday night, when the acclaimed feature racked up nine prizes including best picture.

Fitness wristbands won't do the work for you

The Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
This is the third story in a nine-part series on the emerging wave of new-generation technology that monitors our health and wellness.
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Hong Kong arrests 38 as anti-China protesters scuffle with police

euronews - ‎1 hour ago‎
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police arrested 38 people after a group of about 400 demonstrators clashed with police, in the latest sign of tension caused by China's influence in the city.
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Bangladeshis arrest suspect in killing of American atheist blogger

The Globe and Mail (blog) - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Bangladeshi security officials arrested a suspect Monday in the killing of an American writer who was a prominent critic of extremist Islam and was hacked to death last week as he walked with his wife in Dhaka, a government spokesman said.
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Islamic State releases 19 Christians, more than 200 still captive: monitor

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State released 19 Assyrian Christian captives in Syria on Sunday after processing them through a sharia court, a monitoring group which tracks the conflict said.
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt rebounds, Saudi Arabia flat

Reuters Africa - ‎1 hour ago‎
DUBAI, March 2 (Reuters) - Egypt's stock market rebounded on Monday after bullish comments from government officials and executives and signs that the planned parliamentary election will go ahead soon, despite a court ruling that called its timing into ...
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Online campaign nets $40000 for Quebec woman told to remove hijab in court

Waterloo Record - ‎8 hours ago‎
Rania El-Alloul of Montreal was refused her day in court because she was wearing a hijab. An online campaign in her support raised more than $20,000 in its first day.
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Anti-terror law fails to guarantee agencies will share information, ex-judge says

The Globe and Mail - ‎58 minutes ago‎
The former Supreme Court judge who headed an inquiry into Canada's worst terrorism incident says the federal government's new anti-terror legislation is flawed because it fails to ensure that CSIS and the RCMP share information on unfolding threats.
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#MeetAMuslimFamily: Campaign aims to 'remove any misconceptions' about Islam

CTV News - ‎6 hours ago‎
In the wake of several shocking terrorist attacks carried out by extremists, some Canadian Muslim families are inviting strangers into their homes and mosques with the hopes of educating them about Islam.
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When schedules collide! Danielle Smith's Tory nomination, Wildrose leadership ...

Calgary Herald - ‎13 hours ago‎
Premier Jim Prentice joined Highwood MLA Danielle Smith and other officials in making an announcement regarding changes to the Distaster Recovery Program in High River on January 24, 2015.
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U of T teaching assistants take to the picket lines at 3 campuses

680 News - ‎11 minutes ago‎
More than 6,000 teaching assistants (TAs) at the University of Toronto are going out on strike after all. The negotiators from CUPE local 3902 had reached a tentative deal, around 4 a.m.
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Markets to focus on Bank of Canada: will central bank cut rates again?

The Daily Courier (subscription) - ‎18 hours ago‎
TORONTO - Market attention moves to the Bank of Canada this week now that the quarterly earnings season has pretty much wrapped up.
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8 things you need to know before claiming new family tax cut - ‎32 minutes ago‎
Call it income splitting-lite. The version of the family tax credit announced by Prime Minister Stephen Harper last October was a tweaked version of a family income-splitting announcement he'd first made in the throes of the 2011 election campaign.
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Nokia knocks Net neutrality: Self-driving cars 'won't get the service you need'

CNET - ‎14 hours ago‎
Nokia's CEO has argued that certain futuristic technologies will need to be prioritised, flying in the face of recent victories for net neutrality.
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Intrexon to acquire Okanagan Specialty Fruits for $41 million

Good Fruit Grower - ‎22 hours ago‎
Intrexon Corporation, of Germantown, Maryland, a company focusing on synthetic biology products, has agreed to acquire Okanagan Specialty Fruits (OSF), of Summerland, British Columbia, the pioneering agricultural company that created the non-browning ...
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Johnny Depp joins Marilyn Manson on stage

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎6 hours ago‎
Johnny Depp, who less than six weeks ago criticised actors who use their fame to become recording artists, surprised Marilyn Manson fans by joining the shock rocker on stage in Brisbane.
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Will Smith's Focus beats Fifty Shades of Grey at box office

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Will Smith's crime caper Focus has debuted at number one on the North American box office chart, knocking Fifty Shades of Grey off the top spot.
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AJ Cook pregnant with second child

Times of India - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Another baby is on the way for actress A.J. Cook and her husband Nathan Andersen. The actress revealed her second pregnancy via photo-sharing website Instagram by posting her own image sporting a baby bump, reports aceshowbiz.
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Blade Runner's Joanna Cassidy wants to be in the sequel

Toronto Star - ‎42 minutes ago‎
The newly announcedBlade Runner sequel should feature the original “replicants” as their human counterparts, says Joanna Cassidy, a cast member of Ridley Scott's 1982 sci-fi classic.
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What to expect from Canadian-based franchises ahead of trade deadline

The Globe and Mail - ‎9 hours ago‎
Surprisingly sprightly. The East features a motley assortment of flawed contenders, the Habs chief among them. It's hard to imagine a club with David Desharnais as its top centre winning the Stanley Cup this year, but with Carey Price in net, the rules don't ...
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Seller's market for NHL teams as trade deadline nears

Columbus Telegram - ‎13 hours ago‎
Florida Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr (68) looks back as Buffalo Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth (34) allows a goal by forward Brandon Pirri (71) (not pictured) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Sunrise, Fla.
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Ladd lifts Jets to 5-2 win over Kings - ‎4 hours ago‎
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Andrew Ladd scored twice and the Winnipeg Jets boosted their playoff hopes in 5-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday.
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A Fishy Columbia River Treaty Situation

The Boundary Sentinel - ‎13 hours ago‎
Let our virtual paperboy deliver an issue to your inbox every week, FREE! You don't even have to tip him! email address: Select a newspaper, The Trail Champion, The Boundary Sentinel, The Castlegar Source, The Nelson Daily, The Rossland Telegraph ...
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Health Canada warns about bedbug products after 2 Alberta children die

680 News - ‎Feb 28, 2015‎
Rona Ambrose stands in the House of Commons during Question Period, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 11, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand.
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