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Sat, 02 Dec 2023 04:00:00 EST
Goodbye steak, hello mung beans! Overheated food prices have Canadians buying less meat
Nearly half of meat consumers said they planned to buy less meat in 2023, Ipsos polling shows. Food researchers are saying that after years of being told to eat our veggies, inflation could be the reason we actually do it.

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 04:00:00 EST
Former Afghan interpreter for Canadian Armed Forces arrested by the Taliban, family says
Bashir Ahmad Azizi, a former Canadian Armed Forces military interpreter, has been arrested by the Taliban regime in Afghanistan, CBC News has learned. Azizi and his family have been in hiding for two years as they await immigration paperwork that wou...

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 15:16:28 EST
Southwest B.C. warned to brace for heavy rain and snow with incoming atmospheric river
Authorities in British Columbia have issued warnings to residents of the province's southwest to prepare for an atmospheric river bearing down on the area.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 16:40:21 EST
Man charged in Winnipeg rooming house shootings was in Canadian military
A man accused of fatally shooting four people in Winnipeg's West Broadway neighbourhood last weekend was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces for 11 years, a court heard earlier this year. 

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:54:50 EST
Canada kicks off final leg of Sinclair's farewell tour with rout of Australia in B.C.
Nichelle Prince scored twice as Canada thumped an experimental Australia lineup 5-0 Friday in Christine Sinclair's penultimate international game.

Canadian World News

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 04:00:00 EST
Former Afghan interpreter for Canadian Armed Forces arrested by the Taliban, family says
Bashir Ahmad Azizi, a former Canadian Armed Forces military interpreter, has been arrested by the Taliban regime in Afghanistan, CBC News has learned. Azizi and his family have been in hiding for two years as they await immigration paperwork that wou...

Sat, 07 Oct 2023 11:40:10 EDT
War rages in Gaza again as talks fail to extend Israel-Hamas truce

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 04:00:00 EST
As temperatures rise, dengue fever infections keep surging around the world
The explosive spread of dengue offers a case study in how climate change, human movement, and rising temperatures are all coaligning to fuel the expansion of potentially deadly threats to human health.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 17:04:25 EST
Fellow inmate accused of stabbing Derek Chauvin 22 times charged with attempted murder
A U.S. federal inmate was charged Friday with attempted murder in the prison stabbing of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 11:15:26 EST
George Santos expelled from U.S. Congress in wake of criminal charges, ethics disgrace
George Santos, who has been embroiled in criminal and ethical investigations over his conduct, has been expelled from the U.S. House of Representatives after his peers voted to kick him out Friday, becoming only the sixth member ousted from the cha...

Journal de Quebec (fr)

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:44:07 EST
La FAE déposera une contre-offre, la grève se poursuit
La FAE a indiqué, vendredi soir, qu’elle compte déposer une contre-offre au gouvernement pour tenter de mettre fin au conflit de travail.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 15:32:26 EST
La ministre Duranceau s’en tire à bon compte
La ministre caquiste France-Élaine Duranceau peut s’estimer chanceuse de s’en tirer à si bon compte.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:21:00 EST
Un détenu inculpé pour avoir poignardé Derek Chauvin 22 fois
Un détenu a été inculpé de tentative d’homicide pour avoir la semaine passée poignardé 22 fois Derek Chauvin.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 17:21:44 EST
D’importants gangsters disent un dernier adieu au caïd Gregory Woolley
Certains des plus importants gangsters de la province ont dit un dernier adieu au caïd Gregory Woolley, assassiné il y a deux semaines.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 11:30:00 EST
La guerre contre Noël n’a jamais cessé
On parle beaucoup de la Commission des droits du Canada qui a affirmé à sa manière que Noël était une fête discriminatoire.

Regina Leader-Post

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 20:42:37 +0000
Executive committee reviews supplementary snow plow report
The forecasted snow removal expenditure is projected to be around $13 million.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:30:04 +0000
RCMP investigating Yorkton homicide while searching for missing woman
After discovering a body at a home in Yorkton on Thursday morning, police are working to locate a 61-year-old woman to confirm her safety. The RCMP received a request to complete a welfare check at a Yorkton residence on 6th Avenue North just after 9...

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:15:12 +0000
City of Regina delays Accessible Taxi Program to 2024
Administration presented a centralized dispatch system to executive committee on Wednesday that would cost just under $500,000.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:01:09 +0000
Darrell Davis: Corey Mace embracing Saskatchewan’s harsh winters, harsher fans
Roughriders new coach wants to win and be part of the community

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 18:56:29 +0000
Corey Mace ready for role as head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders
Mace was officially introduced as the club's 48th head coach on Friday

Times Colonist

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 22:14:22 -0700
Virginia House Democrats aim to protect their majority
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic control of Virginia state government over the past two years has allowed lawmakers to dramatically reshape public policy with legislation reforming the criminal justice system, loosening abortion restrictions and exp...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 21:32:51 -0700
No winning ticket for Tuesday's $19 million Lotto Max jackpot
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for Tuesday's $19 million Lotto Max jackpot.That means the grand prize for the next draw on Oct. 19 will grow to an estimated $24 million.

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 19:49:49 -0700
Second NCAA gender equity report shows spending disparities
The NCAA spends more on average on male athletes than female ones, particularly when it comes to the "mere handful of championships" viewed as revenue sources, according to a new report.The law firm hired by the NCAA to investigate equity issues rele...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:29:00 -0700
Man arrested after asking police for help breaking into ATM
A man breaking into an automated teller machine in downtown Victoria was so focused on his work that he asked two passersby to give him a hand. Too bad for him they were fully uniformed cops. VicPD officers were doing patrols in the 900 Block o...

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:15:00 -0700
Volunteers clean up Cadboro Bay beach after boats run aground in storm
Volunteers with the Peninsula Streams Society removed two tons of marine flotsam and jetsam — including hazardous materials — from Cadboro-Gyro Park Tuesday after they responded to a report of two boats washing ashore after the recent storm. ...

Toronto Star

Windsor Star

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 05:35:59 +0000
Spitfires show defensive prowess in 3-0 road win over Storm
Few could have expected the worst defensive team in the Ontario Hockey League to pitch  a shutout. That’s what the Windsor Spitfires did on Friday in a 3-0 road win over the Guelph Storm before 4,462 at the Sleeman Centre. “Everyone contributed ...

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:00:32 +0000
Bright Lights Windsor underway
Jackson Park is once again aglow with colourful holiday cheer for Windsor’s most popular winter festival. Bright Lights Windsor officially kicked off Friday evening with the lighting of a 64-foot Christmas tree in the park’s Queen Elizabe...

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 21:00:51 +0000
Brown-John: True democracy relies on free expression, but with empathy
Many of us have an intuitive sense of what we consider ‘democracy.’ The diversity of understanding of what constitutes democracy leads to a realization that democracy is one of the more confusing words in the English language. Many interp...

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 20:29:58 +0000
Explainer: Why such political tumult over Windsor's NextStar plant?
Windsor’s NextStar Energy battery plant finds itself in the midst of a tumultuous Canadian political debate, including being the subject of two emergency meetings of the House of Commons standing committee of government operation and expenses this ...

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 20:00:36 +0000
Lions hoping to avoid turnovers and turn things around against Saints
The Detroit Lions are hoping a cutdown in turnovers will help turn things around. The Lions were fortunate to split the team’s last two games at home despite turning the ball over seven times. Now, the club hits the road on Sunday to face a New Orl...

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