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Town of New Glasgow shows support for mill remediation
Jim Swain to share chronicles of his own life in Why Me?
Veteran brings message of unity at New Glasgow Remembrance ceremony
Former premier honours fallen soldiers at Sunny Brae
Hockey players rake leaves for late veteran’s wife
What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?
VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high. Bitcoin, the self-proclaimed original ...
The rise of cryptojacking: How hackers hog computer CPUs to make money
VANCOUVER — Anyone casually surfing the internet at home can be deployed as an unwittingly productive member of a hacker's workforce, a practice known as "cryptojacking" that is on the rise. Internet sleuths have discovered ...
Zimbabwe ruling party says Mugabe goes or impeachment starts
HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's ruling party Central Committee fired longtime President Robert Mugabe as party leader Sunday, saying that if he doesn't resign as the country's president by noon Monday they will begin impeachment proceedings when ...
Taliban attack checkpoints in Afghanistan, killing 6 police
KABUL — An Afghan official says the Taliban attacked three checkpoints in the western Farah province, killing six police. Mohammad Naser Mehri, a spokesman for the provincial governor, says eight other police were wounded in the attack late Saturday. ...
Top China diplomat talks refugee crisis with Myanmar leaders
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — China's foreign minister said Sunday that the international community must help fight poverty and promote development in Myanmar's Rakhine state, which has seen hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims flee amid a military ...
Pope devotes Mass to poor, calls indifference a 'great sin'
VATICAN CITY — Celebrating Mass with poor people in the splendor of St. Peter's Basilica, Pope Francis on Sunday denounced those who dismiss poverty as "not my business" and defined indifference to the needy as a "great sin." Later, the pontiff ...
European cities battle fiercely for top agencies leaving UK
BRUSSELS — Brexit is still well over year away but two European cities on Monday will already be celebrating Britain's departure from the European Union. Two major EU agencies now in London — the European Medicines Agency and the European Banking ...
LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans' 1st woman mayor
NEW ORLEANS — LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighbourhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that made her the first woman mayor of New ...
Florida spending money to keep bears out of the trash
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida is handing out more than $500,000 in grants to local communities so they can provide bear-resistant trash cans and other equipment to residents at a discounted cost. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ...
Israel PM says security must come first in any peace plan
JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he has made clear to the U.S. that Israel's security concerns must come first as the White House tries to restart a peace process with the Palestinians. His comments came after Israeli news ...