Near miss for Nova Scotia from tropical storm Chris
Ministerial order shuts down ‘quarry’ at Brooklyn Road site on North Mountain
Couple rescued from Northumberland Strait near Northport
When the abuser needs healing: #MeToo movement leads more men to seek counselling for abuse in Nova Scotia
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Trump wins sympathy from Russian media ahead of summit
MOSCOW — U.S. President Donald Trump is no fan of American journalists, but he might love what the Russian media are saying about him ahead of his meeting Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. A political maverick who is being unfairly ...
Afghan official: Taliban kill 7 police in eastern province
KABUL — The Taliban stormed a police checkpoint in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province and killed seven policemen, a provincial official said Monday. The attack took place the previous night in the district of Ghani Kahil, said the provincial ...
Truck hits bus carrying wedding party, killing 15 Pakistanis
KARACHI, Pakistan — Pakistani police say a trailer truck has hit a parked passenger bus carrying wedding guests on a busy highway near the southern city of Hyderabad, killing at least 15 people. The accident took place before dawn Monday in the town ...
Indonesia mob kills hundreds of crocodiles after man dies
JAKARTA, Indonesia — A mob has slaughtered nearly 300 crocodiles at a breeding ground in Indonesia's West Papua province in retaliation for the death of a local man. Basar Manullang, the head of the local Natural Resources and Conservation Agency, ...
The Latest: Putin uses new Russian limo abroad for 1st time
HELSINKI — The Latest on President Donald Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 1:15 p.m. President Vladimir Putin is using a newly designed Russian limousine abroad for the first time to get to the summit with ...
New Brunswick rescue team frees first entangled whale since team member's death
A New Brunswick-based whale rescue team has freed an entangled humpback whale calf in the group's first emergency response since one of its members died during a rescue last year. According to a Facebook post from the Marine Animal Response Society, ...
In the news today, July 16
Four stories in the news for Monday, July 16 ——— THE HAZARDS OF DIVERSIFYING AWAY FROM THE U.S. More Canadian companies are looking to diversify as increasingly tense trade relations with the United States have emphasized the need to ...
Lobbying commissioner rejects complaints against firearms panel member
OTTAWA — A federal watchdog has dismissed complaints that a mass-shooting survivor broke the rules by working with an advocacy group to lobby for gun policy changes while also serving as a member of the Liberal government's firearms advisory ...
Cambodian spy trial of Australian filmmaker postponed again
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The trial of an Australian filmmaker who could get five to 10 years in prison for flying a drone over a campaign rally last year was postponed Monday for a second straight month to allow his new lawyer to get acquainted with ...
Banff holds blessing ceremony with Indigenous elders before letting bison roam
BANFF, Alta. — Several Indigenous elders are to be flown by helicopter into the backcountry of Banff National Park today for a blessing ceremony as officials prepare to let recently reintroduced bison roam free. The trip organized by Parks ...