Trump to name Republican media firm owner to run communications: reports

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Crossroads Media founder Mike Dubke is expected to be named White House communications director, according to media reports ...Read the news

Source:: The globe and mail – Top stories

Why Andy Bouvier, whose daughter was nearly stabbed to death, fights for ‘not criminally responsible’ patients

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By Andrew Russell An Ontario father has become an advocate for people designated "not criminally responsible" after his daughter was nearly stabbed to death in 1999. ...Read the news

Source:: Global News – Winnipeg

Canada's top general addresses security conference LIVE

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Gen. Jonathan Vance, Canada's chief of defence staff, addresses the 2017 Ottawa Conference on Security and Defence in Ottawa.

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Source:: CBC – Politics

Douglas Garland to learn sentence, hear from victims’ family in court hearing

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By Bill Graveland - The Canadian Press
A jury convicted Garland, 57, of three counts of first-degree murder for the 2014 deaths of a Calgary couple and their 5-year-old grandson. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All News stories

Unilever rejects Kraft Heinz takeover bid, talks ongoing

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By The Associated Press
Shares of Kraft Heinz and Unilever rose sharply before the opening bell Friday. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All Business stories

Government to settle lawsuit with Muslim Canadians jailed, tortured in Syria

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By Staff - Torstar News Service
The three men, one from Ottawa, two from Toronto, suffered separate ordeals at the hands of Syrian interrogators, acting in part on questions the RCMP passed on. ...Read the news

Source:: Metronews – Canada news

Kraft Heinz to pursue merger despite Unilever rejection

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By Reuters

U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co has proposed a merger with Unilever in what would be one of the biggest deals ever, but the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company has declined, Kraft said on Friday.

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Source:: CBC – Business

CAS says Nesta Carter has appealed against doping ban

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By The Associated Press

The Court of Arbitration for Sport says Nesta Carter has filed an appeal against his doping ban, a sanction that caused Usain Bolt to lose one of his nine Olympic gold medals. Carter tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine in fresh analysis of his urine sample given at the ...Read the news

Source:: CBC – Sports

Trudeau, Merkel differ on Trump’s NATO warning as two meet in Berlin

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By Mike Blanchfield - The Canadian Press
But there's some daylight between Trudeau and Merkel on the best way to stimulate economic growth, which will be a key topic of their Thursday meeting. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All News stories

Before the Bell: Stock futures sink as Trump rally pauses

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By Colin Cieszynski A look at overnight markets and what's ahead this trading day in North America ...Read the news

Source:: The globe and mail – Business