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NDP leads as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

NDP leads as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

As absentee ballots are counted across the province, Elections BC has updated its website with the current numbers. Ballots collected by Elections B.C. About 900 absentee votes remain to be coun...

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Sir Roger Moore Has Died At Age 89

Sir Roger Moore Has Died At Age 89

Moore was born in South London in 1927, the only son of a London police officer with a penchant for amateur theater. Moore, for his part, was unapologetic about the shift in tone, which reflecte...

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Qazis to tell bridegrooms to shun triple talaq: AIMPLB in SC

Qazis to tell bridegrooms to shun triple talaq: AIMPLB in SC

Describing it as an "undesirable" practice in Shariat, the board said it would issue an advisory through its website, publications and social media platforms and thereby, advise the Qazis performing...

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Senate panel: Michael Flynn risks contempt of Congress

Scott Applewhite). Cory A. Booker, D-N.J., and Sen. After Trump rocked the nation's capital by firing FBI Director James Comey earlier this month, who was leading the inquiry, Deputy Attorney Gene...

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Latest North Korean missile test reveal improved technology: Seoul

Experts however, say the test did not demonstrate a new capability, although it does appear to have advanced Pyongyang's aim of developing an ICBM capable of reaching the US mainland. In September 201...

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Dealmaker Trump seeks Israeli and Arab push for peace

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu offered Trump a reality check. The US president used the occasion to also condemn the "evil losers" behind a bomb blast at a pop concert in the British city of ...

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USTR Moves Forward with NAFTA Renegotiation

USTR Moves Forward with NAFTA Renegotiation

This means negotiations can begin at the earliest in August. Lighthizer's letter said the White House is looking to improve "U.S. opportunities" under NAFTA , adding that many chapters of the t...

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Trump calls for peace in the region, tougher line against Iran

Trump calls for peace in the region, tougher line against Iran

Reports last week said that Trump revealed details of intelligence on Islamic State that could compromise an ally that had shared the intelligence with the United States . Earlier in the day, Mr. ...

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Rouhani: There can not be stability in Middle East without Iran's help

Rouhani: There can not be stability in Middle East without Iran's help

Answering a question about defending people's rights, especially in the field of nuclear negotiations, the President said: "If we succeeded in the field of nuclear negotiations, it was because the who...

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Trump vows to continue strengthening U.S.-Israeli ties

But he said his trip was "focused on bringing nations together", adding that the Palestinians were "ready to reach for peace". I know you have heard it before, I'm telling you, that's what I do. Trump...

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Jones looks to the gods after RWC draw

Wales were drawn in pool D - alongside Australia for a second successive World Cup - Georgia , "Oceania 1" and "Americas 2", while Scotland and Ireland are in pool A , alongside Japan , "E...

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Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

Authorities continue to sort out what happened Monday night when a man who police believe was a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device outside an arena in Manchester, England . The horror of ...

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With new sheriff in town, South Korea big businesses duck for cover

With new sheriff in town, South Korea big businesses duck for cover

Moon appointed Korea University professor Jang Ha-sung for the new position of chief of staff for policy. Moon stressed the need to improve conditions for ordinary people, with his government needin...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester attack that killed 22 people

The head teacher of the Tarleton Community Primary School that she attended in the village of Tarleton, Lancashire, described Saffie as "simply a lovely little girl in every aspect of the word". "How ...

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Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Palestinian president

Palestinian presidential guard spokesman, Ghassan Nimr, told local media outlets that Trump was scheduled to arrive in Bethlehem at around 09:45 and hold a one-hour private meeting with Abbas. Both ...

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North Korea says new missile ready for mass production

North Korea launched the solid-fuel Pukguksong-2 missile Sunday. A South Korean military official said on Sunday the missile appeared to be an upgraded, extended-range version of the North's solid-...

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Trump Greeted by Netanyahu at Start of Israel Visit

Trump Greeted by Netanyahu at Start of Israel Visit

Before meeting Netanyahu, Trump visited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem where according to Christian tradition Jesus was buried and resurrected. Trump was originally to arrive to a low...

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Rouhani declared victor of Iran's presidential vote, state TV

Iranians yearning for more freedom at home and less isolation overseas have emphatically re-elected President Hassan Rouhani , who has thrown down a defiant challenge to his hardline opponents. Rouha...

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Most Dangerous for Police Officers in 5 Years

Monday is Peace Officer Memorial Day , the first major event in Police Week, which is commemorated May 14-20. "Thank you for sharing your fathers and your sons and your brothers with us", Lee Count...

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Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

In a related development, at least 13 Palestinians were injured on Monday in separate clashes with Israeli forces in the West Bank towns of Ramallah and Hebron, Palestinian news agency Maan reported...

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