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Toronto real estate summit could yield solutions for Vancouver's reheating housing market

Only people who have no connection to the local labour market would pay. Excluding Greater Vancouver and Greater Toronto , the average price was $389,726. The Ontario government, concerned about bu...

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Venezuela on Knife-Edge as dictator Maduro Protesters continue demostrations

Venezuela on Knife-Edge as dictator Maduro Protesters continue demostrations

They demand President Nicolas Maduro's government call general elections, free nearly 100 jailed opposition activists and respect the autonomy of the opposition-led Congress. The accounts varied, but ...

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2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires

2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires

The mandatory evacuation zone includes more than 6,000 structures. The wildfires also forced the evacuation of a nearby school. The American Red Cross opened a shelter Friday night at the First Pr...

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Jamie Carragher was appalled by Theo Walcott's comments after Crystal Palace defeat

Aerially, the headline number is that Arsenal won 55% of the headed duels, but an a closer inspection shows Wenger's men lost three in their own penalty area and a further four within 30 yards of Em...

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Putin Congratulates Turkey's Erdogan Over Vote-Expanding Powers

Putin Congratulates Turkey's Erdogan Over Vote-Expanding Powers

Responding to the results, Mr. Erdogan said Turkey had made a historic decision in backing an executive presidential system, adding that the "Yes" camp had secured 25 million referendum votes, 1.3 m...

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Japanese Destroyers Will Meet US Navy 'Armada' on Approach to Korean Peninsula

Japanese Destroyers Will Meet US Navy 'Armada' on Approach to Korean Peninsula

The narrative last week was that the USA and its allies in the western Pacific were gearing up for a showdown with strongman Kim Jong Un ahead of the anniversary of the birth of his grandfather, the l...

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Russian ships in Manila for goodwill visit

Russian ships in Manila for goodwill visit

National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon, Friday (April 21) said that the defense cooperation between the Philippines and Russian Federation would be in the form of training. "It is showing that t...

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Gun salutes mark 91st birthday of British Queen

Gun salutes mark 91st birthday of British Queen

The artillery gun salutes in London's Hyde Park and at the Tower of London will be the only formal markers for the occasion. With the death of 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the Queen is now...

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Trump awards Purple Heart at Walter Reed military hospital

Trump awards Purple Heart at Walter Reed military hospital

Trump's decision to allow news media coverage of the medal ceremony was in marked contrast to the practice of former President Barack Obama, who awarded Purple Hearts behind closed doors. 1st Class Al...

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Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns

Tax March: Thousands in Denver demand to see Trump's tax returns

More than 180 protests were planned across 48 states on Saturday - including in Montana. The tax day protests in more than a dozen cities were largely peaceful, though occasionally demonstrators and...

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Pence reaffirms alliance between US, Australia

Pence reaffirms alliance between US, Australia

Trump's election, Australia would transfer up to 1,250 refugees now held in offshore detention centers on the Pacific Island nation of Nauru and Papua New Guinea's Manus Island to the United States. T...

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Trump to Welcome Italy's PM in DC

United States President Donald Trump is taking the unusual step of weighing in publicly on a foreign presidential election, predicting that the latest attack in Paris will have a "big effect" on voter...

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What we know about Paris gunman Karim Cheurfi

France is still under a state of emergency, following the Paris attacks in 2015 that left 130 dead. USA president Donald Trump, speaking at a press conference in Washington, said the incident "loo...

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Abe, Pence united on North Korea stance

Abe, Pence united on North Korea stance

US Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attac...

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North Korea's show of force

North Korea's show of force

Asked about Mr Trump's comment about Mr Xi trying hard to pressure the North, Mr Lu said the two leaders had a full and deep discussion about North Korea when they met earlier this month. The UN Secur...

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Chechnya Gay Men Imprisoned, Tortured, Human Rights Activists Say

Chechnya Gay Men Imprisoned, Tortured, Human Rights Activists Say

The gay men in Chechnya have allegedly been arrested and imprisoned due to their "non-traditional sexual orientation, or suspicion of such", a report by MSN said. International watchdog organizati...

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Trump Referred to Several Different North Korean Leaders as 'This Gentleman'

The possibility of a preemptive strike against North Korea for now seems to be an unlikely scenario as National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster on ABC news said it is time to undertake all actions "s...

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Moderate Islam garners Pence's praise in Jakarta

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, second right, speaks with Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, third left, during a lunch reception for Australian and U.S. Turnbull echoed the sentiments, saying...

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China urges United States and North Korea to refrain from provoking each other

China urges United States and North Korea to refrain from provoking each other

This Saturday marks the 105 anniversary of the birth of Kim Il-sung, "eternal president" of North Korea, and grandfather of Kim Jong-un. In a New Year's speech on January 1, North Korean leader Kim ...

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United Kingdom to hold snap general election on June 8

Earlier, under electoral law, May must win a two thirds majority in a parliamentary vote due to be held later on Wednesday before she can officially call an early election. The 85-year-old asked: "Wil...

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