Tag Archives: WATCH

Crown, defence may consider splitting McArthur case into separate trials

As the case against alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur meanders its way through the courts, some important legal decisions may soon have to made, including whether the 66-year-old landscaper may face more than one trial. On Wednesday, McArthur made another court appearance, and is scheduled to be back again next month, just days after a judicial pretrial. At the pretrial, the Crown and defence will address ...

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Ebola outbreak on a 'knife edge,' WHO unsure it can stop spread to urban areas

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories. Sign up here and it will be delivered directly to your inbox Monday to Friday. TODAY: Health workers are struggling to contain the Ebola outbreak in DR Congo as some patients turn to spiritual leaders rather than doctors Why Democrats counting ...

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Kathleen Wynne says 'I can do better'

We’re just about hitting the halfway point of the election campaign. NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is focusing on young people today, visiting Seneca College and holding a youth town hall in Toronto’s west end. Meanwhile, Liberal Leader Kathleen Wynne is travelling to the North for the first time during the election campaign, with stops in Sudbury and Thunder Bay. PC Leader Doug ...

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Bulldogs top Titan for back-to-back wins at Memorial Cup

Robert Thomas scored the winner on the power play as the Hamilton Bulldogs edged the Acadie-Bathurst Titan 3-2 on Tuesday in the Memorial Cup round-robin finale for both teams. The win earns the Ontario Hockey League champion at least a berth in Friday’s semifinal. Hamilton holds the head-to-head tiebreaker over the Titan although still has to wait for the result ...

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North Korean media return to angry tone as summit looms

North Korean media stepped up their rhetorical attacks on South Korea and its joint military exercises with the United States, warning Tuesday that a budding detente could be in danger. State media unleashed three strongly worded commentaries slamming Seoul and Washington for the manoeuvres and demanding Seoul take action against defectors it claimed were sending anti-North Korea propaganda leaflets across ...

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