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August 15, 2018 7:05 PM Conservative leader urged to kick Maxime Bernier out of caucus

Canada being subjected to “extreme Liberal multiculturalism,” Bernier wrote, comparing the dedication to the decision in Victoria to remove a statue of Sir John A. Macdonald from outside city hall. “While a statue of our country’s founder is being removed in one city, a park was recently named after Pakistan’s founder in another, in the presence of M-103 Liberal 6

August 13, 2018 2:16 PM IndyCar leader Scott Dixon signs extension with Ganassi

The New Zealand native has won the Indianapolis 500 and his 44 career victories trail only A.J. Foyt and Mario Andretti on the all-time win list. At 38, he’s leading the series in pursuit of his fifth IndyCar title. Dixon has three wins this season and leads Alexander Rossi by 46 points in the standings with four races remaining. “I think when you mention 9

August 11, 2018 1:53 AM It was two shootings too many for Fredericton woman who was on the Danforth during July gun attack

For Bain, the news was especially unsettling just weeks after she sat a few blocks away from a gun attack in Toronto’s Danforth neighbourhood. On July 22, Bain was sitting with her family at City Betty restaurant on the Danforth when news broke that a shooter had opened fire nearby. “My son-in-law looked at his phone and said, ‘Holy (expletive), there’s 13

August 9, 2018 9:32 PM Texas grand jury indicts gunman of school shooting

Investigators say Pagourtzis has admitted going on a shooting rampage at Santa Fe High School that killed eight students and two teachers. Authorities say the teen used his father’s pistol and shotgun, and described planning the attack in private journals. It was the nation’s deadliest such attack since the mass shooting at a Florida high school that gave rise to a campaign 13

August 8, 2018 7:40 PM U.S. announces sanctions against Russia over nerve agent attack

WASHINGTON—The U.S. will impose sanctions on Russia for its use of a nerve agent in an attempt to kill a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain. The U.S. State Department says Wednesday the sanctions will be imposed on Russia because it used a chemical weapon in violation of international law. Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter 9

August 8, 2018 5:53 PM Bill Clinton’s debut novel is a million seller

“In a summer marked by nonfiction successes, this novel has proven to have remarkable legs,” Hensley said. The book’s subject has also proved timely: a potentially devastating cyberattack, which intelligence experts have called a leading concern. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said in mid-July that “the warning lights are blinking red” about 10

August 7, 2018 1:40 PM Bullets flew at a Florida ‘Peace in the City’ event for kids. An armed bystander was ready

It was a Saturday afternoon in the park, the Florida sunshine barrelling down out of a cloudless sky. More than 150 kids flew around the grass, pinballing between two bounce houses and a pavilion. Organizers dubbed the occasion “Peace in the City,” an anti-violence back-to-school event in Titusville, a town on the Sunshine State’s Atlantic Coast 45-minutes 14

August 4, 2018 1:05 PM Trump may want a ‘Space Force’ but the Pentagon has a different idea

Trump’s focus has generated an unusual level of talk about space, but with little clarity. “At the moment, there is no concrete proposal on the table for what a Space Force will look like or what it will do,” said Brian Weeden, an Air Force veteran who is director of program planning at the Secure World Foundation, which promotes peaceful uses of outer 12

August 4, 2018 11:00 AM Famous legal defender Alan Dershowitz is back in the headlines at almost 80

Sample snark: “I had no idea that ‘McCarthyism’ meant not wanting to meet Alan Dershowitz for a glass of Crémant Rosé on Martha’s Vineyard. My sympathies.” Alas, speaking of Martha’s Vineyard, Dershowitz’s own dinner parties there in the past have — as he once shared with New York magazine — included guests ranging from Yo Yo Ma to Larry David to … Harvey 17

July 26, 2018 8:11 PM Police identify driver fatally shot while stopped at red light in Etobicoke

Toronto police have identified the man who was shot and killed in broad daylight while driving in the Humber Summit area in Etobicoke on Wednesday. Police responded to multiple reports of a shooting around 11 a.m. at Islington Ave. and Milady Rd. When they arrived on scene they found a man in the driver’s seat of a dark-coloured Dodge Journey suffering 13