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March 30, 2018 3:25 PM Frontline firefighters did nothing wrong during Manchester Arena attack, mayor says

“No front line firefighter in Greater Manchester has to apologize for anything. You and colleagues did nothing wrong on that night,” Mayor Andy Burnham said. Mark Rowe, a leader of the Fire Brigades Union, said members felt “ashamed” they could not do more to save lives. Burnham used an open letter Friday to try to quash these feelings of regret. He said it had been “hard” to read of the pain firefighters 11

March 24, 2018 9:18 PM NBA makes progress on mental health, but is it ready for Royce White?

First-round draft pick who helped force the NBA to address mental illness hopes league will make room for his return after two seasons in Canada. The same year White and the Rockets clashed over a management plan for his anxiety, long-time NBA guard Keyon Dooling confronted his own mental health crisis after a stranger groped him in a public bathroom 32

March 24, 2018 7:49 PM From Bozo to Krusty to Pennywise. When exactly did clowns become scary?

The recent death of longtime Bozo performer Frank Avruch this week triggered both feelings — warm memories from some and a shiver of fear from others who associate clowns more with the film It. David Carlyon, author, playwright and a former clown with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in the 1970s, argues that the fear of clowns — known officially 32

March 5, 2018 11:23 AM South Korean high-level team arrives in Pyongyang

Visit aimed at extending thaw in relations after the North took part in Winter Olympics Envoys for South Korean President Moon Jae-in planned to meet Monday with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the start of a rare two-day visit to Pyongyang that's expected to focus on how to ease a standoff over North Korea's nuclear ambitions and restart talks between 32

February 15, 2018 11:37 PM U.S. Senate rejects bipartisan immigration plan — and Trump’s more restrictive one too

The chamber derailed a plan by bipartisan senators that would have helped 1.8 million young immigrant “Dreamers” achieve citizenship over fears of a White House veto. WASHINGTON—The Senate rejected both a bipartisan immigration plan and a more restrictive proposal by U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday, suggesting the latest election-year debate 22

February 5, 2018 3:40 AM Community gathers ‘for healing’ as it honours memory of Gay Village murder victims

“This isn’t a gay tragedy, this isn’t a race tragedy, this isn’t a gender tragedy. This is a human tragedy. This is a tragedy for our city and for our country and for our world,” said Rev. Jeff Rock. In the wake of last week’s terrifying police revelation that a serial killer is behind the disappearance and murder of at least five men in Toronto’s Gay Village 23

December 22, 2017 11:30 AM These latest books are perfect for the holidays

A few Christmas treats worth opening up and savouring We all have our feelings about Christmas, but what we actually know about the event is a hodgepodge of legend and cultural appropriation, gaily wrapped in nostalgia. In her biography, British social historian Judith Flanders takes us from the celebration’s earliest iteration, the pre-Christian Roman 28

November 20, 2017 2:04 PM Ontario post-secondary school launches app that teaches people to speak Mohawk

Users can browse different categories to explore greetings, numbers, places, feelings, clans and nations. OHSWEKEN, ONT.—A southwestern Ontario post-secondary school has launched an app to help people learn Mohawk. Six Nations Polytechnic says the app for Apple and Android devices comes on the heels of another successful launch last year that taught 22

October 30, 2017 10:46 AM 'Beyond horrified': Spacey apologizes after actor alleges sexual advances

LOS ANGELES -- Actor Kevin Spacey said Sunday he is "beyond horrified" by allegations that he made a sexual advance on a teen boy decades ago. The two-time Oscar winner posted on Twitter that he doesn't remember the encounter. "But if I did behave then as he describes, I owe him the sincerest apology for what would have been deeply inappropriate drunken 29

October 27, 2017 12:18 PM Spain’s PM asks Senate for power to take control over Catalonia

BARCELONA, SPAIN—In an extraordinary showdown over the future of the country, the Spanish and Catalan parliaments staged dueling sessions on Friday—as the central government pressed for permission to take over control of the breakaway region, and the secessionists in Catalonia threatened to declare independence. In Madrid’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy 17