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December 10, 2017 1:41 PM 2 dead, 2 injured after plane crashes into San Diego house

The small aircraft had taken off from Montgomery Field, less than a kilometre away from where it went down in the Clairemont neighbourhood. SAN DIEGO—Authorities in Southern California say at least two people are dead after a small plane crashed into a home in San Diego. Local news media report the plane crashed into the house in San Diego’s Clairemont 10

December 10, 2017 11:04 AM Lebanese security forces fire tear gas at protesters near U.S. embassy

Protesters reject Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon on Sunday during a demonstration against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, TV footage showed. Protesters are seen near the U.S. embassy 8

December 9, 2017 3:28 PM Mother of teen boy killed in TCHC fire dies

The woman’s other teenage son remains in hospital in critical condition. The mother of a teen boy killed in a fire at a Toronto Community Housing building in Lawrence Heights on Monday has died. The woman in her 40s died Thursday, said Toronto Fire Services. Her other teenage son remains in hospital in critical condition. The two-alarm fire broke out just before 8

December 8, 2017 5:05 PM Some 25 racehorses killed in Southern California wildfire

State racing board praises heroic actions of workers, who saved lives of other thoroughbreds The California Horse Racing Board says approximately 25 racehorses were killed when a wildfire engulfed about eight barns at a training centre in northeast San Diego County. Horses that were in surrounding pastures remain unaccounted for. A board statement says nearly 13

December 8, 2017 3:52 PM Photos from space highlight devastation from California wildfires

Images of the wildfires in southern California taken by astronauts in space demonstrate just how devastating the fires in the region have been. NASA astronaut Randolph Bresnik and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazansky posted a series of photos on social media over the past few days, showing what the blazes looks like from far above Earth. Both Bresnik and Ryazansky 7

December 8, 2017 1:02 PM Al Qaeda calls for attacks against U.S., Hamas calls for new uprising in aftermath of Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has angered Arabs and Muslims who view it as an expression of blatant pro-Israel bias. JERUSALEM—Palestinians clashed with Israeli troops across the West Bank and Gaza, and Muslim worshippers from Jordan to Indonesia poured into the streets after Friday prayers to protest U.S. President Donald Trump’s 7

December 8, 2017 8:19 AM Israel beefs up police ahead of Jerusalem protests

JERUSALEM - Israeli police deployed reinforcements in and around Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, in anticipation of Palestinian protests over the Trump administration's recognition of the contested city as the Israeli capital. Palestinian political groups have called for massive demonstrations in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem after Friday 8

December 7, 2017 5:58 PM Winless Browns fire top exec. Sashi Brown, head coach Hue Jackson keeps job

Brown was named the team’s top executive during an overhaul following the 2015 season. Jackson will return for the 2018 season despite a 1-27 record. CLEVELAND—One win in two seasons cost Sashi Brown his job with the Browns. Coach Hue Jackson is keeping his — for now. Winless with four weeks left in another dismal season, the Cleveland Browns fired Brown 7

December 1, 2017 3:50 PM Rex Tillerson says reports Trump plans to fire him are ‘laughable’

Multiple officials say White House is considering a plan to replace Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo. WASHINGTON—U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday dismissed as “laughable” reports that the White House is trying to get rid of him. Tillerson was asked about the reports during a photo-op with the visiting Libyan prime minister 11

November 30, 2017 10:50 AM 5 things to know on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

Insults and barbs are ramping up in the House of Commons over Finance Minister Bill Morneau, with the federal Conservatives calling for his resignation. Plus in news out of the art world, a Calgary artist is apologizing for using photos of British comedians in a public art display. Plus for "Life Hack Thursday," speaks to the experts on how to safely 9