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May 22, 2018 6:48 PM DeMar DeRozan's cryptic Instagram message has Raptors fans worried

Toronto all-star writes "Dark days, darker nights" on Instagram The Toronto Raptors star, who features in the NBA's mental health PSA, posted on his Instagram story "Dark days, darker nights …" early Tuesday morning. The words, set in type so tiny it was almost unreadable, against a black background, are also the title of a 2014 song by American hip-hop 6

May 22, 2018 3:27 AM Australian archbishop convicted of child sex abuse cover-up

Philip Wilson, 67, pleaded not guilty and could face 2-year prison sentence An Australian archbishop who was the most senior Roman Catholic cleric in the world charged with covering up child sex abuse was convicted Tuesday and faces a potential two years in prison. Magistrate Robert Stone handed down the verdict against Archbishop of Adelaide Philip 11

May 20, 2018 9:38 AM Congo Ebola deaths rise to 26

National emergency response fund now amounts to more than $4M Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest. In a statement the health ministry said four new cases have been confirmed as Ebola. A total of 46 cases of hemorrhagic 10

May 18, 2018 7:33 PM Unions approve process to help resolve issues in Nova Scotia health bargaining

The Nova Scotia Council of Health Care Unions, which represents non-nursing professions such as physiotherapists, pharmacists, social workers and psychologists, will be the first to go through mediation-arbitration July 30 to Aug. 3, with a target date for an agreement of Sept. 1. “This agreement will bring more stability to our health care system, avoid 12

May 18, 2018 2:38 PM Ebola outbreak in Congo not yet declared an emergency: WHO

Conditions to declare the Ebola outbreak in Congo a public health emergency haven't been met, WHO says. The World Health Organization has not declared the Ebola virus outbreak in Congo a public health emergency. The declaration of a "public health emergency of international concern" conveys that the outbreak is a priority to mobilize resources immediately 15

May 17, 2018 5:46 PM Humboldt man campaigning to have Sask. junior hockey league drop #HumboldtStrong trademark application

The league applied for trademark of #HumboldtStrong slogan and sticks on the porch movement The slogan #HumboldtStrong has always been about Humboldt, the Saskatchewan community and its strength as members make their journey to recovery in the aftermath of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, according to one resident. Michael Behiel started a campaign recruiting 19

May 17, 2018 3:38 PM Seniors in long-term care facilities twice as likely to be on opioids: report

Almost 40 per cent of long-term care residents in five provinces were prescribed opioids Seniors in long-term care facilities appeared to be twice as likely to be prescribed opioids compared to other people their age and three times as likely to be on antidepressants, according to 2016 data in a new report by the Canadian Institute for Health Information 10

May 15, 2018 6:17 PM American Airlines tightens rules for travelling with emotional support animals

Amphibians, insects, rodents have been added to list of animals excluded by air carrier If you're planning on travelling with your emotional support ferret, spider or snake, American Airlines says those animals are among several that will be prohibited starting July 1. The carrier on Monday unveiled new rules for travelling with emotional support animals 8

May 14, 2018 6:30 PM U.S. military dispatches Marines to guard embassies due to heightened security threats

The move took place after the Trump administration formalized Monday its controversial decision to move the Israeli embassy to Jerusalem. WASHNIGTON—The U.S. military has dispatched additional Marines to guard U.S. embassies abroad after the Trump administration formalized Monday its controversial decision to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem 9

May 13, 2018 2:13 PM Family calls for help finding York University student Zabia Afzal, last seen near Ashbridge's Bay

Afzal, 30, was last seen Thursday night near Ashbridge's Bay and Woodbine Beach, wearing black pants, a black or navy hooded sweatshirt and a green floral shirt. Shortly before heading into work at her family’s real estate business Thursday morning, Zabia Afzal ate breakfast with her older brother in the Woodbridge home they share. Nothing appeared out of the ordinary 17