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April 25, 2018 8:50 PM Humboldt Bronco from Airdrie wants to ‘prove them wrong’ and walk again

Surrounded by his family at the Foothills Hospital, Ryan Straschnitzki spoke about his recovery after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash Right now, he’s working on sitting up longer, which is hard. He’s up to about an hour and a half, and is shooting for two hours. Next, as his bones heal, he’ll work on using his arms more. Sixteen people were killed and 13 others 5

April 25, 2018 6:04 PM Sudbury Police rescue man who fell into a sinkhole in his backyard

Police say a man has been taken to hospital after falling into a sinkhole in his backyard in Sudbury, Ont. Police say they responded to a call Wednesday morning at a home in the area of O'Neil Drive and Falconbridge Road in Garson. They say the 55-year-old man went to look at a sinkhole, when the ground gave out and he fell in. Police say from there 7

April 24, 2018 4:07 PM U.S. veteran who survived blast receives unusual penis transplant

Patient, who asked to remain anonymous, is expected to recover urinary and, eventually, sexual function A U.S. veteran who lost his genitals from a blast in Afghanistan has received the world's most extensive penis transplant, and doctors say he is recovering well and expected to leave the hospital this week. Saying they wanted to address "an unspoken 14

April 23, 2018 6:49 PM Man who snatched gunman’s AR-15 at Waffle House says ‘it was life or death’

The 29-year-old Nashville resident found himself wrestling with the suspect after four people had already been fatally shot at a Waffle House bustling with patrons early Sunday. “I looked back and I saw a person lying on the ground right at the entrance of the door, then I jumped and slid ... I went behind a push door — a swivel door,” Shaw said. “He shot through 13

April 23, 2018 2:28 PM 5 things to know as Prince William and Kate welcome their 3rd child

Princess Charlotte remains fourth in line to the throne, with the new baby fifth. The rules were changed before Prince George was born to give royal daughters the same rights as sons. For generations it was the custom among royals — as among commoners — to give birth at home. Queen Elizabeth II was born at her grandfather’s London house, and gave birth 15

April 22, 2018 2:20 AM World’s oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

Nabi Tajima was born on Aug. 4, 1900, and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren. TOKYO—The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized 11

April 21, 2018 8:57 PM White Sox reliever Farquhar suffers brain hemorrhage during game

2010 Blue Jays draft pick in stable but critical condition White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar was in stable but critical condition Saturday, a day after suffering a brain hemorrhage while in the dugout during a game. Farquhar passed out in the sixth inning Friday night after getting two outs against Houston. He was helped by team medical personnel and on-site 9

April 20, 2018 8:28 PM Paris student protesters removed from occupied building

The occupation was ignited by a new system of admissions would allow universities to rank applicants based on their own criteria. French high school graduates are guaranteed free university access regardless of their grades. Paris 1 University President Georges Haddad said no students were injured during the eviction operation. He told reporters he felt “great 9

April 20, 2018 4:14 PM Hungarian scientist exposed to Ebola, WHO says

Hungarian officials asked WHO for help after a scientist had an 'accidental exposure' to Ebola The World Health Organization says it has co-ordinated shipment of an experimental Ebola vaccine and drugs to treat a laboratory scientist in Hungary who was exposed to the potentially deadly disease earlier this month. The U.N. health agency said in an emailed 4

April 19, 2018 1:12 PM Hwy 401 eastbound closed in Mississauga for crash

Police said several vehicles crashed on the highway’s eastbound lanes Thursday morning. All eastbound lanes on Hwy 401 in Mississauga have been shut down after three transport trucks, an SUV, and a sedan crashed early Thursday morning. The Ontario Provincial Police said it happened near the Winston Churchill Blvd off-ramp. It is unclear when exactly 11