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August 14, 2017 2:48 AM Eruption of anger, violence in Virginia divides the U.S

After a deadly weekend, the country must find a way forward – a task complicated by what some see as a vacuum of moral leadership at the top Charlottesville is the picture of a liberal American college town. Sidewalk cafés jostle for space with designer burger joints on a bustling pedestrian mall and the windows of the well-appointed redbrick buildings 11

August 5, 2017 2:54 PM Quebec City Muslims Will Get Their Own Cemetery

Nearby town rejected proposal for Muslim burial ground earlier this month. QUEBEC — Muslims in Quebec City are going to have their own cemetery after all. The cemetery will be located on a parcel of land of about 6,000 square metres the city is selling for about $270,000 plus taxes, Mayor Regis Labeaume and members of the Muslim community said at a news conference 13

August 4, 2017 9:30 PM Muslims to finally have their own cemetery in Quebec City

QUEBEC—Muslims in Quebec City are going to have their own cemetery after all. The cemetery will be located on a parcel of land of about 6,000 square metres the city is selling for about $270,000 plus taxes, Mayor Régis Labeaume and members of the Muslim community said at a news conference Friday. The news came just three weeks after a zoning change proposal 12

August 4, 2017 4:01 PM Muslims in Quebec City finally get land for burials

News comes a few weeks after a proposed Muslim cemetery in Saint-Apollinaire, Que., was voted down Quebec City's Muslim community will now have a place to bury their loved ones, after the city announced Friday it has conditionally accepted an offer from the Quebec Islamic Culture Centre to buy land near a well-known local cemetery. The land is the site of a former 12

August 4, 2017 3:50 PM Muslims to have their own cemetery in Quebec City

QUEBEC -- Muslims in Quebec City are going to have their own cemetery after all. The cemetery will be located on a parcel of land of about 6,000 square metres the city is selling for about $270,000 plus taxes, Mayor Regis Labeaume and members of the Muslim community said at a news conference Friday. The news came just three weeks after a proposal aimed 5

July 26, 2017 2:43 PM Justin Trudeau, dubbed 'The North Star,' lands Rolling Stone cover

Feature juxtaposes Trudeau and Trump, favouring the Canadian leader "Is Canada's prime minister the free world's best hope?" Rolling Stone magazine seems to think so. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is featured in the cover story posted online Tuesday morning for the latest issue of the long-running music and pop culture magazine. The lengthy feature 9

July 25, 2017 9:58 AM Israel dismantles metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site

Controversial devices expected to be replaced by 'advanced technologies' including sophisticated cameras Israel has dismantled metal detectors it installed a week ago at a contested Jerusalem shrine, hoping to defuse a crisis with the Muslim world, including security ally Jordan, the Muslim custodian of the holy site. The removal of the devices followed 12

July 24, 2017 5:40 AM Israeli guard opened fire at embassy after being attacked, foreign ministry says

Two Jordanians died in the shooting Israel's Foreign Ministry said on Monday that a security guard at the country's embassy in Jordan opened fire, killing two Jordanians, after being attacked by one of them with a screwdriver. The incident took place on Sunday evening, at a residential building used by embassy staff. Israeli media said Jordan has demanded 10

July 24, 2017 4:16 AM Israeli embassy in Jordan attacked by gunmen — two Jordanians killed, Israeli wounded

AMMAN, Jordan — Two Jordanians were killed and an Israeli was wounded by gunfire Sunday in a residential building at the Israeli embassy compound in Jordan’s capital, the kingdom’s Public Security Directorate said. Israeli media reported Monday that an Israeli security guard opened fire after a Jordanian worker attacked him with a screwdriver. The worker 4

July 23, 2017 8:14 PM 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Israeli embassy in Jordan

Police said a shooting incident occurred at the Isreali embassy complex in Jordan's capital Amman One man was killed and another two were wounded by gunfire Sunday in a residential building in the heavily fortified Israeli embassy compound in Jordan's capital, the kingdom's Public Security Directorate said. Before the shooting, Jordanians had entered 11