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December 1, 2018 12:31 PM Trump aides caught in web of deception over Russia contacts

WASHINGTON—One lied about his knowledge of Russian-hacked emails, another about a Russian real estate deal, a third about dialogue over sanctions with a Russian ambassador. A pattern of deception by advisers to President Donald Trump, aimed at covering up Russia-related contacts during the 2016 campaign and transition period, has unravelled bit by bit in criminal 118

November 30, 2018 5:09 PM Canadian women lose to New Zealand in final of Dubai Rugby Sevens

Canada opened the day with a 24-7 win over Ireland in the Cup quarterfinal before edging defending Series champion Australia 15-10 on a last-ditch Farella try. Benn and Landry scored the other tries for Canada, which led 10-5 at the half. That set up the final showdown with New Zealand, which advanced by blanking Russia 31-0 and the U.S. 22-0 in the knockout 133

November 29, 2018 1:58 PM Trump’s keeping it quick, taking in-and-out trip to G20 in Argentina

Three current and former White House officials said Trump has at times expressed frustration about travel overseas, and they have curtailed trips to his liking. The White House did not respond to a request for comment. All spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss internal matters. White House aides said Trump prefers to play the role of host rather 165

November 24, 2018 10:37 PM Gilles and Poirier fall short of Grand Prix Final

“We are disappointed not to qualify for the final,” Poirier said. “We were at some very tough events with deep fields.” In pairs, Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres of France took the gold with Tarah Kayne and Danny O’Shea of the U.S. second and Aleksandra Boikova and Dmitrii Kozlovskii of Russia third. Camille Ruest of Rimouski, Que., and Andrew Wolfe 115

November 23, 2018 11:50 PM Canadian men’s ski team regroups after devastating stretch

“(Erik) was a total surprise and shock. It’s a different feeling for Erik to retire as opposed to the other guys getting injured. It doesn’t have that sadness to it. I’m a little bummed out I’m not going to have that teammate, that leader guiding us through the season, but just so happy and stoked for him. “I hope it doesn’t take a long time to break 156

November 23, 2018 6:54 PM Named for Roman god of war, Mars isn’t very kind to visitors

Humanity’s nearly 60-year history of trying to get to Mars includes attempts to fly past the red planet for picture-taking without stopping, as well as the vastly more complicated efforts to put spacecraft into orbit around the red planet and to actually land. NASA’s Mariner 4 performed the first successfully flyby of the red planet in 1965, sending 140

November 20, 2018 6:35 PM Canada Pension seeks ‘disruption’ with cruise line, robo taxi

From a river-cruise line to a robo-taxi company, the head of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is looking beyond market cycles and seeking to capitalize on structural changes shaking up the global economy. “CPPIB is embracing disruption, whether that disruption is technological, demographics, economic, climate change or any number of other forces 110

November 19, 2018 11:05 PM Federal government averts deportation for vocal Putin critic who feared return to Russia

OTTAWA—Supporters of a scientist who fears political retribution if deported to Russia said she has been granted a temporary reprieve. Green Party Leader Elizabeth May said Elena Musikhina, an outspoken opponent of the Putin government, has been granted a two-year permit to stay in Canada. May said it means Musikhina and her husband, who faced removal 142

November 19, 2018 2:23 PM Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipeline

“The implementation of projects like this one is a good example of an ability to stand up for one’s own national interests,” Putin added. The remarks appear to be referring to the Kremlin’s long-standing position that some European nations are giving up lucrative deals with Russia under pressure from the United States. Turkey relies on imports for its energy 130

November 13, 2018 12:15 AM Former InfoWars correspondent expects to be charged in Mueller probe for connections to WikiLeaks

WASHINGTON—An associate of longtime U.S. President Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone said Monday that he expects to face charges in the special counsel’s Russia investigation. Conservative conspiracy theorist Jerome Corsi said on his YouTube show that negotiations fell apart with special counsel Robert Mueller’s team and he expects in the coming days to be charged 119