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June 14, 2018 1:42 PM Greek opposition head plans to call no-confidence vote over Macedonia name deal

Tsipras has a four-seat majority in the 300-member parliament, but the name deal has led to a rift within the government. The stance of Defence Minister Panos Kammenos, who heads the coalition’s junior partner, the right-wing Independent Greeks party, will be crucial. Kammenos said before the deal was announced that he would oppose the agreement in a parliamentary 11

June 12, 2018 9:38 PM AT&T wins court approval to buy Time Warner over Trump opposition

Deal is seen as turning point for industry upended by companies like Netflix AT&T won approval from a U.S. court on Tuesday to buy Time Warner Inc for $85 billion US, dealing a blow to U.S. President Donald Trump's administration which tried to block the deal and likely setting off a wave of corporate mergers. The planned deal, approved without conditions 23

June 8, 2018 9:17 PM Smithsonian exhibit highlights the life and times of Oprah Winfrey

Yearlong exhibit chronicles social events in the U.S. linked to stages of Winfrey's life One of the most recognizable openings in television history blares on a video screen: "I'm Oprah Winfrey, and welcome to The Oprah Winfrey Show!" The crowd goes wild. At the centre of it all, a dancing young Oprah. This moment, televised more than 30 years ago, is now part of a yearlong 16

June 5, 2018 8:44 PM Federal panel to review broadcasting rules for the internet era

OTTAWA — A federal review into Canada’s broadcasting and telecommunications laws will examine the “disruptive and dramatic change” facing media industries — and what that change means for the country’s democratic institutions. The Liberals government announced Tuesday that it will launch a wide-ranging, 18-month review into Canada’s broadcasting and telecommunications 12

May 24, 2018 2:30 PM Four new shows join Street Legal on CBC TV’s fall slate

But apart from the already announced reboot of Street Legal, the new CBC season appears to be light on content and marquee names — at least compared to the impressive fall slate launched last year, which included Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace starring Sarah Gadon, a legal drama starring Kristin Kreuk, and new shows from Allan Hawco (Republic of Doyle) 16

May 22, 2018 12:31 AM Cuban plane crash death toll rises to 111 as 2 survivors still in critical condition

Gretell Landrove Font, 23, died Monday, state media said Cuban state media say a 23-year-old survivor of Friday's plane crash in Havana has died, raising the death toll to 111. Gretell Landrove Font died Monday afternoon of extensive injuries suffered in the crash of the Boeing 737 that was rented from a Mexican company by Cuba's national airline, Cubana 37

May 21, 2018 4:48 PM Kensington Palace shares family portrait, other royal wedding photos

Photos include image of couple with their page boys and bridesmaids Kensington Palace has released three official wedding photographs taken of Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle shortly after their wedding. Alexi Lubomirski's images include a family portrait of the couple with Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Prince William and their spouses 27

May 20, 2018 4:27 PM Competition Bureau’s focus on broadband over 5G wireless ‘does not make sense’

A review of Canada’s broadband internet services by the country’s competition watchdog is overlooking a critical issue when it comes to wireless technology, according to veteran telecom entrepreneurs who have battled the big carriers for years. The Competition Bureau announced last week that it will study ways to improve competition in the broadband 18

May 18, 2018 1:57 PM School shooting suspect arrested, injuries reported in south Texas

Incident reported in Santa Fe High School, about 50 km southeast of Houston Injuries have been confirmed in a shooting Friday at a high school near Houston, and the suspected shooter has been arrested, according to school officials. Assistant Principal Cris Richardson said that an active shooter was on campus at Santa Fe High School, which was placed 27

May 18, 2018 1:45 PM Houston-area media reporting multiple fatalities from Texas school shooting

One student told Houston television station KTRK in a telephone interview that a gunman came into her first-period art class and started shooting. The student said she saw one girl with blood on her leg as the class evacuated the room. “We thought it was a fire drill at first but really, the teacher said, ‘Start running,’” the student told the television 16