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May 17, 2018 6:26 PM French official says friend of Paris attacker faces accomplice charge

Khamzat Azimov, who was born in the Russian republic of Chechnya, killed one person and wounded four others with a knife. He was killed by police as he advanced on them, saying “shoot, shoot, shoot.” Molins said that Azimov’s parents, who were detained shortly after the stabbing spree, said they recognized their son in a video declaring allegiance to the Islamic 7

May 17, 2018 1:17 PM British Airways staffing Saturdays flight to Toronto with Harrys and Meg(h)ans to celebrate royal wedding

The party favours don’t stop there. Lemon and elderflower Victoria sponges, the exact same flavour as Harry and Meghan’s wedding cake, will be handed out to all passengers departing Heathrow airport Saturday. Any passengers leaving from Terminal 5 who are also named Harry, Meghan or Megan (and their travel companions) will be able to use the airline’s 10

May 15, 2018 7:05 PM Canadian tourist facing jail time in Cuba suing Sunwing for damages

MONTREAL—A Quebec man facing four years in a Cuban jail following a boating accident that killed a fellow Canadian tourist last year is suing Sunwing. Lawyers representing Toufik Benhamiche of Mascouche, Que., filed the application in Quebec last week seeking damages against the travel company. Benhamiche was driving a small boat as part of a tourist 10

May 9, 2018 12:36 PM North Korean’s Kim Jong Un breaks with his flight-phobic father, travels by plane

Kim took a plane to the Chinese city of Dalian this week, becoming the first North Korean ruler to fly abroad in 32 years. Schooled for several years in Switzerland, Kim is believed to have travelled by air many times during his teenage years. After he became North Korea’s leader, state media said he was aboard Chammae-1 when he reviewed air force planes 10

May 8, 2018 11:23 PM Yankees, Sox will find confines of London stadium hitter friendly

MLB’s top slugging teams expected to put on power display with shallow outfield walls. When the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox visit London for a two-game series in June 2019, the travel may be a hassle and beans and toast for breakfast may prove to be an acquired taste. But two of the best-hitting teams in baseball may find at least one thing 9

May 5, 2018 7:07 PM Hawaii's Big Island on high alert over quakes, lava fissures from erupting volcano

Kilauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, has been in constant eruption for 35 years Hawaii's Big Island remains on high alert on Saturday after the Kilauea volcano spewed lava into residential areas, forcing hundreds to evacuate, and a series of earthquakes, including a powerful tremor, shook the island. Scientists and local officials warned 26

May 4, 2018 2:35 PM Meghan Markle won't have maid of honour; dad will walk her down the aisle

Markle's divorced parents will meet members of the Royal Family ahead of the wedding on May 19 Meghan Markle's father will walk her down the aisle when the American actress marries Prince Harry this month, and both her parents will meet the Queen and senior royals in the run-up to the ceremony, Kensington Palace said on Friday. The bride-to-be's divorced 21

May 1, 2018 7:50 PM Canadian airlines to resume flights next winter to St. Maarten, Puerto Rico

A recently released study says last fall’s hurricane season resulted in an estimated loss of 826,100 visitors to the Caribbean and about $741 million (U.S.) in spending. Air Canada says it is monitoring the situation on both islands and is expecting to operate its normal schedule to these seasonal destinations. Air Transat and Air Canada resumed service 20

April 19, 2018 8:22 PM 45 days into a strike, York gives students options to complete courses and finish the year

These include staying an extra four weeks after the strike, withdrawing with a course credit given and no mark on the student’s transcript, and receiving bursaries for altered travel plans. It’s day 45 of a strike, and York University has now contacted its students to inform them of options available to them to complete their courses and finish the year. “We are now half-way 20

April 17, 2018 11:05 PM Calgary man survives 30-metre fall into glacier crevasse south of Jasper

A Calgary man has survived more than a 30-metre fall into a glacier crevasse in the Columbia Icefield area of Jasper National Park. Parks Canada says the 24-year-old was snowshoeing with a friend Sunday on the Athabasca Glacier when he fell deep into the ice and was knocked unconscious. As his friend went for help, the man who fell managed to climb out of the crevasse 14