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Bears killed after B.C. woman, conservation officer bitten

Bears killed after B.C. woman, conservation officer bitten Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC


City plans safety review for intersection where ammonia tanker tipped over

The City of Saskatoon plans to review safety at the intersection where a tanker truck carrying ammonia tipped over on its side earlier this month. The city’s acting general manager of transportation, Angela Gardiner, says the city will look at whether or not the area is as safe as it could be. “We look at signage or any different measures we can undertake,” Gardiner said. “We’ve already taken a look at the actual intersection and the intersection design itself and it does meet Transportation Association of Canada standards, so ifRead More


FBI couldn’t access nearly 7K devices because of encryption – Sharing #ABC #News Feed

The FBI hasn’t been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology companies and law enforcement officials trying to recover encrypted communications. In the first 11 months of the fiscal year, federal agents were unable to access the content of more than 6,900 mobile devices, Wray said in a speech at the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Philadelphia. “ToRead More


CTV Northern Ontario: Learning about disabilities

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‘Why is the strike happening?’: Students question striking Georgian College faculty

Concerned Georgian College students got the chance to ask their striking teachers some of the questions that have been bothering them. “Why is the strike happening?” and “Will you be holding strong until you get what you’re asking for? The college’s students’ association, in a quest for answers, brought their questions to faculty on the fifth day of a province-wide strike. “It’s to be able to ensure both sides are heard, but also to be able to let our students understand and have the correct information,” Avery Konda, president ofRead More


Weather 29/17

Sunshine for the next few days before the clouds and rain roll in by weekends end. Jessica Gosselin has details in your 7-day forecast. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC


NHL scores: Kings beat Canadiens 5-1

LOS ANGELES – Adrian Kempe had his first career hat trick to lead Los Angeles in a 5-1 win over Montreal. Michael Cammalleri scored the other two goals for the Kings, who have opened their season with their best six-game start (5-0-1) in franchise history. Montreal (1-5-1) still hasn’t won in regulation this season. Jonathan Quick made 36 saves for the Kings. The 21-year-old Kempe scored the go-ahead goal on a 2-on-1 breakaway for the Kings at 7:34 in the third period. He scored again at 16:42 and added anotherRead More


Magnitsky human rights law, protections for journalists’ sources get royal assent – Politics

Brennan MacDonald Two private member’s bills, one protecting journalists’ sources and another that allows Canada to get tough on human rights abusers, received royal assent Wednesday.  One of those laws is the so-called Magnitsky Act, the Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act or Bill S-226. It allows the Canadian government to impose sanctions and travel bans on foreign officials responsible for gross human rights violations. “Canada has a strong reputation around the world as a country that holds clear and cherished democratic values and stands up for human rights,” Minister of ForeignRead More


Twitter vows to crack down on nude photos tweeted without consent – Technology & Science

The Associated Press Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was “still” not doing enough to protect its users. The policy changes were specifically aimed at protecting women who unknowingly or unwillingly had nude pictures of themselves distributed online or were subject to unwanted sexual advances. They would also aim to shield groups subject to hateful imagery, symbols and threats of violence. In an email Twitter shared with The Associated Press Tuesday, Twitter’sRead More


Halifax police seek help locating missing man who requires medication

CTV Atlantic Published Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:05PM ADT Last Updated Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:29PM ADT Halifax Regional Police are turning to the public to help find a missing 63-year-old man who hasn’t been seen since last week. Police say Neil Parks was last seen Thursday night near the Portland Street bus terminal in Dartmouth. Parks is described as a five-foot-10, 180-pound white man with a grey beard. He was last seen wearing a dark windbreaker-style jacket with cloth cuffs, white “Brooks” sneakers and carrying a “Tracker” backpack. PoliceRead More