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Loblaws closing 22 stores, launching home delivery ahead of ‘difficult year’

“We are excited about our future. But…we expect 2018 will be a difficult year,” said Galen G. Weston, Loblaw CEO.

Australians vote Yes to endorse gay marriage

Australia’s same-sex marriage postal survey: 61.6% yes, 38.4% no

‘Weinstein Effect’ goes global as powerful men confronted

Emboldened by the women, and men, who have spoken up, the “Weinstein Effect” is rippling across the globe

Global carbon pollution on the rise

Global carbon pollution rises after three straight flat years

Magnitude 6.5 quake hits Costa Rica

A magnitude 6.5 quake hits Costa Rica coast, shakes San Jose capital

Montreal war monument vandalized on Remembrance Day

“It’s an insult to the army, and to soldiers that died for us.”: Residents angry after war monument vandalized

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    Powerful earthquake on Iran-Iraq border kills over 400

    Authorities in Iran’s western Kermanshah province say the quake killed 407 people in the country and injured 6,700. Kermanshah

    Veterans with PTSD bond over military vehicles

    ‘Misfits all getting together:’ Veterans with PTSD bond over military vehicles

    NDP critic calls for support for softwood workers

    Tariffs have dropped slightly for most lumber firms, but the trade dispute continues with the U.S.

    F-word ruled OK for French broadcasts

    The ruling states the F-word does not have the same “vulgar connotation” in French

    Plant-based milks shouldn’t be main beverage for young kids: experts

    Experts warn that drinking too much of the plant-based beverages can displace hunger and cause children to eat less

    Virginia elects first transgender person to state legislature

    On anniversary of Trump election, Dems get something new to celebrate: victory

    Calgary mayor’s race draws attention

    Calgary mayor’s race most high-profile in Alberta municipal elections

    Canadian horse ‘checks in’ to Kentucky motel

    A video is making the rounds of Canadian horse ‘checking in’ at a pet-friendly Kentucky motel

    Murky timeline the focus of Las Vegas shooting probe

    Authorities are still at a lost as to why Stephen Paddock opened fire on the country music festival

    Employees killed in foiled US prison break

    Two employees were killed in foiled North Carolina prison break

    Canadian family held captive by Taliban-linked group leave Pakistan

    The family, with three young children, had been held captive for years

    California dreams reduced to embers

    The wildfires already rank among the deadliest in California history

    Judge convicts RCMP in Moncton massacre

    RCMP found guilty of failing to provide adequate training, equipment in Moncton shooting rampage

    Environmentalist with B.C. ties fired in Alberta

    Tzeporah Berman has been let go from her position on Alberta’s Oil Sands Advisory Group