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WHY IT MATTERS: Russia - MetroNews Canada


MetroNews Canada

WHY IT MATTERS: Russia
MetroNews Canada
FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2009, file photo, people walk in Red Square, with St. Basil Cathedral, left, the Kremlin's Spassky Tower, right back, and Lenin Mausoleum, right, in Moscow, Russia. Russia cannot be ignored. Since the end of the Cold War, Russia ...
Vladimir Putin's Outlaw StateNew York Times
New Doug Schoen Book Blasts Obama's Failure to Confront PutinNewsmax
Moscow Drops Microsoft on President Vladmir Putin's Call for Self-SufficiencyNDTV
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 7:46 am

iCloud celeb photo hack: Pippa Middleton's hacked iCloud pics banned - Cloud Pro


Cloud Pro

iCloud celeb photo hack: Pippa Middleton's hacked iCloud pics banned
Cloud Pro
29/09/2016: The High Court has banned the publication of pictures stolen from Pippa Middleton's iCloud account, saying it will take civil court action against a "person or persons unknown" following the hack of her account. High Court justice Philippa ...
UK judge bans publication of hacked Pippa Middleton photosTheChronicleHerald.ca
Middleton finds favour in iCloud hack caseIndependent Online
Pippa Middleton wins injunction extension to stop publication of hacked photosCNN
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 7:25 am

Shimon Peres lying in state in Israel's Knesset for public memorial - CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Shimon Peres lying in state in Israel's Knesset for public memorial
CBC.ca
The body of Israel's ninth President Shimon Peres is lying in state in the plaza of the Knesset, Israel's parliament. Peres died Wednesday from complications following a stroke. He was 93. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven ...
5 things you need to know ThursdayUSA TODAY
Israel's leaders lay wreaths beside casket of Shimon PeresTimes Colonist
Trudeau praises late former Israeli PM Shimon Peres as 'real friend to Canada'News1130
TheChronicleHerald.ca -Jerusalem Post Israel News -Crux: Covering all things Catholic -The Times of Israel
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 7:12 am

China landslides: 15 people pulled alive from rubble - ABC Online


ABC Online

China landslides: 15 people pulled alive from rubble
ABC Online
Rescuers have pulled 15 people out of the rubble of a landslide which hit China's eastern Zhejiang province, burying houses and leaving dozens of people missing. The landslide occurred after heavy rain, brought by Typhoon Megi, lashed the coastal ...
32 people missing in China landslides following typhoonWHIO
Rescuers Pull 15 Out Alive From China Landslide, 32 MissingNBCNews.com
33 missing in east China landslidesXinhua
Telegraph.co.uk -International Business Times UK -Anadolu Agency -South China Morning Post
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 5:27 am

Jose Fernandez remembered in sombre ceremony in Miami

Marlins Fernandez Killed

Somber Miami Marlins players and personnel escorted a hearse carrying the body of star pitcher Jose Fernandez from the team's ballpark Wednesday, as the farewell for their beloved teammate marched on.

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Posted: September 29, 2016, 1:33 am

Ugandan refugee shot dead in California moments after police arrived - CTV News


CTV News

Ugandan refugee shot dead in California moments after police arrived
CTV News
EL CAJON, Calif. - The fatal police shooting of a Ugandan refugee who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived where a distraught man was ...
Police: Man killed by officer pointed vaping deviceCNN
Police kill unarmed black man in San DiegoToronto Star
Alfred Olango Survived Idi Amin and Refugee Camps. San Diego Cops Killed Him.Daily Beast
Daily Mail -BBC News -The Guardian -NBCNews.com
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 1:07 am

Families of 9/11 victims can sue Saudi Arabia after Obama's veto overturned

USA-SEPT11/SAUDI

In a resounding rebuke, Democrats joined with Republicans Wednesday to hand Barack Obama the first veto override of his presidency, voting overwhelmingly to allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in U.S. courts for its alleged backing of the attackers.

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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:53 am

Putin should ‘face the truth’: Abbott

TONY Abbott has joined other Australian MPs saying Russia needs to face the facts following the release of the report into the downing of MH17.
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:31 am

The questions that haunt MH17 families

THE MH17 report is a step in the right direction, but the families of Australian passengers say their most pressing questions remain unanswered.
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:29 am

Families get answers, but little closure from report on passenger jet downed by missile

M71 Malaysia Ukraine Andrei Anghel

Evidence released Wednesday showing Malaysian Air Flight MH17 was brought down by a Russian missile answers some questions for the Toronto-area family of a passenger on the flight, but they don’t expect it to bring any resolution.

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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:21 am

Egyptian journalist cheers secular writer's assassination on television - Chicago Tribune


Al-Bawaba

Egyptian journalist cheers secular writer's assassination on television
Chicago Tribune
On Sunday, a prominent Jordanian writer was assassinated on the steps of an Amman courthouse, where he was to face charges for having shared a supposedly blasphemous cartoon on social media. Nahed Hattar's accused killer, it later emerged, was a ...
Hundreds mourn Jordanian writer Nahed HattarAljazeera.com
Sudden events can shape any abroad experienceThe Daily Orange
Hundreds gather for funeral of murdered Jordanian writerThe National
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:20 am

Secret audio recordings damn Russia

TAPPED phone conversations filled with swearing and codenames were among the most crucial pieces of evidence from the MH17 crash.
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Posted: September 29, 2016, 12:05 am

Former Miss Universe hits back at Trump

THE former Miss Universe winner who Donald Trump called “Miss Piggy” has struck back at the presidential candidate.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 11:34 pm

Scary chart sparks GFC 2.0 fears

IN 2008, the collapse of Lehman Brothers sparked the start of the GFC. This bank could be about to do the same thing.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 11:03 pm

‘I don’t want her to go to school now’

TWO students and a teacher have been wounded in a shooting at a South Carolina school, which could be linked to another crime scene nearby.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:48 pm

Another primary school shooting shocks US

A TEENAGER allegedly gunned down his father before opening fire on two children and a teacher at a primary school in South Carolina.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:47 pm

City officials, firefighters debate decision to keep Fill the Boot out of roadways - Kokomo Tribune


Kokomo Tribune

City officials, firefighters debate decision to keep Fill the Boot out of roadways
Kokomo Tribune
Kokomo firefighters stand in front of fire stations collecting money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association on Sept. 2, 2015. Stewart Matlock stands along the yellow line on Washington Street at Superior Street. prev. next. 0. Share. Facebook Twitter ...
Marystown Fire Chief pleased with support for boot driveSouthern Gazette
Mt. Juliet firefighters to Fill the Boot to support MDAMtjulietnews
South Metro raises $101000 for 'Fill the Boot'The Villager

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:36 pm

Aleppo ‘worse than a slaughterhouse’

THE US has threatened to suspend its talks with Russia over the conflict in Syria following escalating attacks in Aleppo, including on two hospitals.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:26 pm

US threatens to halt talks with Russia as air strikes hit two Aleppo hospitals - The Globe and Mail


The Globe and Mail

US threatens to halt talks with Russia as air strikes hit two Aleppo hospitals
The Globe and Mail
The United States threatened on Wednesday to halt talks with Russia on the Syria war and scrap plans for joint military targeting of Islamic jihadis unless the Russian and Syrian militaries stopped bombing Aleppo. The threat, conveyed via telephone by ...
Almost 100 children killed in Aleppo since Friday, UNICEF saysCBC.ca
Syrian government attacks 2 hospitals, bread line in AleppoCTV News
Darkness and fear in Aleppo as the bombs rain downStars and Stripes
International Business Times -Breitbart News -Thomson Reuters Foundation -Telegraph.co.uk
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:03 pm

Cops shoot dead unarmed black man

PROTESTERS have gathered in a California town following the police shooting of an unarmed black man who was reportedly mentally ill.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:54 pm

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down by Russian missile: Dutch probe - CTV News


CTV News

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down by Russian missile: Dutch probe
CTV News
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands -- Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down in 2014 by a Buk missile that was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central ...
Evidence Russian missile shot down Flight MH17 unlikely to bring closure to victims' familiesCBC.ca
Australia Pledges to Push Russia on Prosecutions for Downed Malaysian PlaneVoice of America
Russia's role in the MH17 'accident'The Globe and Mail
The Sydney Morning Herald -Al-Arabiya -ABC News -Wall Street Journal
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:20 pm

SA power outage: how did it happen? - ABC Online


ABC Online

SA power outage: how did it happen?
ABC Online
South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms. So have recent events and a focus on renewable energy created the 'perfect storm' for a state-wide blackout?

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:02 pm

Teen killed father before opening fire at South Carolina elementary school: police

APTOPIX School Shooting

A 14-year-old boy is believed to have shot and killed his father before going to a nearby elementary school in South Carolina and wounding two children and a teacher, authorities say.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 7:53 pm

Obama dealt severe blow over 9/11 bill

IN A rare act of bipartisanship, the US Senate has voted to override Barack Obama’s veto of a bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 7:12 pm

Pepe the Frog joins swastika and Klan hood in Anti-Defamation League's hate symbol database

pepes

A popular internet meme has joined the ranks of the swastika and the burning cross in the Anti-Defamation League's hate symbol database. But how did a cartoon frog with humble origins as a lovable indie comic book character become an emblem of white supremacy?

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 5:57 pm

Zika outbreak: Miami-Dade releases 5 positive mosquito trap locations

Zika Florida

Outbreak zone now extends through much of Miami Beach

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:56 pm

So #TrumpWon? Not according to the real polls

Campaign 2016 Taxes

Donald Trump has claimed victory in Monday's presidential debate with Hillary Clinton, using online "polls" as his evidence. The only problem is those polls are bunk, and the legitimate polls show Clinton won comfortably.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:23 pm

Almost 100 children killed in Aleppo since Friday, UNICEF says

AFP_GJ2W0

UNICEF says almost 100 children have been killed, and 223 have been injured amid intense fighting that has gripped the Syrian city of Aleppo since Friday.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:10 pm

Turkey's bid to make Twitter block reporter part of growing digital censorship trend, advocates say

TURKEY-TWITTER/

Turkey's attempt to have Twitter block journalist Mahir Zeynalov is the latest example in a disturbing trend of governments getting social media companies to censor their critics, digital rights groups say.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 3:00 pm

Malaysian jet downed by launcher from Russia, probe finds

UKRAINE-CRISIS/AIRPLANE-OSCE

Dutch-led criminal investigators say they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down by a Buk missile that had been moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 11:57 am

Refugee standing in 'shooting stance' killed by California officer

el-cajon-shooting

The fatal police shooting of a Ugandan refugee who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived at the scene where a mentally unstable man was reportedly walking in traffic.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 10:50 am

Indonesia evacuates tourists after volcano eruption

Some 1,100 tourists are evacuated after a volcano erupted on Indonesia's Mount Lombok, though hundreds are still missing.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:33 am

Dubai airport grounds flights due to 'drone activity'

Dubai International Airport grounds flights for half an hour due to "unauthorised drone activity", the airport's operator says.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:01 am

In California's farm belt, 'pesticide drift' has residents worried about their health

Stockton - Farm-6

In California's farm belt, "pesticide drift" means danger is in the wind. Residents want new laws to protect half a million children who go to school near fields sprayed with pesticides

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 9:00 am

Tanzania Magufuli fires officials over 'fake' earthquake account

Tanzania's president sacks senior officials for opening a fake account to siphon money set aside for earthquake victims, his office says.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 8:48 am

MH17: Dutch-led team to pinpoint Buk missile launch site

An international investigation team looking into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is due to release its findings on Wednesday.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 8:46 am

Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies aged 93

Former Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres has died aged 93 following a stroke two weeks ago.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 8:13 am

Spider bites Australian man on penis again

A 21-year-old Australian tradesman using a portable toilet on a building site is bitten by a venomous spider on the penis for a second time.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 8:10 am

Landslide slams into Chinese village after typhoon

China Typhoon

A landslide slams into a village in China's eastern Zhejiang province, swallowing up dozens of houses and leaving 27 people missing, state media reported.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 7:53 am

Thailand's military allows 'culture of torture', says Amnesty

Thailand's military government has allowed a "culture of torture" to flourish, according to a report by rights group Amnesty International.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 7:12 am

Chinese investors pay A$88.88m for Sydney property

Chinese investors pay a "lucky" A$88,888,888.88 for a Sydney property, as new warnings emerge about a property bubble in the Australian city.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 5:19 am

Trump, Clinton set U.S. television record for debate audience

Campaign 2016 Debate

The first presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump drew 84 million U.S. television viewers, a record for such an event and numbers rarely seen on TV in the age of digital streaming and social media.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:57 am

Twitch and YouTube 'taking misogynistic abuse in gaming seriously'

Newsbeat's hears from the biggest hosts of online gaming content in the world about the abuse some women face when they stream or share videos.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:47 am

How does a BUK missile system work?

The Ukrainian military has given BBC News access to one of its BUKs, to show how sophisticated a piece of military equipment it is.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:00 am

Long legacy

The BBC's Kevin Connolly looks back at the long career of Shimon Peres, who helped shape every decade of Israel's life.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 2:11 am

Peres saw hope for world shaped by younger generations: Peter Mansbridge

Mideast Israel Shimon Peres Obit

CBC News chief correspondent Peter Mansbridge recollects a dinner in Toronto with Shimon Peres, still lively and engaging in his 92nd year.

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 2:10 am

Presidential debate: Trump-Clinton showdown breaks TV record

The first US presidential debate is watched by 84 million people, breaking a record set by Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan in 1980.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 1:17 am

Wells Fargo chief forfeits $41m amid corruption probe

Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf forfeits $41m (£31.5m) in share bonuses as the bank giant tries to stem a scandal over its sales practices.
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 1:03 am

Serena Williams vows: 'I won't be silent' on police violence

Serena Williams speaks out against law enforcement brutality, quoting Martin Luther King as she says: "There comes a time when silence is betrayal".
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Posted: September 28, 2016, 12:25 am

New Note 7 burst into flames, owner says

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Posted: September 28, 2016, 12:25 am

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