Ross Turner

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The DEA made a mysterious deal with the 'most dangerous man in the world'

One a DEA agent, the other his snitch, a ship's captain who was leaking information about drug loads.<p>Joseph Hunter, a burly former US Army drill sergeant nicknamed Rambo, briefed them on the assignment.<p>"It's just like a military mission," Hunter told the men, four ex-snipers from the US, German, …

Corruption

The Walking Dead: Time Jump To Happen With The Next World Episode

Episode 609 of The Walking Dead, No Way Out, certainly had its share of heavy-hitting moments, and while we will deal with the direct repercussions …

TV

Hollywood’s New Panic: What if Sequels Don’t Work Anymore?

It didn’t take Deadpool trouncing Zoolander 2 to prove that sequels are wearing out their welcome, but faltering on Hollywood’s go-to business model has become even harder to ignore.<p>Last weekend, <i>Deadpool</i> katana-chopped out of second-tier superhero-movie idyll to surpass all pre-release tracking …

Movies

6. Typhoid Mary

In the comic books, Typhoid Mary is a wonderfully complex Daredevil villain who suffers from dissociative identity disorder. Her three personalities …

Comics

This Is Where The World's First Entirely Solar-Powered Airport Has Been Unveiled

Cochin International Airport in the southern Indian state of Kerala became the world’s first entirely solar-powered airport on Tuesday, unveiling a …

Renewable Energy

TransLink’s track record derailing Yes vote on transit plebiscite

Canada's first vote on transit finance since 1946 was supposed to be a referendum about subways, light rail, buses, bridges and roads.<p>Instead, the Lower Mainland's precedent-setting vote on a "congestion improvement tax" has turned into a flame war about wasteful spending on public art, about a …

Urban Design

Transit plebiscite gets final weekend push

The HandyDART Riders Alliance is the latest organization to put its support behind a "Yes" vote in the upcoming plebiscite for a transit tax in Metro …

NP Explainer: What is Bill C-51, the government’s proposed Anti-terrorism Act, and why is it so controversial?

Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled his government’s new anti-terrorism bill, known by its parliamentary number as C-51, in late January from …

Province, First Nation agree to interim rules for use of land won at Supreme Court

A British Columbia First Nation is one step closer to exerting control over its territory in the wake of a historic Supreme Court of Canada decision last year with the announcement of several agreements with the provincial government.<p>The Tsilhqot'in Nation became the first in Canada to win title to …

Canada

Hundreds in Saskatoon protest proposed anti-terror bill

At least 300 people marched against Bill C-51 on Saturday<p>Protesters chanted "kill the bill" and "Harper's gone way too far" as a procession of …

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall promises balanced budget

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is promising to deliver a balanced budget next week.<p>Wall spoke to delegates to the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities convention in Saskatoon on Wednesday.<p>He promised that the budget, which will be released March 18, will not be balanced through cuts to …

Canada

Aboriginal job seekers in Sask. feel unemployment crunch

A rise in the unemployment rate in Saskatchewan is hitting some aboriginal job seekers especially hard.<p>Chris Bailey of the Regina Work Preparation …

Employment

No need for tax increases in Sask. budget, NDP leader says

The Saskatchewan Party budget released on Wednesday should not include tax increases, NDP leader Cam Broten says.<p>With oil revenues expected to take a …

Canada

Opinion: Vague language in Bill C-51 is worrisome

In 2013, Edward Snowden and the Guardian newspaper revealed the extent to which the U.S. National Security Agency is able to track someone’s calls, …