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Canadian diplomat’s son, 15, charged with first-degree murder and will be tried as an adult in Florida

MIAMI — A Canadian diplomat’s teenage son accused of involvement in a drug-related shootout that killed his older brother in Florida has been charged …

Crime

Italy rescues around 1,000 migrants at sea, one dead | News Home | Reuters

ROME (Reuters) - Italian and merchant ships rescued around 1,000 migrants from three overcrowded skiffs near the coast of Libya and found one dead body, Italy’s coast guard said.<p>The migrants sent out a distress call by satellite phone on Friday and were being taken to ports in Sicily, the coast …

North Africa

Canadians share outrage over missing and murdered indigenous women and RCMP statement

Canadians took to social media this week to share their outrage about the lack of action from police and government on the issue of missing and …

Dove’s beauty campaign ‘has turned on the women it claims to champion’

When Dove's "Campaign for Real Beauty" launched in 2004, it was a revelation.<p>Sure, the Unilever SA-owned brand ultimately was still trying to sell beauty products to women, but you can hardly ask an advertiser not to sell; at least, while doing so, Dove presented a different vision of beauty from …

Manitoba First Nation's Solution To Foster Care Crisis: Remove Parents, Not Kids

Foster care has become a crisis on Manitoba's aboriginal reserves, where many children removed from their homes are also removed from their …

Canada

Ontario man charged after allegedly phoning in bomb threat to Library of Parliament

Police in southwestern Ontario say they've arrested a man who allegedly threatened to blow up the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa.<p>Chatham-Kent police say they were contacted by the RCMP on Friday to follow up on an alleged threat made by a man in Chatham, Ont.<p>They say the man allegedly made a phone …

Still no justice in Nova Scotia when it comes to sexualized violence

The Parsons case is closed and the Dalhousie dentistry scandal is fading—but the disturbing questions they raised have yet to be answered<p>The plight …

Canada

Mary Poppins Sings Death Metal Version of "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"

Suspected suicide bomber kills at least 6 in Nigeria's Borno state | News Home | Reuters

BAUCHI, Nigeria (Reuters) - A suspected suicide bomber blew herself up in a market in the town of Biu in Nigeria’s northeast Borno state on Thursday, witnesses and a community leader said, killing at least six people.<p>Borno state is the heartland of militant Islamist group Boko Haram, which has been …

Africa

Thousands flee Niger town after Boko Haram attacks | News Home | Reuters

NIAMEY (Reuters) - Thousands of civilians fled their homes in the southeastern Niger town of Diffa this week, officials said on Thursday, following waves of cross-border raids and suicide bombings by Nigerian militant group Boko Haram.<p>A family, that escaped Boko Haram attacks in both Michika and …

Africa