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  • Pictou County residents leave meeting with feeling of hope - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 28, 2014 1:49 am

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Pictou County residents leave meeting with feeling of hope TheChronicleHerald.ca NEW GLASGOW More than 120 people gathered Wednesday night at the Pictou County Wellness Centre in New Glasgow to talk about the future of their county. They gabbed, they listened, they moved among tables and had a coffee or a cold drink. Pictou County residents meet to discuss Northern Pulp millCTV News all 3 news articles »
  • Towns spurned at Pictou County session - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 28, 2014 12:34 am

    Towns spurned at Pictou County session TheChronicleHerald.ca The towns of Westville, Stellarton and Trenton have something to say about why they haven't joined in the memorandum of understanding that should lead to a regional government in Pictou County. They were never invited. The MOU idea was devised in ...
  • Critically endangered ponies stopping in Pictou County - NG News
    August 27, 2014 6:18 pm

    Critically endangered ponies stopping in Pictou County NG News Raven Jackson, who manages Earth Arc animal rescue here in Pictou County said they were initially only supposed to get three stallions, but is now expecting seven for at least the night. She said she was contacted by members of the Newfoundland Pony ... and more »
  • Pictou County men identified as victims of fatal Sunday crash - CBC.ca
    August 26, 2014 8:24 pm

    CTV News Pictou County men identified as victims of fatal Sunday crash CBC.ca RCMP in Pictou County, Nova Scotia have released the names of two men killed Sunday morning when their vehicle went off Central Caribou Road and hit a parked trailer. The victims of the crash were identified as 25-year-old Noah Franklyn Russell of ... NS RCMP identify men killed in Central Caribou crashCTV News all 2 news articles »
  • Clear the Air concert set for Sept. 9 on Pictou waterfront - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 26, 2014 5:06 pm

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Clear the Air concert set for Sept. 9 on Pictou waterfront TheChronicleHerald.ca Clean the Mill was created by people of Pictou County whose concern about pollution and the health of their families and their neighbours outweighs the desire to maintain jobs. For more information on Clean The Mill, visit cleanthemill.com and join its ... and more »
  • Police seize marijuana, hash in Bridgeville, Pictou County - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 26, 2014 3:21 pm

    Police seize marijuana, hash in Bridgeville, Pictou County TheChronicleHerald.ca Police seized 22 marijuana plants and some hash in a search in Bridgeville, Pictou County, Monday afternoon. Officers took a search warrant to a home on East River West Side Road, which is about 20 kilometres south of Stellarton, at 1 p.m. They ...
  • Northern Pulp woes jolt woodlot owners in Pictou County, beyond - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 25, 2014 10:23 pm

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Northern Pulp woes jolt woodlot owners in Pictou County, beyond TheChronicleHerald.ca Pollution-related issues at the Northern Pulp mill may be a problem, but organizers of a meeting Wednesday say it's just part of an even bigger challenge facing the forestry industry in Pictou County and beyond. The Nova Scotia Woodlot Owners and ... Northern Pulp mill debate heats up on FacebookCBC.ca Compliance order issued to Northern PulpPulp & Paper Canada all 4 news articles »
  • Two men killed in car crash in Pictou County - CTV News
    August 24, 2014 4:21 pm

    CTV News Two men killed in car crash in Pictou County CTV News CENTRAL CARIBOU, N.S. RCMP say two men have been killed in a motor vehicle collision that occurred around 9:30 a.m. Sunday. The accident happened on Central Caribou Road also known as Corbett Road when a car with two men and a woman ... Crash kills two in Pictou CountyCumberland News Now Crash in Pictou County kills 2, injures 1CBC.ca Two dead in single-vehicle crash near PictouTheChronicleHerald.ca Truro Daily News -Cape Breton Post all 16 news articles »
  • Pictou, New Glasgow, Pictou County inch toward regional government - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 22, 2014 4:55 pm

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Pictou, New Glasgow, Pictou County inch toward regional government TheChronicleHerald.ca NEW GLASGOW Three of the six municipal units in Pictou County signed a memorandum of understanding Friday morning, taking the first step toward a regional municipal government that could take office after the 2016 municipal election. It's now or ... and more »
  • Coffee shop puts new twist on Pictou County's famous pizza - CTV News
    August 11, 2014 4:40 pm

    CTV News Coffee shop puts new twist on Pictou County's famous pizza CTV News A small coffee shop in New Glasgow, N.S. is putting a new twist on Pictou County's famous pizza, which is known for its spicy brown sauce. Scott Hoare has always loved experimenting in the kitchen, so when one of his staff at the Coffee Bean challenged ... Creativity comes in many formsNG News all 2 news articles »

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  • Pictou County residents leave meeting with feeling of hope - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 28, 2014 1:49 am

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Pictou County residents leave meeting with feeling of hope TheChronicleHerald.ca NEW GLASGOW More than 120 people gathered Wednesday night at the Pictou County Wellness Centre in New Glasgow to talk about the future of their county. They gabbed, they listened, they moved among tables and had a coffee or a cold drink. Pictou County residents meet to discuss Northern Pulp millCTV News all 3 news articles »
  • Firewood shortages hitting parts of Nova Scotia - CBC.ca
    August 28, 2014 1:34 am

    CBC.ca Firewood shortages hitting parts of Nova Scotia CBC.ca Parts of Nova Scotia could be facing significant firewood shortages this winter with suppliers already turning away customers. Michael Nowe is firewood supplier in Danesville, near Liverpool. His lot is about half as full as it should be for this time ... and more »
  • Towns spurned at Pictou County session - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 28, 2014 12:34 am

    Towns spurned at Pictou County session TheChronicleHerald.ca The towns of Westville, Stellarton and Trenton have something to say about why they haven't joined in the memorandum of understanding that should lead to a regional government in Pictou County. They were never invited. The MOU idea was devised in ...
  • Family of Lawrencetown crash victim faces impaired driver in court - CTV News
    August 27, 2014 10:04 pm

    CBC.ca Family of Lawrencetown crash victim faces impaired driver in court CTV News It was an emotional day in court for the family of a man killed by an impaired driver as they faced the woman who was behind the wheel. Mark Burnett, 55, was on his way to work the morning of July 10, 2013 when he collided head-on with another vehicle ... Kyla MacLellan, guilty in fatal drunk driving crash, awaits sentencingCBC.ca Crown wants up to six years in prison for Lake Echo woman who killed man ...MetroNews Canada all 5 news articles »
  • 72 Nova Scotia schools not accessible to wheelchair users - CBC.ca
    August 27, 2014 9:48 pm

    72 Nova Scotia schools not accessible to wheelchair users CBC.ca More than 72 Nova Scotia schools are not accessible to students with mobility issues, the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development said Wednesday. That means students who use wheelchairs, such as Peyton Roach, can't use parts of their ...
  • Plug pulled on Dartmouth's Shannon Park rink - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    August 27, 2014 9:16 pm

    TheChronicleHerald.ca Plug pulled on Dartmouth's Shannon Park rink TheChronicleHerald.ca Hockey, ringette and figure skating associations in Dartmouth are scrambling to come up with ice time after CFB Halifax's abrupt decision to shutter the Shannon Park arena. The aging rink is set to close Sept. 8, leaving users groups in the cold days ... DND closing Shannon Park Arena after city picks Halifax ForumCBC.ca all 2 news articles »
  • Chico the dog moving from Sydney to Halifax area to be closer to owner - CTV News
    August 27, 2014 7:38 pm

    Chico the dog moving from Sydney to Halifax area to be closer to owner CTV News Chico the dog will soon be closer to his owner, who remains in a Halifax hospital after being badly beaten in Cape Breton last month. Chico has been living at the SPCA in Sydney since the attack, but he will be moving to a doggy daycare in the Halifax ...
  • Saint Mary's University unveils frosh week changes in wake of rape chant - CBC.ca
    August 27, 2014 5:54 pm

    CTV News Saint Mary's University unveils frosh week changes in wake of rape chant CBC.ca A year after a controversial frosh week video that included a chant that boasted of male students' preference for non-consensual sex with underage girls went viral, Saint Mary's University in Halifax says there's still a ways to go in the battle ... SMU to roll out new orientation program following last year's sexist chantCTV News Saint Mary's University changes frosh week, a year after 'rape chant'Globalnews.ca Halifax university changes frosh week following offensive chantMacleans.ca all 24 news articles »
  • Saint Mary's University frosh chant: SMU changes to start of school - CBC.ca
    August 27, 2014 3:20 pm

    Saint Mary's University frosh chant: SMU changes to start of school CBC.ca A year after a controversial underage sex chant frosh video went viral, Saint Mary's University in Halifax held a news conference to talk about this year's orientation week plans. The frosh week chant glorifying non-consensual underage sex with girls ...
  • Saint Mary's University frosh chant: How SMU plans to change things this year - CBC.ca
    August 27, 2014 11:51 am

    Saint Mary's University frosh chant: How SMU plans to change things this year CBC.ca Saint Mary's University will hold a news conference later this morning to talk about this year's orientation week plans. After the controversy last year over a disturbing frosh week chant glorifying non-consensual underage sex with girls that was ...

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  • Husband dies, wife survives 8 days after canoe capsizes in northern Sask. - CBC.ca
    August 28, 2014 4:14 am

    CBC.ca Husband dies, wife survives 8 days after canoe capsizes in northern Sask. CBC.ca A woman survived eight days in the northern Saskatchewan wilderness after her canoe capsized and her husband perished. The woman who survived is Enid Dice, 62, and the man who died is her husband, David Dice, 66, according to CBC News. Prince Albert woman survives 8 days in wilderness after husband diesCTV News Woman rescued, husband dead after missing 8 days in Saskatchewan wildernessCANOE Missing for 8 days: RCMP find 1 canoeist dead, 1 survivor in north SaskatchewanThe Globe and Mail MetroNews Canada -Prince Albert Daily Herald all 31 news articles »
  • Robert-Bourassa Blvd. to be officially named within weeks - Montreal Gazette
    August 28, 2014 3:46 am

    Montreal Gazette Robert-Bourassa Blvd. to be officially named within weeks Montreal Gazette MONTREAL Most of University St. will be baptized Robert-Bourassa Blvd. within a few weeks Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre said on Wednesday. Coderre made the announcement at a city hall ceremony honouring the late Quebec premier before a ... University St. in downtown Montreal to be renamed after Robert BourassaCBC.ca Bourassa finally gets his BoulevardCJAD Montreal to rename downtown street after ex-Liberal premier Robert BourassaWesterly News Globalnews.ca all 15 news articles »
  • Two women arrested after flight turned back to Pearson - Toronto Sun
    August 28, 2014 3:42 am

    Toronto Sun Two women arrested after flight turned back to Pearson Toronto Sun Police car lights. (QMI Agency). Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. TORONTO -. A Sunwing flight bound for Cuba was turned back to Toronto Wednesday due to "two unruly female passengers," the airline says. Cuba-bound plane escorted back to Toronto by two fighter jets after passenger ...National Post Sunwing Flight 656: Disruptive passengers force return to Pearson AirportCBC.ca Sunwing flight to Cuba forced back to Toronto after disruptionCTV News 580 CFRA Radio -Canada.com all 52 news articles »
  • Four VPD officers sent to hospital after rescuing four others and two dogs from ... - Vancouver Sun
    August 28, 2014 3:04 am

    Vancouver Sun Four VPD officers sent to hospital after rescuing four others and two dogs from ... Vancouver Sun Four Vancouver police officers were sent to hospital Wednesday afternoon after they were injured rescuing four people and two dogs from a burning building. The officers were on patrol when they noticed smoke coming from the second-storey apartments ... VPD officers credited with saving four people, two dogs from East Van blazeThe Province East Vancouver fire puts several residents out of their homeCBC.ca all 5 news articles »
  • No deal in teachers' dispute, but BCTF asked to pause strike for mediation ... - Vancouver Sun
    August 28, 2014 2:57 am

    Vancouver Sun No deal in teachers' dispute, but BCTF asked to pause strike for mediation ... Vancouver Sun A truce that would allow schools to open next Tuesday has been proposed in the teachers' labour dispute. Education Minister Peter Fassbender on Wednesday called on both sides to enter mediation as soon as possible, and to stand down from their strike ... BC teachers' strike: Peter Fassbender, Jim Iker call for Vince Ready mediationCBC.ca BC teachers' strike looms over start of school yearThe Globe and Mail UPDATED: No deal in teachers' dispute after meeting of major playersThe Nelson Daily The Province -Globalnews.ca -CJFW all 184 news articles »
  • Premiers, aboriginal leaders propose missing women roundtable as 1st step - CBC.ca
    August 28, 2014 2:44 am

    Toronto Star Premiers, aboriginal leaders propose missing women roundtable as 1st step CBC.ca With the door slammed shut on a national public inquiry, Canada's premiers and aboriginal leaders are calling on the federal government to compromise and have key ministers meet with them to discuss the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women. Premiers, native leaders call for forum on murdered aboriginal womenThe Globe and Mail Ministers united in request for inquiryCHCH News Another murderedNOW Magazine Winnipeg Sun -OurWindsor.ca -CANOE all 232 news articles »
  • Cornerstone Shelter relcation to Oakwood-Vaughan site approved by council - insideTORONTO.com
    August 28, 2014 2:08 am

    Toronto Sun Cornerstone Shelter relcation to Oakwood-Vaughan site approved by council insideTORONTO.com The Cornerstone Place Shelter will reopen this fall at Vaughan Road and Oakwood Avenue, in a neighbourhood split by controversy over its new location. Toronto council on Wednesday, Aug. 27 refused to approve a request by Josh Colle, the local councillor ... Council OKs controversial Oakwood location for Cornerstone shelterThe Globe and Mail Council OKs homeless shelter relocationToronto Sun Cornerstone homeless shelter savedNOW Magazine all 6 news articles »
  • Man killed by train in city's west end - Toronto Sun
    August 28, 2014 1:26 am

    Toronto Sun Man killed by train in city's west end Toronto Sun police-tape (QMI Agency/CARMINE MARINELLI). Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. TORONTO -. A 36-year-old male was struck and killed by a train Wednesday afternoon in the city's west end. A three-car locomotive ... Man killed after being struck by trainToronto Star One person dead after being hit by train in west TorontoNational Post all 8 news articles »
  • Moncton RCMP Const. Dave Ross's dog Danny prepares to head back to work - CBC.ca
    August 28, 2014 12:58 am

    Standard Freeholder Moncton RCMP Const. Dave Ross's dog Danny prepares to head back to work CBC.ca When RCMP Const. Dave Ross was gunned down in Moncton this June, one of the lasting images was of his police dog mourning his former handler at the funeral. Moncton shooting 'the most horrifying, difficult experience,' victim's family says · Justin ... Slain RCMP officer's police dog to return to work soonThe Globe and Mail Police dog returns to Alberta after partner slain in MonctoniNews880.com Paws get new posting: slain RCMP officer's police dog to return to work soon680 News all 28 news articles »
  • Top military purchases official to leave as Tories prep for 2015 election - Westerly News
    August 27, 2014 10:02 pm

    Top military purchases official to leave as Tories prep for 2015 election Westerly News OTTAWA - A seasoned public servant who helped reshape the Harper government's tattered military procurement strategy has announced his retirement at Public Works. An internal memo circulated Monday announced Tom Ring's departure as of the ... and more »

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  • Defense official says Pentagon has evidence Russia firing missiles inside Ukraine - Fox News
    August 28, 2014 4:21 am

    Fox News Defense official says Pentagon has evidence Russia firing missiles inside Ukraine Fox News A senior U.S. defense official said Wednesday that Russian troops have fired missiles inside Ukraine at central government military positions, providing further evidence for the Obama administration's charges that Russia is orchestrating new military ... Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian rebels advance into key portBBC News Fighting moves to south-east Ukraine as Kiev suggests new road mapThe Hindu Video of Combat in Eastern Ukraine Adds to Worries in KievNew York Times Zee News -Los Angeles Times -ABC News (blog) all 3,226 news articles »
  • China criticises Japan after Shinzo Abe honours war criminals as martyrs - The Guardian
    August 28, 2014 4:07 am

    The Guardian China criticises Japan after Shinzo Abe honours war criminals as martyrs The Guardian Shinzo Abe wrote a message praising convicted Japanese war criminals as martyrs. Photograph: Xinhua/Landov/Barcroft Media. China has urged Japan to make a clean break with militarism and build trust with its neighbours after it emerged that the prime ... Former Japan PM hits out at Abe9news.com.au China urges Japan to break from aggressive past after Abe honours war criminalsReuters UK China urges Japan to abandon militarismKorea Times Hindustan Times all 138 news articles »
  • Jihadists in Syria not likely to open a new front against Israel for now - Jerusalem Post
    August 28, 2014 4:03 am

    Reuters Jihadists in Syria not likely to open a new front against Israel for now Jerusalem Post The battle to oust Assad takes precedence currently over waging jihad against Israel, despite the fact that ideologically, Islamist groups see Israel as an enemy that needs to be overrun. israel golan idf. IDF soldiers stand atop tanks in the Golan Heights near ... Syrian rebels capture sole border crossing between Israel and Syria in Golan ...Washington Post Syrian Rebels Take Control of Crossing in the GolanNew York Times Israel shells Syria as rebels take border crossingIrish Independent CNN -GMA News all 244 news articles »
  • Rotherham child abuse scandal officials still continue to pass the buck - Daily Mail
    August 28, 2014 3:53 am

    Daily Mail Rotherham child abuse scandal officials still continue to pass the buck Daily Mail Not one council boss or police chief was prepared to shoulder the blame yesterday for their failure to stop the horrific abuse of at least 1,400 vulnerable children. The shameless buck-passing continued even as detectives were urged to finally hunt down the ... Child abuse: British police commissioner's resignation demandedThe Hindu Rotherham child abuse: Police commissioner quits LabourBBC News UK child abuse study finds some 1400 victims in one townCBC.ca Washington Post -Firstpost -Christian Science Monitor all 866 news articles »
  • Obama and Congress Play Hot Potato With War Powers in Syria - TIME
    August 28, 2014 3:33 am

    Economic Times Obama and Congress Play Hot Potato With War Powers in Syria TIME President Barack Obama delivers a statement from Martha's Vineyard, Mass. during his vacation on President Barack Obama delivers a statement from Martha's Vineyard, in Massachusetts, during his vacation on Aug. 20, 2014 Kevin LamarqueReuters ... Islamic State, ISIS or ISIL: Why it doesn't matter what you call the brutal al-Qaeda ...Daily Mail US journalist's mother pleads with ISIS for kidnapped son's releaseIBNLive US seeks coalition against Islamic State, but military partners no sure betReuters India Firstpost -Reuters Africa -Businessweek all 3,994 news articles »
  • Europe's rapidly unravelling economic reform agenda - South China Morning Post (subscription)
    August 28, 2014 3:29 am

    euronews Europe's rapidly unravelling economic reform agenda South China Morning Post (subscription) There are many casualties of the four-year-old crisis in the euro zone. One of the most conspicuous and troubling ones is the political will to implement much-needed fiscal and structural reforms aimed at raising the bloc's long-term growth rate and increasing ... Merkel Urges France Reforms Suggesting Lower Deficit Will FollowBusinessweek French unemployment hits new recordMarketWatch President Hollande Le Fort?Wall Street Journal (blog) euronews -Financial Times all 191 news articles »
  • Guns still plague America like an incurable social disease and Congress does ... - New York Daily News
    August 28, 2014 3:10 am

    New York Daily News Guns still plague America like an incurable social disease and Congress does ... New York Daily News Guns don't kill people. Nine-year-old girls with ponytails and pink shorts on summer vacation do. Just ask the National Rifle Association. They will tell you that the 9-mm. Uzi submachine gun used by the Israeli military as a weapon of war and by sociopathic ... In 30 states, a child can still legally own a rifle or shotgunOrlando Sentinel Accidental Fatal Shooting of Gun Instructor by 9-Year-Old Girl Sparks New DebateWall Street Journal Local instructor weighs in after child accidentally, fatally shoots AZ instructorMyFoxAL Herald Sun -BBC News -Tribune-Review all 1,021 news articles »
  • Media are Hamas's main strategic weapons, says visiting US historian - Jerusalem Post
    August 28, 2014 2:50 am

    Independent Online Media are Hamas's main strategic weapons, says visiting US historian Jerusalem Post Expert who famously coined the phrase Pallywood to describe Palestinian obfuscation and lying in reporting news, weighs in on Hamas tactics in latest war. Abu Ubaida, the spokesman for Hamas's military wing the Al-Qassam Brigades Photo: HAMAS ... Gaza truce holding but Israel's Netanyahu under fire at homeReuters Tank serves as backdrop for wedding photo on Israeli Gaza borderUSA TODAY Gaza ceasefire splits Israel govtThe Nation News24 -Times of India -Al-Bawaba all 610 news articles »
  • Turkey's Erdogan to be inaugurated - BBC News
    August 28, 2014 2:27 am

    BBC News Turkey's Erdogan to be inaugurated BBC News Turkish President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan is due to be officially sworn in after winning the country's first ever popular vote for head of state. Mr Erdogan, who served three terms as prime minister, has vowed to give more power to the previously ceremonial ... Turkey: Likely Premier Is Party LeaderNew York Times Erdogan to be sworn in as Turkey's new presidentBusiness Standard Incoming PM says EU membership strategic target for TurkeyXinhua euronews all 247 news articles »
  • PM David Cameron has urged Afghanistan's two presidential candidates to work ... - Belfast Telegraph
    August 27, 2014 11:21 pm

    Belfast Telegraph PM David Cameron has urged Afghanistan's two presidential candidates to work ... Belfast Telegraph David Cameron has urged both of Afghanistan's presidential candidates to work towards the "prize" of a democratic unity government in time for the Nato summit in Wales next month. Also in this Section. Depressed cancer patients 'ignored' · Parents 'missing ... and more »

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