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‘True bravery’ by homeowner leads to capture of 2 Georgia inmates linked to guards’ deaths – World

Two escaped inmates sought in the killings of two guards on a Georgia prison bus were captured after a chase […]

‘It sucks’: WestJet bumps N.S. cycling team from flight, costing athletes expensive training time – Business

Ten members of Nova Scotia’s provincial cycling team are so upset with their recent experience with WestJet, they’re planning to […]

Russia claims to have killed ISIS leader – World

Russia claimed Friday it killed the leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria group during an airstrike last month. […]

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey makes a positive, wacky first impression – Entertainment

Super Mario has always been weird. An Italian plumber bouncing off turtles, fish and other enemies to save a human princess […]

Trump to announce revised policy toward Cuba, keeping many of Obama’s changes – World

Stopping short of a complete turnabout, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected Friday to announce a revised Cuba policy aimed […]

Rise of the machines: Canadian retailers on ‘cusp’ of using more robotics – Business

Back in 2009, Sobeys found itself at a crossroads. Labour costs were rising, employee productivity was waning and the grocer […]

‘The building wasn’t safe’: Angry Grenfell Tower fire survivors say their concerns were ignored – World

Within view of the silent, gutted hulk of London’s Grenfell Tower, a neglected community was unusually congested with visitors.  They […]

‘Tragedy brought us here’: After shooting, bipartisan baseball offers a night for political healing – World

From his stadium seat near the first-base dugout, Brad Donnelly closed his eyes under a cobalt-blue sky — a day after an […]

Scientists ‘extremely surprised’ after flatworm grows 2nd head in space – Home | As It Happens

Thursday June 15, 2017 more stories from this episode Biologists at Tufts University in Massachusetts sent a bunch of flatworms […]

Vice-President Mike Pence hires legal counsel for what Trump calls Russia probe ‘witch hunt’ – World

U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence has hired outside legal counsel to oversee his response to investigations into possible collusion between Russia […]