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Cash for coal workers, new vaping rules, growth plan highlighted in Saskatchewan throne speech

Cash for coal workers, new vaping rules, growth plan highlighted in Saskatchewan throne speech

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe outlines his government's priorities in the 2019 throne speech which includes a plan to grow the population from 1.1 million to 1.4 million by 2030.
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Canadian Press
Two die when vehicle plunges off parking garage

Two die when vehicle plunges off parking garage

Firefighters say a vehicle plunged from the fourth floor of a downtown Indianapolis parking garage, killing a man and a woman inside.
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Associated Press
Animals at Illinois zoo get Halloween pumpkins

Animals at Illinois zoo get Halloween pumpkins

Animals at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago were treated to Halloween pumpkins on Wednesday. Some chose to eat them, while others just played with them.
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Associated Press
AP Top Stories October 23

AP Top Stories October 23

Here's the latest for Wednesday October 23rd: Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanent; Judge directed the State department to release Ukraine docs; 39 people found dead in a truck in England; Tokyo motor show gives glimpse into...
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Associated Press
Trump lynching claim renews pain for victim's kin

Trump lynching claim renews pain for victim's kin

President Donald Trump's claim that the impeachment inquiry is a lynching struck a painful chord for black people whose relatives died in racist lynchings.
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Associated Press
Voting underway in Botswana in test of stable democracy

Voting underway in Botswana in test of stable democracy

Voting opens in Botswana for a hotly contested general election that could test the country's traditionally stable politics, as the ruling party faces its toughest challenge yet. The historic Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) -- whose rule has been ...
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AFP
Maui wildfire threatens island homes, airport

Maui wildfire threatens island homes, airport

A wildfire on the island of Maui threatened homes, forced some evacuations, and forced the closing of an airport on Tuesday. There were no reports of injuries.
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Associated Press
Divided Britain debates next move on Brexit

Divided Britain debates next move on Brexit

As Britain's leaders continue to debate how to move ahead on Brexit, the the country awaits a decision from Brussels about whether the EU will delay the U.K.'s scheduled no-deal exit in just over a week.
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Associated Press
March by striking teachers fills Chicago streets

March by striking teachers fills Chicago streets

Thousands of striking Chicago teachers filled streets near City Hall Wednesday as Mayor Lori Lightfoot delivered her first budget address inside. Classes were canceled for the fifth day as the teachers union and the district remained at odds.
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Associated Press
Baby chimp born at French zoo

Baby chimp born at French zoo

Beauval Zoo, in France's Loir-et-Cher region, welcomes a new resident born last week: a baby chimpanzee. A "rather rare event" according to carer Samuel Radelet who says it is the first chimpanzee birth in France "since 2016".
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AFP
Trudeau: Climate change, pipeline are priorities

Trudeau: Climate change, pipeline are priorities

A newly reelected Justin Trudeau says Canadians want him to fight climate change but building an oil pipeline remains a priority. He addressed Monday night's election results Wednesday, saying he regrets the divisive tone of the campaign season.
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Associated Press
Trudeau rules out coalition, promises co-operation in minority Parliament

Trudeau rules out coalition, promises co-operation in minority Parliament

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is promising his new minority Liberal government will strike a more civil, co-operative tone, but he's ruling out the possibility of any sort of coalition with his political rivals. Trudeau spoke to reporters today fo...
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Canadian Press
How Much Sleep Do New Parents Lose Nightly

How Much Sleep Do New Parents Lose Nightly

We’ve all heard horror stories relating to new parents and the level of rest their receiving. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Stringr Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Shutterstock Clip8-Shutterstock
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Stringr
Why You Shouldn't Check Or Use Your Phone At Night

Why You Shouldn't Check Or Use Your Phone At Night

The first and last thing the majority of us check every day is our phone, and while many of us know how unhealthy this habit is we do it either way.
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Stringr
Glucose Wears Down Circadian Clocks In Obesity

Glucose Wears Down Circadian Clocks In Obesity

New research reveals that high glucose in obesity may be speeding up the circadian clocks inside our cells.
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Stringr
Is Yoga Good For Strength Training?

Is Yoga Good For Strength Training?

When you hear the term yoga, you probably think of breath control, relaxation, and meditation, but research shows that different types of yoga can be good for strength training.
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Stringr
Giuliani associates accused in Ukraine scandal plead not guilty

Giuliani associates accused in Ukraine scandal plead not guilty

Two Soviet-born Florida businessmen who helped President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani investigate political rival Joe Biden pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to illegally funneling money to a pro-Trump election committee and other polit
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Reuters
Trump declares Syria cease-fire 'permanent,' lifts Turkey sanctions

Trump declares Syria cease-fire 'permanent,' lifts Turkey sanctions

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday a ceasefire in northern Syria is now permanent and he lifted sanctions on Turkey as a result, rejecting criticism of his decision to pull out U.S. troops and allow Kurdish allies to come under attack.
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Reuters
The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 23, 2019
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NDTV
Memorial marks 50th anniversary of explosion and fire aboard HMCS Kootenay

Memorial marks 50th anniversary of explosion and fire aboard HMCS Kootenay

Dozens of former crew, their families and dignitaries including Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil were on hand to pay their respects to the victims of HMCS Kootenay. An explosion and fire killed nine of its crew members and injured 53 others.
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Canadian Press
"PM Seems To Have More Faith In Corporate Sector Than I Do": Abhijit Banerjee On 'Off The Cuff'

"PM Seems To Have More Faith In Corporate Sector Than I Do": Abhijit Banerjee On 'Off The Cuff'

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee spoke to journalist Shekhar Gupta on 'Off The Cuff' about the Indian economy, what is on the menu for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, what he thinks about Manmohan Singh and his JNU connect. He also revealed his polit...
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NDTV
Republicans lawmakers storm impeachment proceedings

Republicans lawmakers storm impeachment proceedings

Republican lawmakers, encouraged by President Donald Trump to get tougher in fighting Democrats' attempts to impeach him, disrupted the U.S. House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Wednesday and prevented a Pentagon official from testifying.
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Reuters
The murder case that sparked Hong Kong's crisis

The murder case that sparked Hong Kong's crisis

The murder suspect whose case triggered the Hong Kong protests has walked free. Here is a look at why his trial sparked unrest in the city. #HongKongProtests #HongKongExtraditionBill #ChanTongkai
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TRT World
Maharashtra Villagers Claim Any Vote Cast Went in BJP's Favour

Maharashtra Villagers Claim Any Vote Cast Went in BJP's Favour

Voters in a Maharashtra village have alleged EVM malfunction during Lok Sabha bypoll on Monday, saying it resulted in votes cast for any candidate going to BJP's account, a claim denied by election officials. NCP legislator Shahshikant Shinde said...
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NDTV
Confident Of Win, Maharashtra BJP Orders 5,000 Laddoos Ahead Of Counting

Confident Of Win, Maharashtra BJP Orders 5,000 Laddoos Ahead Of Counting

Confident of sweet victory in the just-concluded Maharashtra elections, the state BJP has already placed a mammoth order for 5,000 laddoos and numerous garlands ahead of vote counting on Thursday. News agency PTI said it has also erected a huge sc...
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NDTV
Biden vows to roll back some Trump tax cuts

Biden vows to roll back some Trump tax cuts

Joe Biden hammered President Donald Trump's treatment of the middle class as he campaigned Wednesday in his childhood hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Associated Press
Hong Kongers react to reports city's leader may be replaced

Hong Kongers react to reports city's leader may be replaced

Hong Kongers react to news reports that Beijing is drawing up a plan to remove Hong Kong's beleaguered chief executive Carrie Lam after nearly five months of pro-democracy unrest.
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AFP
Republicans disrupt impeachment deposition

Republicans disrupt impeachment deposition

Republicans disrupted a closed-door deposition Wednesday with a Defense Department official who was scheduled to answer questions as part of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
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Associated Press
New 9/11 exhibit explains hunt for Osama bin Laden

New 9/11 exhibit explains hunt for Osama bin Laden

Declassified U.S. government documents and artifacts are part of a new exhibit detailing the mission that ended with Osama bin Laden's death in Pakistan in 2011. The exhibit opens Nov. 15 at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
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Associated Press
Opposition and pro-govt protesters clash in Santa Cruz

Opposition and pro-govt protesters clash in Santa Cruz

Opposition and pro-government demonstrators clash in Santa Cruz, as Bolivia faces a crisis over disputed election results.
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AFP
Maharashtra Elections: Is BJP Preparing For Fadnavis 2.0?

Maharashtra Elections: Is BJP Preparing For Fadnavis 2.0?

With the exit polls giving a big thumbs up to the BJP in Maharashtra, is the party preparing for Devendra Fadnavis 2.0 government? Can the Shiv Sena and the NCP emerge as the regional stalwarts or will this be a one-sided election?
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NDTV
Crews clear logjam under Washington state bridge

Crews clear logjam under Washington state bridge

Crews are trying to clear a large logjam that's threatening to damage a major local highway near Everett, Washington.
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Associated Press
Giuliani associate Lev Parnas: 'I'll be vindicated'

Giuliani associate Lev Parnas: 'I'll be vindicated'

Two associates of Rudy Giuliani were arraigned Wednesday on charges they used straw donors to make illegal campaign contributions to politicians and committees to advance their business interests.
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Associated Press
Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians Brought Under Two-Child Policy

Assam Wants Legislators, Parliamentarians Brought Under Two-Child Policy

The two-child policy the Assam government is implementing may also apply to politicians and legislators, state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, the man behind the policy, has said. The policy, announced yesterday, bars government jobs for people with...
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NDTV
Hanoi thirst for growth sparks pollution woes

Hanoi thirst for growth sparks pollution woes

A major mercury leak, tap water contamination, and "alarming" levels of air pollution: a series of environmental crises in Hanoi have sparked fury among residents -- and accusations the communist government is prioritising economic growth over pol...
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AFP
Bolivia's Morales blasts opposition 'coup' amid election standoff

Bolivia's Morales blasts opposition 'coup' amid election standoff

Bolivian leader Evo Morales on Wednesday repeated his claim of victory in a presidential election and accused the opposition of trying to orchestrate a coup. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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Reuters
Police move trailer with 39 bodies in Grays

Police move trailer with 39 bodies in Grays

Police have begun the process of trying to identify 39 bodies found in a lorry on an industrial estate in Essex. Detectives now say the refrigerated trailer containing the victims arrived at Purfleet from Zeebrugge in Belgium at around 12.30am on...
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Press Association
Putin, Assad solidify their dominance in Syria

Putin, Assad solidify their dominance in Syria

Russian troops moved into the strategic Syrian city of Kobani on Wednesday. It comes a day after Moscow and Turkey agreed to oversee the removal of America's former allies, Kurdish fighters, from the region.
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Reuters
Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry from Grays industrial estate

Police move lorry in which 39 bodies were found from Grays industrial estate
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ITN
"Phone Taps Only For Public Safety": High Court Ruling Reinforces Right To Privacy?

"Phone Taps Only For Public Safety": High Court Ruling Reinforces Right To Privacy?

We look at what some would say is a landmark ruling by the Bombay High Court, one where three orders to tap the phone of a Mumbai businessman were put aside and the investigators ordered to destroy those intercepts. Is this a major reinforcement o...
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NDTV
Donald Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey over ceasefire pledge in Syria

Donald Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey over ceasefire pledge in Syria

US President Donald Trump has said he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the Nato ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria. Mr Trump made the announcement as he defended his decision to withdraw American troops, saying th...
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Press Association
Canada's Sports Hall welcomes Class of 2019

Canada's Sports Hall welcomes Class of 2019

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame is welcoming its Class of 2019. Freestyle skier Alex Bilodeau is being inducted this year along with hockey players Martin Brodeur and Jayna Hefford. Joining them in the athlete category are para-nordic skier and wheel...
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Canadian Press
Why high school is different when Trump's deportation policies hang over your family

Why high school is different when Trump's deportation policies hang over your family

Ashley Solis is a Mexican American teenager, farmworker and factory worker who dreams of being the first in her family to graduate from high school and go to college.
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The Guardian
Clashes erupt in Chile's capital for the sixth day in a row

Clashes erupt in Chile's capital for the sixth day in a row

Clashes erupt in Santiago during a march against economic inequality in Chile despite President Sebastian Pinera announcing a package of social measures to steem street violence.
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AFP
Trump: 'Success' in Syria; lifts Turkey sanctions

Trump: 'Success' in Syria; lifts Turkey sanctions

President Donald Trump says he’s lifting sanctions on Turkey after Ankara agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria. Trump said Wednesday that others should “fight over this long, blood-stained sand.”
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Associated Press
Riyadh's Winter Wonderland opens with parade and acrobats

Riyadh's Winter Wonderland opens with parade and acrobats

A parade of musicians and acrobats open Winter Wonderland in Riyadh as the Chairman of the Board at the General Entertainment Authority Turki bin Abdulmohsen Al Sheikh visits the venue.
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AFP
Lorry that contained 39 bodies leaves Essex industrial park

Lorry that contained 39 bodies leaves Essex industrial park

The lorry that contained 39 bodies has left the scene where it was discovered. The discovery in Essex's Waterglade industrial park has led to the arrest of the 25-year-old Northern Irish driver who is on suspicion of murder.
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AFP
Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed

Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed

Iceland is planting giant forests to restore land the Vikings destroyed
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World Economic Forum