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Posted October 14, 2019 3:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ While Manitobans grapple with downed power lines and fallen trees, our neighbours to the south are struggling with the same problems.The city of Grand Forks said Monday they are working to pick up...
A third of the world's nearly 700 million under fives are under-nourished or overweight, and face lifelong health problems as a consequence, according to a grim United Nations assessment of childhood nutrition released on Tuesday. "If children eat poorly, they live poorly," said UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore, as she unveiled the Fund's first State of the World's Children...
A Hong Kong court has granted an injunction to ban anyone from blocking or damaging areas used to house married police officers and other disciplined services that have been targeted in more than four months of anti-government protests. Demonstrators have besieged police quarters amid escalating violence in the Chinese-ruled city, hurling petrol bombs and other objects at buildings and...
President Trump has told the Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan to end the incursion into Syria, as the US announced sanctions against Turkey. Vice President Mike Pence said Mr trump spoke directly to president Erdogan demanding an immediate ceasefire and talks with Kurdish forces. "President Trump...
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage shows moment officer shoots woman through bedroom windowThe US police officer who shot dead a black...
A former member of top South Korean girl group f(x), who had spoken out against cyber bullying, was found dead on Monday, police said.The body of Choi Jin-ri, better known by her stage name Sulli, 25, was discovered at her home in Seongnam, south of the capital, Seoul, police said. epa07920039 Police cordon off the house of late South...
15 October marks 50 years since the first Moratorium Day to end the Vietnam War. Moratorium Day involved mass protests across the US. Religious services, rallies and meetings were held, aiming to bring the war to an end. By this point, US troops had been fighting the Communist Viet Cong...
The parents of a motorcyclist killed in a traffic crash that involved an American diplomat’s wife took their case directly to U.S. audiences Monday, holding a New York news conference at which they urged the woman to return to Britain. The parents of Harry Dunn have reached out to American politicians and plan to be in Washington on Wednesday...
Quito, Ecuador - Jose Pilataxi danced around a fire in the centre of the Ecuadorian capital Quito on Sunday night, celebrating with thousands of other protesters the cancelation of an austerity package that sparked violent protests across the country for 11 days and brought the economy to a standstill. "I'm very very happy for the whole country, and for having...

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