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Williams relies on Plan B to reaches Australian Open QFs

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:29am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 4:00am

MELBOURNE, Australia — With her serve misfiring and the ball coming back at her from some irregular angles, it was time for Serena Williams to go to Plan B.

Williams...

Three stories in the news today, Jan. 23

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:15am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 3:45am

Three stories in the news for Monday, Jan. 23

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TRUDEAU CABINET TO MEET WITH KEY MEMBER OF TEAM TRUMP:

The new man in the White House will be top of mind...

Trump's biggest campaign promises face 'Day 1' test

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:12am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 3:45am

WASHINGTON — As a candidate, Donald Trump made a slew of "Day One" promises that any president would find daunting.

He declared that repealing and replacing his...

Syria talks focused on cease-fire get underway in Kazakhstan

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:11am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 3:45am

ASTANA, Kazakhstan — Syria talks brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran and aimed at bolstering a shaky cease-fire in place since last month opened on Monday in Kazakhstan,...

Trump's 'running war' on the media undermines trust

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:09am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 3:30am

NEW YORK — Donald Trump's "running war" on the media is continuing into his presidency, with statements over the weekend calling into question the extent to which information...

Verdict expected for Calgary mother who treated sick son holistically

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 3:00am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 3:30am

CALGARY — A woman who treated her son with holistic remedies including dandelion tea and oil of oregano before he died of a strep infection is expected to learn her fate today...

Trump begins first week in office with outreach

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 2:24am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 2:45am

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is set to meet with congressional leaders from both parties to discuss his agenda, as he enters his first official week in the White House...

2 suspects in custody in deadly San Antonio mall shooting

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 2:21am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 2:45am

SAN ANTONIO — Two suspects were taken into custody after a robbery inside a shopping mall ended in a shooting that left one man dead and several other people injured, San...

Police officer who shot Newfoundland man to resume testimony at inquiry

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 2:00am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 2:30am

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The police officer who says a Newfoundland man aimed a rifle at him before he shot him three times in self-defence is to continue testifying today at a...

Samsung: Batteries only problem with fire-prone Note 7s

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 1:05am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 1:30am

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Samsung Electronics said Monday that tests of more than 200,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones found defects in two sets of batteries from two different...

China swings back at golf, shutting down 111 courses

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 12:38am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 1:00am

BEIJING — China has launched a renewed crackdown on golf, closing 111 courses and telling members of the ruling Communist Party to stay off the links in an effort to conserve...

China swings back at golf, shutting down 111 courses

By The Canadian Press January 23, 2017 - 12:38am Updated: January 23, 2017 - 1:00am

BEIJING — China has launched a renewed crackdown on golf, closing 111 courses and telling members of the ruling Communist Party to stay off the links in an effort to conserve...

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