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New scrutiny of timeline after Arkansas executes 4th inmate

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:20am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:45am

VARNER, Ark. — Arkansas wrapped up an accelerated executions schedule with a lethal injection that left the condemned inmate lurching and convulsing before he died, prompting...

Six stories in the news today, April 28

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:15am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:45am

Six stories in the news for Friday, April 28

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WHAT IS DONALD TRUMP UP TO ON NAFTA?

First, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to rip up NAFTA. Then...

Woman dies after Stockholm truck attack; death toll now 5

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:09am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

STOCKHOLM — A woman in her 60s who was injured in the April 7 truck attack in Stockholm has died, Swedish authorities said Friday, raising the death toll to five.

The...

Macedonia's head seeks emergency talks after parliament riot

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:06am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

SKOPJE, Macedonia — Macedonia's president called an emergency meeting of political leaders Friday, hours after demonstrators — mostly supporters of the country's dominant...

Nigeria says 15 suspected Boko Haram fighters shot dead

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:06am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Nigeria's military says at least 15 gunmen believed to be Boko Haram Islamic extremists have been shot dead during a battle with soldiers.

Spokesman...

B.C. New Democrat leader heads to Vancouver Island for today's campaign

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 2:00am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's New Democrat Leader John Horgan will speak at a union convention in Victoria today as part of his campaign leading up to the provincial election...

Trump seeks to expand drilling in Arctic, Atlantic oceans

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 1:51am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

WASHINGTON — Working to dismantle his predecessor's environmental legacy, President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order Friday that could lead to the expansion of...

Ann Coulter a no-show at raucous but peaceful Berkeley rally

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 1:15am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 1:45am

BERKELEY, Calif. — Ann Coulter did not turn up in Berkeley where hundreds held a raucous but largely peaceful demonstration in her absence and lamented what they called the...

Fox host takes vacation after Ivanka Trump microphone quip

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 1:09am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 1:45am

NEW YORK — Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters, who was criticized this week for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, says he's taking a family vacation until Monday.

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4th Arkansas inmate executed in 8 days lurches on gurney

By The Canadian Press April 28, 2017 - 12:29am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 2:30am

VARNER, Ark. — Arkansas executed its fourth inmate in eight days Thursday night, wrapping up an accelerated schedule with a lethal injection that left the prisoner lurching and...

Alex Jones loses primary custody; ex-wife gets joint custody

By The Canadian Press April 27, 2017 - 10:59pm Updated: April 27, 2017 - 11:30pm

AUSTIN, Texas — A jury has stripped right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones of having primary custody of his children and awarded joint custody to his ex-wife...

Thursday's Games

By The Canadian Press April 27, 2017 - 10:58pm Updated: April 27, 2017 - 11:30pm

Thursday's Games

NHL Playoffs

Second Round

Ottawa 2 N.Y. Rangers 1

(Senators lead series 1-0)

Pittsburgh 3 Washington 2

(Penguins lead...

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