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Supreme Court considers bad legal advice in immigrant's plea

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:47am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 11:15am

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court tried to figure out Tuesday whether immigrants should get a second chance in court when bad legal advice leads to a guilty plea and certain...

South Korea officials: Bones found near ferry not of victims

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:31am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 11:00am

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — The first government announcement Tuesday was startling: Salvage crews had found bones near the wreckage of the Sewol ferry, which sank in 2014 and...

US stock indexes veer higher as consumer confidence gains

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:27am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 11:15am

Financials companies led U.S. stock indexes higher in afternoon trading Tuesday as investors drew encouragement from new data showing strong gains in consumer confidence and U....

Canadian ship involved in massive cocaine bust in international waters

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:21am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 11:15am

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The U.S. Coast Guard, with the help of a Canadian navy vessel, says it has made a massive cocaine bust in international waters.

The American ...

Police killing exposes anger, fear of Chinese in France

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:19am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:45am

PARIS — Chinese immigrants and China's government are protesting a police killing in Paris that prompted violent street clashes and exposed the fears and frustrations of France...

Nova Scotia Liberal government plans some tax relief for businesses in budget

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:18am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:45am

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's finance minister is promising his pre-election budget will give small businesses tax relief, and reduce regulation costs.

Randy Delorey told a...

Reputed mobster gets prison for plotting to kill crime rival

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:15am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:45am

NEWARK, N.J. — A Nevada man who authorities say is a member of the New Jersey crime family believed to be the model for HBO's "The Sopranos" is headed to prison for plotting...

White House plan to help pay for border wall is a long shot

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:12am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:45am

WASHINGTON — The White House is calling for immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community development grants to help...

Return date still unclear for Leafs' starting goaltender Andersen

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:08am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:45am

TORONTO — It's remains a mystery when Toronto Maple Leafs netminder Frederik Andersen will return from an undisclosed injury.

Andersen won't dress for Toronto's home...

Club shooting victim: 'All I was thinking about was my kids'

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:04am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:30am

CINCINNATI — A mother of five who was wounded in the Cincinnati nightclub shooting described a chaotic scene in which she and other club patrons were frantically crawling over...

Markets Right Now: Consumer confidence gain sends stocks up

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:03am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:30am

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

11:45 a.m.

Stocks are posting solid gains after a report showed consumer confidence climbed to...

Police: 2 Miami officers wounded in 'ambush-style' shooting

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 10:02am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:30am

MIAMI — Authorities say two Florida police officers have been wounded in what they describe as "an ambush-style" shooting.

In a news release, Miami-Dade Police said the...

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