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Woman, 2 children killed in multi-vehicle crash on Coquitlam, B.C., highway

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 1:01pm Updated: April 29, 2017 - 1:30pm

COQUITLAM, B.C. — A young woman and two children have been killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Coquitlam, B.C.

RCMP say the accident happened Friday evening on the...

Cheesehead to Packers, running backs focus of Round 4

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 12:30pm Updated: April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm

PHILADELPHIA — Following an impromptu rendition of "Fly Eagles Fly" by former Philadelphia star safety Brian Dawkins, it was the ground game that got lots of attention in the...

Asian Olympic chief Sheikh Ahmad denies FIFA bribery claims

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 12:18pm Updated: April 29, 2017 - 12:45pm

GENEVA — Asian Olympic leader Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait has denied claims made in a U.S. federal court that he paid six-figure bribes to FIFA voters.

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Prince Harry joins cheering fans at military rugby match

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 11:55am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 12:45pm

LONDON — Prince Harry has joined thousands of rugby fans at a London stadium to cheer on the annual British armed forces rugby match.

The 32-year-old prince, a former...

Prince Harry joins cheering fans at military rugby match

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 11:55am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm

LONDON — Prince Harry has joined thousands of rugby fans at a London stadium to cheer on the annual British armed forces rugby match.

The 32-year-old prince, a former...

Turkish court formally blocks access to Wikipedia

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 11:45am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 12:15pm

ISTANBUL — In a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier...

Turkey purges 4,000 civil servants, bans TV dating programs

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:45am

ISTANBUL — Turkey has passed two new decrees — one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs.

The country's...

Macron hunts for French rural votes, Le Pen cheers new ally

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 10:59am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:30am

USSEAU, France — French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron hunted Saturday for votes in rural France where his far-right opponent, Marine Le Pen, is making inroads among...

Quebec police watchdog investigating after man dies in police custody

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 10:41am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:15am

LONGUEUIL, Que. — Quebec's police watchdog agency is looking into the death of a 24-year-old man who died in police custody in northern Quebec on Friday night.

The man...

Quebec police investigating after 19 dogs found dead near roadside

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 10:40am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:15am

Quebec provincial police are investigating after 19 dead dogs were found by the side of a road near Quebec City.

A citizen called police after finding the decomposing...

Critics question top US prosecutor's style after blunt words

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 10:34am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:15am

WASHINGTON — With two dust-ups in a week, first with a judge in Hawaii and another with leaders of the nation's largest and most powerful police department, Attorney General...

EU leaders unite ahead of Brexit divorce talks with UK

By The Canadian Press April 29, 2017 - 10:22am Updated: April 29, 2017 - 11:00am

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders vowed Saturday to stand shoulder-to-shoulder behind their negotiating team during the divorce proceedings with Britain and warned that demands...

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