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Regina city council voted unanimously to update its smoking bylaw on May 29, 2107.

Regina updates smoking bylaw to include patios, vaping

By Kevin Martel May 30, 2017 - 12:08am Updated: May 30, 2017 - 12:15am

Regina city council has put more spark in its smoking bylaw.

On Monday night, it unanimously voted to approve to update the city's Smoking Bylaw, which means smoking and...

Bomb kills 13, hurts 24 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 11:13pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 11:45pm

BAGHDAD — A car bomb exploded outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad just after midnight on Monday, killing 13 people and wounding 24, hospital and police...

Portland mayor aims to nix free-speech rally, fears 'hatred'

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 11:13pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 11:45pm

The mayor of Portland, Oregon, on Monday urged U.S. officials and organizers to cancel a "Trump Free Speech Rally" and other similar events, saying they are inappropriate and...

City clash fuels fear of IS foothold in southern Philippines

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 10:32pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 11:00pm

MARAWI, Philippines — Militants who have laid siege to a southern Philippines city had been planning a spate of attacks during the holy month of Ramadan to earn recognition as...

Ultimate sacrifice: Teen dies shielding cousin from gunfire

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 10:29pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 11:00pm

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. — It was after midnight when a gunman burst into the living room of a southern Mississippi home where young people were playing video games.

Caleb...

Police looking for one man in North Battleford after an attempted armed robbery May 27, 2017.

RCMP seek man in North Battleford attempted armed robbery

By 650 CKOM May 29, 2017 - 9:17pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 9:17pm

An attempted armed robbery at a North Battleford business Saturday has RCMP looking for one man.

According to police, around 1 p.m. the man, believed to be in his late...

Bruce Springsteen surprises audience at Van Zandt concert

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 9:09pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 9:30pm

RED BANK, N.J. — Bruce Springsteen has surprised concert-goers in New Jersey with a performance during the encore of a Steven Van Zandt show.

Count Basie Theatre...

Ex-student leader wins Montreal riding of Gouin for left-leaning Quebec solidaire

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 8:39pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 9:00pm

MONTREAL — Former Quebec student leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois strolled to victory for Quebec solidaire in a provincial byelection in the Montreal riding of Gouin on Monday....

Colombia pushes back deadline for rebel disarmament

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 7:59pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 8:30pm

BOGOTA — Colombia's government is pushing back by 20 days the deadline for leftist rebels to turn over their weapons under a peace deal.

President Juan Manuel Santos...

The Latest: Philippine military says foreign fighters killed

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 7:58pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 8:30pm

MARAWI, Philippines — The Latest on militant violence in a southern Philippine city (all times local):

8 a.m.

The Philippine military chief says three Malaysians...

Thieves snatch $1,800 baby cockatoo from pet store

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 7:58pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 8:30pm

MINEOLA, N.Y. — Police are looking for a baby cockatoo reported stolen from a suburban New York pet store.

News station CBS2 says the 12-week-old Goffin's cockatoo was...

Strong Indonesia earthquake damages buildings, hurts some

By The Canadian Press May 29, 2017 - 7:24pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 7:45pm

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A strong, shallow earthquake rocked Indonesia's central Sulawesi province Monday evening, injuring at least three people and damaging some buildings and...

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