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New cyberattack wallops Europe; spreads more slowly in US

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:14pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:45pm

PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software — apparently sown in Ukraine — caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in...

Shkreli jury selection expected to take a third day

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:09pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:45pm

NEW YORK — Jury selection at the securities fraud trial of a former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for price-gouging hit a rough patch on Tuesday as the court struggled to pick a...

US sets up court in Oregon forest for major gathering

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:07pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. government has sent federal prosecutors to a "pop-up" court in eastern Oregon to process citations against people attending a massive counter-culture...

Man, 90, who escaped prison in 1970 indicted for fraud

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:06pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

PHILADELPHIA — Federal prosecutors say a 90-year-old man who escaped from a Maryland prison in 1970 has been indicted for Social Security fraud in Philadelphia.

William...

Judge approves initial motions in Takata bankruptcy

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:06pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

DOVER, Del. — A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Tuesday granted several preliminary orders allowing Japanese auto parts supplier Takata to move forward with its reorganization...

Judge: Alabama inmates' mental care 'horrendously' lacking

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:05pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama's psychiatric care of state inmates is so "horrendously inadequate" that it violates the U.S. Constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment, a...

Report: Black girls thought to need less protection

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:05pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

WASHINGTON — Adults think that black girls are less innocent, less in need of protection and nurturing, and seem older than similarly aged white girls, which could lead to...

Estates of Bernie Madoff's 2 sons to keep nearly $4 million

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:04pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 7:45pm

NEW YORK — A bankruptcy court filing shows the estates of Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's (MAY'-dawfz) two sons will get to keep nearly $4 million once about $18 million...

Christie says he won't meet with 'Dog' over bail reform

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:04pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has shut down any prospect of meeting with the former star of "Dog the Bounty Hunter" over the state's bail reform.

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Cosby rejects 'sexual assault tour' idea floated by reps

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:04pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Bill Cosby's "town hall" tour is unlikely to happen before his retrial on sex assault charges in Pennsylvania, one of his lawyers said Tuesday.

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New Hampshire woman jailed for giving woman in labour heroin

By The Canadian Press June 27, 2017 - 6:03pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

CONCORD, N.H. — A New Hampshire woman who injected heroin and methamphetamines into a friend about to give birth has been sentenced to a year in jail.

Thirty-eight-year-...

Bruce Campbell retired from the Roughriders in 2016 before playing a single game, but decided to come out of retirement for the 2017 season.

Campbell comes out of retirement to join the Roughriders

By Arielle Zerr June 27, 2017 - 5:31pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 5:45pm

It turns out retirement wasn't quite right for Bruce Campbell. 

Campbell ruffled some feathers when he announced his retirement last season, after the Roughriders...

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