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Donald Trump says Iran must end financial aid to ‘terrorists and militias’ immediately
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Donald Trump also reiterated that it should never be permitted to possess atomic arms.

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Coquihalla Highway closed both directions south of Merritt
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The Coquihalla Highway is currently closed in both directions about 25 kilometres south of Merritt due to an early morning accident.

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St-Viateur Bagel: 5 things you may not know
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St-Viateur bagel, one of Montreal’s most famous bagel shops, marked its 60th anniversary Sunday.

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Jury selection begins for Bill Cosby sexual assault trial
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O’Neill will likely not try to find people who have not heard of Cosby, but rather push for jurors who vow to base their verdict on evidence.

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Image of Donald Trump touching glowing orb sparks Twitter frenzy
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One Twitter user pointed out how this was another Donald Trump moment which almost appeared to be made to mock.

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Desperate rescue caught on camera after firefighter pinned beneath flaming rubble
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A local cameraman captured the terrifying moment a Michigan firefighter became trapped underneath a mass of flaming rubble.

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Playing bagpipes at Regina Celtic Festival a special past-time
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The Saskatchewan Highland Gathering and Celtic Festival is a two-day event that brings a little bit of Scotland to Regina’s Victoria Park.

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Don’t mix boats and booze this May long weekend: safety advocates
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For a lot of people, the May long weekend is their first time back on the water this year and there is temptation to crack open a cold one — but safety advocates advise otherwise.

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Penguins spank Senators 7-0, take 3-2 series lead in Eastern Conference final
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“I’d rather lose like this than in overtime,” said Erik Karlsson, the Senators leading post-season scorer.

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Saskatoon Valkyries aim to spoil Regina Riot’s perfect record
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On the back end of a loss last weekend, the Saskatoon Valkyries are looking to upset the Riot’s perfect record on Regina’s home turf.

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Israel eases restrictions on Palestinian constructions at Trump’s behest
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Donald Trump arrives in Israel on Monday, and will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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‘My life must be worth something,’ Regina man credits Connecting to Care program for saving his life
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Ken Manitopyes used to avoid the hospital, only showing up when his symptoms were really bad, until he was told about “Connecting to Care.”

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Warm temperatures increase flood fears in Okanagan
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KELOWNA, B.C. – Rising temperatures are once again stoking flooding fears in the British Columbia’s Okanagan region, as lakes, creeks and rivers rise to record levels. Environment Canada has issued an alert for several areas throughout the Interior, including Nicola, the Okanagan Valley, Similkameen and South Thompson, saying unseasonably warm weather is accelerating snow melt….

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U.S. military instructed to take steps towards transgender recruits: Pentagon memo
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The U.S. Department of Defense is assessing its ability to recruit transgender people as soon as 1 July, according to a memo signed by a top Pentagon official

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Person flown by STARS to Foothills Hospital after ATV incident in Central Alberta
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Emergency crews were called to reports of a person injured after an incident involving an ATV at around 3:30 p.m. in Burnt Timber, Atla., northwest of Calgary.

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U.S. won’t abandon Syrian people, Nikki Haley says during refugee camp visit
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Yet as Haley pledged Sunday that the U.S. would increase support, her message was diluted by President Trump’s own vow to put “America First.”

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Walk for missing north Okanagan women
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In 2016 three women went missing from the Splatsin First Nation.

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Alberta teachers to decide whether or not to administer Grade 3 SLA
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Starting this September, Alberta teachers will be able to decide for themselves whether or not to administer the Grade 3 SLA or Student Learning Assessment.

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Pedestrian seriously injured in Northeast Calgary hit-and-run
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A man in his 20s was hit by a vehicle while walking in a crosswalk along Falconridge Boulevard and 64 Avenue N.E. at around 5 p.m., police said.

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Trump basks in lavish Saudi reception amid welcome respite from Washington woes
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Trump is the first American president to make Saudi Arabia – or any Muslim-majority nation – his first overseas trip.

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EPCOR working to restore power in west Edmonton following collision
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EPCOR crews were working to restore power in the area of 160 St. between 121 and 122 Avenue Saturday evening following a collision involving two power poles in the area.

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Times Square crash suspect says he tried to get help, doesn’t remember incident
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Richard Rojas says he sought psychiatric care, and was expecting a call from a mental health counselor on Monday.

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Collision closes a portion of Highway 21 in Strathcona County
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RCMP are investigating a collision involving two trucks near Township Road 514 and Highway 21 Saturday evening.

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Alec Baldwin’s Trump opens SNL season finale with performance of ‘Hallelujah’
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Alec Baldwin’s Trump performed Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” in the company of wife Melania, Vladimir Putin and the Grim Reaper, among others.

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Possible random sexual assault of child in broad daylight: Calgary police
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A young Calgary boy may be the victim of a random sexual assault that appears to have occurred in an alley.

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AMBER Alert issued for 2-year-old from northern Ontario
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Provincial police in northern Ontario have issue an Amber Alert for a two-year-old girl they say was abducted in Rainy River, near the Manitoba boundary.

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Emergency room closures front and centre on Nova Scotia campaign trail
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Emergency rooms in Nova Scotia were closed for a total of 22,505 hours between 2015-2016.

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Colorado man accused of castrating transgender woman in her apartment
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The suspect doesn’t have a medical license.

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Warman RCMP search for missing 34-year-old woman
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Warman RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating Sarah Thompson, who was reported missing.

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Edmonton’s Transplant Trot highlights urgent need for organ donors
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On Saturday, the Canadian Transplant Association held its Transplant Trot in Edmonton to raise awareness of the importance of signing up to be an organ and tissue donor.

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Missing Quebec woman’s family asks Crown for leniency
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Police arrested Karine Major for allegedly making a false declaration to officers who met her in Saskatchewan.

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Piatti scores twice, Fisher gets career first as Impact down Portland 4-1
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Ignacio Piatti scored twice to become Montreal’s all-time MLS goals leader and Kyle Fisher got his first career goal as the Montreal Impact downed the 10-man Portland Timbers 4-1 before 19,138 at Saputo Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

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Trump to urge Arab leaders to ‘drive out the terrorists from your places of worship’
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Trump may seem an unlikely messenger to deliver an olive branch to the Muslim world.

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‘Doomsday’ vault, built to withstand disaster, breached by water due to climate change
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The facility stores seeds in case of a natural or man-made disaster.

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Lakeshore East GO service disrupted after man fatally struck by VIA Rail train
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The incident happened at the Rouge Hill GO station.

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Montreal byelection campaign poster promotes racism: critics
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“It makes me feel uncomfortable just thinking about it.”

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Clinical trial enrolment rate in Alberta higher than national average
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Clinical Trials Day is marked in Edmonton at the Cross Cancer Institute, highlighting major breakthroughs made in Alberta.

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Saskatchewan Rush looking to finish off Colorado Mammoth in NLL West Final
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The Saskatchewan Rush hold a 1-0 lead over the Colorado Mammoth in the best-of-three NLL West Final with Game 2 taking place in Saskatoon.

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West Edmonton home likely to be torn down after blaze: fire officials
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Fire officials say a house in northwest Edmonton will likely need to be torn down after it caught fire Friday afternoon.

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‘War of the Woods’ activist encouraged by current environmental passion
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A woman who became the face of the fight to protect B.C.’s old growth forests more than two decades ago says she’s encouraged by the current show of passion to protect the province’s natural resources.

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Iran President Hassan Rouhani takes unbeatable lead in election
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“It’s over, Rouhani is the winner.”

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