Woman returns from vacation to property crumbling into Humber River
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Man released without charges from Stephenville High threat incident
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English school board looking to correct deficiencies in process
March and demonstration in Ottawa on Qalipu enrolment planned for Feb. 24
COLUMN: Grenfell creating classes in the community
Deer Lake man changing lawyers
West coast rabbit hunters fined for using illegal snares
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Corner Brook native Ian Hutchings getting bird's eye view of Olympics as freestyle ski judge
Six properties in Corner Brook to be auctioned
Kirby Mercer says progress still being made on offshore wind development project he prefers based in western Newfoundland
Kippens mayor and daughter have jam-packed NYC trip planned
Douglas Doucette to run against Mitchell for Qalipu chief
Father says NLESD ignoring claims of teacher-on-student bullying at Woodland Elementary
IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia
MOSCOW — The Islamic State group on Monday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least five people were killed and four wounded when a gunman opened fire with a hunting rifles ...
For school shooting suspect, main question is life or death
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is so overwhelming, the only question left for the courts if he is convicted is whether he will be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in prison. The fate ...
Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous ...
Iranian rescue teams find site, wreckage from plane crash
TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash the previous day that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV reported. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for ...
Police arrest 5 who killed orangutan in Borneo with air gun
JAKARTA, Indonesia — Four Indonesian farmers and a 13-year-old boy admitted they stabbed, clubbed and shot a critically endangered orangutan at least 130 times with an air gun to protect their pineapple crop, police said Monday. Villagers spotted the ...
Kremlin dismisses US election indictment as lacking evidence
MOSCOW — The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as lacking evidence. The indictment handed Friday by a federal grand jury alleges that a wealthy entrepreneur with ...
Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis backed down Monday and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his diocese, setting a precedent that could have repercussions elsewhere. The announcement came after ...
'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards
LONDON — The ferocious female-led tragi-comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ...
IS ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters
BAGHDAD — Islamic State militants ambushed a group of Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary fighters, killing at least 27, officials said Monday, underlining the extremis group's capabilities of launching large-scale attacks two months after Baghdad ...
In the news today, Feb. 19
Three stories in the news for Monday, Feb. 19 ——— ARCHIVISTS AIM FOR MORE INDIGENOUS SENSITIVITY Reconciliation is rewriting Canada's memory banks as archivists across the country work to make their collections more open to, and ...