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‘Real concerns’ over Saudi writer’s disappearance: Trudeau

‘Real concerns’ over Saudi writer’s disappearance: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is concerned by the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The Opposition questioned the government on Monday over its response to the journalist’s alleged slaying.
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Canadian Press
Police will use ‘common sense’ on first day of legal pot: Chief

Police will use ‘common sense’ on first day of legal pot: Chief

The president of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police says it is “highly unlikely” there will be big crackdowns on illegal cannabis stores on the first day of legal recreational marijuana.
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Canadian Press
Conservatives call legal pot preparation a ‘failure’

Conservatives call legal pot preparation a ‘failure’

Conservative House leader Candice Bergen says municipalities aren't ready for marijuana legalization because the Liberal government “rushed” the process. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says Ottawa could have helped the provinces more.
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Canadian Press
Kanye and Kim's gift to Ugandan president

Kanye and Kim's gift to Ugandan president

The US rapper, with his wife Kim Kardashian, presented Yoweri Museveni with a pair of Yeezy trainers.
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BBC News
Trump sends Pompeo to Saudi over missing reporter

Trump sends Pompeo to Saudi over missing reporter

President Trump is sending Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia to find out what happened to journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It comes after a phone conversation with the Saudi king.
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Reuters
9/11 co-organizer released from German jail, to be deported to Morocco

9/11 co-organizer released from German jail, to be deported to Morocco

Mounir El Motassadeq, a friend of the September 11 hijackers who was sentenced to 15 years in a German prison in 2007 for being an accessory to mass murder, was deported to his native Morocco on Monday (October 15). Matthew Larotonda reports
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Reuters
One year of the #MeToo movement

One year of the #MeToo movement

One year after #MeToo went viral and turned into a movement reaching millions of people in multiple countries, survivors of harassment and sexual assault around continue to speak out about their experiences. #MeToo #TimeIsUp #US #ElisaMilano #AnaK...
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TRT World
Why Italy might cook up a new euro debt crisis

Why Italy might cook up a new euro debt crisis

Investors fear Italy's big spending plans could create a new euro zone debt crisis - only much worse than when the world was just worried about Greece, a much smaller economy.
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Reuters
Canadian students go to college to learn how to grow pot

Canadian students go to college to learn how to grow pot

As Canadians prepare for the legalization of recreational cannabis this week, 24 students are becoming the first in the country to get formal credentials in growing pot.
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Reuters
Theresa May laughed at by Labour during Brexit statement

Theresa May laughed at by Labour during Brexit statement

Prime Minister Theresa May gives an update on the latest in Brexit negotiations in the House of Commons - much to the amusement of the opposition.
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Press Association
Merkel vows to regain trust after conservative losses in Bavaria

Merkel vows to regain trust after conservative losses in Bavaria

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says heavy losses for her conservative allies in a Bavarian state election showed that voters had lost trust in government and promised to fight to regain it. Francesca Lynagh reports
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Reuters
The Hip tribute band helps carry on Gord Downie’s legacy

The Hip tribute band helps carry on Gord Downie’s legacy

A year after the death of Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, cover bands across Canada are performing to honour his legacy. The lead singer of Ontario band the Artificially Hip says he’s not aiming to do an “impression” of Downie.
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Canadian Press