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  • Regina family's dream vacation in Cuba turns to 'nightmare'

    Members of a Regina family say their dream vacation in Cuba "turned into a nightmare". "Everything was great for the first few days," Kelly Morrison said in a news release. On the morning of Jan. 30, Morrison opened their hotel room safe and found her wedding rings and money were nowhere to be found.

  • Decorated soldier ordered out of Winnipeg shopping mall

    WINNIPEG — Dozens of people have staged a protest at Winnipeg’s Portage Place shopping mall over the expulsion on the weekend of a decorated soldier and respected elder. Joseph Meconse said he and a friend sat down to tea in the mall’s food court on Saturday when a security guard approached him and told him he had half an hour before he would have to leave. Meconse said he then went to get a plate of food and as he was eating, the guard returned and told him he had to leave immediately. Meconse, 74, joined the military at the age of 20 and served for a decade at posts in Germany and Cyprus. When he eventually came home to work as a corrections officer, it was as a decorated soldier with a chest

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  • Calgary bobsled track incident kills twin brothers, injures 6 other teens

    Two teenage twin brothers are dead and six of their friends are injured after attempting to use their own toboggan on the bobsled track at Canada Olympic Park, according to CBC sources. "Part way down, the group hit a large gate used to separate the bobsled and luge tracks," according to police. Staff Sgt. Paul Wyatt said police are continuing their efforts to identify all those involved.

  • Apology issued to decorated war veteran kicked out of Winnipeg shopping mall

    A Winnipeg shopping mall has issued an apology to a decorated Manitoba war veteran and aboriginal elder who was told to get out last weekend. Joseph Meconse, 74, said he and a friend sat down to tea in Portage Place’s food court on Saturday when a security guard approached him and told him he had half an hour before he would have to leave.

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  • Demi Moore joins the fun at daughter Tallulah Willis’ birthday party

    When Tallulah Willis celebrated her 22nd birthday, not only did she do it in style but she also made it a family affair. The Bandits actress shared a fun snap of her and Demi embracing. The birthday girl and her guests enjoyed a fun karaoke session, where Tallulah performed a rendition of Britney Spears' "Baby One More Time" while everyone cheered her on.

  • The One Thing Stylish Italian Women Never Wear

    We regularly profess our love for French women's effortlessly cool style, but make no mistake: We're equally captivated with the signature looks of other cultures as well. Case in point: Italian women, who have long been known for their particular brand of sophisticated style.  So what sets Italian women apart from others? Veteran supermodel Mariacarla Boscono spoke to about the one thing they all have in common: an affinity for getting dressed up and an avoidance of all things casual. "You would never see anyone go to a restaurant in Milan wearing a jumpsuit!" Boscono told "We have a history; we love to dress up and be well-groomed … I grew up with a saying: 'It doesn’t

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  • Tortured Italian student died 'slow death': Egypt official

    The body of an Italian graduate student who disappeared last month has been found with multiple stab wounds, cigarette burns and other signs of torture and a "slow death" on a roadside on the outskirts of Cairo, an Egyptian prosecutor said Thursday. Giulio Regeni, a 28-year-old Cambridge University PhD candidate who had been researching labour rights in Egypt, went missing on Jan. 25, the fifth anniversary of the popular uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. An Italian government delegation cut short a visit to Cairo and Italy summoned the Egyptian ambassador in Rome, calling for a full investigation with participation by Italian experts.

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  • World No. 803 Aleksandra Wozniak musters up some Fed Cup magic and leaves Canada tied 1-1 after Day 1 of Fed Cup vs. Belarus

    Eugenie who? Aleksandra Wozniak, just beginning a long road back after shoulder surgery, summons up some of her vintage form to upset No. 74 Olga Govortsova and leave Canada tied with Belarus after the first day's play in Quebec City.

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  • Check out these glamorous mother-daughter duos... (9 photos)

    Star kids and their super glamorous mommies are always in the news for their sparkly appearances at promotional events, awards functions, celebrations, parties and what have you! Here’s a look at some of our famous mother-daughter duos who never fail to impress.

  • Here's What Happens When You Attach a GoPro to Your Dog and Leave the House

    Dog owners, this might turn you into a pile of mush. Titled "What my dog does when I leave," this YouTube video shows what happens when you attach a GoPro to your dog once you step out the door. The video has been viewed over 18 million times. Kind of the opposite of the best use of a GoPro, when someone attached it to a bottle of Fireball at a wedding and passed it around. 25 of the Cutest Puppy GIFs Ever Prepare to Fall in Love With the World's Laziest Puppy OMG, This Puppy Looks Just Like a Teddy Bear

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  • Oldest death row inmate in Georgia, age 72, is executed

    JACKSON, Ga. - Georgia executed a 72-year-old man, its oldest death row inmate, early Wednesday for the killing of a convenience store manager during a robbery decades ago.

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  • This Insane Fact About Store-Bought Eggs Is Going Viral

    How did we not know this gross truth? ​

  • Some refugees turning down housing options in Ottawa, centre says

    A lack of affordable housing and desires to be settled close to other refugees and mosques are complicating the search for permanent homes for incoming families, according to Carl Nicholson, executive director of the Catholic Centre for Immigrants. Only half of the more than 600 government sponsored refugees who have arrived in Ottawa since Dec. 31 have found homes.

  • Student Stunned After Finding That Mum Rented Her Bedroom To Strangers On AirBnb

    Hannah Speed, a first-year politics student at Durham University, found out her mum had put her room up for rent just five days after she headed to university. Before leaving, Hannah’s mother Pat, 56, made her tidy her bedroom and box up her things - but didn’t tell her that the room needed to be suitable for strangers. Hannah said: ‘It was only when she was FaceTiming me and sent me the Airbnb link when I realised what was going on.

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  • Klay Thompson, Warriors COO slip '73-9' note inside fortune cookie

    The Warriors might not rush to talk about 72-10, but that doesn't mean it's not on their minds ... or in their desserts.

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  • Anger grows over Vancouver's vacant homes

    Thu, Feb 4: There's simmering anger over the number of multi-million dollar homes in Metro Vancouver that are just sitting empty. Some of them are even slowly rotting. Nadia Stewart looks at the consequences of this growing reality.

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  • The Great Pizza Rip-Off: How High Street Favourites Charge 9 Times What It Costs To Make

    Spokesman Shane Forster said: ‘Everyone loves a tasty pizza and, you can save yourself a great deal of money by making more effort at home to make your own pizza, especially if you are cooking for the whole family.

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  • Wild pigs wreak havoc, threaten livestock across western Canada

    Despite declaring open season on feral pigs, herds of wild swine are continuing to wreak havoc on crops and private property in British Columbia, as well as several other western provinces. The feral pigs, native to areas of Europe, Asia and North Africa, are the ancestors of escaped pigs brought to Canada and domesticated for farming purposes.

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  • Missing Fat Cat Piles On The Pounds After Living In Pet Food Factory For A Year

    A cat who went missing 14 months ago has been found safe and sound - and a whole lot chubbier - after it made its home inside a nearby pet food factory. Tubby moggy Clive disappeared from his home in December 2014, leaving his owners Tanya and Jonathan Iron utterly devastated. Clive was discovered inside the pet food factory - and had clearly been enjoying himself because he was a lot fatter than how his owners remembered him.

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  • Canadian dollar to resume losing streak in months ahead: Reuters poll

    The battered Canadian dollar is expected to weaken even more, tied to the ill fortunes of depressed oil prices and the prospect of another interest rate cut, a Reuters poll showed. After plunging to its weakest in 13 years in mid-January, toC$1.4689 on Jan. 20, the Canadian dollar, known as the loonie, rebounded more than 5 percent as the central bank kept interest rates on hold and the price of oil, a major Canadian export, rebounded. "Everything is taking cues from crude prices, and nothing more strongly so than the Canadian dollar," said Adam Cole, head of G10 currency strategy at RBC Capital Markets.