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Vegas Strip Shooting

The suspect in a fatal shooting on the Las Vegas Strip on Saturday surrendered to police after barricading himself inside a bus.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 4:39 pm
Ivanka Trump House

​Residents of a posh Washington neighbourhood say Ivanka Trump and her family don't make for very good neighbours, taking up much of the parking on an already crowded street and leaving trash bags at the curb for days.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 3:54 pm
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Officials say a self-driving Uber SUV was operating on its own when it was struck by another vehicle making a left turn at an intersection in Arizona, where the company is testing autonomous vehicles.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 2:40 pm
Belarus Protests

A human rights group said more than 400 people were arrested and many were beaten as police in Belarus cracked down hard Saturday on protesters who tried to hold a forbidden demonstration in the capital, Minsk.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 1:33 pm
allegiant

A 96-year-old woman and an 89-year-old man were wheeled to the wrong gate at a South Florida airport and ended up on a flight to upstate New York instead of Michigan.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 12:44 pm
AFP_MZ5AT

Today 27 nations renewed their pledge to the European Union amid concerns over Brexit, nationalism and the threat of terrorism.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 12:08 pm
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The U.S military confirmed on Saturday that U.S. warplanes had hit an Islamic State-held area of the besieged Iraqi city of Mosul where residents and officials say dozens of civilians have been killed as result of an airstrike.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 9:22 am
VENEZUELA-POLITICS/

Amid a severe economic crisis, opinion polls show that support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his party is collapsing. In response, electoral authorities have shelved or delayed elections large and small.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 8:55 am
Electronics air travel restrictions

New travel restrictions on direct flights to Britain and the United States from several Muslim-majority countries take effect today, meaning electronic devices larger than a cellphone must be placed in checked baggage.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 7:52 am
Britain Attack

The man who killed four people outside Britain's Parliament was in Saudi Arabia three times and taught English there, the Middle Eastern country's embassy said.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 6:01 am
MGM Kabuki

The Bellagio Resort and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip was put on lockdown early on Saturday after an armed burglary of a high-end jewelry store sent panicked guests and gamblers running for the exits, local media reported and police said.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:31 am
TRUMP HOTEL

The Trump family is launching a new hotel chain in a bold expansion of a company that critics say is already too big and opaque for an enterprise whose owner sits in the Oval Office.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:17 am
USA-TRUMP/

Donald Trump’s first major legislative push to eliminate and replace the current health-care legislation ran off road Friday, striking a blow to his young presidency’s momentum and denting his image as a master negotiator.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 9:52 pm
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Jailed Philippine Senator Leila de Lima says she's a political prisoner. President Rodrigo Duterte says she's a drug trafficker. CBC's Adrienne Arsenault travelled to Manila for an exclusive jailhouse interview with de Lima.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:09 pm
Iraq Mosul

The U.S.-led coalition fighting ISIS is investigating reports of an airstrike in a western neighbourhood in the Iraqi city of Mosul that allegedly left more than 100 civilians dead last week, according to a statement given to The Associated Press on Friday.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:48 pm
Trump Health Overhaul

In a humiliating failure, U.S. President Donald Trump and Republican leaders yanked their bill to repeal Obamacare off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly — after seven years of nonstop railing against the health-care law.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:14 am
Egypt Mubarak

Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak returned home on Friday, free following his release from custody after legal proceedings that took years since his 2011 ouster.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:02 am
BRITAIN-SECURITY/

Police are combing through "massive amounts of computer data" and have contacted thousands of witnesses as they look for clues about why a British-born man became radicalized and launched a deadly attack on Parliament, a senior police official said Friday.​

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:25 am
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Keith Palmer and Tobias Ellwood, both fathers and at one time soldiers, are both being praised for their heroism in Wednesday's attack in London.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:00 am
Pluto

More than 10 years after Pluto was demoted from planet to dwarf planet, the debate continues, with leading scientists on both sides becoming more vociferous and maybe a little testy.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:00 am