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Canadian News

CBC News
A soldier fights for his life off the battlefield

The Canadian Press
CDS looking at ways to speed up military inquiries into suicides and deaths

CBC News
Demolition of abandoned Winnipeg’s Kapyong Barracks paves way for urban reserve

Global News
Quebec City G7 protests get underway with a flash and a bang

The Canadian Press
Police peacefully clear early morning anti-G7 protest in Quebec City suburb

Global News
In Quebec City, police are ready for a riot. All that’s missing are the protesters

CBC News
The G7 leaders plan to confront Trump on trade

CBC News
Trump keeps up Twitter salvos at Trudeau and supply management

Global News
Trudeau and Trump joke over trade tariffs as they meet alone

CBC News
Canada rejects Trump's bid to let Russia back into G7

CBC News
Trump blames Canada for torching White House. Meet the 'reluctant arsonist'

CBC News
Quebec City protesters stage 'day of disruption' over G7 summit

Bloomberg News
Airbus Seals Bombardier C Series Deal

CTV News
No, passport fees are not going up on Canada Day

CBC News
Why suicide is more than a mental health issue

Canadian Commentary

David Hutton | The Globe and Mail
The Phoenix disaster was predictable – and preventable

Haley Ryan | The Toronto Star
Donald Trump, the War of 1812 and Halifax

Liz Bernstein | The Globe and Mail
Will Trudeau show the world what a feminist government truly looks like?

Colby Cosh | National Post
Donald Trump and the unpardonable Talking Muhammad Ali Blues

Joe Atikian | The Globe and Mail
What America forgets: Competition drives innovation

John Kasich | The Globe and Mail
Global security suffers when Trump snubs America’s trading allies

Conrad Black | National Post
It's been a good week for good government in Ontario and Canada

Rex Murphy | National Post
It may have been many things, but Ontario's election was not 'historic'

Robyn Urback | CBC News
Doug Ford's next challenge is to make sense of his many nonsensical promises - More

Margaret Wente | The Globe and Mail
The barbarian has stormed Ontario’s gates

Eric Schlosser | The Globe and Mail
Ban the bomb: How the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons helped prevent annihilation

International Commentary

Eugene Robinson | The Washington Post
The Trump-Kim summit is still a good idea

Dmitry Shlapentokh| Global Times
Trump-Kim summit shows US power waning

Joe Scarborough | The Washington Post
Trump is hurtling toward a Nixonian ending

DeNeen L. Brown | The Washington Post
Canada didn’t burn the White House. And Dolley Madison needs a fact check, too.

Editorial | Global Times
China should prepare for cross-Straits crisis

Leonid Bershidsky | Bloomberg View
Ukraine Takes a Baby Step Toward Curbing Corruption

Leonid Bershidsky | Bloomberg View
Putin Is Costing Russia an Opportunity in Europe

International News

The Associated Press
Entire Hawaii neighbourhood vanishes as lava gushes in

CNN News
US suicide rates increased more than 25% since 1999, CDC says - More

Agence France-Presse
G7 divides to G6 plus Trump over trade war threat

BBC News
G7: Trump says Russia should be part of summit - More - More

ABC News
Trump floats pardoning Muhammad Ali among thousands

Bloomberg News
Trump Renews Overtures to Putin

Reuters News Agency
G7 leaders agree to share intel on election hacking

Bloomberg News
These Are the Dealmakers Behind Trump and Kim

Reuters News Agency
G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade

CNBC News
Trump says EPA chief Scott Pruitt is not blameless: 'We'll see what happens' - More - More

ABC News
Democrats ask DOJ for criminal probe of Scott Pruitt

The Associated Press
Mueller files obstruction of justice charges against ex-Trump campaign chair, associate

CNN News
Trump doesn't rule out pardoning Manafort, Cohen

The Associated Press
Stormy Daniels sued by former lawyer after she accuses him of being Trump’s ‘puppet’ - More

The Associated Press
Kim Kardashian West the star is now also the reformer - Photo

The Associated Press
Giuliani trying to influence perception of Mueller probe

Bloomberg News
Mueller Team Views Giuliani More as Spokesman Than Lawyer, Sources Say

The Toronto Star
Some Republicans push back against Trump’s ‘national security’ tariffs on Canada - More

The Associated Press
U.S. Army calls immigration officers after restaurant worker brings them food

Reuters News Agency
U.S. immigration authorities sending 1,600 detainees to federal prisons

Reuters News Agency
Scottish judges reject challenge over Britain's ability to reverse Brexit

Bloomberg News
Theresa May Survives One Brexit Storm, Then Flies Into Another

Agence France-Presse
Austria to expel up to 60 imams, close seven mosques

Reuters News Agency
Philip Hammond says Trump tactics would not deliver better Brexit - More

Agence France-Presse
ICC acquits DR Congo's Bemba on appeal

Bloomberg News
Mozambique Must Tackle Armed Group That Killed 37, Amnesty Says

Agence France-Presse
Islamic State jihadists retake parts of Syria town in major attack

Reuters News Agency
Israeli troops kill four Palestinian protesters, including 15-year-old boy

Agence France-Presse
After rape-murder shocks Germany, suspect captured in Iraq

Bloomberg News
Kim Jong-un Impersonator Detained at Singapore Airport

BBC News
Trump and Kim: The meeting the world's been waiting for

The Associated Press
Dennis Rodman says he’s going to Singapore for the Trump-Kim summit

Bloomberg News
Putin, Xi to Meet in China

Reuters News Agency
For high-stakes summit with Kim, Trump trusts his gut over note cards

Agence France-Presse
Hope and indifference in the shadows of Korean DMZ

The Associated Press
At Guatemala volcano, families left on own to keep searching

The Associated Press
Two more U.S. workers pulled from Cuba over suspected mysterious health incidents

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