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Canadian News

The Canadian Press
RCN investigating series of fires, power outages on board warships

The Globe and Mail
Pensions for Life to result in three-tier approach to veterans, critics argue

The Globe and Mail
Dassault Aviation pulls out of competition to replace CF-18s

The Ottawa Citizen
Bill McLachlan is probably the best poppy man in Ottawa

Halifax Today
Remembering Pte. George Price, the last Canadian soldier to die in WWI - More - More - More

Maclean’s
The little-known WWII works of one of Canada’s most famous artists

RCAF News
1943 B-24D Liberator crash remembered in Saint-Donat

The Ottawa Citizen
David Johnston pledges to publicly release his expenses

The Canadian Press
Canada's first national internment operations detailed

CBC News
Spider scare sends federal government workers home — twice - More - More

The Canadian Press
A look at the special national security committee of parliamentarians

CBC News
Tony Clement resigns Commons duties over sexting scandal - More - More

CBC News
Doug Ford says he hid sexual misconduct allegation against Jim Wilson to protect accuser - More

CBC News
Bernier says he doesn't need to be a feminist

CBC News
USMCA signing ceremony may be delegated to lower-level officials

The Ottawa Citizen
Pilot who died in mid-air collision identified

The Canadian Press
1963 rescue of pair who survived for 49 days in Yukon - More - More - Photo

Canadian Commentary

Sarah Kendzior | The Globe and Mail
If the midterms were a test of the country’s character, Americans failed

Scott Gilmore | Maclean’s
Round Two begins for Donald Trump. It will be messy.

Editorial Board | The Toronto Star
Donald Trump is wounded, and more dangerous than ever

Thomas Walkom | The Toronto Star
Don’t ignore Steve Bannon, Trump’s political philosopher

David Butt | The Globe and Mail
Canada can signal we won’t stand for crimes against journalists

William Ray | The Toronto Star
Don’t misunderstand the true message of wearing a poppy

J.L. Granatstein | Maclean’s
Canada’s Hundred-Day March to Victory

J.L. Granatstein | Maclean’s
‘If we hadn’t had our rum, we would have lost the war’

Rosie DiManno | The Toronto Star
Aren’t you paying attention? Sexting is a mug’s game.

International Commentary

International News

ABC News
Pentagon drops name for border support mission

Air Force Times
Air Force test-launches missile from Vandenberg AFB

Air Force Times
Laughlin AFB misconduct included vulgar call sign for female student pilot - More - More

Military News
'NOVA: The Last B-24' and the Search for America's Missing in Action - Photo - More

The Associated Press
Jeff Sessions pushed out after a year of attacks from Trump - More - More

CNN News
Donald Trump just seized control of the Russia probe

The Associated Press
Democrats take back House, presenting fresh check on Trump - More

The Associated Press
A Democratic House could probe Trump business ties abroad

The Associated Press
Trump warns House Democrats: If you investigate me, I'll investigate you - More

The Washington Post
For Trump, it’s still put-down politics as usual

The Washington Post
White House suspends press pass of CNN’s Jim Acosta - More

The Associated Press
Record number of women elected to the House

The Associated Press
Despite House loss, Trump still sees midterms success

The New Yorker
2018 Midterms Election Results

The Associated Press
Democratic House win poses challenges, chances for Trump

The Associated Press
Broken machines to threats of violence among voting problems

CBC News
For border ranchers fuming about illegal migrants, midterms bring little hope

The Washington Post
Border Patrol cancels El Paso crowd-control exercise

The Washington Post
Trump readies for 2020 campaign with no plans to change his approach

The Associated Press
From bad to worse: Trump’s media relationship frays more - Video

CBC News
Trump's trade policies could survive Democratic victory

The Associated Press
Trump is the fault line of widening divide

ABC News
‘El Chapo’ wants a hug - More

The Associated Press
Democratic House victory could echo from Moscow to Riyadh

Defense News
UK defence spending faces $9 billion hole

The Associated Press
Macron praises Marshal Philippe Pétain for his leading role in 1918 victory - More

CNN News
Newly unveiled color photos show powerful moments from WW1 - More

Defense News
Europe’s next-gen fighter jet is stuck in the bickering phase

The Associated Press
Kremlin sees little chance of better US ties

The Associated Press
79 kidnapped Cameroon students freed, says church official

The Associated Press
US warns nations not to allow Iranian oil tankers

The Associated Press
Malaysian court to resume Kim Jong Nam murder trial on Jan. 7

The Washington Post
China greenlights large batch of Ivanka Trump trademark applications

Defense News
China showcases progress on stealth fighter jet at Zhuhai air show

The Associated Press
Pompeo meeting with North Korean envoy delayed

The Washington Post
Trump’s North Korea diplomacy quietly stalls

The Washington Post
Migrant caravan: Illegal border crossings have plunged since 2000

Agence France-Presse
Jeff Sessions, l'éminence grise devenue bête noire de Trump

Agence France-Presse
Trump s'engage à ne pas mettre fin à l'enquête russe

TVA Nouvelles
Altercation avec Trump : la Maison-Blanche bloque l'accès au journaliste

Agence France-Presse
Les républicains gardent le Sénat, les démocrates prennent la Chambre

Agence France-Presse
Élections américaines : Trump évoque un « immense succès »

Agence France-Presse
Poussée démocrate, mais pas de vague anti-Trump

The Associated Press
Élections américaines : un record de femmes à la Chambre - Plus

Agence France-Presse
Macron déclenche une polémique en rendant hommage au maréchal Philippe Pétain

Agence France-Presse
Volée de critiques contre deux astronomes évoquant une sonde extra-terrestre

Agence France-Presse
Armes chimiques : la Russie s'expose à de nouvelles sanctions américaines

Agence France-Presse
Aucune rencontre « prévue » entre Trump et Poutine à Paris

Agence France-Presse
Boeing reconnaît qu'un capteur pourrait être en cause

Agence France-Presse
Trump minimise les contretemps et veut rencontrer Kim début 2019

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