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Canadian News

Postmedia News
CC-15003 Polaris to be completely scrapped after collision with A400M in Guam - Photo

National Post
Off-duty pilot takes control of Airbus A330-200 after flight crew member becomes 'incapacitated'

CBC News
Man charged in Winnipeg rooming house shootings was former CAF member

CBC News
Former Afghan interpreter for Canadian Armed Forces arrested by the Taliban, family says

The Canadian Press
CSIS to probe B.C. office after allegations of rape, harassment and toxic workplace

The Canadian Press
Montreal Chinese groups threaten to sue RCMP over 'secret police station' allegations

CBC Radio
Overheated food prices have Canadians buying less meat

The Canadian Press
Southwest B.C. warned to brace for heavy rain and snow with incoming atmospheric river

Global News
Vancouver experiencing minor flooding due to high ocean water levels

The Canadian Press
Bonnie Crombie declared new Ontario Liberal leader

Times Colonist
Air Canada pilot thanks strangers for kindness after losing wife

Radio-Canada
La police de Winnipeg arrête un homme en lien avec la fusillade de la rue Langside - Image

Radio-Canada
Le contrat à Boeing n’est pas un retour d’ascenseur à Washington, se défend Duclos

Radio-Canada
Postes de police chinois clandestins : la GRC fait face à une poursuite de 2,5 millions

Radio-Canada
COP28 : Le Canada versera 16 millions $ au nouveau fonds « pertes et dommages »

Radio-Canada
Failles de sécurité : mettez à jour vos appareils Apple sans plus tarder

Radio-Canada
Une contre-offre est déposée; la FAE prête à négocier ce week-end

Radio-Canada
Les pires tempêtes de la C.-B. ont eu lieu dans les 5 dernières années, selon BC Hydro

Radio-Canada
Bonnie Crombie est la nouvelle cheffe des libéraux ontariens

Canadian Commentary

Mark MacKinnon | The Globe and Mail
The reinvention of Alex Shnaider: Don’t call him an oligarch, or Russian - More

Stuart Thomson | National Post
Pierre Poilievre's 'soft populism' is riding a global wave of voter frustration

Stuart Thomson | National Post
Poilievre releases 'housing hell' mini-documentary, testing new ground in political communications

Ami Pedahzur | The Globe and Mail
How the far right grabbed power in Israel, and what it means in this time of war - More

William C. Banks | The Globe and Mail
Cheap and easy-to-use drones are making wars deadlier - More

Elizabeth Becker | The Globe and Mail
Henry Kissinger leaves behind a poisonous legacy of callous geopolitical calculus - More

Melissa Fung | The Globe and Mail
Sexual violence is the hidden crime of war. But we must not look away. - More

Tristin Hopper | National Post
Pro-terror hate groups are organizing almost all of Canada’s 'ceasefire now' rallies

Sabrina Maddeaux | National Post
Liberals not taking the threat of Islamofascism seriously

Joan Russow | Times Colonist
A global climate change emergency statement for COP28

International News

Space News
NASA's Artemis 3 astronaut moon landing unlikely before 2027, GAO report finds

The Associated Press
Breaches by Iran-affiliated hackers spanned multiple U.S. states

Space News
'Star Wars' has changed the English language. Here's how.

The Associated Press
Winter weather in Pacific Northwest cuts power to thousands in Seattle

The Associated Press
Remington gun factory in operation for nearly 200 years is set to close

The Associated Press
London police make arrests as pro-Palestinian supporters stage events across Britain

The Associated Press
Police in Paris have arrested a man who targeted passersby, killing one and injuring two

Reuters News Agency
Israel seeks buffer zone as fighting intensifies in southern Gaza

CBC News
Canada commits $16M to new global climate damage fund

CISA Alert
Joint Advisory Released on IRGC-Affiliated Cyber Actors Exploiting PLCs

Global News
‘De-extinction’ of the dodo: Company to try resurrecting long-extinct bird

CBC News
As temperatures rise, dengue fever infections keep surging around the world

The Associated Press
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Bangladesh

The Associated Press
7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes off the Philippines

Agence de presse Reuters
« Doomsday Plane » : Boeing exclu de la course pour le futur avion de guerre nucléaire

Agence France-Presse
Un détenu est inculpé pour avoir poignardé Derek Chauvin 22 fois - Plus

Le Figaro
McDonald's change la recette de son célèbre Big Mac pour faire face à la concurrence

Agence France-Presse
La centrale de Zaporijia a frôlé « l’accident nucléaire », selon Kiev

Radio-Canada
Reprise des bombardements à Gaza

Agence de presse Reuters
Frappes israéliennes sur le sud du Liban, un mort selon Hezbollah

Agence de presse Reuters
Le sud de Gaza sous les bombes après la fin de la trêve

Agence France-Presse
COP28 : le pape appelle à «un tournant» pour accélérer « la transition écologique »

Agence France-Presse
COP28 : la majorité des pays du monde s’engage à tripler la capacité des énergies vertes

Agence de presse Reuters
Les USA annoncent une contribution de 3 milliards de dollars au Fonds vert pour le climat - Plus

Le Figaro
Une vingtaine de pays, dont la France, appellent à tripler le nucléaire dans le monde d'ici à 2050

Agence de presse Reuters
Quelque 170 Rohingyas débarquent en Indonésie

Agence de presse Reuters
Philippines et France renforcent leur coopération en matière de défense

Radio-Canada
L’alerte au tsunami est levée après un puissant séisme dans le sud des Philippines

Agence de presse Reuters
Chine : Les maladies respiratoires liées à des agents pathogènes connus, selon les autorités

Agence France-Presse
La Corée du Nord menace d'abattre les satellites espions américains

International Commentary

Phillips Payson O’Brien | The Atlantic
What Happens When the U.S. Overestimates Its Power

Shirin Ali | Slate
Keeping Up With the Trump Trials: ’Tis the Season to Fight Gag Orders.

Russell Berman | The Atlantic
George Santos Was Finally Too Much for Republicans

Heather Schwedel and Luke Winkie | Slate
Time for George Santos to Embrace His True Calling: Reality TV Villain

Lives Lived

Matthew McClearn | The Globe and Mail
George Cohon has died aged 86 - More

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