Day: August 22, 2019

Singh says NDP wouldn’t prop up Scheer minority government due to ‘disgusting’ gay marriage speech

CBC | Politics News NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, left, says 2005 speech by Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, right, on same-sex marriage shows why his party would not prop up a Conservative minority government after October’s federal election. (The Canadian Press) NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said today his party would not support a Conservative government led […]

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News Corp is apparently working on a news app called ‘Knewz’

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AlexPro9500 via Getty Images News Corp wants to give people an alternative to Google News and Apple News. The media company that owns Dow Jones Newswires and HarperCollins is working on its own news aggregation service, reported The Wall Street Journal. The service will be called Knewz.com, and take the […]

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Les attaques par rançongiciel déferlent sur des villes américaines

Radio-Canada | Techno – À la une Plus d’une quarantaine de municipalités américaines, dont des villes majeures telles que Baltimore et Albany, ont été victimes d’attaques par rançongiciel en 2019. Photo : getty images/istockphoto / kaptnali Partagez via Facebook(Fenêtre modale) Facebook Partagez via Twitter(Fenêtre modale) Twitter Partagez via LinkedIn(Fenêtre modale) LinkedIn Partagez via Courriel(Fenêtre modale) Courriel Activer […]

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It’s ‘imperative’ that Canada repatriate its detained ISIS fighters, says Pompeo

CBC | Politics News U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to CBC News’ Vassy Kapelos in Ottawa on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today pointedly called on Canada to repatriate Canadian citizens who joined ISIS and are now detained in Syria. “We want every country to take their citizens […]

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Lenovo’s Smart Clock becomes a more capable home hub

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Nicole Lee / Engadget The Lenovo Smart Clock already won Best of CES 2019 and earned our approval, but it’s not done adding features. Today, Google announced a few welcomed updates that bring the device more in line with the Google Home Hub. Thanks to an automatic software update rolling […]

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Utah Will No Longer Have State-Run Medical Cannabis Dispensary Networks

News – High Times Over the last couple years, medical marijuana in Utah has been a hot and controversial subject. In what has become a protracted, back-and-forth process between state legislators, medical marijuana advocates, and other powerful players in the state, Utah’s medical marijuana program continues to undergo dramatic changes. Now, state lawmakers are preparing […]

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Discriminatory act ‘has been somewhat righted’

North Bay Nugget Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Glen Hare The “assimilation machine” the federal government used for almost 150 years to strip the status of Indigenous people “has been somewhat righted,” according to the Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief. Glen Hare said updates to the Indian Registration System means many who lost their status […]

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Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links fizkes via Getty Images US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an estimated 4.7 billion robocalls hit American phones in July alone. Now, attorneys general from all 50 states and the District of Columbia […]

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60 days out from a federal election, lawn signs are starting to appear

CBC | Politics News Campaign signs on lawns in the Toronto riding of Davenport on federal election day Oct. 19, 2015. Lawn signs for the Oct. 21 federal election are now allowed to appear in the city of Ottawa, while residents in other cities must wait until the campaign officially begins. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Canadian Press) […]

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Le Canada « fermement opposé » à un retour de la Russie au sein du G7

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles Le président russe Vladimir Poutine Photo : Associated Press Partagez via Facebook(Fenêtre modale) Facebook Partagez via Twitter(Fenêtre modale) Twitter Partagez via LinkedIn(Fenêtre modale) LinkedIn Partagez via Courriel(Fenêtre modale) Courriel Activer l’option d’impression du navigateur Imprimer Commentaires Louis Blouin Publié à 19 h 16 Faut-il ajouter une chaise autour de la table du G7 pour accueillir Vladimir Poutine […]

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