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Gunman shouting anti-Trump slogans arrested at Miami resort

May 21, 2018 2:30 am

DORAL, Fla. (Reuters) – A gunman railing against U.S. President Donald Trump opened fire in one of the Republican’s Florida golf resorts early on Friday, exchanging gunshots with Miami police who wounded and arrested him, officials said. Neither Trump nor any of his immediate family members were at the Trump...

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Government pumping $700k into airport upgrades

May 20, 2018 10:18 pm

The provincial government says it is spending $700,000 to refurbish a dozen small airports in communities across the province, including North Battleford, Yorkton and Moose Jaw. The announcement comes less than three weeks after some pilots raised concerns about the slow deterioration of community airports potentially hindering air ambulances and...

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Cornwall paramedics, library staff, outside workers on strike

May 20, 2018 7:18 pm

Approximately 250 Cornwall paramedics, library staff and outside workers are on strike as of this morning. CUPE, which represents the three unions involved, said wages are a main issue that’s sending people to four picket lines, including at City Hall. CUPE representative Keith Sandford told CBC News on Thursday morning he didn’t...

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Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano: Eruption costs millions in tourism

May 20, 2018 5:30 pm

HAWAII’s destructive Kilauea volcano has launched a new round of projectiles in what could be the start of more chaos for the island. Rocks the size of microwave ovens were fired from the volcano on Wednesday, according to Reuters, with the US Geological Survey warning an eruption could be “imminent”....

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YVR Airport opens its first self-serve baggage drop system

May 20, 2018 4:18 pm

YVR’s new automated baggage drop system means you might never have to wait in line for an agent again. With CHECKITXPRESS, you can load your own suitcase after checking in at a kiosk and, it’s hoped, not have to worry about it again until you reach your destination. Craig Richmond,...

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Atlific Reports Reno Complete at Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport

May 20, 2018 1:18 pm

“We are delighted with the hotel’s new look and are confident that guests will be captivated with its laid-back sophistication,” said Philippe Gadbois, senior vice-president, Operations, Atlific Hotels. “In addition to revitalizing the property’s atmosphere, the completed renovations include thoughtful touches that will improve the overall guest experience and allow...

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Germans demand EU recall of nearly 60,000 Porsche SUVs

May 20, 2018 2:36 am

In yet another hit to Germany’s image as a car mecca, the country’s Federal Transport Ministry said Friday that it was ordering a mandatory recall of 19,000 Porsche SUVs in Germany because of emissions cheating, adding that a total of around 60,000 manipulated vehicles had been identified throughout Europe. The...

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