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Is it Time to Forgive Tiger Woods?

Two and a half years ago the world witnessed an athletic train wreck. Commentators and sports pundits jumped up and down on his grave, but I'm not sure those same "experts" were feeling so celebratory Sunday. After years, finally, Woods did something that used to seem so commonplace. He won.

Boycott (Some) Jews?

Peter Beinart's recent New York Times op-ed calling for a boycott of settlement products is predictably generating much pushback. But boycotting the settlements might allow those of us who oppose the occupation a new and more finely honed expression of our Jewish identity.
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13 Rescued From Manitoba Ice Floe

BIRCH POINT, Man. - A group of American ice anglers rescued off a giant ice floe in a lake that straddles the Manitoba-Ontario boundary celebrated the adventure by frying up its catch of the day and k...
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Omar Khadr Poised To Return

A "frustrated" Omar Khadr could be back in Canada by the end of May, with both Ottawa and Washington poised to approve his transfer from Guantanamo Bay, where the convicted war criminal has been held...

Langley vet convicted of cruelty to horses

Langley veterinarian Mark Marohn has been found guilty of animal cruelty, in connection with six horses found in his care by the B.C. SPCA. Marohn was charged in April of 2009 after SPCA investigator...

Flaherty tries to calm pre-budget concerns

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty tried to allay worries that the federal budget he'll bring down Thursday will translate into severe service cuts. When asked whether reports of $7 billion in spending cu...

It Ain't Katharine Graham's Washington Post No More

Katharine Graham's ideals -- and those espoused by the Washington Post -- were to root out and expose corruption for the greater good of the public. But now, a decade after her passing, the Washington Post's popular Social Reader app is one of the seediest apparatuses for infringing of people's online privacy -- and spamming their friends.
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This Puppy Could Fit In A Teaspoon

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A very tiny puppy is sitting inside a coffee mug, trying without success to escape by scratching its little paws against the slippery surface. In recent days, this famous dog has been...

Aveos workers await final pay

Employees who lost their jobs following the collapse of Aveos Fleet Performance Inc. say they have not been paid for their final two weeks of work. The workers had expected their final paycheques to...

Yellowknife deputy fire chief resigns

Jason Davidson, Yellowknife’s deputy fire chief of training, has resigned after pleading guilty last Friday in Vancouver to stealing approximately $100,000. The charges stem from when Davidson was tr...
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Publication Ban On Navy Espionage Case

HALIFAX - A Nova Scotia judge will decide Friday whether to grant bail to a navy intelligence officer accused in a rare case of espionage.Sub-Lt. Jeffrey Paul Delisle appeared in Halifax provincial co...

Man allegedly assaults police dog

An Oshawa, Ont., man is facing charges after he allegedly punched and kicked a police dog that has previously been hurt on the job. The Durham Regional Police were called to a home in Oshawa earlier...

Police move in on latest student protest

Student protesters played cat and mouse with Montreal police on Wednesday, marching up and down streets in the downtown core in ongoing efforts to overturn tuition hikes. As helicopters flew overhead...
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That Chin Ain't Real

"American Idol" Season 2 runner-up Clay Aiken wasn't born with that chiseled jawline -- oh no! After much speculation earlier this year, the pop star ha