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Christian Cotroneo

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French President Chased By Angry Mob

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS -- BAYONNE, France - French President Nicolas Sarkozy took refuge from a crowd of several hundred angry protesters in a cafe, as riot police swarmed in to protect him while he cam...
03/01/2012 08:11 EST

Montreal Man A Terror Suspect After Workplace Quip?

MONTREAL - A Muslim man alleges he's become a terror suspect simply because of a workplace quip -- he says all he did was tell his sales staff to ''blow away'' the competition at a trade show. Now Saa...
02/02/2012 04:28 EST

Uniquely Canadian Snafu May Have Affected Case

MONTREAL - There is word that a uniquely Canadian bureaucratic snafu occurred as the Shafia girls were seeking help from authorities three years ago. Quebec child-protection officials tell The Canadia...
01/30/2012 06:54 EST

Newstradamus Predicts! The Stories Of Tomorrow

After a year of near-nuclear holocausts, tyrant-topplings across the Middle East and Egyptian deities popping up in testicular tumours, we're all asking the same question. Anything else? Surely, that'...
12/29/2011 10:05 EST

BC Lions GM Hangs 'Em Up As Coach

SURREY, B.C. - Wally Buono is stepping away from the sidelines to concentrate on his managerial duties with the B.C. Lions. The announcement came just over a week after Buono guided his club to a 34-2...
12/05/2011 08:30 EST

Are The Jays Stealing Signs?

TORONTO - Jose Bautista wonders what it's going to be next. "I'm intrigued to see what they're going to come up with next week or next year to try to decipher why we're playing good or why we're doing...
08/10/2011 07:12 EDT

Loonie Caught In Downdraft, Falls Hard

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar tumbled almost two U.S. cents Thursday while the American dollar strengthened following a move by the Bank of Japan to control the rise of the yen. The loonie also felt t...
08/04/2011 04:49 EDT

Grizzly Victim Recounts Terrifying Attack

CBC -- A B.C. man is talking for the first time about his violent encounter last week with a grizzly bear. Johnny Johnson is recovering in a Victoria hospital from the July 4 attack, which occurred wh...
07/12/2011 09:26 EDT