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Cook County judge who let clerk hear cases is deemed 'mentally unable' to do job
A Cook County judge who allowed a law clerk to hear traffic cases has Alzheimer's disease and is mentally unfita state board charged
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Duterte says Trump wished his drug crackdown 'success'
President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday Donald Trump wished his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs would succeed during a telephone calland he assured the U.Spresident-elect the Philippines would maintain its ties with America -a departure from Duter
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CommentLaw & Order | 5:25 PM on Sunday
Police have charged 22-year-old Abas Ahmed Ibrahim (also known as Maxboy or Moe), 21-year-old Omar Kromah (also known as Nef) and 24-year-old Zakariya Mohamed Abdow (also known as Slickthug or Slimthug) with sexual assault
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CommentMisc World | 3:26 PM on Sunday
Italian PM Matteo Renzi loses a constitutional reform referendum by a clear margin, exit polls suggest.
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CommentBusiness | 3:07 PM on Sunday
In a turbulent month for many tech stocks, Facebook has not performed well.
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CommentUncle Sam | 2:42 PM on Sunday
President-elect Donald Trump drew a rebuke from former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Saturday, after turning his attention to another Indiana company planning a move to Mexico.
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CommentEnvironmental | 2:38 PM on Sunday
Roger Pielke Jr., writes that his research was attacked by thought police in journalism, activist groups funded by billionaires and even the White House.
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CommentMilitary | 2:29 PM on Sunday
AN SAS sniper has picked off his 100th Islamic State militant during fighting for the Iraqi city of Mosul.
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CommentLaw & Order | 2:32 PM on Sunday
I always liked Rick Mercer, glad he has the courage to speak out. Democracy and liberty isn't easy, but it's worth protecting. You aren't going to stop every crime and giving excessive powers I would argue is not worth every crime that is prevented (or
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CommentLaw & Order | 2:27 PM on Sunday
British Columbia grand chief Stewart Phillip says Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr's assertion the police and military will deal with civil disobedience over pipeline projects was 'stupid and clumsy.'
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CommentProvincial Politics | 2:22 PM on Sunday
Federal Conservative leadership hopeful Chris Alexander says he didn't stop a crowd calling for Alberta Premier Rachel Notley to be locked up because politicians need to listen to constituents.
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CommentMilitary | 2:22 PM on Sunday
Michael Kennedy, 32, was on his to Sulaymaniyah, trying to make it home to Newfoundland for Christmas, when he was taken into custody by Iraqi Kurdish authorities
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CommentLaw & Order | 2:16 PM on Sunday
A suspected serial tire-slasher in a Surrey, B.C. neighbourhood has been captured on security video, after destroying the tires of several residents.
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CommentHealth | 2:09 PM on Sunday
A researcher has found that a federal subsidy intended to reduce astronomical food prices for northern families has resulted in stale-dated, unreliable food on store shelves without making grocery bills more affordable.
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CommentLifestyle | 2:06 PM on Sunday
SEX robots which are the spitting image of glamorous Hollywood A-Listers could get blokes’ pulses racing sooner than you think, Daily Star Online can reveal.
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CommentBusiness | 1:59 PM on Sunday
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Venezuela said it will issue higher-denominated bills as triple-digit inflation and a currency meltdown leave the country's largest note worth just around 2 U.S. cents on the black market.
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CommentLifestyle | 1:50 PM on Sunday
THIS place is crazier than the Playboy mansion.
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CommentUncle Sam | 1:47 PM on Sunday
The death toll from a fire that tore through a warehouse hosting a late-night dance party jumped to 30 on Sunday as firefighters painstakingly combed through rubble for others believed to still be missing.
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CommentPolitical | 1:38 PM on Sunday
Italians voted Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that Premier Matteo Renzi has staked his political future on, hoping to survive the rising populist forces that have gained traction across Europe.
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CommentBusiness | 1:34 PM on Sunday
Victoria's Secret is taking friendly fire from a leading women's magazine for allegedly showcasing "racist" underwear at the Grand Palais in Paris this week.
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CommentLaw & Order | 1:32 PM on Sunday
Just when you thought the lawlessness of the most lawless administration in history couldn't get worse, the Department of Justice files another legal brief. In response to a class action lawsuit by as many as 3,500 ready-to-hire air traffic controller app
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CommentBusiness | 10:44 AM on Sunday
President-elect Donald Trump said Sunday that he’ll slap a 35 percent tax on U.S. companies that move jobs or operates to other countries -- days after announcing a controversial deal with Carrier to keep roughly 1,100 manufacturing jobs in the United Sta
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CommentSports | 11:22 PM on Saturday
"Right on the tape," said Draisaitl, who won 10 of 16 draws against the best face-off team in the league and slipped into the open after Jordan Eberle had carried the puck into the zone. Eberle picked up his third assist
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CommentProvincial Politics | 11:20 PM on Saturday
Premier Rachel Notley must rethink her government’s plan to impose a carbon tax on already cash-strapped Albertans, a boisterous crowd of protesters, conservative politicians and commentators said Saturday during a rally at the legislature.The “Families f
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CommentMisc CDN | 7:36 PM on Saturday
A brand new house in the village of Carmangay, Alta. was torn down in just hours Thursday morning, after a court order was issued to demolish the home. The village claims the Carmangay man who built the house did so without the correct permits.
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CommentBusiness | 10:05 AM on Saturday
At the Suncor oilsands mine north of Fort McMurray, drivers and heavy equipment operators nervously watch as massive trucks rumble by with no one behind the wheel. With every passing truck, workers can imagine their lucrative jobs slipping away.
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CommentBusiness | 9:27 AM on Saturday
A small army of tradespeople is piecing together the giant storage tanks and kilometres of tubing for a major project that could kickstart even more industrial development in the Edmonton region.
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CommentSports | 9:26 AM on Saturday
The plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team that crashed in Colombia ran out of fuel because its crew searched for a player’s video game
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CommentBusiness | 9:17 AM on Saturday
Between commerce secretary Wilbur Ross and Trump's embrace of 'renegotiating' NAFTA and implications evident in such tax reform language, the threat to Canadian trade is obvious
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CommentBusiness | 9:00 AM on Saturday
Jeremy Diamond is the face of personal injury law. His ads attract thousands of clients, but their files are sometimes referred out for hefty fees — and he has never even tried a case.
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CommentShowbiz | 8:42 AM on Saturday
Social media users have been encouraging the spread of racist Pokemon-style stickers across the public transport network. The stickers, plastered over buses, trains and tube stations across London, depict a number of Muslims with the slogan 'gotta catch