Matthew McConaughey writing book based on life-changing adventures

NEW YORK — Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey didn’t want to write an ordinary celebrity book. “This is not a traditional memoir, or an advice

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Barrington man charged with aggravated assault after someone was hit with a piece of lumber

HALIFAX — Things got a little rowdy in Clyde River, N.S. on Saturday night leading to the arrest of one man for aggravated assault.

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Montreal records 76 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

MONTREAL — The Island of Montreal’s public health officials announced Friday that 76 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 since Thursday. The island,

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Petition launched to retitle Edmonton school named after pro-KKK mayor

EDMONTON — There’s a new effort to change the name of an Edmonton school amid renewed debate over the racist legacies of some city

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New film tells story of nearly 5,000 North Korean orphans sent to Europe

SEOUL, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF — Six decades after they returned to their homeland, traces of thousands of North Korean children orphaned by the Korean

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Ontario begins phase 1 of reopening Tuesday, what does that mean locally?

LONDON, ONT — It may not be back to normal but rather the start of a new normal. Ontario officially begins phase one of

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Roughly $1 million in damage from Kitchener townhouse fire

WATERLOO — An estimated $1 million in damage has been reported from an early morning townhouse fire in Kitchener. Fire crews were called to

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Ontario Energy Board to hold off on setting summer rates

TORONTO, ONT — The Ontario Energy Board says it’s holding off on setting new electricity prices for the summer months. It says it typically

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Bridgewater police arrest man during alleged robbery at pharmacy

HALIFAX — A Bridgewater, N.S. man is in police custody following an attempted robbery late Tuesday afternoon. Bridgewater police responded to a 911 call

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Mexican women paint victim names to protest gender violence

MEXICO CITY — Adriana. Dulce. Paola. Nayeli. Ingrid. Maria — lots of Marias. These are just some of the names of the thousands of

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