Another day of tornadoes in U.S. Midwest, but St. Louis spared

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David Staples: Indoor phone booth for noisy offices — a new twist on an old product

An Edmonton design company has a hot new product, one that’s a new twist on an old staple of city streets, the phone booth. Outdoor phone booths used to be common on our streets but they’ve now almost all been removed. What hasn’t changed, though, is the need for privacy to make a phone call, […]

Driver caught going 94 km-h over speed limit in Airdrie- RCMP - Calgary Sun

Mounties in Airdrie say they recently clocked a driver going 94 km-h over the speed limit. The driver, who was not named, is charged with careless driving and is facing a mandatory court date after be

Aquilini Group says Guatemalan cranberry workers only complained after learning they would be sent home

"Guatemalan workers were brought back in 2018, and we noticed more `city` people as opposed to the `farmers` who worked for us the year before."

Cuba the most affordable overseas destination for Canadians

A recent survey by finder.com shows that most Canadians think their vacation plans will be affected by the weakened dollar and 47 per cent of them say their out-of-country vacations will be more expensive. 

The gospel calls us to fight slavery, MP says

An MP who introduced a private members’ bill in Parliament targeting modern slavery says his Christian faith was part of his motivation. The post The gospel calls us to fight slavery, MP says appeared first on Anglican Journal .

Kentucky State Parks pools, beaches opening this weekend

KY-Parks-Swimming Update:APNewsNow. HL:Kentucky State Parks pools, beaches opening this weekend THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FRANKFORT, Ky. — With temperatures climbing and a holiday weekend coming up, many swimming pools and beaches at Kentucky State Parks are opening. The Parks Department says while lodge pools are reserved for lodge and cottage guests, community pools at several parks […]

Trudeau to make Canadian Coast Guard announcement Wednesday

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will make an announcement Wednesday in Vancouver about the future of the Canadian Coast Guard. Some key cabinet minister will also be attending the announcement, including Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of […]

How small donations became the new currency of U.S. politics

Democratic candidates for president are being measured based on two- and three-digit contributions to their campaigns—or lack thereof The post How small donations became the new currency of U.S. politics appeared first on Macleans.ca .

Another day of tornadoes in U.S. Midwest, but St. Louis spared

ST. LOUIS — A dangerous storm system in the Midwest produced dozens of tornadoes for the second consecutive day Tuesday, demolishing a racetrack grandstand and damaging buildings in a wild animal park in Missouri but sparing St. Louis, the biggest city in its path. Two deaths, both in Missouri, were blamed on the severe weather […]

Alberta Indigenous `warrior` and activist Milton Born With A Tooth dies

To some, he was an environmental warrior; to others, he was a thorn in the side of progress. For Nicole Eshkakogan, Indigenous activist Milton Born With A Tooth was an inspiration whose legacy has helped prompt government and industry to ensure greater dialogue with First Nations stakeholders before undertaking major projects. On Saturday, the leader […]

Minister Bains outlines digital charter with focus on personal data control

TORONTO — Federal Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains unveiled a wide review of privacy laws Tuesday in what he said was an effort to build trust in a digital world. Bains… The post Minister Bains outlines digital charter with focus on personal data control appeared first on Canadian Business - Your Source For Business News .