Canada govt steps in to buy controversial pipeline
Green Party MP Elizabeth May, representing Saanich-Gulf Islands, and Victoria NDP MP Murray Rankin both panned the federal move. Rempel says that Trudeau should have taken a better look at how to enforce federal jurisdiction rather than write a cheque.
Harvey Weinstein accused of rape in new class-action lawsuit
Almost 100 women have now accused Weinstein of crimes ranging from sexual harassment to assault and rape going back decades. They are suing Weinstein - as well as Miramax and The Weinstein Company - for assault, battery and racketeering.
CO2 lowers rice quality, study says
But so far, there has been little research on the impact of climate change on the nutritional qualities of each staple. Some varieties of rice may not experience as severe of a nutrient loss as carbon dioxide levels go up.
Second exit poll projects large victory for Yes side in Abortion Referendum
Religious conservatives pressed for a constitutional amendment to strictly ban abortion, which was passed by referendum in 1983. The effective prohibition on abortion in Ireland was partially lifted in 2013 for cases when a mother's life was in danger.
Deadliest Catch Star Blake Painter Dead at 38
Former "Deadliest Catch" captain Blake Painter was found dead in his OR home at the age of 38. He said there were no signs of foul play or suspicious circumstances.
Donald Trump says summit with Kim Jong Un still on the cards
The Trump administration has demanded that North Korea completely and irreversibly shutter its nuclear weapons program. Moon's journey to Washington was largely to prepare Trump for the summit just weeks before it was set to take place.
Red Sox eat another big contract as Hanley Ramirez era ends
That placing Ramirez on the bench would also directly affect his vesting option was a mostly unspoken aspect to the decision. When Herb Brooks was crafting the 1980 Olympic hockey team, he left a number of the most skilled players off his roster.
U.S. warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing
In a statement, the ministry said the military immediately dispatched naval ships and aircraft to "warn them off". The Paracel islands are part of a territorial dispute that China has with neighbouring countries.
US President Trump confirms meeting with Kim Jong
In this way, the video is an unusual admission of the poor state of North Korea's economy and the helplessness of its leadership. But the USA leader warned that he did not expect to immediately sign a deal to bring a halt to the North's nuclear programme.
Irish citizens prepare to vote on abortion laws
On Friday, Irish voters will cast their ballots in a referendum which could end the country's ban on abortions . She said her vote would be one for solidarity and compassion, "a vote to say, I don't send you away anymore".