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ABC News reporter suspended for ‘serious error’ on Flynn report

Jocelyn Noveck, The Associated Press Published Saturday, December 2, 2017 8:30PM EST Last Updated Saturday, December 2, 2017 9:50PM EST NEW YORK — ABC News on Saturday suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for four weeks without pay for his erroneous report on Michael Flynn, which it called a “serious error.” Ross, citing an unnamed confidant of Flynn, the former national security adviser, had reported Friday that during the presidential campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump had directed Flynn to make contact with the Russians. That would have been an explosive development inRead More

‘He saw two coyotes running away’: Family issues warning after pet dog killed

A Winnipeg family is warning pet owners about coyotes. Kathy Mathae says two coyotes attacked and killed her Spanish mix dog Spencer. It happened Tuesday morning in Transcona near Peguis Street and Almey Avenue. Mathae said she let Spencer outside in the yard to do his business as usual. But this time, she didn’t hook him up to his rope. The backyard is not fenced. When Mathae called out for Spencer, he didn’t come back, so she had her husband take a look. “He saw two coyotes running away soRead More

Holiday ideas from the LCBO

From CTV’s Rebecca Nobrega: LCBO has some ideas for your next holiday gathering. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Early morning fire causing traffic delays

An early morning fire on Flora Avenue is causing traffic delays. An official said a blaze in the 600 block of Flora Avenue has backed up traffic in the area, including Selkirk Avenue near McKenzie. The fire started shortly before 3 a.m. It is now under control but traffic is still congested in the area. No word yet on the cause. Crews remain on scene. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Australian police arrest suspect in New Year’s Eve terror plot

MELBOURNE, Australia — Australian detectives arrested a man on allegations that he was planning a New Year’s Eve terrorist attack in the city of Melbourne, police said on Tuesday. A team of state and federal police and intelligence agents arrested the 20-year-old man in Australia’s second largest city Monday afternoon, a state police statement said. “It will be alleged the man arrested was involved in undertaking preparations for planning a terrorist act in Melbourne on New Year’s Eve this year,” the statement said. It gave no details about what sortRead More

Boy charged after students threatened at Peterborough, Ont., school

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. — A 13-year-old boy has been charged following an incident involving a plastic toy gun at a Peterborough, Ont., elementary school. Police say they were called to the school on Wednesday to investigate a report that a student was threatening other students in the school yard during morning recess. They say the officers located the youth and a weapon, which was determined to be a plastic toy gun capable of discharging plastic beads. Investigators say the boy was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon for aRead More

Tube park returns to WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park

After a very successful inaugural year, the Acura Tube Park is returning to WinSport and it expected to be bigger and better than ever. Opening Saturday, the park will feature 12 lanes, three more than last year, as well as a new village. The village is comprised of a food trailer, a massive deck with heaters and a fire pit and washroom facilities. The area also includes a dedicated magic carpet hill and a new four-person tube option. The Acura Tube Park, on the east side of WinSport’s main hill,Read More

Accessible parking stalls don't measure up

As it turns out, a lot of accessible parking stalls in Greater Victoria fail to meet provincial standards. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

‘It’s crazy’: Uninsured Newfoundlander facing $130K medical bill after stroke in U.S.

When Erica Norman lost control of her left arm following a workout at the gym, she immediately knew something was seriously wrong. The 27-year-old from Shea Heights, N.L. regularly exercised, ate healthy meals, and rarely came down with a cold. There was nothing out of the ordinary with her diet or her workout routine on the evening of Nov. 13. That is why it’s all the more surprising that the active, young woman suffered a stroke at the gym that day. To make matters worse, Norman suffered the stroke whileRead More

Police investigating suspicious death by train tracks

Victoria Formanski, CTV Edmonton Published Sunday, November 19, 2017 10:30PM MST Last Updated Sunday, November 19, 2017 10:46PM MST Edmonton Police are investigating a suspicious death in the area of 65 AVE. and 99 ST. Police said the body of a deceased male was found near a set of rail road track around 5:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. The rail road tracks were shut down for the investigation. Inspector Keith Johnson said a crime scene may have been found a little ways from the scene. “It’s pretty dark right nowRead More