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Nature Conservancy of Canada meets on P.E.I.
P.E.I. woman caught driving with bong, jailed
Case of St. John’s teacher charged with child exploitation called in provincial court
Summerside man gets conditional sentence for probation breach
P.E.I. woman sentenced to 35 days for lying to police
Summerside man pleads guilty to drunk driving
Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 31, Minnesota confirms two more deaths
(Reuters) - Minnesota on Wednesday confirmed two more deaths from a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes, bringing the total number of deaths to 31 across the country, as U.S. health officials investigate the outbreak that has shown no ...
South Korean soldier who lost legs to DMZ landmine aims for Paralympic gold
By Hyonhee Shin SEOUL (Reuters) - Pulling with smooth, steady strokes along a rowing course on an artificial lake, South Korean Paralympic hopeful Ha Jae-hun is the picture of calm determination, but it has taken him four years and 21 rounds of ...
Bangladesh border forces kill Indian guard, wound another, India says
By Subarata Nag Choudhury and Ruma Paul KOLKATA/DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladeshi border forces shot and killed an Indian border guard and wounded another on Thursday after detaining an Indian fisherman, Indian officials said, in a rare reported clash ...
U.S. House overwhelmingly backs resolution condemning Trump's withdrawal from Syria
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to condemn President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. forces from northeastern Syria, clearing the way for Turkey's offensive against ...
Thai royal barge procession put off 'due to water and weather conditions'
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's royal barge procession in honor of King Maha Vajiralongkorn's coronation this year has been postponed by seven weeks to Dec. 12, a senior government official said on Thursday. The king had been scheduled take part on ...
Bulgaria regulator sacks state radio chief in free speech row
SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria's broadcast regulator sacked the chief of the country's public radio, BNR, on Thursday for taking its news channel off the air for hours last month in a row with a popular presenter known for her coverage of the graft-prone ...
Catalan regional chief calls for independence vote after night of violence
By Joan Faus BARCELONA (Reuters) - Catalonia should hold a new vote on independence from Spain within two years, the head of the region's government said on Thursday in a fresh challenge to Madrid following days of unrest by pro-separatist ...
Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize
By Simon Johnson STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provocative comments but had not supported bloodshed. Handke's prize ...
Brazil's government appoints economist Geraldo Melo as new land rights chief
BRASILIA (Reuters) - The Brazilian government has appointed economist Geraldo Melo Filho as the new head of the agency responsible for rural land rights, replacing a general who was fired by President Jair Bolsonaro last month, according to the ...
Morgan Stanley profit beats as bond trading surges; shares jump 4%
By Anirban Sen and Elizabeth Dilts Marshall (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley capped quarterly earnings from big U.S. banks with a higher-than-expected profit on strength in bond trading and M&A; advisory, easing concerns that market turmoil would weigh on ...