The Journal Pioneer
E-gaming plaintiff back in court to press P.E.I. government to release internal e-mails
More to plastics story than just checkout bags
End of an era for Sobeys single-use plastic bags
Detering illegal dumping in the CBRM
CBRM delays Baille Ard coaltion council presentation
Bonavista Mayor urges residents to stay inside during state of emergency
After base shooting, Pentagon restricts foreign trainee access to guns
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon announced on Friday new restrictions on international military students' access to guns on U.S. bases, as well as other measures, after a Saudi officer killed three U.S. sailors at a Florida naval base last month. ...
Guinea-Bissau Supreme Court calls for clarification of presidential vote result
BISSAU (Reuters) - The outcome of Guinea-Bissau's presidential election was thrown into doubt on Friday after the Supreme Court called for a clarification of the tally hours after the electoral commission released the final results. Former prime ...
What you need to know: the mysterious coronavirus which has lead to worries of another SARS-like outbreak
The mysterious coronavirus has left two dead and at least 44 people across Thailand, Japan and China sick with pneumonia-like symptoms, causing some worries about another SARS-like outbreak. Airports in the region are ramping up their screening, ...
If Iraqis order foreign troops out Canada will comply, defence minister says
Canadian troops will leave Iraq if a formal request to do so is made by the Iraqi government but discussions are ongoing to convince that nation of the value of having foreign soldiers stay. Canada’s Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan said Friday ...
Halifax food lab survey serves up picture of keto diet in Canada
The keto diet appears to be all the rage these days but the actual number of Canadians forgoing their sugar and carbs isn’t that high, according to a survey released Friday. The poll conducted by Angus Reid indicates about four per ...
Special climate committee briefed on vehicle-to-grid technoogy for P.E.I.
The province’s special committee on climate change turned to the vehicle-to-grid (V2G) pioneer for information to help explore the viability of implementing this concept on P.E.I. Willett Kempton fielded numerous questions from committee ...
Town of Come By Chance declares state of emergency due to storm
The Town of Come By Chance has advised residents via a Facebook post that a state of emergency has been declared. “For safety concerns, we have ceased snowclearing operations and our equipment has been taken off the road,” posted about ...
Storm in Newfoundland still ‘rapidly intensifying’
By late Friday morning, SaltWire Network meteorologist Cindy Day was still waiting for things to get worse. “At 11 o’clock this morning, (the eye of the storm) sits about 350 kilometres southwest of the tip of the Avalon,” she ...
France deploys radar system in Saudi Arabia to 'reassure' kingdom
PARIS (Reuters) - France has deployed a radar system on the eastern coast of Saudi Arabia to beef up its ally's defenses after missile attacks on the kingdom's oil infrastructure in September, French officials said. Paris has blamed Iran for carrying ...
UK will not automatically deport EU nationals after Brexit: Verhofstadt
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on Friday. Verhofstadt, who met ...