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Toulouse: She threatens a magistrate and says she wants to blow up the court

Monday  21:30,   23 november 2020

A 37-year-old Toulouse woman must be tried in an immediate appearance after a more than stormy hearing at the children's judge © A. Gelebart / 20 Minutes At the Toulouse courthouse. (Illustration) TOO MUCH - A 37-year-old Toulouse woman must be... >>>

Emotion in the DRC following a report on the gorillas of Rwanda

Monday  21:25,   23 november 2020

© ALEXIS HUGUET A gorilla from Kahuzi-Biega national park in the northeast of the DRC on October 11, 2019 And our gorillas then? It is in essence the cry of the heart Monday in the Democratic Republic of Congo after the recent broadcast by a French >>>

Antony Blinken, a French speaker to take over the reins of American diplomacy?

Monday  21:25,   23 november 2020

© France 24 (archives) Antony Blinken, former deputy secretary of state of the United States under Obama's presidency, gave an interview to France 24, on the sidelines of the leaders for peace conference, organized in May 2018 in Paris. According... >>>

First Nation demands resignation of Ontario's top Indigenous Services Canada bureaucrat

Monday  20:55,   23 november 2020

The chief and council of the First Nation with the most enduring boil water advisory in the country is calling for the immediate resignation of Indigenous Services Canada's top Ontario bureaucrat, citing an irrevocable loss of trust. In an email >>>

Canadian Armed Forces to formally apologize to victims for sexual misconduct

Monday  20:51,   23 november 2020

OTTAWA — The commander of the Canadian Armed Forces is preparing to formally apologize to victims of sexual misconduct. The apology is part of a $900-million settlement agreement that the federal government reached with current and former military... >>>

RCMP boss responds to watchdog report about alleged spying on anti-oil protesters

Monday  20:50,   23 november 2020

OTTAWA — RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki has responded to a long-delayed watchdog report on alleged surveillance of anti-oil protesters after a civil liberties group went to court to force her hand. The submission of Lucki's comments on the... >>>

Mandryk: Sask. doctors saw exponential COVID-19 growth coming

Monday  20:50,   23 november 2020

Long before we saw the cascading COVID-19 case numbers this past week, Saskatchewan doctors saw it was coming. They warned that it was coming, and many said they long ago asked for help to deal with it so as to keep not only their patients safe, but >>>

Obama: Canada-U.S. Relationship Can Be ‘Mended Relatively Quickly' Post-Trump

Monday  20:41,   23 november 2020

Barack Obama says the United States’ relationship with Canada is not “at the top of the list” of his worries in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s presidency because the North American neighbours have no choice but to get along. “I would say that what... >>>

Kelly McParland: Trudeau has more in common with Trump than he'd like to admit

Monday  20:41,   23 november 2020

There can be no doubt that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberals are as delighted by the defeat of Donald Trump as most other Canadians, even if the U.S. president has to be dragged kicking and screaming from the White House, clutching his... >>>

Corona changes the search for an apartment - you don't have to be in the middle of it all.

Monday  20:30,   23 november 2020

Work, study, kill time - everything at home. For months now, many Germans have been at home more often than usual, and some more than they would like. Corona has increased the importance of the apartment. © Annette Riedl / dpa An additional room to >>>

Surprise ruined: "Predator 5" should follow in the footsteps of "Cloverfield"

Monday  20:25,   23 november 2020

At the weekend there was the surprising news that a fifth "Predator" film is coming - from "10 Cloverfield Lane" director Dan Trachtenberg. And he actually had an even bigger surprise up his sleeve. © 20th Century Studios Surprise ruined: "Predator >>>

Geert Müller-Gerbes: The TV presenter is dead

Monday  20:25,   23 november 2020

Mourning for Geert Müller-Gerbes: The journalist and "I beg your pardon" host died at the age of 83. © Getty Images Geert Müller-Gerbes (1937-2020) His sons Stefan and Hartmut Müller-Gerbes will inform the German press agency about the death of... >>>

Van attack trial delayed until Thursday so experts can view Minassian's interviews

Monday  19:51,   23 november 2020

TORONTO — The murder trial for the man who killed 10 people after driving a van down a crowded Toronto sidewalk has been delayed until Thursday. The judge has given the Crown and its experts a few days to review a defence-hired psychiatrist's... >>>

COVID-19: Police in Quebec probing weekend maskless dance party in Montreal-area mall

Monday  19:51,   23 november 2020

MONTREAL — Police said Monday they will distribute fines in connection with a maskless, weekend dance party at a suburban Montreal shopping centre, as Quebec reported 1,164 new cases of COVID-19. Local police and mall security intervened after about >>>

Tanya Talaga's 'Seven Truths' podcast 'goes to the heart of Anishinaabe storytelling'

Monday  19:51,   23 november 2020

TORONTO — Growing up in a Toronto suburb, author and journalist Tanya Talaga felt removed from her mother's Ojibwe culture in northwestern Ontario. Her mother was from the traditional territory of Fort William First Nation, south of Thunder Bay, >>>