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Suspect in Kansas shootings faces murder charges State prosecutors say Frazier Glenn Cross killed three at Jewish community sites in suspected hate crime case.
Al Jazeera | Apr 15, 2014 5:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ron MacLean: Despite Cup drought, NHL playoffs rich with Canadian content It's been two decades since Montreal delivered Canada its last Stanley Cup, and while the country's lone representative in this year's playoffs is a long shot, there's still plenty for Canadians to cheer for in the NHL post-season, writes Ron MacLean.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 4:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Weather disasters will be more frequent and costly, TD says With severe weather events becoming increasingly frequent and costly, economists are urging government policymakers to consider the long-term benefits of major infrastructure investments.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 3:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Boston a year later: Remembering marathon bombing victims It's a day of sorrow and remembrance in Boston today, with events commemorating the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15, 2013. Watch CBC News livestream coverage, scheduled to begin at noon ET.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 3:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Solemn Boston ceremony honours marathon bombing victims Survivors, first responders and family members of those killed came together Tuesday to mark the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing with solemn ceremonies.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 3:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Jim Flaherty visitation begins ahead of tomorrow's state funeral A visitation is underway for Jim Flaherty at the Abilities Centre in Whitby, Ont., a day before the state funeral for Canada's former finance minister.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 2:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Google buys drone maker to expand global internet access Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring internet access to remote parts of the world.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 2:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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American Airlines Twitter threat: Dutch 14-year-old girl released by police pending further enquiries Police in Rotterdam have released a 14-year-old girl who was arrested for tweeting a joke terror threat to American Airlines.
The Independent | Apr 15, 2014 2:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Oscar Pistorius trial: 5 lessons in 5 days of testimony Accused murderer Oscar Pistorius ended five days of testimony Tuesday under the relentless interrogation and mocking of prosecutor Gerrie Nel. Here are five things we learned.
CBC.ca | Apr 15, 2014 1:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Boston bombing anniversary: Jeff Bauman speaks out over iconic photo of his rescue A victim of the Boston bombings has spoken of the moment a photographer apologised for taking his picture, just minutes after the blast from a bomb destroyed his lower right leg and stripped his left to the bone, on the one year anniversary of the Boston
The Independent | Apr 15, 2014 12:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend