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Canada lifting some economic sanctions against Iran to 'resume dialogue' Canada is signalling its willingness to re-engage with Iran by lifting the broad ban on financial services, imports and exports, Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion announced Friday.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 5:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Italian actor brain dead after hanging scene gone wrong A young Italian stage actor involved in a hanging scene gone wrong has been declared clinically dead, according to Italian media.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 4:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Gunmen attack boxing fans at Dublin hotel, killing 1 One man is dead and two others injured after unidentified gunmen opened fire on a group of boxing fans at a hotel in Dublin, Ireland.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 4:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Obama reacts to news America's jobless rate has dropped to 8-year low U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in January, a deceleration from recent months as companies shed education, transportation and temporary workers but hired others in manufacturing, retail and food services.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 2:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
NYC crane was being moved into 'secure position' when it collapsed, mayor says One person was killed and three others injured two of them seriously when a crane collapsed Friday morning in Lower Manhattan, smashing the roofs of parked cars, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio says.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 2:03 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Economic outlook especially bleak for women, experts warn Job prospects for women are looking increasingly bleak as the so-called fourth industrial revolution puts female-dominated industries at imminent risk.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 1:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Vatican and Russian Orthodox Church warming up after 1,000-year chill Pope Francis and the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church will meet in Cuba next week in a historic step to heal the 1,000-year-old schism that divided Christianity between East and West, both churches announced Friday.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 12:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Countries with Zika virus must allow women full pregnancy options, UN says The top UN human rights official called on Friday for countries with the Zika virus to make available sexual and reproductive health counselling to women and uphold their right to terminate pregnancies.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 10:14 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Rio Olympics: 5 controversies looming over the Games With only six months to go, the Rio Olympics are in the final stages of preparation. But organizers still face several major challenges to make sure the Games are successful.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. sun destinations offer deep discounts to draw loonie-weary Canadians American vacation destinations are trying to entice Canadian travellers by offering big bargains to help make up for the sinking loonie.
CBC.ca | Feb 5, 2016 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend