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OTTAWA — A new review of the way the House of Commons investigates harassment allegations against MPs concluded the process has "no shortcomings" — according to a summary presented to an all-party committee today. The review by the Commons' chief human resources officer was ordered after MPs questioned how an allegation against former MP Raj Saini, who stepped down as a Liberal candidate in the election, was handled. Saini has firmly denied the allegations. Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner
Stolen goods were found “packed wall to wall in every room” of her home, investigators said.
Emma Tustin was convicted on Thursday of murdering Arthur Labinjo-Hughes after being subjecting him to the "medical definition of child torture."
BETHESDA (AP) — With rising numbers of COVID-19 cases predicted this winter, President Joe Biden on Thursday appealed for Americans to get their boosters and get behind his plan to tackle the new omicron variant through wider availability of vaccines and shots, but without new major restrictions on daily life. Biden wants to require private insurers to cover the cost of at-home COVID-19 tests and he is tightening testing requirements for people entering the United States, regardless of their vac
Photographer and author of popular botanical guides who became an expert on fungi and a guru of the foraging movement
Prints located in the African country of Tanzania belonged to an early human species, different than one previously discovered.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over, but you can still find great scores — if you know where to look.
BOSTON (AP) — A former college track and field coach accused of setting up sham social media and email accounts in an attempt to trick women into sending him nude or semi-nude photos of themselves has been indicted on 15 counts, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Steve Waithe, 28, of Chicago, was originally arrested in April and was released with conditions in May. He is scheduled to appear in federal court in Boston on Dec. 9, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Boston. He was indicted o
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration is issuing new directives and recommendations aimed at strengthening the cybersecurity defenses of U.S. rail and airport operators. The Biden administration said the requirements made public Thursday are part of a broader effort at protecting the nation's critical infrastructure from ongoing cyberespionage and a surge in disruptive ransomware attacks. “These new cybersecurity requirements and recommendations will help keep the trave
After Melania Trump’s blood trees, the first lady’s minimal display seems polite and safe
SEATTLE, December 02, 2021--Sound Life Sciences' smart devices app produces inaudible ultrasonic sonar pulses to detect reflections caused by nearby patient respiration.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The top-ranked cornerback in the NFL, at least according to some advanced metrics, is not Jalen Ramsey or some other high-profile player that was a first-round pick and developed into a Pro Bowl-caliber talent. The top center isn't Jason Kelce or some other longtime stalwart in the middle of the offensive line. Rather they are Rashad Fenton and Creed Humphrey of the AFC champion Chiefs who, along with cornerback L'Jarius Sneed and a few others, have emerged as the unsung
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame executive Bill Polian used to recite an old adage: you never want to get too high in the NFL because you’re only two weeks away from disaster. One of Polian’s former teams, the Carolina Panthers, is learning that firsthand. Two weeks after going to Arizona and pounding the one-loss, injury-riddled Cardinals behind the return of Cam Newton, the Panthers now find themselves on a two-game skid — and have lost seven of their past nine games overall — entering the
HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government says it will appeal a recent court decision that found there was discrimination against people with disabilities who had sought improved services and sought housing in the community. A day after the Oct. 6 landmark Court of Appeal ruling, Premier Tim Houston said his government heard the court's message "loud and clear," and he pledged to work with the disabilities community. He also said he didn't believe citizens should have to take the government to court
BEIJING — Stocks rose broadly in afternoon trading on Wall Street Thursday as investors continue to monitor the spread of the new coronavirus variant as well as measures that the U.S. and other governments are taking to restrain it. The S&P 500 rose 1.6% as of 2:16 p.m. Eastern. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 689 points, or 2%, to 34,717 and the Nasdaq rose 0.8%. The broader market as been choppy all week and every major index is on track for a weekly loss as investors try to gauge the am
Even the royals aren't immune to holiday drama.
The blue-chip Dow was on track for its best one-day percentage gain since Nov. 9, 2020, with Boeing Co, providing the biggest lift. "Obviously, there's concern about Omicron but there's a feeling that infections aren’t as severe as initially thought," said Oliver Pursche, senior vice president at Wealthspire Advisors, in New York. As world governments scramble to determine how to respond to the emergent COVID-19 variant Omicron, the United States is set to require private health insurance companies to provide at-home tests, a policy expected to go into effect on Jan. 15.
BOSTON, December 02, 2021--Commonwealth Care Alliance® (CCA), an integrated care system that has earned national recognition for its proven expertise in complex care coordination and delivery, today announced the promotion of Courtney Murphy to the newly created role of president of markets.
"This project is bigger than any issue that I've ever had," "Justice League" star says of Emmett Till limited series
Oil giant cites weak economic case as its reason for deciding not to go ahead with controversial project off Shetland