Day: July 22, 2022

CA

Fire reported on NS-PEI ferry

A fire has been reported on a ferry that connects Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island along the Northumberland Strait. Lucy Martin of Bay Ferries Limited confirmed the fire was reported on the MV Holiday Island. The vessel operates between Wood Islands, PEI. and Caribou, N.S. #RCMPPEI assists in an offshore incident near the Wood […]

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Don’t look up – Jordan Peele’s Nope is a sci-fi western show that doesn’t disappoint

It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians, including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive disabilities. Closed captioning and described video are available for many CBC programs offered on Gem of Radio-Canada. About CBC Accessibility Accessibility Feedback

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Week of criticism and revelations about the Home Office’s handling of the migrant crisis

The Home Office’s response to the migrant crisis has been the subject of a series of critical reports and revelations about its policies this week. The latest news that Britain stands to lose £120million it paid to Rwanda if its plan to deport migrants is found to be illegal by the courts, came amid court […]

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Regé-Jean Page on being in the best shape of his life for ‘Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves’

Regé-Jean Page talks to Yahoo Entertainment from San Diego Comic-Con about being in the best shape of his life for ‘Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves’.

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Long NHS waiting lists fuel rise in patients paying for private care

Long NHS waiting lists are pushing patients to ‘forgo’ NHS treatment and pay for healthcare out of their own pockets, experts have said. New figures show that patients paid for 69,045 private treatments themselves between October and December 2021, up 39% from the equivalent period in the pre-pandemic year 2019. Data from the Private Healthcare […]

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Alberta ultra-marathoner sets new record after crossing Canada in less than 68 days

Dave Proctor was overwhelmed with emotion as he joined a cheering crowd of family and supporters at Mile 0 in Victoria, British Columbia, on Thursday, 67 and a half days after undertaking a literal cross-country run from St. John’s, NL The ultra-marathon runner and massage therapist from Okotoks, Alberta. appears to be the new Canadian […]

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U.S. business activity contracts in July for first time in 2 years, survey finds

(Reuters) – Business activity in the United States contracted for the first time in nearly two years in July as a sharp slowdown in the services sector offset continued modest growth in manufacturing, brushing a a grim picture of an economy held back by high inflation, rising interest rates and deteriorating consumer confidence. S&P Global […]

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Ed Sheeran shares music video planned by late music and YouTube entrepreneur Jamal Edwards

Ed Sheeran released a music video planned by his late friend Jamal Edwards, who died aged 31 before the video could be made. The Shape Of You singer collaborates with American rapper Russ on the track Are You Entertained. Sharing a snippet of the video with his 39.6 million Instagram followers, Sheeran, 31, wrote a […]

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This year’s Hall of Fame ceremony will be a living lesson in baseball’s minority history

COOPERSTOWN, NY — Dave Winfield has attended Baseball Hall of Fame ceremonies for the past 20 years since his own induction, but this one, he says, might just be the most historic weekend of them all. This seven-member class of 2022 connects more than 150 years of baseball history, dating back to the roots of […]

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More than 250 social housing units in NB remain empty on average each month, despite the waiting list

Jessica Wright has spent more than a year and a half on New Brunswick’s waiting list for affordable housing, hoping to be placed in accessible housing in Saint John or receive a supplement to help pay her rent. The 31-year-old signed up shortly after suffering two aneurysms on the right side of her brain, affecting […]

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