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4 hostages kidnapped from Canadian mining company in Congo are released

A French man and three Congolese men have been released after being kidnapped in March from a Canadian mining company in eastern Congo in March, Congo's government said Sunday.
They were among five workers, including a Tanzanian who had been kidnapped from the Namoya gold mine operated by Canadian company Banro Mining Corp.
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An indigenous Manitoba man says he was forced to spend a frigid night wandering along the side of a highway after a Greyhound bus driver accused him of being intoxicated and left him stranded at a gas station.
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'The Fate Of The Furious' speeds past $1 billion internationally [Video]

The Fate Of The Furious has become only the sixth film in Hollywood history to speed past the $1 billion mark at the international box office.
The eighth installment of the street racing franchise, starring Vin Diesel, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, and Charlize Theron, officially crossed the huge milestone outside of the North American market on Sunday.
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N.S. leaders hitting ridings expected to be competitive in Tuesday's vote

HALIFAX -- Nova Scotia's three major party leaders lobbied for every possible vote Sunday, targeting ridings that are expected to be highly competitive in Tuesday's provincial election.
NDP Leader Gary Burrill visited a community food centre in the riding of Dartmouth-North, where candidate Susan Leblanc is expected to mount a stiff challenge to incumbent Liberal cabinet minister Joanne Bernard.
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North Korea fires apparent ballistic missile: South Korea military

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile that landed in Japan’s maritime economic zone Monday, officials said, the latest in a string of test launches as the North seeks to build nuclear-tipped ICBMs that can reach the U.S.
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Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
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Will Smith's son, Jaden, blasts Toronto hotel staff for 'spiked' breakfast

Jaden Smith has criticised staff at a top Toronto, Canada hotel after alleging his breakfast was “spiked” with cheese.
The Karate Kid actor, the son of Hollywood stars Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, had been residing at the Four Seasons hotel while shooting a new movie in the city, but it appears he has been forced to find a new place to stay after an incident on Saturday.
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The New Westminster School District in British Columbia says it will have extra staff and counsellors at schools to help students cope with news that a student died of an overdose and another is in hospital.
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PM, Scheer talk Parliament, trade in first call after Conservative race [Video]

TORONTO — New Conservative leader Andrew Scheer’s victory speech was peppered with attacks on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
But on Sunday, the two spoke by phone in the aftermath of Scheer’s win, one that now also makes him the official Opposition leader in the House of Commons.
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Trump eyes White House staff overhaul [Video]

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team’s inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
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Stolen ambulance driver turns on sirens, leads police on 5-hour chase

A 29-year-old man is in police custody after allegedly stealing an ambulance from an Ontario hospital and leading officers on a five-hour, 400-kilometre chase before they were able to stop the rogue emergency vehicle with a spike strip near a popular beach town.
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Man steals ambulance, leads police on 5-hour chase

A 29-year-old man is in police custody after allegedly stealing an ambulance from an Ontario hospital and leading officers on a five-hour, 400-kilometre chase before they were able to stop the rogue emergency vehicle with a spike strip near a popular beach town.
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