Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats

DURHAM, N.C. -- Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping Democrats seize the Senate and chip away at the Republican-controlled House.
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Michael Buble brings hip-hop into the mix on 'Nobody But Me'

TORONTO -- Michael Buble is venturing into musical territory that is both familiar and entirely new with his latest album "Nobody But Me."
The award-winning Canadian crooner hasn't strayed from the upbeat pop tunes and swinging jazz standards that have become his signatures.
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Fear and questions hang over doomed Calais migrant camp

CALAIS, France -- Migrants prayed, plotted and played soccer together Sunday, a day before France starts clearing them by the thousands from a makeshift refugee camp that is doomed for destruction.
But the scene that would pass for normal on another day at the slum-like camp in the northern port town of Calais nicknamed the "jungle" was anything but routine.
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Cubs give us hope

If the Chicago Cubs can make it to the World Series, anything is possible. No curse is unbreakable, no jinx set in stone.
This is hopeful news for the Leafs and the Ontario Tories. But, first, back to baseball.
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Tour bus, semi crash in California [Photos] [Video]

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — A tour bus slammed into the back of a semi-truck on a Southern California highway early Sunday, killing 13 people and injuring at least 31 others, some critically, authorities said.
The passenger bus was going much faster than the truck, but it’s not yet clear if it was speeding on Interstate 10 just north of the desert resort town of Palm Springs, California Highway Patrol Border Division Chief Jim Abele told reporters.
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Scarlett Johansson turns popcorn girl in Paris

Hollywood superstar Scarlett Johansson swapped the red carpet for a turn behind the counter at her new popcorn shop in Paris on Saturday.
The "Lost in Translation" actress -- decked out in a classic French blue and white striped top -- dished out the crunchy treat to punters at the launch of the Yummy Pop store she and husband Romain Dauriac have opened in the city's trendy Marais district.
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Orphan Black, CBC's Schitt's Creek among Directors Guild of Canada winners

The film Hyena Road and the miniseries Sons of Liberty were among the big winners at the Directors Guild of Canada Awards Saturday.
Hyena Road won a directing honour for Paul Gross and best sound editing.
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Justin Timberlake to front enhanced bottled water brand Bai

If you haven't heard of the beverage brand Bai before, you're likely to hear more about it in the near future now that the company has tapped Justin Timberlake as its chief “flavour” officer, investor and spokesperson.
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Stolen baby Jesus head returned after statue replacement went viral

SUDBURY, Ont. -- The missing head of a statue of baby Jesus has been returned, and the bright orange clay head that replaced it has been removed.
Gerard Lajeunesse, the priest at the Ste.
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Man found dead, bound to bench, with ham on his butt, genitals put in tuna can

Police are trying to determine if a British man, who was found dead, with his body bound, partially naked and covered in deli meat near an airport in Spain, was the victim of a sexual attack and murder or whether his body was desecrated after he had drank himself to death, media reports.
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83 Nigerian soldiers missing after Boko Haram attack

Senior military officers say 83 soldiers are missing after Boko Haram Islamic extremists attacked a remote base in northeastern Nigeria.
Officers said the soldiers were unable to fight back because they were poorly equipped. They spoke on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to give information to reporters.
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Pentagon chief in Irbil for closer assessment of Mosul fight

IRBIL, Iraq -- U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter visited Irbil on Sunday for a closer assessment of the fight against the Islamic State group in northern Iraq and to hear from Kurdish leaders whose forces launched a new offensive in the operation to wrest Mosul from the militants.
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