Countries reach agreement on world's largest marine reserve in Antarctica

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen continent.
The agreement comes after years of diplomatic wrangling and high-level talks between the U.S.
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Plane carrying Pence slides off runway at NYC's LaGuardia Airport

NEW YORK -- Republican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off the runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday, tearing up two tracks of concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass.
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Dog to be returned to original owner after bitter custody battle: Court

A dog at the centre of a bitter custody fight has been ordered returned to its original owner after a judge rejected an argument it was in the dog's "best interests" to stay where it was.
The short history of the case is documented in a court file the thickness of a large print Stephen King chiller.
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VP nominee Mike Pence's campaign plane skids off runway in New York

A campaign plane carrying U.S. Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence skidded off the runway after landing at New York City's LaGuardia Airport on Thursday.
There were no injuries, the campaign said, and Pence pledged to hit the campaign trail again on Friday.
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Mounties catch border-jumping motorcyclist

Police hunting for a suspected border jumper have apprehended a man in the area of Willowbrook Mall in Langley.
RCMP say shortly after 1 p.m., two men riding separate motorcycles illegally crossed the border at the Aldergrove crossing.
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Nanny force-fed crying baby to death: Cops

A Maryland nanny has been charged with second-degree murder after she was caught on video force-feeding an 8-month-old baby until it choked to death.
The Washington Post reports that Oluremi Oyindasola, 66, was arrested on Tuesday for the horrific crime that killed baby Enita Salubi and all of it was caught on video by an at-home surveillance system.
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After Tori Stafford murder and teen suicides, Woodstock again reeling

WARNING: This story contains disturbing details
To visitors, Woodstock is often touted as a charming Ontario town with historic buildings, a tight-knit population of about 39,000 and an annual summer dairy festival.
For locals, the community is in the midst of troubling times.
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In defence of those weird molasses Halloween candies

Bold. Spicy. Earthy.
It's not the scent of men's cologne or the nose on a robust glass of red wine — but the taste that fills your mouth when you pop a Kerr's Molasses Kiss in your mouth.
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Saskatoon police issue warning, women report sex assaults, possible spiked drinks

Saskatoon police have issued a warning after two women reported being sexually assaulted after their drinks may have been drugged.
Police say the women were at different bars on the weekend.
Officers from the Sex Crimes unit are investigating.
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Quebec anti-corruption unit warns union over using 'UPAC'

MONTREAL -- Call it acronym acrimony.
The province's anti-corruption unit certainly wasn't laughing over a public-sector union's appropriation of the word "UPAC."
The four letters make up the unit's French acronym and are very well known in the province.
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Woman rams squad car while taking topless selfie: Police

First posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016 07:30 PM EDT | Updated: Thursday, October 27, 2016 07:42 PM EDT
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The Calgary haunted house show will go on [Video]

Oliver said that Tuesday afternoon while she and her husband, Jason, were in the backyard working on the elaborate haunted house they've set up around their Chaparral home annually for the past seven years, her sister-in-law brought back a bylaw officer.
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