April 20th, 2018

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The Latest: Stormy Daniels’ ex-lawyer co-operating in inquiry

LOS ANGELES – The Latest on a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels who says she had an affair with President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:40 p.m. An attorney who previously represented porn actress Stormy Daniels has been contacted by federal investigators looking into the personal business dealings of President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael ... Read More »

Three adults dead in Alberta highway crash, five-year-old child survives

BEISEKER, Alta. – Three people have been killed in a traffic crash northeast of Calgary. RCMP say a man, a woman and a child were in one vehicle that collided with another driven by a woman on Highway 9 near Beiseker. All three adults died in the Friday morning crash but a five-year-old child survived. ... Read More »

Strike at Canadian Pacific Railway postponed for now, two unions say

CALGARY – A rail strike has been temporarily averted after the federal labour minister ordered employees of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. to vote on the company’s final offers, just hours before they were set to walk off the job. Statements from both CP Rail and two unions representing workers say the minister’s order to administer ... Read More »

Natalie Portman addresses snub of ‘Jewish Nobel,’ backlash

JERUSALEM – Actress Natalie Portman has snubbed a prestigious prize known as the “Jewish Nobel,” saying she did not want her attendance to be seen as an endorsement of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Portman was to have received the award in Israel in June and said in a statement issued early Saturday that her ... Read More »

Edmonton man attacked trying to stop thief at shopping mall dies of his injuries

EDMONTON – A store employee at an Edmonton shopping mall who was attacked while trying to stop a thief has died. A Facebook page called “Pray for Iain Armstrong” was set up to provide updates on the mans condition while he was in hospital. On Friday, a post announced the 61-year-old had died from his ... Read More »

Former NHLer Foligno to coach Canada’s Para hockey development team

CALGARY – Former NHL player Mike Foligno will coach Canada’s Para hockey development team for the remainder of the 2017-18 season, Hockey Canada announced Friday. Foligno spent 15 seasons in the NHL with stops in Buffalo, Detroit, Florida and Toronto. The Sudbury, Ont., native first joined Hockey Canada in September 2017 as the national team ... Read More »

Florida’s Barkov, Vegas’ Karlsson, Buffalo’s O’Reilly finalists for Lady Byng

NEW YORK – Florida’s Aleksander Barkov, William Karlsson of the Golden Knights and Buffalo’s Ryan O’Reilly were named the three finalists Friday for the NHL’s Lady Byng Memorial Trophy. The trophy, which will be handed out June 20 during the NHL Awards, is given the player that exhibits the most “sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined ... Read More »

The Latest: Actress to get bail hearing in sex slave case

NEW YORK – The Latest on the actress charged with helping to recruit women into a cult-like organization. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. An actress best known for playing a young Superman’s friend has pleaded not guilty to charges she helped recruit women into a cult-like organization. Allison Mack was charged Friday sex trafficking after ... Read More »

North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, missile testing

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of – North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency said the country is making the move to shift its national focus and improve its economy. The North also vowed to actively engage ... Read More »

Boston Globe places columnist Kevin Cullen on paid leave

BOSTON – The Boston Globe has placed columnist Kevin Cullen on paid leave as an examination of his work is conducted. The newspaper said Friday it’s asking a third party to conduct the probe but didn’t detail what prompted it. The Globe was awarded a 2014 Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the Boston Marathon ... Read More »