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New underwater glider to help scientists track movements of endangered right whales

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July 19, 2021 2:41 pm HALIFAX — A new marine robot part of a fleet of underwater gliders operated by the Ocean Tracking Network and Dalhousie University will help monitor...

Marine mammals ‘in distress,’ province orders Marineland to fix water system

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July 19, 2021 12:21 pm A months-long inspection of Marineland by Ontario's animal welfare watchdog has found that marine mammals at the tourist attraction were in distress due to poor...

‘I have to do my part’: Canadians across the country walking for a cause...

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July 18, 2021 9:01 am By putting one foot in front of the other, sometimes slowly and sometimes with quicker strides, Bilal Malik says he desperately hopes the government will...

‘A’ is for agriculture, ‘Y’ is for Yahoo: Children’s book on the Calgary Stampede

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July 16, 2021 3:06 am CALGARY — "A" is for agriculture, "B" is for broncs, bulls and barrel racing, and "Y" is for Yahoo! A new children's book has been released...

Western Canada heat wave accelerates rate of glacier melt, experts say

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July 14, 2021 2:51 pm VANCOUVER — A sizzling heat wave during the last week of June in Western Canada left little unsinged, including fragile glaciers that are already melting...

Two endangered right whales entangled in fishing gear in Gulf of St. Lawrence

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July 14, 2021 12:36 pm FREDERICTON — A New Brunswick-based whale-rescue team says two North Atlantic right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence are entangled in fishing gear, a...

The evolving etiquette of asking about someone’s COVID-19 vaccine status

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July 11, 2021 9:26 am Nicole Hunt thought she was just making small talk with the next person in line when she asked whether he'd been vaccinated. But she soon found...

Funeral home industry expected to embrace video technology post pandemic

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July 11, 2021 9:01 am When Ernie Morgan's mother died last summer, he was upset that he couldn't have a larger funeral attended by all her friends and family. His hometown...

B.C. Indigenous leaders call for unity, end to violence, vandalism in Victoria area

July 9, 2021 6:21 pm ESQUIMALT, B.C. — Indigenous leaders from across southern Vancouver Island called for an end to recent incidents of violence and vandalism, including the destruction of...

Floats, horses, bands, but no spectators: Parade kicks off return of Calgary Stampede

July 9, 2021 1:36 pm CALGARY — The Calgary Stampede is back and kicked off Friday morning with the usual array of floats, bands, horses and dignitaries.  But the first parade...

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Nicaragua party lists presidential candidate despite arrests

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August 2, 2021 9:41 pm MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A conservative coalition registered a former leader of the 1980s Contra rebels Monday as a presidential...

Report details dramatic hot-air balloon crash in New England

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August 2, 2021 9:31 pm PIERMONT, N.H. (AP) — A preliminary report released Monday details how three passengers were able to radio for help and...

11 hours of questioning for Cuomo in harassment inquiry

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August 2, 2021 9:31 pm NEW YORK (AP) — Investigators conducting an inquiry into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo questioned him...