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    For the record: What the leaders said at the launch of #elxn42
    Aug02

    For the record: What the leaders said at the launch of #elxn42

    (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand) It’s official: The campaign has begun. Canada is headed to the polls on October 19. Here’s what the leaders had to say at the official start of a gruelling 11-month campaign. (Additional leaders’ remarks will be added as we receive them.) Related: Read our in-depth primers on the...

    Transcript of Stephen Harper’s remarks after Parliament dissolved
    Aug02

    Transcript of Stephen Harper’s remarks after Parliament dissolved

    OTTAWA – Good Morning.A a few minutes ago, I met with his excellency, the Governor General, and he has agreed to my request that Parliament be dissolved.In accordance with our commitment to a fixed election date, the next general election will be held as prescribed by law.As it is my intention to begin campaign-related activities, as is...

    Ukraine president honors priest with checkered Holocaust-era record
    Aug02

    Ukraine president honors priest with checkered Holocaust-era record

    (JTA) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko praised the actions of a priest who saved Jews during the Holocaust, but who has not been recognized for it in Israel for his apparent sympathy for Nazi Germany. Poroshenko spoke in favor of Andrey Sheptytsky at the unveiling on Wednesday of a monument in the priest’s honor in Lviv, the news...

    Greece – give it a chance
    Aug02

    Greece – give it a chance

    Singapore 2. August 2015. Greece – give it a chance. By: Joergen Oerstroem Moeller Hardly was the ink dry after the agreement July 17th between Greece and its creditors before columnists, commentators, economists and politicians jumped to far reaching conclusions: Greece would never make it. Leaving the Euro (Grexit) is certain. This is the...

    Everyone around Joe Biden is discussing a presidential run, but the vice president hasn’t made any decision yet
    Aug02

    Everyone around Joe Biden is discussing a presidential run, but the vice president hasn’t made any decision yet

    Vice President Joe Biden’s associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people...

    Russia-backed rebels in Ukraine say radioactive waste cache is safe
    Aug02

    Russia-backed rebels in Ukraine say radioactive waste cache is safe

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine have sought to assuage concerns that a cache of radioactive waste at a local chemical factory could pose a threat. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine say storage of radioactive waste safe
    Aug02

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine say storage of radioactive waste safe

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine have sought to assuage concerns that a cache of radioactive waste at a local chemical factory could pose a threat. …read more Source: FOX...

    Rebels in Eastern Ukraine Say Radioactive Waste Cache Safe
    Aug02

    Rebels in Eastern Ukraine Say Radioactive Waste Cache Safe

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine say storage of radioactive waste safe …read more Source: ABC...

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine say radioactive waste cache safe
    Aug02

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine say radioactive waste cache safe

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine have sought to assuage concerns that a cache of radioactive waste at a local chemical factory could pose a threat. …read more Source: CNS...

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine say radioactive waste cache safe
    Aug02

    Rebels in eastern Ukraine say radioactive waste cache safe

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine have sought to assuage concerns that a cache of radioactive waste at a local chemical… …read more Source:...