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    Maclean’s wins four National Magazine Awards
    Jun06

    Maclean’s wins four National Magazine Awards

    Maclean’s earned three golds, one silver and 15 honourable mentions at Friday’s National Magazine Awards gala. With its four wins, the magazine received the sixth most awards of any Canadian magazine, ranking behind The Walrus—which, with nine awards, placed first—and sister publication L’actualité, which earned eight, among...

    Senate is responsible for its expense rules: Harper says
    Jun06

    Senate is responsible for its expense rules: Harper says

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper is keeping his distance from the latest revelations in the Senate expenses scandal. Harper was asked about the issue on Saturday as he visited Ukraine, but he said little more other than the Senate is an independent body that is dealing with the problem itself. An explosive audit of expenses that will be made public...

    Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine, but not lethal weapons
    Jun06

    Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine, but not lethal weapons

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the country soon will send military instructors to Ukraine to help train government troops. …read more Source: FOX...

    Canada to Send Military Instructors to Ukraine
    Jun06

    Canada to Send Military Instructors to Ukraine

    Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine, but not lethal weapons …read more Source: ABC...

    Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine
    Jun06

    Canada to send military instructors to Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the country soon will send military instructors to Ukraine to help train… …read more Source:...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. Shelling rocks the area so often that dogs…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Obama to Focus on Russia, Islamic State at G-7
    Jun06

    Obama to Focus on Russia, Islamic State at G-7

    U.S. President Barack Obama heads to Germany Saturday for a meeting of the G-7 industrialized democracies that will, for a second year, exclude Russia. Although the summit is formally about trade, the Islamic State threat and Russia’s involvement in Ukraine are set to dominate the two-day gathering. VOA White House correspondent Luis...

    Several Injured, Including Police, at Ukraine Gay Rally
    Jun06

    Several Injured, Including Police, at Ukraine Gay Rally

    Opponents of gay rights in Ukraine’s capital attacked a gay pride march Saturday, leaving some people injured, including policemen. According to reports, assailants used smoke bombs and tear gas against marchers. Five officers and some marchers were hurt and some demonstrators were arrested. The march, organized under the banner...

    Obama Faces New Dynamic With Europe At G7 Summit In Germany
    Jun06

    Obama Faces New Dynamic With Europe At G7 Summit In Germany

    When President Barack Obama attends the Group of Seven summit in Germany on Sunday, he will join fellow leaders who are growing accustomed to a new dynamic in the transatlantic relationship: less direction from Washington, more demands on Europe. In responding to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, the crisis in Libya and efforts to advance...

    Smoke bombs thrown during clash at Ukrainian gay rights march
    Jun06

    Smoke bombs thrown during clash at Ukrainian gay rights march

    Opponents of a gay rights march held Saturday in Ukraine’s capital threw smoke bombs and tear gas, and nine police officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: CTV...