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Trump tweets about ‘Russia helping me get elected’ then backtracks

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump blasted special counsel Robert Mueller on Thursday, calling him a “never Trumper” who led a biased investigation on Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and failed to investigate his opponents who didn’t want Trump to be president. Trump’s eruption came a day after Mueller pointedly rejected his repeated claims […]

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Donald Trump calls people on Russia investigation team ‘some of the worst human beings on Earth’

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke about the Russia investigation in a rant Thursday morning — one day after the office of the special counsel was officially closed. On Wednesday, special counsel Robert Mueller spoke about his report into Russian ties with the Trump campaign team during the 2016 election, announcing it would be his final statement on the […]

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She secretly recorded her husband’s alleged plot to kill her. A judge threw out the tape. Here’s why

RCMP handling of recording violated Curtis Vey’s and Angela Nicholson’s privacy rights: judge In the summer of 2013, Brigitte Vey’s spying routine against her husband Curtis Vey went like this: Early in the morning, as she left their shared farmhouse near Wakaw, Sask., for her 12-hour work shift, Brigitte hid a recently purchased black iPod on a ledge under the dining […]

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Canadian garbage will soon be on its way from Philippines to Vancouver

Fights over mislabelled Canadian trash have been going on for 6 years Sixty-nine shipping containers of fetid Canadian trash are being loaded onto a container ship in the Philippine port of Subic today. Philippine Foreign Secretary Teddy Locsin posted video and photos to his Twitter account showing the containers being loaded onto MV Bavaria. “going….going….” […]

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CRA signs secret settlement with wealthy KPMG clients involved in offshore tax scheme Social Sharing

Watchdog group accuses the Liberals of covering up the KPMG affair The Canada Revenue Agency has once again made a secret out-of-court settlement with wealthy KPMG clients caught using what the CRA itself had alleged was a “grossly negligent” offshore “sham” set up to avoid detection by tax authorities, CBC’s The Fifth Estate and Radio-Canada’s […]

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Exxon rejects shareholder resolution that would have forced it to have a climate change plan

BP and Royal Dutch Shell have publicly acknowledged that their business has to evolve, but Exxon hasn’t Activist shareholders used Exxon Mobil’s annual meeting to renew their accusations that the company is failing to confront a future that may include stricter regulations to limit climate change caused by burning fossil fuels. A representative of the […]

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Charging Donald Trump with crime wasn’t an option, Robert Mueller says

Russian interference in 2016 was designed to ‘damage a presidential candidate’ Special counsel Robert Mueller said Wednesday charging the president of the United States with a crime in his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election was not an option his office could consider, given existing Justice Department guidelines that a sitting president cannot […]