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Local news for St. John's, NL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

45 min ago | Nor'Wester

Warrant issued for man charged in animal cruelty case

An arrest warrant has been issued for a Conception Bay South man facing almost two dozen charges, including over a dozen related to animal cruelty against seven pit bulls.

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4 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

Police: Missing man found dead after apparent suicide

PORTLAND, Ore. A 30-year-old man who was reported missing last weekend was found dead after an apparent suicide, Portland police said.

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6 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

Newfoundland's capital had one of hottest months on record in July

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland's capital sweltered through one of the hottest months on the record books in July.

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11 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

Armed robbery in St. John's

According to the RNC, two men, wearing dark-coloured hoodies made off with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes in an armed robbery at Needs Convenience store on LeMarchant Road around 11:18 p.m. Twho men were arrested and charged with break and entry and breach of court orders.

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14 hrs ago | The Labradorian

Blood donors in high demand in St. John's

Julia Maidens donates for the 180th time at Canadian Blood Services in St. John's Wednesday.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

News Times

UConn women to play St. John's at

BOUND: The Huskies will face St. John's in the ninth annual Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden Jan. 4, it was announced Thursday.

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Border Mail

Bronwynne Richardson murder | Selfless person who loved children

A RARE person who hardly seemed to think of herself at all - that was how Bronwynne Richardson was described at her funeral in October 1973.

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Brandon Sun

Newfoundland man at centre of Mr. Big court ruling will likely go free: lawyer

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - One of the lawyers for a Newfoundland man convicted of drowning his twin daughters after a so-called Mr. Big sting says he expects his client will go free.

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CBC News

Malaria suspected in diversion of Dutch-bound flight

A passenger was taken off an international flight in St. John's early Thursday morning with a suspected case of malaria.

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Related Topix: Canada, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 757

The Compass

Charge added to long list against group charged as part of cocaine sting

Six of eight people charged in connection with a cocaine trafficking sting in St. John's last spring had another count of fraud over $5,000 added to their charges Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Canada, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Worcester News

Become a lifesaver or have your own health MOT at drop-in session in St John's, Worcester

THE next drop-in session of the West Side Neighbourhood Watch takes place at the St John's Youth and Community Centre, Swanpool Walk, Worcester, on Friday, August 8 between 10am and 4pm.

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Telegram

Fire on Parade Street roof quickly knocked down

Firefighters are trying to access the source of smoke coming from 7 Parade Street in St. John's - Photo by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram Firefighters are trying to access the source of smoke coming from 7 Parade Street in St. John's - Photo by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram Flames coming from the roof of 7 Parade St. in St. John's were quickly knocked down by ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Inland Empire clergy support immigrant refugees in open letter

A group of clergy is calling on the Inland Empire to welcome immigrant refugees and for political leaders to protect the refugees by allowing access to resources and protection under the law.

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Related Topix: Canada, San Bernardino, CA, San Bernardino County, CA

The Compass

Woman due for bail hearing facing 2 drunk driving charges

A woman who police say was driving drunk when she hit a parked car in Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove Monday evening is scheduled to have a bail hearing today Kelly Samson is led back to jail after a brief appearance in provincial court in St. John's Tuesday on allegations she hit a parked car while driving drunk on Logy Bay Road.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Manitoba premier says August civic holiday will be renamed Terry Fox day

Fox was born in Winnipeg on July 28, 1958, and became famous for his cross-country Marathon of Hope in 1980.

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St. Cloud Times

Student-run credit union branch to open at St. John's

Student-run credit union branch to open at St. John's Student-run credit union branch to open at St. John's Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/business-quarry/2014/07/30/student-run-credit-union-branch-to-open-at-st-johns/13355287/ Collegeville Community Credit Union has received a grant from the Minnesota Credit ... (more)

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Evening News

Norwich catholic cathedral dean leaving after 13 years, to take up post in North Walsham

The dean of Norwich's catholic cathedral is leaving at the end of August to take up a postilion in North Walsham.

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Ham and High

Police arrest designer handbag smash-and-grab suspects in Highgate and Kentish Town raids

Seven people have been arrested in Highgate and Kentish Town after a luxury designer shop in St John's Wood became the latest store to be targeted by smash-and-grab robbers.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Daily Herald

Local foreign language teachers lead European tour

In front of the Roman amphitheater in Arles, France, are St. John's students Ashlyn Troyer, Shannon Bockey, Samantha Wehri, Colleen Schulte, Haleigh DeWyer, Morgan Musser, Samantha Bonifas, Lucy Bonifas, Ethan Benavidez, Erin Williams and Justin Berelsman.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Canada, Travel, Paris, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel,

The Georgia Straight

David Suzuki: Why I'm embarking on the Blue Dot Tour

The late scientist Carl Sagan described a 1990 picture taken from six billion kilometres away by the unmanned Voyager 1 as a " pale blue dot ".

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Canada, Danny Michel

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