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  1. Medical emergency at sea off Cape RaceRead the original story

    4 min ago | Telegram

    ... Rescue Squadron in Gander hoisted the man onto an aircraft and transported him to the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's. The Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre in Halifax tasked a Cormorant helicopter and a Hercules plane to respond to the call ...


  2. Fire leaves mother, son homelessRead the original story

    4 min ago | Telegram

    Temporary accommodations were found Wednesday for a mother and son left homeless following a mid-afternoon fire in St. John's.


  3. Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... position is very clear: the evidence is insufficient to support its use as medicine." But Dr. Ashley Miller of St. John's said the "prohibitionist" tone of the motion contradicts existing evidence and she worried about the cultural sensitivity. "If ...


  4. Easton faith leaders gather in Centre Square for Ferguson, Missouri, prayer vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago |

    ... Square, but those in the group still said their gathering was hardly in vain. The Rev. Susan Ruggles, pastor at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Easton , organized the gathering in order to pray for the people of Ferguson, Missouri, the ...


  5. There are places she remembers, with photographic proofRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Daily World

    ... his early 20s, now a world-renowned visual artist - "and I said, 'Let's go see Paul McCartney.' " "We went up to St. John's Wood where he was living. My friend said, 'I really want to talk to Paul about the influence of Indian music on his work.' ...


  6. Doctors say Canadians should not smoke 'any plant material' - including marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Post

    ... because people often take "deeper, longer" puffs, said incoming president Dr. Chris Simpson. Dr. Ashley Miller of St. John's said the "prohibitionist" tone contradicts existing evidence and she worried about the cultural sensitivity. "If we don't ...


  7. Blanc-Sablon fed up with Quebec government, wants to leave province...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Post

    ... of Belle Isle. Air Labrador provides the only flights to Blanc-Sablon. Fish exported from here goes through St. John's to Europe, or across by ferries through the Maritimes to Boston. To drive to the rest of Quebec, you take the new Labrador ...


  8. Sydney Sooners hitting their stride, ready for nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Sooners have hit their stride just in time for the Canadian senior baseball championship, which begins today in St. John's, N.L. Manager Jim (Rico) McEachern shored up the team's pitching staff, picking up Matt MacDonald, Jeff Reeves, and Cam ...


  9. Gaines, Kresse to receive Lapchick AwardsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... former player Gus Alfieri. It recognizes those who have shown the character traits of Lapchick, who coached at St. John's and with the New York Knicks. The awards will be presented at a luncheon in New York on Nov. 20 with the recipients honored ...


  10. In the latest in our occasional series on great Yorkshire churches,...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | York Press

    In the latest in our occasional series on great Yorkshire churches, STEPHEN LEWIS visits one of the finest parish churches in the North - Beverley Minster.


  11. Alderon Provides Project Financing UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... producers. Alderon is a leading iron ore development company in Canada with offices in Montreal, Vancouver, St. John's and Labrador City. The Kami Project, owned 75% by Alderon and 25% by Hebei Iron & Steel Group Co. Ltd. ("HBIS") through The Kami ...


  12. Homelessness in Canberra and ElvisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The RiotACT

    At the end of last year my girlfriend and I were walking down one of the main drags of Montevideo, Uruguay.


  13. Women's basketball earns first Euro victory with win over Sea SirensRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rumble In The Garden

    The St. John's women's basketball team bounced back after Monday's loss to record the program's first-ever victory on European soil, topping the Adriatic Sea Sirens 83-51 on Wednesday.


  14. St John to recruit 158 additional frontline ambulance staffRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    These new operational positions will be funded by St John, the Accident Compensation Corporation , and the Ministry of Health: a 57 will be funded by St John - a commitment of $4 million a year, from fundraising and commercial activities This latest staffing initiative has been made possible by the support of ACC who have agreed to move from a ... (more)


  15. UConn Adds Arizona and Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The UConn Blog

    ... ason and are in negotiations to reignite rivalries with old Big East foes; Syracuse, Georgetown, Villanova and/or St. John's.


  16. Ellen Kay StiritzRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Obits

    Ellen Kay Stiritz, 74, received eternal peace at 9:20 p.m., Sunday, August 17, 2014 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.


  17. Sally Crimmins and John H. StansfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... H. Stansfield (1921-2013), both late of Paradise, CA and originally from Worcester. The ceremony will be held at St. John's Cemetery, 260 Cambridge St., Worcester, Ascension Section. Fr. George Riddick will preside.


  18. Men's Soccer Tabbed Fourth in Preseason B1G PollRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Penn State Athetlics

    ... s its 2014 campaign next week against Oakland (Aug. 29, 8 p.m.) at Jeffrey Field followed by a home match against St. John's (Aug. 29, 7 p.m.). Admission and parking are free to all PSU soccer regular-season home events.


  19. HomeworkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lumina News

    ... Church, Little Chapel on the Boardwalk, Masonboro Baptist Church, St. Andrews on-the-Sound, St. James Parish, St. John's Episcopal Church, St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church and Windermere Presbyterian Church. Need a refresher on state and local ...


  20. Nelson Wiebe will run a marathon in Vancouver.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    ... small way." Following the Edmonton marathon, Wiebe will run races in four other cities across Canada, including St. John's, Newfoundland, Montreal, Ottawa, and finishing up in Vancouver. Incurable multiple myeloma is the second-biggest Canadian ...