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# canada - Friday 1 June, 2018

Trump's 'illegal', 'unacceptable' steel and aluminium tariffs will kick in today, and US allies are not happy
# Trade War
# Trade War

Trump's 'illegal', 'unacceptable' steel and aluminium tariffs will kick in today, and US allies are not happy

Jun 1st 2018, 7:12 AM 15,069 Views 33 Comments

Stock prices slumped amid fears of a trade war between the nations.

# canada - Friday 25 May, 2018

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion
# Canada
# Canada

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion

May 25th 2018, 3:30 PM 28,636 Views 7 Comments

Police are looking for two males who were caught on CCTV moments before the blast.

# canada - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

It escaped Labrador: Mayo lifeboat crew in 7-hour callout to secure steel barge from Canada
# Transatlantic Drift
# Transatlantic Drift

It escaped Labrador: Mayo lifeboat crew in 7-hour callout to secure steel barge from Canada

May 15th 2018, 3:28 PM 27,214 Views 25 Comments

The 26 metre barge broke free from its moorings, over 3,080km away, last winter

# canada - Saturday 12 May, 2018

'We're all caught up in our lives with work and Mayo football, but it just makes you think what happened to him'
# David Gavin
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# David Gavin

'We're all caught up in our lives with work and Mayo football, but it just makes you think what happened to him'

May 12th 2018, 7:00 AM 33,830 Views 1 Comment

The memory of David Gavin lives on in Breaffy GAA club in Mayo.

# canada - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada
# David Gavin
# David Gavin

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada

Apr 29th 2018, 1:37 PM 53,304 Views 7 Comments

Today the young man’s football club Breaffy GAA club confirmed the news, with “great relief and a lot of sadness”.

# canada - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Canadian man charged over Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed
# Van Attack
# Van Attack

Canadian man charged over Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

Apr 24th 2018, 3:49 PM 12,704 Views 0 Comments

Alek Minassian has been charged with 10 counts of premeditated murder.

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed
# Canada
# Canada

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

Apr 24th 2018, 11:27 AM 21,562 Views 69 Comments

The suspect’s motives remain unknown.

# canada - Monday 23 April, 2018

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
# Canada
# Canada

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:14 PM 135,958 Views 130 Comments

The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.

# canada - Monday 16 April, 2018

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder
# Canada
# Canada

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder

Apr 16th 2018, 10:49 PM 21,935 Views 0 Comments

Police have identified the remains of seven victims from dismembered body parts found hidden inside some 20 planters belonging to the accused.

# canada - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum
# Playing Fair
# Playing Fair

Canadian NGO sending 'observation team' to monitor Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 24,492 Views 236 Comments

The organisation says it wants to observe whether or not both sides “play fair”.

# canada - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified

Apr 11th 2018, 6:52 PM 16,187 Views 0 Comments

To date, police have found some 20 planters with dismembered body parts of several men.

# canada - Saturday 7 April, 2018

At least 14 killed after bus carrying junior hockey team crashes in Canada
# Humboldt Broncos
# Humboldt Broncos

At least 14 killed after bus carrying junior hockey team crashes in Canada

Apr 7th 2018, 8:20 AM 15,600 Views 5 Comments

The ages of those on the team varied from 16 to 20.

# canada - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada
# Squamish
# Squamish

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada

Apr 4th 2018, 4:05 PM 26,870 Views 4 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance.

# canada - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Canadian goalkeeper Tyson Farago signs for St Patrick's Athletic
# Latest Addition
From The42
# Latest Addition

Canadian goalkeeper Tyson Farago signs for St Patrick's Athletic

Mar 22nd 2018, 4:02 PM 4,460 Views 6 Comments

The 26-year-old will provide competition for Barry Murphy at the Inchicore club.

# canada - Friday 16 March, 2018

Herbal cannabis worth €90k found hidden in blankets sent from Canada
# Pictures
# Pictures

Herbal cannabis worth €90k found hidden in blankets sent from Canada

Mar 16th 2018, 5:55 PM 15,773 Views 45 Comments

An Irish man is being questioned by gardaí in relation to the seizure.

# canada - Monday 5 March, 2018

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case
# Toronto
# Toronto

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case

Mar 5th 2018, 10:12 PM 33,793 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with murdering gay men.

# canada - Monday 19 February, 2018

Watch: Unbelievable scenes as Germany and Canada share gold in thrilling bobsleigh finale
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Watch: Unbelievable scenes as Germany and Canada share gold in thrilling bobsleigh finale

Feb 19th 2018, 4:09 PM 6,810 Views 5 Comments

It is only the second time in Games history that two teams have dead-heated for the winners’ medal.

# canada - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Justin Trudeau apologises for telling woman to say 'peoplekind', not 'mankind'
# Political Correctness
# Political Correctness

Justin Trudeau apologises for telling woman to say 'peoplekind', not 'mankind'

Feb 7th 2018, 8:20 PM 51,230 Views 192 Comments

Trudeau had interrupted a woman who was making a speech at a town hall event to make the ‘correction’.

# canada - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral
# In All Of Us Command
# In All Of Us Command

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral

Feb 1st 2018, 4:33 PM 15,936 Views 111 Comments

The bill now awaits royal assent from the governor general to become law.

# canada - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'
# Bruce Mcarthur
# Bruce Mcarthur

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'

Jan 31st 2018, 10:51 PM 25,326 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with five murders but police fear there may be more.

# canada - Friday 26 January, 2018

Canadian billionaire and wife were victims of 'targeted' murder
# Barry Sherman
# Barry Sherman

Canadian billionaire and wife were victims of 'targeted' murder

Jan 26th 2018, 8:30 PM 29,493 Views 14 Comments

Police did not, however, point to any suspects in the case.

# canada - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Canadian professor accused of spying for China and acquiring 'very sensitive information'
# Montreal
# Montreal

Canadian professor accused of spying for China and acquiring 'very sensitive information'

Jan 25th 2018, 9:49 PM 9,697 Views 0 Comments

Ishiang Shih’s brother was arrested by the FBI last week.

# canada - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska
# Warning
# Warning

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,123 Views 42 Comments

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

# canada - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Canadian woman pleads guilty to killing friend after being incriminated by her own selfie
# Photographic Evidence
# Photographic Evidence

Canadian woman pleads guilty to killing friend after being incriminated by her own selfie

Jan 18th 2018, 11:06 PM 79,023 Views 24 Comments

Cheyenne Antoine strangled friend Brittney Gargol to death just hours after posting a photo of the pair to Facebook.

# canada - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in their home
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in their home

Dec 16th 2017, 9:20 AM 54,367 Views 32 Comments

Police said they were investigating the deaths as suspicious.

# canada - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis
# Vaginal Mesh
# Vaginal Mesh

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Dec 5th 2017, 10:47 AM 124,089 Views 7 Comments

Mother-of-two Chrissy Brajcic had an operation to treat her urinary incontinence four years ago.

# canada - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'
# Supervised Injecting
# Supervised Injecting

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'

Nov 11th 2017, 10:00 PM 39,490 Views 27 Comments

A Dublin drug project worker on her recent visit to Vancouver’s injecting centre: “Almost everyone said to me they’d be dead without the place.”

# canada - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Canadian man dies after inhaling walnut particles from sandblaster at worksite
# Nut Allergy
# Nut Allergy

Canadian man dies after inhaling walnut particles from sandblaster at worksite

Oct 24th 2017, 9:24 AM 22,385 Views 11 Comments

Justin Mathews (33) became unwell this month while checking the air quality at a fire station.

# canada - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Tears from Trudeau and flags at half-mast as Canadian singer Gord Downie dies
# The Tragically Hip
# The Tragically Hip

Tears from Trudeau and flags at half-mast as Canadian singer Gord Downie dies

Oct 19th 2017, 7:35 AM 18,812 Views 24 Comments

“We are less as a country without Gord Downie in it.”

# canada - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people
# Oversight
# Oversight

Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people

Oct 5th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,554 Views 99 Comments

Critics called it a “profoundly obvious omission”.

# canada - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Search stood down for Irishman who got into difficulty in Canadian lake
# David Gavin
# David Gavin

Search stood down for Irishman who got into difficulty in Canadian lake

Oct 3rd 2017, 9:53 PM 22,424 Views 4 Comments

David Gavin moved to Vancouver with his girlfriend Ciara in February of this year.

# canada - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Attack on officer outside Canadian football game and high-speed chase being investigated as terrorism
# Canadian Football League
# Canadian Football League

Attack on officer outside Canadian football game and high-speed chase being investigated as terrorism

Oct 1st 2017, 11:42 AM 12,827 Views 49 Comments

A van hit and injured four pedestrians before it rolled and the suspect was arrested.

# canada - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

DUP not one bit happy with US decision that could cost Northern Ireland thousands of jobs
# Bombardier
# Bombardier

DUP not one bit happy with US decision that could cost Northern Ireland thousands of jobs

Sep 27th 2017, 8:18 AM 20,520 Views 45 Comments

The US is hitting aircraft constructors Bombardier with massive tariffs after rival firm Boeing alleged it sold jets to Delta Airlines at below-cost prices.

# canada - Sunday 27 August, 2017

'Hard labour - it's hard': Canadian pastor freed from North Korean jail despite life sentence
# Subversive Acts
# Subversive Acts

'Hard labour - it's hard': Canadian pastor freed from North Korean jail despite life sentence

Aug 27th 2017, 6:11 PM 17,156 Views 9 Comments

A delegation sent by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau petitioned for the release of Hyeon Soo Lim.

# canada - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Canadian judge in misconduct hearing for wearing 'Make America Great Again' hat in court
# Cap It Off
# Cap It Off

Canadian judge in misconduct hearing for wearing 'Make America Great Again' hat in court

Aug 23rd 2017, 10:30 PM 12,678 Views 0 Comments

He said he wore it as a dig at his colleagues who had supported Hillary Clinton.

# canada - Monday 21 August, 2017

Varadkar's 'global footprint' plan aims to double Irish investment, trade and tourism by 2025
# Ambitious
# Ambitious

Varadkar's 'global footprint' plan aims to double Irish investment, trade and tourism by 2025

Aug 21st 2017, 4:05 PM 12,201 Views 70 Comments

The Taoiseach is on a three-day visit to Canada.

# canada - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Varadkar marches in Montreal Pride Parade alongside Justin Trudeau
# Trudeau Love
# Trudeau Love

Varadkar marches in Montreal Pride Parade alongside Justin Trudeau

Aug 20th 2017, 6:44 PM 55,433 Views 132 Comments

The Taoiseach is on a three-day visit to Canada.

# canada - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Wedding ring that went missing in 2004 turns up wrapped around carrot
# I Carrot Believe It
# I Carrot Believe It

Wedding ring that went missing in 2004 turns up wrapped around carrot

Aug 16th 2017, 10:21 PM 39,772 Views 19 Comments

Canadian woman Mary Grams told the Canadian Broadcasting Commission that she had lost her ring in the family farm in Central Alberta while picking weeds.

# canada - Monday 14 August, 2017

Canadian pastor returns home after being released from labour camp in North Korea
# Freedom
# Freedom

Canadian pastor returns home after being released from labour camp in North Korea

Aug 14th 2017, 7:38 AM 13,413 Views 4 Comments

He was released after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s national security advisor, Daniel Jean visited Pyongyang.

# canada - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

'A gifted, humble, kind, person': Memorial to man who went missing after diving into Canadian lake
# David Gavin
# David Gavin

'A gifted, humble, kind, person': Memorial to man who went missing after diving into Canadian lake

Aug 2nd 2017, 7:32 PM 26,728 Views 6 Comments

David Gavin from Castlebar in Mayo went missing at the end of June.