Typhoon Goni, which battered Okinawa and was over the East China Sea on Monday, was poised to make a landfall on Kyushu on Tuesday morning, prompting the Meteorological Agency to warn of violent winds and high waves. The weather agency also alerted residents in …
Rainfall warning issued' Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for Metro Vancouver and Howe Sound. A strong storm tapping into subtropical moisture is expected to drop 50 to 80 mm beginning overnight through Saturday, with the highest amounts along the North Shore. Localized flooding is possibleHeavy rain forecast Friday for Metro Vancouver brings weather alerts
Canadian Medical Association wants proof kids have been vaccinated
Canadian dollar sinks to 11-year low
The Canadian dollar sank to an 11-year low against the U.S. dollar on Monday, a casualty of the turmoil in stock markets and the continued rout in commodity prices. – Read More
North American stocks jumped out of the gate on Wednesday morning, as investors piled back into shares that have been bruised by global economic concerns - Continue reading →
Know The Warning Signs of Ankylosing Spondylitis. It takes 7 years on average to diagnose ankylosing spondylitis, but knowing the signs can help shorten the wait and prevent irreversible damage to the spine.
Goldie Steinberg, reportedly the world’s oldest Jew, dies at 114. Survivor of 1903 Kishinev pogrom moved to New York in 1923, lived independently until she was 104.
Of the 46 recently weaned northern elephant seals deaths reported by the San Francisco Bay Area’s Marine Mammal Center between April 20 and August 1 of this year, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation was listed as a cause of death in 16 — over 1/3 of the total.
Stephen Hawking's fantastic vision of black holes may solve 40-year paradox - NN)Want to know what happens after you pass through a black hole? Just look around you. You might land in another universe that is similar to our …
|Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece|
|TAIPEI (Reuters) - A T$50 million ($1.54 million) masterpiece by an 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy tripped, fell and punched a hole in the canvass, the exhibit organizer said.|
Many baby seals dying of leukemia-linked disorder along California coast – Blamed for over 1/3 of recent deaths at San Francisco Bay rescue center (CHART)
Vester Flanagan was fired from at least two TV stations for conflicts with co-workers, leaving memories of an 'off-kilter' loner More
Parts of Washington state, Oregon, Idaho and Montana are under air quality alerts as crews battle 50 large wildfires in those drought-stricken states More
Elder justifies detour fees after fatal crash at First Nation reserve near Calgary
Nexen pipeline spill cleanup details not being shared, First Nation says. Band councillor says Calgary-based company should share more water testing dataMore
Tepco bid to restart Kashiwazaki–Kariwa nuclear plant stymied by governor. Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s road back to becoming a nuclear power utility remains uncertain amid staunch local opposition to restarting the facility at Kashiwazaki-Kariwa in Niigata Prefecture. The plant is the world’s biggest nuclear power facility. Niigata Gov. Hirohiko Izumida said after meeting regulators …UN says 4.5m Ethiopians will need aid after rains fail. UN says numbers who will require food aid by end of this year has surged by more than 1.5 million after failed rains
Grim forecast for computer, tablet sales takes a turn for the worse. A glut of inventory, Microsoft's offer for free upgrades to Windows 10 and an overall stagnant market combine for a projected decline in sales
Programmers must constantly learn new languages to remain employable, right? Not if they learned COBOL 50 years ago; the venerable mainframe language still powers much of the financial world and experts in it are in great demand.
“Must be fluent in Java, C++, and Klingon.” Israeli tech firm Zook is running a help-wanted ad written in the alien warrior language familiar only to the most fanatical Star Trek fans.
Apple Mac users can now install Windows 10 as an alternate OS using the updated “Boot Camp” dual-boot utility.
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