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JUSTIN TRUDEAU »
Justin Trudeau, dubbed 'The North Star,' lands Rolling Stone cover 'Is Canada's prime minister the free world's best hope?' Rolling Stone magazine seems to thinks so, with its flattering cover feature about Justin Trudeau. CBC.ca 2 hours ago
SUPREME COURT »
Supreme Court quashes plans for seismic testing in Nunavut The Supreme Court of Canada has quashed plans for seismic testing in Nunavut, delivering a major victory to Inuit who argued they were inadequately consulted before the National Energy Board gave oil companies the green light to conduct disruptive testing. CBC.ca 2 hours ago
CANADA POST »
Canada Post says drivers have been told to stop parking in bike lanes Canada Post says it is now telling its delivery drivers to stop parking in bike lanes in Toronto after a parking enforcement officer called out the company on Twitter. CP24 6 hours ago
ATOMIC BLONDE »
'The Emoji Movie' is expected to beat 'Atomic Blonde' in box office face-off Sony's animated movie about the secret lives of emojis may top Charlize Theron's super-spy action movie "Atomic Blonde." L.A. Times 3 hours ago
BOY SCOUTS »
Trump subjects Boy Scouts to a political rant that demeans the presidency At a campaign-style rally in Ohio on Tuesday night, President Trump insisted that, except for “the late, great Abraham Lincoln,” he could easily act “more presidential” than any president in history. Just the day before, however, Trump demonstrated how utterly, odiously unpresidential he.. L.A. Times 4 hours ago
STEPHEN CURRY »
NBA: Stephen Curry and Warriors finalize $201-million, five-year deal Stephen Curry has delivered his share of success already to a franchise that desperately needed it. Now, he's being paid for all he has done — and certainly will do.
Curry finalized his new contract Tuesday, signing a $201 million, five-year deal with the champion Golden State Warriors.. L.A. Times 18 hours ago
GOLD CUP FINAL »
U.S., Jamaica have something to prove in Gold Cup final The last time Bruce Arena and Theodore Whitmore faced each other across a soccer field, Arena was two games into his second stint as coach of the U.S. national team and Whitmore was three games into his second stretch as Jamaica’s manager.
That was five months ago and a lot has changed.. L.A. Times 13 hours ago
KATIE LEDECKY »
Katie Ledecky wins her third gold at swimming world championships Katie Ledecky breezed to her third gold medal of the world championships, backing off a bit on her most grueling night of the meet.
It was left to Lilly King, Kylie Masse and Adam Peaty to take down the swimming record book — and King to claim another impressive triumph over her Russian.. L.A. Times 16 hours ago