• Heat warning issued for Ottawa and region
Heat warning issued for Ottawa and region

After a cold and wet spring, temperatures are expected to rise above 31 C on today and tomorrow. Overnight lows will remain around 20 C both days, according to the forecast. Children, pregnant women, people with chronic conditions and the elderly are most at risk from the high temperatures. Never leave pets inside a parked vehicle.

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  • Russian Federation urges dialogue between Qatar, Arab neighbors to end dispute
Russian Federation urges dialogue between Qatar, Arab neighbors to end dispute

But he also soothed North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies by explicitly reaffirming Article 5, the clause that commits members to defend any ally under attack . The blacklisting deepened a five-day standoff that has included a cut-off of all diplomatic ties, travel and trade with Qatar. Iran , long at odds with Saudi Arabia , has called fo...

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  • Does John McCain even know what's going on?
Does John McCain even know what's going on?

According to McCain, he was up late on Wednesday night watching the Arizona Diamondbacks . COMEY: " With respect to - I'm a little confused". After Senators like Marco Rubio tried half-heartedly to appease Trump with looking like they were trying to clear his name with Comey , McCain's felt like a setup for an SNL skit.

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  • Two Top Aides Attached To British PM Quit
Two Top Aides Attached To British PM Quit

Mr Corbyn also barbed that the Prime Minister was taking Britain "back to the seventies", a charge that was levelled at the Labour leader throughout the campaign. "May stares into the abyss", said The Times' Saturday edition while the Daily Mail led with "Tories Turn On Theresa". It said Britain was "effectively leaderless" and the "country a...

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  • Trump denies 'loyalty' pledge, says Comey testimony proved no collusion
Trump denies 'loyalty' pledge, says Comey testimony proved no collusion

Trump said, "Yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruction.That was an excuse by the Democrats, who lost an election they shouldn't have lost". Trump hinted that tapes of his conversations might exist in the days following his dismissal of Comey.

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  • Several Arrests Made at Anti-Islamic Law Rallies Across US
Several Arrests Made at Anti-Islamic Law Rallies Across US

The rally, one of several held in more than two dozen USA cities, was organized by ACT for America , which claims Islamic law is incompatible with Western democracy. A group of bicycle police officers separated them from dozens rallying against Shariah . Wheeler said the rally would exacerbate tensions after two men were stabbed to death in May o...

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  • Andy Murray eyes Wimbledon resurgence after Stan Wawrinka defeat
Andy Murray eyes Wimbledon resurgence after Stan Wawrinka defeat

The 32-year-old Swiss player heads to his fourth Grand Slam final. Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka plays a shot against Britain's Andy Murray during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France.

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  • Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks
Iran makes more arrests in connection with deadly Tehran attacks

Saudi Arabi among other Gulf states have cut ties with Qatar branding it a terror-sponsor after certain sensitive documents were leaked. Iran said its security forces on Saturday killed the mastermind of the attacks , and arrested seven people suspected of helping the militants.

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  • Britain's May reaches 'outline' power deal after election
Britain's May reaches 'outline' power deal after election

Joining forces with the hardline unionist Protestant party also threatens London's neutrality in Northern Ireland, which is key to the delicate balance of power in a province once plagued by violence. But Mr Corbyn said that, without an outright majority, Mrs May's position is vulnerable and he has outline his intention to oppose the Queen's Spee...

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  • Iran supreme leader says attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis
Iran supreme leader says attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

But no proof or specifics were offered. The ISIS media wing, Amaq, claimed "fighters with the Islamic State " carried out the assault. The five gunmen remained in the country until they committed the two coordinated attacks, three of them attacking the parliament, and the other two attacking the shrine.

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  • Mistakes Microsoft Can't Make At E3 This Year
Mistakes Microsoft Can't Make At E3 This Year

We've known for months that E3 2017 will be Project Scorpio's first full debut after a teaser trailer a year ago & various shots of development units scattered about the past few months. "But to show [unfinished, and potentially buggy games] to the consumer who you're asking to shell out $60 this fall, it's a much riskier proposition".

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  • London attack: Police patrols near places of worship
London attack: Police patrols near places of worship

After leaving the small white van, the men used 12-inch knives with bright pink blades, according to Dean Haydon, head of the Metropolitan Police's Counter-Terrorism Command. They stabbed five people who had been enjoying the area's pubs and restaurants. This is the third attack in the United Kingdom in less than three months.

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  • London Bridge attackers had 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'
London Bridge attackers had 'planned to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

The attack began with the van driving back along the pavements of the bridge, running down three pedestrians before crashing outside the Barrowboy and Banker pub opposite London Bridge station, it said. "In terms of our witnesses that we've spoken to so far, out of the 300-odd people, there are about 20 different countries of origin". After bei...

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  • London attack 'ringleader' tried to rent larger truck
London attack 'ringleader' tried to rent larger truck

In a rare glimpse into the weeklong investigation, police have released further details about the attack, including the fact that Khuram Butt originally tried to rent a 7.5-tonne truck. They also discovered equipment for making petrol bombs, plastic bottles and duct tape for constructing fake suicide bomb belts, and an ID card for Redouane.

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  • London Bridge terrorist Khuram Shazad Butt may have attended Newham schools
London Bridge terrorist Khuram Shazad Butt may have attended Newham schools

I didn't see anything like that. Investigators believe three victims were killed on the bridge, including one man who was thrown into the River Thames, before the attackers left the vehicle and stabbed five people to death around London's busy Borough Market , Haydon said.

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  • Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath
Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

Trump demurred when asked whether tapes of his talks with Comey actually exist. The president claimed Comey's testimony on Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee mostly vindicated his previous claims about their interactions.

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  • 'Wonder Woman' Leads Charge at Box Office While 'Mummy' Misfires
'Wonder Woman' Leads Charge at Box Office While 'Mummy' Misfires

The Mummy earned $12 million on Friday and the film is expected to gross around $30 million total for the weekend, which will be the lowest gross for any of Universal's The Mummy films. That would make it the largest foreign opening for any Tom Cruise film to date. The box office numbers will continue to be updated to reflect the most curr...

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  • Theresa May wants a formal coalition deal with the DUP
Theresa May wants a formal coalition deal with the DUP

Katie Perrior, who quit as May's communications chief in April, said Timothy and Hill were "great street fighters but poor political leaders" and exercised too much power over the prime minister. "It's wrong to say we're not in favour of a soft Brexit ", DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds told the BBC, saying he was against a deal that would restore a ...

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  • Two thirds of Tory party members believe Theresa May should resign
Two thirds of Tory party members believe Theresa May should resign

Despite pre-election polling in its favor, the ruling Conservative Party lost seats in Parliament, while the Labour Party gained seats. We've always been told no deal is better than a bad deal for Brexit - is that still the case? A record number of 208 women have won parliamentary seats in the 2017 general election that was held on Thursd...

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  • Most Americans oppose Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate deal
Most Americans oppose Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris climate deal

The resolution notes that the Paris Agreement, reached in 2015, would commit nearly every country in the world to act to limit the global temperature increase to less than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels. Participating cities and states represent 120 million Americans and contribute $6.2 trillion to the US economy, and include OR and ...

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