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Dildo, N.L., warns against trespassing in excitement over Hollywood-like sign

Dildo, N.L., warns against trespassing in excitement over Hollywood-like sign

DILDO, N.L. — Days after a Hollywood-style sign went up over Dildo, N.L., officials have had to post warnings to deter people from clambering through private yards and scaling a steep hill to take photos with it.

In the news today, Aug. 19

Four stories in the news for Monday, Aug. 19 ——— CHINESE OFFICIALS FIRE BACK AT FREELAND OVER HONG KONG China is telling Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland to butt out. Freeland and her E.U.
Turtles, butterflies and foxes: Captive breeding for endangered species growing

Turtles, butterflies and foxes: Captive breeding for endangered species growing

LANGLEY, B.C. — The turtle in my hand dangles its churning feet as I set it down. It touches its first dirt and immediately, unerringly, points toward shore and races as fast as a turtle can to the water.
Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, sparking backlash from China

Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, sparking backlash from China

OTTAWA — Chinese officials accused Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland of "meddling" in China's internal affairs Sunday after her weekend statement condemning violence in Hong Kong in the wake of escalating tensions between pro-democracy prote

Rosemount diced chicken recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Rosemount brand cooked diced chicken meat is being recalled due to possible Listeria contamination.
Maxime Bernier tells party faithful he will make it into the leaders' debates

Maxime Bernier tells party faithful he will make it into the leaders' debates

OTTAWA — Maxime Bernier argued to a crowd of flag-waving, cheering candidates and supporters that not inviting him to take part in the official election debates means excluding the only political party leader who has anything different to say.
Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, backs right to peaceful assembly

Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, backs right to peaceful assembly

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has condemned violence in Hong Kong amid escalating tension between pro-democracy protesters and police.
Federal and provincial leaders march together in Montreal's Pride parade

Federal and provincial leaders march together in Montreal's Pride parade

MONTREAL — A jubilant, rainbow-hued crowd lined the streets of Montreal on Sunday as federal and provincial political rivals set their differences aside to march together in the city's annual Pride parade.
Canada 'disappointed' terror suspect's British citizenship revoked

Canada 'disappointed' terror suspect's British citizenship revoked

OTTAWA — The United Kingdom is shirking its share of the international community's duty to help keep the world safe from terrorism, the federal government suggested Sunday after the British Home Office revoked the citizenship of a dual citizen impris