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Laaibah Sajjad: Embracing timeless wisdom in contemporary sustainability

Can you truly buy yourself into a new reality? As Americans, we've been caught red-handed with excessive buying. When wa...

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Inflation accelerates, casting doubt on Bank of Canada rate cut in July

Gains led by services as consumers paid more for cellular services, travel and rent...

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Posthaste: Canada's 'productivity emergency' called the most widespread in history outside the pandemic

Many Canadians feel worse off than they did 10 years ago, says this report from Desjardins...

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California’s self-inflicted fiscal crisis produces a budget full of gimmicks and favors

Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders wrapped themselves in a blanket of self-congratulatory statements Saturday as ...

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Bridgerton is crap but we love it – Rishi Sunak should take notes

It’s got all the hallmarks of a perfectly constructed political response...

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How election conspiracy theories tore apart this remote Northern California county

While elections may be the outrage du jour, officials and longtime residents in Shasta and beyond are concerned the dama...

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Dead body found in backseat of vehicle that crashed near Eyota may have ties to Minneapolis

“A scene indicating violence was located inside of the address,” the Minneapolis Police Department release said....

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'Years of struggle': How B.C.'s climate change is affecting the way we grow our food

The climate is changing. Our food supplies are being affected. What can we do about it?...

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Despite mild fire season forecast, agencies tell Oregon leaders they need to invest in workforce

Oregon is likely to face fewer big wildfires this summer than in previous years, but a lack of rural housing, coupled wi...

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Vancouver staff recommend getting rid of minimum parking rules for all buildings

Vancouver staff are recommending council eliminate minimum parking space requirements across the city...

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Age of rage vs. free speech: We've been here before and here's what happened

As the nation heads into the July 4th holiday, we have rarely been more divided. Ironically, we are still debating the c...

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Horror movie property in B.C. listed for $20 million — if you dare

Lions Bay property that was setting for 1996 horror flick Fear has a price tag as big as its views are beautiful...

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Vancouver park board commissioners band with U.S. counterparts in bid to keep elected board

Commissioners travel to Seattle on own dime to meet with Minnesota counterparts, as Vancouver mayor stays firm in intent...

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Class-action lawsuit launched against B.C. Parks for $6/night reservation fee

Lawsuit filed in B.C. court alleges B.C. Parks fee wasn't mentioned during online booking until it was added to the tota...

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Ryan Busse: Greg Gianforte raised your property taxes and gave himself a tax cut

As Montana faces another historic budget surplus, Greg Gianforte cannot be given another opportunity to make things even...

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Letter to the editor: claiming that people you don't like are equivalent to the worst criminals in history is not a helpful form of political debate

On June 11, Hans Von Spakovsky's op-ed piece asked if the recently concluded trial of former President Trump was a "repe...

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Letter to the editor: Thank you, Sen. Daines

Daines welcomed former U.S. president Donald J. Trump (R) back to Capitol Hill on June 13, in which Trump attended three...

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Seattle campaign to fund social housing submits signatures

The Seattle City Council must now vote to place the measure on the ballot. It could go on the November or February ballo...

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Letter to the editor: Elf Park and Butte's East Ridge need protection

We live in the Northern Rockies because of the natural forested hills and mountains and wildlife, one of the most import...

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Council votes to let TIF projects in central Lincoln Historic District proceed

The City Council on Monday voted to let two projects in the Hawley Historic District proceed: building eight town homes ...

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Letter to the editor: Trump is unfit to hold office — this guilty verdict proves it

Donald Trump was found guilty of all 34 felony counts of falsifying his company's business records to keep information f...

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Bob Balhiser: GOP needs to lead, follow or get out of the way when it comes to climate change

We all know the best way to solve a problem is to prevent it in the first place....

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Letter to the editor: Experience matters now more than ever

I watched the debate between Sen. Tester and Mr. Sheehy. The format limited needless "fireworks", but also adequate time...

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Letter to the editor: It’s up to us!

Even as we’re experiencing the hottest seasons on record, the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) is ru...

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Jury: Seattle police violated graffiti protesters’ rights, must pay $680,000

The jury found for the protesters, who claimed they the arrests were unconstitutional and retaliatory, and based on the ...

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Letter to the editor: Columnist spreading more right wing ideology than truth

Emily Daniels’s recent column (Lee Montana newspapers June 18) is sounding the same tired opposition to sex education ...

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Antonella Christensen: Turning the page from one dream to another

When I was a little girl, I often pondered the quote engraved on one of my bookmarks: “The future belongs to those who...

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Adam Harbour: Is it worth voting for the best candidate?

For some time now I’ve avoided participation in the political follies of D.C....

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Letter to the editor: Governor's mess

Mary Moe’s Montana Voice piece in the June 20, issue was spot on about Gov. Greg....

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Ruling may aid passage of Illinois law requiring police to seize abusers' guns

Illinois lawmakers again failed to pass a measure intended to ensure abusers' guns are confiscated. A new U.S. Supreme C...

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Hero son's horrifying prediction before his own murder as tearful mum given Keir Starmer vow

Labour leader Keir Starmer was joined by actor and campaigner Idris Elba to hear the heartbreaking stories of families w...

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UK's Conservatives dump candidates in gambling probe

The UK's ruling Conservatives have withdrawn support for two candidates after they were implicated in a betting row just...

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Top Biden Fundraisers Report 'Depression' as Their Strategy Goes Up in Smoke

While any close presidential race has unpredictable elements, there are several things that pretty much everyone agrees ...

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Emergency, Sanjay Gandhi and the Maruti saga

PN Haksar, who was principal secretary to prime minister Indira Gandhi till 1973, was dropped from his post for opposing...

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Bhaichung Bhutia Quits Electoral Politics After Sixth Defeat, Says It's 'Simply Not For Me'

Gangtok, Jun 25 (PTI) Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia on Tuesday announced that he was quitting politics, followin...

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New Kiddie Academy of Greenwood to offer child care assistance for employees through Indiana's Senate Bill 2

Indy child care provider leverages legislation for recruitment and retention INDIANAPOLIS, June 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ --...

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Lilongwe City Council ushers in female Mayor Esther Sagawa

LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-Lilongwe City Council (LCC) on Tuesday, June 25, 2024 elected new Mayor Esther Sagawa, the Council...

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Town council approve of parking restrictions on New Park Road

Plans that could see an overhaul of parking rules to crack down on traffic issues in a busy Wiltshire street have been g...

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Unveiling the National Standards for Community Supervision

The American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) will host its 49th Annual Training Institute at JW Marriott in Indi...

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Drug and alcohol treatment times hit target set by government

Drug and alcohol treatment waiting times have met the national target set by the Scottish Government, figures show....

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More than 500 people have been charged with federal crimes under the landmark gun safety law Biden signed 2 years ago

More than 500 people have been charged with federal crimes under the landmark gun safety law Biden signed 2 years ago...

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One robber killed, three arrested in parts of Punjab

A suspected robber was killed and three alleged bandits were arrested in incidents in Punjab....

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More than 500 people have been charged with federal crimes under the gun safety law Biden signed

More than 500 people — some linked to transnational cartels and organized crime rings — have been charged with gun t...

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Keir Starmer, Angela Rayner and Rachel Reeves' baby pics - can you tell who's who?

With days to go before the UK general election, how much do you know about our future frontbenchers? Test your knowledge...

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'Civil war': Macron warns against far right and left

The policies of France's far right and hard left raise the risk of "conflict and civil war", President Emmanuel Macron h...

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Best of cartoons, June 26, 2024

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists....

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The latest illustrations from artist Simon Letch

Gallery of illustrations by the Sydney Morning Herald artist....

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Former Georgia officials say they're teaming up to defend the legitimacy of elections

Four prominent former officials in Georgia are joining a group that says it will try to counteract efforts to make peopl...

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FCT Minister Urges Precautionary Measures Against Cholera Outbreak

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister of State, Dr. Mariya Mahmoud, has called on the FCT Primary Health Care Boa...

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'From Russia with love'

"La guerra ya no es lo que era". Leo esta frase en una información sobre la nueva imputación del juez Joaquín Agui...

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Tinubu To inaugurate Chuba Okadigbo International Airport

....Nwifuru speeds up completion of runway, control tower President Bola Tinubu may soon inaugurate the rehabilitated Ch...

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To Build a Democratic Russia, We Must Stop Kidding Ourselves About Yeltsin

Some people see the end of the 20th century as a moment when democracy was within Russia’s grasp. In reality, it set t...

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Oyo To Improve Access To Potable Water In Rural Areas

The Oyo State government has inaugurated a 7-man Committee to oversee adequate and even accessibility to portable water ...

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Archive on LGBTQ+ activist Michael Barron now available at National Library of Ireland

The National Library of Ireland has acquired and made available The Michael Barron Papers, detailing the work and activi...