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September 12, 2022

James Webb telescope reveals first images of Orion Nebula, the birthplace of stars and planets

The nebula, a familiar object to backyard stargazers, is about 1,350 light years away, making it the nearest major star-forming region to Earth and a natural laboratory for understanding the origins of solar systems, including our own
September 12, 2022

In 1959, Queen Elizabeth took in a night of Vancouver theatre — a night a teenage ballerina would never forget

Anita De Domenico doesn't remember being nervous as she awaited her entrance for a special performance at Vancouver's Theatre Under the Stars. That was despite there being a very special guest in the audience that night in July 1959: Queen Elizabeth II.
September 12, 2022

Toronto police officer among two killed in shootings in Mississauga, Milton

Halton Police said on Twitter just after 4:30 p.m. that the suspect was in custody
September 12, 2022

Party leaders in Quebec say new Habs captain Suzuki needs to learn French

Quebec politicians praise choice of Nick Suzuki as Montreal Canadiens’ new captain, but add that young player now needs to learn to speak French
September 12, 2022

Indigenous Services Minister Patty Hajdu to visit site of mass killing in Saskatchewan

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Indigenous Services Minister Patty Hajdu will express solidarity and support for the James Smith Cree Nation, northeast of Saskatoon
September 12, 2022

Climate adaptation coalition says Canada needs hard targets on disaster resilience

Climate Proof Canada, a coalition on climate adaptation and disaster resilience, says air conditioning should become a human right on par with winter heating
September 12, 2022

Evening Update: King Charles leads procession through Edinburgh behind late Queen’s coffin

Also today, from his hospital bed, a Ukrainian commander details troops’ stealthy recapture of Kharkiv region
September 12, 2022

Emergency alert issued for shooting suspect, stolen vehicle in GTA

Police issue emergency alert for a suspect in a stolen black Jeep Cherokee after two shootings in Mississauga and Milton
September 12, 2022

Man owing $1.3M to nurse he attacked walks out of court saying he could 'snap again'

An Acadieville man who owes the nurse he assaulted $1.3 million walked out of court Monday after warning he was on the verge of hurting others.
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