News Roundup for Thursday, August 15

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News Roundup for Thursday, August 15

This morning, here’s a look at the stories making the daily headlines around the world. News from across the globe: 1. * Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins announced the province has confirmed 661 new…

Knife-wielding man in Paris says 'God is greatest'

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Knife-wielding man in Paris says ‘God is greatest’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pierre Denis was stabbed outside the “Paris Post” newspaper in 2015 French police have arrested a knife-wielding man who was threatening passers-by in the north of Paris with…

The 7 surprising men behind the New Democrat Party

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The 7 surprising men behind the New Democrat Party

John Tory suffered a rare loss at Toronto council over the city’s controversial efforts to legalize rooming houses, a move that baffled and outraged housing critics. Tory is Toronto’s mayor and the only adult-only…