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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.
Every Nova Scotian could soon be organ donors unless they opt out

Every Nova Scotian could soon be organ donors unless they opt out

Proposed bill aims to increase organ and tissue inventory
Prince George's unemployment rate took a slight hit in August

Prince George's unemployment rate took a slight hit in August

B.C., Canada and Prince George all see unemployment rise in August
Fight against mortgage fraud looks to CRA for help

Fight against mortgage fraud looks to CRA for help

CMHC wants to give lenders access to applicants' tax data so they cannot inflate declared income under new qualification rules
These are the two most unhappiest cities in Canada

These are the two most unhappiest cities in Canada