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Ian Brady, notorious British serial killer, dies at 79

The sick pair snatched youngsters off the street before sexually assaulting their victims and burying many of their bodies on Saddleworth Moor. Their youngest victim was 10-year-old Lesley Ann Downey, who was abducted on Boxing Day in 1964.



Worst flooding in decades hits Montreal

Both the Gull and Burnt river systems are at the top of their banks. Montreal, Quebec's largest city, and several other municipalities have declared a state of emergency. Coiteux said he has been impressed by the number of volunteers who have come out to help their neighbours. Over 400 homes have been evacuated in Gatineau.



Trump meets Turnbull, praises Australia's universal healthcare

Trump said to Turnbull, before adding, "I shouldn't say this to our great gentleman, and my friend, from Australia because you have better healthcare than we do". "To Anthony Pratt who just pledged $2 billion, and that's peanuts for Anthony if you know Anthony", he said to laughs. "That's great", Sanders said.


US Set to Start Three-Month Countdown to Nafta Renegotiation

US Set to Start Three-Month Countdown to Nafta Renegotiation

Leading American transnational companies based in Mexico are no longer afraid of the abolition of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and are going to continue to invest in the country's economy. Canadian prices have been higher than USA prices in recent years, but farmers near the border have not been able to make those premiums due to the grading issues.


Trump faces deepest crisis of presidency with Comey memo

Trump faces deepest crisis of presidency with Comey memo

In announcing the firing, the White House circulates a scathing memo, written by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, criticizing Comey's handling of the Clinton probe. Kislyak was with Lavrov at the White House when Trump disclosed the sensitive information. Most Republicans have said the current Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and investigations in the Republican-led Congress into the Russian Federation matter are sufficient.


Chelsea Manning released from prison

Chelsea Manning released from prison

From graphic videos of U.S. military assaults in Iraq and Afghanistan, to candid comments by heads of state, secrets leaked by transgender army private Chelsea Manning caused Washington major embarrassment and upset relations with its allies.