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News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 11 hours ago
MADRID - Authorities in Gibraltar on Sunday rejected the United States’ latest request not to release a seized Iranian supertanker, clearing the way for the vessel to set sail after being detained last month for allegedly attempting to breach European Union sanctions on Syria. The ship... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
Sunday’s Games (All Times Eastern) MLB American League Baltimore (Ynoa 1-7) at Boston (Eovaldi 1-0), 1:05 p.m. Cleveland (Clevinger 7-2) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 5-6), 1:05 p.m. Seattle (Kikuchi 4-8) at Toronto (Font 3-2), 1:07 p.m. Detroit (Boyd 6-9) at Tampa Bay (TBD), 1:10 p.m. Minnesota... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
MONTREAL - A number of federal and provincial leaders are expected in Montreal today to march in the city’s annual Pride parade. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier Francois Legault will be in attendance, as will NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
LONDON - Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a trade deal on Oct. 31, according to a report. The Sunday Times newspaper published what it said was what the British government... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
BATLEY, England - An English rugby league club says one of its players has been found dead in his hotel room the day after a game in France. Batley Bulldogs announced the death of Archie Bruce on Sunday. The 20-year-old Bruce made his debut for Batley in a second-tier Championship match against... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
MACON, Ga. - Fans of Duane Allman in Macon, Georgia, say they didn’t expect the late musician’s old guitar to sell for $1.25 million at a recent auction. The Telegraph reports that the gold-topped guitar is the one Allman played in the hit song “Layla.” Until recently, the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
REGINA - A Regina mother has filed a lawsuit alleging negligence after the tip of her baby’s penis was severed during a circumcision. In an interview, the woman says she and her husband are worried about their son’s self-esteem as he grows up. ... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
MONTREAL - More than seven years after Raif Badawi was thrown in prison, lawyers and allies of the Saudi blogger are increasingly lobbying foreign governments in an effort to secure his release as Saudi Arabia prepares to host next year’s G-20 meeting.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 12 hours ago
KABUL - The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated a wedding in a joyous release from Kabul’s strain of war. Then, in a flash, he detonated his explosives-filled vest, killing dozens - and Afghanistan grieved... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 13 hours ago
KABUL - The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated a wedding in a joyous release from Kabul's strain of war. Then, in a flash, he detonated his explosives-filled vest, killing dozens - and Afghanistan grieved again. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
KABUL - The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated a wedding in a joyous release from Kabul’s strain of war. Then, in a flash, he detonated his explosives-filled vest, killing dozens - and Afghanistan grieved... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
HONG KONG - Protesters turned Hong Kong streets into rivers of umbrellas Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in the Chinese territory, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity this summer. Organizers said they hoped the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
MADRID - Authorities in Gibraltar say they are rejecting the United States’ renewed request that the British overseas territory not release an Iranian supertanker. The vessel has been detained for over a month in Gibraltar for allegedly attempting to breach European Union sanctions on... Read more

CTV Saskatoon - 1 day 14 hours ago
Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in Hong Kong, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity this summer.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
LONDON - Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a trade deal on Oct. 31, according to The Sunday Times. The newspaper published what it said were three pages worth of “planning... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
HONG KONG - Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in Hong Kong, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity this summer. Organizers said they hoped the assembly... Read more

CTV Saskatoon - 1 day 15 hours ago
Have you been dock-side or tied up with your family over the last few summer months, or just taking a hiatus from political news? With the fall federal election call just weeks away—here's CTVNews.ca's recap of the biggest political headlines of the summer so far.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
HONG KONG - Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in Hong Kong, where mass pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity this summer. Organizers said they hoped the assembly... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
PARIS - Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher - all are among eight French police officers who have killed themselves recently. That makes 64 so far this year - and the number just keeps on climbing. Deaths by suicide for French police now outnumber deaths in... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
PORTLAND, Ore. - Hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, on Saturday for a long-hyped rally that attracted President Donald Trump’s attention and resulted in at least 13 arrests. Police seized metal poles, bear spray and... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
LONDON - Leaked British government documents have warned of disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a trade deal on Oct. 31. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he is prepared to charge out of the EU regardless of whether he is able... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 16 hours ago
KABUL - The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said. The local Islamic State group’s affiliate claimed responsibility for what was the deadliest attack in... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
KABUL - The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said. It was the deadliest attack in Kabul this year. Another 182 civilians were wounded in the Saturday night... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
VANCOUVER - Just a few weeks ago, coach Marc Dos Santos couldn’t pinpoint what had gone wrong with his Vancouver Whitecaps. Now he’s short on answers when asked why the squad has suddenly changed form again, posting a 1-0 victory over Wayne Rooney’s D.C. United on Saturday... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 21 hours ago
KABUL - The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said. It was the deadliest attack in Kabul this year. Another 182 civilians were wounded in the Saturday night... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 21 hours ago
TORONTO - A single ticket sold in Ontario claimed the $9 million jackpot in Saturday night’s Lotto 649 draw. The draw’s guaranteed $1 million prize went to a ticket holder in Quebec. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Aug, 21 will be approximately $5 million.   The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
KABUL - The death toll from a suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as Kabul reeled from its deadliest attack this year. Another 182 civilians were wounded in the Saturday night explosion,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
Saturday’s Games CFL Hamilton 21 Ottawa 7 Montreal 40 Calgary 34 (OT) — MLB American League N.Y. Yankees 6 Cleveland 5 Seattle 4 Toronto 3 Oakland 8 Houston 4 L.A. Angels 6 Chicago White Sox 5 Tampa Bay 1 Detroit 0 (13 innings) Boston 4 Baltimore 0 Minnesota 12 Texas 7... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
Saturday’s Games CFL Hamilton 21 Ottawa 7 Montreal 40 Calgary 34 (OT) — MLB American League N.Y. Yankees 6 Cleveland 5 Seattle 4 Toronto 3 Oakland 8 Houston 4 L.A. Angels 6 Chicago White Sox 5 Tampa Bay 1 Detroit 0 (13 innings) Boston 4 Baltimore 0 Minnesota 12 Texas 7... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
VANCOUVER - Yordy Reyna scored Saturday night, leading his Vancouver Whitecaps to a 1-0 win over Wayne Rooney’s D.C. United. The win was a long-time coming for the Whitecaps, who hadn’t posted a victory at home since beating FC Dallas 2-1 on May 25 and linger at the bottom of the MLS... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
CALGARY - Quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. didn’t care that the Montreal Alouettes hadn’t won a game in Calgary since 2009. He also didn’t care that his team was down 11 points late in Saturday’s game against the defending Grey Cup champions. In a clutch performance, Adams... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
KABUL - An Afghan official says at least 63 people have been killed when a suicide bomber detonated explosives in a packed wedding hall late Saturday night in Kabul. Feroz Bashari, a government spokesman, says182 civilians have been wounded in the attack that took place in western part of the city... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Sarah Fillier scored twice as Canada’s national women’s development team beat the United States 2-1 on Saturday in exhibition play. Fillier opened the scoring at 7:06 of the first period, then added another only 1:15 later for a two-goal lead. Emma Maltais picked up... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
MONTREAL - Impact defender Rudy Camacho says he and his teammates are “disgusted” by their end-of-game collapse - the worst in franchise history. For the first time in Major League Soccer, Montreal (10-13-4) blew a three-goal lead in the second half as FC Dallas (10-10-7) came all... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Sarah Fillier scored twice as Canada’s national women’s development team beat the United States 2-1 on Saturday in exhibition play. Fillier opened the scoring at 7:06 of the first period, then added another only 1:15 later for a two-goal lead. Emma Maltais picked up... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 days 1 min ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Canada bounced back with a strong performance on Saturday, waiting out an early rain delay to beat Italy 10-0 at the Little League World Series. The game was scoreless when it was halted for over an hour in the top of the second inning because of weather. When play... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 days 11 min ago
CALGARY - Quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. ran for a pair of one-yard touchdowns in overtime to lead the Montreal Alouettes to a thrilling 40-34 win over the Calgary Stampeders at McMahon Stadium on Saturday. In the first overtime, Reggie Begelton scored his fourth touchdown of the game for the... Read more

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