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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:30:16 GMTJim Austin on his land last week in Cape Breton, Canada. Mr. Austin and his family are giving away parcels of land to people who will come and work at their market for five years.The unexpected response to an ad placed by owners of a store on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, might show how many people are hungry for a sense of community.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:00:14 GMTDonald J. Trump in Colorado Springs on Tuesday. His foreign policy ideas are a vessel for reaching voters on a purely ideological level.Scholars of American politics say Mr. Trump is using international issues as a medium to connect with voters’ gut-level fears and desires.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 01:12:41 GMTGuy Philippe in Pestel, Haiti, his hometown.The storm has done what neither government nor armed forces have managed to accomplish: bring Guy Philippe to his knees as his community starves.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:13:45 GMTEduardo Cunha, the former speaker of Brazil’s lower house of Congress, is charged with corruption, accused of taking as much as $40 million in bribes for himself and allies.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:23:48 GMTThousands of women marched in Buenos Aires on Wednesday.This was the third national protest organized by Ni Una Menos, a movement of women’s rights advocates, since the first was held in June of last year.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 18:51:30 GMTLithome Saint-Mesyeux, wearing a white hat, hiked into the cave where he and his family sought refuge during Hurricane Matthew.“It is our house that God created when we most needed it,” said one of the hundreds of villagers who fled into caves as Hurricane Matthew destroyed their homes.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:21:03 GMTPrime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Obama at the White House in March.A new Canadian social media campaign, “Tell America It’s Great,” aims to give neighbors to the south a pep talk during this contentious election season.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 02:24:34 GMTReza Zarrab has been accused of facilitating millions of dollars in transactions on behalf of Iran.A federal judge refused to dismiss an indictment against Reza Zarrab, a gold trader jailed in New York who prosecutors say facilitated millions in transactions on behalf of Iran.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:36:30 GMTSyrian rebels, one carrying a Turkish flag, on Sunday in Dabiq, a northern village that held symbolic value for the Islamic State.The Turkish-backed rebels said they had forced the militant group from Dabiq, where it had promised to fight a final, apocalyptic battle with the West.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:09:35 GMTKuwait’s ruling emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah, in Thailand this month.The ruling emir set the stage for early elections in a country hit hard by a drop in oil prices.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:47:41 GMTIndigenous Miskitos meeting in Esperanza Río Coco, Nicaragua. Thousands of settlers have moved into the area’s rain forests, home to nearly 180,000 Miskito people.The indigenous Miskito people say they are under attack by settlers who are taking over their ancestral territory, lured by the promise of gold and lucrative timber.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 02:41:39 GMTDonald J. Trump at a rally on Thursday in West Palm Beach, Fla. “This is a struggle for the survival of our nation,” he told supporters.Mr. Trump’s rise has exacerbated tensions and deepened divisions within the 162-year-old Republican Party, raising concerns that it may go the way of the Whigs.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 01:11:23 GMTA legal expert called the budget “openly unconstitutional” after a Supreme Court decision stripped the National Assembly of its power of the purse.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 00:50:33 GMTMr. Prentice, who also served in the cabinet of former Prime Minister Stephen Harper, was a widely respected moderate Conservative in Canada politics.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 01:12:51 GMTAn international arbitration panel ruled that the government did not have to pay compensation to Pac Rim Cayman for denying it a concession to drill for gold.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 21:26:06 GMTShe defined herself by her painting, especially when she painted herself. Revisit the life of Kahlo who died 62 years ago.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:00:03 GMTMiri RegevThe Israeli minister of culture and sports wants nothing less than an overthrow of the nation’s elite.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:13:06 GMTDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton during the final presidential debate on Wednesday.Donald Trump’s epithet, as usual, sticks — but not the way he intended it to.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:32:15 GMTProtests are back with a vengeance since Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment, and the cops are cracking down.