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Daphne Bramham: ‘I don’t want Nick to be only a statistic.’

Article content continued So, he would never have figured he’d be that guy who lost playing Russian roulette with fentanyl. He never admitted to relapses. Patricia believed he felt ashamed. But he also couldn’t admit it at Fraser Street. “It’s a conundrum for person like Nick. He wanted to be in sober living. Being around […]

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Canadian Economy

One in 4 Alberta CEOs say they don’t know if their business can survive this crisis

CALGARY — One in four chief executives in Alberta are concerned their businesses might not survive the economic collapse triggered by COVID-19, according to a new survey. Alberta is the country’s largest oil and gas producing province and is widely expected to record the sharpest economic contraction and drop in employment this year, following the […]

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Jair Bolsonaro Is Telling People To Go To Work. In The Favelas They Don’t Have A Choice.

The journalists at BuzzFeed News are proud to bring you trustworthy and relevant reporting about the coronavirus. To help keep this news free, become a member and sign up for our newsletter, Outbreak Today. ROCINHA, Brazil — In many ways, Arthur Carvalho still lives in pre-coronavirus times. One of more than 100,000 residents of Rocinha, […]

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Coronavirus: Don’t expect changes to UK lockdown this week – Dominic Raab

Image copyright Getty Images The government does not expect to make changes to coronavirus lockdown restrictions this week, Dominic Raab has said. The foreign secretary said the UK’s plan “is working” but that “we are still not past the peak of this virus”. “Keep this up, we have come too far, lost too many loved […]

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This is why you don’t need to be productive during a pandemic

TORONTO — While it may seem like everyone else is re-organizing their homes, creating at-home workout routines, or perfecting the art of baking sourdough bread during the quarantine, there are many others who are sleeping in, binge-watching shows, or just taking each day as it comes. And that’s OK. That’s according to Toronto-based clinical psychologist […]

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Definitely don’t masturbate with a banana peel

Not for masturbation purposes (Picture: Getty/ We apologise in advance if this ruins your weekend plans, but it’s important advice: please don’t put your penis in a banana skin for sexual gratification or for any other reason. Why must we tell you this? Are people really masturbating with banana peels? Apparently so, yes. So while […]

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Thug forced girlfriend’s head under water while he told her daughter “don’t worry”

A thug told his girlfriend’s daughter “don’t worry, mummy’s just splashing around”, as he forced the woman’s head under water. Delivery driver Perry Jackson has been jailed for almost two years after attacking his partner while she was relaxing in the bath after a violent row that morning. His victim managed to dial 999 before […]

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‘We don’t understand how Usman Khan ended up like this’ | UK news

Outside a small white and green mosque in Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent, at Zuhr prayers on Saturday lunchtime dozens of men and women in padded jackets, heavy coats and kurtas gathered in the car park, unable to squeeze into the single-storey building for the funeral taking place inside. “One of our community elders has passed. It’s a […]

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Xinjiang: Huge leaks are exposing China’s re-education camps. But don’t expect Beijing to back down

Yet the leaks paint a grim picture of heavily fortified re-education centers, designed to turn Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities into good Chinese citizens who also speak Mandarin. And the students can’t leave until they have become just that. There has been nothing yet to indicate the documents are fake — both the New York […]

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Chad Pergram
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Capitol Hill lockdown causes consternation: ‘We still don’t know what the hell it was’

Little was clear Tuesday morning in Washington when authorities locked down access to both the White House and the U.S. Capitol. But it was clear to me what was probably unfolding: an aircraft had likely punctured the bubble of restricted airspace protecting Washington, D.C. I’ve been through dozens of these drills on Capitol Hill since […]

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