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→  April 22, 2013

<!– –> Tweet NDP Leader Adrian Dix chose Earth Day and Kamloops to announce his party’s plan to dissolve the Pacific Carbon Trust and put carbon offset payments from government operations back into energy-efficiency projects. Schools, hospitals and Crown corporations would still pay millions for emissions from their fossil fuel use, Dix announced on Monday, […]

→  April 22, 2013

<!– –> Tweet NDP leader Adrian Dix chose Earth Day to announce his party’s plan to “dissolve” the Pacific Carbon Trust, and put carbon offset payments from government operations back into energy efficiency projects. Schools, hospitals and Crown corporations would still pay millions for emissions from their fossil fuel use, Dix announced Monday in Kamloops. […]

→  April 22, 2013

<!– –> Tweet NDP leader Adrian Dix chose Earth Day to announce his party’s plan to “dissolve” the Pacific Carbon Trust, and put carbon offset payments from government operations back into energy efficiency projects. Schools, hospitals and Crown corporations would still pay millions for emissions from their fossil fuel use, Dix announced Monday in Kamloops. […]

→  April 22, 2013

The surviving Boston marathon bomb suspect has been charged with conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction – as he and his brother are accused of bragging about the attacks to a car-jacking victim. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his dead brother Tamerlan said to the motorist they abducted while on the run: “Did you hear about […]

→  April 22, 2013

The surviving Boston marathon bomb suspect has been charged with conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction – as he and his brother are accused of bragging about the attacks to a car-jacking victim. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his dead brother Tamerlan said to the motorist they abducted while on the run: “Did you hear about […]

→  April 22, 2013

Canadian police say they have foiled an al Qaeda-backed “terrorist plot” to attack a passenger train on a railway line between New York and Toronto. Two people have been arrested and charged for conspiring to carry out the attack, police revealed at a news conference in Toronto this evening. The suspects – Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, […]

→  April 22, 2013

Canadian police say they have foiled an al Qaeda-backed “terrorist plot” to attack a passenger train on a railway line between New York and Toronto. Two people have been arrested and charged for conspiring to carry out the attack, police revealed at a news conference in Toronto this evening. The suspects – Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, […]

→  April 21, 2013

Thousands of runners at the London Marathon have paid tribute to the victims of the Boston bombings, as big crowds lined the streets of the UK capital under heavy security. The competitors, including Olympic champion Mo Farah, observed 30 seconds of silence at the start of the race, which took place less than a week […]

→  April 21, 2013

Boston Marathon Blasts: Timeline Updated: 11:14am UK, Saturday 20 April 2013 Here is a timeline of events from the Boston Marathon bombings to the death of one of the suspects and another one being taken into custody. Monday, April 15 (Times are local) 2.50pm: An explosion takes place near the finish line of the Boston […]

→  April 20, 2013

By Lesley Wroughton and Timothy Ahmann WASHINGTON | Sat Apr 20, 2013 4:07pm EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leaders of the International Monetary Fund on Saturday said an uneven global economic recovery is emerging, and policymakers must take more steps to foster swifter growth and job creation. “We need to act decisively to nurture a sustainable […]