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Toronto elects a new mayor, ends Ford era

October 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Newly elected Mayor John Tory, right, stands with his wife Barbara Hackett as he waves to supporters at a rally after winning the municipal election in Toronto on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young) TORONTO (AP) — Toronto elected a moderate conservative as mayor on Monday, ending the Rob Ford era [&hellip...

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Toronto voters look elsewhere besides Ford

October 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In a Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 file photo, Toronto mayoral candidates Doug Ford, left, and John Tory shake hands during the final mayoral debate for the Toronto mayoral race in Toronto. Voters head to the polls Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 to elect a...

Pro-Western parties seen leading Ukraine vote

October 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman examines a list of candidates during parliament elections in a polling station in Volnovakha, a village on the front line of fighting between Ukrainian government forces and rebels, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. Ukraine headed to the polls...

13 Europe banks flunk test, must find 10B euros

October 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A elderly man passes with his bicycle outside of a shop in a main shopping street in central Nicosia, Cyprus, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. The European Central Bank says 13 of Europe’s 130 biggest banks have flunked an in-depth review of their finances and...

Clashes erupt at Palestinian’s West Bank funeral

October 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Israeli soldiers fire rubber bullets towards Palestinian protesters during clashes with Israeli security forces after the funeral Palestinian-American, Orwah Hammad, 14, who was shot dead last Friday during clashes with Israeli army soldiers, at the entrance...

Brazil’s election: ‘Ghosts’ versus ‘Monsters’

October 25, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An electoral worker assembles a voting station at a school in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Brazilians will go to the polls on Sunday to decide who’ll be the next leader of Latin America’s biggest economy. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres) RIO...

Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

October 25, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1993 file photo, Eric Clapton, left, Ginger Baker, center, and Jack Bruce, members of the 1960s rock and roll group Cream, pose during the induction ceremony for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Los Angeles, Ca. British...

WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000

October 25, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, three people suspected of having contracted the Ebola virus await treatment outside a hospital inthe Bomi County area, near Monrovia, Liberia. More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to...

Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque

October 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People continue to visit and build upon the memorial to Cpl Nathan Cirillo that has been growing outside of The Lieutenant-Colonel John Weir Foote Armoury in Hamilton, Ontario on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Cirillo, a reserve soldier with the Argyll and Sutherland...

Egypt declares emergency in northern Sinai

October 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by Egypt’s state news agency MENA, Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, holds an emergency meeting of the National Defense Council with top officials after an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, in Cairo, Egypt,...