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Armed police officers patrol a street in Las Ramblas, Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Spanish authorities say Canada is among the countries with citizens killed or injured in the terrorist attack in Barcelona that killed at least 13, as the manhun
Trudeau confirms one Canadian killed, four others injured in Barcelona
One Canadian was killed and four others were injured Thursday when a van plowed into crowds of tourists on a popular street in Barcelona, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says.
Trudeau offered his condolences Friday to the family members and friends of those injured.


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NewsAlert: Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $417M in civil lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Court: Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $417M in civil lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer.
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2005, file photo, longtime host Jerry Lewis performs during the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon in Beverly Hills, Calif. Lewis, the comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has di
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91.
Lewis died Sunday of natural causes in Las Vegas with his family by his side, publicist Candi Cazau said.


Mona Greenbaum, executive director of the LGBT Family Coalition, is seen in her office Tuesday, August 1, 2017 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
More Canadians living alone, with parents or without children: census
OTTAWA - Couples without kids are outpacing their procreating counterparts, same-sex relationships are blossoming, multiple generations are living under the same roof and more people than ever are living alone, Statistics Canada revealed Wednesday as the 2016 census showcased more seismic changes in the way Canadians are living their lives.
This segment of the census — focused on families, households, marital status and language —often elicits references to old-school sitcoms like "Leave it to Beaver"