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Ontario’s Tories allow Patrick Brown to run for party's leadership Party’s decision comes after a number of chaotic weeks in the wake of Brown’s resignation amid allegations of sexual misconduct Globe and Mail 14 hours ago
What students need to do to get more gun-control laws passed: Keep the media's attention To the editor: I believe in people power. When citizens march, write letters and call elected officials, change is possible. If we want to curtail gun violence everywhere, we need to keep the discussion going. (“A spreading movement? How Florida school shooting survivors are inspiring other.. L.A. Times 17 hours ago
HOWARD MCCURDY / CANADA
Howard McCurdy, Canada's second black parliamentarian, dead at 85 Howard McCurdy was the first black member of Parliament for the New Democratic Party and a well-known challenger of racism. McCurdy died Tuesday. He was 85. CBC.ca 17 hours ago
College basketball roundup: Kendall Smith's 21 points help Oklahoma State upset No. 6 Texas Tech Kendall Smith scored 21 points to help Oklahoma State stun Texas Tech.
Lindy Waters added a career-high 18 points, and Jeffrey Carroll had 14 points. The Cowboys (16-12, 6-9 Big 12) got a huge boost to their hopes of gaining an NCAA Tournament bid.
Zhaire Smith scored 18 points,.. L.A. Times 9 hours ago
BIG AIR / SNOWBOARDING
Olympics' new big air snowboarding takes extreme sports to the extreme — and the athletes are scared With big air snowboarding making its Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, the riders vying for gold this week can make what they do look graceful and, at times, utterly natural. Don't be fooled - they are scared. L.A. Times 12 hours ago
David Wise wins halfpipe gold after enduring adversity on and off the slopes There were moments during the last four years when David Wise wasn’t sure if he would survive.
The defending Olympic ski halfpipe gold medalist endured the worst two seasons of his career. He suffered three concussions, plus serious injuries to his shoulder and back. His wife, Alexandra,.. L.A. Times 5 hours ago
VIOLENCE SURVIVORS / SCHOOLS
Trump suggests arming schools in emotional meeting with gun violence survivors and parents President Trump hosted an extraordinarily emotional debate over guns and schools at the White House on Wednesday, listening for more than an hour as student survivors and grieving parents parried ideas to prevent firearms deaths, their gentle disputes hinting at the nation’s.. L.A. Times 11 hours ago
Former NDP MP and civil rights activist Howard McCurdy dead at 85 Former New Democrat MP and civil rights activist Howard McCurdy has died at the age of 85. CP24 1 hour ago