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Reconstruction after floods: Ottawa wants to quickly offer help

The federal government is becoming increasingly open to working with Quebec in its efforts to rebuild and relocate flood-affected communities and says it wants to help as soon as possible. “I would like to explore with our colleagues from the Government of Quebec and the other provinces the possibility of creating a committee to see how we can deploy federal aid as quickly as possible,” said the Minister of Infrastructure, François-Philippe Champagne. This working group would be mandated to look at how to rebuild and target where it is appropriate,…

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Drowning a child in Pierrefonds

A child was in critical condition late afternoon, Monday, after being found lifeless in the water on the Pierrefonds-Roxboro borough side in Montreal. According to the first available information, the child was found in a body of water on the grounds of a residence on St. Croix Street. Shortly before 6 pm, Urgences-santé was able to confirm that a child was on board an ambulance en route to the hospital. He was in cardiopulmonary arrest, a spokesman said. For its part, the Police Department of the City of Montreal said that…

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An Egyptian sarcophagus of more than 2500 years open live on television

The sarcophagus of an Egyptian priest dating back more than 2500 years was opened live on Sunday night to Monday during a broadcast of the American channel Discovery. In the artificial light, the Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass and his men opened three sarcophagi under the eye of the cameras, one of which was brought to the surface of the tomb and the other at the end of a gallery. .   An exquisitely-preserved 2,500-year-old mummy inside an ancient Egyptian sarcophagus was discovered tonight on #EgyptLIVE. #ExpedtionUnknown pic.twitter.com/k6IeuaiFp7 — Discovery (@Discovery) April…

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The mystery of Garfield phones drifting finally solved

For more than thirty years, orange plastic telephones with the image of the Garfield cat have washed up on the beaches of the west of France. The mystery of their origin has just been lifted with the discovery of a container stranded at the bottom of an underwater fault. “We found this incredible fault that is in the 30 meters deep and at the bottom there are the remains of a container,” said Thursday to AFP Claire Simonin, president of the association Ar Viltansoù who works for the cleanliness of the…

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She dies after a battle in primary school

A family in South Carolina tries to figure out how her fifth-grade daughter was killed in a battle at school. Raniya Wright, 10, was transferred to the hospital after being found unconscious in the school’s infirmary following a battle between classmates. The student succumbed to his injuries two days later. Police said no firearms were involved in the incident at Forest Hills Elementary School. Raniya’s parents struggle to understand the death of their little girl, “their angel”. The elementary school recalls a student “who liked to write, spend time with friends…

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Montrealer accused of killing an Ontario Hells

The 38-year-old resident of the Saint-Léonard district appeared Monday afternoon facing a charge of premeditated murder at the Montreal courthouse. He will be taken to Ontario for further legal proceedings. On March 11, Michael Deabaitua-Schulde, a member of the Niagara chapter Hells Angels in good standing, was murdered with several firearm projectiles in front of a Mississauga mall. The 32-year-old biker, dubbed Diaz, had just come out of a gym where he had trained. After finding the Honda Civic abandoned and burned by the suspects, the Peel Regional Police had pinned two…

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A violent storm is heading for Quebec and no one will be spared

If you have to hit the road on Tuesday morning, we have some tips for you. First of all, make sure you have winter tires on your vehicle, but also, plan to leave a little earlier than usual, because everything indicates that it will not be easy on the roads tomorrow morning! The reason? There is a lot of snow and for the south, there is even a mix of snow and rain. It is because of the advent of a low pressure system with a significant pressure drop that some areas of…

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A mayor is paving the street in front of his house

City councilors disavow him in a stormy meeting after he only paid $ 250 A mayor of Montégérie put everyone at odds by paving the street in front of his house while the work had to stop before his residence. Gilles Carpentier, the mayor of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, a small parish of 3000 inhabitants near Saint-Hyacinthe, asked his officials in September to asphalt the street in front of his house. The work that was authorized by the council, however, had to stop about 50 meters before his house. Additional work in front of…

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A man buys an iPad at Walmart, a very bad surprise awaits him in the box.

Sasitharan Nadarajah spent nearly $ 1,000 to buy an iPad that he wanted to give as a gift for his mom’s birthday. He made his purchase at Walmart in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.  When the mother opened her gift in front of all guests on Sunday morning, the woman discovered that the box contained only a piece of clay weighing roughly the same as an iPad.  “When I saw the clay, I wondered if there was something under the object, but there was nothing, not even a charger,” Sasitharan Nadarajah told CTV…

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What a lack of class

This is not the first time a party has pushed an older elected to the door. Philippe Couillard did it before the 2014 election, notably with former Minister of Revenue Lawrence Bergman. Pauline Marois also advised her friend Marie Malavoy to retire to offer the safe county of Taillon to Diane Lamarre. But François Ouimet is only 58 years old. Proudly elected Liberal for 24 years, he has never embarrassed his party or played in the flowerbeds of his colleagues. Liberal organizers circulated the rumor that he may not be in line…

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