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Florida shooting survivor rallies crowd: 'It's time for victims' to change gun laws

Sunday 19:59 GMT

Teen survivors of the shooting massacre at a Florida high school this week were among the speakers at a rally for firearm-safety legislation that drew a passionate, sign-waving crowd of hundreds of gun control supporters in Fort Lauderdale.

The student said she and her classmates in AP classes at the high school often debated gun control and were discussing it even as the shooting broke out Wednesday.

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Source: Global News

B.C. to fight NEB ruling allowing Trans Mountain to bypass Burnaby bylaws

Sunday 19:59 GMT

In the latest shot fired over the controversial project, the B.C. government says it is appealing a National Energy Board (NEB) ruling from December that allowed the pipeline project to ignore some Burnaby bylaws.

Rachel Notley wants action on Trans Mountain pipeline impasse by next week. The bylaws in question would require Kinder Morgan subsidiary Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC to have preliminary plans and tree-cutting permits for project-related work approved by the city.

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Source: DW

Opinion: The decision is irrelevant; VAR sucks the emotion out of football

Sunday 19:59 GMT

It's why Mainz supporters, ahead of a game against Cologne in which they were incorrectly awarded a penalty by the VAR, demanded: "Reclaim the game! Scrap VAR!". For fans watching on television, it's different.

When referee Markus Schmidt made the gesture that match-going football supporters are beginning to dread, Cologne's joy was cut short as the video assistant referee (VAR) ruled, correctly, that Marcel Risse had been offside.

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Source: New York Times

Taking Playtime Seriously

Sunday 19:59 GMT

“Play is not a specific activity, it’s an approach to learning, an engaged, fun, curious way of discovering your world,” Dr. Tamis-LeMonda said.

Part of encouraging play is pulling back on how much programmed goal-directed learning we expect from very young children, to leave them time for the fun of exploration, curiosity and, well, fun. But another important part may be creating environments that foster children’s play and parents’ participation and attention.

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Source: DW

What's in a kiss 12 *fun* facts about kissing

Today 06:05 GMT

A great deal of swapping goes on in a kiss: 60?milligrams of water, 0.5 milligrams of protein, 0.15?milligrams of gland secretion, 0.4?milligrams of salt and up to 22,000?bacteria.

They've discovered two out of three people tilt their heads to the right when kissing.. 7. Doctors are totally enthusiastic about kissing because it strengthens our immune system and slows down the ageing process.

Source: CTV

#BeccaToldMeTo: Teen who inspired kindness movement dies at 18

Today 08:59 GMT
Source: Washington Post

How two GMU professors teamed up to create high-tech music

Today 17:16 GMT
Source: Global News

Trudeau, Sajjan ask to meet with Indian politician who criticized Canadian government

Today 17:17 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Beats, rhymes and ice: Olympians rely on their tunes, and science backs them up

Today 08:59 GMT
Source: Common Domain

The Pride Flag Waves at the Olympics for Adam Rippon

Today 06:05 GMT
Source: NBC News

Celebrate Lunar New Year with dumplings, noodles, meatballs and more

Today 17:16 GMT
Source: DW

Berlin 24/7: The sound of Berlin

Today 06:05 GMT
Source: Global News

Quebec court to hear appeal of challenge to British royal succession law

Today 17:16 GMT
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Olympics chief Thomas Bach set to visit North Korea

Tuesday 10:51 GMT
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Source: Washington Post

Kelly makes changes to White House security clearance process after abuse allegations against top aide

Saturday 20:56 GMT
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Source: CBS News

Trump budget plan for 2019 defunds Amtrak's long-distance routes

Wednesday 07:01 GMT
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Pence says White House could have handled Porter issue better

Thursday 19:07 GMT
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Source: NBC News

Prospects of new bipartisan DACA agreement remain uncertain

Thursday 20:57 GMT
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Source: CBS News

Director Ryan Coogler's first priority with "Black Panther" was to make a good movie

Thursday 15:27 GMT
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Source: The Week

The Russians are coming

Thursday 10:51 GMT

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