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@nikoh.florin• May 5, 2023open-state

Man suspected of killing 5 neighbours arrested after days-long manhunt in Texas | CBC News

Francisco Oropesa, 38, fled the scene of deadly shooting Friday

Francisco Oropesa, 38, was arrested Tuesday, four days after the shooting late Friday in the town of Cleveland, Texas, about 70 kilometres north of Houston, San Jacinto County Sheriff Greg Capers said during a news briefing Tuesday night. He said Oropesa was found hiding in the closet of a home, under a pile of laundry, after investigators acted on a tip.

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@nikoh.florin• Apr 20, 2023open-state

'This is who I am': the reinvention of Maher Arar | CBC News

10 months and 10 days

al-Qaeda

detained

annotationDetained: When you're taken somewhere for questioning. al-Qaeda: The group that sent the people who caused the tragedy, 911. Advocates: People who protest and speak up for something. CaseSquare: An app that lets you donate to charities and Non-Profit organizations. Exoneration: When you get your name or record cleared from whatever charges or blame you were facing.
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@nikoh.florin• Apr 5, 2023open-state

Space Tourism Took Off In 2021, Here’s How It Happened

July 11

as Branson wanted to reach the edge of space before his competitor, Blue Origin – which he did just 9 days sooner

2021 was the year that space tourism finally launched

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@nikoh.florin• Apr 3, 2023open-state

Space Tourism Took Off In 2021, Here’s How It Happened.

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@nikoh.florin• Mar 20, 2023open-state

Researchers have calculated how much dog poop is left behind in Calgary parks — it's a lot | CBC News

Off-leash areas were considered the most contaminated with feces

In randomly selected places within city parks, Alessandro Massolo and other researchers would put a stake in the ground and use a 10-metre length of rope to plot out sites.

127 grams of dog poop, per hectare, per week,

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@nikoh.florin• Feb 12, 2023open-state

John Tory is resigning as Toronto's mayor. What questions do you have? | CBC News

resigning

annotationWhen someone quits their job.

tarnishing

annotationRuining the reputation or ruining the respect.

The Toronto Star's

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@nikoh.florin• Jan 29, 2023open-state

'Hurricane Hazel' McCallion, longtime mayor of Mississauga, Ont., dead at 101 | CBC News

Hazel McCallion, the pint-sized "Hurricane" who ruled Mississauga, Ont., as mayor for 12 terms and into her 94th year, has died. She was 101.

early Sunday morning.

successor

annotationSuccesor: someone to carry on your legacy from something you used to do.
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@nikoh.florin• May 11, 2022open-state

Ontario Liberals pledge they would bring back Grade 13 on an optional basis | Globalnews.ca

The Ontario Liberals would reintroduce an optional Grade 13 to allow students to catch up on learning lost during the COVID-19 pandemic, leader

Steven Del Duca

annotationLeader of Liberal Provincial Politic Party.

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said she would talk to parents and educators to see if reintroducing Grade 13 is top of mind for them.

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@nikoh.florin• Apr 27, 2022open-state

Chinese oil giant confirms 2021 well was a 'duster' — and it's leaving offshore N.L. | CBC News

A Chinese oil giant has confirmed that a highly touted well drilled in the Flemish Pass in 2021 was unsuccessful and that the company is abandoning its efforts to become a producer in the Newfoundland and Labrador offshore oil industry.

annotationOil: A dangerous substance extracted from the earth.

There were rumblings almost immediately that the well was a "duster" — oil industry slang term for a dry hole.

annotationDuster: A drilling site that has little to no oil.

CNOOC is now confirming the well came up empty, and the company is leaving the province.

annotationCNOOC: A company involved with the drilling.
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@nikoh.florin• Apr 9, 2022open-state

Woman arrested at Blue Jays' home opener, captured on video hitting police officer in head | CBC News

"This behaviour is unacceptable," Const. Edward Parks told CBC News on Saturday, acknowledging videos of the alleged assault being shared on social media.

annotationAcknowledging: Knowing about something if someone was sitting next to you and they said "Hi" you should Acknowledge them saying Hi. Behavior: The way a person acts/around other people whether they're nice or not with behavior.

10:20 p.m.

Friday,

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