Page Updated: Tuesday, October 04, 2022 12:41 AM ET

National Post - World

Woman who killed mother-to-be to take her unborn baby convicted of capital murder - Parker's attorneys argued that the baby was never alive and moved to dismiss a kidnapping charge, which would have lowered the capital murder charge to murder

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Putin-boosting Russian state media struggle to put positive spin on Ukraine's gains

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Ringo Starr cancels Canadian shows after catching COVID-19

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Russian anti-war TV protester listed as wanted fugitive

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Supreme Court won't take up MyPillow head's defamation case

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Plane crashes through roof of house above bed, narrowly missing sleeping couple -- All three occupants of the small plane that departed from Duluth, Minnesota, were killed

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FBI spent 40 years spying on the late Aretha Franklin: Rolling Stone -- Aretha's son, Kecalf Franklin, is unsure whether the singer knew she was under surveillance but thinks it was a 'waste of time'

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Russians tortured U.S. captives with German heavy metal and Eminem -- Similar tactics to mentally break prisoners with music have been deployed by U.S. soldiers in Guantanamo Bay

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Ukraine has made 'breakthroughs' in southern Kherson region, Russian official says -- Russian military bloggers have described Ukrainian tanks advancing along the bank of the Dnipro river

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China's 'totalitarianism' poses threat to entire world, Taiwan official says -- The 'new era' in China places Taiwan on the front lines of the global battle between authoritarianism and democracy, says deputy minister

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei condemns 'planned' protests as a foreign plot -- Canada announced new sanctions on 25 senior Iranian officials and nine government entities following the violent crackdowns on anti-government protests

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Nobel prize in medicine awarded for research on evolution -- While Neanderthal bones were first discovered in the mid-19th century, only by unlocking their DNA have scientists been able to fully understand the links between species

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Death toll and damages continue to rise in Hurricane Ian's wake -- Dangers remain with downed power lines in standing water and flooding forecast for the coast of Virginia on Monday evening

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Alberta announces combined $187 million in addictions and homelessness funding -- Under the plan, the number of winter shelter spaces will be expanded in communities like Edmonton, Wetaskiwin and Lethbridge, and in rural communities where there is an urgent and unmet need

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Florida and the Carolinas count the cost of Hurricane Ian -- Both the number of casualties and repair costs remain unclear, but the extent of the damage is becoming apparent as Florida entered its third day after Ian first hit

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Emails confirm Trump request to have USS John McCain hidden was not 'fake news' -- The instruction to hide the U.S. navy vessel named after the late senator was made ahead of President Trump's visit to Japan

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Putin blames Baltic sabotage on the West — a deep dive into risks for undersea pipes -- The Kremlin has denied involvement, calling suspicions that it sabotaged the pipelines 'predictable and stupid.' Analysts found that hard to believe

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Iran accuses 'foreign enemies' of stoking protests after death of Mahsa Amini, as nine Europeans arrested -- Tehran has responded to international condemnation of the case by lashing out at its critics, accusing the U.S. of exploiting the unrest to try to destabilize Iran

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Focus turns to a 10-year-old email in battle over Anne Heche estate -- Heche's ex claims the email is legally sufficient to count as a will

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Putin signs treaties to annex Ukrainian lands, accuses West of 'sheer Satanism' -- Ukraine called the signing ceremony a Kremilin 'freak show,' devoid of legal meaning

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King Charles to appear on U.K. coins in December -- 'You see the lines in his face, the years of experience, and that humanity coming across'

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Liberals not budging on terror laws that block aid to Afghans facing food crisis -- Global Affairs Canada informed aid groups they would not be able to pay a driver to deliver food or buy supplies within Afghanistan because that would incur taxes sent to the Taliban

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Russia pulls out of key eastern town of Lyman after Ukrainian troops advance -- With Ukraine vowing to take back all occupied territory and Russia pledging to defend its gains, threatening nuclear-weapon use, the two nations are on an escalatory collision course

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After catastrophic damage in Florida, revived Hurricane Ian heads for Carolinas -- The historic town of Charleston was bracing for 'life-threatening storm surge' and hurricane conditions on Friday

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What everyone wants to know about shark swimming in flooded Florida backyard: is it real? -- 'I didn't know what it was -- it just looked like a fish or something. I zoomed in, and all my friends are like, "It's like a shark, man!" '

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