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At Flag Day ceremony, Mexico’s ‘tri-colour’ flies upside down

MEXICO CITY — A Flag Day ceremony in Mexico has gone awry, with troops flying the country's red, white and green "tri-colour" upside down.

Local media show images of the giant flag fluttering over Mexico City's Campo Marte parade ground Saturday with its iconic eagle inverted.

President Enrique Pena Nieto acknowledged the gaffe, but he added that,...

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Four dead found in home in central Ontario

Police say they're investigating the suspicious deaths of four people in central Ontario.

Ontario Provincial Police say they received a 911 call on Friday evening from someone who discovered the bodies of four adults in a home in Ryerson Township, Ont., about 300 kilometres north of Toronto.

OPP Sgt. Carlo Berardi says the deceased, two men and...

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State of emergency remains in effect amid floods

CHATHAM, Ont. — A state of emergency and flood warnings remain in place in southwestern Ontario, though officials say damage from a local river appears to be less than expected.

Officials in Chatham-Kent, Ont., say the Thames River, swollen by days of heavy rains and melted snow, is reaching its peak in most areas covered by...

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Patrick Brown files notice of libel against CTV

TORONTO — The former leader of Ontario's Progressive Conservatives has filed a notice of libel against CTV News, claiming it engaged in false and malicious reporting when it broadcast sexual misconduct allegations against him.

Patrick Brown abruptly resigned as leader of Ontario's Tories in January, just hours after CTV reported the allegations that he has categorically...

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