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Germany’s Chancellor Merkel and Italy’s Prime Minister Renzi address news conference at Galleria dell’Accademia in Florence

Talking points: Rise of the right and a surveillance fight

Our short takes on the news of the week. From European politics, to the future of cat videos.
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Talking points: A historic Grey Cup and cleaning the military up

Our short takes on the news of the week, from a historic Redblacks’ triumph to a disturbing report on sexual assault
Iraqi Prime Minister Al-Abadi Meets With Merkel In Berlin

Talking points: Merkel takes a jump and NAFTA trades with Trump

Our short takes on the news of the week, from Germany to the future of NAFTA under Trump
Local residents Chris and Viv Young look at damage caused by an earthquake along State Highway One near the town of Ward, south of Blenheim on New Zealand’s South Island

Talking Points: Of stealthy cops and syrup-heist flops

Our short takes on the news of the week, from a Colombian peace pact to a Montreal corruption trial
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Talking points: Bieber makes amends, Hong Kong openness ends

Our short takes on the news of the week, from a pleasant pop star to Chinese politics
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Talking Points: On Carney’s next move and the Senate’s best crew

Our short takes on the news of the week, from the Bank of England governor to an embarrassing choice of words
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Talking points: Free trade goes bust and an abuse of trust

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Realtors’ signs are hung outside a newly sold property in a Vancouver neighborhood

Talking points: Better cattle farming and a real estate warning

Check out our Talking Points — short takes on the week’s news. (Sound like the smartest person in the room.)
MLB: ALDS-Texas Rangers at Toronto Blue Jays

Talking points: The Jays get hot, Russian relations are not

Check out our Talking Points — short takes on the week’s news. (Sound like the smartest person in the room.)
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Talking points: On a Brexit date and raised floodgates

Check out our Talking Points — short takes on the week’s news. (Sound like the smartest person in the room.)