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International

Canada discusses Pakistani woman’s need for asylum

The Globe and Mail reports that Canada “is engaged in ‘discreet and delicate discussions’ to deal with an asylum requests by the family of Asia Bibi…” The Pakistani woman is a Christian who was acquitted after spending eight years on »

Society

Python owner acquitted in deaths of little boys

A jury found Jean-Claude Savoie not guilty of criminal negligence causing the deaths of two boys in August 2013. Upon hearing the verdict, Savoie threw his head back and began to weep. The boys’ mother showed little emotion. Connor Barthe, »