Monthly Archives: July 2016

Boats and Jet Skis in the streets: Heavy rains causing flooding in Fort McMurray

Heavy rains in Fort McMurray, Alta., have caused flooded streets and knocked out traffic lights, forcing the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to activate its emergency operations centre for the first time since parts of the city were devastated by a wildfire in May. The municipality is advising people to restrict travel in the town, as the localized flooding…

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Miss Teen USA Winner Karlie Hay Speaks Out After Using Language "I Am Not Proud Of"

Ethan Miller/Getty Images The celebration didn’t last long for Miss Teen USA Karlie Hay. Hours after the beauty pageant contestant accepted her crown, the 18-year-old decided to acknowledge some controversial language she used a couple years back. “Several years ago, I had many personal struggles and found myself in a place that is not representative…

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