Two miners trapped in Dominican Republic rescued with help from Quebec

President of the Dominican Republic Luis Abinader (top centre) with a rescued miner and the rescue team following the operation on Aug. 9, 2022. (Source: presidencia.gob.do/Presidency of the Dominican Republic) President of the Dominican Republic Luis Abinader (top centre) with a rescued miner and the rescue team following the operation on Aug. 9, 2022. (Source: presidencia.gob.do/Presidency of the Dominican Republic)

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PM Trudeau to visit regions impacted by Fiona 'soon', NDP request emergency debate

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As Europe heads into winter in the throes of an energy crisis, offices are getting chillier. Statues and historic buildings are going dark. Bakers who can't afford to heat their ovens are talking about giving up, while fruit and vegetable growers face letting greenhouses stand idle.