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Astronomers discover 14 galaxies poised to collide and form colossal cluster

by The Canadian Press
An Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) image of 14 galaxies forming a protocluster known as SPT2349-56 is shown in this undated handout photo.

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Families mourn victims of Toronto van attack that killed 10 people People bow their heads in silence at a vigil on Yonge Street in Toronto, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Ten people were killed and 14 were injured in Monday's deadly attack in which a van struck pedestrians in northern Toronto. Apr-25-2018
Letter warns Christians after yoga studio set to open in Manitoba community As the first yoga studio prepares to open in a southwestern Manitoba community a letter is spreading warning of its anti-Christian values. Participants strike a pose during a group yoga session at a park in Beijing, Saturday, June 18, 2016. Apr-25-2018
Humboldt Broncos player paralyzed in deadly crash says survivors bonding Humboldt Broncos hockey player Ryan Straschnitzki, who was paralyzed following a bus crash that killed 16 people, speaks to the media as his father Tom, centre, and as his mother Michelle, look on in Calgary, Alta., Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Apr-25-2018
Impromptu memorial a place for Toronto residents to mourn van tragedy People leave flowers at a memorial on Yonge Street the day after a driver drove a rented van down sidewalks Monday afternoon, striking pedestrians in his path in Toronto, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Apr-24-2018
Group wants Ottawa to protect huge Hudson Bay beluga calving area A beluga whale shows his tail in the St.Lawrence River near Tadoussac Que., Monday, July 24, 2006. Environmentalists want the federal government to step in and protect the world's largest calving area for beluga whales. Apr-24-2018
Inuit upset about Russian rocket splashdown in Arctic waters The Copernicus Sentinel-3B rocket is seen at the top of the launch tower in this undated handout photo. Apr-24-2018
Turning vehicles into deadly weapons is easy and cheap, expert says A van with a damaged front-end is shown on a sidewalk after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into a number of pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-24-2018
'Death Road to Canada' game release on hold due to Toronto van attack An image from the video game "Death Road to Canada" is seen in this undated handout photo. Wednesday's scheduled console release of the video game "Death Road to Canada" has been delayed due to Monday's horrific van attack in Toronto. Apr-24-2018
Arresting officer's actions 'one shining moment' in Toronto van attack Police are seen near a damaged van in Toronto after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into a number of pedestrians on Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-24-2018
Toronto in mourning day after van attack left 10 dead, 15 injured Police secure an area around a covered body in Toronto after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into a number of pedestrians on Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-24-2018
Van attack accused was briefly in Armed Forces, officials say Alek Minassian, a 25-year-old Richmond Hill, Ont., man is shown in this image from his LinkedIn page Apr-24-2018
Nine dead, 16 injured in Toronto van incident Paramedics attend to people after multiple pedestrians were hit by a van in north Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-23-2018
Nuclear threat warning broadcast in Winnipeg neighbourhood a prank: police Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) Constable Jay Murray addresses media regarding reports of a emergency message being played over a loud speaker in the Osborne area in Winnipeg, Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-23-2018
Arrest made after pedestrians hit by van in Toronto Paramedics attend to people after multiple pedestrians were hit by a van in north Toronto in this handout photo from Instagram on Monday, April 23, 2018. Apr-23-2018
'It's limitless:' Paralyzed toddler moves from homemade wheelchair to treadmill Neuro Exercise Specialist and Co-founder of ReYu, Nancy Morrow works with Evelyn Moore on the treadmill at the ReYu Paralysis Recovery Centre in Edmonton Alta, on Wednesday April 4, 2018. Apr-23-2018
Broncos families surprised obituaries are on website selling services Mourners gather at the funeral for Humboldt Broncos assistant coach Mark Cross in Strasbourg, Sask. on April 21, 2018. Apr-23-2018
Victims grant may be missing parents in need due to eligibility rules: report A man walks on Parliament Hill on September 15, 2014. Apr-20-2018
Tim Horton raises more than $800K for Humboldt with yellow and green doughnut A Tim Hortons coffee shop in downtown Toronto, on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Apr-20-2018
Canadian First Nations to fight Alaska drilling on caribou calving grounds In this undated file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, caribou from the Porcupine Caribou Herd migrate onto the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in northeast Alaska. Apr-20-2018
Despite brisk Maritime weather, spectacular desert plant set to boom in Halifax A park visitor takes a photo of an agave americana, a plant native to Mexico and the southwestern United States, at the Public Gardens in Halifax on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Apr-19-2018
Trudeau sidesteps questions on straw ban as U.K. takes aim at plastic products Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in a discussion with LGBTQ rights advocates in the Commonwealth, who are part of the Commonwealth Equality Network, while in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Apr-19-2018
Humboldt Broncos player transferred to Calgary hospital for rehabilitation Ryan Straschnitzki, centre, poses with brothers Connor, left to right, and Jett, father Tom, girlfriend Erica, sister Jaden and mother Michelle as they pose with the Stanley Cup at Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon in this recent handout photo. Apr-19-2018
High cost of dental services prompting some patients to seek alternative options Dentist Dr. John Drummond poses at the McGill University Faculty of Dentistry in Montreal, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Apr-19-2018
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Still investigating: RCMP say too early to know what happened in Broncos crash The wreckage of a fatal crash north of Tisdale, Sask., is seen on Saturday, April, 7, 2018. The RCMP is expected to provide an update today on the status of its investigation into the Humboldt Broncos bus-truck collision earlier this month. Apr-19-2018
Feds ordered savings review for Gordie Howe bridge over cost concerns: documents A photo of hockey great Gordie Howe was unveiled at the announcement that the Detroit River International Crossing will be named the Gordie Howe International Bridge, on the waterfront, in Windsor, Ontario, Thursday, May 14, 2015 Apr-19-2018
Alberta university criticized over plan to bestow David Suzuki honorary degree Scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster David Suzuki is pictured in a Toronto hotel room, on Monday, Nov. 11, 2016. Apr-19-2018
Canadian country stars join Humboldt Broncos tribute concert in Saskatoon Canadian country singer Brett Kissel holds his faulty microphone asking the crowd to sing the "Star-Spangled Banner" before the start of the Anaheim Ducks and the Edmonton Oilers NHL hockey round two playoff hockey game in Edmonton, Sunday, April 30, 2017. Apr-18-2018
Designers lining up to dress Ontario teen headed to royal wedding Faith Dickinson is shown in a handout photo. A 15-year-old Ontario girl who scored an invitation to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding says she's now being approached by designers who want to dress her for the big event. Apr-18-2018
Canadian emissions creep lower in 2016 but Paris targets still dubious Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a Town Hall Meeting with school children in London, Great Britain on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Apr-18-2018
Buffy Sainte-Marie urges patience, empathy on road to reconciliation Buffy Sainte-Marie talks about diversity and inclusion at the Belong Forums, a public lecture series as part of the Year of Belonging, in honour of Dalhousie University’s 200th anniversary, in Halifax on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-18-2018
Pipeline protest greets Trudeau in London ahead of meetings with Queen, May Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives in Stansted, England, on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-18-2018
Long-secret watchdog report warned of 'undue pressure' from CSIS on detainees Newly disclosed documents show a top secret federal report – kept under wraps for over a decade ¬– criticized Canada's spy agency for shortcomings as its members increasingly travelled overseas to interrogate people in foreign prisons in the name of fighting terrorism. Apr-18-2018
Crews hope to free 'prolific' female right whale named Kleenex from rope on jaw A North Atlantic right whale tangled in fishing rope is shown in a handout photo. Marine biologists are hoping they can free one of the few remaining female North Atlantic right whales from a length of thick fishing rope that has become wrapped around its upper jaw. Apr-18-2018
Shortage of EpiPens to treat severe allergic reactions has consumers concerned Pauline Osena is photographed with her two boys Lucien, 6, and Xavier, 2, both who have severe food allergies, on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-18-2018
House committee to deliver recommendations on national pharmacare plan Minister of Health Ginette Petitpas Taylor listens to a question during an announcement on funding for the opioid crisis in Ottawa on Monday, March 26, 2018. Apr-18-2018
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Libraries fight digital divide by loaning internet access via Wi-Fi hotspots A person types on a laptop in Miami in a Dec.12, 2016 photo illustration. Apr-17-2018
Trudeau addresses France's National Assembly, touts progressive common ground Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the French National Assembly, in Paris, France on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-17-2018
Humboldt Broncos will continue to accept donations after GoFundMe closes Flowers lie at centre ice as people gather for a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Sask. on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Apr-17-2018
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Security adviser says he tried to dispel misinformation about India controversy Daniel Jean, National Security and Intelligence Adviser to the Prime Minister, prepares to appear at a Commons national security committee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, April 16, 2018. Apr-16-2018
Former FBI boss Comey to speak at Ottawa conference just before G7 summit In this image released by ABC News, former FBI director James Comey appears at an interview with George Stephanopoulos that will air during a primetime "20/20" special on Sunday, April 15, 2018 on the ABC Television Network. Apr-16-2018
Vaginal hygiene products like sprays, wipes, creams linked to infections: study Kieran O'Doherty, social psychologist at the University of Guelph, is shown in a handout photo. Apr-16-2018
Justin Trudeau discusses Mali peacekeeping mission with Macron, Jean Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Palais de l'Elysee in Paris, France on Monday, April 16, 2018. Apr-16-2018
Syrian Canadians express mixed reactions to U.S.-led airstrikes This image provided by the Department of Defence was presented as part of a briefing slide at the Pentagon briefing on Saturday, April 14, 2018, and shows a photo of a preliminary damage assessment from the Him Shinshar Chemical Weapons Storage Site in Syria that was struck by missiles from the U.S.-led coalition in response to Syria's use of chemical weapons on April 7. Apr-16-2018
Brother remembers Stephen and Justin Wack are shown in an undated photo. Stephen Wack (left), a 21-year old defenceman with the Humboldt Broncos, was killed when the team's bus collided with a semi truck at an intersection on the way to a playoff game. Apr-16-2018
Thousands blacked out by ice and rain storm in southern Ontario and Quebec A man walks along the boardwalk on Toronto's waterfront as the city is hit by a storm on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Apr-16-2018
Documents show feds saw few hurdles to overhaul under-used victims fund Families, Children and Social Development Minister Jean-Yves Duclos rise in the House of Commons in Ottawa on Friday, May 6, 2016. Apr-16-2018
Athletes mobilize, tell Calgary not to bail on a bid for 2026 Winter Games Former Olympic bobsledder Helen Upperton speaks and shows a poster that she made as a child for the 1988 Calgary winter games as athletes hold a press conference and panel discussion to encourage the city of Calgary to continue a Winter Olympic bid for 2026 in Calgary, on Friday, Apr. 13, 2018. Apr-13-2018
Police identify man in photo linked to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur In this artist's sketch, alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur makes an appearance via video in a Toronto courtroom, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Apr-13-2018
World places orders with Saskatchewan florist to help with bus crash grief Humboldt Florist owner Kathy Poppel, centre, along with staff members Ruth Brinkman, left, and Wendy Wegleitner pose for a photo in this recent handout photo. Humboldt Florist staff members have been working non-stop to fill orders from around the world after the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy. Apr-13-2018
In death, Leonard Cohen's voice popping up in hit TV shows, violent video games Leonard Cohen sits for a portrait in Toronto on February 4, 2006. Apr-13-2018
Quebec teen suspended for donning sports jersey in support of Humboldt victims Philippe Volek, 14, poses in this undated handout photo. A Montreal-area 14-year-old says he was kicked out of class class after wearing a jersey to show of support for the victims of the Humboldt Broncos crash. Apr-12-2018
Canadian Blood Services says donations spiked after Humboldt Broncos bus crash Mourners attend a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident, in Humboldt, Sask. on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Apr-12-2018
Survivor of crash on Calgary sliding track says fence wouldn't have stopped him Flowers are placed on a fence near the start area for the bobsled track after an incident on the track that left two teenagers dead and six injured at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary on February 7, 2016. Apr-12-2018
Jersey Day especially poignant for N.L. town with family connection to tragedy John Rennie high school students wear jerseys at their school in Montreal, Thursday, April, 12, 2018, in honour of the victims of the Humboldt bus crash. Apr-12-2018
Peterborough teen scores invite to royal wedding for charity work Faith Dickinson is shown in a handout photo. Dickinson, a fifteen-year-old southern Ontario girl, has scored an invitation to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for her charity work. Apr-12-2018
Humboldt hockey arena full for funeral of Broncos play-by-play announcer Flowers lie at centre ice as people gather for a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Sask. on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Apr-12-2018
Trudeau off to Peru amid unresolved Trans Mountain pipeline crisis Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg (not pictured) take part in a joint press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Apr-12-2018
Tom Cochrane reworks "Big League" lyrics to honour Humboldt Broncos Musician Tom Cochrane poses in Toronto on Friday, February 6, 2015. Cochrane reworked the lyrics of his song "Big League" on Tuesday night for a special performance honouring the Humboldt Broncos. Apr-11-2018
Thousands vow to embrace Jersey Day: 'There's healing in the helping' Jennifer Pinch, front right, who organized Jersey Day, which encourages people to wear a sports jersey, hockey or otherwise on Thursday in support of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team, poses for a photograph with friends Laura Westman, back left to right, Pamela Astles and Melynda Milligan, in Langley, B.C., on Wednesday April 11, 2018. Apr-11-2018
It'll take months to distribute over $8M raised for Humboldt Broncos: GoFundMe says Flowers lie at centre ice as people gather for a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Sask. on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Apr-11-2018
Police identify three more sets of remains in Bruce McArthur investigation Abdulbasir Faizi is shown in a Toronto Police Service handout photo. Apr-11-2018

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