Cape Breton Post : 2020-08-05

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CAPE BRETON A2 • WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2020 CAPEBRETON­POST.COM Our mandate: To provoke thought and action for the betterment of our community. Contact us Phone: Toll Free: 902-564-9670 1-800-567-2141 Mailing Address 255 George Street Sydney, NS B1P 1J7 Post online CapeBreton­Post.com @CapeBreton­Post facebook.com/ TheCapeBre­tonPost Executive Mark Lever President and CEO mark.lever@saltwire.com Management Carl Fleming General Manager & Managing Editor carl.fleming@cbpost.com Editorial Chris Shannon News Editor news@cbpost.com 902-563-3839 Sales sales@cbpost.com 902-563-3873 Customer Care 902-564-9670 1-800-567-2141 News Tips & Feedback news@cbpost.com 902-563-3839 Today in history Aug. 5 1305: William Wallace, who led Scottish resistance to England, is captured by the English near Glasgow and transporte­d to London for trial and execution. Humphrey Gilbert claims Newfoundla­nd for the British crown, the first English colony in North America and the beginning of the British Empire. The Little Orphan Annie comic strip by Harold Gray is 1st published in the New York Daily News. The establishm­ent of a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is announced. Four officers of the Los Angeles Police Department, acquitted on charges of beating Rodney King, are indicted on civil rights charges. Major League Baseball bans New York Yankees infielder Alex Rodriguez for 211 games as a result of the Biogenesis Laboratori­es scandal. 1583: 1924: 1985: 1992: 2013: Index A3-A5 A6 A7 A8 A9 A10 B1 B2-B3 B4 B5 B6 B7 C1 C2 C3-C4 Cape Breton ..... Province .................. Canada .................... World ...................... COVID-19 ................ Weather By Day ... Editorial .................. Business ............ Diversions ............... Sports ...................... Classified/Sports .... Obituaries ............... Hobbies .................. Comics .................... Puzzles/Games . The Local Journalism Initiative is funded by the government of Canada.

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