‘We were completely blown away:’ Google Canada praises Moncton fourth-grader’s Google doodle design – New Brunswick

A Moncton fourth-grader is in the running to have his 3D Google logo take over the Internet for a day. Wesley Babin created a metal sculpture for the Doodle 4 Google contest that represents his vision for the country’s future. After submitting his piece titled “A Mechanical Canada,” the nine-year-old is now one of 12 finalists from across Canada. “I got the idea by just fidgeting …

Republicans push back against Trump plan to cut foreign aid | Reuters

By Yeganeh Torbati | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress on Tuesday assailed his proposed cuts in the diplomatic and foreign aid budget, making it unlikely the cutbacks in global health, peacekeeping and other programs will take effect. Senator Lindsey Graham, the Republican chairman of the Senate subcommittee responsible for diplomacy …