Canada & World

Loblaws closing 22 stores, launching home delivery ahead of ‘difficult year’

“We are excited about our future. But…we expect 2018 will be a difficult year,” said Galen G. Weston, Loblaw CEO.

Australians vote Yes to endorse gay marriage

Australia’s same-sex marriage postal survey: 61.6% yes, 38.4% no

‘Weinstein Effect’ goes global as powerful men confronted

Emboldened by the women, and men, who have spoken up, the “Weinstein Effect” is rippling across the globe

Global carbon pollution on the rise

Global carbon pollution rises after three straight flat years

Magnitude 6.5 quake hits Costa Rica

A magnitude 6.5 quake hits Costa Rica coast, shakes San Jose capital

Montreal war monument vandalized on Remembrance Day

“It’s an insult to the army, and to soldiers that died for us.”: Residents angry after war monument vandalized

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opens new doors
    Investigators hone in on timeline of deadly ammonia leak in Fernie
      Teck Coal pleads guilty to 2014 fish kill
        Health minister says there's no easy solution to opioid crisis
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        Powerful earthquake on Iran-Iraq border kills over 400

        Authorities in Iran’s western Kermanshah province say the quake killed 407 people in the country and injured 6,700. Kermanshah

        Veterans with PTSD bond over military vehicles

        ‘Misfits all getting together:’ Veterans with PTSD bond over military vehicles

        NDP critic calls for support for softwood workers

        Tariffs have dropped slightly for most lumber firms, but the trade dispute continues with the U.S.

        F-word ruled OK for French broadcasts

        The ruling states the F-word does not have the same “vulgar connotation” in French

        Plant-based milks shouldn’t be main beverage for young kids: experts

        Experts warn that drinking too much of the plant-based beverages can displace hunger and cause children to eat less

        Virginia elects first transgender person to state legislature

        On anniversary of Trump election, Dems get something new to celebrate: victory

        Calgary mayor’s race draws attention

        Calgary mayor’s race most high-profile in Alberta municipal elections

        Canadian horse ‘checks in’ to Kentucky motel

        A video is making the rounds of Canadian horse ‘checking in’ at a pet-friendly Kentucky motel

        Murky timeline the focus of Las Vegas shooting probe

        Authorities are still at a lost as to why Stephen Paddock opened fire on the country music festival

        Employees killed in foiled US prison break

        Two employees were killed in foiled North Carolina prison break

        Canadian family held captive by Taliban-linked group leave Pakistan

        The family, with three young children, had been held captive for years

        California dreams reduced to embers

        The wildfires already rank among the deadliest in California history

        Judge convicts RCMP in Moncton massacre

        RCMP found guilty of failing to provide adequate training, equipment in Moncton shooting rampage

        Greenhills wins best surface team overall

        Elk Valley teams shine at 2017 National Western Region Mine Rescue Competition