Canada

» Auto updated continuously

 2017-09-19 02:18 

National Post

Suter, Braun help Brewers beat Bucs to gain in playoff race... +

PITTSBURGH - Brent Suter pitched five efficient innings, Ryan Braun homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Monday night to gain ground in the NL playoff chase. Milwaukee pulled within 3 1/2 games of the Cubs in the NL C...

 2017-09-19 02:17 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Georgia Tech urges students to stay indoors after protest over fatal police shooting turns violent... +

Georgia Tech officials are urging students to stay indoors because of violent protests on campus a day after the police shooting of a student who authorities say was advancing on officers with a knife. ...

 2017-09-19 02:14 

National Post

Packers hit hard by injuries in loss to Falcons... +

GREEN BAY, Wis. - A slew of injuries to key players could leave the Green Bay Packers scrambling this week. And perhaps the week after that, too. Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday the team’s medical staff was still “trying to get t...

 2017-09-19 02:09 

Globe and Mail

Urban farm plants seeds of pride in Vancouvers Downtown Eastside... +

The urban farm, one of the largest in North America, has helped deal with the chronic problems in the community...

 2017-09-19 02:06 

CTV News

Canada has a 'big blind spot' on medical device safety: study... +

A new study has found more than 7,200 medical devices were recalled in Canada between 2005 and 2014, ranging from hospital beds to major joint implants to hernia mesh....

 2017-09-19 02:04 

National Post

Altherrs grand slam lifts Phillies past Dodgers 4-3... +

PHILADELPHIA - Aaron Altherr hit a grand slam, the first ever given up by Clayton Kershaw, to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the Los Angeles Dodgers and their ace, 4-3 on Monday night. Chris Taylor and Justin Turner led off the game with consec...

 2017-09-19 02:03 

National Post

Bucks re-sign 40-year-old G Jason Terry... +

MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks have re-signed Jason Terry after the veteran guard shot 42.7 per cent from 3-point range last season. The Bucks announced the contract Monday night. There was no word on the length or value of the deal. The 40-year-ol...

 2017-09-19 02:03 

National Post

Sentencing begins in Regina for youth in death of 16-year-old girl... +

REGINA - A teenaged male who has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder says he was in the room when Skylar Prockner repeatedly stabbed 16-year-old Hannah Leflar for breaking up with him. But the youth - who was 16 at the time and is 19 now &#...

 2017-09-19 02:02 

Global News

Hurricane Maria: Feds urge Canadians to register, make travel arrangements ahead of storm... +

The Canadian government has issued a warning for those travelling to the Caribbean as Hurricane Maria approaches the islands....

 2017-09-19 02:00 

Montreal Gazette

In case you missed it, here's what happened in Montreal on Sept. 18... +

A look at the days events in and around Montreal:...

 2017-09-19 01:57 

National Post

Schaller short-handed goal caps Bruins comeback in 3-2 win over Canadiens... +

QUEBEC - Tim Schaller’s short-handed goal in the second period lifted the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Montreal Canadiens in NHL pre-season action on Monday night. The Canadiens took a two-goal lead through Brendan Gallaghe...

 2017-09-19 01:56 

Globe and Mail

Asian shares wobble as investors await Fed meeting for rate clues... +

MSCIs broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan turned slightly higher after dipping into negative territory...

 2017-09-19 01:53 

National Post

Calgary woman who faked cancer, lied about losing everything in Fort McMurray fire spared jail... +

A new version of the story emerged Monday, about a mother reeling from the death of her four-year-old daughter, grasping for any show of support and attention...

 2017-09-19 01:53 

Globe and Mail

Liberals MPs reactions to small-business tax plan show partys pitch is falling flat... +

Mr. Trudeau and Mr. Morneau insisted that the Liberals are the ones acting for the ordinary joe. But behind them, Liberal MPs stayed quiet and looked sullen...

 2017-09-19 01:50 

National Post

3rd Texas man admits hate-crime assaults on a gay men... +

PLANO, Texas - A third Texas man has pleaded guilty to hate-crime assaults on men because the victims were gay. Chancler Encalade pleaded guilty Monday in Plano to assaulting men because they were gay. Previously, Nigel Garrett and Cameron Ajiduah (...

 2017-09-19 01:48 

Global News

Co-murderer describes Leflar killing during sentencing hearing for youth... +

Skylar Prockner, who pleaded guilty to the first-degree murder of Hannah Leflar, told an emotional courtroom his version of events during the fatal stabbing....

 2017-09-19 01:47 

Global News

Hefty fines for Germans who appeared completely indifferent to senior in medical distress... +

In Germany, people are required to help their fellow citizens in case of an accident, general danger or emergency....

 2017-09-19 01:43 

Global News

Man dancing, dressed as police officer reportedly cause of car crash in Toronto... +

Toronto police say they're looking for more information after videos posted on social media show a man dressed as a police officer dancing in a downtown street, reportedly leading to a crash involving a Beck Taxi cab....

 2017-09-19 01:42 

Global News

Charter bus slams into New York City bus, leaving 3 dead and 16 injured... +

A charter bus barrelled through an intersection, slammed into a city bus and then plowed across a sidewalk into a building....

 2017-09-19 01:41 

National Post

Andrew Coyne: Time for Reality TV in Parliament get the cameras out or let them all the way in... +

If MPs no longer perform for each other, let them at least perform for someone. If we can no longer have the delusion, let us at least have the truth...

 2017-09-19 01:41 

Globe and Mail

Seven politicians eyeing BC Liberal leadership bid, Coleman says... +

Conservative MP, former cabinet ministers among the names circling position previously held by Christy Clark...

 2017-09-19 01:40 

Globe and Mail

Pardon my French: Quebec eases up on dozens of English terms... +

The changes have sparked controversy, not surprising given that debates over language and identity have dominated the province for decades...

 2017-09-19 01:34 

CBC

Snow crab trap cut from right whale carcass on N.B. island... +

A dead North Atlantic right whale has been brought to the beaches of New Brunswick's Miscou Island where a necropsy is expected to be performed....

 2017-09-19 01:30 

National Post

Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmars map... +

YANGON, Myanmar - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, they are, quite literally, being wiped off the map. After a series of attacks by Muslim militants last month, security force...

 2017-09-19 01:28 

National Post

De Niro: Help rebuild Barbuda paradise destroyed by Irma... +

Two-time Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro came to the United Nations on Monday to appeal to all countries and organizations to help rebuild the devastated Caribbean island of Barbuda and ensure that “paradise is not lost.” De Niro spoke at a...

 2017-09-19 01:27 

Globe and Mail

Vancouver mulls balloon ban in parks, citing environmental risk... +

Vancouver Park Board commissioner Stuart Mackinnon tabled the motion, spurring protests from some...

 2017-09-19 01:27 

National Post

LEADING OFF: Maddon back in TB; Yanks-Twins in WC preview?... +

A look at what’s happening all around the majors Tuesday: -- GOOD TO BE BACK Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon says he’s looking forward to a two-game series at Tampa Bay. Maddon guided the Rays for nine seasons - they were the...

 2017-09-19 01:17 

Globe and Mail

Hillary Clinton wont rule out questioning Trumps legitimacy if Russian interference deepens... +

The 2016 Democratic nominee said she knows of no constitutional grounds to challenge the actual election results, regardless of what investigators find...

 2017-09-19 01:14 

National Post

Wild, Koivu agree to 2-year, $11M extension... +

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Wild and captain Mikko Koivu have agreed to a two-year, $11 million contract extension. The Wild announced the deal on Monday night. The 34-year-old Koivu was entering the final season of his contract. He is coming of...

 2017-09-19 01:14 

CBC

In tax fight, it's Scheer's mechanic vs. Trudeau's doctor... +

MPs returned to Ottawa today and there was nary a word spoken about Omar Khadr's multimillion-dollar government settlement, the season's previous outrage. Perhaps if Khadr had incorporated himself over the summer he'd still be a topic of discu...

 2017-09-19 01:12 

Globe and Mail

Number of RCMP officers declining in Canada's largest provinces: statistics... +

The Mounties have about 15-per-cent fewer officers working in Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia than they did in 2011, even as authorities in these jurisdictions struggle to get a grip on a deadly opioid crisis and manage an influx of asylum seekers...

 2017-09-19 01:10 

Global News

Trump campaign adviser Paul Manafort was wiretapped under secret court orders: report... +

U.S. investigators reportedly wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort under secret court orders....

 2017-09-19 01:07 

Vancouver Sun

Campfire ban lifted for B.C. coast... +

Late-summer B.C. campers can now have a campfire in some parts of the province.The B.C. Wildfire Service lifted the campfire ban for the Coastal Fire Centre on Sept. 18. Campfires remain banned in ...

 2017-09-19 01:05 

National Post

Police: Coach held after disturbance involving team members... +

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. - Police say a University of Rhode Island assistant basketball coach has been arrested at a concert following a disturbance involving team members. WPRI-TV reports Tyron Boswell faces misdemeanour charges of disorderly conduct ...

 2017-09-19 01:05 

National Post

Arians less critical of Cardinals play day after Indy... +

TEMPE, Ariz. - After viewing video of Arizona’s 16-13 overtime win at Indianapolis, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was a lot less critical of his team’s play, particularly Carson Palmer’s performance. “He played a whole lot bet...

 2017-09-19 01:03 

National Post

Red Sox 2B Pedroia leaves after hitting foul ball off face... +

BALTIMORE - Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was struck in the face by his own foul ball and forced out of Boston’s game against the Baltimore Orioles. The injury occurred in the fourth inning Monday night. Pedroia fouled a pitch off the ...

 2017-09-19 01:02 

Vancouver Sun

Dan Fumano: 'How to eat an elephant,' with B.C.'s new housing minister... +

Selina Robinson says theres only one way to eat an elephant. But first, some quick background: While much of B.C. especially Metro Vancouver has struggled with an ongoing housing crisis,...

 2017-09-19 01:02 

Global News

Kelowna man testifies under oath his previous confessions were all lies... +

In December 2013, a driver fleeing Kelowna RCMP in a high-speed chase slammed into a newspaper carrier doing his route. Steve Kania suffered permanent, life-altering brain damage and other injuries....

 2017-09-19 01:02 

Global News

Proposed recovery home in Rutland generating fear amongst residents... +

Emotions are running high in a Kelowna neighbourhood where some residents are strongly opposed to a rezoning application that goes before city council Tuesday......

 2017-09-19 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

VPL teams with B.C. Children's Hospital to promote literacy... +

A library and a childrens hospital have an obvious shared goal of improving the lives of children, so its a natural fit for doctors to include in their prescriptions for parents to sp...

 2017-09-19 00:56 

Global News

Invictus Games flag passes through Trenton... +

Following a ceremony at the Afghanistan Repatriation Memorial, the flag is now en route to Toronto for the opening ceremony on Saturday....

 2017-09-19 00:51 

National Post

The Latest: Pelosi says she understands, respects protesters... +

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Latest on appearances in California by U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (all times local): 5:30 p.m. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says she understands and respects young immigrants who disrupted her Monday eve...

 2017-09-19 00:47 

Global News

Police investigate suspicious death at home where shooting victim died last week... +

The Edmonton Police Service said its homicide detectives have been called out to help investigate a ...

 2017-09-19 00:44 

Globe and Mail

Former Trump campaign chair was wiretapped under secret court orders: report... +

Paul Manafort is one of several close advisers who are now being investigated as part of Muellers probe of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election...

 2017-09-19 00:44 

Globe and Mail

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort was wiretapped under secret court orders: report... +

Manafort is one of several close advisers who are now being investigated as part of Muellers probe of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election...

 2017-09-19 00:44 

Global News

Prince Albert police dog wins 1st place in tracking at national championships... +

Prince Albert police dog Daxa proved she's the best in the country when it comes to tracking at a national championship....

 2017-09-19 00:44 

National Post

They bring so much joy: Clowns rally against proposed balloon ban in Vancouver parks... +

According to the motion, balloons made of latex or plastic are increasingly finding their way into landfills, beaches and oceans, They can also be harmful to wildlife...

 2017-09-19 00:42 

National Post

Necropsy scheduled for Tuesday on right whale carcass found off New Brunswick... +

MISCOU ISLAND, N.B. - The Department of Fisheries and Oceans says a necropsy will be performed Tuesday on the carcass of a North Atlantic right whale located late last week off the coast of New Brunswick. The department says the carcass has been rec...

 2017-09-19 00:31 

National Post

For 2nd straight season, Seahawks offence struggling to fly... +

RENTON, Wash. - If the script written by the Seattle Seahawks sounds familiar, that’s because it’s the same one from a year ago. Two weeks. One touchdown. Plenty of handwringing in the Pacific Northwest about what’s wrong with the ...

 2017-09-19 00:29 

Global News

Lethbridge election 2017: unofficial list of candidates revealed... +

Three people have registered to run for mayor, while 29 filled out nomination forms to run for council....

  • Need an account?  
    or