South Korea’s Defense Ministry halted propaganda broadcasts across its heavily guarded border with North Korea, a move it said was a show of good faith ahead of a major summit later this week.
As U.S. and Canadian government policies toward marijuana grow more divergent amid Canada's push for legalization, their stock exchanges have seen a flurry of cross-listing activity from companies eager to snap up investment capital and carve out dominant positions in a growing global market.
When she looks back at her childhood growing up in a small Greenland community, to her life now, as Canada’s first tenured Inuit professor, Karla Jessen Williamson still feels a sense of disbelief. She is one of the very few Inuit professors working in academia, as an assistant professor in education at the University of Saskatchewan.
An Ontario Liberal MP is facing an allegation of sexual assault following an incident in Halifax early Saturday morning.
Family and friends of a Vancouver Island man believe that he was killed in Peru in an alleged lynching by people who thought he was involved in the shooting death of an 81-year-old traditional healer.
«This is an important day for Council and all Vancouverites to come together and recognize historical wrongdoings committed against Chinese people and to build a better future together,» said Mayor Gregor Robertson.
North Korean reassurances about the fate of three Americans detained in the country have raised hopes for their possible release ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
President Trump is expected to urge North Korea to act quickly to dismantle its nuclear arsenal when he meets Kim Jong Un and isn’t willing to grant Pyongyang substantial sanctions relief in return for a freeze of its nuclear and missile tests.
No winning ticket was sold for the $26 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.
The citizens of Kapuskasing and Indigenous evacuees have learned from each other over the past 12 years and the divide has narrowed.
U.S. Treasury secretary a trip to China was “under consideration” to discuss ways to defuse trade tensions between the two countries.
A suspected Islamic State suicide bomber struck a voter-registration center in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing at least 52 people in an attack aimed at inciting sectarian strife and undermining long-delayed parliamentary elections.
An athletic retiree finds the combat sport builds upper-body strength and balance while helping her think about how to win one-on-one battles.
Empty nesters and retirees abandon RVs for the freedom and mobility of converted high-end vans.
Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault they say happened early Saturday morning in downtown Halifax.
The popular Centennial Flame monument on Parliament Hill has been drawing on natural gas from Western Canada for half a century. But Public Services and Procurement Canada wants a more eco-friendly fuel, and has launched a study to look at alternatives, including electricity and LEDs.
Nicholas Reo, an assistant professor at Dartmouth College, is bringing Indigenous ways of understanding invasive plants and animal species into academia.
Authorities in Peru are investigating after an Indigenous spiritual leader was shot to death, a case that local media reports say resulted in the killing of a Canadian citizen in reprisal for the murder.
The mother of three-year-old Kaden Young says the search for her son is over, two months after he was swept into the Grand River near Orangeville, Ont.
An Ottawa woman is crediting her dog with helping to save her life after she collapsed and the dog notified her husband.
Seeing trash cans overflowing with straws night after night has prompted a server in Toronto to launch a campaign against the plastic item that's become a target of the British government as it aims to rid such pollution from oceans, though Canada has stopped short of pushing for a similar commitment.
A 26-year-old man has died following a suspected street racing accident in southern Ontario.
An Edmonton man who was critically injured while trying to stop an alleged theft has died, according to family and friends.
Three people have been killed in a traffic crash northeast of Calgary.
IS THIS the year that Marvel finally tops Star Wars? Judging by early box-office figures and a new Fandango movie poll, this could indeed be the turning point when the Avengers prove more popular than the Rebel Alliance. Ever since Disney-owned Lucasfilm rebooted the space movie franchise in 2015, the biggest Star Wars film of […]
Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel will visit the White House next week, hoping to persuade President Trump to remain part of the Iranian nuclear agreement.
Palestinian protesters clashed with the Israeli military at the fence separating the Gaza Strip from Israel, calling for the right of refugees to return to what is now Israel a day after Israelis celebrated the 70th birthday of their nation.
Leader Kim Jong Un said North Korea would close its nuclear test facility and suspend long-range missile testing. He also separately assured CIA Director Mike Pompeo that a meeting with President Trump could be paired with the release of three American detainees.
Police are asking residents whose garbage bins have gone missing to contact 911 as part of their investigation into the death of two-year-old Rosalie Gagnon on Wednesday. An autopsy has confirmed she died of stab wounds.
The 24th annual 4-20 rally on Vancouver's Sunset Beach drew a crowd long before pot smokers were expected to light up at 4:20 p.m.
Police say a two-year-old Quebec girl who was found in a garbage can and later died in hospital had been stabbed.
A man accused of murdering a student at a high school in Abbotsford, B.C., has been found unfit to stand trial because of his mental state.
A haze of marijuana smoke blanketed crowds on Parliament Hill on Friday as pot enthusiasts of all ages gathered below the Peace Tower for the annual cannabis celebration known as 4-20.
A Chicago-area woman who plotted to go on a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Halifax mall has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for a decade.
DARRIN BELL is especially adept at rendering his resonant opinions through the medium of emotion. And sometimes, when doing so, he finds inspiration in drawing upon the personal, such as what it’s like to be approached by police as a black man in America. “If you can talk about people being treated poorly or denied equal […]