Canada & World

Ontario ticket takes Friday night’s $50 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — A single winning ticket was sold in Ontario for the…

Once proposed as ski resort: B.C.’s Jumbo Glacier turned over to First Nation

A spectacular swath of mountains, glaciers and forests once proposed for a…

Saskatoon man guilty of setting up fake fundraiser after Humboldt Broncos crash

SASKATOON — A Saskatoon man has been convicted of setting up a…

Partner charged with second-degree murder in slaying of Quebec mother of six

MONTREAL — A Quebec man was charged Friday in the slaying of…

Canada to give $25,000 to families of each Canadian who died on Flight PS752

OTTAWA — Families of the Canadian victims on the Ukrainian passenger jet…

Calgary plans to withhold business licences to stop conversion therapy

CALGARY — The mayor of Calgary says a motion to ban the…

No jail time for Manitoba Mountie for police chase prior to fatal shooting

THOMPSON, Man. — A former Mountie will not serve any jail time…

Ottawa to avoid selling Trans Mountain pipeline so long as risks remain

OTTAWA — The federal government is studying the best options for Indigenous…

Metis nations ask Ottawa to negotiate directly with them, not national body

EDMONTON — Three provincial Metis nations are asking the federal government to…

Canada will respect an Iraqi government order to leave: Sajjan

OTTAWA — Canada will respect any decision by the Iraqi government to…

U.S. court won’t force military to hear Omar Khadr war-crimes appeal

TORONTO — An American civilian court has refused to order a military…

‘Unprecedented’ blizzard prompts state of emergency in St. John’s, N.L.

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador’s capital shut down on Friday…

Canada to give $25,000 to families of each Canadian who died in Iran plane crash

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also made it clear that Canada still expects Iran to compensate victims

Kids across Canada more at risk of hospitalization from flu this season: doctor

Canada’s chief public health officer says more children are being hospitalized this…

Oil and gas industry applauds Supreme Court’s dismissal of B.C. TMX case

OTTAWA — The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says it is pleased,…

Family of Indigenous woman critical of Winnipeg police probe into her death

WINNIPEG — The family of an Indigenous woman found unclothed and injured…

More than 16,000 people nabbed by RCMP between border crossings in 2019

OTTAWA — The number of people intercepted by the RCMP as they…

Federal health minister says too early for broad drug decriminalization

VANCOUVER — Canada’s health minister says talk about decriminalizing drugs to deal…

Iran must compensate crash victims’ families, Canada-led group agrees

LONDON — Canada and its allies sent a stern message to Iran…