Esther the Wonder Pig now cancer-free, owner says

CAMPBELLVILLE, Ont. — An Ontario pig with a massive social media following…

Impoverished Venezuelans are abandoning their pets

CARACAS, Venezuela – It was Sheldon’s 6th birthday, and Mary Cruz Lema…

Man doing well after what health officials call the first Canadian face transplant

MONTREAL — In what doctors are calling a Canadian first, surgeons from…

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Lucky, lucky: Man in Winnipeg wins second million-dollar lottery prize

WINNIPEG — A Winnipeg man has won a $2-million lottery prize —…

Endangered corpse flower plant to bloom for first time at Toronto Zoo

TORONTO — A plant that can take about a decade to produce…

Ralph Lauren marks 50th anniversary with Central Park bash

NEW YORK — A 19th-century fountain in Manhattan’s Central Park provided a…

  • Sep 8, 2018

Photogenic ‘smiling’ seal spotted on N.L beach dies, prompts DFO warning

SALMON COVE, N.L. — What began as a unique photo opportunity ended…

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has snapped a dusty…

Everyone laughed at Thom Browne’s short pants, but they’ve made him very rich

NEW YORK - As fashion week begins here and the industry turns…

  • Sep 7, 2018

America’s leading atheist, accused of sexual misconduct, speaks out

It has been almost five months since David Silverman, one of the…

  • Sep 7, 2018

Global warming has changed what it’s like to travel to the North Pole

The North Pole is a destination without a marker. Unlike its southern…

  • Sep 6, 2018

Facebook users still fear for their privacy

Facebook users are adjusting their digital behavior following the turmoil on the…

  • Sep 5, 2018

Uber will check in with riders and drivers if something seems off

Uber announced a slew of new safety features Wednesday intended to give…

  • Sep 5, 2018

McCain eulogized by the leaders of Congress

WASHINGTON - Sen. John McCain was eulogized by the leaders of Congress…

  • Aug 31, 2018

Man sues Six Flags claiming security beat him on Father’s Day

WASHINGTON - After discovering his 12-year-old son had wandered off during a…

  • Aug 31, 2018

Kenyan president forgets British MP’s name, calls him ‘bicycle guy’

Before Theresa May landed in Kenya this week, the last British prime…

  • Aug 30, 2018

Grain-free, exotic dog food linked to heart disease

It started with a late-night cough. “He was otherwise fine, but ……

  • Aug 30, 2018

Yale researchers find heat held in Arctic Ocean doubles in 30 years

Newly released research has found that the amount of heat stored in…

11-year-old girl gets heart transplant after visit by Drake

CHICAGO — A suburban Chicago girl has received a heart transplant just…

Hiking reservations pitched for parks in danger of being ‘loved to death’

VANCOUVER — With its turquoise glacial lakes and proximity to Metro Vancouver,…