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EUREKA, Calif. - A powerful magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck late Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there were no immediate reports of injury or damage and no danger of a tsunami, officials said. The temblor struck at 10:18 p.m. PDT and was centred 50 miles west of Eureka and…
JERUSALEM - Israeli police say a guard has shot a Palestinian who tried to grab a rifle from an Israeli soldier at the border crossing between the West Bank and Jordan. Israel Radio says the man has died of his wounds. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says the shooting took place at the Allenby…
VANCOUVER - The RCMP officer who stunned Robert Dziekanski with a Taser the night the Polish immigrant died at Vancouver's airport is scheduled to stand trial for perjury today. Kwesi Millington was among four officers who confronted Dziekanski at the airport in October 2007, and the Mounties were…
Two more Lev Tahor members have been apprehended at the Calgary International Airport.
The friends and family of a Toronto photojournalist are holding a vigil in his hometown on Sunday evening, just hours after they learned that a bomb attack had claimed his life in Syria.
A suspect is in custody following a stabbing that took place inside a Toronto church on Sunday.
Toronto police have said little so far about an investigation that saw an Esso gas station cordoned off near Danforth and Greenwood avenues on Sunday.
Unionized container truck drivers at Port Metro Vancouver have voted to reject a tentative deal drawn up Thursday by veteran labour mediator Vince Ready, and are set to go on strike Monday.
CALGARY - Media reports say two more children belonging to a fringe Jewish sect will be placed in the care of children's aid after being stopped at Calgary International Airport. Published reports say a 17-year-old girl and her infant daughter — both members of Lev Tahor —were met by police Sunday…
A knife-wielding man who embarked on a vicious stabbing spree inside an east Hamilton apartment complex on Saturday night appeared to have “lost his mind,” said one of the victims.
A Chinese local official imprisoned for alleged crimes gives a firsthand account of a political culture open to vendettas and forced confessions in a secret detention system. His story is one of several told exclusively to The Associated Press. (March 10)
The brother of a North Texas man who was aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing over the South China Sea said Sunday his family is leaning on their faith as they wait for news about the man they last saw about a week ago. (March 9)
A 34-year-old snowmobiler died in and avalanche in the Monashee Mountains, and two snowshoers died in and avalanche at Lake Louise this weekend.
A fight that erupted outside the Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre overnight has left one man dead and sent another to hospital, police say.
Vancouver-area unionized container truck drivers have rejected a tentative deal, and are set to go on strike Monday.
Alberta's biggest craft brewery is expanding across the Rockies to join B.C.'s booming craft beer industry, and says it has found the perfect location in Vancouver.
A Memorial University researcher says marine conservation efforts often miss the mark because they don't target areas truly under threat. In a study published in the journal Aquatic Conservation, Rodolphe Devillers says protection is often granted in areas where it won't inconvenience fishing and…