What should have just been an unpleasant experience for arachnophobic Jamie Roberts quickly turned into 'something out of a horror film.' Spiders could be the world's most deadly »
HONOLULU, Hawaii - A civilian defence contractor accused of giving military secrets to a Chinese girlfriend half his age will be entering a guilty plea. Benjamin Bishop is scheduled to enter the plea in Honolulu on Thursday. His attorney Birney Bervar said Tuesday Bishop is expected to plead…
An avalanche in Gray Creek Pass near Nelson, B.C., killed at least one snowmobiler on Tuesday evening.
The province will kick in the necessary money towards completing Edmonton's southeast LRT line, Alberta Premier Alison Redford announced this morning.
A rural area in northeast Saskatchewan says it's having a problem with hungry wolves and wants the government's help.
Edmonton police are now calling the suspicious death of Demetrios Karahalios a homicide.
Some of Quebec’s labour unions are warning that some of its members, which have supported the Parti Québécois for years, may not vote for the party this time now that media magnate Pierre Karl Péladeau is running for a seat.
A petition calling for return to back-to-basics math instruction in Alberta schools now has nearly 10,000 signatures.
OTTAWA - Olivia Chow will resign her seat in Parliament on Wednesday as she sets her sights on replacing Rob Ford as mayor of the country's largest city, The Canadian Press has learned.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The missing Malaysian jetliner may have attempted to turn back before it vanished from radar, but there is no evidence it reached the Strait of Malacca, the country's air force chief said Wednesday, denying reported remarks he said otherwise.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri would become the third state to make women wait three days to have an abortion after seeing a doctor under legislation passed by the state House on Tuesday.
Roads are reopening in the Bonnybrook area following a fire that is sending black smoke above southeast Calgary.
A simple dare, shared on social media, is catching on across the country including Saskatchewan where people are participating in activities to defy the winter weather.
Calgary Coun. Sean Chu apologized after sending out, and later deleting, two tweets that berated a city employee over a presentation around a planned downtown bike lane.
Millions of years ago, aquatic sloths roamed shallow waters off the coast of modern-day Chile and Peru. These now-extinct swimmers had highly dense bones that facilitated their transition from land to sea by helping them sink to seafloors to graze on vegetation, according to a new report.
WASHINGTON - For nearly five years, government and industry officials have been exploring ways to make it easier to find airliners and their critical "black boxes" that end up in the ocean. But their efforts are too late to help in the case of a Malaysia Airlines jet that disappeared over the…
Flight manifests reveal 10 occasions in 2012 and 2013 when Alberta Premier Alison Redford took a separate government plane even though other government flights were going to the same destination within an hour of her departure.
Philippe Steele-Morin, 30, appeared in a Montreal courtroom Monday afternoon and was charged with the murder of Tricia Boisvert.
Several hundred people turned out in front of the B.C. legislature on Tuesday morning to protest coming service cuts and rate hikes at BC Ferries.
An elderly lesbian couple from Vancouver has been turning to a network of friends — mostly younger lesbians — for support as they deal with dementia.
The truckers' strike at Port Metro Vancouver has stopped the movement of 90 per cent of normal traffic — a scenario that is already impacting local businesses and families.