More than 1,900 people, or about 36 per day, have been killed in a violent campaign against drugs in the Philippines since President Rodrigo Duterte came to office seven weeks ago, the country's national police chief said on Tuesday. Philippine…
A slander trial is set to begin next month pitting a fiercely secular, feminist author against a private, Muslim school in Montreal she likened to militant Islamic training camps in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Djemila Benhabib, an award-winning author and twice-failed Parti…
OTTAWA - An organization representing Canadian imams rejects the conclusions of a new study that says several mosques and Islamic schools are endangering young people with extremist teachings. Mohammad Iqbal AlNadvi, chairman of the Canadian Council of Imams, says Muslim…
History has been forced to take a backseat to safety in Petitcodiac, N.B. A historic wing of the Petitcodiac Baptist Church will be torn down over the next several days, leaving the church operational, but missing its signature steeple that…
More than 50 soldiers of the king of Norway's guard stood in line patiently, waiting to be inspected by the newly titled Brigadier Sir Nils Olav in Edinburgh, Scotland on Monday. The brigadier was knighted in 2008 and has already…
The federal environment department paid a French photojournalist $10,681 to take pictures of its minister, Catherine McKenna, and her staff during the COP21 conference on climate change in Paris last year. Documents given to CTV News initially had the figure…
Women who decide to have breast implants, either for cosmetic reasons or to rebuild after a mastectomy, are being given a new warning about a rare cancer directly linked to the implants. Earlier this year, the U.S. FDA warned that…
Bomb went off at outdoor party in southern city of Gaziantep, close to Syrian border   A day after a suicide bomber attacked an outdoor Kurdish wedding party  in southeastern Turkey, killing at least 51 people and wounding dozens, the…
It began with a twitch in his fingers about six months ago, and if the muscles in his hand continue to improve, Tim Raglin believes he’ll be able to hoist a beer bottle sometime soon. Raglin, 45, hasn’t been able…
RIO DE JANEIRO — Canada's performance at the Rio Olympics will go down as one of its best ever at the Summer Games. Canada will leave Rio having exceeded its goal of a top-12 finish in the overall medal standings…