TOKYO -- Japan's national broadcaster NHK reports that 15 people were killed and 45 injured in a knife attack Tuesday at a facility for the handicapped in Sagamihara, just outside Tokyo. Police said they responded to a call about 2:30…
A Somali-Canadian Ottawa man with mental health issues who was taken to hospital in critical condition on Sunday after police tried to arrest him, has died from his injuries, his family said Monday. Abdirahman Abdi, 37, had been on life…
The New Brunswick government's plan to offer free tuition only to low-income students, who attend public institutions, is unconstitutional, according to a former Liberal attorney general. Mike Murphy, a Moncton lawyer, who represents the New Brunswick Association of Private Colleges and…
ANSBACH, Germany -- A failed asylum-seeker from Syria blew himself up and wounded 15 people after being turned away from an open-air music festival in southern Germany, authorities said Monday. It was the fourth attack to shake Germany in a…
A shooting at a Florida nightclub early Monday morning killed two people and injured 17, police said. The shooting took place in the parking lot of the Club Blu nightclub in Fort Myers just after 12:30 a.m. ET. Police found "several victims…
Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes should be cleared to compete. The decision, announced after a three-hour meeting of…
Employees struggling with the problem-plagued Phoenix pay system at the federal government's Pay Centre in Miramichi, N.B., are so stressed out that dozens of them are on leave, according to the union and people working at the centre. Of the…
While a pair of Toronto parents frantically called police after waking up to find their little girl missing, police say she was happily watching cartoons at a local police station.  A little girl, who appears to be about three years old, walked herself to the…
Afghanistan has commenced a national day of mourning on Sunday after 80 died in a suicide bombing during a peaceful Hazara protest. Hazara protesters have occupied the site of the attack despite a ban on public gatherings. Grieving family members…
German police say the teenager who killed nine people during a shooting rampage in Munich had been planning the attack for more than a year. Investigators also said the perpetrator bought his weapon over the internet. The 18-year-old gunman behind…