Investigators are trying to determine what caused a whale-watching boat to capsize Sunday afternoon off the coast of Vancouver Island, killing five of the 27 passengers and crew who were tossed into the frigid water. Rescuers pulled 21 survivors out…
ANTIGONISH, N.S. - Four-time Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke will be in northern Nova Scotia Monday to help with the Mi'kmaq community's water ceremony and support the aboriginal call for a moratorium on oil and gas exploration in the Gulf…
A stubborn fire has badly damaged a construction warehouse outside Fredericton. “We got an alarm this morning at 2:30 and first arriving truck seen fire coming out of the end of the building,” says Chief Murray Crouse, of Upper Kingsclear…
PAYNTON, Sask. - RCMP say two people working to repair power lines have died in a helicopter crash on the North Saskatchewan River near Paynton, Sask. They have been identified as a 55-year-old male pilot from Campbell River, B.C., and…
TORONTO -- The Toronto Blue Jays are not yet in the World Series, but their fans are ready if they make it. Blue Jays tickets for the World Series went on sale to the general public on Thursday morning and…
MANZANILLO, Mexico -- Hurricane Patricia headed toward southwestern Mexico Friday as a monster Category 5 storm, the strongest ever in the Western Hemisphere that forecasters said could make a "potentially catastrophic landfall" later in the day. Residents of a stretch…
QUEBEC - Investigations into allegations of sexual assault by Quebec police officers against native women are nearly finished and the files will soon be sent to Crown prosecutors, the government said Thursday. Public Security Minister Lise Theriault told the legislature…
rudeau must fix the voting system: Fair Vote Canada We all congratulate Matt DeCourcey on his election, and are pleased that the Liberal Party has committed to making 2015 the last first-past-the-post election. Only proportional representation makes every vote count.…
TORONTO -- Marco Estrada can count on striking it rich as a free agent in the off-season. Wherever he ends up, the Blue Jays will still owe him big-time. For the second time in the post-season, the 32-year-old right-hander kept…
CHICAGO - One final, charmed swing by Daniel Murphy, and the New York Mets finished a playoff sweep of the Chicago Cubs. A new generation of Amazins is heading to the World Series. Murphy homered for a record sixth consecutive…