A record $64 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot was up for grabs Saturday night, and the chance to win big had many Canadians dreaming of how they'd spend the extra cash. In Calgary, one family already knows what they'd do with…
CABANATUAN, Philippines -- Army, police and civilian volunteers rushed Monday to rescue hundreds of villagers trapped in their flooded homes and on rooftops in a northern Philippine province battered by slow-moving Typhoon Koppu, officials said. The typhoon blew ashore into…
TORONTO - Paramedics say a second man is in critical condition after collapsing at a Toronto marathon today. They say the two men collapsed near the finish line of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, half-marathon and 5K runs, and were…
MONTREAL -- A federally-appointed panel of scientists will study Montreal's plan to dump eight billion litres of sewage into the St. Lawrence river. Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq made the announcement on Sunday. Environment Canada says the city did not provide…
MOSCOW -- Russian airstrikes in Syria have killed hundreds of militants, President Vladimir Putin said Friday as he called for a shared military effort of ex-Soviet nations to prevent possible militant incursions to Syria from Afghanistan. Putin told a meeting…
Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont. is on lockdown after a tip indicating a possible threat to the institution. All students and staff are being asked to stay away from the campus until further notice. “For precautionary measures, the campus…
The family of three young sisters who were tragically smothered in canola seed near Withrow, Alta., says the girls "died living life on the farm." The girls’ parents, Roger and Bonita Bott, issued a brief statement Wednesday, thanking first responders…
With the federal election campaign now in its final days, the Liberals are now six points ahead, according to the latest nightly tracking conducted by Nanos Research for CTV News and The Globe and Mail. The latest nightly tracking has:…
LONDON - Britain's High Court has ruled that the Uber app to hail minicabs is lawful - a blow to London's famous black cab drivers, who argued that it violated city regulations. The court's decision Friday came after Transport for…
CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo was waiting for his turn for batting practice when he mimicked a big swing, and then flung his bat into the top of the cage and glared out at the field. Oh yes, the Chicago Cubs…