For the past 15 years, activity workers from the Saint John Regional Hospital's child life department have been able to provide the right balance of fun and distraction to get Faye Cooper and her son through biweekly medication infusions lasting upwards…
Whatever Justin Trudeau has to say at Davos, it will no doubt be inclusive and delivered in the spirit of diversity and working together with all of humanity, building the kind of future not just for Canadians, but for everyone…
A 31-year-old Moncton man is in hospital with a non-life-threatening injury after being shot early on Tuesday morning. "Police believe this to be an isolated incident, and are investigating the possibility the wound was self-inflicted," said Staff Sgt. Maurice Comeau of the Codiac Regional RCMP. Police received a call…
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan is indefinitely suspending its Picadilly mine operation near Sussex, N.B. The move is expected to result in the loss of 420 to 430 jobs. Mark Fracchia, the president of PCS Potash and a former general manager…
Prospective candidates for the federal Conservative leadership have plenty of time to hit the road and start lobbying party members to drum up support. The party's organizing committee met in Toronto last weekend and set May 27, 2017 as the leadership…
OTTAWA -- The federal budget watchdog says in the coming years increasingly indebted households are poised to become the most financially vulnerable Canadians in decades. The parliamentary budget office released a report Tuesday predicting the ratio of debt payments --…
The three largest telecommunications companies have raised or plan to raise the prices of their wireless packages in January, and are warning of increases to home phone and internet prices in February. Telus will be tacking on $5 to its Smartphone and Premium…
The fetus found outside a Toronto building where a murder-suicide occurred last December was a DNA match to Precious Charbonneau, the woman killed by her husband, a Canadian soldier, police said Tuesday. Charbonneau, 33, was nine weeks pregnant when she…
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is rejecting any suggestion that Canada is being sidelined by its anti-ISIS coalition partners, after the minister was not invited to participate in a key meeting with allies in Paris this week. "Not at all," Sajjan told reporters at a cabinet retreat in New Brunswick today. "Meetings…
A Muslim teacher who shielded Christian fellow passengers when their bus was attacked by Islamist militants has died in surgery to treat his bullet wound. Salah Farah was on a bus travelling through Mandera in Kenya when it was attacked…