The death toll of Russian air strikes in Syria’s Idlib province has nearly reached 100, as several dozen of those who were critically injured in the attacks on Saturday have died, a volunteer rescue group reports. "After 32 hours of…
The war of words between Iran and Saudi Arabia has escalated, with the two Middle East rivals swapping accusations about endangering regional security and targeting their respective embassies. The feud first erupted last week after Iranian protesters stormed the Saudi embassy,…
SEOUL(Reuters) - The United States deployed a B-52 bomber on a low-level flight over its ally South Korea on Sunday, a show of force following North Korea's nuclear test last week. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un maintained that Wednesday's…
FRANKFURT(Reuters) - Attacks on women in Cologne and other German cities on New Year's Eve have prompted more than 600 criminal complaints, with police suspicion resting on asylum seekers, putting pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel and her open door migrant…
Refugee children arriving in greater Saint John will get their first taste of the Canadian school system at a special learning centre in the city's uptown. District Superintendent Zoe Watson of Anglophone School District South says it was decided the…
The man, woman and 10-year-old boy, who jumped four storeys to escape their burning apartment, are considering taking legal action against the Quebec City fire department. The family, along with neighbours who watched them jump from the building, accuse firefighters…
Everton Biddersingh has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of his teen daughter, whose charred body was found in a burning suitcase 21 years ago. The jury at the trial in Toronto returned its verdict just hours after…
The United Nations said on Thursday the Syrian government has allowed access to an opposition town near the border with Lebanon where concerns about starvation are growing. The UN said in a statement it was preparing to deliver humanitarian assistance…
Crucial pieces of the evidence used to convict Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman of sexually assaulting young boys at a private school in Indonesia are seriously flawed, an investigation bythe fifth estatehas found. "The things running through your head are: I'm Canadian,…
Chief Leanne Fitch of the Fredericton Police Force has issued a statement about what she calls "troubling times" for the force, its members and the city. It comes after the firing Wednesday of Const. Cherie Campbell after a Police Commission arbitrator's recommendation…