CINDY DAY: Robin sightings can be deceiving
One of three suspects in beating of autistic man in Ontario not ...
Canadian standup comedian Mike MacDonald with ties to Pictou County, dead at ...
Temperatures right for ticks: expert
Cheryl MacKay: a cancer survivor who turned her struggle into an opportunity
Author charts 50 years of protest over mill
Department of Fisheries to increase legal lobster carapace size
Coyote too close for comfort in Pictou West area
Scotsburn man honoured as a business bright spark
Tuna fishing quota set to rise
Attempted murder and firearms charges laid in Yarmouth County incident
Being Maddison's voice: Yarmouth mother talks to federal committee about human trafficking
Peru takes ex-president's passport amid corruption probe
LIMA, Peru — A Peruvian judge on Saturday barred recently resigned President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski from leaving the South American nation for 18 months while he's investigated for money laundering. The ruling came a day after congress accepted ...
New Brunswick man reaches halfway point of 3,000-kilometre dog sled trek
A New Brunswick man making a 3,000-kilometre dog sled trek from Manitoba to his home province says the journey thus far has been "a mix of beauty and terror." Justin Allen and his 12 Alaskan huskies left Churchill, Man., on Jan. 22. They ...
Liberals establish road map for talks to legislate a right to housing
OTTAWA — The federal government is offering the first initial hints of how it plans to go about creating a new right to housing, raising more questions about just how far the Trudeau Liberals plan to go with the idea. The ...
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to exonerate Tsilhqot'in warriors hanged in 1860s
OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to formally exonerate six First Nations war chiefs more than 150 years after they were hanged by British Columbia's colonial government following a deadly confrontation with a crew of white road ...
Funeral service held for slain Ajax, Ont., woman and her two children
TORONTO — Hundreds of classmates, friends and relatives gathered on Saturday to mourn the deaths of a mother and her two children in Ajax, Ont. earlier this month. Krassimira Pejcinovski and her 15-year-old son Roy, a lauded minor league ...
Indian court jails powerful politician for embezzling funds
PATNA, India — A powerful Indian politician was sentenced Saturday to 14 years in prison for embezzling 37 million rupees ($570,000) from a state government's treasury while he was the state's top elected official. Lalu Prasad Yadav was convicted of ...
Hundreds gather to leave second pocket in Syria's Ghouta
BEIRUT — Hundreds of members of a rebel group and their relatives boarded Saturday 17 buses in preparation to leave eastern Ghouta to opposition-held areas north of the country Saturday as part of an agreement to evacuate the second of three pockets ...
UK watchdog assessing evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid
LONDON — Britain's information regulator says it is assessing evidence gathered from a raid on the office of data firm Cambridge Analytica, carried out as part of an investigation into alleged misuse of personal information by political campaigns and ...
Egypt: Car bomb in Alexandria kills 2 policemen
CAIRO — A bomb placed under a nearby car exploded Saturday in the coastal city of Alexandria as the city security chief's convoy passed by, killing two policemen and wounding four others, the Interior Ministry said. Local media reports said Gen. ...
The kids are coming: A tidal wave of teenage protest laps onto Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON — Kat Schamel did not vote in the last American election, because her 18th birthday happened to fall on Nov. 9, 2016, one day after Donald Trump was elected president of the United States. She promises she won't let it happen ...