Search for P.E.I. fishermen in North Cape being scaled back due to weather
Cape Breton fishermen dig in on barging coal
Software program lists the names of those who died in First World War
Sydney man sentenced after car crashes into woman and house
Northside designer’s jewelry scooped up by Emmy nominees
Volunteers continue to comb area around North Cape for missing P.E.I. fishermen
Nova Scotia announces plans to support accessibility law passed in 2017
HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has announced the next steps to reach its goal of making the province more accessible for those with disabilities by 2030. Justice Minister Mark Furey has released an implementation strategy for the province's Accessibility Act, ...
Far-right shuts French rapper out of Bataclan attack site
PARIS — A popular French Muslim rapper says he's cancelling sold-out October concerts at the Bataclan music hall in Paris, a target of the deadly 2015 terror attacks, due to pressure from far-right groups who claim he promotes a radical ideology and ...
Jury finds man guilty of first-degree murder in Calgary woman's death
CALGARY — Loved ones of a Calgary woman brutally killed in Feburary 2015 sobbed and held each other after a jury found Curtis Healy guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Dawns Baptiste. "I'm still shaking," cousin Verlyn Baptiste said outside ...
Atlantic premiers to campaign with Gallant on N.B. campaign's last full day
FREDERICTON — Brian Gallant is bringing in some campaign help ahead of Monday's New Brunswick election: Atlantic Canada's other Liberal premiers. Nova Scotia's Stephen McNeil, Prince Edward Island's Wade MacLauchlan, and Dwight Ball of ...
Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay
SAO PAULO — Brazilian police arrested a fugitive Friday who is alleged by U.S. authorities to be Hezbollah's financier and who has repeatedly been accused of illegal activity in a lawless border area where three South American nations meet. Police ...
Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos
NEW YORK — The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song, "Big Love." The trio released the videos Friday. Proceeds from the song will benefit the student-led March for Our Lives ...
When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in Carolinas
GALIVANTS FERRY, S.C. — With muddy river water still washing over entire communities on Friday, eight days after Hurricane Florence slammed into land with nearly 3 feet of rain, new evacuation orders forced residents to flee to higher ground amid a ...
Nova Scotia to eliminate lifetime ban for gamblers in self-exclusion program
HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia program that includes a mandatory lifetime casino ban for problem gamblers is to be revamped to potentially allow people to return to casinos. Proposed legislation would allow for variable time lengths for the voluntary ...
Audit finds boosters of Muskrat Falls megaproject 'understated' its costs
HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. — An audit has found Newfoundland's Nalcor Energy may have overstated the potential value of its Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject — and prematurely dismissed alternative electricity options for the ...
Liberal leader doubles down on notion that $75 weekly grocery bill is possible
MONTREAL — Liberal Leader Philippe Couillard is standing by his claim that $75 is enough for a family of three to feed itself for a week, saying it just requires a lot of work and an eye for bargains. When presented the grocery question out ...