The Canadian Press

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UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

  • May 22nd, 2017 5:30pm

Head of MMIW inquiry says she understands frustrations over hearing delays

The commission is set to hold its first public hearing May 29 in Whitehorse

  • May 20th, 2017 8:30am

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dead at age 52

The singer/songwriter passed away early Thursday morning in Detroit

  • May 18th, 2017 8:30am

Bombay Sapphire gin recalled Canada-wide over wrong alcohol content

The gin has 77 per cent instead of 40 per cent

  • May 4th, 2017 9:55am

Britain’s Prince Philip, 95, to retire from royal duties

The palace said Philip will continue his role with more than 780 charitable organizations

  • May 4th, 2017 8:00am

CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter

Today, Canada has hundreds of shelters that give women a chance to escape abusive relationships

  • May 2nd, 2017 10:30am

Fort McMurray: One year later

Experts warn more needed deal with wildfire threat.

  • May 1st, 2017 8:40am

UPDATE: Fatal Tofino boat accident under investigation

Two Albertans died in the incident while the other three have been released from hospital

  • Apr 30th, 2017 7:00pm

CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

Without the Canadians of inventions like zippers, garbage bags the world would prove more difficult

  • Apr 27th, 2017 8:30am

Kevin O’Leary quits leadership race

Kevin O’Leary to quit Conservative leadership race, support Maxime Bernier

  • Apr 26th, 2017 11:00am

First bison calves born in Banff National Park backcountry in 140 years

The calves and their moms are doing well despite heavy snow in the area over the past few days

  • Apr 25th, 2017 8:30pm

Reports: Travis Green to be named new head coach of Vancouver Canucks

Green spent the past four seasons as head coach of Vancouver’s American Hockey League affiliate

  • Apr 25th, 2017 2:30pm

WorkSafeBC, TSB investigate fatal Woss derailment

RCMP say its probe into the fatal train incident has ended

  • Apr 25th, 2017 11:30am

Investigation says toxin killed the Vancouver aquarium’s beluga whales

Qila and Aurora died just nine days apart in November 2016

  • Apr 20th, 2017 12:55pm

Britain’s prime minister to seek early election on June 8

Prime Minister Theresa May called for an early general election to secure a stronger Brexit mandate

  • Apr 18th, 2017 8:20am

Canadian teens’ thoughts on pot unchanged after legalization news

Government officials announced Thursday that cannabis would be made legal for recreational use

  • Apr 16th, 2017 10:45am

Five Things to consider about the Liberal government’s plan to legalize pot

How policy will play into border crossing, costs, packaging, age and more.

  • Apr 13th, 2017 9:30pm

Liberals introduce long-awaited bills to legalize marijuana by July 2018

If passed, the proposed Cannabis Act would allow adults to buy marijuana legally

  • Apr 13th, 2017 10:45am

Polar bear, monarch butterfly among 517 species on Canada’s latest at-risk list

The list is part of a new report released Thursday at an international biodiversity conference.

  • Apr 13th, 2017 9:30am