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Northern B.C. killed and missing

The deaths of three people and the disappearances of two young men within a week amid the wild expanses of northern British Columbia have set residents on edge. Here's what we know.

7/22/2019 3:50:02 PM

Persian Gulf Tensions

The U.K. has announced a Europe-led "maritime protection mission" in the Gulf after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker last week.

7/22/2019 8:47:33 AM

U.S. troops in Afghanistan

U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that he could win the war in Afghanistan "in a week," but that he doesn't want "to kill millions of people" and wipe Afghanistan "off the face of the Earth."

7/22/2019 2:47:49 PM

CPC text

The Conservative Party of Canada is generating chatter about its robotexting people across the country, not all of it good. However, the party says it's working for them.

7/22/2019 3:00:00 AM

Mufti Aasim Rashid

A video circulating online purports to show evidence of an imam claiming that if Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is re-elected, he will institute Shariah law. But the man featured in the clip says he was taken out of context, and Trudeau has never said he wants to allow Shariah law in Canada.

7/22/2019 2:00:00 AM

Alaska couple

On Monday, RCMP also gave an update into a second, separate investigation in northern B.C., saying it's 'possible' the two cases are linked.

7/22/2019 1:56:14 PM


South Korean fired warning shots after a Russian military plane violated South Korea's airspace on Tuesday, Seoul officials said, in the first such incident between the countries.

7/22/2019 10:02:57 PM

Robin Scory on his property

With the re-approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, landowners along the route who have yet to sign agreements with the company say they're frustrated with a process they say is unequally weighted in favour of the corporation. 

7/22/2019 2:00:00 AM


Protests continue to rock Puerto Rico as tens of thousands flood the streets of San Juan, seeking the governor's resignation after leaked offensive chats, amid a struggling economy.

7/22/2019 12:59:46 PM

Litt family farm

Nahar and Nihal Litt left 93 per cent of their estate to their two sons, leaving their four daughters to split what was left.

7/22/2019 6:00:00 AM

Immigration fast-track deportations

The Trump administration announced Monday that it will vastly extend the authority of immigration officers to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges, its second major policy shift on immigration in eight days.

7/22/2019 8:42:02 PM


Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin announced a major organizational change on Monday, one that will see the company possibly get out of the oil and gas business, and stop pursuing a different type of contracting work entirely.

7/22/2019 7:53:32 AM

Auditor General report 20080506 TOPIX

Nearly four years after Justin Trudeau opted not to move into the prime minister's official residence over concerns about its crumbling state, the building in Ottawa remains vacant — except for staff using the kitchen to prepare meals for Trudeau and his family.

7/22/2019 5:39:47 AM

Huawei North 20190722

Huawei Canada was hounded by questions about national security concerns and its ties to the Chinese government today as it announced that it will bring high-speed internet to a number of northern and rural communities.

7/22/2019 11:10:05 AM

Seamus O' Regan

Canada’s Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus O’Regan, said reassuring an 8-year-old girl in Attawapiskat about the water crisis affecting the First Nation was 'emotional.'

7/22/2019 9:12:56 AM