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burke mountain rescue

RCMP say a B.C. man and his two children, a six-year-old girl and seven-year-old boy, were hurt when they fell down a "steep, treacherous cliff" into a creek on their way down a hiking trail in the Munro Lake area late Sunday.

5/20/2019 9:21:13 AM

Lawsuit Trump Financial Records

A federal judge in Washington has ruled against U.S. President Donald Trump in a financial records dispute with Congress.

5/20/2019 3:23:42 PM

New Zealand Mosque Shootings

New Zealand police have filed a terrorism charge against the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques.

5/20/2019 11:35:22 PM

high level fire update deb

People living in and near High Level, Alta., have been ordered to leave their homes because of danger posed by an out-of-control wildfire.

5/20/2019 12:39:35 PM

Trudeau Collision Summit 20190520

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told hundreds of attendees at a conference in Toronto on Monday that Canada's thriving technology sector is a result of the country's openness to immigrants and he hopes Canadians will continue to view immigration positively. 

5/20/2019 7:20:34 PM

Norman Trial 20190508

The fallout from Vice-Admiral Mark Norman's criminal case has seen the Trudeau Liberals deploy the popular political tactic of throwing people under the bus.

5/20/2019 2:00:00 AM


A man who scaled the Eiffel Tower and clung to its iron grids for some six hours is safe and in police custody.

5/20/2019 12:44:24 PM

Indonesia Elections

Indonesia's Election Commission says the official count from last month's presidential election shows President Joko Widodo won 55.5 per cent of the vote, securing him a second term.

5/20/2019 7:32:04 PM

Ukraine Chernobyl Anniversary

Diplomats at Canada's embassy in Moscow didn't know what was happening when radiation readings began rising in April 1986, but they knew there were Canadian students in Kyiv who should be warned.

5/20/2019 2:00:00 AM

Britain Royals

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, released new pictures of her family playing in a woodland wilderness garden she designed for London's Chelsea Flower Show.

5/20/2019 12:07:20 PM

Retail Sales

Ford is almost finished with a major global restructuring, and by the time it ends in August, the automaker will have shed 7,000 white-collar jobs.

5/20/2019 7:46:36 AM

Justin Trudeau

Steel and aluminum from Canada will no longer be taxed, but that doesn't mean all the problems are over. The new NAFTA still has to be ratified, safeguards against dumping need to be refined, and the protectionist administration in the States is still causing anxiety. Here's what you need to know about what's next. 

5/20/2019 6:23:15 AM


Huawei could lose its grip on the No. 2 ranking in worldwide cellphone sales after Google announced it would comply with U.S. government restrictions meant to punish the Chinese tech powerhouse.

5/20/2019 4:29:22 AM

Lynsey Addario

The most dangerous places on the planet exert an irresistible pull on Lynsey Addario, and the Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist has never shied away from shining a spotlight on victims of war and oppression despite the peril it puts her in.

5/20/2019 2:00:00 AM


Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy was sworn in Monday as the new president, promised to stop the war in the East against Russian-backed separatists and immediately dissolved parliament, which he has branded as a group only interested in self-enrichment.

5/20/2019 4:45:41 AM