Renfrew County council is going to add its voice to efforts to reverse proposed changes to the Trillium grant system.
Pembroke is standing firm on charging non-resident fees to people using the city’s recreation facilities.
A 26-year-old man is recovering in hospital after he was attacked in northern Saskatchewan by a lone wolf.
BEIRUT — The Islamic State group’s spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group’s attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group announced Tuesday.
NEW YORK — A teen who was sexually assaulted during a game of sexual conquest at a prestigious New Hampshire prep school said Tuesday in her first public comments that she is no longer ashamed or afraid and she hopes to be a voice for others.
OTTAWA — The Canadian Armed Forces says it is making progress in the fight against sexual misconduct in the ranks, but much more work needs to be done.
BEIJING — Justin Trudeau delivered a message to powerful business leaders in Beijing on Tuesday, shortly after his plane touched down: China needs a little more Canada.
The hunt continues for some slippery thieves who got away clean over the weekend with about $17,000 worth of hand soap from a business in Hawkesbury.The break-in occurred at an unnamed business on Spence Avenue, in the town's industrial area sometime Saturday, Aug. 20.Police did not identify the company or volume or type of hand soap stolen.
The Ottawa teacher’s aide who sexually exploited a vulnerable high school student for two years was jailed on Tuesday for 14 months in what the judge called a significant breach of trust.
ALBANY, N.Y. — John Lennon’s killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time.
Tamim Chowdhury was once held up as an academic example to other students at Forster Secondary School in Windsor, Ont.
NEEDHAM, Mass. — A woman with Down syndrome has hung up her hairnet and retired after working 32 years at the french fry station of a Massachusetts McDonald’s franchise.
A Quebec mother says she was shocked that two Grade 3 teachers were wearing aboriginal headdresses and handing them out to students on the first day of classes Monday.
A Jamaican man gets a rare chance today to ask a Superior Court in Toronto to look at whether his ongoing immigration detention is justified.
EDGEWOOD, Md. — Authorities in Maryland say a man raped a woman behind a school hours after he is accused of shooting two people in Edgewood.
LONDON -- Iceland's Meteorological Office says two earthquakes early Monday rocked the caldera of Katla, one of the country's largest volcanos.
LOS ANGELES — The family of a severely malnourished 11-year-old boy whose body was found in a closet in Los Angeles had been the subject of six prior reports to the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services, the department’s director, Philip L. Browning, said Monday.
Surrounded by smoke and flames, the sound of gunshots echoing around him, the young man crouched in the creek for hours, listening to the men in his family die.
Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: man's best friend really does understand some of what we're saying.