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Canadian Prime Minister Speaks Out Against Facial Veils

Religion News Service | Ron Csillag | Posted 02.19.2015 | Religion

TORONTO (RNS) Canada’s prime minister is vowing to appeal a court ruling that struck down his government’s ban on wearing face veils during ceremo...

Police: U.S. Woman Confessed To Valentine's Day Massacre Plot In Canada

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 04.16.2015 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police have foiled a plot by three suspects who were planning to go to a mall in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and kill as many peop...

2 Canadian Police Shot In Alberta

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2015 | World

By Jeffrey Hodgson TORONTO, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Canadian police have located the suspect in the shooting of two officers in an Alber...

In Canada, Anti-Muslim Bullying On The Rise Following Ottawa Attacks

Reuters | Richard Valdmanis | Posted 11.01.2014 | Religion

(Reuters) - Reports of anti-Muslim harassment in Canada have risen, Muslim organizations say, after attacks last week in which two soldiers were kille...

Thousands Mourn At Funeral Of Slain Canadian Soldier

Reuters | Posted 12.28.2014 | World

By Scott Malone HAMILTON, Ontario, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Thousands of mourners packed a church and lined the streets outside it in...

The Extraordinary Life Of A Flight Paramedic In The Canadian Arctic

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 10.27.2014 | World

Flight Paramedic Hugh Gilmour works in the furthest reaches of the Canadian Arctic, evacuating patients from remote communities to hospitals in southe...

Rob Ford Can't Promise He Will Stay Sober

AP | Posted 07.04.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said Friday that he won't guarantee he will stay sober if he's re-elected, telling a radio show that...

Rob Ford Says He's Used 'Every Drug' You Can Think Of

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 09.01.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said Wednesday he's used "every drug you can probably think of" and blamed substance abuse for the racist and ...

Security Report Documents Rob Ford's City Hall Antics Before Rehab

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 06.06.2014 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford "appeared intoxicated" and invited an unidentified woman into his office for an hour when City Hall was closed...

10 Rob Ford Episodes That Suggest Rehab Is Long Overdue

Posted 05.01.2014 | World

After a months-long slew of reports on his bizarre and belligerent behavior, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford finally announced on Wednesday that he will take a...

Canada Train Derailment Cause Announced

AP | Posted 03.11.2014 | World

PLASTER ROCK, New Brunswick (AP) — Canada's Transportation Safety Board said Thursday a cracked wheel might have caused a train carrying oil to dera...

Canada Arrests Suspected Chinese Spy

Reuters | Posted 01.31.2014 | World

By Janet Guttsman TORONTO, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Canadian police have arrested a Toronto man suspected of seeking to give China classified...

Tunnel Bomb Threat: Police May Have Video Of Caller

AP | Posted 07.13.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Authorities investigating a false bomb threat at a tunnel connecting Detroit and Canada said Friday that a surveillance video from a coffee...

Blood-Stained Mail Package Contains Horror Content

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2012 | World

By Louise Egan OTTAWA, May 30 (Reuters) - The gruesome discovery of body parts in two big Canadian cities, including a se...

Canada Renews Polygamy Investigations In FLDS Commune

Posted 04.02.2012 | Religion

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have renewed investigation into possible polygamy within the Bountiful B.C. religious commune, a settlement of rough...

Edmonton Imam Released After Alleged Beating, Arrest In Saudi Arabia

CBC | Posted 12.31.2011 | Home

An Edmonton imam who was allegedly assaulted and detained in Saudi Arabia over the weekend thanked those who helped secure his release fr...

Conservative 'Fox News North' Lands Broadcast License In Canada

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Canada is to get a conservative all-news TV channel after the CRTC on Friday granted Quebecor Media a license to launch Sun TV News nationwide. The u...

WATCH: Hotel Collapses Onto Street After Botched Demolition

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The supposedly controlled demolition of a hotel in downtown Edmonton resulted in a minor headache after the building took an unexpected plunge onto th...