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 2018-07-18 16:20 

National Post

Woman charged with threatening reporter is ordered held...

WRENTHAM, Mass. — A woman charged with threatening a Massachusetts newspaper reporter who had asked to be removed from her email distribution list has been deemed a danger to the public and ordered held without bail. The MetroWest Daily News reports...

 2018-07-18 16:20 

Global News

Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover: 'Going to be incredible'...

Donald Trump says the familiar baby blue colour on the presidential aircraft will give way to a red-white-and-blue colour scheme....

 2018-07-18 16:18 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Ottawa Redblacks cut player facing sexual assault charge...

The Ottawa Redblacks have released defensive back Teague Sherman after he was charged with sexual assault....

 2018-07-18 16:17 

Toronto Sun

Mom accused of abducting kids could be in Ontario: Cops...

GATINEAU, Que. — Quebec provincial police say a woman wanted for abducting her three young children could be in Ontario.The Surete du Quebec says the 42-year-old woman was accused of abductin......

 2018-07-18 16:14 

Toronto Star

Premiers meet with Indigenous leaders in New Brunswick, but three major groups decline to attend...

New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant, the incoming chair of the Council of the Federation of Canadian premiers, also said inter-provincial trade will be discussed at the meetings in his home province....

 2018-07-18 16:14 

National Post

Islands are disappearing worldwide. But a new one has formed from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano...

The island first emerged Thursday from lava flowing out of a new fissure that opened on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano in May...

 2018-07-18 16:14 

CTV News

Condos rushing to ban pot smoking before legalization, leaving some residents fuming...

Condominium corporations and apartment buildings across the country are scrambling to enact rules that would ban pot smoking inside units, on balconies and in common areas used by residents....

 2018-07-18 16:14 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Lawyer pushes for pot pardons once drug becomes legal...

A New Brunswick criminal lawyer says people previously convicted of marijuana possession should be pardoned once pot becomes legal....

 2018-07-18 16:13 

Global News

Teen missing in Saskatchewan lake after falling off a boat...

Search efforts are ongoing at Turtle Lake in western Saskatchewan after a teen fell overboard off a boat and did not resurface....

 2018-07-18 16:11 

CTV News

Marriott to ban plastic straws by next summer...

One of the world's largest hotel companies has followed the lead of other major food and travel players in banning straws across its properties by next summer....

 2018-07-18 16:11 

Global News

Are opioid deaths reducing our average life expectancy? Canada now investigating...

Could the opioid crisis be shortening the average life expectancy of Canadians? The Public Health Agency of Canada has begun investigating....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Rare edition of Mary Poppins book flies home to Alberta library...

A rare copy of a Mary Poppins children's book has flown home to a central Alberta library, 40 years overdue....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Take a sneak peek inside one of Nova Scotia's legal pot stores...

Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation executives showed off one of their shiny new cannabis retail stores in Halifax on Wednesday. It will begin selling pot on Oct. 17....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

Toronto Star

Quebec woman accused of abducting her children could be in Ontario, police say...

Police say Yanna Mavraganis could be travelling in a dark blue Toyota Matrix with the licence plate G32 JME....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Calgary to cool off as heat warnings remain in southern Alberta...

It's expected to be a little cooler in the Calgary on Wednesday after a couple of sweltering days, but Environment Canada still has heat warnings in effect for several parts of southeastern Alberta....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

YouTube sensation Haley Blais ignites the stage at CBC Musical Nooners July 18...

Starting off as a solo folk artist performing on her YouTube channel, Blais in 2016 released her debut EP Late Bloomer, which was primarily driven by the ukulele. Earlier this year, she released the five-track EP Let Yourself Go....

 2018-07-18 16:10 

National Post

Body of Secret Service agent returning to US from Europe...

WASHINGTON — The body of a Secret Service agent who died in Scotland during President Donald Trump's overseas trip was being returned to the United States on Wednesday. Special Agent Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke Monday during Trump's tr...

 2018-07-18 16:09 

CBC

In their own words: rescued Thai soccer players describe ordeal...

"It was a miracle," a member of the rescued Thai soccer team said Wednesday as the boys and their coach left the hospital and made their first public comments about their experience....

 2018-07-18 16:05 

National Post

Heat wave continues as titillating 25-foot statue of Jeff Goldblum is erected in London...

Book your flight forthwith!...

 2018-07-18 16:05 

Vancouver Sun

RCMP dive team joins search for missing swimmer in Buntzen Lake...

ANMORE — The RCMP dive team has been called to a lake in Metro Vancouver to assist in the search for a missing man.A news release from Coquitlam RCMP says the dive team will join officers and......

 2018-07-18 16:04 

Universe Today

Enter the Red Planet: Our Guide to Mars Opposition 2018...

Have you been checking out Mars this season? Mars reaches opposition on July 27th at 5:00 Universal Time (UT) shining at magnitude -2.8 and appearing 24.3" across—nearly as large as it can appear, and the largest since the historic opposition of...

 2018-07-18 16:03 

National Post

Record-breaking heat hits Norway, Finland and Sweden at nearly double yearly average...

Normally, temperatures in Scandinavia during July warm to the comfortable 15 Celsius to low 20s range. This week, they have soared into the mid-20s to lower 30s...

 2018-07-18 16:03 

Toronto Star

Deadly mushrooms make early appearance around Victoria, spark health warning...

Death cap mushrooms, which usually appear in the fall, have already been spotted in several areas on southern Vancouver Island, health officials say....

 2018-07-18 16:03 

Global News

Cobourg police arrest man defacing cruiser in station parking lot...

Cobourg police noticed the man in the police station parking lot....

 2018-07-18 16:03 

Newsfile Corp.

Agreements to Acquire Shares in Tethys Petroleum and Oil & Gas License Extensions...

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands--(Newsfile Corp. - July 18, 2018) - Tethys Petroleum Limited (TSXV: TPL.H) ("Tethys" or the "Company") today announces that it has signed binding agreements with private investors, Jaka Partners FZC and Gemini ...

 2018-07-18 16:00 

Toronto Star

Radiohead returns to Toronto, where a 2012 tragedy remains unresolved...

Toronto is the site of an awful memory for the band — the death of Scott Johnson — as well as the legal system's failure to hold anyone accountable, writes Ben Rayner. Johnson's father hopes that the two shows will let band 'draw a...

 2018-07-18 16:00 

Toronto Star

The bigger the kid, the bigger the problem planning summer activities...

Entertaining kids of an awkward age can be difficult, but as Uzma Jalaluddin writes: it will all be over too soon....

 2018-07-18 15:59 

National Post

Wildfire grows, but trails, campgrounds at Yosemite are open...

MARIPOSA, Calif. — A deadly forest fire continues to spread in the Sierra Nevada west of Yosemite National Park. The U.S. Forest Service says the blaze is 27 square miles (70 square kilometres) Wednesday morning. It's just 5 per cent contained. ...

 2018-07-18 15:59 

CTV News

Federal scientists find N.L. Atlantic salmon population in steep decline...

Scientists with the federal Fisheries Department say there's cause for concern about Newfoundland and Labrador's Atlantic salmon population, as returns continue their steady decline since 2011....

 2018-07-18 15:58 

Global News

Police search for 4th suspect in apartment shooting, considered armed and dangerous...

Police are searching for 21-year-old Jesse Breese of Barrie, who is wanted for attempted murder, and is considered to be armed and dangerous....

 2018-07-18 15:58 

CBC

[ Thunder Bay ]

Gold mining company receives fine of $100K for incident at incomplete dam...

A gold mining company based in Toronto, Ont., has been fined a total of $100,000 for failing to comply with the conditions under the Lakes and Rivers Improvement Act....

 2018-07-18 15:58 

CTV News

Deadly mushrooms make early appearance in Victoria, spark health warning...

A type of potentially deadly mushroom is making an early appearance around Victoria, prompting a warning from the local health authority....

 2018-07-18 15:57 

National Post

Palestinians have used kites and balloons to start wildfires in Israel. And now, a faIcon...

This is the first time an animal has been used to ignite fires during weekly border protests that began in late March, the Israel Nature and Parks Authority says...

 2018-07-18 15:56 

Toronto Star

Seizure of Niagara reporter's equipment was violation of rights, ombudsman says...

Paul Dub's report recommends the region develop a clear protocol for closed meetings and appoint a media liaison....

 2018-07-18 15:55 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Accused murderer Steven Neville released on bail after new charges laid...

Neville has been charged with assault, distribution of an "intimate image" and breaches of his bail conditions....

 2018-07-18 15:55 

National Post

Don't believe the dairy cartel's dire predictions. Tariffs can be ended — just look at Ontario's wineries...

Canada's dairy tariffs drive up the cost of food staples and complicate our international trade efforts. Supply management's time has passed, but, contrary to the gloomy predictions, this need not mean the end of a Canadian dairy industry...

 2018-07-18 15:55 

CTV News

U.S. launches national security probe into uranium imports...

U.S. officials have launched an investigation into the impact of uranium imports on American national security....

 2018-07-18 15:55 

CTV News

Canada could get caught in cross-fire of U.S. uranium investigation...

Canada could get caught in the crossfire after the U.S. Department of Commerce launched another national security investigation, this time by looking into uranium imports....

 2018-07-18 15:53 

CBC

Hannah Gadsby to close wildly popular Nanette show at Just for Laughs...

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby says she's feeling "an enormous amount of relief" about closing out her swan song show Nanette at Montreal's Just for Laughs festival next week....

 2018-07-18 15:53 

CBC

Hannah Gadsby to close popular Nanette show at Just for Laughs...

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby says she's feeling "an enormous amount of relief" about closing out her swan song show Nanette at Montreal's Just for Laughs festival next week....

 2018-07-18 15:52 

National Post

Toronto mayor ramps up social services to address spate of gun violence...

TORONTO — The mayor of Toronto says the city is working to provide more social services and job opportunities to at-risk youth to address a recent spike in shootings. John Tory says there will be more job fairs in marginalized communities, and Toron...

 2018-07-18 15:52 

Toronto Sun

Hwy. 401 crash that injured five result of 'road rage': OPP...

A 59-year-old man faces dangerous driving charges following an alleged road-rage incident early Monday on Hwy. 401 in Toronto that injured five people, including a toddler."This occurred as a......

 2018-07-18 15:51 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

Mothers outraged as boys arrested for sharing explicit photos are allowed to return to school...

One mother says her daughter won't be returning to Sminaire des Pres Maristes, a private Quebec City high school, after six of her schoolmates allegedly circulated explicit photos of her....

 2018-07-18 15:50 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Child pornography charges laid against Winnipeg man...

A man has been charged after an electronic device with child pornography on it was found at a Winnipeg home....

 2018-07-18 15:49 

CTV News

Tesla Model 3 buyers lose patience and maybe tax credits...

Continued production delays of the Tesla Mode 3 has some buyers losing patience....

 2018-07-18 15:49 

Global News

'Modern and bright': NSLC unveils renovated cannabis retail outlet ahead of legalization...

The outlets will have 70 to 75 different strains available at any point, all of which will be divided into four categories: relax, unwind, centre and enhance....

 2018-07-18 15:48 

CTV News

Toronto stock market ticks lower, while U.S. markets mixed; Loonie moves down...

Canada's main stock index ticked lower in late-morning trading as the energy and consumer staples sectors lost ground....

 2018-07-18 15:46 

Toronto Star

Cost of abortion pill Mifegymiso to be covered by NL government...

The federally approved medical abortion drug has been at least partially covered by every other Canadian province....

 2018-07-18 15:46 

National Post

HMCS Ville de Quebec departs Halifax with new Cyclone helicopter aboard...

HALIFAX — Hundreds of people gathered on a jetty at Halifax's naval base today to bid farewell to 240 military members aboard HMCS Ville de Quebec. Under pouring rain, family, friends and dignitaries waved goodbye as the warship departed in thic...

 2018-07-18 15:46 

Global News

Waterloo police release image of suspect in Kitchener pharmacy robbery...

Waterloo police have released an image of a man suspected of robbing a pharmacy in Kitchener....

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