Trudeau, Horgan announce new buses in Victoria

The Prime Minister and the B.C. Premier announced joint funding for 118 new buses in B.C., including 10 electric buses for the South Island.

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Mom charged after fatally running over son in game of ‘chicken’: police

An American mother has been charged after fatally running over her three-year-old son in a game of “chicken,” investigators say. Lexus Stagg, 26, is

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Most of electric cars’ batteries will be recycled, Quebec consortium promises

New technology that makes it possible to recycle 95 per cent of electric car batteries will be in Montreal next year, a Quebec consortium

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Rallies for and against abortion fire up around the South

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Abortion opponents held a rally Wednesday at the Alabama Capitol, savoring victory after the state’s governor signed the nation’s most stringent

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Star Wars lands touching down at Disney in 2019

ORLANDO, Fla. — Disney says its much-anticipated new Star Wars lands will open in California next summer and in Florida in late fall 2019.

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Truck driver arrested after deadly pileup near Denver

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A truck driver blamed for causing a deadly pileup involving over two dozen vehicles near Denver has been arrested on vehicular

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Canadian guidelines aim to stop Catholic church sex abuse

As the Roman Catholic church hosts a historic summit on sexual abuse, new Canadian guidelines are being used as a possible roadmap for reformation.

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Camera captures suspect swiping contents of poppy donation box

Employees of a repair shop on Macleod Trail were stunned to discover someone had made off with the contents of the poppy donation box

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Investigation underway into fire at multi-unit home in Forest Lawn

The efforts of firefighters prevented a late morning fire at a home in a southeast neighbourhood from spreading to the neighbouring units. Members of

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OSCE confirms massive human rights violations in Chechnya

MOSCOW — The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe says it has confirmed “very serious human rights violations” in the southern Russian republic

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