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Entangled North Atlantic right whale spotted gear-free off coast of Miscou, N.B.

MISCOU , N.B. — The Department of Fisheries and Oceans say a North Atlantic right whale that was last seen entangled is now free of the gear.
'It's just the freedom:' Paralyzed Broncos player pursuing life on the water

'It's just the freedom:' Paralyzed Broncos player pursuing life on the water

SASKATOON — A minor injury cost former Humboldt Broncos hockey player Jacob Wassermann an opportunity to compete at last month's adaptive water-ski world championship in Norway.

For recent immigrant youngsters, nascent soccer club provides continuity

OTTAWA — Omran Alahmad has played soccer every week since his arrival in Ottawa almost four years ago, much the way he did as a boy growing up in Syria.
Police make arrest, Canadian 'shocked' after fiance's murder in New Zealand

Police make arrest, Canadian 'shocked' after fiance's murder in New Zealand

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand police have charged a man with murder after a tourist was killed in a seemingly random attack on a van that sparked a large manhunt after the victim's Canadian fiancee reported the shooting.

Alberta judge throws out Karlheinz Schreiber lawsuit against federal government

EDMONTON — An Alberta judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Karlheinz Schreiber in 1997 in which the German-Canadian businessman alleged he had been defamed by the Attorney General of Canada.

Brampton, Ont., dad killed wife, son before taking own life: police

A 51-year-old man killed his wife and 13-year-old son Friday before taking his own life on a highway west of Toronto, police said. Peel Regional Police Const.
Andrew Scheer calls on Liberal MPs to further probe SNC-Lavalin affair

Andrew Scheer calls on Liberal MPs to further probe SNC-Lavalin affair

OTTAWA — Federal ethics commissioner Mario Dion says he's willing to testify about his scathing report on Trudeau's handling of the SNC-Lavalin affair — if he's invited to do so by the House of Commons ethics committee.
Sea-to-Sky Gondola in British Columbia likely out of commission until 2020

Sea-to-Sky Gondola in British Columbia likely out of commission until 2020

SQUAMISH, B.C. — The operators of the Sea-to-Sky Gondola say the popular tourist attraction near Squamish, B.C., likely won't reopen until early next spring.
NDP turfs MP Pierre Nantel for considering election run with Green party

NDP turfs MP Pierre Nantel for considering election run with Green party

OTTAWA — The New Democrats booted Quebec MP Pierre Nantel out of the party's federal election fold Friday after confirming with him that he is in discussions to run for the Green party instead.
Ottawa announces $1.75B to compensate dairy farmers for impact of trade deals

Ottawa announces $1.75B to compensate dairy farmers for impact of trade deals

COMPTON, Que. — Canadian dairy farmers who lost domestic market share resulting from free trade agreements with Europe and countries on the Pacific Rim will share $1.