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Five Things to know after PM meets Trump, congressional leaders in Washington

Five Things to know after PM meets Trump, congressional leaders in Washington

WASHINGTON — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spent Thursday in Washington, meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House and getting face time with the top Democrat on Capitol Hill, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
New study offers insight and recommendations to reduce right whale deaths

New study offers insight and recommendations to reduce right whale deaths

FREDERICTON — More than half the 70 North Atlantic right whale deaths recorded over the last 16 years were caused by entanglement in fishing gear or vessel collisions, a new study reports.

Former Winnipeg police officer guilty of pointing shotgun at female colleague

WINNIPEG — A judge who on Thursday found a former police officer guilty of pointing a shotgun at his female colleague said his rationale for having the firearm nearby did not make sense.
Inhumane practice of carving fins off live sharks to become illegal in Canada

Inhumane practice of carving fins off live sharks to become illegal in Canada

OTTAWA — Carving fins off live sharks and tossing them in the ocean to drown will be illegal in Canada as early as Friday.
Calgary manslaughter trial hears five-year-old boy victim of weeks of abuse

Calgary manslaughter trial hears five-year-old boy victim of weeks of abuse

CALGARY — A more prosperous life was supposed to be in store for Emilio Perdomo when he was brought to Canada from Mexico in February 2015.
Hussen says he wants Canada to accept more refugees as economic immigrants

Hussen says he wants Canada to accept more refugees as economic immigrants

OTTAWA — Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he would like to see Canada welcome more refugees than it currently accepts and believes more of them should be able to enter through economic immigration programs.
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago
Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Don't panic, but they are worried there might not be enough
Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Most conspicuous of the non-responses is the member for Papineau — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Fan remembers Gordie Howe as a 'prince of a man' at visitation

Fan remembers Gordie Howe as a 'prince of a man' at visitation

Hockey fans at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena Tuesday remembered NHL legend Gordie Howe as the "king of hockey" and as a kind husband and father. A public visitation was held for the former Red Wings player who died last week at 88.