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October 19, 2017 10:54 AM Woman dies after highway rollover in Brampton

The victim was a 26-year-old Brampton woman A 26-year-old woman has died in hospital after a collision in Brampton on Wednesday night, according to police. Police and paramedics were called for a single vehicle collision on Highway 410 at Steeles Avenue East just after 11 p.m. The vehicle was travelling southbound on the highway and rolled over into the ditch 5

October 19, 2017 10:54 AM Families of fallen have mixed experiences with Trump, if any

WASHINGTON -- Some got sympathy and solace. Some got silence. One got a promise of cash. Relatives of people who died in military service have recounted varied interactions with U.S. President Donald Trump in the difficult days and weeks after their loved one's death. Despite Trump's boast that he reaches out personally to all families of the fallen 4

October 18, 2017 9:26 PM My Music at Work: Bartending for the Tragically Hip

6 hours at a Fredericton bar, serving drinks for Canada's band Bartenders like to picture themselves pouring drinks for icons who wander in. In 2007, after months of campaigning, Fredericton rock radio station 105.3 the Fox caught the attention of the band after the city was left off the World Container tour. It had been close to two decades since the Tragically 5

October 18, 2017 1:44 PM Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53

Rock poet who wrote Canadiana-laced lyrics had a commanding stage presence Gord Downie, the Tragically Hip frontman who united a diverse array of music lovers with his commanding stage presence and Canadiana-laced lyrics, has died. Downie had an aggressive and incurable form of brain cancer called glioblastoma, which he discovered after a seizure in December 6

October 18, 2017 1:30 PM Beloved Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie dead at 53

TORONTO -- Gord Downie, the poetic lead singer of the Tragically Hip whose determined fight with brain cancer inspired a nation, has died. He was 53. Downie died Tuesday night "with his beloved children and family close by," the band said in a statement on its website Wednesday morning. In the wake of his diagnosis with glioblastoma -- an incurable form of cancer 5

October 18, 2017 5:54 AM Man found dead in vehicle sought by police in Calgary homicide

Vehicle was last seen driven by roommate of man found dead Sunday at home on Oakmoor Drive S.W. Calgary police say a vehicle last seen being driven by a man wanted for questioning in a homicide investigation has been located in B.C., with a dead man inside. The vehicle, a silver 2006 Toyota Corolla, was discovered Tuesday by Revelstoke RCMP — one day after 10

October 18, 2017 1:12 AM Three dead in ammonia leak at hockey arena in Fernie, B.C

Three people have been confirmed dead in Fernie, B.C., in connection with an ammonia leak at a hockey arena. The leak happened at the Fernie Memorial Arena on Tuesday night. Residents who live nearby have been told to evacuate the area and check in with Emergency Social Services at a drop-in centre. The City of Fernie confirmed the three deaths in a statement 9

October 17, 2017 9:05 PM Bipartisan breakthrough in U.S. Senate to shore up Obamacare

Trump signals support for proposal to resume payments to insurers to stabilize health-care markets Key U.S. senators reached a breakthrough deal Tuesday on resuming federal payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has halted. Insurers had warned that unless the money is quickly restored, premiums will go up. At the White House, the president 8

October 17, 2017 3:28 PM 'Most of them didn't make calls': Trump on predecessors consoling fallen soldiers' families

WASHINGTON -- For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving encounters. "He's a deranged animal," Alyssa Mastromonaco 6

October 17, 2017 8:22 AM Midnight in Toulouse: How CSeries deal shook status quo

TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - Two years ago, Airbus Chief Executive Tom Enders halted negotiations to buy Canada’s CSeries program at midnight after the talks with Bombardier leaked to Reuters. On Tuesday, he performed a U-turn by backing a similar deal after all - again at dead of night. The nocturnal gymnastics by Europe’s largest aerospace group stunned 10