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August 14, 2018 2:52 PM Utah man flies plane into his house after fight with wife

Youd, 47, was arrested about 7:30 p.m. Sunday after witnesses called police to report that he was assaulting his wife, Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said. The couple had been drinking and went to American Fork Canyon to talk about problems they were having, authorities said. Youd was booked on suspicion of domestic violence and posted bail, Cannon 7

August 10, 2018 7:45 PM Hells Angels arriving near Montreal for weekend national meeting

SAINT-CHARLES-SUR-RICHELIEU, CANADA—Members of the Hells Angels biker gang and their sympathizers have begun arriving in Quebec for a weekend gathering. Authorities ramped up checkpoints and their overall presence today in the southwestern Quebec region where gang members will be staying. The Canada Run — the Hells’ annual gathering — is being held this year in St-Charles-sur-Richelieu 11

August 10, 2018 12:12 PM Water off-limits at three New Brunswick parks after toxic blue-green algae found

MONCTON, N.B.—Water at three New Brunswick parks has been declared off-limits because of blue-green algae, which produces toxins that have killed three dogs in the province in recent weeks. The City of Moncton says the water at Mapleton Park, Jones Lake and Centennial Park is off-limits to recreation, including kayaking and canoeing. Three dogs have died from toxins 9

August 9, 2018 8:48 PM No sweat: Woods changes shirt and game to stay in mix at PGA

ST. LOUIS — What Tiger Woods really needed after two holes at the PGA Championship was a fresh start. A bogey-double bogey start left Woods scrambling to stay close Thursday. After having his caddie grab his backup shirt from the bag, Woods popped into a restroom near the 12th tee box, put on the dry shirt and shot 3 under the rest of the way to finish 9

August 9, 2018 1:33 PM Housing starts lower in July, fewer multiple-unit projects after busy June, CMHC says

OTTAWA—Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says there was a slowdown in housing construction starts in July, following a near-record high in the previous month. The federal Crown corporation says the seasonally adjusted rate of housing starts dropped to 206,314 units in July, from 346,200 in June. Urban multiple-unit projects such as condos and apartments 7

August 8, 2018 7:56 PM Gaining control of Portugal wildfire will take days, prime minister says

Costa acknowledged that much more work was needed to prevent catastrophic fires, including diversifying the vegetation in Portugal's forests and establishing fire breaks. High clouds of black smoke have towered for days over the Algarve region, a top European vacation destination. While winds have made the firefighting effort more difficult, crew working 11

August 3, 2018 7:46 PM Toxic algae kills three dogs in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON—Health officials in New Brunswick have confirmed three dogs that quickly died after being in or near the Saint John River were killed by toxins in a type of blue-green algae. Witnesses say two of the dogs suffered convulsions and vomiting after playing near the water at Carleton Park near Fredericton on July 22, and another dog died July 20 at a Hartt 12

August 2, 2018 7:10 PM Pack of Gilligan’s Island puppies rescued from Manitoba island

Seven puppies named after the characters on the Gilligan’s Island TV show are recovering in a foster home after they were rescued from a tiny island in northern Manitoba. Debra Vandekerkhove with Norway House Animal Rescue said a man who lives near the shore in the remote community of Cross Lake was outside with a friend Sunday night when they heard 9

August 1, 2018 10:05 PM Argos sophomore back thinks he should be running Wilder

But with the Argos season slipping in the wrong direction and with a pivotal game against Ottawa at BMO Field on Thursday night, the subject of the running back’s performance through six games came up. “I think I have two games (out of six) over 125 yards, and at the running back position in this league, and going into our seventh game, that’s not going 12

July 28, 2018 1:30 PM California wildfire destroys 500 structures, nearly levels community

REDDING, CALIF.—In the small northern California community of Keswick, only a handful of homes remain. The air is thick with the smell of smoke and chemicals. The rubble of people’s lives still smouldered a day after the so-called Carr Fire moved through Shasta County like a freight train. The flames so thoroughly ate up homes that it’s difficult to tell how many once stood 15