A tarp lays on top of a body on Yonge St. at Finch Ave. after a van plowed into pedestrians on April 23, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. A suspect is in custody after a white van collided with multiple pedestrians.
Canada’s largest city is reeling from a van attack that left 10 people dead and at least 15 others injured. Alek Minassian, 25, has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder in connection with the attack, along with 13 counts of attempted murder. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called
People around the world have been paying tribute to the team by doing everything from signing up to be organ donors, to leaving hockey sticks on their front porches as part of #SticksOutForHumboldt . And the GoFundMe campaign to help families of the Broncos had surpassed $10.5 million as of Friday. On
On Friday, a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team collided with a semi truck, killing 15 people and leaving more than a dozen others injured . The tragedy has affected not just Canadians, but people around the world. An outpouring of grief has prompted people to pay tribute to the team
Toronto’s police have withdrawn their application to march in the city’s Pride parade later this year after Pride Toronto asked them to do so. In a statement made Tuesday, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said he hopes the move “will be received as a concrete example” of the fact that he is listening
Earlier this week, it was revealed the federal government directed front-line workers at Service Canada locations to use gender-neutral language when dealing with customers. The feds asked workers who handle queries to avoid using terms such as Mr., Mrs., Ms., Miss and other “gender-specific” honorifics
A universal flu vaccine would protect against all strains of the virus and be durable for multiple years – if not a lifetime. Manitoba’s school boards have voted against lobbying the provincial government to make vaccination mandatory for all children in the province’s schools. On Friday, the Manitoba
George W. Bush reportedly has a zinger he likes to use when discussing Donald Trump and the Trump administration’s numerous scandals. Bush and Trump do not have a very good relationship. When former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, Trump called Jeb
Meghan Markle may have broken royal protocol this week when she made a “political statement” during an appearance this week. At a panel discussion for The Royal Foundation with Prince Harry, Kate Middleton and Prince William on Monday, Markle spoke out about women’s empowerment and the “Me Too” movement
Thursday marks the fifth anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting in Newtown, Conn., in which 20 children and six adults, many of whom were first-grade students and staffers at the school, lost their lives. There have been 1,576 instances of gun violence since that horrific event. In them, at least 1,788
Alberta regulations mean an Indigenous group cannot ask to rename Calgary and Canmore, provincial officials say, but an Indigenous advocate says these kinds of requests are part of “hard conversations” connected to reconciliation that Canada must have.
Saskatchewan does not observe Daylight Saving Time, and there are regions and communities in British Columbia, Nunavut, Ontario, and Quebec that also do not. Earlier this year, Alberta introduced Bill 203, which would have seen the province scrap Daylight Saving Time. Is it time to get rid of Daylight