The Canadian Press

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Plane lands on Highway 97 near Prince George

Pilot safely makes emergency landing on a highway

  • Oct 19th, 2017 12:07pm

Canadian planet hunter seeking alien life

‘The shifting line of what is crazy’ says Toronto-born astrophysicist

  • Oct 19th, 2017 7:50am

Firefighter dies battling wildfire in Alberta

“It’s terrible. It will devastate the community for a while here. He’ll surely be missed.”

  • Oct 19th, 2017 7:30am

Health ministers to talk cannabis, opioids

Health ministers set to discuss cannabis and opioids during two-day meeting in Edmonton

  • Oct 19th, 2017 7:15am

Quebec pass controversial bill banning face coverings

Quebec lawmakers have passed a religious neutrality bill banning face coverings

  • Oct 19th, 2017 7:00am

Tragically Hip fans bask in celebration and sadness

Tragically Hip join together at Gord Downie memorials

  • Oct 19th, 2017 6:30am

Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor

Olympic gymnast said she was 13 when the abuse started

  • Oct 18th, 2017 10:50am

Trump and the new politics of honouring war dead

The president boasted Tuesday that “I think I’ve called every family of someone who’s died”

  • Oct 18th, 2017 8:00am

Penn State coach may get second shot at persuading a jury

Jerry Sandusky to learn if he’ll get new trial or charges tossed

  • Oct 18th, 2017 7:30am

Marijuana rules will be ‘a work in progress’

A Vancouver councillor says marijuana rules will be ‘a work in progress’

  • Oct 18th, 2017 7:00am

Dodgers close in on World Series

Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs

  • Oct 18th, 2017 6:30am

VIDEO: Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53

Downie had been fighting brain cancer for over a year

  • Oct 18th, 2017 6:10am

Judge awards largest punitive damage award in B.C. pedestrian crash: lawyer

A woman was awarded $100,000 for punitive damages in addition to more than $2M for general damages

  • Oct 17th, 2017 5:30pm

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting child in April

Kate Middleton had announced she was expecting a child back in September

  • Oct 17th, 2017 2:00pm

Prisoners in Canada among alleged leaders in massive opioid ring: US authorities

It’s being called the most prolific fentanyl-trafficking and money-laundering operations

  • Oct 17th, 2017 1:45pm

A mother recounts the torment of her daughter’s kidnapping

“One Day Closer,” published by Simon and Schuster, goes beyond the inner turmoil of a mother’s despair

  • Oct 17th, 2017 8:45am

Californians brace for emotional toll of wildfires

“Many people who call are sad and worried, the shock has worn off and the sadness, depression and loss is setting in.”

  • Oct 17th, 2017 8:35am

Shares of Bombardier soar following new deal

Shares of Bombardier up more than 20 per cent after singing CSeries deal with Airbus

  • Oct 17th, 2017 8:30am

B.C. man fights to prove he’s alive

A Kamloops man has to prove he’s alive after bureaucratic error declares him dead

  • Oct 17th, 2017 8:00am

Calgary mayor wins another term

Incumbents take the day throughout Alberta in municipal elections

  • Oct 17th, 2017 7:30am