Appeal board upholds decision to deny parole for Canada's youngest-ever dangerous offender

Adam Laboucan was 17 when he was given an indeterminate prison sentence for sexually assaulting a three-month-old boy in Quesnel, B.C., in 1999.

Saskatoon police say VLT winner robbed after leaving bar

A lucky night for a Saskatoon man turned unlucky quickly after he was assaulted outside a bar Wednesday.
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Hockey Night in Canada: Penguins vs. Capitals - Game 1

The Washington Capitals host the Pittsburgh Penguins in the opener of their second-round series on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. ET on Hockey Night in Canada.

Chatham-Kent police release name of man killed in Wallaceburg

Chatham-Kent Police have released the name of the man killed in Wallaceburg last week.

Raids targeting Hells Angels yield dozens of arrests in Quebec

Quebec provincial police say they have arrested members of the Hells Angels and dismantled three of the biggest drug trafficking rings in the province.

Macron, Trump aim to bridge distance over Iran, Syria

With exaggerated handshakes and a pair of kisses, U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron professed a sunny, best-friends relationship, even as the two allies strained to bridge differences over the Iran nuclear agreement, Syria and more.

Fredericton to reach flood stage over next 48 hours

The S. John River is expected to rise to 7.1 metres, above the flood stage of 6.5 metres.

House of Socks

What pair will Trudeau wear today?

Nipawin Hawks honour Humboldt Broncos en route to SJHL championship

The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League season came to an end on Tuesday with the Nipawin Hawks being crowned league champions 18 days after the deadly bus crash involving the league's Humboldt Broncos.

Plane with engine trouble lands on Calgary roadway

The pilot of a small plane with engine trouble used a stretch of Calgary road as a runway early Wednesday, landing on 36th Street near 16th Avenue N.E.

TFC set on battling back in 2nd leg of Champions League final

Toronto FC faces a 2-1 deficit heading into Wednesday's second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League final with Mexican power CD Guadalajara, known as Chivas. Toronto FC has a chance at history as no MLS club has ever won the tournament. The game will be played in Mexico.

Meek Mill attends NBA playoff game after prison release

Philadelphia-born rapper Meek Mill attended an NBA playoff game in his 1st public appearance since being released from prison while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions.

'We're strong together:' sights and sounds from Toronto's vigil

After Monday's van attack, people in Toronto gather at candlelight vigil to express grief and shock

Facebook post linked to Toronto van attack points to insular, misogynistic world of 'incels'

The deadly van attack in Toronto is shining a spotlight on the controversial, often misogynistic world of "incels" — a group of predominately men who identify as "involuntarily celibate."

Firefighters block off Saskatoon parking lot after chemical leak

Saskatoon firefighters and the hazardous materials team surrounded a leaking semi-trailer truck Wednesday morning.

Granderson with walk-off homer to lift Jays to 4-3 win over Red Sox

Curtis Granderson hits walk-off home run as Jays edge Red Sox 4-3. Granderson prevented a go-ahead Boston run in the 9th inning before winning it with his bat in the 10th.

Babcock encouraging Maple Leafs to embrace Game 7 challenge

The Toronto Maple Leafs' season all comes down to Game 7 on Wednesday night in Boston. Head coach Mike Babcock is telling his team that they should be embrace the challenge. The action starts tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018: Ira Glass, Christine Quintana and more

Today on q: This American Life host and Come Sunday producer Ira Glass, Canadian actor and singer Caissie Levy, rapper Cadence Weapon's Edmonton block party, Canadian playwright Christine Quintana.

Rising playwright Christine Quintana's new play Selfie looks at consent

Quintana joins guest host Gill Deacon live in the q studio to talk about her new play, which examines the way young people understand consent.

Get lost, goose: City hall takes steps to prevent bird family's annual nest

Each spring for more than a decade, a goose — who city workers call Lucy — would nest on a planter on the east side of city hall.

Farmers of feathers flock together at Whitehorse chicken workshop

The thought of raising chickens shouldn’t ruffle your feathers. That’s the message from the Yukon Agricultural Association.

U of A student calls for surveillance cameras after car is vandalized on campus

Netanya Cummings is urging the University of Alberta to install surveillance cameras near the entrances of parkades, after her car was vandalized April 11, while she was in class.

Send all the jerks to Mars

When people moved to Mars, they ended up burning some bridges.

This American Life host Ira Glass on the story behind his new Netflix film Come Sunday

The host of This American Life and producer of Netflix's new feature film, Come Sunday, talks to guest host Gill Deacon about the story of evangelical preacher who stops believing in hell.

Caissie Levy on playing Elsa in the Broadway adaptation of Frozen

Levy, who hails from Hamilton, Ont., will star as Elsa in the upcoming Broadway adaptation of Disney's hit animated musical, Frozen.