Children's choir from Syria declines U.S. festival over border concern

A Syrian children's choir based out of Toronto has opted not to travel to the United States for a U.S. festival. Most members immigrated to Canada within the last two years but worry their documents will cause problems at the U.S. border.

Car crashes into house in Saskatoon's Lawson Heights neighbourhood

Three teens were taken to hospital after a car crashed into a home in Saskatoon early Sunday morning.

Family breaks out walking shoes for Red Shoe Crew Walk

A local family credits their faith, their family and their friends for supporting them when their baby son fell ill — and to a local charity for providing a little bit of home.

Sask. national historic site set for June festival, even as cuts threaten future

Off the beaten tracks of Saskatchewan is one of the province’s hidden secrets, a national historic site that springs to life every June.

Syrian children's choir won't attend U.S. festival over border fears

A Toronto-based Syrian children's choir will not be travelling to the United States to perform at an international festival due to fears about crossing the border under the Trump administration's travel ban, its founder said Saturday.

Cleanup underway after train from Alberta derails in Iowa, leaking crude oil into floodwaters

A freight train from Alberta derailed in northwest Iowa on Friday, leaking crude oil into flooded fields flanking the tracks and raising concerns about the possible contamination of residential water supplies downstream, officials say.

Senators sign Chris Wideman to 1-year extension

The Ottawa Senators have agreed to a one-year contract extension with defenceman Chris Wideman.

Why Canadian peacekeepers are in Mali

CBC's Adrienne Arsenault reports from Mali, where drought and extremism threaten one of the poorest nations in the world and could worsen the migrant crisis in Europe.

Harry Kane thrills with hat trick in rout of Panama

Harry Kane scored a hat trick to help England to its most one-sided World Cup victory, a 6-1 rout of Panama on Sunday that secured a place in the last 16 with a game to spare.

Etobicoke shooting leaves 2 men dead, Toronto police say

Two men are dead after a shooting in Etobicoke early Sunday, Toronto police say.

Egg-stra bad timing: Bluesfest main stage work jeopardized by nesting bird

Bluesfest is getting ready for another year, but there's one tiny problem: a killdeer's decided to make the main stage area its nesting site.

Nearly half of youth incarcerated are Indigenous says Statistics Canada

Nearly half of all youth who end up in custody across Canada are Indigenous, a statistic that a Manitoba activist says shows unacceptable and systemic racism.

P.E.I. farmers encouraged to delay first cut of hay to protect grassland birds

In an effort to protect grassland birds, P.E.I. farmers are being urged by the provincial government to delay cutting their hay crops until mid-July.

4 injured, 1 critically, in early morning crash in Brampton

Four people were injured, one critically, after two vehicles crashed in Brampton early Sunday, police and paramedics say.

2018 NHL free agency tracker

Get up to speed on the latest key signings as the NHL's free-agent market gets set to open on July 1.

Italy, Spanish aid group at odds over 1,000 migrants at sea

As EU officials meet to discuss Europe's migrant crisis, a Spanish aid group says there are seven boats in the Mediterranean Sea carrying about 1,000 migrants in need of rescue off Libya's coast, but that Italy has declined its offer of help.

For richer or poorer: Sharing CPP with a spouse at divorce means never getting it back

A B.C. man discovered that he will only get partial CPP after splitting it years ago with an ex-spouse who died before it was ever claimed.

Thunder Bay police seek help to find missing woman

Police say Crystal Ritch has not been seen since June 15.

2018 FIFA World Cup schedule and results

When does your favourite team play? When does your rival play? Find out with our full schedule of matches for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, from the beginning of the group stage on June 14 through to the final on July 15.

Jays' Stroman shines in return to mound, keeping Angels quiet

Marcus Stroman returned to the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday night, tossing five scoreless innings in a 4-1 win over the hometown Los Angeles Angels. The right-hander had been sidelined since May 8 with shoulder fatigue.

No one injured after Greyhound bus catches fire on QEW

No one was injured after a Greyhound bus caught fire on the Queen Elizabeth Way in Mississauga early Sunday, Ontario Provincial Police say.

Toddler's mother describes pit bull attack that sent two-year-old to hospital

The dog that left a hole in her son's cheek 'came out of the blue' as they left a neighbourhood park, Cléothilde Lefebvre-Bergeron said.

1 dead in northeast Calgary house fire

The Calgary Fire Department was alerted to the fire in the 100 block of 25th Avenue N.E. at around 11:30 p.m.

79-year-old pedestrian killed after being hit by SUV in St. Catharines: police

The St. Catharines woman was crossing Geneva Street when she was struck by a 2007 Chevrolet Equinox.

Wolastoqyik First Nation holds river 'reclaiming' ceremony

The movement to rename the St. John River to Wolastoq is gaining momentum.