CANADIAN NEWS / Top Stories

10
Detroit suspends water shutoffs for 15 days
The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is suspending its water shutoffs for 15 days starting today to give residents another chance to prove they are unable to pay their bills.
Comment
10
Casey Kasem's remains sent to Montreal
The head of a Washington state funeral home that had initial responsibility for radio personality Casey Kasem says he personally made sure his remains were put on a flight to Montreal last Monday.
Comment

1
CommentLaw & Order | 4:05 PM on Tuesday
Matthew de Grood will be tested to see if he meets the criteria for being not criminally responsible for five counts of first-degree murder
2
CommentLaw & Order | 3:15 PM on Tuesday
A man who says he is the father of two of three teens charged with fatally beating two homeless men says that they too were once homeless, and he has no idea what prompted the brutal Friday night attack that police say left the victims unrecognizable.
2
CommentMisc CDN | 2:48 PM on Tuesday
Air Canada has cancelled its scheduled flight to Tel Aviv from Toronto tonight, following the lead of other airlines concerned about rocket fire near Ben Gurion Airport.
4
CommentEnvironmental | 12:24 PM on Tuesday
Statistical analysis of average global temperatures between 1998 and 2013 shows that the slowdown in global warming during this period is consistent with natural variations in temperature, according to research by McGill physics professor Shaun Lovejoy.
4
CommentTech | 12:21 PM on Tuesday
Western Economic Diversification Canada Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment of $3.3 million toward the purchase and installation of specialized advanced manufacturing and p
4
CommentHealth | 12:09 PM on Tuesday
Researchers from the neuroscience department at Florida State University conducted an experiment on mice which, for the first time, made a scientific association between a bad diet and a reduced sense of smell.
4
CommentFunny | 12:08 PM on Tuesday
The samples were handed out last Wednesday and Thursday from the window of a white Dodge Ram pickup truck parked near 103rd Street and 83 Avenue.
5
CommentUncle Sam | 10:06 AM on Tuesday
In a dramatic split decision, two federal appellate panels disagreed on whether billions of dollars of government subsidies that helped 4.7 million people buy insurance on HealthCare.gov are legal.
7
CommentLaw & Order | 8:21 AM on Tuesday
A man shot at a baseball field in Manitoba on Sunday had already surrendered to police when they opened fire, Norway House First Nation chief Ron Evans says
8
CommentMisc CDN | 8:20 AM on Tuesday
At a time when international adoption is on the wane in many countries, it is becoming a surprising — and controversial — growth industry in Florida, where some birth mothers are seemingly looking to Canada as a kind of promised land.
6
CommentSports | 7:39 AM on Tuesday
Chantal Petitclerc has watched the Maple Leaf go up to the sounds of O Canada countless times over her illustrious 20-year career as a wheelchair racer.
5
CommentEnvironmental | 7:03 AM on Tuesday
Smoke from forest fires has pushed Yellowknife off the charts in terms of compromised air quality, resulting in a reading for more than 10 on the Air Quality Health Index, which represents the highest level of risk to health.
5
CommentLaw & Order | 6:45 AM on Tuesday
The Alberta sheriff fired two years ago for using excessive force on a disabled man at the Red Deer courthouse has been allowed to quietly return to his job, CBC News has learned.
8
CommentStrange | 6:15 AM on Tuesday
8
CommentLaw & Order | 5:15 AM on Tuesday
NEWPORT, Del. — The first time Nigel Sykes tried to get money from the Seasons Pizza restaurant, he did it with a gun, forcing his way into the business through the back door.
6
CommentSports | 1:42 AM on Tuesday
The two professional athletes that were arrested outside of a South Beach nightclub have been bonded out of jail but have yet to make any public comments.
8
CommentLifestyle | 1:39 AM on Tuesday
Bill Clinton reportedly has a buxom blond mistress who visits so often when Hillary Clinton isn’t home in Chappaqua that the former president’s Secret Service detail have given her an unofficial code name: Energizer.
6
CommentShowbiz | 1:30 AM on Tuesday
Two Russian-themed WWE wrestling characters have sparked outrage by incorporating the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 disaster into their act.
6
CommentUncle Sam | 1:27 AM on Tuesday
Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, announced Monday that he is activating up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border as he accuses the federal government of offering "lip service" on border security.
7
CommentEnvironmental | 10:26 PM on Monday
The globe is on a hot streak, setting a heat record in June. That's after the world broke a record in May.
7
CommentLaw & Order | 6:00 PM on Monday
Shadow of FBI Lab scandal grows; Kevin Martin is 5th D.C. man found wrongly imprisoned since 2009
9
CommentMilitary | 5:57 PM on Monday
SSgt. Ryan Pitts received the Medal of Honor for his actions in Wanat, Afghanistan in 2008 Monday.
9
CommentBusiness | 5:57 PM on Monday
The impending Canadian launch of fabled American retailers Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue is eagerly anticipated by consumers, but the disastrous rollout of Target stores might make executives pause.
8
CommentMisc World | 3:11 PM on Monday
Cam Cole: Not that Rory McIlroy’s stardom wasn’t predicted, but his father put his money where his mouth was
9
CommentMisc World | 3:10 PM on Monday
The southern section of the San Andreas Fault has not had a quake of more than 7.5-magnitude since 1680 and it is more than a century overdue, seismologists say
8
CommentBusiness | 3:00 PM on Monday
SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) has signed a contract to provide project, engineering and construction management services for Quebec’s first diamond mine
7
CommentHealth | 1:14 PM on Monday
'Chikungunya' means 'that which bends up,' and infected people typically suffer fever, severe joint pain and swelling, muscle aches, headaches or rash
8
CommentEnvironmental | 1:09 PM on Monday
Spend any amount of time reading climate arguments on the Internet, and you'll undoubtedly hear some version of the following argument: the Earth hasn't warmed in 17 years, and none of the climate models predicted that. Although there are a lot of problem
8
CommentBusiness | 9:06 AM on Monday
Apartment set to go up near Catholic University this week is a test for boxy aesthetics and affordable housing
8
CommentMisc World | 9:05 AM on Monday
In India, sorcery, murder and superstition combine.