AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:24:23 -0500 Ex-Gitmo detainee Khadr seeks bail pending US appeal Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:18:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/23/CN-Canada-Guantanamo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Guantanamo c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-370b TORONTO (AP) — The lawyer for former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr says his client will seek bail while a judge decides his appeal in the United States over his disputed conviction for war crimes. US man in Canadian chemical case appears in court Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:46:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/23/CN--Canada-Evacuations/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Evacuations c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-37a1 HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — A U.S. man at the center of an investigation into the discovery of hazardous chemicals in various Halifax locations has appeared in court on charges of uttering threats against police and possessing a dangerous chemical. Michigan men arrested at tunnel not big threat, cops say Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:14:54 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/23/US-Detroit-Tunnel-Weapons/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-Detroit-Tunnel-Weapons c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-3d47 DETROIT (AP) — Police in Windsor, Ontario, say two Michigan men accused of bringing illegal weapons into Canada from Detroit didn't pose a national security threat. Police: US man in Canadian chemical case threatened police Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:24:48 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/22/CN--Canada-Evacuations/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Evacuations c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-40ed TORONTO (AP) — A U.S. man at the center of an investigation into hazardous chemicals has been charged with uttering threats against police and possessing a dangerous chemical, police announced Thursday. Hillary Clinton declines to take position on Keystone Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:19:12 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/21/US--DEM.2016-Clinton/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--DEM.2016-Clinton c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-47d1 WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton on Wednesday declined again to take a position on the Keystone XL pipeline, telling an audience in Canada that she would not express her views because of an ongoing review by the State Department. Ottawa police arrest man after hotel evacuation Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:18:50 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/21/CN--Canada-Evacuations/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Evacuations c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-4805 TORONTO (AP) — A 42-year-old man was arrested at an Ottawa hotel Wednesday following an overnight investigation linked to the discovery of what police said were dangerous chemicals 1,400 kilometers (870 miles) away in the Halifax area of Nova Scotia. Canada's central bank cuts key interest rate Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:05:54 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/21/CN--Canada-Interest.Rate/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Interest.Rate c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-4806 TORONTO (AP) — Canada's central bank is cutting its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point because of the recent sharp drop in oil prices. Canadian soldiers directing air strikes in Iraq Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:40:07 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/20/CN-Canada-Islamic-State/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Islamic-State c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-4cd1 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian special forces in northern Iraq have been helping Kurdish peshmerga fighters by directing coalition airstrikes against Islamic State extremists — work generally considered risky because it means they are close to the battle against the group. Canadian soldiers exchange fire with ISIS in Iraq Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:41:50 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/19/CN--Canada-Islamic.State/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Islamic.State c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-5405 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian soldiers opened fire on Islamic State group extremists in Iraq over the last week in what was apparently the first ground firefight between Western troops and ISIS. 2 Mounties shot, in hospital, suspect found dead in Alberta Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:26:46 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/17/CN--Canada-Police.Shot/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Police.Shot c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-6046 ST. ALBERT, Alberta (AP) — Two Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers were seriously wounded Saturday, with one suffering life-threatening injuries, after they were shot at a casino in the central Alberta city of St. Albert. Canadian actor-writer Don Harron dies at age 90 Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:07:31 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/17/CN-Canada-Obit-Don-Harron/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Obit-Don-Harron c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-5e2e TORONTO (AP) — Don Harron, who entertained TV audiences in Canada and the U.S. with his comic alter ego Charlie Farquharson and helped bring the Canadian classic novel "Anne of Green Gables" to the stage, died Saturday. He was 90. Canadian actor and writer Don Harron has died at age 90 Sat, 17 Jan 2015 17:54:47 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/17/CN-Canada-Obit-Don.Harron/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Obit-Don.Harron c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-5e9b TORONTO (AP) — Don Harron, who entertained TV audiences in Canada and the U.S. with his comic alter ego Charlie Farquharson and helped bring the Canadian classic novel "Anne of Green Gables" to the stage, has died. He was 90. Litany of problems pushes Target into giving up on Canada Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:56:04 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/15/US--Target-Canada/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Target-Canada c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-6f67 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is giving up on its money-losing foray into Canada after just two years, closing 133 stores and cutting loose more than 17,000 employees. Alberta likely to face recession because of low oil prices Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:29:26 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/13/CN-Canada-Alberta-Recession-Predictions/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Alberta-Recession-Predictions c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-7d63 TORONTO (AP) — Alberta's oil-heavy economy will likely dip into recession as oil prices plunge, according to a report by a Canadian economic think-tank. 2 plead not guilty to leaving Canada Day 2013 bombs Tue, 13 Jan 2015 17:22:44 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/13/CN--Canada-Terror.Charges/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Terror.Charges c9d8ec1afb93944a:-38a0ba8f:14ae3e28837:-7c4d VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Two people have pleaded not guilty to charges of leaving pressure cooker bombs at British Columbia's provincial legislature on Canada Day, when thousands of people were expected to be there. Canadian police make third terror arrest Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:14:01 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/12/CN--Canada-Terror.Arrest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Terror.Arrest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:14aac10b913:-3c17 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police have arrested a third man in an alleged terrorist conspiracy. Quebec town: Train disaster settlement provides very little Mon, 12 Jan 2015 18:26:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/12/CN-Canada-Oil-Train-Derailment/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Oil-Train-Derailment c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:14aac10b913:-3bdf MONTREAL (AP) — The deputy mayor of a Quebec town where a fiery oil train derailment killed 47 people said Monday a proposed settlement fund for victims represents just a fraction of what's needed. Twin brothers living in Ottawa face terrorism charges Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:30:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/10/CN--Canada-Terrorism.Charges/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Terrorism.Charges c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:14aac10b913:-4b9f TORONTO (AP) — Twin brothers living in Ottawa have been arrested on terrorism-related charges, including one count of attempting to travel abroad to engage in terrorist activities. Canada police: 2 brothers face terror charges Fri, 09 Jan 2015 23:12:11 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/10/CN--Canada-Terrorism.Arrests/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Terrorism.Arrests c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:14aac10b913:-4d6a OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Royal Canadian Mounted Police say two brothers have been arrested and charged with terrorism related offences. Cosby heckled at Canada show Fri, 09 Jan 2015 22:10:22 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/01/10/CN-Canada-Bill-Cosby/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Bill-Cosby c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:14aac10b913:-4e07 HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — Hecklers stood up and chanted repeatedly "we believe the women" at Bill Cosby's third and final performance of a Canadian tour Friday night.