AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:06:32 -0500 Canadian bus beheader gets more freedoms Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:57:17 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/28/CN--Bus.Beheading-Review/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Bus.Beheading-Review c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2413 WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — A man who beheaded a fellow passenger aboard a Greyhound bus in Manitoba seven years ago was granted more freedoms Friday and could eventually be moved into a community group home. Toronto-bound jet with smoke in cabin lands in Pennsylvania Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:33:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/27/US--Emergency.Landing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Emergency.Landing c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:22c4 JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Toronto-bound jet with 35 people aboard has made an emergency landing in Pennsylvania over smoke from a shorted-out cabin light. Canadian citizenship oath to Queen to remain law Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:25:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/27/CN-Canada-Citizenship-Oath/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Citizenship-Oath c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1bcd OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Immigrants to Canada will have to keep taking an oath to the Queen Elizabeth II after the Supreme Court of Canada refused Thursday to hear a challenge to the citizenship requirement. Lawyer for Al-Jazeera journalist blasts Canadian government Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:06:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/26/CN--Canada-Egypt.Al-Jazeera.Journalist/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Egypt.Al-Jazeera.Journalist c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:1a87 TORONTO (AP) — The lawyer for a Canadian Al-Jazeera journalist criticized the Canadian government Thursday for not doing enough to secure his release from Egypt. You want a piece of me?! Rob Ford auctions off some items Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:25:24 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/25/CN--Canada.Ford/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Ford c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:13e4 TORONTO (AP) — Anyone interested in buying a piece of Rob Ford history has the chance to do so. Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:06:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/25/US--Editorial-Rdp/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Editorial-Rdp c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:12a8 Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: 4 children die in Manitoba house fire Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:42:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/25/CN-Canada-House-Fire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-House-Fire c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:10d8 KANE, Manitoba (AP) — The fire chief in a rural municipality in central Canada says four children have died in a house fire. AP EXPLAINS: How Niagara Falls freezes ... or does it? Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:31:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/25/US--AP.Explains-Frozen.Niagara.Falls/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--AP.Explains-Frozen.Niagara.Falls c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:e52 NEW YORK (AP) — It's a stunning sight: Niagara Falls, the world's most famous waterfall, apparently frozen in place. The icy spectacle, brought on by weeks of severe cold, has drawn a steady flow of intrepid tourists. But is it really frozen? Not exactly. Here's a brief explanation of what really happens when the mighty Niagara River appears to form a crystalline cascade: Canadian soldier sentenced planned attack on veterans office Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:16:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/25/CN--Canada-Office.Attack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Office.Attack c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:c59 CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — A former Canadian soldier who was planning to attack a Veterans Affairs office has been sentenced to four years in prison. Toronto police stumped by mysterious tunnel Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:49:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/24/CN-Canada-Mystery-Tunnel/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Mystery-Tunnel c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:970 TORONTO (AP) — Police are asking for the public's help in trying to determine who built a mysterious underground tunnel near York University in Toronto. Canada: Oil train accident shows new safety rules inadequate Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:44:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/23/CN--Canada-Oil.Train.Derails/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Oil.Train.Derails c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:3ce TORONTO (AP) — A fiery oil train derailment in Ontario this month suggests new safety requirements for tank cars carrying flammable liquids are inadequate, Canada's transport safety board announced Monday. Canada toughens liability standards after oil train disaster Fri, 20 Feb 2015 20:12:58 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/20/CN--Canada-Oil.Trains/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Oil.Trains c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-f7c OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's railways will have to pay for a disaster relief fund under proposed legislation introduced in response to an oil train explosion that killed 47 people in Quebec in 2013. Online campaign raises thousands for Toronto toddler funeral Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:52:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/20/CN--Canada-Dead.Toddler/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Dead.Toddler c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-f7b TORONTO (AP) — The heartbreaking story of a three-year-old boy who died after wandering away from a Toronto apartment into the bitter cold is prompting an outpouring of generosity. Man charged in veteran attack now charged in triple homicide Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:43:16 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/20/CN--Canada-Veteran.Attacked/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Veteran.Attacked c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-fb9 OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A Canadian man accused in the home invasion attack of a 101-year-old World War II veteran is now facing murder charges in the killing of three people in 2007. Canada lawmaker blames tight underwear for missed vote Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:33:48 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/20/CN--Canada-Underwear.Excuse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Underwear.Excuse c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-fb8 OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A Canadian politician has blamed cheap, tight underwear for his sudden departure from Parliament causing him to miss a vote on anti-terror legislation. Toronto boy dies after wandering away from apartment Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:08:59 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/19/CN-Canada-Missing-Boy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Missing-Boy c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-177a TORONTO (AP) — A 3-year-old Toronto boy died Thursday after wandering away from an apartment building into bitterly cold weather overnight. TransCanada to seek US approval for $600M Upland Pipeline Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:49:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/19/US--Upland.Pipeline/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Upland.Pipeline c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-1753 BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Canadian company behind the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline will seek U.S. government approval for another pipeline — this one going north. Canada says mad cow born 2 years after regulations toughened Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:39:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/18/CN-Canada-Mad-Cow/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Mad-Cow c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-1c7b EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Canada's food safety organization says a cow discovered on an Alberta farm with mad cow disease was born two years after the government imposed a tougher ban on animal feed to guard against the disease. Canada dismemberment killer drops appeal Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:50:19 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/18/CN--Canada-Body.Parts/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Body.Parts c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-1f3e TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian man dropped his appeal Wednesday of a life sentence for killing and dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing his body parts to schools and political parties. 2 accused in alleged Halifax mall plot face more charges Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:34:51 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/02/17/CN--Canada-Halifax.Plot/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Halifax.Plot c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:-2580 HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — An American woman and a Canadian man accused of plotting to open fire in a Halifax shopping mall now face more charges.