AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:17:46 -0400 Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:15:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/24/CN--Arctic.Council/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Arctic.Council c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-7431 IQALUIT, Canada (AP) — The United States, Russia and other Arctic countries looked past Ukraine's civil war and other tensions Friday, vowing to cooperate on preventing oil spills near the North Pole and combating climate change in a region warming faster than any other. Kerry backs Saudi strikes in Yemen as long as Houthis fight Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:06:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/24/CN--United.States-Saudi.Arabia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--United.States-Saudi.Arabia c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-732c IQALUIT, Canada (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is backing Saudi Arabian airstrikes against Houthi rebels as long as the rebels persist in attacking Yemeni government forces. Speaker of Canada's Senate, Pierre Claude Nolin, dies at 64 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:44:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/24/CN--Canada-Obit-Nolin/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Obit-Nolin c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-73cd OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Speaker of Canada's Senate, Pierre Claude Nolin, has died after a five-year battle with a rare form of cancer. Canadian judge orders release of ex-Guantanamo detainee Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:14:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/24/CN--Canada-Guantanamo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Guantanamo c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-75d0 TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian judge on Friday ordered the release of a former Guantanamo Bay inmate while he appeals his conviction in a Washington court for war crimes, including killing a U.S. soldier. 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits British Columbia, no damage Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:03:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/24/CN--Canada-Earthquake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Earthquake c9d8ec1afb93944a:5376668d:14ce60e9ef2:-75b8 QUEEN CHARLOTTE CITY, British Columbia (AP) — A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck British Columbia's north coast Friday. No damage or injuries have been reported. Mother and 3 children dead in Canadian home Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:50:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/22/CN-Canada-Family-Dead/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Family-Dead c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:1350 TISDALE, Saskatchewan (AP) — A woman and three children have been killed in a small community in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, and police say the suspect is also dead. Low wages, trade deals luring auto plants and jobs to Mexico Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:30:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/21/US--Making.Cars.in.Mexico/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Making.Cars.in.Mexico c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:b06 DETROIT (AP) — Mexico has become the most attractive place in North America to build new automobile factories, a shift that has siphoned jobs from the U.S. and Canada, yet helped keep car and truck prices in check for consumers. Canada to issue Al-Jazeera journalist a passport Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:16:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/20/CN-Canada-Egypt-Al-Jazeera/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Egypt-Al-Jazeera c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:5f8 TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government said Monday it will issue a passport to Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy who remains in Egypt on bail while awaiting trial on terror charges, reversing an earlier decision denying him one. For some, prom is a platform for good deeds, social change Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:51:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/20/US--Proms-Social.Change/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Proms-Social.Change c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:3a3 NEW YORK (AP) — Proms have traditionally been a night of glamour and romance, complete with backstage drama over dates and dresses. But prom culture is changing. Some teens now see prom as an opportunity to be inclusive rather than exclusive. They're using proms as vehicles for good deeds and to take a stand on issues that matter to them. Cirque de Soleil sells majority stake to private equity Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:24:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/20/CN-Canada-Cirque-de-Soleil/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Cirque-de-Soleil c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:344 MONTREAL (AP) — The Cirque de Soleil has signed a deal to sell a majority stake in the famed circus group to U.S. private equity firm TPG for an undisclosed price. Canada charges 4 British Navy sailors with sex assault Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:25:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/17/CN--Canada-UK.Navy-Sex.Assault/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-UK.Navy-Sex.Assault c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-a8a TORONTO (AP) — Canada's military on Friday charged four British Navy sailors with sexual assault causing bodily harm at a Canadian Forces base in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Adventurous raccoon makes 58-story climb up Toronto crane Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:41:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/17/CN-Canada-Raccoon-Climb/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Raccoon-Climb c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-c6f TORONTO (AP) — A death-defying raccoon has caused a sensation in Toronto for climbing a crane about 698 feet (213 meters) up a downtown skyscraper. Fire breaks out at deep-water terminal in Canada Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:38:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/17/CN-Terminal-Fire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Terminal-Fire c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-dfe SQUAMISH, British Columbia (AP) — Dark, smelly smoke from a fire at a deep-water port billowed over the town of Squamish, forcing officials to ask residents to stay indoors. CBC executives let go after critical report on host case Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:38:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/16/CN-Canada-CBC-Radio-Host/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-CBC-Radio-Host c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1166 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Broadcasting Corp. has severed ties with two top executives after an independent report released Thursday found management condoned inappropriate behavior by a disgraced former radio host. Russia criticizes Canada for sending troops to Ukraine Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:39:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/15/CN--Canada-Russia-Ukraine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Russia-Ukraine c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1858 TORONTO (AP) — Russia called Canada's decision to send 200 military trainers to Ukraine "counterproductive and deplorable" on Wednesday. Canada to join US effort to train Ukrainian troops Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:27:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/14/CN-Canada-Ukraine-Training/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Ukraine-Training c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-211a TORONTO (AP) — Canada is sending 200 military trainers to Ukraine, joining the U.S. and Britain an effort to bolster the country's forces against Russian aggression. 3 people stabbed in Vancouver, suspect killed by police Thu, 09 Apr 2015 23:40:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/10/CN--Shooting-Stabbing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Shooting-Stabbing c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-39a4 VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Officers shot and killed a man Thursday after three people were stabbed outside a church in the Downtown Eastside neighborhood, investigators said. Quebec university classes canceled after clashes with police Thu, 09 Apr 2015 11:11:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/09/CN-Canada-Montreal-University-Protests/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Montreal-University-Protests c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-3e7e MONTREAL (AP) — Classes in a building at a downtown Montreal university are canceled for the day after more than 250 students occupied it for several hours and ended up clashing with police overnight. Canada sells its multibillion-dollar stake in General Motors Mon, 06 Apr 2015 22:34:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/07/CN-Canada-GM-Stake/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-GM-Stake c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-50c1 OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Canadian government has unloaded its multibillion-dollar stake in General Motors. Canada's Hockey Hall of Fame names Rob Ford board member Sun, 05 Apr 2015 04:34:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2015/04/05/CN--Canada-Rob.Ford-Hockey.Hall/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Rob.Ford-Hockey.Hall c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-5b12 TORONTO (AP) — Two things Canada is most known for, whether it likes it or not, are hockey and ex-Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.