Monday, August 20, 2018

Spanish police shoot man trying to attack police station

MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish police said on Monday they had shot a man armed with a knife as he tried to attack a police...

U.K. woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

A British woman was rescued Sunday after falling from a cruise ship and spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night,...

Britain to stop some aid for Syrian opposition in rebel-held areas

(Reuters) - The UK government said on Monday it was ending funding for some aid programs in rebel-held areas of Syria. “As the situation on...

At least 19 killed by militants in northeast Nigeria, survivor says

At least 19 people were killed in a militant attack on a village in northeast Nigeria in the early hours of Sunday,...

All eyes on Andrew Scheer as Conservative convention set for Halifax

After a week of internal caucus squabbles, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will try to refocus the spotlight on trying to convince Canadians his party...

B.C. Wildfires 2018: Flights cancelled as smoke chokes airports

Flights at several airports in B.C.'s Interior and West Kootenay regions have been cancelled or delayed Sunday as wildfire smoke continues to choke the...

At least 19 killed by Islamists in northeast Nigeria – survivor

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - At least 19 people were killed in an Islamist militant attack on a village in northeast Nigeria in the early...

Dreaded invasive fish makes its way into Kejimkujik Park

An invasive species of fish has been sighted for the first time at Kejimkujik National Park in Nova Scotia, and officials are doing everything in...

David Milgaard says thank you to Catholic prison ministry volunteers

It's been more than two decades since David Milgaard was released from prison after serving more than 20 years for a rape and murder...

Brazil to send in troops after Venezuelan migrants attacked in border town

The Brazilian government plans to send troops to the border town of Pacaraima after residents there attacked Venezuelan migrants.