Friday, August 17, 2018

As Myanmar grapples with Rohingya crisis Pope stresses unity in diversity

YANGON (Reuters) - Pope Francis met leaders of several faiths in majority-Buddhist Myanmar on Tuesday, stressing the importance of “unity in diversity” but making...

White Yale Student Calls Police on Black Coed Sleeping in a Dorm's Common Area

The school said that the police had "admonished" the white student and that it would hold listening sessions. Watch TV shows, movies and more...

Man arrested following security incident on Parliament Hill

A 24-year-old man is in custody following an alleged security incident on Parliament Hill during the Changing of the Guard ceremony this morning. "An incident took place...

Men’s soccer league refuses top Canadian goaltender because she’s a woman

An international men's soccer league has no room for Canada's top female player. Stephanie Labbé is considered the No. 1 player in the country. She earned...

‘This is the new Saskatchewan’: Brad Wall makes final speech, vote for new premier...

A new leader of the Saskatchewan Party and the province will be announced today. Five candidates are in the running to replace...

Government of Canada celebrates strong support for cutting-edge research

The Government of Canada values the role that scientists play in contributing to the discoveries and innovations that lead to a strong economy, sustainable environment and vibrant middle class. The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, was at the...

Hundreds of refugees remain stuck despite U.S.-Australia pact, N.Z. offer

Australia's prime minister said Friday that his country will not consider options for resettling refugees languishing on Pacific islands until the United...

Candace Derksen’s parents hold onto love with candles

You can see the glow in the living room from the window outside the Derksen family's home. Thirty-three candles are lit to represent the...

Wynne may have exceeded expectations in leaders’ debate, but does it matter?

Kathleen Wynne must surely be tired of being asked why no one likes her. But the Liberal leader tackled the indignity head-on in Sunday night's provincial election...

DOJ tinkers with immigration courts to speed deportations

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions at a White House discussion on sanctuary cities, March 20, 2018. (Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images) More It is a judicial bureaucracy...