Thursday, June 20, 2019

Israel arrests Italian graffiti artists in West Bank: Palestinians

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Israeli border police on Saturday arrested two Italian graffiti artists who were painting a mural of a jailed Palestinian...

Alberta First Nation mourns firefighter who died battling Ontario forest fires

A First Nation community in northern Alberta is mourning the loss of firefighter Jerry Gadwa, who died Thursday while helping to fight forest fires in Ontario.  "There's obviously...

Alberta First Nation mourns firefighter who died fighting Ontario forest fires

A First Nation community in northern Alberta is mourning the loss of firefighter Jerry Gadwa, who died last week while helping to fight forest fires in Ontario.  "There's obviously...

Seventeen missing as deadly California wildfire spreads: official

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California, U.S., July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage By Alexandria Sage REDDING, Calif. (Reuters)...

How a man born without arms or legs hitchhiked from Calgary to St. John’s

At the beginning of July, Chris Koch had a big idea. He'd pack a bag and head out on the road, trying his best to...

Man reportedly mauled by grizzly bear in northern Alberta

A  forestry contractor was reportedly mauled by a grizzly bear while working in northern Alberta on Friday, RCMP say. The man was working in the...

Mother and 5 of her children die in Michigan motel fire

Hotel residents Cassundra Clements, left, and Sarah Sanders comfort one another after a fire at the Cosmo Extended Stay Motel in...

22-year-old Elsipogtog First Nation woman dead, one man in custody

RCMP are investigating the suspicious death of a 22-year-old woman from the Elsipogtog First Nation.  Police received a 911 call around 2:30 a.m. Saturday saying someone...

‘I would kill your children’: Police looking at confrontation as possible hate crime

A Stoney Creek man has been charged with threatening death after a heated confrontation in a Walmart parking lot that police are also reviewing as a...

‘I would kill your children’: Cops look at Walmart confrontation as possible hate crime

A Stoney Creek man has been charged with threatening death after a heated confrontation in a Walmart parking lot that police are also reviewing as a...