Monday, June 24, 2019

Avril Lavigne announces 1st tour since Lyme disease diagnosis

Avril Lavigne is pushing ahead with plans for her first tour in five years. The Napanee, Ont., singer-songwriter announced a 15-date North American tour, which includes...

Father accused in son’s death says boy wasn’t sick enough to make parents worry

A father accused in his son's death is testifying in a southern Alberta courtroom where the man and his wife are accused of failing...

Milan-Cortina’s winning bid highlights why no one wants to host the Olympics

A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: Milan-Cortina awarded the 2026 Winter Olympics amid lacklustre...

Meng Wanzhou’s lawyers say Canada should end extradition for ‘national interests’

Lawyers for Meng Wanzhou say it would be in "Canada's national interests" to drop extradition proceedings against the Huawei chief financial officer. Meng's legal team are...

Court ruling on military insurance policy sheds light on murder-suicide

A dispute over who should benefit from a life insurance policy is offering a glimpse into the tragic events leading to the deaths of...

Aviation experts question security, passenger safety after sleeping woman left on plane

Aviation experts are raising security and passenger safety concerns after a woman was left sleeping on a parked Air Canada aircraft with the lights...

More Canadians report high levels of happiness after age 55: survey

A new national survey suggests Canadians are happier after age 55 and when they earn a higher income, but also indicates most don't consider...

Edmonton-area doctor admits he had sex with vulnerable, opioid-addicted patient

A Stony Plain family physician has admitted to having sex with four of his patients and prescribing high levels of opioids to one, even though that...

Pompeo discusses Iran with Gulf allies amid escalating crisis

RIYADH/DUBAI (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed Iran and maritime security with rich Gulf Arab allies during a trip to the...

Russian air force plane lands in Venezuela: witness, website

An airplane with the Russian flag is seen at Simon Bolivar International Airport in Caracas, Venezuela June 24, 2019. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero MAIQUETIA, Venezuela...