Thursday, October 18, 2018

Woman escapes from alleged kidnappers at Alta. car wash

Police say three people have been taken into custody after a woman escaped from the trunk of a vehicle in a car wash in Westaskiwin. Wetaskiwin RCMP said the woman...

Syrian Druze bury dead as anger over Islamic State attacks grows

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria’s government-held city of Sweida on Thursday buried dozens of its inhabitants who were killed a day before in coordinated assaults...

Spaghetti-stealing bear breaks up lunch, alters Israeli girl’s career plans

A black bear in Manitoba's Whiteshell frightened a family before stealing their spaghetti lunch and changing the direction of a young girl's future profession. Michal Schaap Fogler,...

Slaying at scenic mountain inn rattles seasonal workers

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A woman working a summer job at a North Carolina mountain lodge was out hiking when, authorities say, a co-worker...

Irreplaceable regalia stolen from Regina man

Terence Friday has to put his love of powwow dancing on hold after his essential regalia was stolen Tuesday night. Friday said the green suitcase...

Mollie Tibbetts Update: Investigators Hope Fitbit Will Help Them Find Missing Iowa Student

Mollie Tibbets was last seen jogging in her boyfriend's neighborhood. More Investigators are hoping electronic data from a physical activity device will help them find 20-year-old...

Armenia charges ex-president Kocharyan, seeks his arrest

YEREVAN (Reuters) - Armenian investigators on Thursday charged former President Robert Kocharyan with usurping power and filed a court motion to arrest him, the...

Canada’s housing sector faces high degree of instability for 8th quarter: CMHC

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation says the country's housing sector is facing a high degree of vulnerability to market instability for the eighth...

Syria’s Assad says Russian military needed in Syria long term: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Thursday Russian forces were needed in the country long-term and for more than just fighting...

Longest eclipse of century to darken parts of Asia and Africa — but you...

The moon will glide into Earth's shadow Friday in what will be the longest lunar eclipse of the century. While it won't...