assisted death

Family of woman granted assisted death speaks out

EDMONTON - The family of an Alberta woman suffering from a mental condition is thanking the courts for granting her a doctor-assisted death. The woman,...
bison

Syncrude says bison herd holding up well

CALGARY - A vicious wildfire nicknamed "the beast" hasn't caused too much trouble for nearly 200 beasts that roam a reclaimed oilsands mine north...
Movati Athletic

Ottawa woman fights health club over tank top

OTTAWA - Saying she felt "degraded," an Ottawa woman is pursuing a possible human rights complaint against a local health club that asked her...
Ruth Ellen Brosseau

Brosseau: ‘Personal attacks’ since PM’s elbow

OTTAWA - Ruth Ellen Brosseau says she has faced personal attacks since she was elbowed in the House of Commons by Prime Minister Justin...
canadian currency

Five ways Canada can boost long-term growth

MONTREAL - Dominic Barton, global managing director of consulting company McKinsey & Co., was appointed chair of the federal government's team of advisers who...
salmon

Regulator accepts genetically modified salmon

OTTAWA - A genetically engineered salmon has been approved for sale for consumption by humans and livestock feed by Canadian food regulators. Health Canada and...
Alberta Wildfires

Fort McMurray fire threat moving into Saskatchewan

EDMONTON - Officials say the threat of the Fort McMurray wildfire has diminished as the flames move into Saskatchewan. Alberta senior wildlife manager Chad Morrison...
Parliament Hill

Commons gamesmanship is ‘war by other means’

OTTAWA - For Canadians watching this week's Parliament Hill meltdown with all its competing claims of procedural skulduggery, sorting out the House of Commons...
Syrian Women

Syrian women disclosing domestic abuse

OTTAWA - A Toronto-based organization working with Syrian refugees says one woman a week is disclosing she's a victim of domestic violence. Huda Bukhari of...
MorleySafer

Morley Safer remembered for ‘remarkable career’

The late Morley Safer is being remembered for a "remarkable career" that placed the veteran Canadian journalist on the front lines of landmark news...