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Newfoundland officer testifies he wasn't aware RCMP urged caution with Dunphy

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:53am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The Newfoundland police officer who shot and killed Don Dunphy at his home on Easter Sunday 2015 says he would have taken backup if he had known about an old...

Grassy Narrows chief wants Trudeau's commitment to mercury cleanup

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:51am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

TORONTO — The chief of the Grassy Narrows First Nation says he welcomes Ontario's promise to find mercury hot spots that have poisoned the water, but he wants the federal...

Mexico: no warrants for actress Kate del Castillo

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:51am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

MEXICO CITY — The spokeswoman for Mexico's Attorney General's Office says there are no warrants for actress Kate del Castillo, but she has been "mentioned" in criminal...

Airport shooting suspect blamed 'mind control,' IS ties

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:47am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport told investigators initially he was under government mind...

Rodney Wailing, 45, died after being found seriously injured in an Avenue I home on Jan. 11, 2017.

Friend grieves for man reported murdered in Saskatoon

By Bryn Levy January 17, 2017 - 11:45am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:45am

A long-time friend is still trying to come to terms with the loss of a 45-year-old man allegedly murdered last week.

Rodney Wailing died on Jan. 11 after being rushed to...

CNN's documentary 'The End' tracks end of Obama presidency

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:38am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK — Less than 48 hours before President Barack Obama leaves office, CNN will air an intimate tribute told through the workdays and accounts of key White House staff...

Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:10am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

ISTANBUL — The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish authorities said Tuesday. They...

Hip-hop podcast host charged in fatal NYC concert shooting

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

NEW YORK — A hip-hop podcast host has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a popular New York City concert venue last year that left a rapper's bodyguard dead and two...

Police believe a string of robberies taking place in Regina could be related.

Regina police say restaurant robberies could be related

By 980 CJME January 17, 2017 - 11:06am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:06am

Police believe a series of robberies at restaurants in Regina might be related.

Police said six cases have taken place in the past months, usually late at night. The...

Markets Right Now: US stocks move slightly lower

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:01am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

11:45 a.m.

Stocks are moving slightly lower on Wall Street, led by declines in banks...

Interior nominee Zinke urges array of uses for federal lands

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 10:58am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump's choice for interior secretary says the nation's vast federal lands should be used for a variety of purposes, from hiking, hunting,...

Norway defends mass murderer Breivik's prison conditions

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 10:54am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:15am

OSLO — Norway on Tuesday defended the prison conditions under which mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is being held.

The state attorney presented its closing...

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