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Canadian resort for vacationers with disabilities saved

MADISON LAKE, Minn. — Residents of a small Minnesota community have rescued a Canadian resort that's equipped to handle disabled vacationers. The Free Press of Mankato (http://bit.
Gov. Scott emphasizes Vermont-Quebec co-operation

Gov. Scott emphasizes Vermont-Quebec co-operation

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott is emphasizing the importance of Vermont-Quebec relations after his first visit to Quebec City as governor to meet Canadian leaders.

Turkish Airlines flight to Toronto evacuated after note seen

ISTANBUL — A Turkish Airlines plane in Istanbul was evacuated Saturday after a suspicious note was discovered in one of its bathrooms.
How Second Cup's promotional Piaggios narrowly avoided the scrap heap

How Second Cup's promotional Piaggios narrowly avoided the scrap heap

OTTAWA — They are the marketing darlings of the Second Cup franchise, and bureaucracy nearly killed them.
Borders, budgetry and Islamophobia: how politics touched Canadians this week

Borders, budgetry and Islamophobia: how politics touched Canadians this week

OTTAWA — What, exactly, does "tweak" mean? The question consumed political Ottawa for days after Donald Trump, in a joint press conference Monday with Justin Trudeau, publicly stated he wants to "be tweaking" the U.S.
B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise

B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise

VANCOUVER — There has been a spike in the proportion of organs coming from donors who have died of drug overdoses in British Columbia, says a leading transplant specialists. Dr.
Rest in peace: The politics of remembering the personal failings of the dead

Rest in peace: The politics of remembering the personal failings of the dead

TORONTO — Tradition dictates that when we bury the dead, we also bury their faults, failings and any transgressions. "Don't speak ill of the dead" is an enduring mantra for many who would rather put their pain to rest than continue to dwell on it.

Single ticket claims Friday night's $26 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for the $26 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw, and it was sold somewhere in Ontario. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Feb. 24 will be approximately $10 million. The Canadian Press

Homes in flood-hit neighbourhood sold at auction in High River, Alta.

HIGH RIVER, Alta. — More than two dozen homes in High River, Alta., have been auctioned off as the provincial government looked to unload some of the property it purchased as part of flood mitigation plans.

Settlement reached in sexual harassment lawsuit against former RCMP spokesman

VANCOUVER — A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit that alleged a former spokesman for the RCMP sexually harassed a colleague.