RCMP release more information about four victims of northern Alberta house fire

FOX LAKE, Alta. – RCMP have released more information about four people found dead Saturday after a house fire in northern Alberta. The dead have been identified as a 78-year-old man and woman, an eight-year-old boy, and a seven-year-old girl. The fire happened in Fox Lake on the Little Red River Cree Nation, a remote […]

White teacher fired for telling students his race is ‘superior one’

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Three older women next to mural that reads ‘Bohls Middle School.’ Photo by Bohls Middle School /Facebook Article content A white middle school teacher in Texas was fired after he made racist comments to his students. Advertisement 2 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Article content […]

Canada monitoring ‘very closely’ reports of Russian missiles striking Poland: Anand – National | Globalnews.ca

The federal government is monitoring “very closely” reports indicating Russian missiles crossed into NATO member Poland, National Defence Minister Anita Anand says. The apparent strike was in Przewodow, a Polish village near the border with Ukraine, a senior U.S. intelligence official told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because […]

Republicans just a seat away from control of House, says report

Republicans are on the cusp of retaking control of the House, just one shy of the 218 seats the party needs to secure a majority, raising the prospect of a divided government in Washington. Democrats have already won control of the Senate, securing 50 seats with a runoff in Georgia next month […]

Alleged Chinese interference ‘intolerable,’ Joly says as Trudeau meets Xi at G20 – National | Globalnews.ca

Alleged Chinese interference in Canadian society is “intolerable,” Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly said Tuesday as federal leaders met with their counterparts amid the G20 Summit. According to a senior government source, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau initiated a conversation with President Xi Jinping following a morning meeting of G20 leaders in Bali, Indonesia. It lasted […]

Small earthquake reported north of Montreal

A small earthquake rattled an area north of Montreal Monday night, according to Earthquakes Canada.  The 3.7-magnitude quake happened at 9:23 p.m. about 26 kilometres north of the island and was “strongly felt” in the Montreal region, the government agency said. The quake had a depth of 10 kilometres and there were no reports of […]