Former soldiers, veterans advocates and lawmakers were presented with duelling theories about what might be at the heart of a sudden chain of suicides and attempted suicides this fall among serving members of the Canadian military.
The Public Safety Department for Fredericton says a Mountie who publicly complained about not being able to smoke medicinal marijuana while on the job was subdued with a stun gun and charged with assaulting another RCMP officer.
Manitoba's capital is the first Canadian city to join a United Nations campaign aimed at reducing violence against women and there's hope that the move will specifically address why a disproportionate number of Canada's aboriginal women are victims.
Alice Munro proudly watched daughter Jenny accept the Nobel Prize on her behalf in Stockholm on Tuesday, and reflected back on a writing life that began when she was a girl growing up in rural Ontario with "unreasonable" expectations.
Among the thousands of people who attended the memorial service for Nelson Mandela were a number of Canadian politicians and dignitaries who bonded under a common cause: honouring the life of the anti-apartheid hero.
Canada has filed a claim that dramatically expands the country's boundaries in the Atlantic Ocean, but it will be a few more years before Canadian scientists determine whether that claim can extend all the way to the North Pole.
A devastating fire claims the lives of a family dog and cat early this morning as fire fighters were called to 9 Pinehurst Pl in St. Thomas. All family members did make it out and were taken to Hospital. As of yet there is no cause of the fire or damage estimates.