Militants struck more than a dozen army and police targets in the restive Sinai Peninsula with simultaneous attacks involving a car bomb and mortar rounds on Thursday, killing at least 26 people, including civilians, officials said.
The value of the Canadian dollar continues to drop, tumbling below the 80 cent threshold. While some economists say the currency’s drop represents a return to the Canadian dollar's "natural" value, what it also means is changes in the way Canadians shop.
In the first study of its kind, Canadian researchers are investigating whether probiotics, the good stomach bacteria that aid digestion, regulate the immune system and reduce inflammation, may in fact be a treatment for those with bipolar disorder.
The Canadian dollar hit fresh multi-year lows below the 80-cent US level Thursday against an American currency that strengthened on growing conviction the U.S. Federal Reserve will move to hike rates sooner rather than later.
Canada's top general acknowledged Thursday that the country's military mission in Iraq has "evolved," but continued to deny that Canadian soldiers are engaged in a combat mission against Islamic State militants.