The parents of a four-year-old girl with cerebral palsy are planning to file a complaint with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal after being told by a local indoor playground that their daughter could not use the space because she would violate their "socks only" policy.
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says an Air Canada plane that crashed at the Halifax Airport touched down more than 300 metres before arriving at the runway and hit an antenna array on the ground.
European investigators are focusing on the psychological state of a 27-year-old German co-pilot who prosecutors say deliberately flew a plane carrying 150 people into a mountain, a French police official said Monday.
Here are the 5 things you need to know this Monday: Transportation Safety Board investigators are examining the scene of a plane crash in Halifax; politicians will vote on whether to extend Canada’s mission against ISIS; the U.K. becomes the first country in the world to offer a meningitis B vaccine; Veterans Affairs is expected to announce improvements to benefits for veterans today; and Tiger Wood’s 19-year streak in the top 100 ranking for golf has come to an end. Plus, meet Hana Nelson who's our pick for newsmaker of the week.
Attorneys for Robin Williams' wife and children are headed to court in their battle over the late comedian's estate. The attorneys are scheduled to appear before a San Francisco probate judge on Monday, as they argue over who should get clothes and other personal items the actor kept at one his Northern California homes.
Pilots make the final call on whether it's safe to land a plane in bad weather, such as the conditions that prevailed early Sunday when an Air Canada passenger jet crashed at Halifax airport, aviation industry experts say.
A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicenter, but prompting no reports of damage or injuries.