A mother was charged with murder after she locked herself in the bathroom of a New York City restaurant on Monday with her one-year-old son, who was later pronounced dead, police said.
DENVER - The mother of Colorado cinema gunman James Holmes says in a new book that she prays prosecutors "stop this quest for death" and allow her son to plead guilty and avoid possible execution, a California newspaper reported on Monday.
The passengers and crew aboard the Air Canada jet that crash-landed in Halifax early Sunday are "pretty lucky" no one was seriously injured when the Airbus hit an antenna causing the landing gear to be torn off, a Transportation Safety Board investigator said.
A frantic rescue operation was launched Monday afternoon after a passenger on the BC Ferries vessel Queen of Oak Bay went overboard.
A 25-year-old man who racked up a string of charges in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont., and has been wanted by London police since November is charged with a brutal sexual assault in Vancouver.
Vancouver City Hall is considering a ban on old-model water cooling systems used for air conditioners and other equipment used in restaurants, hospitals and office buildings as part of its conservation efforts.
DALLAS - A Texas mother was arrested for leaving her 7-year-old daughter in a dumpster overnight after saying that she drank vodka but remembered little else about the evening, police said on Monday.
The public will have the opportunity to learn more about a proposed fire hall and social housing addition planned for construction in south Vancouver at an open house on April 1.
The Taseko Mines’ defamation suit against the Wilderness Committee is heading back to B.C. Supreme Court for final arguments Tuesday.
The Vancouver Police Department is hardly alone when it comes to the challenges of keeping the force fully staffed — according to Stats Canada’s numbers released Monday, the comparative strength of police to population has fallen in almost every single province and territory over the past four years.
Following up on the “any means necessary” warning from the Heiltsuk First Nation, community members are angry over the gillnet herring fishery after talks with the government recently broke down.
HARRISBURG, Pa.- A Pennsylvania man was helping decorate his mother-in-law's tombstone on Monday ahead of the Easter holiday when it suddenly toppled over, pinning him underneath and killing him, a cemetery caretaker said.
A Winnipeg mother is vigorously defending a man who gave her son an award in jest that unwittingly set off a firestorm of Facebook comments.
In another olive branch to Canada's veterans, on Monday the federal government announced more money for injured soldiers.
B.C.’s privacy watchdog has called out the District of Saanich for breaching the privacy rights of its employees – following allegations made earlier this year by its new mayor that district staff spied on his computer activity.
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued nine crew members from the Nova Scotia tall ship Liana's Ransom off the coast of Gloucester, Mass., early Monday after its sails wrapped around the mast in high winds and the engines failed.
The House of Commons passed a motion Monday night to extend Canada's mission against ISIS in Iraq for another year and expand operations to Syria.
A University of California, Berkeley student reported missing after a fraternity party at another campus over the weekend was identified on Monday as the person killed when he was struck by a car early on Saturday, police said on Monday.
Maybe he cracked under the pressure of the prosecutor giving him the turd degree.