The Fort McMurray International Airport has been evacuated after a passenger commented about blowing up a plane.
Hundreds of protesters gathered at Halifax's Dalhousie University on Friday to demand a group of fourth-year dentistry students be expelled for their "Gentlemen" Facebook group where they joked about drugging and raping their classmates.
Marseille is at last free of its latest tormentor: a chocolate-crazed monkey.
A mystery police officer has been stopping Montreal motorists, but not to give out tickets.
Gas prices in Canada hit a four-year low on Friday.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan - The most hated man in Pakistan is a 36-year-old father of three and volleyball enthusiast nicknamed "Slim".
Eight children have been killed and a woman who was mother to seven of them was injured in the northern Australian city of Cairns, police said on Friday, in what several media outlets reported was a mass stabbing.
For the last three years, Vancouver resident Marc Smith has issued a simple challenge: complete one act of kindness.
Search crews are scrambling to recover the body of a local man who died while swimming in a treacherous area off the coast of the small Caribbean island of St.Thomas last week.
Ernest Cote was "madder than a a wasp" when a stranger pretending to be a city worker talked his way into his home, tied him up and robbed him.
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Five people have died and 21 others have been hospitalized in recent weeks in a listeria outbreak linked to caramel apples, health officials said on Friday.
An unemployed Spaniard who said he was a ruined businessman rammed a car containing gas cylinders into the headquarters of Spain's ruling People's Party in Madrid on Friday, triggering a police alert, official spokesmen said.
Families of the victims and survivors of a fatal March crash outside the popular South by Southwest festival in Austin sued the organizers on Thursday, according to court documents and local media.
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The federal government is auctioning off even more wireless spectrum -- essentially the invisible infrastructure of the wireless world -- to increase competition and ultimately lower prices for cellphone users.
A 14-year-old Colorado boy who admitted shooting his father dead and concealing the death by calling the man's work for five days to say his dad was ill was sentenced on Thursday to 10 years in prison, prosecutors said.
Puerto Rican officials have sent a specialized search-and-rescue team to the Caribbean island of St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, to recover the body of a Canadian tourist who drowned after falling into the sea.
A Pennsylvania mother and father accused of letting their 9-year-old disabled son starve to death last summer entered pleas of not guilty on Thursday.