SALMON, Idaho - A big-game trophy collector from Idaho has ignited a firestorm of criticism from animal-rights activists for flaunting online images of herself posed with the carcasses of a giraffe and other wildlife she killed during a recent guided hunt in South Africa.
A 3-year-old Detroit boy was fatally shot by his 11-year-old brother on Monday afternoon while the two played with a gun in their backyard, The Detroit News reported.
MILFORD, Conn. - The families of 14 people killed in the 2012 massacre at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School, and two survivors reached a $1.5 million legal settlement on Monday against the gunman's mother's estate, according to court records.
As the federal election campaign officially kicks off, if you get a knock on your door between now and Oct. 19, it may not be about getting your vote for a particular party — it could just be about voting in the first place.
A Kamloops dentist who sent a patient to hospital with brain damage will be appealing his college’s findings that he sped through the treatment of patients, didn’t monitor patients under sedation, and wasn’t authorized in the first place to do the deep sedation procedure.
Within the next decade, the potential for diagnosing heart conditions will only be a beat away with a smartphone, according to a Simon Fraser University researcher.
Seven summer students who started work at BCAA a day after calltakers and dispatchers with the roadside service announced a strike — and were subsequently locked out — may be joining their union colleagues on the picket lines after a Labour Board ruling.
One of the two teenage boys sent to hospital from a suspected fentanyl overdose this weekend has died.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Sunday called a parliamentary election for Oct. 19, kicking off a marathon 11-week campaign likely to focus on a stubbornly sluggish economy and his decade in power.
NEW YORK - Donald Trump is staking his run for U.S. president in part on a vow to protect American jobs. But this month, one of his companies, the elite Mar-a-Lago Club resort in Florida, applied to import 70 foreign workers to serve as cooks, wait staff and cleaners.
Pacific Rim trade ministers failed to clinch a deal on Friday to free up trade between a dozen nations after a dispute flared up over auto trade between Japan and North America, New Zealand dug in over dairy trade and no agreement was reached on monopoly periods for next-generation drugs.
The head pastor of one of Canada's largest congregations who has been detained by North Korea since February appeared before media in Pyongyang and confessed to crimes aimed at overthrowing the state, the North's official news agency said on Friday.
A handful of large U.S. online retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Amazon.com Inc have agreed to pay more than $300,000 in fines for selling realistic-looking toy guys to New York residents, the state's attorney general said on Monday.
Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter underwent elective surgery at Emory University Hospital and his prognosis is "excellent" for a full recovery, The Carter Center said on Monday.
A rally and march organized by three sisters who were stopped by a police officer for biking topless a week ago was held Saturday in Waterloo, Ont.
An East Texas man was wounded after he fired a gun at an armadillo in his yard and the bullet ricocheted back to hit him in his face, the county sheriff said on Friday.
The chimpanzees at the center of a New York State Supreme Court case over the legal rights of animals will no longer be used for research, officials at the State University of New York at Stony Brook said on Friday.
Plane debris which washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and is thought to belong to the vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was flown to France on Friday for checks officials hope could provide some insight into the disaster.
The U.S. Coast Guard plans to suspend its search for two 14-year-old boys from South Florida at sunset on Friday, a week after they disappeared while on a fishing trip off the state's Atlantic Ocean coast.