There’s music blaring through the streets of Saskatoon, as this year’s Jazz Fest takes over the city. Thousands of people will be heading out to the 10-day event and it’s offering a boost to the city’s economy.
A tourist boat packed with about 160 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, leaving at least six people dead and 31 missing, officials said.
An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 153 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, a hospital official said as the death toll continued to rise.
A teenager fell about about 8 metres from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below to catch her before she hit the ground.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says party members endorsed his positive message on immigration during the leadership campaign, suggesting former leadership rival Kellie Leitch is offside with a recent comment about Syrian refugees.
Tourism Yukon has started a strange (but they insist, very real) search for donated human toes. The macabre contest comes after a brown, mummified toe served in a famous cocktail in Dawson City went missing.
The Jazz traded the No. 24 pick and forward Trey Lyles, from Saskatoon, to the Denver Nuggets for the No. 13 pick, Donovan Mitchell. The Nuggets received Syracuse forward Tyler Lydon, taken with the No. 24 pick.
Sears Canada has announced that it will be closing four stores in Saskatchewan. The move comes as the retail giant applied for creditor protection Thursday morning in order to restructure its business.