A bomb threat at the Saskatoon airport took hours to resolve. Many were stranded because their cars were in a barricaded parking lot, but air traffic continued as normal. By late Tuesday afternoon police confirmed the device was not a bomb.
The city showed off some of their specialized emergency response vehicles Tuesday. The collection included a refurbished bus that acts as the city's central command post, as well as special EMS and fire vehicles.
Gold and energy stocks helped push the Toronto stock market to a minor gain Tuesday. The S&P/TSX composite index gained 11.23 points to 13,324.01. The Canadian dollar was up 0.28 of a cent at 94.31 cents US.
Among the thousands of people who attended the memorial service for Nelson Mandela were a number of Canadian politicians and dignitaries who bonded under a common cause: honouring the life of the anti-apartheid hero.
Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership..
Lululemon Athletica named a new chief executive Tuesday and announced founder Chip Wilson is stepping down as chairman, just weeks after his controversial comments that seemingly blaming customers' weight for problems with the company's yoga pants.
The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
Alice Munro proudly watched daughter Jenny accept the Nobel Prize on her behalf in Stockholm on Tuesday, and reflected back on a writing life that began when she was a girl growing up in rural Ontario with "unreasonable" expectations.