Islamic State group fighters seized at least one cache of weapons airdropped by U.S.-led coalition forces that were meant to supply Kurdish militiamen battling the extremist group in a border town, activists said Tuesday.
Two thirds of Canadians say their biggest concern as they get older is their health, but less than a quarter report that they've planned or saved up for health costs in retirement, according to a survey conducted for Sun Life Financial.
Canada needs to change its strategy when it comes to identifying potential terror recruits, a former CSIS agent says after a suspected terror attack in Quebec that left one Canadian soldier dead and another injured.
China's economic growth waned to a five-year low of 7.3 per cent last quarter, raising concerns of a spillover effect on the global economy but falling roughly in line with Chinese leaders' plans for a controlled slowdown.
Soldiers stood on rooftops at an Alberta military base Tuesday to wave farewell to the pilots of six Canadian fighter jets as they took off on an international combat mission against Islamic State extremists in Iraq.