The fatal shooting of a soldier at the National War Memorial was “in retaliation for Afghanistan” and Canada's mission in Iraq, according to a cellphone video made by the gunman moments before the attack.
A madam-turned-faux cosmetic surgeon kept up the ruse of being a medical expert even as a 20-year-old dancer who received illegal buttocks injections began to die, prosecutors told jurors Friday as her murder trial went to a jury.
Health Minister Rona Ambrose says Ottawa is offering a $125,000 lump sum payment to thalidomide victims. She announced the offer on Friday, saying the money is tax free and intended to cover urgent health-care needs.
The last dentistry student who was suspended from clinical practice at Dalhousie University over posts made on Facebook is being allowed to return under a number of conditions, but a lawyer for Ryan Millet says he has been found guilty of professional misconduct by an academic standards class committee.
An 85-year-old man says his suburban Cleveland home has been pelted with eggs several times a week for a year, and police haven't been able to crack the unusual case despite stakeouts, questioning neighbours, installing a surveillance camera and even testing eggshells as evidence.
Having a sick child is hard enough for any parent. But a family in Newfoundland is learning to stay positive as they care for a son with an incurable illness so rare, there's no one else in Canada who has it.