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.
Jennifer Jones was surprised at Wednesday's Canadian Olympic curling trials. The veteran Winnipeg skip watched as defending Canadian champion Rachel Homan's last rock draw attempt was heavy, giving Jones a steal in the 10th end and 7-6 victory.
Mexican troops and federal police kept a nighttime watch on a rural field where thieves abandoned a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60, while officials began planning the delicate task of recovering the dangerous material.