Recent World Headlines
White House says Obama determined new leadership was needed at helm of Secret Service
WASHINGTON - The White House says President Barack Obama believes it was in the best interest of the Secret Service for Director Julia Pierson to resign.
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Ebola patient told Dallas hospital he was from Liberia, but information was not widely shared
DALLAS - The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States told a nurse on his initial hospital visit that he had recently been in an area affected by the deadly disease, but that information was not widely shared, a hospital official said Wednesday.
NewsAlert: White House: Obama believes Pierson resignation in best interest of Secret Service
WASHINGTON - White House: Obama believes Pierson resignation in best interest of Secret Service.
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Recent National Headlines
B.C. university tries to solve mystery of WWI artist soldier with initials JM
VANCOUVER - The University of Victoria is trying to unravel a mystery about an unknown First World War soldier whose sketches from the front lines ended up at the school's library in two bound volumes.
Fur group lobbied ministers over RCMP plan to trade muskrat hats for tuques
OTTAWA - A national fur lobby says it raised objections with federal ministers upon learning the RCMP planned to begin outfitting officers with tuques instead of muskrat hats.
Recent Business Headlines
Tangerine takes banking app to next level of biometrics in competitive play
TORONTO - Smartphone users who bank with Tangerine will soon find some new options on their mobile app, including voice recognition and fingerprint scanning.
Manitoba government's latest job numbers one-sided, say two economists
WINNIPEG - Two economists say the Manitoba's government's latest jobs numbers are flawed and only tell one side of the equation.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
'Murdoch Mysteries' stars on new season and stumbling over Victorian language
TORONTO - "Murdoch Mysteries" star Yannick Bisson relishes directing episodes of the hit CBC detective drama, but says the toughest part is getting into character at the same time.
Recent Health Headlines
4 deaths reported in people with respiratory virus, but unclear if virus was a main cause
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Four people who were infected with a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country have died. But what role the virus played in the deaths is unclear, health officials say