Recent World Headlines
Critics charge film that will be part of 9-11 museum exhibit unfairly links Islam to terrorism
NEW YORK, N.Y. - A film that will be shown at the National September 11 Memorial Museum when it opens next month unfairly links Islam and terrorism, clergy members said in letters demanding it be changed.
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Ferry disaster thrusts Obama into consoler role during his visit to South Korea on Asia tour
TOKYO - When President Barack Obama arrives in South Korea on Friday, he will be thrust anew into the role of consoler in chief in a time of crisis, a responsibility he has become all too accustomed to in the United States.
Ukraine launches operation against insurgents in the east; Russia ramps up military exercises
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine - Ukrainian forces launched an operation Thursday to drive pro-Russia insurgents out of occupied buildings in the country's tumultuous east, prompting new threats from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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Recent National Headlines
Ukraine PM offers thanks to Canada for support in struggle against Russia
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper called Ukrainian counterpart Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Thursday to discuss the latest developments in the region.
World's most expensive plumbing job? Military divers become plumbers in Arctic
OTTAWA - Expensive house calls by plumbers can be nerve-racking for homeowners, but this plumbing job in Canada's high Arctic is one for the record books.
Recent Business Headlines
Sherritt says Glass Lewis recommends backing company board nominees
TORONTO - Proxy advisory firm Glass, Lewis & Co. has recommended clients support the Sherritt International Corp.'s director nominees and resolutions in the mining company's fight with a dissident shareholder group.
Marlboro maker Altria's 1Q profit falls on lower cigarette sales, year-ago comparison
RICHMOND, Va. - Altria Group Inc.'s first-quarter profit dropped 15 per cent as the Marlboro maker sold fewer cigarettes and its year-ago results benefited from lower expenses from a longstanding legal settlement.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
Cannes screening of "Relative Happiness" a major boost for Newfoundland director
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland director Deanne Foley still can't quite believe it's true.
Recent Health Headlines
Arianna Huffington touts value of self-care among keys to success in 'Thrive'
TORONTO - It took a collapse in her home office resulting from exhaustion and lack of sleep for Arianna Huffington to truly wake up.