Recent World Headlines
Guatemalan prosecutors open investigation into those responsible for deadly mudslide
SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala - The warning signs were everywhere in the canyon neighbourhood of Cambray on the outskirts of Guatemala City, where a mudslide buried hundreds of people last week.
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AP INVESTIGATION: Nuclear smugglers shopped radioactive material to IS and other terrorists
CHISINAU, Moldova - In the backwaters of Eastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists, The Associated Press has learned. The latest known case came in February this year, when a smuggler offered a huge cache of deadly cesium — enough to contaminate several city blocks — and specifically sought a buyer from the Islamic State group.
CHISINAU, Moldova - Over the pulsating beat at an exclusive nightclub, the arms smuggler made his pitch to a client: 2.5 million euros for enough radioactive cesium to contaminate several city blocks.
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Recent National Headlines
Corky the sea otter pulls through historic operation in Vancouver
VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Aquarium say veterinarians have made medical history by removing a kidney and performing a blood transfusion on a sick sea otter.
Turcotte said he killed his children to spite his wife, nurse testifies at trial
SAINT-JEROME, Que. - Guy Turcotte said he killed his two children to spite his wife, a nurse testified at his first-degree murder trial Tuesday.
Recent Business Headlines
United Auto Workers threaten strike Wednesday night in contract talks with Fiat Chrysler
DETROIT - The United Auto Workers union is threatening to go on strike against Fiat Chrysler after its membership rejected a tentative contract deal with the company.
Bombardier shares surge on report it approached Airbus to buy CSeries stake
MONTREAL - Stock in financially strapped Bombardier surged following a news report that the Montreal-based plane maker has approached Airbus to sell a majority stake in its CSeries jet.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
Rosemary Sullivan wins Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction
TORONTO - A biography of Stalin's daughter, by University of Toronto professor emeritus Rosemary Sullivan, has won this year's $60,000 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction.
Recent Health Headlines
Transplanting ovarian tissue helps some women have babies, seems safe but still experimental
LONDON - The biggest study ever of women who had ovarian tissue removed, frozen and transplanted suggests the experimental technique is safe and can help about one third of them to have babies.