Recent World Headlines
The Latest: Malaysian premier: debris that may be missing plane parts to be sent to France
PARIS - Here are the latest developments on the Malaysia Airlines flight that disappeared nearly a year and a half ago (all times local):
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Police: Connecticut man loses 2 fingers when ceremonial musket misfires, explodes in his hands
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. - Police say a Connecticut man lost two fingers when the barrel of his ceremonial musket exploded in his hands.
Donald Trump arrives at his Turnberry resort in Scotland for Women's British Open
TURNBERRY, Scotland - Presidential contender Donald Trump arrived at his Turnberry golf resort in western Scotland on Thursday for the first day of the Women's British Open, declaring "the world has asked me to be here."
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Recent National Headlines
Baloney Meter: is government's child-care largesse really a universal benefit?
OTTAWA - "There is literally no circumstance where anyone could be worse off, because the increase in the universal child care benefit is so large that it compensates for everything else." — Employment Minister Pierre Poilievre, speaking last week in Halifax.
Verdict in Mohamed Fahmy re-trial postponed until Aug. 8
CAIRO - Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy must wait at least another week to learn his fate after a verdict he anxiously expected today at his re-trial in Cairo was suddenly postponed until Aug. 8.
Recent Business Headlines
PotashCorp reports second-quarter profit and sales down from year ago
SASKATOON - Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT) says it earned US$417 million in its latest quarter, down from a year ago.
Bombardier reports second-quarter profit and revenue down from year ago
MONTREAL - Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B) says the debut of its new Global 7000 business jet will be delayed until 2018.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
Judge to consider sale of LA convent that Katy Perry wants to buy from disapproving nuns
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The hills around Hollywood have always been coveted real estate, but a fight over the sale of a hilltop convent has pitted an order of elderly nuns against the Catholic archbishop of Los Angeles, who wants to sell the property to pop singer Katy Perry.
Recent Health Headlines
Abortion pill RU-486 approved by Health Canada after 2 1/2 year review
TORONTO - A quarter century after women in France were first given access to it, the abortion drug known as RU-486 is finally going to be available in Canada.