Recent World Headlines
Gauge of US economy posts solid 0.8 per cent gain in September, signalling further growth
WASHINGTON - A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health posted a solid increase in September after no gain in the previous month.
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Lebanese health minister says man suspected of having Ebola has been quarantined in Lebanon
BEIRUT - A Lebanese man who arrived from West Africa is suspected of having Ebola and was quarantined on Thursday in a Beirut hospital, the first such suspected case in the country, Lebanon's health minister said.
Heads or tails? Coin-toss winner chosen mayor of small town in Peru
LIMA, Peru - A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box.
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Recent National Headlines
Top court refuses to hear appeal from Calgary psychiatrist convicted of sex assault
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada has shut the door on a Calgary psychiatrist's request to appeal three convictions for sexually assaulting his court-appointed patients.
Police arrest man in downtown Halifax after gun report, firearm found on bus
HALIFAX - Police arrested a man in Halifax today and recovered a firearm on a nearby public transit bus after receiving a report of a man carrying what appeared to be a gun wrapped in fabric in the city's downtown.
Recent Business Headlines
Husky Energy reports third-quarter profit and revenue up from year ago
CALGARY - Husky Energy Inc. (TSX:HSE) says the cost of developing the first phase of its Sunrise oilsands project in northern Alberta has risen by nearly 19 per cent, with start-up expected toward the end of this year.
Rogers adjusted profit misses estimate, falls more than expected to $405 million
TORONTO - Rogers Communications Inc. says its third-quarter profit declined more than 28 per cent as the telecom and media company pushed ahead with changes intended to improve its long-term performance.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
New musical 'Little Dancer' inspired by famous Degas sculpture readies for debut in Washington
WASHINGTON - "Little Dancer Aged Fourteen," a famous sculpture by Edgar Degas that can be seen in museums around the world, is coming to life in a new musical exploring the story of a mysterious 14-year-old dancer and the artist who portrayed her.
Recent Health Headlines
Talk to your kids about the Ottawa shootings, limit TV exposure: Psychologists
TORONTO - The extraordinary events on Parliament Hill on Wednesday had the look of a Hollywood movie or a video game.