Recent World Headlines
North Korea executes leader's uncle, calls him a traitor and 'worse than a dog'
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea said Friday that it had executed Kim Jong Un's uncle as a traitor for trying to seize supreme power, a stunning end for the leader's former mentor, long considered the country's No. 2 official.
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Fake sign language interpreter at Mandela memorial says he hallucinated, "saw angels"
JOHANNESBURG - The sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial says he suffers from schizophrenia and hallucinated and saw angels while gesturing incoherently just 3 feet away from President Barack Obama and other world leaders, outraging deaf people worldwide who said his signs amounted to gibberish.
Families outraged as Texas teen gets probation in fatal DWI crash
FORT WORTH, Texas - The probation-only sentence for a North Texas teen who was drunk when he lost control of his pickup truck and killed four pedestrians has left the families of the dead outraged and prosecutors disappointed.
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Recent National Headlines
B.C. politicians resort to 'Flash Gordon' device to monitor legislature dome movements
VICTORIA - British Columbia politicians are preparing to use what one assembly member says is a Flash Gordon-type device to monitor any movements of the provincial legislature's green dome.
Ex-supervisor gets three years for sex abuse at Saskatchewan residential school
BATTLEFORD, Sask. - A former supervisor at a northern Saskatchewan residential school is going to jail after being sentenced on convictions for molesting several students in the 1960s.
Recent Business Headlines
CRTC wants to know if big telcos charge small players too much for network use
Canada's big wireless companies are coming under scrutiny for how much they charge their small competitors such as Wind Mobile, Mobilicity, Videotron and Eastlink to use their networks.
Court strikes down several claims in wheat board lawsuit, but case move ahead
OTTAWA - The federal court has struck down most of the claims in a lawsuit by supporters of the old Canadian Wheat Board, but the case is still moving forward.
Recent Entertainment Headlines
'Orphan Black' co-stars cheer Tatiana Maslany's Golden Globe nomination
TORONTO - There were hugs, claps and plenty of cheers on the set of the sci-fi series "Orphan Black" on Thursday as cast and crew members celebrated a Golden Globe nomination for star Tatiana Maslany.
Recent Health Headlines
Canadians spending less per capita on prescription drugs - for now: economists
TORONTO - The amount Canadians spend on filling prescriptions at pharmacy counters has taken a dip for the first time since the Second World War, but health economists predict big shifts in the pharmaceutical industry will soon reverse that decline.