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    Study suggests link between DDT exposure and autism risk

    Study suggests link between DDT exposure and autism risk


    Mothers with higher exposure to DDT, a blacklisted chemical once widely used in North America, are at significantly greater risk to give birth to a child with autism, a new study...

    Mothers with higher exposure to DDT, a blacklisted chemical once widely used in North America, are at significantly greater risk to give birth to a child with autism, a new study suggests.
    RCMP appeal for tips, dashcam footage in German tourist shooting west of Calgary

    RCMP appeal for tips, dashcam footage in German tourist shooting west of Calgary


    RCMP are appealing to the public for tips and dashcam footage as they continue to investigate the shooting of a German tourist earlier this month west of...

    RCMP are appealing to the public for tips and dashcam footage as they continue to investigate the shooting of a German tourist earlier this month west of Calgary.
    B.C. forest fire smoke blankets Calgary, reaches Winnipeg

    B.C. forest fire smoke blankets Calgary, reaches Winnipeg


    A haze blanketed Calgary on Thursday as smoke from more than 500 forest fires burning in British Columbia drifted east, reaching as far as...

    A haze blanketed Calgary on Thursday as smoke from more than 500 forest fires burning in British Columbia drifted east, reaching as far as Winnipeg.
    3 IB students from same Ontario public school earn rare perfect scores

    3 IB students from same Ontario public school earn rare perfect scores


    Three students from the same Ontario public high school earned perfect scores in the elite International Baccalaureate program – a rare achievement that the three credit to their exceptional...

    Three students from the same Ontario public high school earned perfect scores in the elite International Baccalaureate program – a rare achievement that the three credit to their exceptional teachers.
    MP Tom Kmiec mourns death of newborn daughter

    MP Tom Kmiec mourns death of newborn daughter


    Calgary Shepard MP Tom Kmiec says his daughter Lucy-Rose has died less than six weeks after she was...

    Calgary Shepard MP Tom Kmiec says his daughter Lucy-Rose has died less than six weeks after she was born.
    Scheer cautions Bernier: Members of caucus need to work together

    Scheer cautions Bernier: Members of caucus need to work together


    Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer issued an indirect warning to outspoken caucus member Maxime Bernier on Thursday: members of caucus are expected to be team-players, focused on the same...

    Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer issued an indirect warning to outspoken caucus member Maxime Bernier on Thursday: members of caucus are expected to be team-players, focused on the same goal.
    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died


    Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," "I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from pancreatic...

    Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," "I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from pancreatic cancer.
    Baby rescued after pickup truck rams into B.C. home

    Baby rescued after pickup truck rams into B.C. home


    RCMP said a four-month old baby is in stable condition after a pickup truck rammed through the back wall of a in Surrey, B.C., home Wednesday night, trapping the child under the...

    RCMP said a four-month old baby is in stable condition after a pickup truck rammed through the back wall of a in Surrey, B.C., home Wednesday night, trapping the child under the vehicle.
    'I made it!': Man flies nearly 2,300 km in opposite direction after boarding wrong plane

    'I made it!': Man flies nearly 2,300 km in opposite direction after boarding wrong plane


    It wasn’t exactly the most direct route, but after boarding the wrong plane and flying nearly 2,300 kilometres in the wrong direction, a Winnipeg man finally reached his destination in Inuvik,...

    It wasn’t exactly the most direct route, but after boarding the wrong plane and flying nearly 2,300 kilometres in the wrong direction, a Winnipeg man finally reached his destination in Inuvik, N.W.T.