Category: North America

staffAugust 24, 2017

Canadian teachers seek to remove first prime minister’s name from schools

As many Americans seek the removal of Confederate statues across the nation, a group of teachers in Canada passed a ...

staffAugust 18, 2017

Number of asylum seekers to Canada up four fold in August

Over 3,800 migrants crossed illegally into the Canadian province of Quebec in the first two weeks of August. That is ...

staffAugust 11, 2017

Ahead of NAFTA talks, Canada looks to U.S. Midwest

Canadian leaders said they were keen to build trade ties in the U.S. Midwest in the days leading up to ...

staffAugust 11, 2017

Canadian diplomat struck by headaches and hearing loss in Cuba

Canada’s foreign ministry is investigating after at least one of its diplomats stationed in Cuba was treated for hearing loss ...

staffJuly 21, 2017

China holds Canadians ‘for smoking marijuana’

Chinese authorities have arrested two Canadians in the capital Beijing for allegedly smoking marijuana. According to Radio-Canada, officials entered a ...

staffJuly 19, 2017

Canada family finds catheter in ice cream

A Canadian family who found an intravenous catheter in a tub of ice cream will need to undergo medical tests ...

staffJuly 15, 2017

Canadian workers find live British cannonball in Quebec

Builders in the old part of the Canadian city of Quebec have unearthed a live cannonball fired by the British ...

staffJuly 12, 2017

Canadian father struck by lightning at daughter’s wedding

No one likes a dull wedding, but one father-of-the-bride’s speech was a little too electrifying at his daughter’s ceremony last ...

staffJune 23, 2017

Good Samaritans rescue goose caught on fishing line in Canada

A group of friends in Canada helped rescue a goose they found caught in some fishing line at a local ...

staffJune 17, 2017

Montreal Children’s Hospital giving preemies Viagra in new clinical trial

In a new twist on uses for Viagra, doctors at the Montreal Children’s Hospital are giving some preemies the medication ...