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TORONTO Two animal rights groups are heading to court after the Ontario government announced a pilot project for a spring bear hunt this year. Animal Alliance of Canada and...
Canada

SURREY, B.C. The mayor of Surrey, B.C., says the police have done a considerable amount of work investigating the murder of a hockey mom, but she says it s...
Canada

MONTREAL A judge has ruled that a man charged in Quebec s 2012 election shooting should have access to a state funded lawyer. Justice Guy Cournoyer says while Richard Henry...
Canada

MOSCOW Russia s President Vladimir Putin on Thursday rejected claims that Russian special forces are fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, but recognized for the first time that the troops...
World

TEHRAN, Iran Iran s state TV says a magnitude 5.3 earthquake has jolted a sparsely populated district in the south of the country. The quake was moderate and no...
World

The Russian economy shrank in the first three months of this year, and Russian money has fled abroad due to the Ukraine crisis. As Joanna Partridge reports, Russia is looking...
World

A wave of protests, which Ukraine and the West said was organized by Russia and involved Russian special forces, have swept eastern Ukraine over the past weeks, with gunmen seizing...
World

Analysts on average had expected earnings of $3.45 per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. It was not immediately clear if the reported earnings were comparable. Goldmans rivals also reported...
Business

It is costing a lot more to drive to the in laws for dinner these days as gasoline pump prices are flirting with record highs, senior economist Jennifer Lee of BMO...
Business

ST. LOUIS Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc. is buying fellow packaged food maker Michael Foods Inc. in a $2.45 billion deal that will expand Post s range of products....
Business

So far this year, it has been challenging to find strong performers from the broad U.S. market. The utilities sector has shown tremendous relative strength bouncing back by almost 13...
Business

Playing in his 109th career playoff game and first for the Montreal Canadiens, Briere skated around in overtime feeling fresh and like something good was going to happen. The least...
Sports

PRETORIA, South Africa The prosecutor at the murder trial of double amputee Olympian Oscar Pistorius is continuing his cross examination of one of the defence s forensic experts. Chief prosecutor Gerrie...
Sports

ANAHEIM, Calif. Ryan Getzlaf spent the final seconds of the Anaheim Ducks playoff opener in the dressing room with a large ice bag pressed to a nasty cut...
Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks carry out the Stanley Cup Championship banner past the Stanley Cup during a ceremony before an NHL hockey game between the Blackhawks and the Washington Capitals Tuesday,...
Sports