People around the world will hit the switch this weekend to participate in a movement that is intended to unite the global community to generate positive environmental initiatives and take a stand against climate change.
Human remains found in a French field have been confirmed as being those of a Canadian soldier from Calgary who died in the First World War. The Department of National Defence says Sgt. James Alexander Milne was killed on April 28, 1917.
Tuberculosis, once known as 'consumption,' killed 1.8 million people around the world last year, and while it is much less common in Canada than India or China, the disease still remains a threat in Canada.
Security experts say Canada is at risk of homegrown terrorists using vehicles as weapons, following the London attack and reports that a Canadian suspected of ties to ISIS has been arrested in Turkey.
Lifestyle and heredity causes get the most blame for cancer, but about two-thirds of the mutations that occur in various forms of cancer are due to random copying errors, researchers at Johns Hopkins University reported Thursday in the journal Science.
Veterans advocates in Nova Scotia are blasting the federal government for its inaction on a promise to re-introduce life-long pensions for those injured in uniform, and say the provinces aren't doing enough to fight for needed health care resources.
In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly -- after seven years of nonstop railing against the health care law.
The White House claimed vindication while the House intelligence committee chairman privately apologized in the wake of his decision to brief President Donald Trump on secret intelligence intercepts related to a probe of Russian interference in the election.
Far from the cameras that followed him closely over six years of legal wrangling, Egypt's ousted President Hosni Mubarak quietly returned home to his family on Friday after winning acquittals and release from a Cairo hospital where he has been detained for years.