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Air Canada Plane Which Skidded Off Runway Hit Antenna

Air Canada Plane Which Skidded Off Runway Hit Antenna

The Air Canada plane, which skidded off the runway, was reported to have hit an antenna array before its landing, according to Mike Cunningham, the regional manager of the air investigations. On Saturday, the Air Canada flight left Toronto shortly before 9 p.m., carrying five crew members and 133 passengers. The flight was scheduled to arrive […]

North Korea May Be Detaining Canadian Pastor

North Korea May Be Detaining Canadian Pastor

A Canadian pastor has failed to return from North Korea after a humanitarian visit to the country, according to a church official. Reverend Hyeon Soo Lim, 60, journeyed to North Korea on January 31 and was due to travel back on February 4. Reverend Lim has been to North Korea on multiple occasions, though this […]

Quebec and Its Patriots

Quebec and Its Patriots

When I first decided to write this piece my primary concern was that I would have to research the subject thoroughly and be absolutely certain that my facts and figures were correct. What I’m going to write is what is already happening, and it is happening on the street – a place where facts and […]

Niagara Falls Engulfed by Deep Freeze

Niagara Falls Engulfed by Deep Freeze

Niagara Falls, one of world’s most popular tourist destinations, has been engulfed by deep freeze. Though it is not completely uncommon for the region to be experiencing bitter winter climate, this year’s winter has already seen some of the lowest temperatures ever recorded in history. The extremely chilling winter has hit the north-east for the […]

Halifax Shooting Plot Prevented

Halifax Shooting Plot Prevented

Halifax police have prevented a shooting plot that would have taken place at a shopping mall this Valentine’s Day. Two people have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder and a third has been released following an anonymous tip. The commanding officer of the Nova Scotia RCMP told reporters that a Crime Stoppers tip enabled […]

Canada Allows Physician-Assisted Suicide [Video]

Canada Allows Physician-Assisted Suicide [Video]

As of February, 6th 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada has overturned its 1993 ban on physician-assisted suicide, ruling that it will now allow medical professionals to help patients with terminal illnesses who want to die. The decision was reached in a unanimous nine-to-zero ruling. The ruling came about because the court determined that the […]

John Baird Resigning as Foreign Affairs Minister

John Baird Resigning as Foreign Affairs Minister

Sources have just reported that John Baird will be resigning his post as Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister. It is a move that virtually nobody saw coming. The reason for his departure is as yet unannounced. Though no specific information about where he will be going after leaving has been revealed, rumors are saying that he […]

Canada Joins Bombing of ISIS in Iraq

Canada Joins Bombing of ISIS in Iraq

In their first mission since joining the coalition combatting ISIS in Iraq, CF-18 planes from Canada dropped laser-directed bombs at targets near Fallujah on Sunday. This was just confirmed through a Department of National Defense representative. The report indicated that it was a mission of approximately four hours, which involved a mid-air refueling by a […]

Canada Suspends Visa Applications for Ebola Countries

Canada Suspends Visa Applications for Ebola Countries

Canada has suspended all visa applications for nationals and residents of countries in West Africa who are fighting Ebola. This decision follows a similar move by Australia. The Canadian government stated it would not issue and permanent residency visas that may be going through the system for people from the Ebola countries along with the […]

Rob Ford Era Done as Tory Elected Mayor of Toronto

Rob Ford Era Done as Tory Elected Mayor of Toronto

Rob Ford has seen his mayoral era come to an end after four years, as John Tory was elected mayor of Toronto by promising to build consensus and restore functionality to the city after Ford’s tumultuous tenure. The former mayor has admitted to widespread drug use, as well as a number of other questionable activities […]

Ottawa Lawmakers Were Ready to Use Spears Against Shooter

Ottawa Lawmakers Were Ready to Use Spears Against Shooter

When gunfire broke out on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday, lawmakers inside the building, realizing that they may have to defend themselves, improvised spears to take on the terrorist shooter, should he make it into the room where the Conservative caucus was meeting. As Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper was bundled into a closet, other […]

Canada Returning to Normal Amid Lingering Questions

Canada Returning to Normal Amid Lingering Questions

Canada is trying to return to normal amid lingering questions after two attacks in a span of three days shocked the nation. The nation was shocked to find itself in the unusual position of being at the center of world news when two violent episodes within a few days of one another jolted Canada. Prime […]

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