Up to 500 abused women & children are turned away from shelters each day

Tom Mulcair

On a single night in April last year, more than 500 women and children who were fleeing violence were turned away from shelters across this country. That’s unacceptable More...

Recession confirmed in Canada, economy shrinks for 2nd straight quarter

Canadian Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Canada’s economy recoiled for the second consecutive quarter of 2015, putting the country squarely in the throws of a recession, experts said. Statistics Canada, the country’s More...

Election 2015: Leaders face questions on economic growth

Election 2015

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper continues to insist that the Canadian economy is in good shape, as his rivals seize on the official confirmation from Statistics Canada that More...

Refugees in Greece

Greece announces measures to improve conditions for refugees on islands

Greece’s caretaker government announced measures Wednesday to improve conditions for the tens of thousands of refugees and migrants arriving on eastern Greek islands, and More...

London sexual health clinic leaks positive HIV status of 780 patients

The 56 Dean Street sexual health clinic in London mistakenly leaked the positive HIV status of 780 patients in a newsletter sent Tuesday. The names and email addresses of patients More...

Murders in El Salvador reach levels seen in civil war; double last year

Murders in El Salvador reach levels seen in civil war

Violence in El Salvador killed 907 people in August, a number bordering on the levels of death the country experienced during More...

President of Guatemala stripped of immunity amid corruption scandal

Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina (2nd L) listens as U.S. President Barack Obama (3rd L) speaks

Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina (2nd L) listens as U.S. President Barack Obama (3rd L) speaks President More...

Latakia - Google Maps 15 dead, dozens injured in Syrian government stronghold car bombing

At least 15 people died and dozens more were injured Wednesday after a car bomb detonated...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Israel’s Netanyahu threatens to shoot at Palestinian stone throwers

Israel is considering relaxing rules to allow security forces to open fire on young Palestinian stone...

At least 18 Turkish construction workers kidnapped by gunmen in Iraq At least 18 Turkish construction workers kidnapped by gunmen in Iraq

At least 18 Turkish construction workers and engineers who were building a sports stadium were kidnapped...

North Korean drones trespassed into South’s airspace, Seoul says

North Korean drones trespassed into Souths airspace

South Korea said North Korean drones trespassed into the South’s side of the demilitarized zone several More...

Nepalese police shoot and kill five protesters of draft constitution

Nepalese police on Tuesday shot and killed at least five demonstrators during protests against a new constitutions that will divide Nepal..

China launches high-speed train line to North Korea border

China began operations on a new high-speed rail line to the North Korea border on Tuesday that will significantly reduce travel..

New Zealand national flag contest unveils final four

New Zealand national flag contest unveils final four

The New Zealand government unveiled four finalists Tuesday in its design contest to replace the national flag More...

Australia’s first LHD ship close to initial operational capability

Australia’s first-of-class landing helicopter dock ship is closer to initial operational capability following completion of a graduated test and trial program...

Legendary turf trainer dies at 87

Australian racing legend James Bartholomew Cummings has died. He was 87. Cummings’ son, Anthony, tweeted that his father died peacefully in..
North Korean airline is ranked worst in the world

North Korean airline is ranked worst in the world

North Korea wants to attract as many as 1 million visitors annually to its tourist zones – but Pyongyang may have..
iPhone

‘Jailbreaking’ iPhones is ‘playing with fire’ after hack

Tech-savvy iPhone users who “jailbreak” their phones to add new features could be putting their personal information at risk, after a..
3D printed heart

3D heart printed using multiple imaging techniques

Congenital heart experts from Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital have successfully integrated two common imaging techniques to produce a three-dimensional..
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