KNICKS FINALIZE DEALS WITH BULLOCK, MORRIS

The New York Knicks finalized contracts with free agent forwards Reggie Bullock and Marcus Morris on Tuesday.

LATE HOMERS LIFT YANKEES OVER RAYS

Aaron Judge slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning, and Didi Gregorius hit a grand slam four batters later as the New...

 
 
 

FORMER U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE JOHN PAUL STEVENS DIES AT AGE 99

WASHINGTON - Former Justice John Paul Stevens, a Republican appointee to the U.S. Supreme Court who later became an outspoken leader...

HOUSE PASSES RESOLUTION CONDEMNING ‘RACIST' TRUMP TWEETS AIMED AT GROUP OF DEMOCRAT CONGRESSWOMEN

The House voted Tuesday to condemn comments from President Donald Trump that have been criticized as racist, with some Democrats complaining...

 
 
 

HEALTH OFFICIALS WARN SYPHILIS RATES IN ALBERTA HIGHEST SINCE 1948

EDMONTON - Syphilis rates not seen in Alberta since 1948 have prompted the province's chief medical officer to declare an outbreak...

COURT HEARS CHALLENGE OVER CONFLICT OF FALL FEDERAL ELECTION DATE AND JEWISH HIGH HOLIDAY

TORONTO - On election day, the most important date of this fall's federal campaign, Chani Aryeh-Bain, a Conservative candidate in Toronto,...

 
 
 

FREE SPEECH ACTIVIST LINDSAY SHEPHERD ON HER TWITTER BAN: ‘YOUR INSTINCTS SHOULD NOT BE TO CELEBRATE'

Free speech advocate Lindsay Shepherd, who was permanently banned from Twitter earlier this week, says the move underscores wider concerns...

HEAD OF U.S. PLANNED PARENTHOOD GROUPS DEPARTS, CITES DIFFERENCES OVER ABORTION

The leader of reproductive services provider Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its political arm said on Tuesday that she...

 
 
 

AP FACT CHECK: TRUMP FALSELY CLAIMS OMAR PRAISED AL-QAIDA

WASHINGTON - In trying to make the case that Rep. Ilhan Omar loves terrorists, President Donald Trump put words in her mouth.

OTTAWA MAN SAYS DRAGON-BOAT FESTIVAL CEO ORDERED HIM TO REMOVE FALUN GONG SHIRT, CITING CHINESE SPONSORSHIP

A Falun Gong practitioner says the CEO of Ottawa's dragon-boat festival ordered him to take off a T-shirt advertising the Chinese spiritual...

 
 
 

SINGH SEES QUEBEC AS ‘FERTILE GROUND' FOR NDP AS HE HITS PROVINCE FOR TOUR

OTTAWA - The province of Quebec offers the federal New Democrats fertile ground, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said Tuesday, despite private...

CHRIS SELLEY: NOW IS THE CHANCE FOR POLITICIANS TO FINALLY WEAN THEMSELVES OFF THEIR BOMBARDIER ADDICTION

Some 550 Bombardier employees are facing layoffs in Thunder Bay, and provincial and federal politicians are eager to blame each other....

 
 
 

ANALYSIS: ‘GO BACK' CAPTURES CORE OF TRUMP POLITICAL AGENDA

WASHINGTON - Go back where you came from.

RUSSIA BLACKLISTS CANADA-BASED UKRAINIAN WORLD CONGRESS, DECLARING IT ‘UNDESIRABLE'

OTTAWA - The Canadian president of the Ukrainian World Congress, which represents a diaspora of 20 million Ukrainians worldwide, is...

 
 
 

GERMAN CONSERVATIVE BOSS TO SUCCEED VON DER LEYEN AS MINISTER

BERLIN - Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, a close ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and head of her Christian Democrat party, will...

THE ‘LADY OF THE HOUSE' WHO WAS LONG ENTANGLED WITH JEFFREY EPSTEIN

Shortly after Ghislaine Maxwell arrived in New York from England in the early 1990s, she was looking for a new start. She had just...

 
 
 

FORMER GUN ADVISORY PANEL CHAIR JACK MAJOR FELT HE ‘WASN'T SERVING ANY PURPOSE'

OTTAWA - A former chairman of the federal advisory panel on firearms says he found the committee to be a well-meaning but ultimately...

CANADA'S MULTIBILLION-DOLLAR NATIONAL SHIPBUILDING STRATEGY, AT A GLANCE

OTTAWA - The federal government awarded two contracts Tuesday totalling $1 billion to keep a dozen warships running for another 20...

 
 
 

PORTUGAL SUSPENDS VISAS FOR IRANIANS, CITES SECURITY REASONS

LISBON - Portugal has suspended the issuance of entry visas for Iranian nationals for unspecified security reasons, Foreign Minister...

FAT CATS? NEW STUDY SHOWS CATS' HEAVIEST WEIGHT HIGHER NOW THAN IN 1990S

A new study involving more than 19 million cats from across Canada and the United States suggests most of the animals continue to put...

 
 
 



Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

He retired in June 2010 at age 90, the second oldest justice in the court's history. Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Challengers of the Trump administration's push for a census citizenship question are asking a federal judge in New York to impose penalties for allegedly false or misleading... Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

Eric Garner's family rips DOJ decision not to charge Daniel Pantaleo

Eric Garner's family rips DOJ decision not to charge Daniel Pantaleo

The family of Eric Garner raged over the Department of Justice's decision on Tuesday to not pursue charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo. “We're here with heavy hearts... Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Police in Los Angeles area arrest man after finding more than 1,000 guns

Police in Los Angeles area arrest man after finding more than 1,000 guns

Some of the guns police found in a California man's home in May 2019. Read more ...