3 SAUDI HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS AWARDED ‘ALTERNATIVE NOBEL'

COPENHAGEN - The Right Livelihood Award - known as the “Alternative Nobel” - was awarded Monday to three jailed Saudi human rights...

TIGHT RACE BETWEEN LIBERALS AND TORIES AS NEW BRUNSWICK GOES TO THE POLLS

FREDERICTON - New Brunswick voters go to the polls today in a provincial election that appears to be a tight race between the incumbent...

 
 
 

VICTIMS' FAMILIES TO SPEAK TODAY AT WETTLAUFER PUBLIC INQUIRY

ST. THOMAS, Ont. - Families of victims and a woman who was almost killed by an Ontario nurse will speak for the first time today in...

FRENCH BOAT TO RESCUE INJURED INDIAN SAILOR FROM YACHT

CANBERRA, Australia - A French ship was expected to rescue an Indian sailor on Monday who was injured in the remote southern Indian...

 
 
 

NBA TEAMS READY TO HOLD THEIR ANNUAL PRE-CAMP MEDIA DAYS

The NBA off-season is over. Media day - the day where most of the league's 30 teams will have players and coaches answer questions...

COWBOYS' OFFENCE CAN'T DO ENOUGH IN 24-13 LOSS TO SEAHAWKS

SEATTLE - Jerry Jones is trying to remain supportive of a Dallas Cowboys offence that has shown only fleeting moments of promise through...

 
 
 

A-ROD DRIVEN TO DRINK AS PACKERS DIGEST 31-17 LOSS TO SKINS

LANDOVER, Md. - So, Aaron Rodgers was asked, what do you say to your Green Bay Packers teammates after winning just one of the season's...

IRAN'S POLITICIANS UNDER PRESSURE, 40 YEARS AFTER REVOLUTION

TEHRAN, Iran - Hard-liners batter President Hassan Rouhani over his faltering nuclear deal, sending his popularity plummeting. Women...

 
 
 

$2 MILLION IN PRESERVATION GRANTS AIM TO HIGHLIGHT DIVERSITY

NEW ORLEANS - A preservation group is inviting the public to vote on 20 sites across the country that showcase the nation's diversity...

MANDELA: A LIFE OF SOARING SYMBOLISM, NOW HARNESSED BY UN

JOHANNESBURG - Nelson Mandela's South African journey from anti-apartheid leader to prisoner to president to global statesman - the...

 
 
 

MARK SCHEIFELE, BLAKE WHEELER LEAD JETS OVER OILERS IN PRE-SEASON

WINNIPEG - Mark Scheifele and Blake Wheeler decided to train together in the summer. It appears to be quickly paying off. The Jets...

VIETNAM TO HOLD STATE FUNERAL FOR PRESIDENT TRAN DAI QUANG

HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnam will hold a state funeral and national mourning this week for President Tran Dai Quang, who died last week...

 
 
 

LEADING OFF: BREWERS-CARDINALS, A'S-M'S HIGHLIGHT NIGHT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Monday: WILD SHOWDOWN Milwaukee leads the NL wild-card race by two games over St. Louis...

TIGER WOODS WINS TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP FOR 80TH PGA TOUR TITLE

ATLANTA - A comeback not even Tiger Woods saw coming a year ago. A chaotic celebration that golf hasn't seen even in the best of times. Woods...

 
 
 

JUDGE CHAMPIONS ‘LENIENT' SENTENCE FOR YOUNG BLACK MAN IN GUN CRIME BECAUSE OF SYSTEMIC RACISM AND POVERTY

An Ontario judge voices his - and the justice system's - struggle balancing a public outcry over gun violence with systemic racism...

BALTIMORE POLICE: OFFICER SHOT IN THE CITY

BALTIMORE - Police in Baltimore say an officer has been shot in that city. The Baltimore police department tweeted Sunday evening that...

 
 
 

A'S WILD CARD DELAYED WITH 5-1 LOSS TO TWINS

OAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland will have to take its bubbly on the road. Kyle Gibson allowed one run over 7 1/3 innings, Jake Cave hit a...

ROCKIES SWEEP DIAMONDBACKS, WHO ARE ELIMINATED

PHOENIX - The Colorado Rockies still have a shot at the post-season heading into the final week of the regular season after a three-game...

 
 
 

FEDERER, ZVEREV LEAD TEAM EUROPE TO LAVER CUP VICTORY

CHICAGO - Alexander Zverev beat Kevin Anderson on Sunday night to give Team Europe a victory in the second Laver Cup. Zverev won the...

Animators redraw Tiana after Disney ‘whitewashed' its black princess

ANIMATORS REDRAW TIANA AFTER DISNEY ‘WHITEWASHED' ITS BLACK PRINCESS

Animators have been forced to redraw Disney's first black princess after anti-racism campaigners claimed she had been “whitewashed”...

 
 
 



6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

Authorities in North Carolina are searching for a 6-year-old boy with autism, who is described as nonverbal and has been missing since Saturday. Read more ...

Barrick Gold is buying Randgold for $6 billion in stock to create the...

Barrick Gold is buying Randgold for $6 billion in stock to create the world's largest miner

Barrick Gold has agreed to buy Randgold Resources for $6 billion in stock. Barrick Gold shareholders will own approximately two-thirds of the combined company while Randgold... Read more ...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose claims FedEx Cup

Tiger Woods earned his 80th career win, but it was his first one in more than five years. Read more ...

In defiance of Israel, Russia set to give advanced missile systems to Syrian...

In defiance of Israel, Russia set to give advanced missile systems to Syrian regime

Russia will provide advanced S-300 missile systems to Syria and directly link up with the air-defence network of its Middle Eastern ally, stepping up support for the regime of... Read more ...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink his current job

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had his nomination rocked by additional and graphic accusations of sexual misconduct over the weekend. A New... Read more ...

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

Tiger Woods soared to victory Sunday in Georgia, winning the Tour Championship. Read more ...

Michael Kors close to buying Versace for $2.4B

Michael Kors close to buying Versace for $2.4B

MILAN - An Italian newspaper reports that the Versace group is on the verge of announcing its sale to an American company for 2 billion euros. Corriere della Sera reported... Read more ...

Bill Cosby faces up to 30 years in sentencing for drugging, sex assault...

Bill Cosby faces up to 30 years in sentencing for drugging, sex assault conviction on Monday

American actor Bill Cosby will find out before Tuesday evening how long he wil spend in jail for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand in 2004. In his sentencing... Read more ...

‘I just can't believe I pulled this off': Tiger Woods completes remarkable...

‘I just can't believe I pulled this off': Tiger Woods completes remarkable comeback, wins first title in five years

Tiger Woods is back. The 42-year-old golf great won a PGA tournament for the first time in more than five years, marking a long-awaited turnaround after scandals and an... Read more ...

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to 20-16 comeback win over Colts

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to 20-16 comeback win over Colts

PHILADELPHIA - Carson Wentz eluded defenders, scrambled, threw his body around and played the same way he has throughout his career. Read more ...