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Judge scolds government over Iraq detainee abuse pictures

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 7:53pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 8:15pm

NEW YORK — A federal judge scolded the government on Wednesday for being overprotective of potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners in Iraq and...

Family of four 'brazen' cougars put down after getting too bold in B.C.

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 7:26pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:45pm

PENTICTON, B.C. — British Columbia conservation officers have killed a family of four cougars they say were growing increasingly bold while hunting urban deer around homes in...

No word from Jammeh as midnight deadline arrives in Gambia

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 7:24pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 8:15pm

DAKAR, Senegal — After more than two decades in power, Gambian President Yahya Jammeh faced the prospect of a military intervention by regional forces, as the man who once...

Victoria Park in downtown Regina

Martel on the Move: Unusual winter weather brings unusual activity

By Kevin Martel January 18, 2017 - 7:11pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:15pm

Bigfoot. The Loch Ness Monster. A Saskatchewan January day above 0 C.

They're all rare, and if they do turn up, it's hard to believe.

But even the skeptics are...

B.C. jury set to begin deliberations Thursday for accused human smugglers

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 7:02pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:30pm

VANCOUVER — A jury in Vancouver is expected to begin deliberations on Thursday in the case of four men accused of smuggling hundreds of Tamil migrants into Canada.

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Shell Canada seals second deepwater well off Nova Scotia, silent on results

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 6:54pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:15pm

HALIFAX — Shell is moving to seal off the second of its two deepwater exploration wells off Nova Scotia.

The company began work on the Monterey Jack well on the Scotian...

B.C. set record for drug overdose deaths last year, appeals for federal help

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 6:54pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:15pm

VICTORIA — More than 900 people died in British Columbia last year from illicit drug overdoses, but the provincial health minister says the toll could have been far higher and...

Officers remained at the Royal Bank on 8th Street for several hours Jan. 18, 2017 investigating an armed robbery.

Bank robbery in Saskatoon leaves one man with minor injuries

By 650 CKOM January 18, 2017 - 6:37pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:26pm

Saskatoon police are investigating an armed robbery at the Royal Bank on 8th Street.

Initial reports around 4 p.m. Wednesday indicated two men went into the building...

Many youth with ADHD given antipsychotic drugs: study

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 6:36pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:15pm

TORONTO — One in 20 Ontario children and youth have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and many are prescribed antipsychotic drugs, despite having no other mental health...

AP-NORC Poll: Americans of all stripes say fix health care

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 6:35pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

WASHINGTON — Sylvia Douglas twice voted for President Barack Obama and last year cast a ballot for Democrat Hillary Clinton. But when it comes to "Obamacare," she now sounds...

So long from White House: Obama aims final messages at Trump

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 6:29pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama stepped behind the White House podium for the last time Wednesday, fielding questions from the crush of journalists crammed in for the occasion and...

Shaunavon, Sask. native Hayley Wickenheiser says the game has come a long way since she tried to hide her gender in midget hockey.

Hayley Wickenheiser recalls tough times in youth hockey, best memories

By 650 CKOM January 18, 2017 - 6:27pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 6:27pm

Women's hockey has changed a lot since Hayley Wickenheiser first picked up a stick.   The Shaunavon, Sask. legend reflected on her younger days during an interview with the...

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