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London mayor: 'Cruel' Trump should be denied state visit

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:54am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

London's mayor says that President Donald Trump shouldn't receive a state visit in Britain because of his "cruel" policies on immigration.

Sadiq Khan said Sunday the U.S...

Police hunting for monk increase pressure on Thai temple

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:53am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

PATHUM THANI, Thailand — Police in Thailand who spent three days in an orderly but unsuccessful search of a vast Buddhist temple for a prominent monk accused of financial...

As Trump makes foreign moves, Tillerson avoids the spotlight

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:53am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

WASHINGTON — When North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters between South Korea and Japan, President Donald Trump moved quickly to show U.S. resolve. He appeared within...

Italy's Renzi resigns as party chief, seeks renewed mandate

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:52am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

ROME — Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi resigned on Sunday as leader of his fractious Democratic Party in a bid to win a fresh, stronger mandate before parliamentary...

Pope laments plight of child soldiers in Congo fighting

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:51am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has expressed dismay about clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo he described as "violent and brutal."

In remarks to the faithful in St...

Trump embraces legacy of Andrew Jackson

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:50am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

NEW YORK — It was an ugly, highly personal presidential election.

An unvarnished celebrity outsider who pledged to represent the forgotten labourer took on an...

Tribes hope Trump's 'America first' helps first Americans

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:49am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:15am

BOSTON — Native Americans hope President Donald Trump doesn't forget America's first inhabitants as he promises to put "America first."

Tribes have been reaching out to...

Warrants are out for Candice Melissa Harvey (left) and Kenneth Wayne Curtis (right) after they ran from RCMP Feb. 17, 2017. They're wanted in connection to theft investigations.

RCMP on the lookout for Lloydminster pair wanted for theft

By 650 CKOM February 19, 2017 - 8:34am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 8:52am

RCMP are looking for two people from Lloydminster, Alta after they ran from police trying to arrest them.

On Feb. 17 RCMP went to an apartment complex on 51st Avenue to...

Pence says US to hold Russia accountable, stand with NATO

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:20am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 8:45am

MUNICH — U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence on Saturday conveyed a message to jittery partners that the Trump administration will "hold Russia accountable" and maintain steadfast...

Malaysia looks for 4 North Korean suspects who left country

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 8:30am

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Investigators are looking for four North Korean men who flew out of Malaysia the same day Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother,...

Iraqi forces advance on Islamic State-held western Mosul

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 8:01am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 8:30am

HAMAM AL-ALIL, Iraq — U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation on Sunday to dislodge Islamic State militants from the western half of Mosul, the...

Graham: Trump must punish Russia for election interference

By The Canadian Press February 19, 2017 - 6:05am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 6:30am

MUNICH — A senior U.S. Republican senator on Sunday urged President Donald Trump to take action against Russia over allegations that Moscow interfered in the election that...

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