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Testing reveals no third case of measles in Saint John, New Brunswick

FREDERICTON — Health officials in New Brunswick say there are still only two confirmed cases of measles in the Saint John region after a third suspected case tested negative. Dr.
Full speed ahead for N.L.'s Liberal minority after election squeaker

Full speed ahead for N.L.'s Liberal minority after election squeaker

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's premier sounded a contrite and co-operative tone Friday, amid all signs that his Liberal government will survive despite being reduced to a minority in Thursday's election.

NB Green Party makes progress in bill that promotes municipality-based renewables

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's Green Party is pushing to increase the amount of renewable energy produced by municipal governments and First Nations, with the support of the leader of the People's Alliance.

Vigil held for injured Nova Scotia woman, dead man after attack on hiking trail

WYTHEVILLE, Va. — A vigil was held Thursday evening for a Nova Scotia woman who survived a knife attack on the Appalachian Trail and for the man who died in the incident. James Jordan, 30, of West Yarmouth, Mass.
Liberals re-elected with minority government in Newfoundland and Labrador vote

Liberals re-elected with minority government in Newfoundland and Labrador vote

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Voters in Newfoundland and Labrador registered their frustration with traditional politics Thursday by reducing the incumbent Liberals to minority status — a rare event in the province's history.
QuickSketch: Liberal Premier Dwight Ball of Newfoundland and Labrador

QuickSketch: Liberal Premier Dwight Ball of Newfoundland and Labrador

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A look at Dwight Ball, the newly re-elected Liberal premier of Newfoundland and Labrador: Age: 62 Early years: Grew up in Deer Lake, a small town in western Newfoundland where his father worked in the forestry industry.

N.S. woman runs 10 km after being stabbed, beaten on Appalachian Trail

WYTHEVILLE, Va. — A Nova Scotia woman survived a knife attack on the Appalachian Trail by playing dead after being beaten and stabbed — and then ran 10 kilometres for help, police in Virginia say. James Jordan, 30, of West Yarmouth, Mass.

Liberals try to resist blue wave as Newfoundland and Labrador goes to polls

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques announces winners of science contest

Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques announces winners of science contest

FREDERICTON — Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques took time from his busy schedule on the International Space Station Wednesday to encourage young students to pursue science — telling them they are the future.
Facebook takes down anti-vaxxer page that used falsified image of girl who died

Facebook takes down anti-vaxxer page that used falsified image of girl who died

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The mother of a young Newfoundland girl says she's relieved a social media company has disabled a site that used images of her dead daughter to promote an anti-vaccination campaign.
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