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New report details impact of proposed NS spaceport in event of explosion or fire

New report details impact of proposed NS spaceport in event of explosion or fire

HALIFAX — The head of a company proposing to open Canada's only commercial spaceport near the small community of Canso, N.S., says the impact of any launch failure would be relatively small.
Monster Energy drink recalled due to possible glass fragments

Monster Energy drink recalled due to possible glass fragments

OTTAWA — Monster Energy Canada Ltd. is recalling one of its drinks from the marketplace. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the Caffe Monster Salted Caramel Energy Drink could contain glass fragments.
B.C. hospital's use as shelter 'clarion call' about housing crisis, says mayor

B.C. hospital's use as shelter 'clarion call' about housing crisis, says mayor

The 10-bed regional hospital that serves the medical needs of 5,000 people on the remote west coast of Vancouver Island has been doing extra duty lately as an emergency shelter for the homeless and poorly housed, says the mayor of Tofino.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $35.7 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $35.7 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Mar.
9-1-1 fielded complaints over Amber Alert despite tragic ending

9-1-1 fielded complaints over Amber Alert despite tragic ending

The first alert was sent just after 11:30 p.m. Thursday about the disappearance of Riya Rajkuma
This Ontario snow shoveller has the perfect method to clear your driveway

This Ontario snow shoveller has the perfect method to clear your driveway

It's an ingenious snow shoveling method that's gone viral
'Baby, It's Cold Outside' pulled from some Canadian radio stations

'Baby, It's Cold Outside' pulled from some Canadian radio stations

TORONTO — "Baby, It's Cold Outside" is getting a chilly response from Canadian radio stations.
Tesla Model S goes airborne. Driver faces criminal charge (video)

Tesla Model S goes airborne. Driver faces criminal charge (video)

Barrie Police say it's lucky no one was hurt
Girl, 10, among 2 killed by Toronto shooter: police chief

Girl, 10, among 2 killed by Toronto shooter: police chief

The motive behind the attack remains a mystery, and Toronto police Chief Mark Saunders said he wouldn’t speculate
'It's hard:' Humboldt Broncos captain among dead after Saskatchewan bus crash (update)

'It's hard:' Humboldt Broncos captain among dead after Saskatchewan bus crash (update)

Logan Schatz died along with head coach Darcy Haugan when the junior hockey team's bus collided with a truck
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