Smoke from wildfires that's blanketing parts of Alberta does more than just irritate the eyes and throats of visitors to the province's mountain parks — it obscures the spectacular scenery that many have travelled thousands of kilometres to see.
Ben Flanagan, a 23-year-old distance runner from Kitchener, Ont., continued to beat the odds Sunday morning, becoming the first Canadian — male or female — to win in the 46 years of the Falmouth Road Race in the coastal town on Cape Cod, Mass.
Buyers who have to provide personal information to purchase recreational pot online after legalization this fall should be able to rely on existing laws to protect their privacy but the issue needs to be watched closely to ensure regulations are obeyed and mistakes are avoided, experts say.
A fragmented system that makes British Columbia responsible for regional districts but gives the federal government authority for First Nations is hampering Indigenous groups in the wildfire fight, community leaders say.
Quebec Liberals saw in a longer election campaign their chance to turn polls around. Instead, with the official campaign start on Thursday, Couillard is off balance after unceremoniously dumping a popular Liberal veteran in favour of former hockey player with no political experience.