A Trois-RiviA res public safety spokesman said police gather all the available information for the Director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions to decide whether or not to lay charges. In several Quebec cities, more than three-quarters of sexual harassment and assault allegations brought to police don't result in the perpetrator being formally accused, according to an investigation by Radio-Canada.
Emergency services issued evacuation alerts for four bushfires burning out of control in Victoria's south-west in the early hours of Sunday morning. As of 12:00am fires were burning in and around the towns of Gazzette, Garvoc, Gnotuk, Ayrford, Hawkesdale and Terang.
Nick Boisvert is a reporter and one-man band video journalist based in Toronto. He previously worked for the CBC in Vancouver, Windsor and Kitchener-Waterloo.
Mista Wasis recalls dreaming of the family he could barely remember after the government forced him from his community as a child and into a non-Indigenous home during the '60s Scoop. "I couldn't make out what they were saying.
Kenyans help a motorist who got stranded in a flooded road in Nairobi on Thursday. Heavy showers and flooding have heralded the beginning of Kenya's long rainy season.
Tyrel Munroe, 19, was arrested in Regina after he was named as a suspect in a fatal Moose Jaw stabbing. Regina police have arrested a 19-year-old man wanted in connection with the death of a Moose Jaw, Sask.
What does it feel like to go hungry for days? To be unable to provide your ailing children with food and medicine? To wash your food with dirty contaminated water? What does it feel like to go sleepless for long nights under bombing and shelling, terrified for your family's lives and yours? To watch your house burn down and your beloved town disappear under never-ending piles of rubble? I can't help but think of these questions every day, as I speak to people trapped inside Syria's Eastern Ghouta. This is the reality there today.
Thousands took to the streets of Brazil's largest cities Thursday night to protest the execution-style murder of a popular Rio de Janeiro city councilwoman, an outspoken critic of police killings of poor residents. Investigators, prosecutors and even drug gang leaders said the shooting of Marielle Franco, 38, a rising star in the Socialism and Liberty Party , appeared to be a political assassination.
A Palestinian driver hit four Israeli men with his car Friday afternoon, killing two of them and seriously injuring the others, outside the Mevo Dotan settlement in the northern West Bank. The driver was injured and arrested at the scene, according to the Israel Defense Forces.
In the lead up to polling day, we've been running Curious Campaign, a project that collects your burning questions about the March 17 election. Simon Lovell only became a citizen last year and is voting in an Australian election for the first time.
At approximately 5:50 a.m., the Comox Valley RCMP took one man into custody without incident, with the assistance of the Island District Emergency Response Team. The man was located inside a residence on the 2200 block of Coleman Road.
A resident of San Juan, Puerto Rico surveys damage on the heels of Hurricane Maria in September 2017. A resident of San Juan, Puerto Rico surveys damage on the heels of Hurricane Maria in September 2017.
Soldiers wearing protective clothing prepare to lift a tow truck in Hyde Road, Gillingham, Dorset, England as the investigation into the suspected nerve agent attack on Russian double agent Sergei Skripal continues Wednesday March 14, 2018.
It was a few days before the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration and a Lebanese-American businessman was on his way to Mar-a-Lago. George Nader, an international fixer whose long history included intrepid back-channel mediation between Israel and Arab countries - and a 15-year-old pedophilia conviction in Europe that has not been previously reported - was transiting through Dulles International Airport outside Washington.
In this March 6, 2017 file photo, Britain's Professor Stephen Hawking is presented with his illuminated Freedom scroll by the Chamberlain of the City of London Peter Kane as he receives the Honorary Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in the City of London.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh issued a blanket condemnation of terrorist acts Wednesday following media reports about his attendance at a California rally three years ago that sang the praises of Sikh separatism and a violent religious leader killed during the 1984 invasion of India's Golden Temple. Singh issued a statement in which he condemned all acts of terrorism, regardless of who is responsible, after the Globe and Mail disclosed that he attended and spoke at the 2015 rally in San Francisco, an event billed as a commemoration of Sikhs who died during the bloody 1984 invasion in Amritsar.
The 36-year-old American actress is set to tie the knot with the flame-haired Prince on May 19, and it has now been revealed she is hard at work studying everything from how to walk to how to dress, ready for her transition into becoming a member of the royal family. Prince Charles' former butler Grant Harrold said: "She has to be careful what she says, how she says it, and how it's taken because after the 19th of May, it will be a reflection of the royal family.