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'I'm really happy:' Edmonton judge rules Omar Khadr's sentence has expired

'I'm really happy:' Edmonton judge rules Omar Khadr's sentence has expired

EDMONTON — The last legal restrictions on Omar Khadr were lifted Monday when an Alberta judge ruled that a war crimes sentence for the former Guantanamo Bay prisoner has expired.
EU military wants to partner with Canada in Mali as it races for exit

EU military wants to partner with Canada in Mali as it races for exit

OTTAWA — As Canada's military mission races to leave Mali and the United Nations pleads for it to stay, the European Union is making a fresh appeal to the Canadian Forces to partner with it in the West African country. Gen.

Florida police launch homicide investigation after Canadian couple found dead

MONTREAL — Police in Florida have launched a double homicide investigation after an elderly Canadian couple was found dead in their mobile home on Friday.

15 Canadians on cruise ship that was stranded off Norway; one injured

STAVANGER, Norway — Norwegian officials are investigating why a cruise ship carrying more than 1,300 people, including 15 Canadians, set sail despite storm warnings and forced a major evacuation after a mayday call had been issued.
In the news today, March 25

In the news today, March 25

Five stories in the news for Monday, March 25 ——— TRUDEAU DELIVERS CAMPAIGN STYLE SPEECH AT NOMINATION EVENT Justin Trudeau delivered a campaign-style speech in Vancouver-Kingsway riding last night as he introduced former TV news anchor Tamara Taggar
15 Canadians on cruise ship that was stranded off Norway; one injured

15 Canadians on cruise ship that was stranded off Norway; one injured

STAVANGER, Norway — Global Affairs Canada says 15 Canadians were on board the Viking Sky cruise ship when it ran into engine trouble off Norway's rough, frigid western coast.

Trudeau delivers campaign-style speech while introducing candidate Taggart

VANCOUVER — Justin Trudeau delivered a feisty, campaign-style speech in Vancouver-Kingsway riding Sunday night as he introduced former TV news anchor Tamara Taggart as the riding's Liberal candidate in the fall federal election.
Trudeau calls May 6 byelection for B.C. riding of Nanaimo-Ladysmith

Trudeau calls May 6 byelection for B.C. riding of Nanaimo-Ladysmith

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced a May byelection in British Columbia to fill a seat vacated by a former New Democrat MP. The Prime Minister's Office has set May 6 as the date for the ballot for Nanaimo-Ladysmith.
Pricey Titanic wreck tours hope to bring new life to a century-old story

Pricey Titanic wreck tours hope to bring new life to a century-old story

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Adventure tourists with money in the bank have a new bucket list travel item: a spot on a submarine diving 3,800 metres down to the rusting remains of one history's most iconic shipwrecks.
Ukraine's top cop walks thin blue line between Russian meddling, free election

Ukraine's top cop walks thin blue line between Russian meddling, free election

OTTAWA — Two weeks after Serhii Kniaziev's military career ended, the Iron Curtain fell, the Soviet Union crumbled and the young ex-soldier returned to Ukraine and quickly found his calling — the thin blue line of policing.