Beluga Whale Dies At Vancouver Aquarium

CP | Posted 11.28.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Aurora was named after the northern lights.

Trudeau Joins Canadian Superheroes On Marvel Comic Book Cover

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Politics

Trudeau will grace the variant cover of issue No. 5 of Marvel's "Civil War II: Choosing Sides,'' due out Aug. 31.

Starbucks Order-Ahead Service Coming To GTA Stores

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Business

No more standing in line for that latte.

It's Taking FOREVER To Upgrade These Spy Planes

CBC | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada Politics

In what amounts to yet another tacit admission that the military's procurement system is in dire trouble, the Conservative government has quietly an...

Batman Massacre is a Crime Unique to Democracies

Peter Worthington | Posted 09.22.2012 | Canada Politics
Peter Worthington

There are several reasons why America hosts most of the recent mass slaughterings. While such incidents can happen anywhere, they are most prevalent in free, or democratic countries. In autocratic or repressive regimes, mass killings by explosives are for political reasons - Chechen terrorism in the Moscow theatre bombing or the Beslan school massacre. But not random, mindless slaughter. There is no logical way to prevent such massacres in a democracy.

Real Villains of Batman Shooting are Lax Gun Laws

Josh Bowman | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada
Josh Bowman

The gas-masked gunman who opened fire at a theatre full of people, killing twelve and injuring dozens more, reportedly had a shotgun, two pistols, an assault rifle, gas canisters, and potentially explosives in his home. What I don't understand is how it can possibly be alright for a civilian to have access to these kinds of weapons.

Second Polar Bear Cub Dies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Officials at the Toronto Zoo say a second polar bear cub has died of injuries inflicted by its mother.A 10-year-old polar bear named Aurora ...