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Birthplace of Dionne quintuplets moved after yearlong grassroots campaign

Birthplace of Dionne quintuplets moved after yearlong grassroots campaign

NORTH BAY, Ont. — The birthplace of the Dionne quintuplets weathered a treacherous trek down the dark, snow-blanketed streets of a northeastern Ontario city on Sunday as it was once again uprooted and hauled to a new location.
Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL pipeline

Nebraska to announce decision on Keystone XL pipeline

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska regulators are set to decide Monday whether to approve or deny an in-state route for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It's the last major regulatory hurdle facing project operator TransCanada Corp.
Canada faces Russia-linked cyberthreats at home and abroad, NATO chief says

Canada faces Russia-linked cyberthreats at home and abroad, NATO chief says

HALIFAX — The head of NATO is urging Canada to be vigilant about the threat of Russian cyberwarfare both on the battlefield and at home.
Portable supplement, focus on supply to be part of new housing strategy

Portable supplement, focus on supply to be part of new housing strategy

OTTAWA — Those struggling to keep a roof over their heads — whether looking to ease the burden of monthly rent payments or in desperate need of help to get off the streets — will find out later this week how the Liberal government hopes to deal with
Northern Quebec police force's only female Inuit officer beating the odds

Northern Quebec police force's only female Inuit officer beating the odds

MONTREAL — Though she's only 22, Constable Pamela Stevenson is undoubtedly one of her northern Quebec police force's most coveted new recruits.

Toronto police reviewing supports after officer's overdose death

TORONTO — The fatal fentanyl overdose of a Toronto drug squad officer has the police force considering what more it could be doing to support those working in its high-risk units. The death of Const.
What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

What is a digital currency and how does cryptocurrency mining work?

VANCOUVER — Cryptocurrency is a digital currency with no physical form or intrinsic value, but is an increasingly hot commodity as Bitcoin, its most well-known iteration, flirts with a record high.
The rise of cryptojacking: How hackers hog computer CPUs to make money

The rise of cryptojacking: How hackers hog computer CPUs to make money

VANCOUVER — Anyone casually surfing the internet at home can be deployed as an unwittingly productive member of a hacker's workforce, a practice known as "cryptojacking" that is on the rise.
'These things are costing us:' Arctic climate change affecting the south

'These things are costing us:' Arctic climate change affecting the south

An international summary of five year's worth of research on Arctic climate change concludes the top of the world is getting warmer faster than anyone thought.

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $12.7 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $12.7 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize went to a ticket holder in Quebec. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Nov.