Pet pig adopted from BC SPCA killed and eaten by new owners. This is the story of Molly, a rescued Vietnamese potbelly pig recently adopted by a BC couple who promptly slaughtered and ate her. Naturally, some people are angry. The RCMP have said they are not investigating the couple who...
A Quebec woman who was travelling in Burkina Faso with a friend hasn't been heard from in three weeks and is feared missing, her family said Saturday. Sherbrooke native Edith Blais and her Italian friend Luca Tacchetto were travelling in the West African nation when all communication with their families...
Bruce MacArthur, the Canadian landscaper accused of slaying five gay lovers, not only stashed his victims in landscape planters, but also may have feasted on them. Cops believe sicko McArthur, 66, may have cannibalized his victims before concealing the rest of their remains in planters outside more than two-dozen homes...
A book once owned by Adolf Hitler provides a chilling look at what may have been his interest in extending the "Final Solution" to North America. The book was written by a Nazi researcher who spent time in the US before the outbreak of World War Two. It has been acquired...
Homeless man returns mistakenly donated diamond ring to BC woman. Trinda Gajek, a resident of Salt Spring Island, pauses while shopping after encountering a young homeless man who she said “wasn’t looking too good.” Gajek empties the zippered change pocket of her wallet and gives the young man everything inside. She forgets...
A recent inspection of six bridges with similar designs to one that collapsed last year shortly after its opening has found that five of them should have weight restrictions for safety reasons. The ministry is working with Saskatchewan rural municipalities to restrict weight or close the roadways containing the bridges...
Canadian speedskater Kim Boutin threatened after bronze-medal win. Tuesday's women's 500-meter short track speed skating final in the Pyeonchang Winter Games ended in a photo finish and some brutal outrage. Italian skater Arianna Fontana won the event in a heated race with the hosting-country's favorite Choi Minjeong, which was close enough...
Travel warning for Canadians in Jamaica's Montego Bay amid state of emergency. The Canadian government has issued a travel warning in the wake of a military lockdown in St. James Parish, which includes the popular tourist destination Montego Bay. The government's safety note urges anyone staying at a resort in the...
Olivia was the most popular girls’ name in the province in 2018, while Liam took the top spot for boys. Overall, the province says 50,104 babies were born last year; 25,717 of those were boys, while 24,387 were girls. Liam knocked Noah out of the top spot as most popular in...
United Nations review tells Canada to step up to end poverty, homelessness, and inequality. Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould represented Canada in Geneva for the UN's third Universal Periodic Review of human rights. Wilson-Raybould says she heard the council's message "loudly and clearly," including the need to support the national inquiry into...