Friday, January 19, 2018 1:55:52 PM
Rocker Tom Petty died in October due to "multisystem organ failure" brought on by an accidental overdose of seven medications, the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner's office said on Friday.
Friday, January 19, 2018 12:26:55 PM
The U.S. military has put countering China and Russia, not terrorists, at the centre of a new national defence strategy unveiled on Friday.
Friday, January 19, 2018 11:45:05 AM
A former U.S. speed skater says she reported allegations to Speed Skating Canada in November that head coach Michael Crowe had sexual relationships with several of his athletes when he coached elite skaters south of the border in the 1990s...
Friday, January 19, 2018 8:12:28 AM
After nine days of deliberations, jurors have acquitted the three former Montreal, Maine and Atlantic (MMA) railway employees charged with criminal negligence causing death in the 2013 Lac-Mégantic, Que., rail disaster.
Friday, January 19, 2018 7:47:00 AM
Investigators have still not discovered what motivated Stephen Paddock to embark on the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history but determined that he researched SWAT tactics ahead of the massacre and investigated other possible targets,...
Friday, January 19, 2018 7:44:23 AM
A deeper dive into the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse.
Friday, January 19, 2018 7:02:29 AM
A video that shows a Kodiak bear being being hand-fed ice cream through a drive-thru window has prompted an investigation by safety and animal welfare officials in Alberta.
Friday, January 19, 2018 5:23:48 AM
The Canadian government warns against travelling to the popular Jamaican destination of Montego Bay, and if you're already there, to remain in the resorts due to an increase in violent crime.
Friday, January 19, 2018 5:07:59 AM
Scientists are reporting progress on a blood test to detect many types of cancer at an early stage, including some of the most deadly ones that lack screening tools now.
Friday, January 19, 2018 4:26:15 AM
The Supreme Court has ordered the Canadian Transportation Agency to take another look at a 2014 complaint filed by Halifax-based passenger rights advocate Gabor Lukacs about how Delta Air Lines deals with obese passengers.