A Calgary businessman and philanthropist says he paid roughly $750,000 to help free kidnapped journalist Amanda Lindhout in Somalia.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau says 50 Canadian companies have so far been exempted from paying surtaxes on U.S. steel and aluminum imports that have been in place since Ottawa imposed retaliatory tariffs last summer.
Canada’s former ambassador to Saudi Arabia — expelled this summer in a falling out with Riyad over human rights — has delivered one of the most blunt, tenacious defences of the $15 billion deal to sell light armoured vehicles to the kingdom.
Compensation and costs are paid after ministers admit partial liability for a crash in 2012.
The owner says council "ineptitude" meant his car was destroyed without an attempt to contact him.
Siobhan McClelland plans to leave Wales after shortcomings in her husband's cancer care.
It's all to do with money and timing, says the BBC's Europe editor Katya Adler.
Beijing's crackdown on a film star and the Interpol chief highlights its use of secret detentions.
Nehanda Nyakasikana led the fight against British colonisers in Zimbabwe in the 19th Century.
What's it like to be someone who watches banned content on social media so you don't have to?
Paul Allen's death has raised questions about the future of his sports holdings, the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers and the NFL's Seattle Seahawks
Practising mindfulness can improve your physical health, says psychiatry professor Dan Siegel — but others warn the science is not conclusive.