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Out-of-office reply: Prime Minister Trudeau, family on holiday in Costa Rica

Out-of-office reply: Prime Minister Trudeau, family on holiday in Costa Rica

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is heading to Costa Rica for a two-week vacation with his family.
'A specific form of anti-Black racism': Scholars want Canadian apology for slavery

'A specific form of anti-Black racism': Scholars want Canadian apology for slavery

More than a year after Canada proclaimed Aug. 1 as Emancipation Day, Black leaders and scholars are renewing their calls for Ottawa to make a formal apology for the country's history of slavery and its intergenerational harms.
Sacred site or rallying point? The politicization of Canada's National War Memorial

Sacred site or rallying point? The politicization of Canada's National War Memorial

OTTAWA — The sacrifices of Canadians who fought and died for democracy and freedom during the Korean War were honoured during a small ceremony last week at the National War Memorial.

Lotto 649 winning numbers for Saturday, July 31, 2022

TORONTO — The winning numbers in Saturday's Lotto 649 draw for an estimated $17 million: 09, 21, 22, 27, 35 & 47.
Saudi-born Canadian gets life sentence in U.S. for ISIS propaganda support, terrorism

Saudi-born Canadian gets life sentence in U.S. for ISIS propaganda support, terrorism

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Justice says a Saudi-born Canadian citizen was sentenced to life in prison Friday for conspiring to provide support resulting in death to the terrorist organization ISIS.
Police shoot man after officer wounded with weapon in rough Vancouver neighbourhood

Police shoot man after officer wounded with weapon in rough Vancouver neighbourhood

VANCOUVER — Police in Vancouver shot and injured a man Saturday after an officer was allegedly attacked with a weapon while on patrol in the city's Downtown Eastside.
Pope's visit to Canada sparks calls to renounce centuries-old Doctrine of Discovery

Pope's visit to Canada sparks calls to renounce centuries-old Doctrine of Discovery

OTTAWA — As Pope Francis travelled across Canada, so did a demand to revisit centuries-old declarations.
Pope says Indigenous people suffered genocide at residential schools

Pope says Indigenous people suffered genocide at residential schools

ROME — Pope Francis says the abuses Indigenous Peoples faced while being forced to attend residential schools amounted to genocide.

No winning ticket sold for Friday's $40 million Lotto Max jackpot

There was no winning ticket sold in Friday's Lotto Max $40 million draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Aug. 2 will be an estimated $50 million, with two Maxmillion prizes of $1 million each up for grabs. The Canadian Press

Lotto Max winning numbers for Friday, July 29, 2022

TORONTO — The winning numbers in Friday's Lotto Max draw for an estimated $40 million: 07, 14, 17, 18, 19, 23 & 41. Bonus: 16 In the event of any discrepancy between this list and the official winning numbers, the latter shall prevail.