Canada

Shooting In Ottawa At City's War Memorial And Near Parliament Hill

Shots Ring Out At Canada’s Parliament

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) _ A gunman shot and wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country’s capital Wednesday, then entered Parliament, where numerous shots rang out, police and witnesses said. […]

10/22/2014

Sikorsky S-61N Sabah Arar AFP Getty Images

Differences Settled, Contract Signed

United Technologies says its Sikorsky Aircraft division has signed a deal with Canada for the delivery of 28 maritime helicopters, ending a long and costly dispute.

06/18/2014

Bottle was part of a release from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution between 196 and 1972. (Getty Images)

Bottle Released By Massachusetts Scientist In 1956 Found

Message in a bottle found off Nova Scotia after a journey of 185 miles and 58 years.

02/08/2014

File photo of prescription medication. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Buying Prescription Drugs Abroad Legalized In Maine

Maine is now the first state to legalize buying prescription drugs from abroad.

10/22/2013

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REWIND: It’s Carly Rae Jepsen’s World

The GRAMMYs’ Song of the Year category honors the very best in songwriting — and for the 55th Annual Awards, that includes the Canadian team who penned Carly Rae Jepsen’s“Call Me Maybe.” What you may […]

01/14/2013

File photo of a lobster fisherman  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

US Rep. Asks Canada To Guard Maine Lobster Trucks

U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree is asking Canadian authorities to provide police escorts for Maine lobster trucks following protests at processing plants over cheap lobster from the United States.

08/10/2012

Dannel Malloy (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Governors and Premiers Meet

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) _ Energy and transportation issues are expected to top the agenda as Vermont plays host to the 36th annual meeting of the New England governors and eastern Canadian premiers. The regional leaders […]

07/29/2012

Model of Chinese Z-10 helicopter (Peter MacdiE

UTC, Subsidiaries To Pay $75 Million Fine In China Technology Sale

United Technologies Corporation subsidiary Pratt & Whitney Canada has pleaded guilty to criminal charges in a case involving China’s development of a new attack helicopter.  Federal officials say Pratt & Whitney Canada, plus UTC itself […]

06/28/2012

Randy Breton (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Suspect In Hammer Attack In Custody

A man wanted by New Britain police on attempted murder and other charges in connection with a violent hammer attack on three people December 29th on Columbus Boulevard is now in custody in Canada.

01/09/2012

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