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TORONTO - Two Toronto-area women are facing charges after a disturbance forced a Sunwing flight bound for Cuba to return to Pearson International Airport under a military escort.

Peel Region police s

TORONTO - Canada ranks higher than 10 other developed nations in scientific literacy, or the ability of citizens to read and fully comprehend a lengthy article about science in a newspaper, according

MONTREAL - Federal Conservatives are capping off their summer with a pre-electoral push in Quebec, a charm campaign to help the party rebound in what has proven to be challenging terrain.

Denis Lebel

CALGARY - A man accused of stabbing five young people to death at a house party in Calgary is to appear in court today after a psychiatric assessment.

Matthew de Grood has already been found fit to s

TORONTO - Police say two women are in custody after a Sunwing flight bound for Cuba was forced to turn back to Toronto's Pearson International Airport.

Peel regional police responded to the flight at

OTTAWA - The new Bloc Quebecois leader said Wednesday he's not going to change his methods despite losing another caucus member.

Mario Beaulieu told The Canadian Press most Bloc members are rallying

MONTREAL - The paths of Robert Bourassa and Rene Levesque are set to cross again — this time on the map of Montreal.

The city plans to rename a long stretch of a busy downtown street Boulevard Robert

OTTAWA - A seasoned public servant who helped reshape the Harper government's tattered military procurement strategy has announced his retirement at Public Works.

An internal memo — circulated Monday

QUEBEC - Quebec unions continued bashing proposed pension reforms on Wednesday as they accused the provincial government of bulldozing through legislature hearings on the issue.

A spokesman for a uni

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