Eddie Van Halen dies at 65 of cancer,…

Eddie Van Halen, the guitar virtuoso whose blinding speed, control and innovation propelled his band Van Halen into one of hard rock's biggest groups, fuelled the unmistakable fiery solo in Michael Jackson's hit Beat It and…

The latest on the coronavirus outbreak for Oct.…

A health-care worker in Brussels cleans her goggles after performing a nasal swab sample test for the coronavirus. (Yves Herman/Reuters) Health Canada approves first rapid antigen COVID-19 test Health Canada regulators have approved another rapid…

Quebec premier to apologize to family of woman…

Quebec Premier François Legault has apologized to the family of Joyce Echaquan, the Atikamekw woman who died in a Joliette hospital last week. Legault delivered the apology at the National Assembly on Tuesday, following a moment of…

Tributes flow for John Turner as former PM…

Former prime minister John Turner was honoured as a principled politician, a loyal friend and a passionate protector of the environment today as family, friends and dignitaries gathered in Toronto for a scaled-back state funeral. Prime…