Lowes closing 31 stores in Canada and 20…

Home improvement retailer Lowe's is closing 31 locations in Canada, including 27 underperforming Rona stores in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador, along with 20 Lowe's locations in the United States The North Carolina-based chain…

It was gut wrenching, says man who watched…

Chris Romanyk, who lives on Saint Jean Street in Old Montreal, heard Charlot dying before he saw the calèche horse on Sunday afternoon. "Even in our apartment, you heard the horse crying," Romanyk told CBC News. "It was…

Today Is National Love Your Red Hair Day…

There's more than one excuse to be setting off fireworks tonight - gingers, this is your day to celebrate, because it's National Love Your Red Hair Day. Credit: PA After years of gentle piss taking,…

NZ fisherman rescues baby from ocean

Image copyright Smith Collection/Gado Image caption Matata (not pictured) is one of many beaches along the coast of New Zealand's North Island A New Zealand fisherman has rescued an 18-month-old boy from the ocean, in…

Frantic final day for US mid-term campaign

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Trump has stepped up his rhetoric on immigration in recent days The US mid-term election campaign is entering a frenzied final day in a vote seen as a verdict…

Newlyweds die in air crash after wedding

Image copyright Facebook/Bailee Ackerman Image caption The couple were killed in a helicopter crash after departing their own wedding A young couple from Texas were killed when a helicopter carrying them away from their own…

US warns of relentless pressure on Iran

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMartin Patience reports from Lebanon, where Iranians are already feeling the effects of the sanctionsSecretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned that the US will exert "relentless"…

London violence to take 10 years to solve

Image copyright ks.2savvv/ Instagram Image caption Jay Hughes was stabbed to death in a premeditated attack at a chicken shop in south-east London It could take a generation to solve London's violent crime problem, the…