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Alberta teen’s sneaker design leaves behind lasting legacy following his death

Jayden Strauss was a sneakerhead. He kept his shoes in their boxes so they would stay clean and to protect them from his brothers. When he graduated high school. He wore Nikes with his suit. “Yeah, shoes are special,” his mom Jody told Global News on Thu...

Australia Gripped by Decades of Sexual Abuse of Children, Panel Finds

Australia created the commission in 2012 to investigate decades of sexual abuse in religious institutions, schools and other establishments — the only country in the world so far to initiate such a sweeping government-led inquiry. More than 4,000 instituti...

Everyday Hero: Canadian consular worker provides ‘human warmth and contact’ overseas

When Canadians visit the United Kingdom, there’s one woman (besides the Queen) who they can coun...

B.C.’s own ‘Cob Cottage’ named Canada’s most wished-for Airbnb property

An idyllic and unique cottage, situated on Mayne Island in the southern Gulf Islands, has been nam...

21st Century Fox, Net Neutrality, Roy Moore: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

For a preview of life without net neutrality, an Op-Ed contributor suggests looking to China, wher...

Controversial Adult Capacity and Decision-making Act comes into effect Dec. 28

Nova Scotia announced on Thursday that regulations for the Adult Capacity and Decision-making Act...

At Least 6,700 Rohingya Died in First Month of Myanmar Crackdown, Aid Group Says

Survey teams interviewed 2,434 households in settlements in Bangladesh and asked the head of each ...

US F-22s intercept Russian jets over Syria, fire warning flares

The US jets fired warning flares during the intercept of the two Russian Su-25 close air support je...

Lindsey Graham: There's a 30 Percent Chance Trump Attacks North Korea

It’s become a grim ritual in Washington foreign-policy circles to assess the chances that the U...

Exclusive: US troops and Syrian forces battle ISIS near key base

A military official with the US-led coalition fighting ISIS told CNN that a convoy of about 10 vehi...