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The Town of High Level is evacuating roughly 4,000 residents as a 69,000-hectare fire burns just three kilometres away.  Mayor Crystal McAteer said the evacuation order was made at 4 p.m. Residents have been told to prepare to be evacuated for 72 hours, at which point officials will reevaluate the plan. A route has been…

Iran has quadrupled its production of enriched uranium amid tensions with the U.S. over Tehran’s unravelling nuclear accord, two semi-official news agencies reported Monday.The spokesperson for Iran’s nuclear agency was cited by two semi-official news agencies as saying that Iran has quadrupled its production of low-enriched uranium. (IRIB via Associated Press)Iran has quadrupled its production…

Two young children who spent the night stranded on Burke Mountain in Coquitlam, B.C., were brought to safety by rescue crews on Monday. Their injured father had been forced to leave them to find help. Search and rescue crews had spent the night trying to track the children down, using a drone and helicopter to…

  An x-ray of the glove of Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 spacesuit from his historic moonwalk, taken as part of the restoration process. The Apollo astronauts have many lessons to provide to NASA as it works to develop new moonwalking suits. (credit: NASM) Apollo Revisited by Dwayne A. DayMonday, May 20, 2019 In July, Neil…

New footage has emerged showing the moment Nigel Farage had milkshake thrown at him during a campaign walkabout.The Brexit Party leader had just given a short speech in Newcastle as part of a tour of the country ahead of the European elections.A man was taken away by a police community support officer and later seen…

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump directed his former White House Counsel Donald McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena Monday, citing a Justice Department legal opinion that maintains McGahn would have immunity from testifying about his work as a close Trump adviser. A lawyer for McGahn said he would follow the president’s wishes and skip…

By Karen Freifeld and David Shepardson(Reuters) – The U.S. government on Monday eased some restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, a sign of how the prohibitions on the telecommunications company may have far-reaching and unintended consequences.The U.S. Commerce Department will allow Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to purchase American-made goods in order to maintain existing…

ABOVE: A judge ruled against President Donald Trump on Monday over a lawsuit challenging a House subpoena for his financial records, and denied a stay of his decision pending an appeal. A U.S. judge on Monday ruled in favor of a U.S. House of Representatives committee seeking President Donald Trump‘s financial records from his accounting…

Do you know a teenager who is spending way too much time tossing and turning trying to sleep? They might be able to fix pretty that fairly quickly by cutting down on a common late-night habit. Teenagers’ sleeping problems can be reversed by one week of limiting their evening smartphone use, according to findings released…

Ward 11 Coun. Jeromy Farkas Dean Pilling/Postmedia Residents of Palliser are being urged by their city councillor to take frustrations over “traffic breakdowns” and construction congestion to the city’s transportation committee this week.“I’ve invited every single Calgarian in my ward to attend,” Coun. Jeromy Farkas said of the committee meeting on Wednesday. “The many thousands…


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