Quebec’s long-gun registry doesn’t infringe on federal jurisdiction, says a judge who has rejected a motion seeking to see it shelved.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has long faced United States sanctions over his government’s human rights abuses. But the World Health Organization’s new chief is making the longtime African leader a “goodwill ambassador.”
Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
Justin Trudeau offered relatively mild criticism on Thursday of a new Quebec law that bans people from providing or receiving public services with their faces covered and asserted that it’s not up to the federal government to challenge its constitutionality.
Liam Sudano was promoted to company sergeant major by his father, Commanding Officer John Sudano, during promotions night at the Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment Corps 88 in Cobourg Wednesday.
RICE LAKE -- The unique guesthouse they have just finished building overlooking Rice Lake started out as a desire to build a garage behind their waterfront home, says owner Kerin Valcourt.
NORTHUMBERLAND -- Songs that chronicle both tragedy and love in his life are Doug Bates's way of supporting the Alderville First Nation women's shelter.The well-known advocate for young people with autism (his son Ryan was diagnosed with the condition), Bates lost his seven-year-old daughter Kaitlyn in a car crash on Dale Road six years ago and sub
PORT HOPE -- A discussion at the committee-of-the-whole meeting of Port Hope council this week expanded to include a larger question -- whether the municipality should be taking over big signature events which long-time volunteer organizers are having difficulty continuing to helm.The discussion originated with Canada Day, for which the Port Hope K
PORT HOPE -- A motion by Port Hope Deputy Mayor Greg Burns to reopen the matter of providing roadside pick-up of residential waste and recyclables in Ward 2 passed this week at council's committee-of-the-whole meeting.The motion stated that all of Northumberland County has this service, except for Port Hope's Ward 2.The resolution sets out two prov