AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:18:54 -0400 Officials: Woman driving on rim sparks California wildfires Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:13:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/29/US--Western.Wildfires-DUI/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Western.Wildfires-DUI c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:6fa5 SAN ANDREAS, Calif. (AP) — A car driven by a woman high on drugs sparked several wildfires that consumed at least 450 acres in Northern California, forced evacuations and burned one home, authorities say. Feds reviewing use of private immigration facilities Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:02:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/29/US--Immigration.Detention-Private.Operators/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Immigration.Detention-Private.Operators c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:70ce TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security is reviewing whether it should keep some immigration detention facilities under private operators amid pressure from activists to end the practice. The Latest: Utah lake closed for firefighters to tap water Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:33:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/29/US--Western.Wildfires-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Western.Wildfires-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:6ff3 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local): Canada orders independent probe of switched-at-birth case Mon, 29 Aug 2016 06:55:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/29/CN--Canada_Switched.At.Birth/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada_Switched.At.Birth c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:6ab3 WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Canadian government is setting up an independent investigation after DNA evidence indicated two men from a northern Manitoba indigenous community were switched at birth. Canadian government sets up probe of switched at birth case Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:59:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/28/CN--Canada-Switched.At.Birth/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Switched.At.Birth c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:6953 WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — For years, people in the tiny community had gossiped about why the two men didn't look much like their parents. States review clean energy projects for New England region Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:44:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/28/US-Clean-Energy-New-England/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-Clean-Energy-New-England c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:61ab HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts officials are joining with electric utilities to evaluate more than 50 solicitations from companies to build plants that would generate clean energy for all three states. 3rd suspect in New Mexico girl's horrific death held on bail Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:59:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/27/US--Albuquerque-Girl.Killed-3rd.Suspect/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Albuquerque-Girl.Killed-3rd.Suspect c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:5877 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The third suspect in the horrific rape and killing of a 10-year-old Albuquerque girl whose body was dismembered made her first court appearance Saturday. Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:50:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/27/US--Fish.and.Game-Computer.Breach/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Fish.and.Game-Computer.Breach c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:5788 SEATTLE (AP) — Hunting and fishing licenses are on sale again in Washington state, after someone hacked or attempted to hack into an outside vendor's system, exposing several million records containing the personal information of hunters and anglers throughout the Northwest. Pregnant horse in Idaho injured self, not stabbed to death Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:08:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/US--Horse-Stabbing-Accident/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Horse-Stabbing-Accident c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:49b3 AMERICAN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Law enforcement officials in eastern Idaho say a free-roaming pregnant horse thought to have been stabbed to death was actually killed by injuring itself. Town rallies around Jewish family hit by swastika graffiti Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:35:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/US--Swastikas.to.Flowers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Swastikas.to.Flowers c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:45d1 HAVERTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Jewish woman in suburban Philadelphia woke up last week to a spray-painted swastika on her trash bin, and now her neighbors and strangers from other countries are rallying to support her by painting their own garbage cans with flowers, hearts, birds and butterflies. Photograph of separated elderly Canada couple gets attention Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:09:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/CN--Canada.Separated.Elderly.Couple/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Separated.Elderly.Couple c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4613 VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A photograph of a crying elderly Canadian couple in wheelchairs, separated into two different care homes after 62 years of marriage because no beds were available together, has received international attention. Court sides with Trader Joe's in suit over alleged knockoff Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:03:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/US--Trader.Joe_s.Lawsuit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Trader.Joe_s.Lawsuit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:46bc SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. court has the authority to hear a trademark lawsuit by grocery chain Trader Joe's against a man who purchased the company's products and resold them in Canada at "Pirate Joe's," a store designed to mimic a real Trader Joe's, a federal appeals court said Friday. Correction: Climate Change-American Pika story Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:21:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/25/US--Climate.Change-American.Pika/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Climate.Change-American.Pika c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:377f SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In a story Aug. 25 about a study about the American pika vanishing from some Western lands, The Associated Press reported erroneously how many areas where the animal is still living in northeastern California. The pika was not found in 11 of 29 sites where it once lived in northeastern California. Toronto man charged in crossbow murders that left 3 dead Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:10:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/CN--Canada.Crossbow.Dead/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Crossbow.Dead c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4363 TORONTO (AP) — A man once dubbed the Fake Beard Bandit as a suspect in a string of bank robberies and due to be married in three weeks was charged Friday in a bloody crossbow attack that left three people dead in a middle-class Toronto suburb. Canada restores its traditional UN peacekeeping role Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:49:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/CN--Canada-Peacekeeping/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Peacekeeping c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:43a7 TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government said Friday it will restore the country's traditional U.N. peacekeeping role by providing up to 600 soldiers for missions around the world. Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:16:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/US--Totem.Pole.Journey/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Totem.Pole.Journey c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3e27 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure projects they believe will imperil native lands. Former Canadian prime minister Harper leaves politics Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:19:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/CN--Canada.Harper.Politics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Harper.Politics c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4425 TORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper has resigned his seat in Parliament. 3 planes needed to complete problem-plagued US-Canada trip Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:13:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/26/US--Rochester-Emergency.Landing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Rochester-Emergency.Landing c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:43dd ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A United Airlines ExpressJet flight from New Jersey to Toronto had to make an emergency landing in Rochester, New York, just hours after a previous flight carrying the same passengers had to return to the Newark airport. Police: 3 dead, 1 hurt in Toronto, crossbow found nearby Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:51:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/25/CN--Canada-Crossbow.Attack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Crossbow.Attack c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:362b TORONTO (AP) — Three people were killed in what Canadian police on Thursday called a homicide that may have involved a crossbow. Police: Wood shop teacher made up story about attack Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:52:33 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/08/25/US-Washington-Teacher-Attacked/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-Washington-Teacher-Attacked c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:366f BOTHELL, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Seattle-area high school shop teacher who claimed he was attacked and choked by an unknown assailant now admits he made up the story and staged the crime scene.