AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Sat, 21 May 2016 13:58:49 -0400 Fire evacuation orders lifted north of Fort McMurray Sat, 21 May 2016 13:53:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/21/CN--Canada.Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-204e FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Alberta officials on Saturday lifted mandatory evacuation orders in some areas north of Fort McMurray, where a raging wildfire has forced the evacuation of more than 80,000 people and the closure of oil sands operations. Alberta to bring in extra firefighters to fight wildfires Fri, 20 May 2016 15:04:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/20/CN--Canada.Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-292e FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive wildfire that destroyed parts of Canada's oil sands capital hasn't grown in size around Fort McMurray and the Alberta government is bringing in more firefighters to gain the upper hand, officials said Friday. Canada regulatory board greenlights Trans Mountain pipeline Thu, 19 May 2016 18:04:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/19/CN--Canada-Trans-Mountain.Pipeline/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Trans-Mountain.Pipeline c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-335e VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada's energy regulator on Thursday recommended the approval of Kinder Morgan Canada's plan to expand the Trans Mountain oil pipeline, subject to dozens of conditions. Wildfire raging in Alberta has spread into Saskatchewan Thu, 19 May 2016 15:35:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/19/CN--Canada.Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-354c FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive wildfire raging in Canada's oil sands capital has moved into Alberta's neighboring province of Saskatchewan, but officials said Thursday that they hope cooler temperatures and rain forecast for the coming days will help mitigate its spread. PM Trudeau apologizes again in Parliament after elbow Thu, 19 May 2016 15:07:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/19/CN--Canada.Trudeau.Elbow/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Trudeau.Elbow c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-37e6 TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized before the Canadian Parliament for a third time Thursday, saying he expects better behavior of himself after elbowing a female lawmaker in the chest and grabbing another lawmaker. School bus, tanker truck crash near Toronto; 7 kids injured Thu, 19 May 2016 09:21:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/19/CN--Canada-School.Bus.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-School.Bus.Crash c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-387b HALTON HILLS, Ontario (AP) — Canadian Police say seven children have been injured and are being taken to the hospital after a tanker truck collided with a school bus northwest of Toronto. Opposition accuses Canada PM Trudeau of manhandling lawmaker Wed, 18 May 2016 23:40:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/18/CN--Canada-Trudeau.Elbow/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Trudeau.Elbow c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-3f45 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized "unreservedly" for making physical contact with a female opposition member of Parliament who said Trudeau elbowed her in the chest as he waded through a group of opposition lawmakers. Canada apologizes for 1914 rejection of Asian migrant ship Wed, 18 May 2016 21:38:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/18/CN--Canada-Sikh.Apology/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Sikh.Apology c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-41a0 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized in Parliament on Wednesday for a government decision in 1914 to turn away a ship carrying hundreds of South Asian immigrants. Residents could be allowed to return to Fort McMurray June 1 Wed, 18 May 2016 19:13:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/18/CN-Canada-Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-4101 FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — More than 80,000 residents who fled Canada's main oil sands town because of a massive wildfire could return home starting on June 1 if conditions are deemed to be safe, officials said Wednesday. Great Lakes group moves Waukesha water request forward Wed, 18 May 2016 15:09:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/18/US--Great.Lakes.Water/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Great.Lakes.Water c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-43bc WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Representatives of Great Lakes states and provinces have given preliminary approval to a precedent-setting request by a Wisconsin city to draw water from Lake Michigan. Feds cite Canadian man for moving Yellowstone bison calf Tue, 17 May 2016 19:06:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/17/US--Bison.in.SUV/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Bison.in.SUV c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-4c65 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Federal officials have cited a Canadian man who told rangers at Yellowstone National Park that he loaded a bison calf into his SUV because he thought it was cold. Canada introduces bill to protect transgender people Tue, 17 May 2016 15:10:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/17/CN-Canada-Trans-Rights/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Trans-Rights c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-4f2e TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has put forward a bill to extend human rights protections to transgender Canadians. Alberta reviews re-entry plan as flames spread north Tue, 17 May 2016 15:01:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/17/CN--Canada.Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-5117 FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Canadian officials said Tuesday they are taking a second look at their plan to allow people to return home to Fort McMurray after a raging wildfire spread north toward oil sands plants. Workers evacuated from Alberta oil camps due to wildfire Mon, 16 May 2016 22:14:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/17/CN-Canada-Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-5298 FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Hundreds of workers at several small oil camps north of Canada's main oil sands city were ordered to evacuate on Monday due to a quickly spreading wildfire, and a precautionary evacuation is under way for several thousand more workers in the area. Canada PM Trudeau's wife criticized for wanting extra staff Mon, 16 May 2016 15:21:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/16/CN--Canada-Trudeau_s.Wife/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Trudeau_s.Wife c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-54b0 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife is being attacked by opposition parties and on social media for wanting extra staff to help manage her official duties. Alberta government releases fire damage surveillance app Sun, 15 May 2016 18:35:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/15/CN-Canada-Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-59ea FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Alberta's provincial government has released an app that will give residents of wildfire-ravaged Fort McMurray a good look at their properties. Moody's downgrades Saudi Arabia on lower oil prices Sat, 14 May 2016 23:08:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/14/Saudi.Arabia-Moody_s-Downgrade/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_Saudi.Arabia-Moody_s-Downgrade c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-5e33 NEW YORK (AP) — Saudi Arabia's credit rating has been downgraded by Moody's because of the long and deep slump in oil prices. Trudeau praises firefighters efforts to save oil sands city Sat, 14 May 2016 12:13:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/14/CN-Canada-Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-5f02 FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says most Canadians have yet to grasp the lengths to which firefighters went to save nearly 90 percent of the oil sands capital of Fort McMurray from a massive wildfire that forced the evacuation of more than 88,000 people. Canadian PM arrives in fire-ravaged Fort McMurray Fri, 13 May 2016 23:38:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/13/CN--Canada.Wildfire/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada.Wildfire c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-6518 FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Canada's Prime Minister arrived in wildfire-ravaged Fort McMurray on Friday and after taking a helicopter tour to assess the damage said he doesn't think most Canadians comprehend yet the scope of what happened in the oil sands capital, where more than 88,000 people were forced to evacuate. Police: Times Square hugger punches tourist who won't tip Thu, 12 May 2016 21:22:12 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2016/05/13/US--Times.Square-Tourist.Punched/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Times.Square-Tourist.Punched c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-68a8 NEW YORK (AP) — A man offering "free hugs" in New York's Times Square is accused of punching a Canadian tourist in the face after she refused to tip him for his hug and a photo.