AP - ap.online.regional.canada http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.regional.canada News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:59:30 -0500 Hawaii mother's airplane child assault conviction overturned Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:41:55 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/21/US--Mother_s.Conviction.Reversed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Mother_s.Conviction.Reversed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:2dff HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge on Friday overturned the conviction of a mother found guilty of assaulting her 15-month-old daughter on a flight from Alaska. Las Vegas Sands paying $7M to settle corrupt practices probe Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:24:53 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/20/US--Las.Vegas.Sands-Settlement/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Las.Vegas.Sands-Settlement c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:2885 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to U.S. authorities to end a more than five-year corrupt practices investigation of the firm's former relationship with a consultant in Macao and China, company and federal officials said Thursday. Canadians plead guilty to violations at parks across US West Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:50:59 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/20/US--Yellowstone.Hot.Springs-Trespassers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Yellowstone.Hot.Springs-Trespassers c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:2891 BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Three Canadians will be banned from federal lands for five years after pleading guilty to walking on a sensitive hot spring in Yellowstone National Park and other crimes at parks across the Western U.S., park officials said Thursday. Oregon man admits groping 13-year-old girl on flight Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:50:53 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/19/US--Flight.Sex.Abuse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Flight.Sex.Abuse c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:271f PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man accused of groping a 13-year-old girl on a flight from Dallas to Portland pleaded guilty Thursday, accepting an agreement with prosecutors that will require him to register as a sex offender for 15 years. APNewsBreak: Sweden not giving up fight over lobster imports Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:00:44 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/19/US--EU-Lobster.Ban/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--EU-Lobster.Ban c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:25ed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Sweden isn't giving up on a long-running battle with the U.S. and Canada over lobsters that have turned up in Swedish waters. Q&A: Denver law will allow pot in public, details up in air Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:03 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/19/US--Pot.In.Public-Q_A/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Pot.In.Public-Q_A c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:253c DENVER (AP) — Denver has started work on the nation's first law allowing marijuana clubs and use in public places such as coffee shops or art galleries. But the details about what those pot clubs would look like are very much in the air. Here's what we know, and don't know, about the looming pot clubs headed to Denver: Drug deaths reach record high in British Columbia last year Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:11:09 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/19/CN-Canada-British-Columbia-Drugs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-British-Columbia-Drugs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:22d3 VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada's Pacific coast province of British Columbia reached a new peak of 914 illicit drug overdose deaths last year with the arrival of the deadly opioid fentanyl. Rabbis plan response to white supremacist threats in Montana Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:27:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/18/US--White.Supremacists-Montana/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--White.Supremacists-Montana c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:216e HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Orthodox Jewish rabbis said Wednesday they will counter white supremacists' harassment of the Jewish community in the Montana town of Whitefish by sending students to visit the Auschwitz concentration camp and by mailing a Torah to every Jewish family in the state. Ethics watchdog investigating Canadian PM's vacation Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:28:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/16/CN--Canada-Trudeau-Ethics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Trudeau-Ethics c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:14da OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's ethics commissioner said Monday she is launching an investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's recent family holiday at the Aga Khan's private island in the Bahamas. Trudeau says the Canadian oil sands needs to be 'phased out' Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:41:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/14/CN-Canada-Trudeau-Oil-Sands/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Trudeau-Oil-Sands c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:78e TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sparked anger in the oil-rich province of Alberta on Friday for saying Canada needs to phase out the oil sands. EPA says it can't pay economic damages from mine spill Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:51:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/13/US--Mine.Waste.Spill/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Mine.Waste.Spill c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:54a DENVER (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday it will not repay claims totaling more than $1.2 billion for economic damages from a mine waste spill the agency accidentally triggered in Colorado, saying the law prohibits it. Feds weigh petition asking for whale protection zone Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:16:57 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/13/US--Orca.Protection.Zone/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Orca.Protection.Zone c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:549 SEATTLE (AP) — The federal government is considering a petition that calls for a whale protection zone on the west side of Washington's San Juan Island. Plan offers 4 options for restoring grizzlies to Washington Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:47:58 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/12/US--Bringing.Back.Grizzlies/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Bringing.Back.Grizzlies c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-288 SEATTLE (AP) — Grizzly bears once roamed the rugged landscape of the North Cascades in Washington state but few have been sighted in recent decades. British Columbia approves oil pipeline to coast from Alberta Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:52:35 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/12/CN--Canada-Oil.Pipeline.Approval/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Oil.Pipeline.Approval c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-613 VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Canada's Pacific Coast province of British Columbia on Wednesday approved the expansion of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline from the Alberta oil sands that would allow oil exports to Asia. Opposition stalls end of Yellowstone grizzly protections Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:55:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/11/US-Hunting-Grizzlies/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-Hunting-Grizzlies c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-80f BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A deluge of opposition from dozens of American Indian tribes, conservation groups and some scientists is tying up a decision on lifting protections for more than 700 grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National park. Jane Fonda says people should not be fooled by Trudeau Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:19:26 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/12/CN-Canada-Fonda-Oil-Sands/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN-Canada-Fonda-Oil-Sands c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-657 EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Actress Jane Fonda says people should not be fooled by "good-looking liberals" like Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who she says "disappointed" her by approving pipelines from the Alberta oil sands. Girl gets back special teddy bear lost in airport shooting Tue, 10 Jan 2017 18:11:09 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/10/US-Airport-Shooting-Missing-Possessions/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-Airport-Shooting-Missing-Possessions c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-d75 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Yards from where workers finished the cleanup from the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting, a girl was reunited Tuesday with the teddy bear she left behind while fleeing. Trudeau shuffles Cabinet, Freeland named top Canada diplomat Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:44:18 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/10/CN--Canada-Trudeau.Cabinet.Shuffle/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_CN--Canada-Trudeau.Cabinet.Shuffle c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-df1 TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shook up his Cabinet on Tuesday, less than two weeks before Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president. U2 to play full 'Joshua Tree' album on stadium tour Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:38:55 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/09/US--Music-U2-Stadium.Tour/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US--Music-U2-Stadium.Tour c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-14e4 LOS ANGELES (AP) — U2 will play the entirety of its classic 1987 album "The Joshua Tree" at each stop during a summer stadium tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its release. California bracing for storm that closed Yosemite Valley Fri, 06 Jan 2017 20:11:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/canada/2017/01/06/US-California-Storms/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_canada_US-California-Storms c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:-2429 FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Photographer and rock climber Josh Hilling who lives in the foothills below Yosemite National Park spent recent days chopping wood and stocking up on groceries, ahead of what's expected to be the strongest storm to hit Central California in years.