A judge has found Peterborough, Ont., MP Dean Del Mastro guilty of spending too much in the 2008 federal election and falsifying a document to cover it up. Del Mastro now faces the prospect of losing his seat in the House of Commons.
Shawn Atleo is defending his actions in the lead-up to the federal government's tabling of the aboriginal education bill, nearly six months after quitting his job as national chief for the Assembly of First Nations.
Canada's gross domestic product shrank for the first time in eight months in August, contracting 0.1 per cent as a small expansion in services wasn't enough to offset a drop-off in sectors that produce goods.
Many scientists, engineers and students watched years of effort crash to the ground this week as the Antares Rocket plunged to the ground six seconds after launch. It shows that doing science in space is difficult, time-consuming and sometimes frustrating, writes Bob McDonald.
Microbicides, products specifically aimed at protecting women from HIV without the need to negotiate condom use, are missing in the scientific response to the AIDS pandemic, say researchers working to bridge the gap.
The New Jersey Devils managed to grab enough tricks from their arsenal and were rewarded with enough treats, namely goals, to beat Winnipeg 2-1 in a shootout Thursday night. Fans had fun cheering and wearing their favourite Halloween costume.
Less than 24 hours after Montreal police arrested 279 student protesters upset with tuition hikes, demonstrators gathered in a downtown park on Saturday for a different--and less angry--manifestation. [...]