A Santa Clara County (Calif.) grand jury has indicted former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person. In December, the Niners parted ways with McDonald.
The man who shot a Virginia TV reporter and cameraman during a live broadcast has been identified as Vester Lee Flanagan II, a former reporter at TV station WDBJ7, who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday afternoon.
Edwin Encarnacion hit a grand slam to extend his hitting streak to 21 games, helping David Price get a win on his 30th birthday in Toronto's 12-4 victory against the hometown Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.
A police officer was shot and killed Wednesday when he responded to a call from a house where three women had been stabbed, one of them fatally, in a town about 90 kilometres west of Baton Rouge, said the sheriff of rural St. Landry Parish.
A British hacker who U.S. and European officials said became a top cyber expert for Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been killed in a U.S. drone strike, a U.S. source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
A student leader of Hong Kong's pro-democracy demonstrations faced additional charges on Thursday in connection with the storming of government headquarters which helped spark months-long street protests last year.
All the recent volatility on world markets has some Canadians worried about their financial future. We asked some financial advisers who's most at risk and what people can do to minimize the sleepless nights.
So far this week, important questions on the economy are secondary to a dispute over budget deficits — or more accurately, a debate over why one party is prepared to run a deficit in order to finance their campaign promises. For now, it’s a phoney debate.
Conservative Leader Stephen Harper brings his campaign to the Greater Toronto Area Thursday morning with an announcement aimed at helping new Canadians get their foreign credentials recognized so they can find work in their chosen professions, CBC News has learned.
Stocks rose around the world on Thursday, following the biggest gains on Wall Street in four years, after a U.S. Federal Reserve policymaker said the case for an interest rate increase next month "seems less compelling" than it was a few weeks ago.
Watch live action from Day 6 of the IAAF world track and field championships in Beijing starting at 6:30 a.m. ET, featuring the rematch between Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin in the men's 200-metre final.
After the way Twitter, Facebook and other platforms were used following the fatal shooting of two journalists in Virginia, some called the incident America's "first social media murder," although that's in dispute.
Austrian police on Thursday discovered the badly decomposing bodies of at least 20 — and possibly up to 50 — migrants piled in a truck parked on the shoulder of the main highway from Budapest to Vienna.
You can virtually join two robots exploring the deep sea off British Columbia during a three-week mission to discover new species, map the ocean floor, upgrade high-tech undersea sensors – and drop off a couple of fresh pig carcasses.
Putting limits on the amount of Quebec-purchased liquor a person can bring into New Brunswick does not violate the section of the British North America (BNA) Act that guarantees free trade across provinces, an expert witness for the Crown testifies.