Michael Winter Two US fighter jets escorted a Canada-to-Panama flight back to Toronto after a passenger allegedly threatened the plane.
A heavily armed SWAT team raided an upscale Montreal condominium early on Sunday to capture the three men police say made a bold escape by helicopter from a Quebec jail two weeks ago.
Canadian federal police say they have rescued five young children from sexual abuse as part of a massive pedophile porn investigation.
Three Canadian police officers have been shot dead and two others injured, and a suspect is at large.
Canada is investigating one of its anti-terrorism agents for having a year-long affair with her target, an alleged Iranian spy, an official said.
A traveller returning to Canada from west Africa has been hospitalised after displaying symptoms consistent with those of the Ebola virus that has killed dozens in Guinea, a health official says.
A Canadian hard-rock band says it has sent the Pentagon a $US666,000 ($A745,300) bill after a former Guantanamo Bay guard alleged that the US military used their music to torture detainees.
Canadian authorities allowed the US National Security Agency to spy in the country during the G8 and G20 summits in Ontario in 2010, the national broadcaster reported, citing documents shared by...
Andrew Mayeda Canada's postal service will scrap door-to-door mail delivery over the next five years and cut as many as 8000 jobs to offset declining mail volume.
Two young boys are dead after they were strangled by a python that escaped its enclosure at a pet store in Canada, police say.
A 45-kilogram python blamed in the strangling deaths of two Canadian boys apparently escaped from its pet store enclosure, slithered through a ventilation system and fell through the ceiling into the...
Two people have been arrested in Canada over the case of a 17-year-old who died after a photo of her allegedly being sexually assaulted was shared online.
At least three killed and many missing people confined to wheelchairs after massive fire rages through an eastern Quebec nursing home.
Canada says it is filing a UN application seeking to vastly expand its Atlantic sea boundary, and signalled intentions to eventually claim Arctic waters and the North Pole.
Randall Palmer A passenger train collided with a double-decker city bus on the outskirts of Ottawa and derailed on Wednesday, killing at least five people, an emergency official said.
Katia Dmitrieva Raed Jaser, one of the men charged with planning to derail a passenger train in Canada with the help of al-Qaeda, will defend the charges and is in a "state of shock" over the allegations, his lawyer...
Newspaper says government has been scouring global telephone records and internet data for patterns of suspicious activity.
Jeremy Hainsworth Surrey, British Columbia: Police in Canada have arrested and charged a man and woman with terrorism for attempting to leave pressure cooker bombs at British Columbia's provincial legislature on...
Richard Valdmanis and Julie Gordon At least five people died and 40 were missing after a runaway train carrying crude oil exploded and destroyed the centre of a small Canadian town in a disaster that raises fresh questions about...
A lone engineer failed to set brakes properly on a train that derailed and exploded in a small Canadian town, killing at least 15 people, the railway's chairman says.