Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan has apologized for saying he was the 'architect' of a key military operation in Afghanistan that dealt a serious blow to the Taliban, saying his remarks were a 'mistake.'
Even when the Edmonton Oilers play out-of-town, there is a lot of interest in watching the game in their home arena at Orange Crush Road Game Watch parties – for Friday’s game, the $5 tickets were sold out, with the money going to charity.
Pope Francis demanded that Egypt's Muslim leaders teach a rejection of violence in God's name during a delicate visit Friday to the Arab world's most populous country, and he strongly backed its uncompromising crackdown on political Islam and militancy.
Syria's military said Israel struck a military installation southwest of Damascus International Airport before dawn Thursday, setting off a series of explosions and raising tensions further between the two neighbours.
Police are investigating after a woman sleeping in her bed was shot in a drive-by shooting. Mounties say several gunshots were fired at a home on the Samson Cree First Nation south of Edmonton around 5:17 a.m. on Monday.
Officials with the City of Edmonton confirmed Wednesday that the opening of the hundreds of sports fields operated by the city had been pushed to mid-May, to allow for maintenance and for the fields to dry out.