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Jimmy Page of Led Zep to embark on new project with new songs

In an interview with the U.K.'s biggest music magazine Jimmy Page said this week that he's not just about remastering old Led Zeppelin material, as he did in a project just completed. He is also, he said, still moving forward musically.

Judge charged for planting drugs on woman who denied his advances

On Thursday, a former judge was found guilty on charges after he allegedly planted methamphetamine on a woman after she refused his sexual advances inside his chambers.

Police raid Pirate Bay closing down Internet piracy site

Stockholm - Pirate Bay was allegedly the most popular place to download copyrighted material but it was taken off line last week after a police raid.

Roberto Luongo, Panthers, Capitals, set 5 NHL shootout records

Roberto Luongo and his Florida Panthers, along with some help from the Washington Capitals, set five new NHL shootout records in one night. The most amazing? Twenty rounds, a total of 40 shots.

Treasure trove of dinosaur fossils found in bonebed near Edmonton

A massive trove of dinosaur remains the likes of which has rarely been discovered anywhere has been revealed in Monday's issue of the monthly 'Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences.' It details work in the Danek Edmontosaurus Bonebed south of Edmonton.

Edmonton Oilers fire coach Dallas Eakins as club's loses mount

After a 2-0 home-ice defeat at the hands of the New York Rangers last night, their 15th loss in 16 games, the Edmonton Oilers have finally pulled the plug on coach Dallas Eakins. The Oilers fired Eakins this morning, multiple reports say.

Penguins say that Sid the Kid has the mumps, part of NHL outbreak

There is a small outbreak of mumps going through the NHL and the league's top player has it. Sidney Crosby, his club, the Pittsburgh Penguins said, has been ill with the disease but should be recovered soon.

Sweden, Denmark say Russian jet flew too close to civilian plane

Russia stands accused of not taking care in international airspace around the Baltic Sea and Nordic Nations claim a Russian jet endangered a commercial flight Friday. The Russian defence minister has denied that is the case.

Canada Health body calls for legal sex-trade, health regulations

The Canadian Public Health Association released a paper Friday calling for legalized prostitution that is regulated to improve the health and lives of sex-trade workers. Current occupational health and safety regulations should be used, it said.

Assertive Russia causes military rethink in Sweden

Stockholm - With an assertive Russia next door, Sweden has started to beef up its military after a decade of downsizing, but a credible deterrent may take years to achieve, analysts warn.

Watch Julien Dupont do motorcycle back-flips on roller coaster

When it comes to extreme sports Red Bull has long set the precedent. Watch Julien Dupont reach new heights while doing back flips while navigating a high-rise rollercoaster.

Police search for bomb on plane in Stockholm

Stockholm - Police were searching for a possible bomb on a plane at Stockholm's main airport Tuesday after a threat which led to the evacuation of part of the international terminal.

Plane crashes into Maryland home, 3 confirmed dead

Three passengers are confirmed dead after a small jet crashed into a Maryland residence on Monday. A possible fourth passenger has yet to be accounted for.

Canadian man convicted of sexual assault on 103-year-old woman

A man in Canada, was convicted by a court in Winnipeg of sexually assaulting a 103-year-old woman in a nursing home. He had an excuse, it was just a hug, he said, but witnesses say they saw him stick a hand down her top and pants.

Why male and female smokers have different cancer rates

Lund - Loss of the Y chromosome, a relatively common phenomenon among aging men, could help explain different rates of cancer between male and female smokers.

Swedish far-right party demands apology for 'neo-fascist' tag

Stockholm - The far-right Sweden Democrats party on Saturday demanded that the prime minister and finance minister apologise for calling it "neo-fascist".

Great Horned Owl caught doing breast stroke

After narrowly escaping the attack of two falcons, a Great Horned Owl is caught swimming to safety in style. How you ask? By doing the breast stroke of course.

Swedish PM calls snap election after losing budget vote

Stockholm - Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Loefven called the country's first snap election in over half a century Wednesday after a far-right party torpedoed his two-month-old government's budget in a parliamentary vote.

Sweden faces political crisis as extreme right rejects budget

Stockholm - A political crisis erupted in Sweden Tuesday when the extreme-right Sweden Democrats, the country's third largest party, vowed to block the new leftist-green government's budget, a move that could trigger new elections.

Op-Ed: Memo to Edmonton Oilers: To land Connor McDavid don't fire coach

The Edmonton Oilers have not excelled on the ice for eons but have in the NHL entry draft. Now I used this space recently to say they should fire coach Dallas Eakins and improve on the ice but I've had second thoughts. They should stick with the draft
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