A Canadian man who made numerous trips to Michigan to buy and ship thousands of turtles to his native China will spend nearly five years in a U.S. federal prison for smuggling.
The sentence was handed down on Tuesday.
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San Francisco police suspect three drifters in custody in the shooting of a Marin County yoga teacher on Monday are responsible for the death of a young Canadian woman in the city's famed Golden Gate Park last week.
Canada's top general has apologized for talking about "biological wiring" being to blame for sexual harassment in the military.
Outgoing Chief of the Defense Staff Gen. Tom Lawson apologized, saying that the wording he used was "awkward."
Campaign body Earth Day Canada has celebrated the work of two people who have made the biggest impact with the new “Earth Day Every Day” carbon-reduction online platform. The platform was launched during the recent Earth Month.
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A bid by a Canadian gold mining company to strip-mine part of northern Mongolia’s protected Noyon Mountain Forest which includes the country’s cultural equivalent to England’s Sutton Hoo site or Egypt’s pyramids is causing outrage in the country.
Canadian chef Jamie Kennedy made a name for himself in Canada's culinary world through his poetically simple approach to cuisine. A new cookbook finds the chef reflecting on four decades of cooking and the re-birth of local food culture.
Young opera talent was celebrated recently in Toronto at the Canadian Opera Company's annual vocal competition. Hometown favorites made up two of the three final winners, but the evening, overall, was a great showcase for Canada's impressive opera talent.
Don Davies, Canadian Member of Parliament for the NDP representing the riding of Vancouver Kingsway, discusses the approval of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) and its future impact on Canada and First Nations.
Law professor Gus Van Harten at Osgoode Hall Law School, discusses the recent ratification of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) and what it means for Canada. FIPA came into effect on October 1, 2014.
Composer Barbara Monk Feldman, whose 'Pyramus and Thisbe' will be premiering as part of the Canadian Opera Company's 2015-2016 season.
Clifton Forbis as Siegmund in the Canadian Opera Company's 2006 production of Die Walküre.
Canadian band The Fugitives
Courtesy of Mike Savage
"Maybe I’m going for the perceived ‘older guys’ when I still have a lot of youthful energy," says Finley with a smile. "I’m not exactly young — I’m in my mid 50s — but it’s something I hope I can sustain for a long time. The youthful aspect of my stage work is great, but I can’t do those younger roles forever."
Spanish national police arrested 4 Canadian members of the Hells Angels and confiscated half a ton of cocaine in northern Spain.
Canadian country singer Brett Kissel
Courtesy of Brett Kissel's official Facebook page
The front entrance of the McMichael Gallery in Kleinburg, Ontario.
A boy celebrating Canada Day, holding flags
Romancing the Casserole by Mary Pratt
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
Cpl. Nathan Cirillo's son Marcus, 5, pays tribute to his father at the funeral service in Hamilton
Courtesy John Rieti / CBC
Jordan McIntosh official publicity photo
Canadian country star Jess Moskaluke
Canadian band Walk Off The Earth
Sarah Gianni and Marshall
Canadian country star Brett Kissel
Warner Music Canada
Canadian band Magic!
General Tom Lawson, Canada’s Chief of the Defence Staff.