Air Canada’s evening flight from Toronto to Tel Aviv remained on the schedule Wednesday morning, a day after the airline cancelled two flights amidst reports of a rocket exploding near the Israeli city’s airport.
Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top U.S. diplomat reported progress in efforts to broker a truce in a war that has so far killed more than 680 Palestinians and 31 Israelis.
Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in Ukraine's restive east as fighting flared in the region.
An Edmonton family mourning the loss of their nine-year-old son in a plane crash last year has made an emotional plea for the return of a necklace containing his ashes. The parents of a nine-year-old boy killed in a plane crash are hoping a thief will return a cross necklace that holds some of their son's ashes.
Parks Canada is giving its logo a breath of new life with the launch of a clothing line that features the trademarked beaver. The federal agency hopes the new venture will eventually bring more than $600,000 a year to its cash-strapped coffers.