FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK
TRENDING NOW AT BATTLEFORDS NOW.COM
Zimbabwe judge says military action against Mugabe was legal
1 hour ago
By The Canadian Press HARARE, Zimbabwe — A Zimbabwean High Court judge has ruled that the military action leading to Robert Mugabe's resignation was legal. High Court Judge George Chiweshe on Friday ruled that the military's actions "in intervening to...
No winning ticket for Friday night's $31 million Lotto Max jackpot
2 hours ago
By The Canadian Press TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $31 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the big prize for the next draw on Dec. 1 will grow to approximately $50 million, and there...
Lawyer says Conyers verbally abused her, was inappropriate
3 hours ago
By The Canadian Press WASHINGTON — A Washington lawyer says Rep. John Conyers verbally abused her and acted inappropriately when she worked for him on Capitol Hill in the 1990s. Melanie Sloan told The Washington Post on Wednesday that she...
A look at the deadliest militant attacks in Egypt
3 hours ago
By The Canadian Press CAIRO — Egypt was hit by its deadliest ever militant attack when gunmen opened fire and set off explosives at a mosque in the northern Sinai Peninsula, killing more than 200 people. ... Read More
Unifor seeks leave to challenge Suncor random drug test ruling at Supreme Court
6 hours ago
By The Canadian Press EDMONTON — A union that represents 3,000 workers at Suncor Energy's oilsands operations in northeast Alberta wants to take the issue of random workplace drug testing to the Supreme Court of Canada. Ken Smith, president of Unifor local 707A, said the union is...
11 dead in hotel fire in Georgia's Black Sea resort
7 hours ago
By The Canadian Press TBILISI, Georgia — A fire at a luxury hotel in the Georgian Black Sea resort city of Batumi left 11 people dead and 21 others hurt, officials said Saturday. The fire erupted late Friday evening at...
Edmonton police officer stabbed, rammed by car, says life back to normal
8 hours ago
By The Canadian Press EDMONTON — An Edmonton police officer who was rammed by a vehicle outside a CFL game and then stabbed says his life has returned to normal. Const. Mike Chernyk was on duty outside Commonwealth Stadium on Sept. 30...