The Alberta government plans to create the largest contiguous protected boreal forest area in the world by expanding the Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland in the northeast part of the province. Under the plan, the wildland area would be expanded by 143,800 hectares, Premier Jason Kenney said Thursday at a news conference. “For generations, Albertans have found beauty and pride […]
Vinay Menon: More than a million UFO fanatics say they’ll storm Area 51 — what could possibly go wrong?
It’s all fun and games until an ammonia sensor detects your presence inside the restricted zone and a cyborg on a stealth hoverboard vaporizes you from 100 feet with a laser space gun the government denies even exists. Then none of this will be amusing. There are bad ideas. And then there are idiotic ideas […]
By The Canadian Press Fri., Sept. 21, 2018 OTTAWA—A tornado ripped through the Ottawa area Friday afternoon, damaging homes and vehicles as severe thunderstorms and high wind gusts also pounded southern Ontario. Extensive damage to houses was reported by residents in Ottawa and in nearby Dunrobin. In Gatineau, Que., cars were overturned on Highway 50, […]