Top Stories Zbigniew Brzezinski, national security adviser to Jimmy Carter, dies 2017-05-26T23:09:12.000000000-04:00 Zbigniew Brzezinski, the national security adviser to U.S. President Jimmy Carter, has died. He was 89. Jared Kushner had undisclosed contacts with Russian envoy: sources 2017-05-26T21:32:19.000000000-04:00 Jared Kushner had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States during and after the 2016 presidential campaign, seven current and former U.S. officials told Reuters. World OutGames unravel hours before they were set to begin, prompt fraud investigation 2017-05-26T20:19:20.000000000-04:00 An international sporting event set to begin today in Miami is now the focus of a fraud investigation — and, for thousands of excited participants and spectators including many Canadians — a source of major disappointment, too. Conservative leadership candidates stress unity and core values in final speeches 2017-05-26T18:23:28.000000000-04:00 Thirteen candidates vying to replace Stephen Harper as permanent Conservative leader delivered their final speeches Friday night, pitching their vision for the country and urging party unity in the wake of a long and at times divisive leadership campaign. 'Embracing our girl power:' Movie chain doubles down on ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings 2017-05-26T16:18:19.000000000-04:00 The Alamo Drafthouse movie chain has doubled down at its Austin, Texas and New York City theatres, announcing additional women-only screenings of Wonder Woman after encountering online criticism for the promotion. Rear admiral apologizes to Indigenous recruits for sailor's 'war cry' insult 2017-05-26T15:19:20.000000000-04:00 The head of the Royal Canadian Navy on the East Coast has apologized to a group of Indigenous military recruits who were offended by a "war cry" a sailor made on board HMCS Fredericton earlier this month in Halifax. Ariana Grande plans to hold benefit concert in Manchester 2017-05-26T14:35:54.000000000-04:00 American singer Ariana Grande says she will return to Manchester for a benefit concert to raise money for the victims of the attack on May 22. Alberta woman applying for modelling job held for 5 days in trailer 2017-05-26T13:08:00.000000000-04:00 An Alberta woman was held against her will and sexually assaulted over the course of five days in a South Carolina trailer after being lured with the promise of a lucrative modelling gig. Conservative leadership camps scramble for final votes amid ballot snags 2017-05-26T13:00:00.000000000-04:00 Dianne Watts may pack more than a change of clothes when she heads to Toronto for the Conservative leadership convention Saturday. Because of issues with the mail-in ballots, the B.C. MP may hand-deliver some votes as well. But are the reported problems significant enough to affect the outcome? It used to be a graveyard for vulnerable species – now a $2.5M fencing project is saving Ontario's turtles 2017-05-26T13:00:00.000000000-04:00 For years, on a 3.6-kilometre roadway in southern Ontario, thousands of turtles and snakes were struck and killed. Then residents of the small town decided to put an end to it.