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  • Officers from the Ontario Provincial Police's Tactical Response Unit stand in a residential neighbourhood in Petawawa, Ont. during a standoff Friday with an armed man. Judy Trinh CBCOPP in standoff with armed man in Petawawa - 2014-08-29 5:27 PM

    The OPP have cordoned off a Petawawa neighbourhood and deployed their tactical response unit as part of a standoff with an armed man.

  • Premiers, from left, Darrell Pasloski of Yukon, Christy Clark of British Columbia and Peter Taptuna of Nunavut endure a shower of icy water for the ice bucket challenge following the Council of the Federation meeting in Charlottetown. Hannah Thibedeau CBCPremiers take the ice bucket challenge in Charlottetown - 2014-08-29 3:50 PM

    Premiers Darrell Pasloski of Yukon, Christy Clark of British Columbia and Nunavut's Peter Taptuna wrapped up Council of the Federation meetings in Charlottetown Friday by enduring a shower of icy water for the ice bucket challenge. Watch video.

  • Biker enjoying a ride on the trans canada highway on a sunny day on a motorcycle. Stephen Mcsweeny ShutterstockIs it time for higher speed limits on Canada's highways? - 2014-08-29 5:00 AM

    B.C. is taking the lead and boosting speed limits on some provincial highways this summer. But setting the appropriate limit for Canada's roads is proving to be a complex equation of engineering, politics and road safety concerns.

  • An injured passenger is rushed to hospital following a tour bus crash Thursday afternoon on the Coquihalla Highway. CBCCoquihalla bus crash not caused by speeding, say RCMP - 2014-08-29 2:32 PM

    RCMP say dashboard camera footage from a tractor-trailer which captured a tour bus rolling over on the Coquihalla Highway appears to show speed was not a factor in the crash.