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In Pictures: Mother Nature stuns with spectacular sunset

A perfect timing of sunset and the back edge of cloud associated with a stalled weather front near the Atlantic coastline of Nova Scotia came together Wednesday evening. The result was a spectacular sunset in parts of the region, complete with the clouds illuminated and aglow as the sun went down.

Courtesy: Kaley Ash/ Boisdale, N.S.

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Indonesian police probe tear gas firing at soccer match

Indonesian police said they were investigating over a dozen officers responsible for firing tear gas that set off a crush that killed 125 people at a soccer match, as families and friends grieved Monday for the victims that included 17 children.

Police officers fire tear gas during a soccer match at Kanjuruhan Stadium in Malang, East Java, Indonesia, on Oct. 1, 2022. (Yudha Prabowo / AP)

Nobel prize in medicine awarded for research on evolution

Swedish scientist Svante Paabo won the Nobel Prize in medicine Monday for his discoveries on human evolution that provided key insights into our immune system and what makes us unique compared with our extinct cousins, the award's panel said.

Quebec votes: Party leaders make last appeals in final hours of campaign

Quebec's major party leaders made their final appeals to voters Sunday as residents across the province prepared to cast their ballots on Oct. 3. Polls are open from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern time Monday. During that time, Quebecers will endorse or condemn their leaders' conduct during major language law overhauls, existential questions on provincial identity, and of course, the pandemic.