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Artificial intelligence raises risk of extinction, experts say in new warning

Artificial intelligence raises risk of extinction, experts say in new warning

LONDON — Scientists and tech industry leaders, including high-level executives at Microsoft and Google, issued a new warning Tuesday about the perils that artificial intelligence poses to humankind.
How to plan a backpacking trip through Europe on a budget

How to plan a backpacking trip through Europe on a budget

For young Canadians hoping to take a trip on a budget, there's a new challenge on the horizon beyond finding a way to fit all of one’s necessities into a backpack: the lingering effects of high inflation.
Montreal filmmaker documents race to save vanishing North American Chinatowns

Montreal filmmaker documents race to save vanishing North American Chinatowns

MONTREAL — Chinatowns across North America don't just share a similar look — they also face similar existential threats and David-versus-Goliath-like battles for survival.
Norway says Beluga whale with apparent Russian-made harness swims south to Sweden

Norway says Beluga whale with apparent Russian-made harness swims south to Sweden

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian authorities said Tuesday that a beluga whale, which was first spotted in Arctic Norway four years ago with an apparent Russian-made harness and alleged to have come from a Russian military facility, has been seen off Sweden's coast nearly 2,000 kilometers (around 1,250 miles) to the south.
Ahmadiyya Muslim Women of Airdrie launches tree-planting project

Ahmadiyya Muslim Women of Airdrie launches tree-planting project

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Women Association’s (AMWA) Airdrie branch is joining forces with the City of Airdrie to plan a tree-planting event on June 8 at 1 p.m.
Performer lineup growing for inaugural Tyson music fest

Performer lineup growing for inaugural Tyson music fest

Fly Spirit, Fly, the first annual Ian Tyson Memorial Music Festival, will be held in Diamond Valley on July 30.
Ice Age fossil found during Athabasca Bridge construction

Ice Age fossil found during Athabasca Bridge construction

Horn fragment from juvenile bison now headed for a museum
Eight simple ways to eat healthy without blowing your food budget

Eight simple ways to eat healthy without blowing your food budget

Beating inflation doesn’t have to mean sacrificing good nutrition, says expert.
Plan for fate of crumbling 24 Sussex expected by fall, minister tells MPs

Plan for fate of crumbling 24 Sussex expected by fall, minister tells MPs

OTTAWA — Public Services and Procurement Minister Helena Jaczek says the Liberal government expects to have a plan for the future of 24 Sussex Drive by the fall.
Egypt unveils recently discovered ancient workshops, tombs in Saqqara necropolis

Egypt unveils recently discovered ancient workshops, tombs in Saqqara necropolis

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian antiquities authorities Saturday unveiled ancient workshops and tombs they say were discovered recently at a Pharaonic necropolis just outside the capital Cairo.
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