Recycling scams are more common in the United States, where distances between jurisdictions are much smaller. In the Canadian case, a company swindled Alberta out of $769,778 CAD.
For eight long, expensive years, Jessica Ernst has waged war against "risky and experimental" hydraulic fracturing she alleges contaminated her well to the point she could light it on fire.
John Robert Gallagher's body is still making its way from Syria to Iraq and eventually to Canada carried by the rebel fighters he volunteered to join. He is the first Canadian volunteer fighter to die in the war against the Islamic State.
"We love you, Stephen Harper!" one woman cried several times. And then it was over. Harper shook some hands and walked off the stage, as his reign as prime minister of Canada came to an end.