Police continue to search for a suspect who pepper sprayed a crowd. A toddler had to be taken away in an ambulance and others were left vomiting in aftermath of suspected hate crime.
Police say a man wearing a white hoodie apparently rode by on a bicycle and sprayed 15 to 30 people at refugee welcome night.
Mikhail Lennikov voluntarily left six years of church sanctuary in Vancouver just months before a Federal Court overturned his failed application for permanent residence.
Alan Kurdi's death thrust his aunt Tima into the international spotlight as a spokeswoman for the refugees' plight.
Jose Figueroa has been granted an exemption to remain in Canada by Immigration Minister John McCallum as a permanent resident.
Refugee's lawyer said client's "unacceptable" punishment was meted out after the young man assaulted a staff worker.
Canada's warm welcome to refugees stands in stark contrast to Republican xenophobia south of the border.
Canadian government officials have invited Tima Kurdi to make another refugee application for one of her brothers and his family.
British ex-soldier is main caregiver for his disabled wife and cannot afford a plane ticket home - but Elizabeth May has stepped in to figh their corner.
OTTAWA — The mayor of Halifax and a city councillor from Vancouver will lead a task force set up by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities to develop a response to the humanitarian crisis facing...