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Michael Buble tour to hit Canada, starting in Vancouver

Michael Buble

TORONTO — Jazz crooner Michael Buble has announced new tour dates that will hit several Canadian cities next year. The North American leg of his tour will kick off in Tampa, Fla., on Feb. 13 and go through parts of the U.S. before landing in his hometown of Vancouver on April 12. It will then hit Edmonton on April 15 and wind through several cities on this side of the border. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Nov. 19. The four-time Grammy Award winner will release hisRead More


Children taken to hospital after becoming ill on school bus

Children taken to hospital after becoming ill on school bus Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


Poll suggests younger Canadians interested in attending Remembrance Day events

Remembrance Day

Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, November 8, 2018 8:01AM EST Last Updated Thursday, November 8, 2018 8:03AM EST TORONTO — A new survey suggests Canadians of all generations are more likely to honour military veterans by attending a Remembrance Day ceremony this year. A poll commissioned by Historica Canada, the organization behind the popular Heritage Minutes videos, found a 10-per-cent spike in the number of respondents who planned to take part in a ceremony this year compared to 2017. The online poll, conducted by Ipsos, found 39 perRead More


Montreal man accused of attacking police officer at Michigan airport was on mission to ‘kill Americans’

Amor Ftouhi

A U.S. prosecutor says a Montreal man accused of stabbing a police officer at a Michigan airport was willing to die if he could have seized the victim’s gun and attacked others. Jurors heard opening statements Wednesday in the trial of Amor Ftouhi, a Tunisian who was living in Montreal. He’s charged with three crimes at the Flint airport in 2017, including an act of terrorism. Federal prosecutor Jules DePorre said Ftouhi saw himself as a martyr who wanted to “kill Americans until he himself was killed.” Ftouhi’s lawyer didn’tRead More


Retired farmer’s generosity one of the many ways he has helped Colonsay

Herb Shier

The Saskatchewan town of Colonsay received a financial boost following a retired farmer’s donation. Herb Shier lended a quarter section of his land to the Colonsay recreation board. The canola grown on Shier’s land sold for more than $60,000. “It’s just an idea and we did it. We had to volunteer everything – seed, fertilizer, people to seed it,” the 91-year-old man said at his Saskatoon retirement home. Shier was born in Colonsay in 1927. There, he raised five children with his late wife, Gudrun, and spent most of hisRead More


Remembrance exhibit at the Timmins Museum

Remembrance exhibit at the Timmins Museum

Timmins Museum is featuring a Remembrance display including some unique handcrafted models. Drew McMillin reports. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


Regina business warning of jewelry scam

Regina business warning of jewelry scam

Lynn Giesbrecht, CTV Regina Published Wednesday, November 7, 2018 6:01PM CST Last Updated Wednesday, November 7, 2018 6:46PM CST Local jewelry store Fire and Ice has seen around 50 people come in over the past year with fake jewelry – hoping to sell it or have it appraised – but all were the unknowing victims of a scam. All of these people have a similar story, said store owner Ryan Eberts. They were approached by someone claiming to need money and offering to sell supposedly real gold jewelry in exchangeRead More


Ford confirms sexual misconduct allegations days after minister forced out

Doug Ford

Shawn Jeffords, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, November 7, 2018 5:32PM EST ASTRA, Ont. — A senior Ontario cabinet minister was forced to step down last week after facing an allegation of sexual misconduct, Premier Doug Ford said Wednesday, breaking his government’s days-long silence on the controversial matter. Ford’s office said last Friday that Jim Wilson was immediately resigning from his role as economic development minister and the Progressive Conservative caucus to seek treatment for addiction issues. Speaking at an event in eastern Ontario, the premier said Wednesday that hisRead More


LRT’s impact on development | CTV Ottawa News

LRT's impact on development | CTV Ottawa News

CTV Ottawa Published Wednesday, November 7, 2018 5:28PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 7, 2018 6:44PM EST Even before LRT rolls out, there are signs the city’s investment in light rail is triggering large residential, commercial and mixed-use developments. “To make the system thrive and grow we want to attract investment close to it,” said Stephen Willis, the city’s planning, infrastructure and economic general manager. New numbers show in 2017, the city received 1,044 planning applications. That’s a four per cent increase over 2016 and a 23 per cent increaseRead More


Man injured in five-vehicle crash dies in hospital

The aftermath of a five-vehicle collision

A man has been pronounced deceased after being seriously injured in a five-vehicle crash. The crash happened on Oct. 25 just before 7 a.m. on Highway 24. Ten people were hospitalized with varying injuries as a result of the crash. One of the people injured was airlifted to a Hamilton hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead by attending physicians on Nov. 6. Police identified the man as 40-year-old Kevin Coutts of Ingersoll. According to a press release, the investigation was ongoing, and police said charges were pending.Read More