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RCMP investigating suspicious death in Midale

RCMP

The RCMP is investigating a suspicious death at a business in Midale. Officers were called to the area at 8:30 a.m. Police say there will be an increase in activity at the business throughout the day. Police say they don’t believe there is any risk to public safety. There is no more information at this time. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years

Japan's Mount Io erupts

TOKYO – A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and the authorities have set up a no-go zone around the mountain. The Meteorological Agency said Friday that Mount Io erupted Thursday for the first time since 1768, spewing smoke and ash high into the sky. The volcano is part of the Kirishima mountain range on Japan’s southern main island of Kyushu. The agency has expanded a no-go zone to the entire mountain from just around the volcano’s crater. Officials said explosions have brieflyRead More


Prosecutor to update probe into Prince’s death

Prince

MINNEAPOLIS – Prosecutors in the Minnesota county where Prince died will announce a decision on criminal charges following a two-year investigation into the music superstar’s death from an accidental fentanyl overdose. Carver County Attorney Mark Metz scheduled an 11:30 a.m. news conference Thursday to announce whether anyone would be charged. Prince was 57 when he was found alone and unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate in suburban Chanhassen on April 21, 2016. An autopsy found he died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid 50Read More


Rising interest rates starting to pinch more Canadians, poll says

Canada money

CALGARY — A new poll suggests a growing proportion of Canadians say they are feeling the effects of higher interest rates. The quarterly MNP consumer debt index survey says 43 per cent of Canadians say they’re feeling the effects of higher interest rates, up five percentage points from three months ago. The poll done for insolvency firm MNP also said 51 per cent of respondents fear rising interest rates could impact their ability to repay their debts, while 33 per cent agreed that rising interest rates could possibly push themRead More


School bus cancellations for Monday, April 16, 2018

School Bus

Web Staff , CTV News Toronto Published Monday, April 16, 2018 5:42AM EDT Last Updated Monday, April 16, 2018 5:48AM EDT Here is a list of school bus cancellations for Monday, April 16, 2018: York Catholic and York Region District school boards: All buses cancelled today due to inclement weather Durham Catholic and Durham District school boards: Buses in Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, and Zone 4 have been cancelled today due to the weather Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today NewsRead More


Parts of Essex, Chatham-Kent under water, OPP issue warning

Residents experiencing flooding in Erieau

CTV Windsor Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 3:45PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 5:40PM EDT OPP are warning there is generalized flooding on roads and at some homes along the Lake Erie shoreline. Emergency personnel in Essex County say some roads between Kingsville and the Belcreft Beach area in Harrow are reported to be under water, as are parts of Erieau in Chatham-Kent. Heavy rains, washed out roads and flooding, particularly in the south end of the county, is making travelling hazardous in several areas. Police are urgingRead More


Wellington Crescent blaze sends one to hospital

Wellington Crescent

CTV Winnipeg Published Saturday, April 14, 2018 8:33PM CST Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 10:24AM CST One person was taken to hospital Saturday after fire broke out at home in the 1400 block of Wellington Crescent. Firefighters were called to the scene around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The home is located near the corner of Renfrew Street in River Heights. Crews found smoke and fire in the basement, on the second floor and eventually in the roof area. According to officials, 10 fire fighters battled the blaze, which was hamperedRead More


Five ‘high-profile offenders’ arrested in west-end takedown

Ottawa Police

Ted Raymond, Newstalk 580 CFRA Published Saturday, April 14, 2018 5:33PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, April 14, 2018 5:52PM EDT “These are nefarious individuals.” That’s how Ottawa Police Insp. Mark Patterson described the five men arrested Friday during a dramatic takedown outside a Lone Star restaurant. Patterson says the arrests were the culmination of an investigation into gun crime that began in January. One of the suspects had been wanted on an outstanding warrant in connection with a shooting near Algonquin College last summer. Four men were in a carRead More


Tom Cochrane reworks ‘Big League’ lyrics to honour Humboldt Broncos

Tom Cochrane reworks 'Big League' lyrics to honour Humboldt Broncos

Tom Cochrane reworked the lyrics of his song “Big League” on Tuesday night for a special performance honouring the Humboldt Broncos. The Juno Award-winning singer and songwriter played an acoustic version in front of a green and yellow backdrop to begin NHL on TSN’s playoff preview special. The song is written from the perspective of a father whose son was a hockey player with big dreams cut short by a truck driving in the wrong lane. Many Canadians have associated the song with the 15 people who were killed inRead More


Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump’s call

Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump's call

Paul J. Weber and Nomaan Merchant, The Associated Press Published Friday, April 6, 2018 8:59PM EDT AUSTIN, Texas — Arizona and Texas announced Friday that they would send 400 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border by next week in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for troops to fight drug trafficking and illegal immigration. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said about 150 Guard members would deploy next week. And the Texas National Guard said it was already sending Guardsmen to the border, with plans to place 250 troops thereRead More