Voting extended as online issues hit Election Day


Wide-spread issues with the online voting system prompted several municipalities across the region and parts of Ontario to extend their voting hours. Municipalities that will offer voting on Tuesday until 8 p.m. are: Bracebridge Muskoka Lakes Innisfil Gravenhurst Collingwood Georgian Bay Bradford West Gwillimbury Owen Sound Huntsville Penetanguishene Town of Blue Mountains Lake of Bays Oro-Medonte We will have full coverage of the results as they become available. 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_feedRead More

Festival celebrates Portage and Main ahead of election

OpenFest 2018

The people behind Vote Open, a campaign created to support the opening of Portage of Main to pedestrians, are holding a free concert just three days before Winnipeggers head to the polls. OpenFest is a festival with local musicians, artists, food and drinks being billed as a way to celebrate the iconic intersection. It runs from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday at Richardson Plaza and 201 Portage. “It’s so encouraging to have the support of the local musicians and business owners who bring so much culture to thisRead More

FBI says man with 200-pound bomb had Election Day plot

FBI headquarters file

NEW YORK — Federal authorities have charged a New York man with building a 200-pound (90-kilogram) bomb that he planned to detonate on Election Day on the National Mall in Washington. Paul Rosenfeld, of Tappan, was charged Wednesday with unlawfully manufacturing a destructive device and interstate transportation and receipt of an explosive. Prosecutors say he planned to use the bomb to kill himself and draw attention to a political system called sortation, in which public officials are chosen randomly rather than elected. It was not immediately clear whether Rosenfeld hadRead More

15,000 vote in Special Advance Voting for election

City of Ottawa

More than 15,000 people have already cast a ballot in Ottawa’s municipal election. The City of Ottawa hosted four days of Special Advance Voting over the Thanksgiving Weekend. A traditional advance voting day will be held in all 23 wards across Ottawa on Friday, October 12. Election day is Monday, October 22. 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″]

14 other parties fighting for spotlight during Quebec election season

Alex Tyrell of the Green Party

CTV Montreal Published Friday, September 14, 2018 6:42PM EDT Last Updated Friday, September 14, 2018 8:19PM EDT In his 2001 Honda Civic, Alex Tyrell is traversing the province of Quebec courting voters for the upcoming election. He’s a candidate, but not for one of the four major political parties. Beyond the Liberals, PQ, CAQ, and Quebec Solidaire, there are 14 other parties running this election. Tyrell is the leader of one of them, the Green Party. “We’re sleeping in youth hostels,” he said. ”I spent one night sleeping on theRead More

Sweden votes in election amid heated debate on immigration

Sweden election

Pietro Decristofaro And Jari Tanner, The Associated Press Published Sunday, September 9, 2018 8:53AM EDT Last Updated Sunday, September 9, 2018 9:25AM EDT STOCKHOLM — Sweden went to the polls Sunday in a general election that is expected to be one of the most unpredictable and thrilling races in the Scandinavian country for decades amid heated debate on immigration. The election will be Sweden’s first since the government in 2015 allowed 163,000 migrants into the country of 10 million. While far less than what Germany took in that year, itRead More

Election playbook: Two parties unveil their agricultural platforms

Canadian dairy farmers anxiously wait on NAFTA tal

CTV Montreal Published Thursday, September 6, 2018 10:44AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 6, 2018 10:45AM EDT On the 15th day of campaigning, two party leaders will unveil their agricultural plaforms.  Liberal leader Philippe Couillard, and Parti Quebecois leader Jean-Francois Lisee will both visit with representatives of the famer’s union Thursday.  Couillard is expected to participate in a partisan rally at a dairy farm in the Outaouais in the morning. Lisee is expected to make his party’s formal announcement by afternoon.  Coaltion Avenir Quebe leader, Francois Legault, will be inRead More

Donald Trump: ‘I Will Win The Latino Vote’ (Full Interview) | NBC News

Donald Trump: 'I Will Win The Latino Vote' (Full Interview) | NBC News

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AFN election interference allegations

AFN election interference allegations

Some of the candidates for Assembly of First Nations national chief are accusing Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett of “political interference” in the election. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For breaking news on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1WjDyks Follow CBC News on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1Z0iE7O Download the CBC News app for iOS: http://apple.co/25mpsUz Download the CBC News app for Android: http://bit.ly/1XxuozZ »»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»» ForRead More

Ingraham: The Democratic meltdown and the war on ICE

Ingraham: The Democratic meltdown and the war on ICE

Should this continue come November, voters — even Democratic ones– may be pulling the lever to ‘Abolish the Democrats.’ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 15 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more thanRead More