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ABC News reporter suspended for ‘serious error’ on Flynn report

Jocelyn Noveck, The Associated Press Published Saturday, December 2, 2017 8:30PM EST Last Updated Saturday, December 2, 2017 9:50PM EST NEW YORK — ABC News on Saturday suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for four weeks without pay for his erroneous report on Michael Flynn, which it called a “serious error.” Ross, citing an unnamed confidant of Flynn, the former national security adviser, had reported Friday that during the presidential campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump had directed Flynn to make contact with the Russians. That would have been an explosive development inRead More

Sask. government gives financial update

CTV Regina Published Wednesday, November 29, 2017 7:00PM CST Last Updated Wednesday, November 29, 2017 7:07PM CST The last provincial budget saw some major cuts, leaving the province to make some tough decisions to make up for lost revenue. The government is now giving an update on its financial situation. The Finance Minister has said things are back on track, but Saskatchewan is projected to end its fiscal year $679 million short. “Our budget is on track. We haven’t lost ground in this budget,” said Donna Harpauer, Minister of Finance.Read More

The public reacts after viral video sparks conversation on racial profiling

The American Indian Movement (AIM) Saskatchewan organization gathered outside the north Regina Giant Tiger today in support of Ezekial Bigknife. The Indigenous man who posted a video that has since gone viral of him being followed for more than four minutes inside the story last Thursday. “I never once did anything, I just go there and shop and pay for my items and leave, I don’t know why he followed me for whatever reason, I didn’t do nothing,” said Bigknife. AIM Saskatchewan is also calling for an end to racismRead More

Hajrullahu kicks late field goal, Argos stun Stamps to win Grey Cup

The Canadian Press Published Sunday, November 26, 2017 10:17PM EST Last Updated Sunday, November 26, 2017 10:20PM EST OTTAWA — Lirim Hajrullahu kicked a 32-yard field goal with 53 seconds left shortly after Toronto tied the game on Cassius Vaughn’s Grey Cup-record 109-yard fumble return, and the Argonauts stunned the Calgary Stampeders 27-24 in the 105th Grey Cup final. The Stampeders had an eight-point lead and the ball inside the Toronto 10-yard line with just over five minutes to play. But Kamar Jorden fumbled, and Vaughn recovered and sped toRead More

Charitable club asked to leave Walmart property

CTV Windsor Published Saturday, November 25, 2017 5:08PM EST Last Updated Saturday, November 25, 2017 5:27PM EST Windsor Goodfellows volunteers are disappointed after they were asked to leave an east end Walmart. They were collecting donations for their annual newspaper campaign. Goodfellows want an explanation after being told to leave the Walmart property on Tecumseh Road east Friday. Volunteers say they’ve canvassed for donations at the store entrance in years past. Officials from Walmart say what has happened is a misunderstanding, but it is investigating. It says it supports localRead More

Mounties conclude investigation into reported assault of Okotoks teen

RCMP say the alleged attack on a 16-year-old Okotoks girl did not happen as originally reported and that they are not seeking any suspects in the case. Police were called to a home in the Cimarron Vista area at about 2:00 p.m. on November 18 after a teen said she was attacked by an unknown man as she exited the back door of the residence. The girl claimed that a man armed with a knife assaulted her and that the offender fled when she fought back. She had a cutRead More

Flyball brings four-legged fury to island

A Vancouver Island club has won the biggest tournament in the world – in the fastest sport on four legs. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

CTV Northern Ontario: Sustainable planning walk

A group opposed to the site of the new arena and casino in Sudbury walks the Kingsway in protest. CTV’s Isaac Cohen reports. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

One person was killed in an accident during training at CFB Shilo

The Canadian Press Published Sunday, November 19, 2017 11:08AM EST Last Updated Sunday, November 19, 2017 1:09PM EST OTTAWA – One person is dead after an accident during training exercises at the Canadian Forces base in Shilo, Man. Very little information is available yet about the incident which occurred on the base 35 kilometres east of Brandon, Man. It’s believed a reserve unit from Winnipeg was involved in the training exercise but family notification is still underway and the military will release no further information for now. This is theRead More

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

Mark Kennedy, The Associated Press Published Saturday, November 18, 2017 6:59PM EST Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” “Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death Saturday on their official Facebook page and website. A representative for the band confirmed that the posts were true. The posts did not say when or where Young died, but said the performer had been suffering from dementia.Read More