Commonwealth falls short of condemning Russia as Trudeau prepares for G7

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is headed to the G7 in Germany Saturday without a consensus from the Commonwealth to condemn the Russian invasion of Ukraine, but with a chorus of countries calling for help to overcome the fallout of the war. Trudeau and Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly arrived in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, … Read more

Deaths rise to 23 from mass attempt to enter Spanish enclave

Ashifa Kassam And Tarik El-barakah, The Associated Press Published Saturday, June 25, 2022 6:37PM EDT MADRID (AP) – The number of people who were killed after they tried to scale a border fence between Morocco and a Spanish enclave in North Africa rose to 23 Saturday as … Read more

Elderly man robbed while using ATM in Chinatown: Toronto police

Toronto police are trying to identify a suspect after an elderly man was assaulted and robbed while using an ATM in Chinatown. It happened on June 23 in the area of ​​in the Dundas Street West and Huron Street. According to police, an elderly man was making a transaction at an ATM vestibule when he … Read more

‘I will always honor her’: Husband files lawsuit in Ontario animal activist’s death

Every Monday, Mark Powell drives to the Burlington, Ont., pork plant where his wife died to give water to pigs on their way to slaughter. It’s what Regan Russelldid every week, until one day in June 2020 when a transport truck driver drove over her and killed her. Police charged the driver with careless driving … Read more

Norway shooting: 2 dead, 10 injured

The Associated Press Published Saturday, June 25, 2022 7:31AM EDT Last Updated Saturday, June 25, 2022 7:31AM EDT OSLO, Norway (AP) — A gunman opened fire in Oslo’s night-life district early Saturday, killing two people and leaving 10 seriously wounded in what police are investigating as … Read more

Return to the office: Workers are back downtown but not necessarily on Mondays and Fridays

More people are commuting to offices downtown than at any point since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic but the recovery hasn’t been equal across the board, with both GO Transit and the TTC reporting fluctuations in ridership as many workers choose to work from home at the beginning and end of each week. It’s … Read more

Toronto police arrest man in violent dog attacks

A suspect has been arrested after he and his 100-pound dog allegedly attacked four people overnight, Toronto police say. At around 2:45 am, police responded to reports of a carjacking in the area of ​​Third Street and Lake Shore Boulevard West. Police say a man ordered a rideshare vehicle and when the driver arrived the … Read more

Two people dead, three injured in Oshawa shooting

Police say two people were killed and three injured in an overnight shooting at a bar in Oshawa, Ont. Durham Regional Police say the incident happened on Saturday at around 12:45 am at the BLVD restaurant and bar located at 1812 Simcoe Street North. Officers were dispatched to the area after reports of shots being … Read more

Toronto police looking for man, dog after violent attacks

Toronto police say they are looking for a suspect after he and his 100-pound dog allegedly attacked four people overnight. At around 2:45 am, police responded to reports of a carjacking in the area of ​​Third Street and Lake Shore Boulevard West. Police say a man ordered a rideshare vehicle and when the driver arrived … Read more

Experts caution against becoming ‘air-conditioned society’

Hundreds of people who perished during the historic heat wave in British Columbia last summer died in homes ill-suited for temperatures that spiked into the high 30s and beyond for days, a report by BC’s coroners’ service found this month. It was hot outside, but inside it was often much hotter, with tragic consequences. Of … Read more