A Saskatchewan woman who drove drunk and killed a family of four in a devastating highway crash has been granted day parole. Catherine McKay is serving a federal sentence at
Trump invokes Defense Production Act for ventilator manufacturing
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday invoked the Defense Production Act to aid companies building ventilators for coronavirus patients to receive the supply of materials they need.
Halifax man ticketed $1,000 for failing to social distance at a bus shelter
A 35-year-old Halifax man has been ticketed $1,000 for failing to provide safe social distancing to others at a bus shelter. Halifax Regional Police say the ticket was issued at
Istanbul mayor says time running out to halt coronavirus spread
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Europe’s largest city, Istanbul, is running out of time to impose a lockdown and stop a surge in coronavirus cases as around two million people are still
Moncton man arrested in armed robbery, assault in Rothesay, N.B.
A 19-year-old Moncton man faces armed robbery and other charges in connection with an incident in Rothesay last month. On March 11, Kennebecasis Regional Police Force officers were called to
Philippines ambassador to Lebanon dies of COVID-19
Philippine foreign ministry announces Catalla’s death from complications relating to coronavirus infection. Beirut, Lebanon – The Philippine ambassador to Lebanon, Bernardita Catalla, a strong defender of the rights of Filipino
Trump campaign tells Sessions to stop promoting himself as Trump ally
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign told Senate Republican candidate Jeff Sessions on Thursday to stop promoting himself as a Trump ally, lashing out at the former U.S.
Autism and isolation: How coronavirus is affecting kids on the spectrum and their parents
Susan Cosgrove’s living room is currently occupied by a massive makeshift trampoline. The Toronto mom of three set up the unusual piece of furniture in an attempt to keep her
Andrew Neil questions praise for Germany’s ‘low’ coronavirus death toll
A chart released by Sky News’ economics editor, Ed Conway, shows how Germany reached its 100th death at a much later date than other European countries including the UK, France,
Putin extends Russia's non-working period until April 30 over coronavirus
MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin on Thursday prolonged until April 30 a paid non-working period across Russia, stepping up measures to stem the spread of coronavirus just a week