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Canadian health staff deployed to Japan as more passengers test positive for coronavirus on cruise ship

By | February 15, 2020

News·Video The Canadian government has deployed staff to Japan to help passengers in quarantine on a Diamond Princess cruise ship that’s been the site of an outbreak of the coronavirus. CBC’S Austin Grabish has the latest. Social Sharing Posted: Feb 15, 2020 6:11 PM ET | Last Updated: February 15 The Canadian government has deployed staff to Japan… Read More »

Peter Nygard, Canadian clothing manufacturer, accused of raping 10 women in civil class-action lawsuit

By | February 13, 2020

Ten women filed a civil class-action lawsuit on Thursday accusing one of Canada’s wealthiest businessmen and clothing manufacturers, Peter Nygard, of raping them at his seaside mansion in the Bahamas, and operating what they refer to as a “sex trafficking ring.” The women are seeking damages for the alleged rapes. Three of the women were 14 years old… Read More »

Peter Nygard, Canadian clothing manufacturer, accused of raping 10 women and girls in class-action lawsuit

By | February 13, 2020

Ten women filed a civil class-action lawsuit on Thursday accusing one of Canada’s wealthiest businessmen and clothing manufacturers, Peter Nygard, of raping them at his seaside mansion in the Bahamas and operating what they refer to as a “sex trafficking ring.” The women are seeking damages for the alleged rapes. Three of the women were 14 years old at… Read More »

U.S. confirms 2nd coronavirus case as China builds new hospital to deal with outbreak

By | January 24, 2020

LATEST: Quarantine in China expands to 10 cities in effort to curb coronavirus outbreak. A total of 26 people have died, health authorities say, as cases rise. Beijing cancels major public events including two well-known Lunar New Year temple fairs. Shanghai Disneyland will be closed from Saturday to help prevent the spread of the virus. Health officials confirm woman in Chicago who travelled to China… Read More »

France confirms first 2 coronavirus cases as China builds new hospital to deal with outbreak

By | January 24, 2020

LATEST: Quarantine in China expands to 10 cities in effort to curb coronavirus outbreak. A total of 26 people have died, health authorities say, as cases rise. Beijing cancels major public events including two well-known Lunar New Year temple fairs. Shanghai Disneyland will be closed from Saturday to help prevent the spread of the virus. Health officials confirm woman in Chicago who travelled to China… Read More »

France confirms first 2 new coronavirus cases as China builds new hospital to deal with outbreak

By | January 24, 2020

LATEST: Quarantine in China expands to 10 cities in effort to curb coronavirus outbreak. A total of 26 people have died, health authorities say, as cases rise. Beijing cancels major public events including two well-known Lunar New Year temple fairs. Shanghai Disneyland will be closed from Saturday to help prevent the spread of the virus. Health officials confirm woman in Chicago who travelled to China… Read More »

Winnipeg safety report released by police commission LIVE

By | December 3, 2019

News·Live Manitoba Police Commission is addressing the state of safety in downtown Winnipeg at a news conference. Speaking at the event are Justice Minister Cliff Cullen, Manitoba Police Commission chair David Asper, Downtown Safety Partnership’s director of safety initiatives Greg Burnett and True North Sports and Entertainment chairman Mark Chipman   Social Sharing Posted: Dec 03, 2019 11:45 AM ET | Last… Read More »

Thousands of CN Rail employees are on strike, but talks continue

By | November 18, 2019

About 3,200 Canadian National Railway conductors, trainpersons and yard workers are on strike after the union and company failed to reach a deal by the midnight ET deadline. The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, the union representing the employees, gave the required 72-hour strike notice on the weekend. Union spokesperson Christopher Monette says they are still in talks with CN… Read More »

Andrew Scheer on the campaign trail | Day 7 LIVE

By | September 17, 2019

News·Live Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer makes announcement on the campaign trail in Winnipeg Social Sharing Posted: Sep 17, 2019 12:00 PM ET | Last Updated: September 17 Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer makes announcement on the campaign trail in Winnipeg 0:00 Report Typo or Error|Send Feedback

Manitoba Liberals launch campaign, call for Manitobans to plant more trees

By | August 13, 2019

The Manitoba Liberals officially launched their provincial election campaign, emphasizing they are the green choice if Manitobans want to “cancel the apocalypse.” Leader Dougald Lamont re-announced his party’s green plan on Tuesday afternoon, adding in a new initiative to get more Manitobans to plant trees. The 25-page report was first released in May. It detailed how Manitoba could become carbon… Read More »