The trial of three Vancouver police officers charged with assaulting a "motionless" suspect, breaking his ribs and collapsing his lung, opened Monday in provincial court.VPD constables Brandon Blue and Beau Spencer and now-retired constable Gregory Jackson have all been charged in connection with the May 24, 2017 arrest of a theft and obstruction suspect at Commercial-Broadway SkyTrain station.Crown prosecutor Peter Campbell played surveillance video of the arrest for the court, which shows a ma
Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and four other U.S. senators are pressuring the U.S. Treasury Department to step up oversight and offer more guidance to financial institutions on addressing climate change risks threatening the U.S. financial system. In a letter sent to the Treasury last week, Democratic senators Warren, Martin Heinrich, Edward Markey, Sheldon Whitehouse and Jeffrey Merkley, as well as Sanders, an independent, welcomed the department's work on the issue so far but called for "added urgency" given increasing risks.
A variety of stories feature on the front of the UK’s newspapers on Tuesday.
During the course of organizing some papers, a woman came across a forgotten Powerball ticket which turned out to be a winning one, worth $100,000.
Uranium spot prices have surged to levels not seen since Japan's Fukushima disaster in 2011 as the world looks to abandon fossil fuels and embrace nuclear power.
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The actor spoke ahead of a ceremony for the Inside Soap Awards, where he won a gong for best drama star.
Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming Morgan Freeman-narrated series “Life on Our Planet,” which brings extinct species to the small screen in an exploration of the lives of Earth’s past inhabitants. The series is set to premiere on Oct. 25. Per the series logline, “This is the story of life’s epic battle to …
A Saskatoon prosecutor says that people in leadership positions were offside when they publicly attacked a security guard who was recorded arresting an Indigenous woman outside a grocery store in April 2021.The security guard, Cameron McMillan, lost his job and professional license after the video of his arrest of Annette Custer went viral.In a statement at the time, Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark said seeing the video made him feel angry and said, "We can't ignore as a community that not everyon
DETROIT (AP) — Dan Campbell isn't the type of coach to hype up one game on his team's schedule. The Detroit Lions' coach is a firm believer that the most important game is the next one, not the sexier matchup a few weeks down the road. This week, though, the next game up and the notable opponent are one and the same — Detroit will face the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Thursday night. Both teams are 2-1 after wins on Sunday. “We had a few things we had to clean up, so we just hit that qu
Writers at risk of losing their coverage on Oct. 1 due to lost work from the strike will receive three more months of benefits The post WGA Health Plan Extends Coverage for Some Members Through 2023 appeared first on TheWrap.
The mayor of wildfire-devastated Enterprise, N.W.T., says his relations with the territorial government have become "tense, at best" after the hamlet council was warned not to purchase homes or disburse money to now-homeless residents.The hamlet's evacuation order was lifted on Friday and some residents have been making their way back to survey the damage. Mayor Michael St Amour says 40 homes in the community were destroyed by last month's fire. Nine buildings in the community of about 120 are s
The actor’s daughter Rumer Willis confirmed earlier this year he had been diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia.
'Sheriff is in denial': Forsyth County commissioners at odds over jail funding, detention officer pay
About 75 people rallied outside the Consul General of India in downtown Vancouver Monday to protest the reported involvement of the Indian government in killing Canadian citizen and Sikh activist Hardeep Singh Nijjar.Nijjar was a leader in the fight for the creation of a Sikh state in India called Khalistan. He was gunned down three months ago outside of Surrey's Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara, where he was president. The 45-year-old was proclaimed a terrorist by India in 2020.Last week, Prime Ministe
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals were a plucky, interesting football team in two narrow losses to open Jonathan Gannon’s first year as head coach. One week later, they're still plucky and interesting. They're also savoring a victory. The Cardinals pulled out one of the stunners of Week 3, beating the Dallas Cowboys 28-16 to snap a six-game home losing streak that went back to last October. It was the first win as a starter for quarterback Joshua Dobbs. It was also the first win on the s
SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump stopped by a gun shop and toured a boat manufacturer in South Carolina Monday, ramping up his in-person campaign after a weekend online threatening the media, making multiple accusations of treason and urging congressional Republicans to go ahead and shut down the government. He also claimed he could design a better fighter jet than the military. The Republican presidential front-runner, who has spent far less time on the campaign trail than
Thomas Conway, international president of the United Steelworkers (USW) union that represents 850,000 North American steel, paper, health, education and oil workers, has died at the age of 71, the USW said on Monday. Conway joined the union in 1978 at a Bethlehem Steel plant in northwestern Indiana and became its top negotiator and later president in 2019.
Southern California hotel workers at some 60 properties have been staging intermittent strikes since early July.