In wake of Nova Scotia killings, Toronto police asked to review public access to uniforms and equipment

In the wake of last month’s deadly Nova Scotia shooting rampage, the Toronto police board has asked the force to review if there are any “vulnerabilities” that could allow a member of the public to access officer uniforms or equipment. As part of a review of the “critical issues” highlighted by the April tragedy, the […]

5 things to know on for Wednesday, April 29, 2020: reopening criteria, WHO review, Boris Johnson baby

TORONTO — Canada has surpassed 50,000 COVID-19 cases, with nearly 28,000 still active. Meanwhile, the United States hit one million cases of the virus on Tuesday night. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day.  1. Reopening criteria: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the premiers have released “a set of common principles […]

Bombay Bicycle Club – Everything Else Has Gone Wrong review: A simply charming return

Your guide to what’s hot in London Bombay Bicycle Club were never changing the world, were they? With their new album, they still aren’t. Saying that, Everything Else Has Gone Wrong is a dreamy, pacy album with more than enough of their signature charm to be convincing — plus a few surprises — and it proves that […]

Exclusive: U.S. Navy secretary backs SEAL’s expulsion review, despite Trump objection

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (Reuters) – U.S. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer said on Friday a Navy SEAL convicted of battlefield misconduct should face a board of peers weighing whether to oust him from the elite force, despite President Donald Trump’s assertion that he not be expelled. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Navy SEAL Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher […]