Derek Chauvin to appeal conviction, sentence in George Floyd’s death

The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death intends to appeal his conviction and sentence, saying the judge abused his discretion or erred during several key points in the case, according to documents filed Thursday. Derek Chauvin said he intends to appeal on 14 grounds. Among them, he claims Judge Peter […]

Toronto Police inspector charged with impaired driving

Article content High-profile Toronto Police Insp. Chris Boddy has been suspended with pay after being charged with impaired driving. TPS spokesperson Meghan Gray said on Thursday, Boddy, 52, was arrested on Aug. 29 by York Regional Police in Richmond Hill. Boddy has served with the Toronto force for 30 years and is currently working with […]

City of Brampton to implement vaccine mandate Oct. 4

The City Of Brampton announced Thursday evening that it will be implementing a “COVID-19 Vaccination Administrative Directive” as of Oct. 4. The directive requires all City of Brampton employees, consultants, contractors, students and volunteers to share proof of vaccination by Oct. 15, excluding those with exemptions. Employees who are unvaccinated, but choose to get the […]

Health officials say COVID 19 case linked to Kingston polling station

Health officials are asking anyone who attended a Kingston, Ont., polling station on Monday night to monitor for signs of COVID-19 after a positive case was linked to the site. The local public health unit issued a notice Thursday for those who went to the polling station at St. Luke’s Anglican Church between 9 p.m. […]

Health officials say COVID 19 case linked to Kingston polling station

Health officials are asking anyone who attended a Kingston, Ont., polling station on Monday night to monitor for signs of COVID-19 after a positive case was linked to the site. The local public health unit issued a notice Thursday for those who went to the polling station at St. Luke’s Anglican Church between 9 p.m. […]

LILLEY: Investigation needed on whether China interfered in Canada’s election

Breadcrumb Trail Links Election 2021 Columnists Canada Author of the article: Brian Lilley Publishing date: Sep 23, 2021  •  55 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Kenny Chiu, the now-former Conservative MP for Stevenston Richmond East, says there was definitely a campaign of misinformation against him and other Conservative MPs. Photo by […]

LILLEY: Investigation needed on whether China interfered in Canada’s election

Breadcrumb Trail Links Election 2021 Columnists Canada Author of the article: Brian Lilley Publishing date: Sep 23, 2021  •  55 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Kenny Chiu, the now-former Conservative MP for Stevenston Richmond East, says there was definitely a campaign of misinformation against him and other Conservative MPs. Photo by […]

WARMINGTON: 250-year-old tree killed to make way for iceberg home construction

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Author of the article: Joe Warmington A 250-year-old sugar maple tree on Knightswood Rd., in Hoggs Hollow, was cut down to make way for construction of a two-storey basement beneath a house on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021. Photo by Joe Warmington /Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network Article content This time you […]

MANDEL: Justice denied in ‘peaceful’ death of Canada’s last known Nazi

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Toronto & GTA Canada Author of the article: Michele Mandel Helmut Oberlander. File Photo Article content Helmut Oberlander should never have been able to go gentle into that good night. Advertisement Story continues below This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Article content The old Nazi, who […]

LILLEY: SNC-Lavalin and former executives charged days after federal election

Breadcrumb Trail Links Columnists Canada Author of the article: Brian Lilley SNC-Lavalin building in Montreal. Postmedia files Article content It seems political in its timing, the RCMP waited until three days after the election to announce charges against two SNC-Lavalin companies and two former executives. Advertisement Story continues below This advertisement has not loaded yet, […]