Mi'kmaq power, inside and beyond Ottawa, stronger than in past fishery battles
HALIFAX — When Jaime Battiste was in his early 20s, cable news channels were full of images of Mi’kmaq fishermen in New Brunswick battling federal fisheries officers over seized lobster traps.Now, Canada’s first Mi’kmaq MP is on the inside of federal power, trying to help as the launch of an Indigenous lobster fishery in St. Marys Bay in Nova Scotia meets fierce resistance.
Who's hiring? These companies
The pandemic sent the United States into one of the steepest economic contractions in history, but some businesses are pulling through -- and even thriving during this time of adversity. Some are hiring thousands of employees to keep up with their fast-paced growth.
Trump says his tweet inspired US Marshals to kill suspect in shooting of right-wing protester
<p>President has previously expressed support for violence against leftists while supporting right-wing gunman charged with murder</p>
Police: Man fled traffic stop, striking officer
GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a Philadelphia man fleeing a traffic stop in New Jersey struck a police officer before he was apprehended.Gloucester Township police say the vehicle was stopped shortly after 12:30 a.m. Saturday in the Sicklerville section of the township and officers suspected that the ...
Amid talk of civil war, America is already split – Trump Nation has seceded
The president thrives on division, speaks of ‘we’ and ‘them’ and encourages violence. No wonder we fear he won’t accept defeatWhat is America really fighting over in the upcoming election? Not any particular issue. Not even Democrats versus Republicans. The central fight is over Donald J Trump. Related: Where Law Ends review: why Mueller failed to hold Trump to accountContinue reading...
Covid-19 Live Updates: World Nears Grim Milestone of a Million Deaths
The number of lives lost daily has been rising through most of August and September, and new hot spots keep emerging. The U.S., Brazil, India and Mexico account for more than half of the total.
French Open 2020: day one – live updates!
Live updates as Roland Garros begins with stars in actionMurray fired up by battle with old-stager WawrinkaGet in touch! Email Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris 10.18am BSTWe’re on serve everywhere at the moment; the game we’re watching on telly, Azarenka-Kovinic, is 1-1, Aza serving first. 10.
Quebec ticket holder wins Saturday night's $8.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot
TORONTO — A ticket holder in Quebec won Saturday night’s $8.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot.The draw’s guaranteed $1 million prize also went to a lottery player in Quebec.The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Sept. 30 will be approximately $5 million.The Canadian PressThe post Quebec ticket holder wins Saturday night’s $8.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot appeared first on 680 NEWS.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sept. 27
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. EDT on Sept. 27, 2020:There are 151,671 confirmed cases in Canada.
In Maine, a Race About the Issues Has Become a Referendum on Susan Collins
Her opponent, Sara Gideon, is running on her record in the state — but does it matter in a year when all politics is national?