Truckers head to Ottawa to protest vaccine mandate

Truckers head to Ottawa to protest vaccine mandate

Truckers from across Canada are heading to the nation’s capital to protest a mid-January mandate that forces drivers returning from the United States who are not fully vaccinated to self-quarantine. Organizers say the border policy is putting additional pressure on an already strained supply chain. Hundreds of big rigs are rolling across the country en … Read more

is it right to let a serial killer tell his story?

is it right to let a serial killer tell his story?

It is common practice these days for serial killer programs to focus on the victims, not their killers. As the title of Me, Sharpshooter: The Washington Killers (Channel 4) suggested, that was not the case here. The six-part series is built around the testimony of Lee Malvo, one of two men who went on a … Read more

More than one in five students and staff at Toronto public schools were absent Friday

More than one in five students and staff at Toronto public schools were absent Friday

As of Friday, more than one in five students and staff were absent from Toronto public schools, underscoring the challenge associated with continuing in-person learning amid the rapid spread of the Omicron variant. The figures provide a first look at school-by-school absenteeism rates since the start of the pandemic and effectively replace the daily reports … Read more

Mexican journalist killed told president she feared for her life

Mexican journalist killed told president she feared for her life

MEXICO CITY, Jan 23 (Reuters) – A Mexican journalist who told the president three years ago that she feared for her life was shot dead on Sunday, the second journalist killed in the same area in a week and underscoring the status of the country as one of the deadliest for journalists outside of a … Read more

COVID-19 Ontario: Cases Surpass 1,000,000, Deaths Surpass 11,000

COVID-19 Ontario: Cases Surpass 1,000,000, Deaths Surpass 11,000

The number of lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ontario has exceeded 1,000,000, with deaths related to the disease totaling more than 11,000. The news comes as authorities report that 3,861 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 – up from 3,797 reported on Sunday – and 615 are being treated in intensive care, an increase of 11 … Read more

1 dead, 1 injured in Fort Worth shooting on Sycamore School Rd – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

1 dead, 1 injured in Fort Worth shooting on Sycamore School Rd – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – On Sunday, Jan. 23, Fort Worth police officers were dispatched to 3150 Sycamore School Rd. in reference to a gunshot. Upon arrival, officers found two dead men inside a vehicle. One victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The second victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment. Homicide detectives … Read more

Suspect in DeSoto Sunday morning fatal shooting in police custody, victim not yet identified – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

Suspect in DeSoto Sunday morning fatal shooting in police custody, victim not yet identified – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

DESOTO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) –DeSoto Police arrested a suspect in a fatal early morning shooting Sunday, Jan. 23, at an apartment in the 200 block of East Wintergreen Road near Hampton Road. Officers responded to a call for shots fired at the scene shortly after 1 a.m. on Sunday January 23 and discovered that an unidentified … Read more

Mesquite Police Investigate Teenager’s Murder Initially Believed to Be a Car Crash – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

Mesquite Police Investigate Teenager’s Murder Initially Believed to Be a Car Crash – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

MESQUITE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mesquite Police are investigating a murder they initially believed to be a car accident that occurred on Saturday January 22. At approximately 7:05 p.m., Mesquite Police responded to what was initially believed to be a motor vehicle accident in the 2800 block of Clay Mathis Road. A witness reported seeing a … Read more

Three new COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations continue to rise in Ottawa on Sunday

Three new COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations continue to rise in Ottawa on Sunday

Three more people have died of COVID-19 in Ottawa, while Ottawa Public Health is reporting an increase in COVID-19-related hospitalizations over the weekend. The health unit reported three new deaths and 293 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday. The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is an underestimate of the actual number of people with … Read more

Toronto Public Health confirms COVID-19-related death in young person

Toronto Public Health confirms COVID-19-related death in young person

Health officials in Toronto have confirmed the COVID-19-related death of a person under the age of 19. On Saturday, the province reported that it had logged another death of a person with COVID-19 who was under the age of 19. There have been 10 deaths confirmed so far in that age group throughout the course … Read more