Canada's public broadcasters' news service.
Feb 29th, 2008
Mar 20th, 2019 by NZDoug
Eliz. May has another think coming!
She just stated on C.B.C. radio that the use of fossil fuels will be winding down after another decade! Will those Volvo and Euclid ore trucks run on a battery? (Ooops I forgot …………...we won't be extracting any more ore!) (by JLM)
Mar 19th, 2019 by petros
So Trudeau is a crook? POPULAR!
I'm not really up on legal jargon but it sounds to me from deciphering Wilson - Raybould's statement that Trudeau is a crook? (by JLM)
Canadian companies moving south to avoid US tariffs.
I couldn't find this in English, sorry.
Anyway, as I'd said at the start: Canada cannot win a trade war with the US. The... (by White_Unifier)
Budget 2019 will create 'lifelong learning' accounts: sources
This is decades overdue.
Now the question is how to make it sustainable in the long run. The government should slash all unnecessary spending to redirect some of it... (by White_Unifier)
Police Officer Killed after being pinned under vehicle
A constant reminder that these fine people often are placed in harms way. Condolences to his family.
What a preventable tragedy this was.
http://www.cbc.ca/gfx/images/news/topstories/2011/06/28/hi-garrett-styles-default.jpg (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
People should mind their own business
A B.C. woman, a teacher at a (not so) Christian School just got canned for living with her boy friend without sanction from clergy. She'd been teaching there for 14 years already. (by JLM)
Mar 13th, 2019 by Walter
Canadian Election 2019
The poll standings, the platforms, the hopes and dreams.
Post your relevant Election 2019 info here. (by petros)
Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76
Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76
Professor Stephen Hawking, widely regarded as the greatest physicist of our times died... (by B00Mer)
Mar 12th, 2019 by MHz
Poor South African Savers Ruined
Poor South African Savers Ruined by Bank Collapse
http://images2.naharnet.com/images/219987/w460.jpg?1552234331 "As treasurer of my stokvel, I... (by MHz)
Trade deficits surge to record highs in U.S., Canada
'Both countries buying more from rest of world while selling less than ever before'
Canada and the US engage in a trade war and by doing so, we both lose to the rest of the... (by White_Unifier)
Trudeau and His Bromides
a trite and unoriginal idea or remark, typically intended to soothe or placate.
"feel-good bromides create the illusion of problem solving"
A commentator on the news Radio this morning said Trudeau resorted to 'bromides' when pressed... (by Hoof Hearted)
Mar 7th, 2019 by B00Mer
Can you say 'busted Jewish Spy'??
Netherlands Recalls Ambassador to Iran After Dutch Staff Expelled by Tehran
Netherland's Foreign Minister Stef Blok has accused Iran of being complicit in the ... (by MHz)
Canada armed drones
News about the Canadian military trying to procure "armed drones" for national defense.
They are having trouble getting any support for this idea.
The trouble... (by Hoid)
Mar 4th, 2019 by Hoid
Happy Grammar Day
March 4 is Grammar Day.
Grammar Day - 4th Mar, 2014 | Days Of The Year (by Walter)
Mar 2nd, 2019 by Cannuck
Petition calls for U.S. to sell Montana to Canada
It already borders three Canadian provinces and has a diverse terrain of Rocky Mountains and Great Plains that mirror those in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
So, should the U.S. sell Montana to Canada as one online petition is proposing?
After the... (by petros)
Marco Rubio Verified 'DipShit'
Can you say 'DipShit'??
US Senator Posts Pic of Gaddafi's Murder as Pompeo Says Maduro's Days 'Numbered'
The development comes as the situation... (by MHz)
Feb 27th, 2019 by MHz
Transmountain pipeline protest
Is the hysteria regarding the purchase of the pipeline based mainly on facts or is it more drama based? (by JLM)
Chris Spence: TDSB honcho, plagiarist supreme
Chris Spence, the Toronto District School Board’s director of education, is an interesting study. One on one, he gives a polished, measured interview that would warm the... (by Locutus)
Russian flag flown from Salisbury Cathedral
A Russian flag has appeared briefly on scaffolding outside Salisbury Cathedral.
It was spotted by workers early on Sunday but has since been removed.
John Glen, the city's MP, called it a "stupid stunt" in light of last year's Novichok attack.
... (by Blackleaf)
Another Shooting in Toronto-What a Dump That Place Is POPULAR!
Not the worst area like the notorious Jane Finch either
Still and all Toronto can't wait to ape the worst of our uber-violent southern neighbours and this is where it leads them.
Condolences to the families of the innocent deceased. (by bill barilko)
How accurate is DNA?
Identical twins recently had their DNA examined for ancestry, which showed quite different results. What do we read into this? (by JLM)
11-Year-Old Arrested At School After Refusing To Stand For The Pledge
The Florida sixth-grader's teacher reportedly told him he could "go to another place to live."
An 11-year-old boy was arrested following a confrontation at... (by Cliffy)
Feb 21st, 2019 by MHz
Systemic abuse of children
IN perhaps that least surprising story of the year a new study says at least 200 coaches have been convicted of sexual abuse in Canada. 600 children have been abused over the last 20 years.
The thing I have the most trouble with is the... (by Hoid)
RCMP Arrest 2 In Connection with Terror Plot in Canada
The RCMP have arrested two people who they say were plotting a terrorist attack in Canada, CTV News has learned.
The arrests were part of an ongoing investigation conducted by the RCMP and the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, which “had been going... (by SLM)
Toronto Eaton Centre shooting kills 1, injures 7
Toronto police have confirmed that a Saturday evening shooting in the Eaton Centre has left one man dead and seven others injured.
Const. Victor Kwong said that one victim was... (by B00Mer)
Trump elevates simmering Mueller, McCabe grievances to boil
This should send OB and the crew over the edge. Which begs the question: Is the Mueller investigation completely unbiased?
Is Mueller dragging out the investigation because of the salary and expense account? No evidence of collusion or illegal... (by Murphy)
London's secret billion-pound guilds
London's trade guilds date back a thousand years and have billions of pounds in assets. But have they forgotten one of their original purposes - to spend money on the public good?
... (by Blackleaf)
Toronto Store Attack POPULAR!
Woman screaming 'Allahu Akbar' charged in Toronto store attack: Sources | Toront (by EagleSmack)
Sarah Sanders: "God wanted Trump to become president"
Sometiems God chooses a president out of compassion for the people. At other times, he chooses the president the people... (by White_Unifier)
Shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue
SHOOTER OPENS FIRE AT PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE, MULTIPLE FATALITIES REPORTED
... (by Walter)
Childcare is one more industry that is being destroyed by free market economics.
Childcare in Toronto is now over $1,600 a month - as compared to Montreal under Quebec's universal... (by Hoid)