September 29, 2022

Trump special master deadline extended until Dec. 16 by judge

A federal judge in Florida has extended the timeline for the review of documents seized from former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home, delaying the fight over whether any materials are privileged by an additional two weeks. U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon, citing delays in hiring a vendor...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin recognises independence of two Ukraine regions

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting with the heads of delegations to the 18th meeting of the Conference of Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States members via videoconference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on September 29, 2022 Photo...

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Sunwing flight attendant saves passenger’s life mid-air as pilot makes emergency landing in Toronto

A Sunwing flight attendant saved a passenger’s life who went into cardiac arrest as a pilot made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport this week. “Her heart stopped,” Marisa Rodrigues, a flight attendant of 18 years, told CTV News Toronto. On Tuesday, Rodrigues was...

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Biden administration scales back eligibility for student loan forgiveness. Here’s who’s affected

The Biden administration reined in its pledge to forgive up to $20,000 in federal student loans Thursday, narrowing the types of loans eligible for relief. The basic contours of the offer remain the same. Borrowers with incomes of less than $125,000 (or $250,000 for a couple)...

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Toronto councillor Michael Thompson charged with sexual assault, his lawyer says

Toronto city councillor Michael Thompson has been charged with sexual assault, his lawyer has told CP24. Lawyer Calvin Barry, acting on behalf of Thompson, said the allegations against the councillor stem from an incident in Muskoka in July 2022. Barry said Thompson, who is one of...

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Toronto councillor Michael Thompson charged with sexual assault

Longtime Toronto councillor Michael Thompson has been charged in connection with a sexual assault investigation. Lawyer Calvin Barry, acting on behalf of Thompson, told CP24 on Thursday the alleged incident occurred in Muskoka in July 2022. Thompson will be fighting the case “vigorously,” Barry said, adding...

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Russia to annex four occupied regions of Ukraine at ceremony in Kremlin on Friday

Moscow: Russia will annex four occupied regions of Ukraine at a grand ceremony in the Kremlin on Friday, Moscow said, after President Vladimir Putin threatened he could use nuclear weapons to defend the territories. The threats have not deterred a sweeping Ukrainian counter-offensive, which has been...

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