Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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Canada Ratifies Swedish, Finnish NATO Membership Offers as Russian Attack Continues – National | Globalnews.ca

Canada has become the first country to ratify Sweden and Finland’s application to join NATO, bringing the two countries closer to full membership. The Prime Minister’s Office says Justin Trudeau met with Finnish President Sauli Niinist and Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson at the NATO Summit last week. In a statement, Trudeau says Canada upholds […]

Peel Region, South Asian Community Disproportionately Affected During First Year of COVID-19: Study | Globalnews.ca

A new study has found that South Asian Canadian communities living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) suffered disproportionately from COVID-19 in the first year of the pandemic. The analysis, which received $1.5 million from the federal government, confirmed that the Peel region was Ontario’s COVID hotspot in the pandemic before April 2021, when vaccines […]

Inscription in London, Ontario. summer school programs has increased, say TVDSB officials – London | Globalnews.ca

As summer break enters its first week after another unpredictable school year due to COVID-19, officials at the Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) in London, Ontario highlight an increase in enrollment at the summer school and student participation. Tracey Langelaan, superintendent of student achievement at TVDSB, said virtual enrollment numbers, also known as new […]

Regina’s boy’s condition is improving after being hit by a drunk driver, family says | Globalnews.ca

The seven-year-old boy who was struck by a drunk driver on June 21, 2022 in the 200 block of Dalgleish Drive is doing better. He was recently released from the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon. Benjamin Dufour suffered a fractured femur, fractured humerus, fractured pelvis, fractured ribs, fractured […]

Mortgage issues: Planning to build your dream home?

Breadcrumb Trail Links West Coast Homes and Design buying selling How not to let the experience turn into a nightmare While building your own home can be a creative and exciting experience, there are a few key things to consider to avoid financial challenges. Photo by Feverpitched Getty Images /Getty Images/iStockphoto Reviews and recommendations are […]

‘The truth will be told’: AFN national chief leads procession to annual general meeting | Globalnews.ca

Despite some efforts to limit her participation, National Chief RoseAnne Archibald led the grand procession to the annual general meeting of the Assembly of First Nations on Tuesday. She wore insignia and carried the eagle staff, her sacred responsibility as national chief, and elders, veterans, chiefs and delegates followed her into the ballroom of the […]

Lindsay Police Officer ‘Legally Justified’ To Use Taser In Arrest, Finds SIU – Peterborough | Globalnews.ca

The Ontario Special Investigations Unit says a Kawartha Lakes City Police Service officer committed no criminal offense after discharging a conducted energy weapon, or Taser, to assist in an arrest in March 2022. In its report Posted Tuesday, SIU Director Joseph Martino said that around 7:30 p.m. on March 7, two municipal police officers responded […]