Super Bowl a major sex trade event

January 31, 2014 News Desk 0

The Super Bowl – an industry that generates $10 billion annually – has become the single-largest human-trafficking event in the United States.  According to USA Today, an estimated 100,000 to 300,000 American women, some as […]

Former Canadian general in Afghan jail

January 30, 2014 News Desk 0

Former Canadian brigadier-general Daniel Menard has reportedly been arrested in Afghanistan for gun smuggling charges. CBC says Menard has spent the last three weeks in jail after being arrested by Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry. Afghanistan has […]

Best Buy axes 950 jobs

January 30, 2014 News Desk 0

Best Buy Canada will be cutting 950 full-time jobs across its stores in an attempt to stave off competition and streamline its business. The cuts will  also affect the retail giant’s counterpart Future Shop. Best […]

Wynne moves to contain fatal pig virus

January 30, 2014 News Desk 0

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will be working  today on a plan to contain a fatal pig virus that kills piglets but is rarely dangerous to humans. Wynne, who is also the province’s agricultural minister, is […]

Woman strangled by scarf in escalator

January 30, 2014 News Desk 0

A woman died Thursday morning after her scarf got caught in a Montreal Metro station escalator. The 47-year-old woman was strangled to death after her scarf became stuck in the escalator’s teeth. When she bent down […]

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