Trump and other Republicans reject gun reforms at NRA convention that shows the division of the nation | CNN Politics

houston CNN — Former President Donald Trump and other Republican leaders have rejected efforts to overhaul gun laws and mocked Democrats and activists calling for changes Friday at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention. This weekend’s gathering in Houston takes place 280 miles east of the South Texas town of Uvalde, where a gunman killed […]

Windsor to build city’s first full-sized cricket pitch

Article content Local cricket lovers will get their first full-sized pitch under a $100,000 plan to upgrade Derwent Park on the city’s east side. Article content This will be Windsor’s third cricket pitch after smaller versions in Jackson Park and South Walkerville’s Optimist Park. “It’s important that we continue to activate our available green spaces […]

Penticton is a playland of outdoor adventure

Breadcrumb Trail Links Sponsored Eat Play Stay BC Eat Play Stay BC Breathe easy and explore the region at an unhurried pace Publishing date: May 27, 2022 • 27 minutes ago • 4 minute read Floating along the channel in Penticton, BC, is a popular summertime activity. Melissa Barnes Article content Gosh, it feels good […]

Rally at Bingemans for PC leader Doug Ford

Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford is expected to attend a campaign rally Friday night at Bingemans in Kitchener. The event is set to start at 8 pm Several groups have also announced plans to protest outside the planned rally, including the members of the Ontario Nurses’ Association. More to eat…

Two EF-1 tornadoes hit London during weekend thunderstorm

Saturday’s powerful storm left a lasting impact across Ontario as city crews continue to deal with the damage it left behind. On Friday, Western University’s Northern Tornado Project reported that two EF-1 tornadoes touched down in London last weekend. Environment Canada confirmed the group’s findings. “The paths of damage are long and narrow, just a […]

Police encounter people with pellet guns ‘with regularity across Canada,’ criminologist says | The Canadian News

Investigators probing the fatal police shooting of a man in Toronto Thursday will not only have to factor in the recent mass murder at a school in Texas, but also encounters Canadian police officers have with people carrying pellet guns, a criminologist says. Encounters with weapons that appear lethal but aren’t “occur with regularity across Canada,” although they are rare, Michael […]