Toronto Jewish official says security around Ontario synagogues increased after Pittsburgh shooting

October 27 2018 10:35pm Steven Shulman, senior vice president of UJA Federation of Greater Toronto, said Saturday that patrols and lookouts on Jewish institutions had been increased in Ontario in the wake of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. ‘ }); }…

Toronto Jewish official says people must continue lives and ‘be bold’ in wake of Pittsburgh shooting

Steven Shulman, senior vice president of UJA Federation of Greater Toronto, said Saturday that the Jewish community will respond to the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting by celebrating being “good Canadian Jews” and called on people to “be bold.”

Calgary police increase patrols in wake of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Calgary police are increasing their patrol efforts in the wake of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting that killed 11 people on Saturday. “Members of the Calgary Police Service take this very seriously,” said Acting Duty Inspector Jeff MacQueen, offering his condolences to…

How TV shows, movies and modern pop culture get killers all wrong

We’ve all seen killers and murderers depicted on television or in movies as silent geniuses, lone wolves tracking their victims with intricate, elaborate methods. Often they’re over-the-top meticulous in their diabolical planning — Kevin Spacey’s serial killer John Doe in…

WWE star Roman Reigns reveals he’s battling leukemia

WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns left wrestling fans stunned when he broke character to reveal he’s battling leukemia. Reigns, whose real name is Joe Anoa’i, made the announcement on Monday’s edition of the WWE flagship show Raw. Dressed in street…

Saudi dissident in Quebec says people who ordered Khashoggi’s killing were also after him

A Saudi dissident living in Canada says he believes the people who ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi were also after him. “Honestly, they came for me first,” he says. Omar Abdulaziz says Saudi operatives visited Montreal in May…

Bombardier sues Mitsubishi Aircraft for allegedly stealing trade secrets

MONTREAL – Bombardier is suing Mitsubishi Aircraft in the United States over alleged trade secret misappropriation. The Quebec aerospace company alleges some of its own former employees passed on documents containing trade secrets to Mitsubishi before going to work for…

Weekend baking project: A California chef on how to make your own cannabis edibles

Chef Chris Sayegh wants to show people that edible cannabis can be used for much more than making pot brownies. The California-based, Michelin restaurant-trained chef says Canadians are on the verge of a foodie revolution fuelled by legal cannabis, which…

Icelandair makes emergency landing in Quebec after cockpit window shattered

Pilots flying a packed Icelandair flight had to make an emergency landing in a Quebec city Friday night after a cockpit window smashed mid-air. Flight FI688 from travelling from Orlando, Fla. to Reykjavík in Iceland when pilots noticed a crack in one…