Bruce Chaulk suspended as chief electoral officer; investigation underway into Elections NL

Bruce Chaulk suspended as chief electoral officer;  investigation underway into Elections NL

Bruce Chaulk has been suspended as chief electoral officer and commissioner of legislative standards. (Paul Daly/The Canadian Press) Newfoundland and Labrador has suspended Bruce Chaulk from his duties as chief electoral officer and commissioner of legislative standards. In a press release issued shortly after 1 pm NT on Tuesday, the province’s executive council said the … Read more

Everything Shown At The Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase

Everything Shown At The Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase

Image: Atlus Switch-owning JRPG fans are feasting today. The biggest standouts from today’s Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase include Persona 5 Royal and Nier: Automata ports for the Nintendo Switch, but there were also neat-looking indie titles like the beautifully handcrafted RPG Time: The Legend of Wright and visually striking co-op adventure White. Here’s our … Read more

Credit Suisse top energy stock picks include two Canadian companies

Credit Suisse top energy stock picks include two Canadian companies

Daily roundup of research and analysis from The Globe and Mail’s market strategist Scott Barlow Like Scotiabank Monday, Credit Suisse analyst Manav Gupta thinks now is the time to add energy stocks. Mr. Gupta also provided a list of top picks which includes two Canadian stocks, “We continue to believe that in a post Russia-Ukraine … Read more

Vancouver traffic: Fatal crash on Boundary Rd.

Vancouver traffic: Fatal crash on Boundary Rd.

BURNABY, BC – One man is dead after a serious crash along the Burnaby-Vancouver border. An investigation is now underway, which blocked traffic Tuesday morning along Boundary Road, a busy commuter route. Police and firefighters from both Burnaby and Vancouver were called to Boundary Road near Canada Way at about 12:45 am after reports of … Read more

Trump knewJan. 6 rallygoers had weapons but said they were ‘not here to hurt me,’ key aide testifies

Trump knewJan.  6 rallygoers had weapons but said they were ‘not here to hurt me,’ key aide testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a key aide in former US president Donald Trump’s White House, told the House committee investigating the violent Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection on Tuesday that Trump was informed that people rallying on the mall that morning had weapons but he told officials to “let my people in” and march to the Capitol. Hutchinson … Read more

Aspects of Asian elephants’ social lives are not related to amount of intestinal parasites

Aspects of Asian elephants’ social lives are not related to amount of intestinal parasites

Two elephants interacting. Credit: John Jackson An international team of scientists found that sociality is not linked to intestinal nematode infection in Asian elephants. The researchers looked at loneliness and characteristics of the elephants’ social groups and found no differences in infection levels. Social behaviors are common in group-living mammals, and it is often thought … Read more

iOS 15.6 beta 4 now available to developers

iOS 15.6 beta 4 now available to developers

Apple is releasing iOS 15.6 beta 4 to developers a couple of weeks after its third beta. This update comes a week after Apple also seeded the second beta of iOS 16, the next milestone of the company’s operating system for the iPhone. Apple is also making available the fourth beta of iPadOS 15.6, watchOS … Read more