Jan. 6 panel to implicate Donald Trump in fake voter plot, says congressman

Jan.  6 panel to implicate Donald Trump in fake voter plot, says congressman

The US House panel investigating the January 2021 attack on the US Capitol will present evidence this week that former president Donald Trump was involved in a failed bid to submit slates of fake electors to overturn the 2020 election, a key lawmaker said on Sunday. “We will show evidence of the president’s involvement in … Read more

Buyers suggestions for improvements heard – and $30,000 added to sale price

Buyers suggestions for improvements heard – and ,000 added to sale price

Coldwell Banker Mountain Central 2 Hawthorne Cres. NW., Calgary Asking price: $1.45-million (March, 2022) Previous asking price: $1.45-million (August, 2021) Selling price: $1.48-million (March, 2022) Tax: $9,999 (2021) Days on the market: not applicable Listing agent: Rob Vanovermeire, Coldwell Banker Mountain Central The action The eat-in kitchen opens off the back.Coldwell Banker Mountain Central Agent … Read more

GOP’s Rice loses House seat after voting to impeach Trump

GOP’s Rice loses House seat after voting to impeach Trump

US Rep. Tom Rice of South Carolina has been ousted from Congress in his Republican primary after voting to impeach Donald Trump over the Jan. 6 insurrection. He is the first of the 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach Trump to lose a re-election bid. Rice, a five-term congressman, was defeated Tuesday by state … Read more

Should Milo and Maeve take out a reverse mortgage on their house?

Should Milo and Maeve take out a reverse mortgage on their house?

Ash Nayler/The Globe and Mail In their 60s with their house their main asset, Milo and Maeve are finding it tough to get by on government benefits alone. Maeve is age 66, Milo 69. They both earn a little extra working part-time. “There is about $410,000 in equity in our home, but we are low … Read more

Determined buyers pay $265,886 over asking for Guelph, Ont., home

Determined buyers pay 5,886 over asking for Guelph, Ont., home

Forest Hill Real Estate Inc. 2 Zess Court, Guelph, Ont. Asking price: $1,249,900 (March, 2022) Selling price: $1,515,786 (March, 2022) Tax: $6,021 (2021) Days on the market: Two Buyers’ agents: Rahim Suleman and Cori Endrody, Forest Hill Real Estate Inc. The action The bungalow was built 14 years ago by Reid’s Heritage Homes and has … Read more

Three buyers bid on Pickering bungalow with pool, bunkie and bar

Three buyers bid on Pickering bungalow with pool, bunkie and bar

Coldwell Banker RMR Real Estate 730 Cobblers Court, Pickering, Ont. Asking price: $1,099,999 (March, 2022) Selling price: $1,320,000 (March, 2022) Previous selling price: $54,293 (May, 1999) Tax: $5,767 (2021) Days on the market: Oven Listing agent: Jessica Hornung, Coldwell Banker – RMR Real Estate The long-time owners made several improvements to the house.Coldwell Banker RMR … Read more

JD Vance wins Ohio’s hyper-competitive Republican Senate primary

JD Vance wins Ohio’s hyper-competitive Republican Senate primary

Republican Senate candidate JD Vance listens to form President Donald Trump at a rally on April 23, 2022, in Delaware, Ohio.Joe Maiorana/The Associated Press Hillbilly Elegant author JD Vance won Ohio’s contentious and hyper-competitive GOP Senate primary on Tuesday, buoyed by Donald Trump’s endorsement in a race that was an early test of the former … Read more

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan. 6 taps

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan.  6 taps

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, shown speaking at a Senate Banking Committee hearing on March 3, 2022, is slamming House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy as a ‘liar and a traitor.’Tom Williams/The Associated Press Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren is slamming Representative Kevin McCarthy as a “liar and a traitor” over recordings that show the House Republican leader … Read more

Blast cripples flagship of Russian Black Sea fleet, Ukraine claims missile strike

Blast cripples flagship of Russian Black Sea fleet, Ukraine claims missile strike

Cuban police stand guard as the Moskva, a Russian missile cruiser, moors at Havana’s harbor on Aug. 3, 2013.ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images Russia said on Thursday the flagship of its Black Sea fleet was seriously damaged and its crew evacuated following an explosion that a Ukrainian official said was the result of a missile strike. Russia’s … Read more

Chernihiv residents never gave in amid death, destruction and Russian atrocities

Chernihiv residents never gave in amid death, destruction and Russian atrocities

Nina Pinchuk, left, checks on the soup she made to feed hundreds of people taking refuge from the Russian bombardment in bomb shelters in Chernihiv, Ukraine. ‘When it got loud, we crouched – but we kept cooking,’ she says.ANTON SKYBA/The Globe and Mail Deep below the classrooms of a vocational school, hundreds of Ukrainians clung … Read more