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Fun police? Montreal man says he was given $149 ticket after singing while driving

A Montreal driver says his passionate rendition of a cheesy 1990s pop hit has netted him a $149 fine. On Sept. 27, Taoufik Moalla was on his way to buy a bottle of water, happily singing along to C+C Music Factory’s 1990 song “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” when he says he heard a police siren blaring behind him. “I was thinking they wanted to pass, but they called on the speaker, ‘Please go to the right side,’” Moalla told CTV Montreal. “I stopped and four police came,Read More

International students won’t face immigration penalties over college strike: officials

Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press Published Sunday, October 22, 2017 12:13PM EDT Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty strike at Ontario colleges are being reassured by immigration officials that they won’t be penalized for a delay that is beyond their control. But some international students say the work stoppage, which began last Monday, has them worrying about finances as well as their education and immigration status. “It is very stressful,” said Noble Thomas, 24, a human resources management student at Confederation College in Thunder Bay, Ont.Read More

Brian Bowman’s approval rating strong despite drop

It’s a part of Lauren Kroeker-Lee’s daily grind. For two and a half years, she’s owned and operated Fools & Horses Coffee shop downtown, almost as long as Mayor Brian Bowman has been in office. The small business owner is pleased with the direction Bowman is taking Winnipeg. “I would say I like the trajectory he’s going right now, I appreciate a mayor with some vision for what a city should be in the 21st century,” said Kroeker-Lee. She’s not alone. CTV News teamed up with Probe Research. Six hundred votersRead More

Student petition calls for tuition refund during college strike

CTV Windsor Published Tuesday, October 17, 2017 5:00PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, October 17, 2017 6:23PM EDT Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for tuition to be refunded to students impacted by a teachers’ strike at Ontario colleges. More than 12,000 staff at 12 Ontario colleges, including professors, instructors, counsellors, and librarians, walked off the job Monday after contract talks broke off between the Ontario Public Services Employees Union and the College Employer Council, which is responsible for bargaining on behalf of colleges. That means more than 500,000Read More

Prosecutor: ‘S-Town’ figure pleads guilty to burglary, theft

The Associated Press Published Monday, October 16, 2017 4:11PM EDT Last Updated Monday, October 16, 2017 4:14PM EDT CENTREVILLE, Ala. — An Alabama man featured in the hit podcast “S-Town” pleaded guilty Monday to criminal charges linked to events that occurred in the serial. Tyler Goodson, 26, of Woodstock, pleaded guilty to a felony burglary charge and two misdemeanour counts of theft and criminal trespassing, and will get a 10-year suspended sentence and five years on probation under an agreement with prosecutors, said Bibb County District Attorney Michael Jackson. “GivenRead More

Lunenburg County woman charged with arson in house fire

A 34-year-old woman has been charged with arson in connection with a house fire in Branch LaHave, N.S. Lunenburg District RCMP responded to a fire at a home on Oakes Road around 11:16 p.m. Saturday. Police say a woman from Branch LaHave was arrested in Auburndale, N.S. a short time later. Tasha Wentzell was due to appear Monday in Bridgewater provincial court to face a charge of arson. Police say the investigation is ongoing. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,UsRead More

Suspect on the loose after Friday afternoon bank robbery

Police are on the hunt for a suspect after a bank robbery on Friday. Officers were called to the 4100 block of Albert Street around 12:35 p.m. on Friday. A man came into the bank and instructed an employee to hand over cash. The suspect apparently told the employee that he had a weapon. The suspect left the bank on foot. He is described as 5’6” to 5’8” tall and in his mid-40s. No one was injured during the robbery. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStatesRead More

One seriously injured after vehicle goes into ditch near Caledon

CTV Barrie Published Friday, October 13, 2017 6:30PM EDT Last Updated Friday, October 13, 2017 6:51PM EDT One person is in hospital with critical injuries after a crash near Caledon. Provincial police say a car went into a ditch along Charleston Sideroad, near Mississauga Road on Friday morning. The passenger in the vehicle suffered critical injuries, while the driver received only minor. The investigation is ongoing. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

Jennifer Grey Reveals ‘Dirty Dancing’ Secrets – Sharing #ABC #NEWS #Video #feed

Actress who played Baby goes behind the scenes on movie’s 25th anniversary. source #NBC #CBS #ABC #News #worldNews #Videos #youtube #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather forecast

Man accused of ramming police cruisers arrested again

Two Kitchener residents are facing charges following a traffic stop in Guelph. Police say the 28-year-old man and woman were arrested Wednesday afternoon, and charged with drug possession after cocaine and marijuana were found in their vehicle. It was the second time the man had been arrested in the past month. He had previously been arrested in late September after allegedly ramming multiple police vehicles while attempting to evade arrest in Guelph. Police say they had been looking for the man to charge him with mischief over $5,000 in connectionRead More