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Bell customers, employees flood CBC with complaints about high-pressure sales – Business

Erica Johnson Bell Canada customers and employees from coast to coast are speaking out in the wake of a Go Public investigation into customer upselling at Canada’s biggest telecom. “Enough is enough,” said Shaelene McInnis of Oshawa, Ont., who discovered that Bell was charging her aging in-laws for internet service, unbeknownst to them. “They’ve never even turned on a computer!” McInnis said. “They have absolutely no need for internet services.” When she called to find out why the Bell bill was so high, she learned that a customer service representative hadRead More


Mike Rowe Comes Clean – Sharing #ABC #NEWS #Video #feed

“Dirty Jobs” host shares his scariest experience and reveals his singing voice. source #NBC #CBS #ABC #News #worldNews #Videos #youtube USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather forecast


Man shares story of falling into icy water in rural Manitoba

73-year-old Ken McInnes is tough. It’s not just because he hauls and chops wood and still works on the family farm. McInnes walked away from a crash that sent him off a bridge and into icy water in rural Manitoba. It happened Friday morning in the RM of Dufferin on Road 18W north of Highway 3, about a 20 minute drive from his home in St. Claude. McInnes was delivering a trailer when he said he hit a patch of ice approaching the crossing. He along with the trailer andRead More


Female in critical condition after stabbing in Mississauga

Chris Herhalt, CTV News Toronto Published Saturday, November 18, 2017 8:09PM EST Last Updated Saturday, November 18, 2017 8:14PM EST A female victim is in life-threatening condition after she was stabbed multiple times in Mississauga on Saturday night. Peel Regional Police say they were called to the area of Central Parkway East and Mississauga Valley Boulevard at 6:24 p.m. for a report of a stabbing. They arrived to find a female victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. Peel Paramedics said she was rushed to a hospital trauma centre for treatment.Read More


‘Power framework’ pitched by Ontario Chambers of Commerce

CTV Windsor Published Friday, November 17, 2017 5:06PM EST Last Updated Friday, November 17, 2017 5:08PM EST Ontario politicians are being asked to commit to a power framework, drafted by the Windsor and Essex Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Electricity Stakeholders Alliance. “The rising cost of electricity, up to 400 per cent in the past number of years, has made it the number one issue for businesses across Ontario,” said WERCC President & CEO Matt Marchand. Marchand says the Power Framework, which consists of eight recommendations, provides the roadmapRead More


Cards Against Humanity buys land on U.S.-Mexico border to stop Trump’s wall

Jeff Lagerquist, CTVNews.ca Staff Published Wednesday, November 15, 2017 10:18AM EST Cards Against Humanity is taking aim at U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. The provocative Mad Lib-style party game has never shied away from controversy with its humorously offensive responses to overtly raunchy premises. Now, the company has announced the purchase of a plot of vacant land on the border and the retention of a law firm specializing in eminent domain — the legal mechanism for governments to convert private property toRead More


Overnight parking ends in St. Thomas for winter

CTV London Published Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:54AM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 15, 2017 8:24AM EST Today marks the end of overnight parking for St. Thomas residents over the winter months. From November 15th through March 15th overnight parking is not permitted between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. The City of St. Thomas does have overnight permits available for those whose property meets the proper requirements. The cost of a permit is $56.50. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,UsRead More


Floods in Athens leave three dead

ATHENS, Greece – Flash floods on the Greek capital’s western outskirts Wednesday converted roads into raging torrents of mud and debris, killing at least three people and inundating homes and businesses. One woman died in her flooded home in the Megara area, while a man’s body was also recovered from another flooded home in the area, the fire department said. The body of another man was later found in the yard outside a local business. The flooding came after severe weather overnight, with a storm hitting the area with drivingRead More


N.S. dog has new shot at life thanks to furry donor friend

Thanks to social media, the generosity of strangers and a little bit of luck, a Nova Scotia dog has a second shot at life. Marianna Britney said she knew something wasn’t right with her four-year-old dog, Ted, when she came home one day and he didn’t jump up to greet her. “He was very lethargic, nothing moving at all, didn’t want to eat. And I knew something was wrong immediately because normally Ted just runs around like a deer,” Britney told CTV Atlantic. She brought Ted to a local animalRead More


Teen found unresponsive in Sheraton Cavalier pool dies

A teen found unresponsive in a Saskatoon hotel pool last week has died. The 17-year-old boy was taken to hospital after emergency crews were called to the Sheraton Cavalier at about 9 p.m. Friday. Few other details have been released, but Saskatoon police say the death is not considered suspicious. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC