Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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The Faceoff: Two years after COVID-19 ravaged long-term-care homes, for-profit operators Extendicare and Sienna are raking in millions in revenue

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Unresolved Haunting Questions in the Latest Till Case Ending

By her own accounts, Mississippi authorities gave Carolyn Bryant Donham preferential treatment rather than prosecution after her encounter with Emmett Till led to the black teenager’s lynching in the summer of 1955. Instead of arresting Donham on a warrant charging her with kidnapping days after Till’s kidnapping, an officer relayed the news that relatives would […]

N.W.T. RCMP move to deploy roadside cannabis screening devices draws flak from lawyers – National | Canadian

RCMP in the Northwest Territories have begun using roadside cannabis-screening technology that has faced criticism from defence lawyers elsewhere in Canada. Mounties in the territory announced late last month that they had deployed devices designed to take a saliva sample and test for the presence of tetrahydrocannabinol, also known as THC, the main psychoactive substance […]

TOP CLICKS: The week that was in viral stories

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Celebrity Canada Publishing date: Aug 13, 2022  •  12 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Screen shot of TikTok video that shows groom outing bride’s affair during wedding reception. TikTok Article content The Toronto Sun takes you straight to the heart of the action. Advertisement 2 This advertisement […]

Despite the increase in overdose deaths related to smoking drugs, there are no supervised inhalation services in Ontario

Last spring, Toronto’s Casey House opened its second supervised consumption site (SCS), an outpatient one that has a room specially designed for people who choose to smoke their drugs. More than four months later, this well-ventilated space, which was built at the request and with input from the hospital’s clients/patients, is still unused. “We have […]

Despite the increase in overdose deaths related to smoking drugs, there are no supervised inhalation services in Ontario

Last spring, Toronto’s Casey House opened its second supervised consumption site (SCS), an outpatient one that has a room specially designed for people who choose to smoke their drugs. More than four months later, this well-ventilated space, which was built at the request and with input from the hospital’s clients/patients, is still unused. “We have […]