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One person taken into custody after police standoff at medical facility in Mississauga

One person taken into custody after police standoff at medical facility in Mississauga

Peel Regional Police say one person had been taken into custody early Saturday morning, ending a nearly 19-hour standoff at a medical facility in Mississauga. It began shortly after 7:30 am on Friday when emergency crews were called to a building next to Credit Valley Hospital in the area of ​​Eglinton Avenue West and Erin …

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Inflation accelerated even more than expected in August

Inflation in August was stronger than expected despite the Federal Reserve’s efforts to bring down prices, according to data Friday that the central bank follows closely. The personal consumption expenditures price index excluding food and energy rose 0.6% for the month after being flat in July. That was faster than the 0.5% Dow Jones estimate …

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Police ‘dealing with a barricaded person’ in Mississauga

There is a heavy police presence near a Mississauga hospital Friday morning as Peel Regional Police say they are currently “dealing with a barricaded person.” Shortly before 7:45 am, police notified the public via Twitter about “heavy police presence” in the area of ​​Eglinton Avenue West and Erin Mills Parkway. Police appear to be near …

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Woman dead, 3 others injured after two-vehicle collision in Vaughan

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are searching for a man who allegedly walked away from the scene of a crash that left a woman dead and three others injured in Vaughan early Friday morning. Police say witnesses reported a red Volkswagen Jetta traveling at a high rate of speed on Highway 400 southbound near Rutherford …

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Royal Mint unveils first coins to feature King Charles III

Britain’s Royal Mint has unveiled the first coins to feature the portrait of King Charles III. Britons will begin to see Charles’ image in their change from around December, as 50-pence coins depicting him gradually enter circulation. The new monarch’s effigy was created by British sculptor Martin Jennings, and has been personally approved by Charles, …

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Fed Vice Chair Brainard warns against retreating from inflation fight prematurely

US Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard speaks after she was nominated by US President Joe Biden to serve as vice chair of the Federal Reserve, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building’s South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, US, November 22, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters Federal Reserve Vice Chair Lael Brainard …

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‘Justinflation’ can’t be said in the House of Commons, but MPs are trying anyway

Marie-Danielle Smith, The Canadian Press Published Friday, September 30, 2022 6:30AM EDT The Conservatives’ cheeky term for inflation under the Liberals has got some MPs into trouble in the House of Commons, where saying “Justinflation” has been deemed verboten. Speaker Anthony Rota repeatedly chastised Tory MPs this week for breaking the rules, asking them to …

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Sunwing flight attendant saves passenger’s life mid-air as pilot makes emergency landing in Toronto

A Sunwing flight attendant saved a passenger’s life who went into cardiac arrest as a pilot made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport this week. “Her heart stopped,” Marisa Rodrigues, a flight attendant of 18 years, told CTV News Toronto. On Tuesday, Rodrigues was preparing for a standard landing of a Sunwing flight …

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Ian has strengthened back into Category 1 hurricane

Adriana Gomez-licon, The Associated Press Published Thursday, September 29, 2022 5:47AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 29, 2022 6:44PM EDT PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) – Rescue crews piloted boats and waded through flooded streets Thursday to save thousands of Floridians trapped amid flooded homes and shattered buildings left by Hurricane Ian, which crossed into the …

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