North Korea’s U.N. envoy says denuclearization off negotiating table with United States

UNITED NATIONS — North Korea’s ambassador to the United Nations said on Saturday that denuclearization is off the negotiating table with the United States and lengthy talks with Washington are not needed. Ambassador Kim Song’s comment appeared to go further than North Korea’s earlier warning that discussions related to its nuclear weapons program, the central […]

Halifax police respond to viral video, say man faces charges of assaulting police – Halifax

Halifax Regional Police have confirmed that they are aware of a video circulating of an arrest they made on Quinpool Road Wednesday. The video, shared widely on social media, shows police deploying a conducted energy weapon on a man as officers attempt to arrest him. The arrest comes only days after Halifax police issued a […]

‘High school gossip’: Opposition rips Trudeau for hot mic comments about Donald Trump

Justin Trudeau flew out of England Wednesday leaving in his wake what one British newspaper called a “diplomatic disaster”. The prime minister was branded “two-faced” by Donald Trump after Trudeau, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, and others were caught on a hot mic at a Buckingham Palace reception mocking the U.S. President. As the NATO […]

U.S. Navy to christen its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship – Defence Blog

The Navy will christen its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Mobile (LCS 26), during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony Saturday, Dec. 7, in Mobile, Alabama. U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, representing Alabama’s first district, will deliver the christening ceremony’s principal address. His wife, Rebecca Byrne, president and CEO of the Community Foundation […]

‘Close and personal’: Inside the strategy of one of Canada’s fastest growing retailers — podcast

Even if they aren’t buying the essential oils, shoppers have probably smelled Saje Natural Wellness products when walking by one of the retailer’s ever-growing number of stores in Canada and the U.S. Saje is part of a burgeoning global health and wellness industry that’s now worth an estimated $4.2 trillion dollars, according to the Global […]

Jailed Bill Cosby calls himself ‘political prisoner’ in bizarre Twitter frenzy blasting media for exposing sex crimes

JAILED Bill Cosby has launched a bizarre Twitter tirade calling himself a “political prisoner” and an “educator.” The shamed TV legend went into meltdown in a blistering attack in which he targeted the mainstream US media. 5 Jailed Bill Cosby has launched a blistering attack on the American mediaCredit: AP:Associated Press 5 In one message […]

Disgraced Prince Andrew retains Canadian military roles

Prince Andrew, the much-disgraced Duke of York, stepped away from public life late last month in the aftermath of a disastrous interview on the BBC. In the weeks since, organizations around the world, including the prince’s old Canadian private school, have raced to cut ties with the bungling royal. His own mother reportedly cancelled his […]