Navy Identifies Sailors Killed in Ship Collision

The Navy released the names on Sunday night of the seven sailors aboard the Fitzgerald who were killed in a collision with a container ship early Saturday morning. They were all located in flooded berths,…


Upcoming Liberal bills to reform Access to Information, national security measures

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/06/18/upcoming-liberal-bills-to-reform-access-to-information-national-security-measures/brisonjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgOTTAWA—The Trudeau government plans to cap the spring sitting of Parliament with long-awaited legislation on Access to Information and national security — bills unlikely to be debated by MPs in a serious way until the…


Britain and EU launch Brexit talks in Brussels

By Alastair Macdonald | BRUSSELS Brexit Secretary David Davis starts negotiations in Brussels on Monday that will set the terms on which Britain leaves the European Union and determine its relationship with the continent for…


Cosby team triumphant, but sex crime retrial, lawsuits loom

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/18/cosby-team-triumphant-but-sex-crime-retrial-lawsuits-loom/cosbyjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgNORRISTOWN, PA.—In one of the more unusual scenes to play out at Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial, the judge questioned Cosby under oath as jury deliberations wore on to be sure he knew the mistrial…


Would you go into business with your bestie?

Stephanie Johnson and Kristina Komlosiova are joint CEOs of London-based catering company Pollen and Grace. The 29-year-olds are also best friends. What’s their secret to mixing business and pleasure without falling out? Video journalist: Greg…


Pences welcome two new furry friends to the family

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-681053108.jpg?quality=90&strip=all WASHINGTON – Vice President Mike Pence celebrated Father’s Day by adding two new members to his family. The Pences welcomed a new kitten and dog into their home, according to a posting by daughter,…



Why politicians like irrational voters and other notable comments

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/549560348.jpg?quality=90&strip=all View from Europe: Helmut Kohl’s Cold War Heroics Helmut Kohl, the former German chancellor who presided over the country’s reunification as the Cold War ended and who died Friday, deserves his place in German…


Ottawa’s gender-based violence strategy includes getting better data

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/06/18/ottawas-gender-based-violence-strategy-includes-getting-better-data/monsef.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgOTTAWA—The Liberal government is launching its long-awaited strategy on gender-based violence Monday, which will include a way to develop and share research on everything from street harassment to getting boys and men involved in solving…


Ahead of Canada 150 bash, it’s all hands on deck for Ottawa’s emergency personnel

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/06/18/ahead-of-canada-150-bash-its-all-hands-on-deck-for-ottawas-emergency-personnel/flag-and-peace-towerjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgOTTAWA—Be alert but not alarmed, police are urging Canadians who will congregate under the Peace Tower next month for Canada 150 celebrations — a massive public gathering for which intelligence agencies and emergency teams have…