China steps up prevention of new coronavirus pneumonia
SEATTLE, Wash. (REUTERS) –A Washington state man who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with the coronavirus, becoming the first confirmed U.S. case of the newly identified illness that has killed  17 people in China and sickened some 400 others across Asia. In Canada, steps have been taken... Read more
Homelessness death toll passes 1,000 names
The Church of the Holy Trinity’s Toronto Homeless Memorial passed 1,000 names on January 14, following the death of Daniel Duncan the day before. Community members... Read more
The Notorious is Victorious in return
‘The Notorious One,’ Conor McGregor, came out fast and furious at the UFC Saturday night, as he fought for the first time since October 2018. McGregor, 31, broke Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone’s nose with a flurry of shoulder strikes in the clinch. He then blocked a patented-Cerrone head kick before... Read more
Humber gathers to mourn ‘saddening’ Iran plane crash victims
The students in the K-building were so quiet, one could hear a pin drop. Many were praying or bowing their heads. A woman could be seen crying. Midday Thursday, Humber College’s Lakeshore campus hosted a moment of silence for victims of the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crash, which... Read more
Russia’s prime minister and government step down
MOSCOW, (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed changes in the constitution that would allow him to extend his presidency power limits and chose a new prime minister after Dmitry Medvedev and the government resigned from duties. Putin picked a 53-year-old head of the tax service Mikhail Mishustin for the position... Read more
Humber holds service  for  Ukraine Flight 752 victims
Humber College’s Lakeshore campus will be hosting a moment of silence for victims of the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crash which claimed the lives of 176, including 57 Canadians.  The event will be hosted in the K-building by the Ignite Student Services tomorrow at 11 a.m. Ignite, the... Read more
Bricks And Glitter: the Pride upstart that dreams big
Bricks And Glitter, an organization that stands in opposition to the corporatization of Pride, has just started planning their third annual alternative, anti-capitalist Pride festival. It should be asked, however, why an alternative pride needs to exist in the first place. Picture this: It’s June 21, 2019, and you’re... Read more