Best countries for quality of life in 2019: Canada is number one in the world
For the fourth year in a row, Canada has topped the list in overall quality of life, according to a study conducted by U.S. News.
Canadian fighter jets intercept two Russian bombers
NORAD utilized round-the-clock satellite and radar technology to identify the bombers. They reported that the Russian reconnaissance aircrafts entered Alaska on August 1.
Man detained in Syria for nearly a year finally makes it back to Canada
He was 44 at the time when Baxter had planned on coming back to Canada around December 12 or 13 when his Visa expired, but all contact he had with his family ended sometime around December 1, 2018.
17-year-old in custody after throwing child from 10th story of London art gallery
“The 17-year-old defendant, who cannot be named for legal reasons, spoke to confirm his name, address, age and nationality during a short hearing on Tuesday,” reports The Independent. He has been charged with attempted murder.
McDonald’s “eco-friendly” paper straws can’t be recycled
In the UK, the company slashed all its plastic straws even though those could well be recycled. The organization claimed this was part of a green initiative.
U.K. PhD student to be investigated for “transphobia”
A PhD student at the University of Huddersfield has found himself the subject of a formal investigation after a complaint was filed against him for “transphobia.”
Japanese scientists to grow rat embryos spliced with 30 percent human DNA
The United States has already made “breakthrough” discoveries in which sheep DNA was altered to have 0.01% human DNA. Breakthrough is put in quotes, as researchers have been mixing human and cow DNA since the 1990’s.
EXCLUSIVE: Mining industry implicated in multiple rapes and murders faces no “real consequences” after lobbying Trudeau 33 times in just over a year
Asides from victims of murder and beatings, researchers were surprised to find more than a hundred women and children were raped by a Canadian mine’s security forces.