The Queen City Ex
Jul 30, 14
to Aug 03, 14
The biggest summer fair in the province, featuring activities for all ages! Free performances, delicious food, midway, exhibits, home decor, QCX Parade, pancake breakfast, downtown activities, & and much more. Don't miss the event of the summer!
Slaying of Toronto-born law professor a mystery
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Detectives in Florida say Canadian law professor Daniel Markel was shot in the head, but won't say whether he was shot from the front or back. They say he was gunned down at his home in broad daylight, but won't say if he was found inside the house or outside. They released a photo of a vehicle of interest, but wouldn't confirm exactly where the car was seen or even the make and model.
Court: Poland violated human rights in CIA case
WARSAW, Poland - Europe's top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to secretly imprison them on Polish soil from 2002-2003 and facilitating the conditions under which they were subjected to torture.
IMF dampens growth in world, Canada
OTTAWA - The International Monetary Fund says Canada's economy will be a little weaker this year than previously projected, although it will continue to lead all nations in the Group of Seven but one.
Suspects in Stradivarius theft due in court
MILWAUKEE - A Milwaukee man who pleaded guilty in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin was due to be sentenced Thursday, at the same hearing where the other man charged in the case was expected to reverse his not-guilty plea.
Whitecaps defender Jay DeMerit retires
VANCOUVER - Jay DeMerit, the first player signed by the expansion Vancouver Whitecaps in 2010 and the first captain of the Major League Soccer team, officially announced his retirement Thursday, saying he was proud of his career and thanking all those that supported him.
David Suzuki to tour with Feist, Neil Young
VANCOUVER - Beloved environmentalist David Suzuki has announced plans to tour Canada — with support from high-profile pals including author Margaret Atwood, painter Robert Bateman and musicians Bruce Cockburn, Feist, Jim Cuddy and Neil Young.