Public roundtables begin on Baffinland’s latest request to ship more ore from Nunavut

Public roundtable meetings begin Thursday in Iqaluit on Baffinland’s latest proposal to ship more ore from its Mary River mine in Nunavut. The Iqaluit roundtable will happen over three days and hear from representatives of seven potentially affected communities in the North Baffin region along with other interested parties. Then, a public roundtable will be held in Pond … Read more

On this day in history, July 27, 1940, Bugs Bunny debuts in animated film ‘A Wild Hare’

Today is Bugs Bunny’s 83rd birthday — it was on this day in history, July 27, 1940, Bugs Bunny debuted in “A Wild Hare,” a short animated film released by Warner Brothers.   The cotton-tailed friend has become known in pop culture for his iconic question: “What’s up, Doc?” The basic plot of “A Wild Hare” … Read more

Hunter Biden agrees to revised plea deal after judge questions terms of agreement, report says – live | US politics

Hunter Biden and prosecutors agree on revised plea deal — report Federal prosecutors and Hunter Biden have agreed on a revised plea agreement that will cover only certain conduct over a five-year period, CNN reports. The changes came after the court hearing intended to resolve the long-running investigations of the president’s son was unexpectedly recessed … Read more

Andy Malkinson’s rape conviction is overturned

Andy Malkinson has won his fight to clear his name after 20 years protesting his innocence – 17 of them from inside prison after being convicted of rape. The Court of Appeal’s decision comes after DNA evidence implicated another man in the crime. No forensic evidence linked Mr Malkinson to the attack in 2003. Speaking … Read more

Barcelona break club protocol lasting 44 years with release of new away kit.. with special nod to legendary ex-player

BARCELONA have broken 44 years of protocol by releasing a WHITE away kit for their 2023-24 season. The Catalan club typically stay clear of the colour scheme given its association with fierce rivals Real Madrid. 3 Barcelona’s new white away kit… The same colour as rivals’ Real Madrid’s home shirtCredit: Instagram @fcbarcelona 3 The red … Read more