Controversy grows over alleged political pressure on N.S. shooting investigation

From CBC News. Both the federal government and RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki deny any political pressure was applied to influence the investigation into the N.S. shooting. Just how serious are the allegations? Pierre-Yves Bourduas, former deputy RCMP commissioner assesses their on Power & Politics. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect…

Retired U.S. general blasts Canada for falling short on defence spending

From CBC News. ‘It’s absolutely not satisfactory and it’s inexplicable,’ says retired U.S. lieutenant-general Ben Hodges of Canada falling well short of NATO’s two per cent of GDP defence spending target. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX…

Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse teenage girls

From CBC News. Ghislaine Maxwell was convicted last December of five counts in a U.S. federal court, including sex trafficking. She was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC…

Delays in delivering military aid ‘costs the lives of our soldiers’: Ukrainian ambassador

From CBC News. Ukraine’s Ambassador to Canada Yulia Kovaliv says Ukraine’s request for Canadian light armoured vehicles is ‘under consideration’ but stresses that time is of the essence. ‘Each day of delay unfortunately costs the lives of our soldiers.’ »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For…

Call to fire Bank of Canada governor is ‘pure politics,’ says predecessor

From CBC News. Former Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz discusses the cost of living and Conservative leadership candidate Pierre Poilievre’s call to fire his successor, Tiff Macklem. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News…