Canadian NASCAR drivers react to Johnson’s 7th championship

                  By: Caitlin Patrick Jimmie Johnson has won his seventh Sprint Cup Championship title, tying him with Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. for most over-all. After winning five straight championships, 2006-2010 and his sixth in 2013, it was never a question of if but a question…

UN suspends aid convoys following Syria airstrike

By: Caitlin Patrick The UN humanitarian aid agency has suspended all convoys following airstrikes on aid trucks that killed at least 12 truck drivers and Red Crescent workers in Syria, Monday night. The UN called the attacks “sickening, savage and apparently deliberate,” in a statement Tuesday. “The humanitarians delivering life-saving aid were heroes. Those who…

Homa Hoodfar free from Iranian prison

          By: Caitlin Patrick Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has confirmed that Dr. Homa Hoodfar, who was imprisoned in Tehran’s Evin prison since June 6, has been released. “Canadians are relieved that Dr. Hoodfar has been released from jail and will soon be reunited with her family, friends and colleagues,” Trudeau said…

Shomi to shut down streaming service

  By: Caitlin Patrick Canadian streaming service Shomi will be shutting down at the end of November. David Asch, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Shomi, said in a statement, the company is grateful to “Canadians who enthusiastically invited us into their living rooms and took us with them on their phones, tablets and laptops….