Ousted Liberal Party MP Cathrine Burnett-Wake condemns extremists in politics

Ousted Liberal Party MP Cathrine Burnett-Wake condemns extremists in politics

A Victorian Liberal Party politician who was ousted at pre-selection by a candidate linked to a Pentecostal church has lashed out at extremism in politics in her final speech as a parliamentarian. Key points: Cathrine Burnett-Wake has called on “ordinary people” to “awaken” to extremist political candidates She told the parliament she was concerned about infiltration … Read more

Indigenous art designs on trains, ticket machines mark Path to Treaty in Queensland

Indigenous art designs on trains, ticket machines mark Path to Treaty in Queensland

Indigenous artwork created by a team including a Transport and Main Roads staff member will soon grace six New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) trains around south-east Queensland. Key points: Wakka Wakka man and Transport and Main Roads staff member Frank Waria helped create Indigenous designs for Queensland’s rail network The designs are an aerial depiction of Queensland They … Read more

Los Angeles City Council members seeking citywide plan to combat street takeovers

Los Angeles City Council members seeking citywide plan to combat street takeovers

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Los Angeles could have a citywide plan to address street takeovers, with five City Council members filing a motion Wednesday seeking reports and analysis for a multi-year work plan and funding strategy. In the last eight months, at least six people have died during or near street takeovers in Los Angeles, … Read more

Dylan Is The NEW Hall Monitor! | Tyler Perry's Young Dylan | Nickelodeon – Nickelodeon

Dylan Is The NEW Hall Monitor! | Tyler Perry's Young Dylan | Nickelodeon – Nickelodeon

Dylan Is The NEW Hall Monitor! | Tyler Perry’s Young Dylan | Nickelodeon  Nickelodeon

Winner of $1.34 billion Mega Millions ticket still hasn't claimed prize a month later – CBS Mornings

Winner of .34 billion Mega Millions ticket still hasn't claimed prize a month later – CBS Mornings

Winner of $1.34 billion Mega Millions ticket still hasn’t claimed prize a month later  CBS Mornings $1.34B Mega Millions winner still hasn’t claimed prize after one month  New York Post No One Has Claimed the $1.3B Mega Millions Ticket Sold in Illinois. Can the Winner Remain Anonymous?  NBC Chicago Person who bought winning ticket at Chicago gas station … Read more

Popular concert tickets nearly 20% more expensive than pre-pandemic, statistics show

Popular concert tickets nearly 20% more expensive than pre-pandemic, statistics show

When pandemic restrictions began to recede earlier this year, Shay Forrester was excited to resume one of her favourite pastimes: seeing live music with family and friends. But then she realized how much she would need to pay. Before they sold out, floor tickets for Harry Styles’ two planned concerts at Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena in … Read more

Why was the Weeknd’s concert called off in Toronto? The doors to Rogers Centre wouldn’t open

Why was the Weeknd’s concert called off in Toronto? The doors to Rogers Centre wouldn’t open

Fans outside the Rogers Centre after The Weeknd’s Toronto show was postponed on July 8.Cole Burston/The Canadian Press Like some 40,000 other fans of The Weeknd, Christine Turcot was expecting to witness the pop star’s tour-opening concert at Rogers Centre last Friday. She had purchased a business-class train seat for the trip from Quebec City … Read more

Cineplex adds $1.50 booking fee for online ticket purchases to ‘further invest’ in digital infrastructure

Cineplex adds .50 booking fee for online ticket purchases to ‘further invest’ in digital infrastructure

People purchase tickets at a kiosk at Queensway Cineplex Cinemas, in Toronto, on Aug. 18, 2020.Melissa Tait/The Globe and Mail As Canadian moviegoers return to the cinema for the first real summer movie season in three years, some customers of the country’s largest theatre chain will notice an unwelcome new charge tacked onto the cost … Read more

$7.7 million-plus Mega Millions lottery ticket sold at Mid-Wilshire pharmacy in Los Angeles

.7 million-plus Mega Millions lottery ticket sold at Mid-Wilshire pharmacy in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, in the latest drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery was sold at a Mid-Wilshire pharmacy and is worth $7,727,088, the California Lottery announced. California law requires major payoffs of lottery games to be paid on a pari-mutuel basis. One ticket … Read more

‘We’re absolutely not going to stick to the speed limit’: Gumball Rally gets ready to peel out of Toronto after showing off cars

‘We’re absolutely not going to stick to the speed limit’: Gumball Rally gets ready to peel out of Toronto after showing off cars

Cars parked on a closed Bay St. in Toronto to be shown off to the public ahead of the Gumball Rally on May 27.Mark Richardson/The Globe and Mail The cars were being parked on two closed-off blocks of Bay Street in Toronto’s tony Yorkville neighbourhood, but the real action was nearby on the sixth floor … Read more