Crime Beat podcast: The Brentwood five massacre

03/10/2020

On this episode of the Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt looks at the Brentwood five massacre. On April 14, 2014, a group of friends had a small get-together at their home near the University of Calgary campus in the northwest neighbourhood […]

Over beer and herrings, CDU's eastern faithful spurn Merkel 2.0

03/10/2020

APOLDA, Germany (Reuters) – In a beer hall in eastern Germany, locals are toasting the man they are counting on to see out Chancellor Angela Merkel and her brand of liberal conservatism. Friedrich Merz, whose line on Syrian asylum-seekers is “we can’t accept you here”, […]

Asia shares try to stabilise, pin hopes on policy stimulus

03/10/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares bounced and bond yields rose from historic lows on Tuesday as speculation of coordinated stimulus from global central banks and governments calmed panic selling. Yields on benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury debt doubled to 0.68% and oil prices rallied more than […]