6 arrested after cocaine, meth, firearms seized in Bancroft: OPP

03/09/2020

Six people are facing drug and weapons charges following a search of a residence in Bancroft last week. Bancroft OPP say investigators, along with members of the detachment’s tactics and rescue unit and the emergency response team, executed a search warrant at around 8 p.m. […]

Overnight fire on Grosvenor Avenue closes River Heights streets

03/09/2020

A house fire overnight in Winnipeg’s River Heights neighbourhood meant streets were closed in the area while crews finished their work. Firefighters were called to the two-and-a-half storey home in the 900 block of Grosvenor Avenue at about 11:15 p.m. Sunday. When firefighters arrived, they […]

Coronavirus shock and oil price fall pummel world stocks

03/09/2020

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks plunged on Monday and prices for crude oil tumbled as much as 33% after Saudi Arabia launched a price war with Russia, sending investors already worried by the coronavirus fleeing for the safety of bonds and the yen. Saudi Arabia […]

Stock futures plummet on oil shock, virus fears

03/09/2020

(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures plunged on Monday after Saudi Arabia launched an oil price war with Russia, sending crude tumbling 25% and intensifying fears about a global recession. The Dow Jones Industrials index .DJI was set to fall over 1,300 points at the […]