Regina News

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 24 min ago
HOUSTON - A United Airlines airport agent is accused of using a racial slur against a customer and faces a misdemeanour charge of disorderly conduct. The charge against Carmella Davano was filed in municipal court in Houston last month after a Feb. 26 incident at Bush Intercontinental Airport.... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 28 min ago
HELENA, Mont. - The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand. Governors in Montana and Iowa are considering measures that would allow residents to wager on sports, while Indiana lawmakers are scheduled to approve their own version as early as Wednesday. Barring a veto, they... Read more

Global Regina - 6 hours 33 min ago
The Canadian government has announced up to $54 million for community safety initiatives in northern Saskatchewan.

Regina Leader-Post - 6 hours 35 min ago
Police are asking for the public’s help in finding two people who tried — unsuccessfully — to rob a cab driver this weekend. According to information from the Regina Police Service, police were called to a service station just after 5 a.m. on Saturday, having received a report of an attempted... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 41 min ago
TORONTO - Kevin Pillar wasn’t sure how he’d feel stepping onto the Rogers Centre turf in a different uniform for the first time. “I’m still undecided,” the former Blue Jay said hours before Tuesday’s game, his first in Toronto as a member of the... Read more

CTV Regina - 6 hours 41 min ago
From August 2009 to April 2019 - we look back on the timeline of the Capital Pointe hole on the corner of Victoria Avenue and Albert Street.

CTV Regina - 6 hours 51 min ago
Regina police are looking for two suspects who allegedly tried to rob a taxi driver.

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 1 min ago
CHICAGO - Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the “Empire” actor’s attorneys on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation by continuing to insist publicly that the brothers carried out a real, bigoted attack on... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 4 min ago
OTTAWA - A large group of Canadian climate scientists, environment advocates, business owners and corporate executives want climate change to be the No. 1 issue for voters this fall, including problems and solutions beyond the federal carbon tax. A hundred of them... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 11 min ago
TORONTO - Highly-regarded Toronto Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette will be sidelined after fracturing a bone in his left hand during a minor-league game on Monday in Syracuse, N.Y. The 21-year-old shortstop, playing for the triple-A Buffalo Bisons, was struck by a pitch in the third inning... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 11 min ago
Montreal Canadiens forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday and the team said the procedure shouldn’t interfere with his off-season training. “It was a chronic, minor injury that did not stop him from playing this past season,”... Read more

Global Regina - 7 hours 14 min ago
13 roads in Regina, some under one listing, were ranked among worst roads in the province as part of CAA Saskatchewan's Worst Roads campaign.

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 19 min ago
CHICAGO - Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the “Empire” actor’s attorneys on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation by continuing to insist publicly that the brothers carried out a real, bigoted attack on... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 21 min ago
STAVANGER, Norway - Canada’s Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant improved to 5-0 at the world mixed doubles curling championship with a 7-6 win over Sweden on Tuesday. Winnipeg’s Peterman and Gallant, of St. John’s, N.L., scored one in the eighth and final end to edge Sweden... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 32 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada’s no-fly list faces constitutional challenges from two B.C. men who argue in a pair of court cases that the secret roster violates their Charter of Rights guarantee of fundamental justice. The 12-year-old no-fly regime allows the federal government to bar someone... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 40 min ago
TORONTO - Highly-regarded Toronto Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette will be sidelined after fracturing a bone in his left hand during a minor-league game on Monday in Syracuse, N.Y. The 21-year-old shortstop, playing for the triple-A Buffalo Bisons, was struck by a pitch in the third inning... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 46 min ago
TORONTO - Forcing a reporter to give information on a terror suspect to the RCMP would be unreasonable given that the wanted Canadian man is almost certainly dead, an Ontario justice heard on Tuesday. The argument from Vice Media played out in Superior Court despite a Supreme Court... Read more

Global Regina - 7 hours 49 min ago
Janaya Rachel Kinequon is facing 18 charges, including attempted murder, in a Regina shooting.

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 4 min ago
CHICAGO - Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the “Empire” actor’s attorneys on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation by continuing to insist publicly that the brothers carried out a real, bigoted attack on... Read more

CTV Regina - 8 hours 4 min ago
Saskatchewan's premier is again asking Ottawa to increase its cash advances to canola farmers.

CTV Regina - 8 hours 8 min ago
A 23-year-old woman from Punnichy is facing numerous charges including attempted murder, after an incident on April 19.

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 11 min ago
MONTREAL - Warm temperatures and melting snow continued to threaten homes and businesses across Quebec Tuesday, forcing flood-weary Quebecers to remain on alert. About 2,800 homes had been struck by flooding as of Tuesday afternoon, according to Public Security officials. Urgence... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 8 hours 14 min ago
Police say a shooting that happened near a Regina high school on the weekend is not associated with the school itself, and that the victims were not teenagers. At 5:10 a.m. Sunday, police... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 16 min ago
Wild-card winners are the story of this season’s NHL playoffs. The Columbus Blue Jackets, Colorado Avalanche and Dallas Stars upended the NHL’s No. 1, No. 2 and No. 8 teams respectively in the post-season’s first round. The Carolina Hurricanes pushed the No. 4 Washington... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 19 min ago
TORONTO - Canadian international Ray Barkwill will sign a one-day contract with the Toronto Arrows on Sunday, ensuring he retires from rugby as a member of the Major League Rugby team. Barkwill, 38, announced his retirement from rugby on April 4, citing medical advice in the wake of a brachial... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 21 min ago
UMEA, Sweden - Canada clinched top spot in Group A with a 6-2 win over the Czech Republic on Tuesday at the world under-18 hockey championship. The Canadians (4-0) will face Latvia (1-3) in the quarterfinals on Thursday. Canada scored six unanswered goals against the Czechs after falling behind 2-0... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 31 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada’s infrastructure minister is offering flood-ravaged communities in Quebec a fast-track for federal cash to mitigate the dangers of rising waters, hoping to entice requests from a province that has yet to apply for money from a unique fund set up specifically for the... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 33 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada has been butting heads with some of its closest allies over the extent to which rising white supremacy at home and abroad poses a global threat, federal insiders say. The quiet but at-times-controversial diplomacy has come as Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, gearing up for... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 48 min ago
OTTAWA - The president of the Philippines says if Canada doesn’t take back tonnes of trash within the next week he will “declare war” and ship the containers back himself. Filipino media outlets report that Rodrigo Duterte made threats Tuesday about dozens of ... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 55 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada’s infrastructure minister is offering flood-ravaged communities in Quebec a fast-track for federal cash to mitigate the dangers of rising waters, hoping to entice requests from a province that has yet to apply for money from a unique fund set up specifically for the... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 8 hours 56 min ago
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump finally has a date on the calendar for a state dinner at Buckingham Palace - a visit more than two years in the making. The mere announcement of his June visit as the guest of Queen Elizabeth II stirred up fresh anti-Trump sentiment Tuesday among Brits who... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 6 min ago
MINNEDOSA, Man. - A Manitoba man who shot at two RCMP officers and left one with severe injuries has been given an 18-year prison sentence. Therae Racette-Beaulieu pleaded guilty earlier this year to charges of attempted murder, break and enter, and robbery in connection with a string of... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 12 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada’s no-fly list faces constitutional challenges from two B.C. men who argue in a pair of court cases that the secret roster violates the Charter of Rights guarantee of fundamental justice. The no-fly regime allows the federal government to bar someone from boarding an... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 18 min ago
CHICAGO - Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the “Empire” actor’s attorneys on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation by continuing to insist publicly that the brothers carried out a real, bigoted attack on... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 18 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Taxe preparer H&R Block says its co-founder, Henry Bloch, has died at the age of 96. The company says he died of natural causes Tuesday at St. Luke’s Hospice in Kansas City. Bloch founded H&R Block in 1955 with his brother, Richard, after the Internal Revenue... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 26 min ago
CALGARY - Amid the fallout from the Calgary Flames’ early playoff ejection is a frayed relationship with James Neal. The veteran winger was a healthy scratch for the first time in his 11-year career when the Colorado Avalanche eliminated the Flames in Game 5 of their... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 26 min ago
CHARLOTTETOWN - Voting at polling station in central Prince Edward Island was temporarily suspended Tuesday as police investigated a bomb threat as the provincial election drew to a close. RCMP Sgt. Leanne Butler confirmed there was bomb threat, saying someone ... Read more

Global Regina - 9 hours 36 min ago
"Nipawistamasowin: We Will Stand Up" makes its world premiere Thursday as the opening-night film for the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival.

Regina Leader-Post - 9 hours 36 min ago
It’s been almost a month since Premier Scott Moe and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talked canola, in a phone call that sounded like a rare meeting of minds. “I have every reason to believe that he is taking this seriously,” Moe said on March 26,... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 10 hours 8 min ago
CAIRO - Voters in Egypt approved constitutional amendments allowing President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to remain in power until 2030, election officials said Tuesday, a move that critics fear will cement his authoritarian rule eight years after a pro-democracy uprising. El-Sissi led the military... Read more

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