Annual Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive
Nov 28, 2013Global Toronto is excited to be partnering with the Toronto Fire Fighters for a seventh year in a row to support the annual Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive. On Thursday, November 28th, join Global Toronto personalities: Leslie Roberts, Susan Hay, Liza Fromer and Anthony Farnell at Toy Drive LIVE at Shops at Don Mills from 5-8pm.
Comet ISON's close encounter with the sun
Nov 28, 2013If the stars align, a large comet rocketing towards the sun will be putting on a show to delight more than just the world’s astronomers. Follow all the action on our live blog.
Apple iPad event
Oct 22, 2013Tech giant Apple is expected to give consumers a look at the newest generation of iPad’s Tuesday afternoon during a special event in San Francisco.
Live coverage of the 2013 Edmonton civic election
Oct 22, 2013On Monday Oct. 21, voters in Edmonton went to the polls to elect a new mayor, city councillors and school board trustees. Follow our live blog with updates from our reporters in the field and election analysis.
Live blog: Throne speech 2013
Oct 16, 2013Global News reporters are gearing up for full coverage of the throne speech from the Conservatives, which starts at 5 p.m. ET in Ottawa. We'll have live updates and analysis here.
Elliot Lake inquiry
Oct 9, 2013Former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty is testifying Wednesday at the judicial inquiry into last year’s deadly mall collapse in Elliot Lake.
News Hour goes on the road to Vancouver Island!
Sep 27, 2013Chris Gailus, Squire Barnes and Kristi Gordon will be hosting the News Hour from five communities on Vancouver Island beginning on Monday, September 23. Follow our live blog for the latest updates!
Sep 10, 2013Apple is expected to unveil the latest generation of iPhone's during a “special event” at its Cupertino, Calif. headquarters Tuesday. Global News tech reporter Nicole Bogart will have live coverage starting at 1 p.m. ET.
Suspect in deadly Alberta armoured car heist pleads guilty
Sep 9, 2013A man charged in a bloody armoured car heist at the University of Alberta has admitted he killed three of his colleagues and seriously wounded a fourth. Travis Baumgartner has pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree murder in the death of Eddie Rejano, two counts of second-degree murder for Michelle Shegelski and Brian Ilesic and one count of attempted murder for injuring Matthew Schuman.
Jul 14, 2013Egyptian troops opened fire on mostly Islamist protesters marching on a Republican Guard headquarters Friday to demand the restoration of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, leaving at least one severely wounded. The shooting came as tens of thousands of his supporters chanting "down with military rule" rallied around the country.
Follow our live blog for updates.
Elliot Lake mall collapse inquiry
Jun 7, 2013Global National's Senior Investigative Correspondent Jennifer Tryon and Colin Perkel of The Canadian Press provide updates from the inquiry into the Elliot Lake mall collapse.
Miracle Weekend 2013
Jun 2, 2013The Miracle Weekend to benefit the BC Children’s Hospital is coming up on June 1 and 2 on Global BC. Join our live blog to follow along this weekend.
May 30, 2013Globalnews.ca follows the Canadian teams' exploits during the NHL playoffs.
Watertown, MIT shooting coverage
Apr 20, 2013Police descended on a Boston suburb amid reports of gunfire and explosions shortly after a university police officer was shot dead on the MIT campus Thursday night.
WHL Battle of Alberta
Apr 19, 2013The Edmonton Oil Kings and Calgary Hitmen are facing off in the WHL's Eastern Conference Final. The best-of-seven series begins Thursday, April 18 at Rexall Place. Throughout the conference final, the Global Edmonton and Global Calgary sports departments will bring you an in-depth look into the WHL's Battle of Alberta through a live blog. They will be bringing you analysis and up-to-date information on the series before, during, and after each game. The first live blog begins at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, April 18.
Boston Marathon bombings
Oct 1, 2013UPDATE: All residents of Boston were ordered to stay in their homes Friday morning as the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombings continued after a long night of violence that left another suspect dead.
Liberal Leadership 2013
Apr 14, 2013It's going to be a historic day for the Liberal Party of Canada, as it unveils its newest leader.
The big reveal comes after a five-month race and a week of voting and is sure to shift the landscape of Canadian politics.
Global News and The West Block with Tom Clark are in the heart of the action in Ottawa bringing you the latest news and analysis from the country's top pundits and political insiders.
Join the conversation on our liveblog where you can ask our reporters’ questions or chime in with your take on the race or the new leader.
Why North Americans are joining terrorist organizations
Apr 5, 2013Recent reports of North Americans joining terrorist organizations, is having impact on the security of Canadians at home and abroad. Joining our discussion is Omar Hammami, an American jihadist in Somalia who is also on the FBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted Terrorists list, and Clinton Watts, a former FBI agent who blogs on counterterrorism. Also joining our liveblog is Mubin Shaikh, a former radical who infiltrated the Toronto 18 and is now an expert in radicalization and extremism.
The 2013 Federal Budget
Mar 21, 2013As Finance Minister Jim Flaherty unveils the Conservative's 2013 federal budget, follow Global's live blog for up-to-the-minute news, reaction, and in-depth analysis from our panel of budget experts.
Benedict XVI leaves papacy
Feb 28, 2013Benedict XVI is the first pope in 600 years to resign, ending an eight-year pontificate shaped by struggles to move the church past sex abuse scandals and to reawaken Christianity in an indifferent world.