LIVE CHAT: First Responders and PTSD
Feb 2, 2015 - 2:00 PM ESTSince the end of April, more than 25 Canadian first responders have taken their own lives. First responders see hundreds of horrific traumas, and the best research we have indicates thousands of them may be in crisis, in occupations where the prevailing culture still tells them it’s not okay to ask for help. 16x9 hosts a live chat to discuss the issue.
LIVE CHAT: First Responders and PTSD
Jan 27, 2015Since the end of April, more than 25 Canadian first responders have taken their own lives. First responders see hundreds of horrific traumas, and the best research we have indicates thousands of them may be in crisis, in occupations where the prevailing culture still tells them it’s not okay to ask for help. 16x9 hosts a live chat to discuss the issue.
Orion launch: live coverage
Dec 5, 2014 - 3:49 PM ESTGlobal News is in Cape Canaveral, Fla. for Orion’s test launch. If successful, this historic flight will mark the first time a vehicle designed for human long-duration space travel has been tested since Apollo in the 1960s. Correspondent Aarti Pole along with Nicole Mortillaro, Global News senior web coordinator in charge of science coverage, and Randy Attwood, Executive Director of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, provide analysis, images and updates.
Why do you wear a poppy? Share your story
Nov 7, 2014Poppies are worn across the country, but the reasons why you wear one may be personal and unique - a national symbol that means something different to everyone who dons it. For some, it’s to remember those lost in war a century ago. For others, it’s to honour the men and women still working today to serve and protect at home and overseas. This Remembrance Day, we want to hear your stories. Why do you wear a poppy? What does it, and Remembrance Day, mean to you?
Cpl. Nathan Cirillo funeral
Oct 28, 2014A military funeral for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, fatally shot while on duty at Ottawa’s National War Memorial last week, is taking place Tuesday in his hometown of Hamilton.
Live coverage: Toronto election 2014
Oct 28, 2014On Monday Oct. 27, voters in Toronto cast their ballots in the 2014 municipal election, electing a new mayor, city councillors and school board trustees. Follow Global News for live coverage on election day.
Allergies and schools: a 16X9 live chat
Oct 19, 2014The number of children with allergies has tripled in the last 20 years - and no one knows why.The most troubling is the growing number of children with anaphylaxis, a potentially deadly reaction to foods like dairy, egg or peanut. That is putting schools in a difficult position. With milk programs, bake sales, cafeterias and food eaten in classrooms, how far should they go to accommodate a child with allergies? Peanuts have practically been banned, but should the same be done with milk? Join us Saturday for a live chat.
Luka Magnotta Trial
Nov 3, 2014We'll have regular updates from the Luka Rocco Magnotta trial in Montreal. Magnotta has admitted to killing Chinese exchange student Jun Lin in May 2012 but is arguing he was not criminally responsible because he was suffering from schizophrenia. WARNING: the following contains disturbing images and details
Q & A: Living with dementia
Sep 30, 2014Join Global National anchor Dawna Friesen, Senior Investigative Correspondent Jennifer Tryon and Mary Schultz, Education Director at the Alzheimer's Society of Canada, on Sept. 30 for a live online question and answer session. The Q & A session takes place Tuesday 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. PT. Feel free to submit questions prior to the live Q & A by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Dementia Questions."
Update on Mayor Rob Ford's health
Sep 17, 2014Doctors are set to provide an update on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s health today, a full week after he was diagnosed with an abdominal tumour. We'll have live coverage at 4:45 p.m. EST.
Live coverage: New Brunswick Election 2014
Sep 24, 2014On Monday Sept. 22, voters in New Brunswick go to the polls in the 2014 provincial election. Global News will have live election results and live coverage on election day.
Live blog: Israel-Gaza conflict
Aug 5, 2014 - 11:22 AM ESTThe United Nations chief and the United States secretary of state have launched a high-level effort to end two weeks of deadly fighting in the Gaza Strip.
RBC Canadian Open 2014
Jul 28, 2014The RBC Canadian Open returns to the Royal Montreal Golf Club for the first time in 13 years. Join Globalnews.ca for complete coverage of the Canadian Open from July 21 to 27, 2014.
July 15 - Mayoral debate
Jul 15, 2014Rob Ford, Karen Stintz, David Soknacki, John Tory and Olivia Chow will face up in the first debate since the mayor has returned from rehab.
Ontario Election 2014
Jun 13, 2014Globalnews.ca has live coverage as Ontario goes to the polls to elect the next premier of Ontario.
Suspected gunman in Dartmouth
Jun 7, 2014Halifax Regional Police have locked down an industrial area in Dartmouth after receiving reports of a man with a gun.
Ontario Leaders' Debate - 2014
Jun 3, 2014 - 6:11 PM ESTKathleen Wynne, Tim Hudak and Andrea Horwath meet for the only televised debate featuring all three leaders during the 2014 Ontario general election.
Apple WWDC Keynote
Jun 2, 2014Apple CEO Tim Cook and other executives will take to the stage Monday to give users a first look at Apple’s next wave of software and features at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Guelph robocall trial begins Monday
Jun 3, 2014 - 9:31 AM ESTAfter a three-year investigation into almost 2,500 complaints in 261 ridings across Canada, the robocall scandal comes down to a solitary trial of one junior Conservative campaign staffer in a single southwestern Ontario riding.Michael Sona's trial is scheduled to begin Monday.
Heartbleed Live Blog
Apr 15, 2014Global News will host a live-blog Tuesday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. EST answering all of your questions about the Heartbleed bug and what might happen to those affected by the Canada Revenue Agency’s website breach, which resulted in 900 social insurance numbers being stolen.
Nova Scotia nurses strike
Apr 3, 2014Nurses in Halifax walked off the job Thursday as the Nova Scotia government prepared to push a law through the legislature to end the strike.
Nurses poised to strike, as NS MLAs debate essential services bill
Apr 1, 2014 - 3:36 AM ESTFollowing a months-long labour dispute, nurses in the Halifax-area are poised to strike Tuesday morning. At 7 a.m., NSGEU members are expected to meet and possibly start a wildcat strike. Meanwhile, Nova Scotia MLAs are debating Bill 37: The Essential Services and Community Services Act. The wide-ranging legislation would impact health care workers, paramedics, 911 operators, childcare workers and senior care workers. Introduced Monday night, it entered its second reading at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. The Liberal government is pushing through the legislation ahead of the nurses' legal strike date, April 3.
16x9 Generation X-Rated
Mar 31, 201416x9 live discussion about how more and more young men are seeking help for sexual dysfunction, brought on by porn addiction. We are joined by experts and those affected by this men's health issue.
The 2014 Academy Awards
Apr 3, 2014It's movie's biggest night and we'll be bringing you live coverage of the fabulous fashions Hollywood's most talented will be wearing when they hit the red carpet!We'll also be live blogging the biggest moments throughout the awards show, bringing you the backstage moments you won't see on TV.Our coverage on Oscars night will include commentary from ET Canada (don't forget to watch our Fashion Panel airing on ET Canada Oscars Monday) and from our friend John Kennedy at GlobalNews.ca. We'll also, of course, be following all the stars attending the Oscars and bring you their behind-the-scenes experiences right here.
Live Chat With The Cast Of 'Remedy'
Feb 18, 2014 - 2:10 PM ESTThe cast of Global's new high-stakes medical drama, "Remedy" joins ET Canada and fans for a live chat, before the show's premeire on Monday, February 24.
At least two injured in Colorado school shooting: reports
Dec 13, 2013 - 3:41 PM ESTMany schools in the Littleton, Colo. area are in lockdown after reports of a shooting at a local high school.CNN and CBS are reporting two people are believed hurt after an incident at Arapahoe High School. Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson told CNN he believes one suspect is still inside the school.
Annual Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive
Nov 28, 2013 - 2:59 PM ESTGlobal 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.