Toronto needs 15K more health-care workers to maintain current level of care, union says

Paramedics wheel a patient into the emergency department of a Toronto Hospital on Wednesday, January 5, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young Paramedics wheel a patient into the emergency department of a Toronto Hospital on Wednesday, January 5, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

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Montreal to pay $3 million to protestors whose rights were violated by city police

The City of Montreal will pay more than $3 million to hundreds of protestors whose rights were violated by city police. The settlement will end eight long-running class action lawsuits against the city that allege participants in six protests were illegally arrested or detained by police and were unable to exercise other fundamental rights.

'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63

Oscar, Golden Globe and two-time Grammy winning singer-actress Irene Cara, who starred and sang the title cut from the 1980 hit movie 'Fame' and then belted out the era-defining hit 'Flashdance ... What a Feeling' from 1983's 'Flashdance,' has died. She was 63.