The pin is part of the American Civil Liberties Union's new "Stand with ACLU" campaign, launched last week. It encourages Hollywood stars to the wear the Stand with ACLU blue ribbon to show their support for the nonpartisan organization, which, for nearly 100 years, has worked to defend individual rights and liberties outlined in the U.S. Constitution. Ruth wore a blue ribbon on the carpet.
Winnipeg police have identified and interviewed a person of interest after a 14-year-old girl found what police believe may have been a bodily fluid on her back while at St. Vital Centre last Sunday. The man co-operated with investigators and charges will only be considered "once the forensic examination of the substance seized has been verified and concluded," police said in a news release.
The search lights flooding his windows, the helicopters overhead, the woman who knocked on his door late one night asking how to get to Canada - it has all become too much for Tim Lamb. The 25-year-old, who lives in Champlain, N.Y., within a few hundred metres of the border, decided to get a German shepherd to help him feel safe. Lamb is among the residents whose quiet lives have been upended by the recent surge in illegal crossings into Quebec.
TAP FOR GALLERY Amal stole the show in custom Versace. It was revealed earlier this month that the happy couple are set to welcome twins in the spring. Amal looked like a proud wife as she accompanied George to the ceremony, where he was later presented with the night's Honorary Award.
It'll get you pretty far in Toronto, snagging you either a high-end personal pad or an entire house, depending on the neighbourhood. CBC Toronto can't vouch for the accuracy of each post - and it's always worth checking out rentals in person.
Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to unconstitutional profiling, a family friend said Saturday. Returning from a Black History Month event in Jamaica, Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother, Khalilah Camacho Ali, were pulled aside and separated from each other on Feb. 7 at the immigration checkpoint at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, said Chris Mancini, a family friend and attorney. Camacho Ali was released a short time later after showing a photo of herself with her ex-husband, the former heavyweight boxing champion, Mancini said.
To police and health officials, it's known as "2C-B." It's a potent - and illegal - psychedelic that police say is behind six drug overdoses in Prince Albert, Sask., on Feb. 20. A Prince Albert man is charged with criminal negligence causing bodily harm, trafficking 2C-B and possessing the proceeds of crime. Police say they seized unknown substances at the location, but that there was nothing to suggest the drug was being made in Prince Albert.