Injured workers group formed

With the backdrop of a scathing report from the Ontario Federation of Labour and Ontario Network of Injured Workers Groups criticizing the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), a Northumberland Injured Workers group has been formed, says Northumberland Legal Centre spokesperson Teresa Williams.

Cobourg's David Newland is one of two folks singer/songwriters named Fellows of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society last week. VALERIE MACDONALD/Northumberland Today

Newland named Fellow of RCGS

Cobourg’s David Newland is one of two folk singer/songwriters named Fellows of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) last week.

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at an event at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, November 24, 2015. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Combustible mix of glee, fear at Trump's rallies

"We're not gonna take it anymore," a crowd of thousands sang as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump entered a South Carolina convention centre on Tuesday night as a 1980s heavy metal song by the band Twisted Sister blared from speakers.

Derek Medina listens to the opening statements during his trial in Miami-Dade Circuit Court in Miami, Florida November 10, 2015. (REUTERS/Walter Michot/Miami Herald/Pool)

Florida 'Facebook killer' found guilty

A jury found a Florida man guilty of second-degree murder on Wednesday after he killed his wife and posted a photo of her blood-spattered, lifeless body on Facebook, according to a circuit court spokeswoman in Miami-Dade County.

#BrusselsLockdown video by VISITFLANDERS. (YouTube video screenshot)

Belgium uses cats to lure back tourists

Belgium's tourist boards have latched onto a social media craze of cats that gave Brussels light relief during a tense five-day security lockdown in the wake of militant attacks in Paris.

Children pass a police officer as they arrive for school in the center of Brussels on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

Brussels' schools, subway reopen

As police armed with automatic weapons stood guard, schools and some subway stations in the Belgian capital reopened Wednesday for the first time since emergency measures were imposed four days ago in the wake of the Paris attacks.

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