Skip to main content

CTV News - Breaking News, Canada News Today

Top Stories

'Rust' armourer gets 18 months in prison for fatal shooting by Alec Baldwin on set

A movie weapons supervisor was sentenced to 18 months in prison in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer by Alec Baldwin on the set of the Western film "Rust," during a hearing Monday in which tearful family members and friends gave testimonials that included calls for justice and a punishment that would instill greater accountability for safety on film sets.

LIVE COVERAGE

WEATHER

Unable to retrieve weather data

Canada's Danielle Serdachny (92) celebrates the goal by teammate Marie-Philip Poulin, not shown, over United States goaltender Aerin Frankel (31) during second period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF Women's World Hockey Championship in Utica, N.Y., Sunday, April 14, 2024. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christinne Muschi
It was one of the most notorious criminal trials in American history. The high-profile proceedings in the '90s, dubbed the 'Trial of the Century,' prosecuting the killings of Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman captivated audiences around the world. O.J. Simpson's death has sparked renewed interest in the trial and the fascinating cast of characters who took part.<br><br> From left to right: Barry Scheck, Peter Neufeld, O.J. Simpson, Johnnie Cochran Jr., and Robert Shapiro. Background is Deputy Guy Magnera. <br><br> (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, Pool)
Hellen Obiri, of Kenya, raises her arms after winning the women's division at the Boston Marathon, Monday, April 15, 2024, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Local Spotlight

'It was surreal': Ontario mother gives birth to son on day of solar eclipse

For many, Monday's total solar eclipse will become a distant memory or collection of photos to scroll through in the years to come. But for Alannah Duarte and her family, they'll be reminded of the rare celestial event every year they celebrate their youngest son's birthday, as he was born on the day of the momentous occasion.

W5 HIGHLIGHTS

Stay Connected