Skip to main content

Canada News Today | CTV News

CANADA

Still no answers on yearslong bread price-fixing scandal: law professor

More than five years since Canada’s Competition Bureau began an investigation into an alleged bread-price fixing scheme, no conclusions have been drawn nor charges laid. As the watchdog is now probing whether grocery stores are profiting from inflation, one expert says the effectiveness of its tools are in question.

Various brands of bread sit on shelves in a grocery store in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Doug Ives

Family of man killed in Montreal jail wants surveillance video released

The family of a Montreal man who died after he was seriously injured by jail guards while he was illegally detained is calling for surveillance video of the incident to be released publicly. Nicous D'Andre Spring's family and the Canadian Civil Liberties Association are jointly calling for 'all video footage' from the jail to be released immediately.

CANADA THIS WEEK

 

Click or scan the QR code above to sign up for our weekly newsletter and get the best our local outlets have to offer

COVID-19 COVERAGE

CORONAVIRUS IN CANADA

Keep up to date with cases, hospitalizations and wastewater numbers across Canada

COVID-19 cases charted across Canada

HOW U.S. STATES ARE DOING

How do Canadian provinces and territories compare to American states?

CANADA AND OTHER NATIONS

Curious how different countries are faring? Chart and compare the curves using our interactive graphs

THE COVID-19 BRIEF

Sign up to receive the most important updates in your inbox once a week

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, orange, emerging from the surface of cells, green, cultured in the lab. (NIAID-RML via AP)

Local Highlights