A new witness at the Charbonneau Commission. It's Gilles Cloutier - a veteran political organizer - who was recruited by engineering firms to help them get contracts.Salimah Shivji is following the commission
Boulangerie Kouign-Amann, the Mount Royal lookout, and restaurant Patati Patata are a few of the hotspots that Nasuna Stuart-Ulin chose to showcase in her video entry to win a six-month trip around the world
Quebec's controversial new language law Bill 14 will survive.. at least for now. The CAQ has decided to vote in favour of sending the legislation on to a detailed review. Nathalie Roy is the party's critic for the Charter of the French language. She talks to Homerun's Steve Rukavina.
The RCMP arrested two people in connection with an alleged plot targeting Via Rail. One suspect lived in the Montreal area----the other in the Toronto area. The RCMP say they were allegedly backed by al-Qaeda elements in Iran. Homerun's Sue Smith talks to former McGill Professor James Devine. He now teaches political science at Mount Allison University.
The federal reforms to Employment Insurance have not been popular in Quebec There have been demonstrations against EI reform across the province And the PQ has appointed a commission to look into the reforms That commission will be headed by Former Bloc-Quebecois leader Gilles Duceppe.
Recent studies show that dogs can help reduce stress and anxiety levels in children with developmental disabilities. Morgan, a MIRA-trained dog, is an extra help to Eric Beaudoin's two young autistic boys.
The NDP convention is going on right now at Palais des Congres. Charmaine Borg is the NDP MP for Terrebonne-Blainville. She's one of the "McGill" five, one of five students elected in the last federal election.
Teenagers in Montreal better behave in school because suspensions will no longer be the same as they once were. The English Montreal School Board and other community organizations are joining forces to look at alternatives to school suspensions.They are now on board with a YMCA program. George Calimeris is the director of Alternative Suspension.
Bombardier announced a big deal with Porter Airlines today, but it all depends on whether or not Porter can convince Toronto to expand its airport. Karl Moore is a professor of management at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University
Alexander McCall Smith is the author of the Limpopo Academy of Private Detection. It's part of the No. 1 Lady Detective Series. He's holding an event tonight at Victoria Hall and joined Sue live in studio.
Quebec Medical Association says the government needs to take a look at the bigger picture to tackle some of the inefficiencies in the system. Dr.Ruth Vander Stelt is President of the Quebec Medical Association.
A big shake-up today at SNC Lavalin. The company is replacing the chairman of its board and 3 other board members. Sophie Cousineau is a business columnist with the Globe and Mail. She talks to Homerun's Sue Smith.