In this week's 'Ask Peter' series a viewer asks, "When you are not on The National how is the stand-in chosen?" It's a great question as the summer brings us several outstanding journalists who will fill in for Peter over the next month.
One of Douglas Garland's attackers has pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm for punching the triple murderer at the Calgary Remand Centre just hours after he was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 75 years for the kidnapping and murders of Nathan O'Brien, 5, and his grandparents, Alvin and Kathy Liknes. more »
The crush of fame that came with starring in Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers in the '90s was almost too much for a young Amy Jo Johnson to handle. But it was the start of a varied and ultimately successful career. more »
The outgoing head of United Nations peacekeeping operations says he's still waiting ''to see the concrete result'' of Canada's announced troop contribution to global peacekeeping missions as the Trudeau government prepares to announce an international peacekeeping summit in Vancouver this fall. more »
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