Daybreak MontrealStudents' Society of McGill won't tolerate offensive Halloween costumesOct 30, 2014 | 9:48Daybreak's Shari Okeke asked the question: When does a Halloween costume cross the line? She found out that the Students' Society of McGill has set standards for what costumes they won't accept at their 4 Floors Halloween party.
Daybreak MontrealTribute to Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent by friends and Forces membersOct 30, 2014 | 11:16Fellow Forces members say Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent was a private man who was a good listener and always wanted to help. They will pay tribute to him in a procession this weekend. Vincent was killed in a hit-and-run while on duty on October 20th.
Daybreak MontrealNunavik children need hockey gear, says giving Dorval residentOct 30, 2014 | 4:09Dorval resident Andre Noel spent some time up north and came back with a mission: to send much-needed hockey supplies to children in Nunavik. He is collecting donations now and told Mike about the project.
Daybreak MontrealApple CEO Tim Cook says he's "proud to be gay"Oct 30, 2014 | 1:54Apple CEO Tim Cook says that if "hearing that the CEO of Apple is gay can [bring] comfort to anyone who feels alone, or inspire people to insist on their equality, then it’s worth the trade-off with my own privacy."
Daybreak MontrealA young convert to Islam on what leads to radicalismOct 29, 2014 | 10:01Stephen Brown - a 28-year old who converted to Islam as a young man - says that radicalism is a problem that "is bigger than Muslim communities - it's society-wide."
Daybreak MontrealA vigil for Jenique DalcourtOct 29, 2014 | 10:40Hundreds gathered in Longueuil last night for a vigil for Jenique Dalcourt, the young woman who was killed on a bike path there last week. Meanwhile, the Longueuil police say the citizens of their community are safe - and the investigation to find Delcour
Daybreak Montreal"Everything is terrible from A to Z": Inspector General on City contract tendering processOct 28, 2014 | 5:23The City's Inspector General has released a report on the tendering process for a contract awarded to organize the public consultations for repairs of St. Catherine Street West. Denis Gallant says the process is highly flawed and unfair.
Daybreak MontrealDrainville says he's "here to win" the PQ leadershipOct 27, 2014 | 12:58Bernard Drainville is the latest candidate to join the race for the leadership of the PQ--and he says he's "here to win." Listen to his focus for his campaign in this interview with Daybreak's Ainslie MacLellan.
Daybreak MontrealMontreal Imam says some people convert to Islam for the wrong reasonsOct 24, 2014 | 10:33Omar Kone is the Imam at the Al-Iman mosque on Fairmount. He spoke with Mike Finnerty on Daybreak about what might have led Martin Couture Rouleau and Michael Zehaf-Bibeau to convert to Islam.
Daybreak MontrealMaking art from the Turcot Interchange storyOct 24, 2014 | 10:03A Montreal artist uses the example of the Turcot rebuild to look at how the city's vision of the future has changed since the heyday of the 60s.
Daybreak MontrealHow to talk to kids about the Ottawa and Saint-Jean shootingsOct 24, 2014 | 4:46On Radio Noon today, a Muslim father shares his struggle on how talk to his children about the deliberate attack on two Canadians soldiers this week.
Daybreak MontrealRetired general critical of security on Parliament HillOct 23, 2014 | 4:21Retired brigadier general Gaston Côté: "The reaction on Parliament Hill was poor. He should have never made it into the building."
Daybreak MontrealVeterans react to slain soldiersOct 23, 2014 | 7:45This week, two soldiers were killed on Canadian soil. Daybreak's Writer-Broadcaster Shari Okeke was at the Royal Canadian Legion in Roxboro to speak with military Veterans about their reaction.
Daybreak MontrealMom of extremist teen urges government to take actionOct 22, 2014 | 9:27Christianne Boudreau's son died shortly after he flew to Syria to fight with jihadists. Looking to the newest example of Martin Couture Rouleau, she told Daybreak's Mike Finnerty the Canadian government is not taking the problem of home grown extremists s
Daybreak MontrealMartin Rouleau, Quebec driver shot by police, 'radicalized': RCMPOct 21, 2014 | 5:12Martin Rouleau was known by RCMP and is said to have been radicalized. La Presse's Vincent Larouche gives an update on what we know about the incident in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.