Day: February 16, 2020

Mike Bloomberg getting black support despite stop-and-frisk controversy

WASHINGTON – In 2013, the last year of former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg’s tenure, Rep. Gregory Meeks, a Democrat who represents parts of Queens in New York City, called the Bloomberg administration’s stop-and-frisk policy “illegal” and “attacks on our communities.”  But in 2020, Meeks endorsed Bloomberg for president, a […]

RCMP arrest alleged ‘money mules’; Facial recognition concerns: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Couple arrested over scam calls from India Federal authorities have arrested a Toronto-area husband and wife accused of being Canadian accomplices to an […]