As the Olympic Opening Ceremony unfolded in Sochi, Russia, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said he wants the rainbow pride flag removed from the special events flag pole at city hall. Toronto, along with other cities across the country, raised the flag as a sign of solidarity with the LGBT community in Russia. Mayor Ford said he’d prefer the Canadian flag fly on that pole during the Olympics.
Air Canada passengers recall harrowing Halifax crash landing
The Air Canada plane that crash landed at the Halifax airport in the midst of a snowstorm early Sunday struck an antenna array that knocked off the main landing gear, the Transportation Safety Board (TSB) said Sunday.