Five stories in the news today, Aug. 18

The charges relate to a shooting at the venue where then-Parti Quebecois leader Pauline Marois was speaking after her election win on Sept. 4, 2012.

No verdict yet at Richard Henry Bain trial

Lighting technician Denis Blanchette was killed September 4, 2012 during the shootings outside the Metropolis concert hall where then-premier designate Pauline Marois was giving her...

François Legault louange le potentiel économique de la Montérégie

POLITIQUE. Le chef de la Coalition avenir Québec (CAQ) François Legault a vanté le potentiel économique de la Montérégie, lui qui était de passage à...

Jury at Bain trial going into fifth day of deliberations

Bain is charged with first-degree murder and three counts of attempted murder. The charges relate to a shooting outside a nightclub where then-Parti Québécois leader...

Picard sert un avertissement à Philippe Couillard | JDQ - Le Journal de Québec

Picard sert un avertissement à Philippe Couillard | JDQLe Journal de QuébecGhislain Picard reproche au gouvernement de contourner ses obligations en matière de consultation.Projet de...

HÉBERT: Parties of Canada's left, right bereft of proper leadership

Or that none of the contenders would have been considered a serious threat against the likes of Pauline Marois, Bernard Landry or Lucien Bouchard, who...

François Legault contre le salaire minimum à 15$/heure - Politique ... - L'Hebdo Journal

L'Hebdo JournalFrançois Legault contre le salaire minimum à 15$/heure - Politique ...L'Hebdo JournalEn mode pré-électoral alors que le scrutin ne surviendra pas avant 2018, François...

Four stories in the news today, Aug. 16

The charges are connected with events outside the Metropolis nightclub in September 2012 as then-premier designate Pauline Marois was inside celebrating the Parti Quebecois' election...

Les libéraux recrutent l'ex-chef de cabinet adjoint de François ...

a appris que la CAQ a perdu un autre joueur en juillet. Yan Plante qui était le chef de cabinet adjoint de François Legault...

Cement McInnis: “This is a good project” – Philippe Couillard

Mr. Couillard says is now “very reassured by the strength of the project.” In light of the latest assessment by the Caisse, the project is...

Montreal Pride Parade brings out thousands

CTV NewsAlongside Trudeau were many provincial and municipal politicians, including Premier Philippe Couillard and Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre. NDP Leader Tom Mulcair said reports that...

Philippe Couillard hints that racism, pit bulls could be among fall priorities for Liberals

Premier Philippe Couillard had rejected the idea in the past, but on Sunday promised his government will do something to address the issue. He provided...

Défilé de la Fierté de Montréal: Justin Trudeau et Philippe Couillard présents - L'actualité

TVA NouvellesDéfilé de la Fierté de Montréal: Justin Trudeau et Philippe Couillard présentsL'actualitéMONTRÉAL – C'est en présence des premiers ministres Justin Trudeau et Philippe Couillard...

Bain trial: Jurors end first day of deliberations

... first-degree murder of stagehand Denis Blanchette, the attempted murder of stagehand David Courage as well as 12 other stagehands and Sûreté du Québec police...

Québec doit compenser la Ville de Thetford, selon François Legault ...

Le chef de la Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ), François Legault, estime que le gouvernement libéral doit revoir les normes de santé et de sécurité liées...

Bernard Drainville steps into new role as political analyst

Drainville, better known as the minister responsible for the failed charter of values in Pauline Marois' government, is not the first politician to land in...

Richard Henry Bain trial: Jury to start deliberations on Saturday

On the night of the 2012 vote, Bain drove from his chalet in La Conception to the Metropolis nightclub in Montreal where the Parti Québécois...

Don Macpherson: Tweeting a revival of identity politics in Quebec

Such a tweet by Premier Philippe Couillard went largely unnoticed in midsummer. In it, Couillard expressed solidarity with Germany after a July 25 suicide bombing...

Closing arguments begin in murder trial of Richard Henry Bain

He was not interested in discussing the election, the shooting, Pauline Marois and the PQ, Guttman told the court. Only his mission from God to...

Mennie: From now on, every day's election day for François Legault and the CAQ

Coalition Avenir Québec leader François Legault is already campaigning to win byelections that have yet to be called. And his party will have to win...

Evidence complete at Richard Henry Bain trial

Bain, 65, is facing a first-degree murder charge in the shooting death of stagehand Denis Blanchette outside the Montreal venue hosting the PQ victory rally...

Couillard s'inquiète de la montée du protectionnisme aux États-Unis

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)La montée récente du protectionnisme observée aux États-Unis fait craindre le pire au premier ministre Philippe Couillard en ce qui a trait à...

François Legault remet en doute la crédibilité de Nathalie Normandeau à la radio - Le Journal de Québec

François Legault remet en doute la crédibilité de Nathalie Normandeau à la radioLe Journal de QuébecLe chef de la Coalition avenir Québec (CAQ), François Legault...

François Legault en tournée dans une cinquantaine de circonscriptions

À l'aube de trois élections complémentaires au Québec, le chef de la Coalition avenir Québec, François Legault, entame une tournée d'un mois à travers la...

No Cymbalta in Bain's blood: toxicologist

MONTREAL — There were no traces of the anti-depressant Cymbalta in the blood of the man charged with murder in Quebec's election-night shooting in 2012,...

Accueil des migrants, A Chardonnay, la population divisée....

Le sujet de l'accueil des migrants est revenu à nouveau à l'ordre du jour début novembre 2015, une réunion publique à laquelle participe Catherine Seguin,alors...

No Cymbalta found in Richard Henry Bain's blood: toxicologist

... way of mental disorder. Blanchette was killed and fellow stagehand Dave Courage seriously injured after they were both struck by the same bullet outside...

Family, former colleagues pay last respects to Sylvie Roy

Although Roy left the CAQ in a rift with leader Francois Legault, he said he held on to many good memories, adding that he was...

Former Parti Québécois politician Bernard Drainville gets gig at LCN

Parti Québécois house leader Bernard Drainville walks away with his wife Martine Forand and his children Lambert and Rosalie after announcing his resignation from politics...

Philippe Couillard doit-il remanier ses troupes? - Le Journal de Québec

Philippe Couillard doit-il remanier ses troupes?Le Journal de QuébecNombreux sont ceux qui croiront que les déboires du gouvernement libéral se sont multipliés au lendemain du...

Justin Trudeau et Philippe Couillard encouragent les athlètes canadiens

De son côté, le premier ministre du Québec, Philippe Couillard, a adressé ses meilleurs voeux de succès aux athlètes québécois. Il rappelle que « se...

When the PM is threatened online the RCMP investigates, average users aren't so fortunate

It's also the same one a Quebec woman was found guilty in 2014 of violating when she threatened then-Quebec premier Pauline Marois on the same...

Philippe Couillard encourage les athlètes québécois | TVA Nouvelles

Philippe Couillard a tenu jeudi à adresser ses meilleurs voeux de succès aux athlètes québécois qui se sont envolés vers le Brésil.and more »...

Jeux de Rio: Philippe Couillard encourage les athlètes québécois - Le Journal de Montréal

Jeux de Rio: Philippe Couillard encourage les athlètes québécoisLe Journal de MontréalQUÉBEC – À quelques heures du coup d'envoi officiel des Jeux olympiques d'été de...

Richard Bain trial adjourned early because accused kept nodding ...

Richard Henry Bain's references to Christianity in interviews after his arrest for murder is not a sign he was psychotic, a forensic psychiatrist told the...

Richard Henry Bain was eager to suggest anti-depressant was to blame for homicide, psychiatrist

Bain fired the shot while premier designate Pauline Marois was delivering her victory speech to the Parti Québécois inside the nightclub. Bain has claimed he...

Couillard, Legault and Gaudreault will be present at Sylvie Roy's funeral

The leader of the Coalition Avenir Québec, François Legault, who worked with Roy before she left the party in 2015, will bid farewell to his...

François Legault réagit au décès Sylvie Roy

Le chef de la Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) et député de L'Assomption, François Legault, a fait la déclaration suivante après l'annonce du décès de Sylvie...

Psychiatrist says Bain's mental disorder was not helped by medication

CBC.caIn a fifth day of testimony, Dr. Marie-Frederique Allard said that Richard Henry Bain was not criminally responsible for his actions the night of Sept.

Sylvie Roy remembered as combative politician who fought corruption

In this file photo, Sylvie Roy (left) listens as Coalition Avenir Quebec leader Francois Legault speaks about stamping out corruption on Thursday Aug. 2, 2012...

Décès de Sylvie Roy : François Legault sous le choc

Le chef de la Coalition avenir Québec, François Legault, désire faire la déclaration suivante après l'annonce du décès de Sylvie Roy, cet après-midi, à l'hôpital...

Independent MNA and anti-corruption advocate Sylvie Roy dies at 51

... mostly rural riding surrounding Victoriaville in central Quebec and is the mother of a teenaged boy and girl, sat as an independent since 2015...

François Legault effectuera une tournée estivale | Politique ...

C'est en plein milieu des vacances de la construction que le chef de la Coalition avenir Québec (CAQ) François Legault lancera les hostilités lundi en...

Feds propose two-person train crews

CT Post - Connecticut PostCT PostCiting a pair of 2013 freight accidents in Cassleton, N.D and Lac-Megantic in Canada near the U.S. border with Maine,...

Mixing meds made alleged Quebec election shooter a ticking time bomb: defence expert

CBC.caMONTREAL - A forensic psychiatrist who interviewed alleged Quebec election night shooter Richard Henry Bain says the cocktail of anti-depressant medication he was taking made...

Bain was a 'ticking time bomb' before election-night shooting, jury told

Psychiatrist Marie Frédérique Allard, centre, walks with Richard Bain's defence lawyer Alan Guttman, left, during a break in Allard's testimony in Bain's murder trial at...

Alleged Quebec election-night shooter was 'likely' psychotic: psychiatrist

Lighting technician Denis Blanchette was killed and fellow stagehand David Courage seriously injured after they were both struck by the same bullet outside the Metropolis...

Richard Bain appeared to be psychotic weeks after election night shooting: psychiatrist

The shooting occurred while then premier designate and Parti Québécois leader Pauline Marois was delivering her victory speech. Allard was given a mandate by the...

Bain was treated for depression for years before election night shooting

Both men were shot by Bain outside the Metropolis nightclub while premier designate Pauline Marois was delivering a victory speech to the Parti québécois inside...