B.C. radio host suspended for comments on woman’s suicide, domestic abuse

WARNING: This article contains details of suicide and abuse.A South Asian radio host in Richmond, B.C., has been suspended after he commented that the husband of a woman who died by suicide in New York, following what she described as years of domestic abuse, shouldn’t automatically be blamed because he hasn’t been criminally charged in the tragedy.

Different country, same scissors: Ukrainian barber ‘crushing it’ in St. John’s

The hairdryer and hair clippers that Serhii Firsikov brought from Ukraine don’t plug in to the sockets at his new chair at Fogtown Barber Shop in downtown St. John’s. But his scissors and combs — and his personal style — fit right in. 

Skookum Jim, whose discovery led to the Klondike gold rush, gets a namesake asteroid

A legendary Yukoner received a posthumous honour that’s out of this world.Skookum Jim, also known as Jim Mason, discovered gold in the Bonanza Creek in 1897, leading to the Klondike gold rush. When he died in 1916, he put the fortune he made into a trust to help improve the lives of Indigenous people in the Yukon.