Bus Lane Tickets – Halifax police cracked down on Bedford highway drivers misusing bus-only lanes – issuing more than 30 tickets over just 2 days this week! Construction and long traffic lines have people using the lanes as a quick fix but it actually only adds to congestion and can prove more expensive than it’s worth: $180.
Sears Up in the Air – Liquidation will begin at Sears Canada next week but pensions and compensation are still up in the air for the 12 thousand about to lose their jobs with the company – and customers are wondering about product warranties…Sears Canada says they do not have information on either topic yet and hope to confirm those details soon…
Celebs Speak Out – More and more celebrities are speaking out about their experiences with Harvey Weinstein amid allegations of sexual harassment made against him…Ben Affleck has now moved into the spotlight for the wrong reasons after his Weinstein statement – issuing an apology for being called out for groping a MTV host on television back in 2003.
Harvey Weinstein & Cops – Meanwhile, Harvey Weinstein’s 22 year old daughter called 911 yesterday to report her father was “suicidal and depressed.” The two were apparently having an argument on the street in front of her home; Weinstein has issued a statement about his impending divorce from wife of 10 years, Georgina Chapman saying he fully supports her decision…
The Storm Freestyle – Eminem’s lyrical tirade against President Trump from Tuesday night’s BET award is making waves on the internet. Titled “The Storm” the 4 and half minute freestyle rap video recorded only last Friday in a Detroit parking garage has Eminem taking aim at Trump’s Twitter habits, policies, appearance and supporters. Check it out but be warned it is edited for some language but still may not be suitable for work/young kids:
— BET (@BET) October 11, 2017
And that’s your Fast Five!