lost

Remembering the celebrities we lost in 2020

Kobe Bryant is shown with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna.

The global coronavirus pandemic made it an especially difficult year for celebrity deaths in 2020, adding to the annual tally of losses caused by time, illness and personal tragedy. From the shocking accidental deaths of Kobe Bryant and Naya Rivera to the secret cancer that claimed Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman, there were plenty of unexpected losses that had nothing to do with COVID-19. The world also lost legends Neil Peart, Alex Trebek, Regis Philbin and Eddie Van Halen. Here are some of the beloved celebrities we lost in 2020. — Kobe Bryant Kobe Bryant is shown with his […]

Continue Reading...

Edmonton lost $1.6M to invoicing scheme where city didn’t see the signs: audit

Edmonton lost $1.6M to invoicing scheme where city didn’t see the signs: audit

The City of Edmonton is trying to recover in court $1.6 million from what the city auditor said was a fraudulent invoice scheme involving a pair of city employees, a private sign supplier and the city’s neighborhood renewal program. Invoices were sent and cheques were cut over a four-year period between 2015 and 2019. Then, a tipster informed the city managers office and in March, police got involved. Read more: City auditor to look at size of Edmonton bureaucracy and middle management “On September 18, 2019, the city manager’s office received an email alleging that a City employee had […]

Continue Reading...

Get in Touch

Have feedback, suggestion, or any thought about our app? Feel free to contact us anytime, we will get back to you in 24 hours.