Full parole has been granted to an Edmonton man convicted of killing his pregnant wife and dumping her body in a ditch.

Plus, the Royal Bank of Canada hired a wealth manager a month after he faced a multi-million bankruptcy proceeding.

And the Trudeau government’s “Special Rapporteur” on foreign interference David Johnston appeared before a House of Commons committee Tuesday and denied allegations of bias and defended his report into foreign interference.

These stories and more on The Daily Brief with Rachel Emmanuel and Cosmin Dzsurdzsa!



  • Rachel Emmanuel

    Rachel is a seasoned political reporter who’s covered government institutions from a variety of levels. A Carleton University journalism graduate, she was a multimedia reporter for three local Niagara newspapers. Her work has been published in the Toronto Star. Rachel was the inaugural recipient of the Political Matters internship, placing her at The Globe and Mail’s parliamentary bureau. She spent three years covering the federal government for iPolitics. Rachel is the Alberta correspondent for True North based in Edmonton.

  • Cosmin Dzsurdzsa

    Journalist and Senior Research Fellow