Thousands gather for vigil honouring Muslim family in London

NEWS - CKTB - Candles Memory

Thousands of mourners gathered outside a London, Ontario mosque last night along with some high-profile dignitaries for an outdoor vigil to honour a Muslim family that were victims of what police have called a targeted hate crime.
Sunday night's attack on a sidewalk of a north-end intersection killed four people, identified by relatives as Salman Afzaal, his 74-year-old mother, his wife Madiha and their 15-year-old daughter Yumna.
Yumna's nine-year-old brother survived the truck attack and was seriously injured.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said no words can ease the grief of three generations "murdered in their neighbourhood'' and he promised action against Islamophobia

  • ROUNDTABLE Jeff Chesebrough and Sean Polden

    ROUNDTABLE Jeff Chesebrough and Sean Polden

    Ronaldo removes Coca-Cola bottles at Euro press conference. A BC judge awarded Subway $40,000 in damages for trademark infringement by an independent cannabis store called Budway. Amazon is having an employee retention problem in its American fulfillment centres.   Tim talks to Marvin Ryder, Assistant Professor DeGroote School of Business McMaster University.
  • Niagara Beaches

    Tim talks to Port Weller resident Dave DeRocco on living near the beach these days