UPDATE: Rob Ford Passes Away (5 Things You Need To Know)

Today's news highlights

1. ROB FORD PASSES AWAY

Rob Ford’s family announced Tuesday morning that the former mayor passed away after an ongoing battle with cancer.

 

2. TERRORIST ATTACK

Dozens of people are dead following a terrorist attack in Brussels. There were two explosions at the airport and one in the metro. No Canadians have been reported injured.

 

3. BUDGET DAY

The Federal budget comes down at 4pm today. Expected highlights include:

– Boosts for the middle class
– Historic investment in First Nations
– Funding for green technology
– Jobs for youth
– Infrastructure investment


 

4. SPRING TURNING TO WINTER

Environment Canada is calling for snow, rain and ice pellets this week. It’s supposed to start raining this afternoon.


 

5. NEW IPHONE

Apple announced the iPhone SE yesterday. The smaller, more budget friendly model has a better battery and sells for $579 CDN.