GM to go all-electric by 2035, phase out gas and diesel engines

GM to go all-electric by 2035, phase out gas and diesel engines

General Motors plans to completely phase out vehicles using internal combustion engines by 2035, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra announced Thursday. The automaker will go completely carbon neutral at all facilities worldwide by 2035.Barra has frequently touted GM’s plan for “an all-electric future,” recently increasing to 30 the number of pure battery-electric vehicles…

DistroKid Announces New “Upstream” Program to Share Streaming Data With Record Labels

DistroKid Announces New “Upstream” Program to Share Streaming Data With Record Labels

DistroKid has announced Upstream, a new program to connect unsigned artists who distribute music via DistroKid with participating record labels. Artists who opt in will have their streaming data shared with labels. The first label to join the initiative is the Universal Music Group–owned Republic Records, home to Taylor Swift, Post Malone, the Weeknd, and…

Murder trial hears from security guard who found a body on his first solo shift

Murder trial hears from security guard who found a body on his first solo shift

The body of Richard Grenier was discovered in a wooded area of the St-Laurent Technoparc in 2018. His son is charged with first-degree murder.Author of the article:Jason Magder  •  Montreal GazettePublishing date:Jan 28, 2021  •  6 minutes ago  •  2 minute readSecurity guard Nick Marois was patrolling the Technoparc area that night, ensuring that the parking…

Naqvi-Mohamed: Black History Month will be different, but no less vital

Naqvi-Mohamed: Black History Month will be different, but no less vital

George Floyd’s killing created a wave of solidarity with the Black community. Events this February are opportunities to enhance awareness.Author of the article:Fariha Naqvi-Mohamed  •  Special to the Montreal GazettePublishing date:Jan 28, 2021  •  21 minutes ago  •  3 minute readThousands of people stream down Bleury Street as they take part in an anti racism and…

COVID-19 live updates: Risk of hospital capacity being exceeded is dropping, projections show

COVID-19 live updates: Risk of hospital capacity being exceeded is dropping, projections show

Hospitalizations continue to fall as Quebec reports 1,368 cases, 39 deaths.Author of the article:Andy RigaPublishing date:Jan 28, 2021  •  2 minutes ago  •  6 minute readPeople walk past the Jewish General Hospital on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Photo by Pierre Obendrauf /Montreal GazetteArticle contentUpdated throughout the day on Thursday, Jan. 28. Questions/comments: ariga@postmedia.comTop updatesPfizer could miss…