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Ricardo Williams : Toronto Teen Killed In jamaica

Ricardo Williams : Toronto Teen Killed In jamaica

Police in Kingston, Jamaica say a 14-year-old teen from Toronto has died after being shot early Sunday morning. A statement issued by Hunts Bay Police on Sunday said the teen – identified as Ricardo Williams of Scarborough – was found with gunshot wounds after people at a wake heard gunfire at around 1:51 a.m. local time. The boy was rushed ... Read More »

Mysterious Russian Statue Is 11000 Years Old (Photo)

Mysterious Russian Statue Is 11000 Years Old (Photo)

A stunning wooden statue pulled from a Russian peat bog 125 years ago has been dated as being 11,000 years old after ‘sensational’ new analysis. Called the Big Shigir Idol, the mysterious statue has baffled researchers for decades due to the coded hieroglyphics covering its surface. While some have surmised that it may contain stories on the creation of the ... Read More »

Explore the Abyss Live with Ocean Networks Canada

Explore the Abyss Live with Ocean Networks Canada

The University of Victoria’s Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) is about to embark on what’s expected to be its most exciting expedition. For the first time ONC will be using two ships, exploration vessel (E/V) Nautilus, on its first trip to Canada, and research vessel (R/V) Thomas G. Thompson. Both ships are outfitted with robotic vehicles that provide realtime video streams ... Read More »

Victoria Soto School opens in honor of hero teacher killed at Sandy Hook massacre (Video)

Victoria Soto School opens in honor of hero teacher killed at Sandy Hook massacre

Hero teacher Victoria Soto, killed while protecting her Sandy Hook Elementary School students, now has her name on a school in her hometown. The newest addition to the Stratford Academy comprises 14 classrooms with state-of-the-art facilities. Many who attended the grand opening say they were there to remember Stratford native Victoria Soto, who the school was named after. Read More »