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Islamic radicalization of Canadian youth raises alarm bells, Report

Islamic radicalization of Canadian youth raises alarm bells, Report

The RCMP is developing a program to stop Canadians from becoming radicalized by violent ideologies, a new report reveals. As of early 2014, about 130 people with Canadian connections were believed to be in countries such as Syria, Somalia and Afghanistan participating in terrorism-related activities, the Public Safety Canada report said. Another 80 have returned to Canada, according to the ... Read More »

Nikki Sixx : Ex Playboy model jailed over cocaine ring

Nikki Sixx : Ex Playboy model jailed over cocaine ring

Former Playboy model Brandi Brandt was on Friday (Aug 29) jailed for at least three and a half years over her involvement with a syndicate which hid cocaine on flights between Sydney and Los Angeles. Brandt, an ex-wife of Motley Crue bass player Nikki Sixx, was extradited from the United States in late 2013 on a charge of conspiring to ... Read More »

Milana Muzikante : second woman granted bail for alleged airplane antics

Milana Muzikante : second woman granted bail for alleged airplane antics

The second Ontario woman charged with multiple offences after a Cuba-bound flight she was on turned back to Toronto’s Pearson International Airport is out of jail. Both women accused of the disruptive behaviour were granted release on $2,500 bail Thursday. Lilia Ratmanski, 25, of Whitby, was released the same day, but Melana Muzikante, 26, of Vaughan, was held overnight until ... Read More »

New research sheds light on rabbit domestication, Study

New research sheds light on rabbit domestication, Study

Today, you can find all kinds of breeds of domesticated rabbits. Yet what genetic changes actually transformed wild rabbits into domesticated forms has long remained a mystery. Now, scientists have found that many genes controlling the development and the brain and the nervous system were particularly important for rabbit domestication. Read More »