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Oakville Man arrested after woman found dead

Oakville Man arrested after woman found dead

A 39 year old man has been charged with second degree murder after the body of his mother was located inside an Oakville home Monday night. Police say the son had called police to Sheldon Avenue, near the QEW and Third Line, around 8:30 p.m. He was then taken into custody. Read More »

BC Dad saves toddler from cougar attack

BC Dad saves toddler from cougar attack

Vancouver Island resident Travis Nielsen says the cougar attack on his two-year-old daughter happened so quickly he can barely remember what happened. The Tahsis, B.C. father fired a punch at the big cat and shielded his daughter, Bree, before it could do any more harm. Read More »

Baby left unattended in Halifax vehicle : Police

Baby left unattended in Halifax vehicle : Police

A baby was rescued from a locked minivan Sunday afternoon, after police couldn’t find his parents. A passerby noticed the situation and called police to the scene at College and Summer streets in Halifax at 3:30 p.m. Staff Sgt. Greg Mason said the one-year-old boy was inside a car seat and appeared to be quite upset. Read More »

Pamela Anderson: Former Baywatch star says Stephen Harper’s off script on climate change

Pamela Anderson: Former Baywatch star says Stephen Harper's off script on climate change

Pamela Anderson says Conservative Leader Stephen Harper doesn’t have a good record on the issue of climate change. The Canadian actress and model was in Vancouver Friday, promoting her new book of poetry and photographs called “Raw.” The former Baywatch star and model from Ladysmith, B.C., can’t vote in Canada because she’s lived outside the country for more than five ... Read More »

Five injured after two stabbings in Scarborough

Five injured after two stabbings in Scarborough

Suspects are believed to be at large after five people were injured in two stabbing incidents in the early morning hours, police said Saturday. Toronto paramedics were called to a plaza just north of Markham and Ellesmere Rds. at 2:01 a.m. after reports of a stabbing. Paramedics rushed one man, believed to be in his 30s, to a trauma centre ... Read More »

Ottawa wants postponement of ruling that quashes niqab ban, Report

Ottawa wants postponement of ruling that quashes niqab ban, Report

The highly charged issue of face coverings worn by would-be Canadians at citizenship ceremonies was thrust into the election campaign when the Conservatives challenged a recent court decision quashing the so-called niqab ban. On Wednesday the government announced its plans to appeal yet another court decision that tosses out the ban on face veils from citizenship oath ceremonies. Earlier in ... Read More »

Senior OPP officer charged in Ontario fraud case

Senior OPP officer charged in Ontario fraud case

A South Porcupine OPP officer was arrested Sept. 17 after an investigation by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Professional Standards Bureau (PSB) into misappropriation of funds. The charges resulted from an investigation by the OPP Professional Standards Bureau into misappropriation of fund, but OPP are not saying who made the complaint, whether the charges are related to the officer’s job ... Read More »

Male Motorcycle rider dies after collision with streetcar

Male Motorcycle rider dies after collision with streetcar

A male motorcyclist has died in hospital following a collision with a TTC streetcar in Toronto’s east-end Friday morning. Toronto Paramedics said they were called to the scene, at Queen Street East and Hiltz Avenue at 6:10 a.m., for a report of a collision involving a motorcycle. Firefighters performed CPR on the man before he was taken to hospital, paramedics ... Read More »