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Gabriel Klein: Abbotsford school stabbing suspect charged

Gabriel Klein: Abbotsford school stabbing suspect charged

Gabriel Klein, 21, has been charged with second-degree murder and aggravated assault in connection with the attack against the two girls. But while police say they believe Klein comes from Alberta and has been in the Vancouver area since about February, they say they know little else about him. They are asking anyone who has had any contact with him ... Read More »

Canada to lift Romania and Bulgaria visa requirement

Canada to lift Romania and Bulgaria visa requirement

The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced today the Government of Canada’s intention to lift the visa requirements for Romanian and Bulgarian citizens on December 1, 2017. It demonstrates the importance that the Government of Canada places on its relationship with both countries and with the EU more broadly. However, Ottama would reserve the right to ... Read More »

Victim of ‘barbaric’ Langley killing had suspected gang links, police say

Victim of 'barbaric' Langley killing had suspected gang links, police say

The victim of a gruesome murder in Langley has been identified. Homicide investigators say 27-year-old Shaun Alan Clary was the man found brutally dismembered on the side of a Langley road earlier this week. Though police believe Clary has gang associations, IHIT said it’s too early to link his murder to heightened tensions between Metro Vancouver gangsters. Cpl. Meghan Foster ... Read More »

Jonathan Black Arrested, charged with assaulting girlfriend

Jonathan Black Arrested, charged with assaulting girlfriend

Jonathan Black arrested and charged with assault causing bodily harm and mischief. Jonathan Black, 38, was arrested Thursday and charged with assault causing bodily harm and mischief under $5,000, Toronto Police Const. Jenifferjit Sidhu said Friday. CBC News reported Black is accused of breaking his girlfriend’s wrist. His defence lawyer, Robb MacDonald, told the Sun he is under instructions to ... Read More »

One dog killed, one injured in beating in Minnedosa

One dog killed, one injured in beating in Minnedosa

RCMP Are investigating after two dogs from Clanwilliam went missing before one of them was discovered dead days later. The dogs went missing from the community, roughly 230 km northwest of Winnipeg, on October 19. Dog kennels on the property were damaged when police arrived. Two dogs, a Norwegian Elkhound Husky Cross named Duke, and a Norwegian Elkhound Border Collie ... Read More »

One Man dead after shooting in Etobicoke (Video)

One Man dead after shooting in Etobicoke (Video)

A man is dead after being found with gunshot wounds overnight in the Dixon Road and Kipling Avenue area, police say. Emergency crews were called to the area of Kipling Avenue and Dixon Road around 1:20 a.m., after someone reported the sound of gunshots. The victim, believed to be in his 20s, was found in an SUV on Windsor Road. Read More »

Foreign affairs minister Stéphane Dion apologizes to Alison Azer

Foreign affairs minister Stéphane Dion apologizes to Alison Azer

Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion apologized Friday after he allegedly made a thumbs down gesture in the House of Commons during discussion of Alison Azer, whose four children were abducted by her ex-husband and taken to Iran 14 months ago. “I am sorry that some interpreted it to be directed at Madame Azer. It was obviously not the case,” Mr. ... Read More »

‘Killer clowns’ come to Canada, Report

'Killer clowns' come to Canada, Report

The creepy clown craze has landed some young people in Greater Sudbury in some not-so-funny trouble. Police were called to New Sudbury on Wednesday night after reports of people in clown masks scaring others. Police spokesperson Kaitlyn Dunn said the calls came in Tuesday and were the first the force have received regarding the so-called creepy clown phenomenon. She urged ... Read More »

Montreal Bans New Ownership of Pit Bulls, Report

Montreal Bans New Ownership of Pit Bulls, Report

The Montreal SPCA is expected to be in court this morning to challenge Montreal’s new animal control bylaw, which includes banning pit bulls. Last week in Montreal legislation was passed banning pit bulls from being adopted in the region. Stephanie Burt is a pit bull advocate and an administrator of the Responsible Pit Bull Owners of Atlantic Canada Facebook group. ... Read More »

Barbara McClatchie Andrews, photographer found dead in Yucatan, Mexico

Barbara McClatchie Andrews, photographer found dead in Yucatan, Mexico

The body of Barbara McClatchie Andrews, 74, who had been brutally strangled was found Friday morning Sept. 30 at km 14 of the Merida-Valladolid road near the shoulder. A widely-traveled photographer and writer whose work had been published by National Geographic and several other publications, McClatchie Andrews was the owner and director of a non-profit gallery in Mérida called In ... Read More »