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December 13, 2017 2:20 PM Baby injured, man stabbed in attack at Etobicoke condo

Toronto police say they’ve arrested a suspect following morning attack that sent victims to hospital with serious injuries. A baby is in hospital in critical condition and a man is recovering from stab wounds after an incident at an Etobicoke condominium Wednesday morning. A woman was arrested near the scene and taken to hospital, Toronto police said. Const 8

December 11, 2017 7:05 AM Melbourne to test terrorism alarm system

MELBOURNE, Australia - Melbourne will test a terrorism alarm system this month after police thwarted two alleged plots targeting Christmas-New Year crowds and a lone driver killed six pedestrians in the last year in Australia's second-largest city. Victoria state Acting Police Chief Commissioner Shane Patton said Monday loudspeakers were being installed 12

November 28, 2017 7:09 PM Memorial held for Marlene Bird, Saskatchewan woman who survived brutal assault in 2014

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK.—A memorial service was held Monday night to celebrate the life of a Saskatchewan woman who captured the public eye after she survived a brutal beating, a sexual assault and being set on fire. The service for Marlene Bird in Prince Albert was attended by more than 100 people, including many members of her family and close friends 8

November 24, 2017 7:44 PM Calgary man found guilty in death of former girlfriend stabbed 75 times

A 33-year-old Calgary man has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of his former common-law partner. After approximately eight hours of deliberation, the jury reached its verdict in the trial of Kevin Rubletz on Wednesday night. According to Crown prosecutor Shane Parker, Jessica Rae Newman had been stabbed 75 times in a vehicle 14

November 22, 2017 10:00 PM Hackers only needed a phone number to track this MP's cellphone

Tests show Canada’s two largest telecoms vulnerable to international hackers NDP MP Matthew Dubé looks at a map showing that hackers tracked his movements through his cellphone for days. One marker shows Dubé near Parliament Hill. Another marks the place he lives when he's working in Ottawa. One more shows an early morning trip to the airport to pick up his partner 27

November 21, 2017 9:57 AM Nigeria police say at least 50 killed in mosque bombing

LAGOS, Nigeria -- A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar told The Associated Press they were "still trying to ascertain the number of injured 26

November 18, 2017 12:20 AM Lebanon's PM leaves Saudi Arabia for France

BEIRUT -- Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri left Saudi Arabia for France early Saturday, two weeks after declaring his resignation from the kingdom and sparking speculation that he was forced to do so. The surprise resignation announcement by Hariri on Nov. 4 plunged his country into turmoil and stunned the Lebanese, many of whom saw it as a sign the Sunni 17

November 14, 2017 5:53 PM Accused in Edmonton attack on policeman, pedestrians to have psychiatric reviews

EDMONTON -- A man facing several counts of attempted murder after a police officer was hit with a car and stabbed by an assailant is to face two psychiatric assessments. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif was charged after a speeding car rammed through a barrier at a Canadian Football League game in Edmonton on Sept. 30 and sent an officer flying five metres through 15

November 11, 2017 8:00 AM Virtue, Moir lead after short dance at NHK Trophy

Canadian ice dance duo return for free dance Saturday Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are leading the pack after the short dance Friday at the NHK Trophy in Osaka, Japan. The pair received the top mark of 80.92, while Americans Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue, and Italians Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte finished in second and third 23

November 7, 2017 10:46 AM 10 people arrested in French and Swiss counterterrorism raids

Police cite developing plots involving encrypted social media to commit unspecified acts Ten people suspected of using encrypted social networks to prepare a possible attack were arrested Tuesday in counterterrorism operations in France and Switzerland, according to French officials. Searches are still underway in the Paris suburbs and in southeastern 20