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March 22, 2018 2:35 PM Hamas says bomber who targeted Palestinian PM last week has been killed

Rami Hamdallah was not harmed in last week's Gaza attack, which the PA blames on Hamas A man wanted for a bombing that targeted the Palestinian premier's convoy as he visited Gaza last week was killed in a firefight Thursday with Hamas forces, the militant Islamic group that rules the territory has said. The Interior Ministry in Gaza said the suspect 5

March 21, 2018 11:01 AM Two suspects identified in beating of man with autism at Square One

Ronjot Singh Dhami, 25, and Parmvir Singh Chahil, 21, are wanted by Peel police on a Canada-wide warrant for aggravated assault. Warning: The video may be disturbing to some readers. Two suspects believed to be behind the brutal beating of a man with autism at Mississauga’s Square One last week have been identified by police. Ronjot Singh Dhami, 25, is wanted 4

March 20, 2018 5:31 PM Funeral set for Saturday for slain Ajax woman and her two children

Krassimira Pejcinovski and her two children, Roy and Venallia, were victims of an alleged domestic abuse attack. The funeral for a mother and her two children killed in their Ajax home last Wednesday has been set for the end of this week. Krassimira “Krissy” Pejcinovski, 39, and her children Roy, 15, and Venallia, 13, were the victims of an alleged domestic 9

March 17, 2018 9:44 AM Russia expels 23 U.K. diplomats in dispute over former spy's poisoning

U.K. ambassador summoned for meeting at Russian foreign ministry Russia's government is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatening further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. The Russian foreign ministry said in a statement that it is also ordering the closure of the British 13

March 15, 2018 1:44 PM U.S., U.K., France and Germany issue statement blaming Russia for poisoning of ex-spy

Statement says use of nerve agent a 'clear violation' of Chemical Weapons Convention The leaders of the United States, Britain, France and Germany issued a joint statement on Thursday that condemns a chemical attack on a Russian former double agent in England and blames Moscow for it. Moscow has denied any responsibility for the attack on Sergei Skripal 13

March 15, 2018 12:44 PM Russia to expel U.K. diplomats in response, minister says as tensions over ex-spy’s poisoning escalate

Relations between Britain and Russia have fallen to levels not seen since the Cold War after Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday expelled 23 diplomats. “The reason they’ve chosen this nerve agent is to show that it’s Russia, and to show people in their agencies who might think of defecting or of supporting another way of life, of believing in an alternative 10

March 14, 2018 5:39 PM Mental-health assessments deem Edmonton attack suspect fit to face trial

Abdulahi Hasan Sharif faces 12 charges related to a Sept. 30 attack outside a football game. Some of the charges stem from a police pursuit of a speeding cube van that hit and injured four pedestrians in downtown Edmonton hours after the police officer was attacked. Lawyers for both the Crown and defence waived a preliminary hearing, so the case is being 10

March 14, 2018 4:45 PM Trial begins for widow of Orlando nightclub shooter who shot and killed 49

Noor Salman, 31, is charged with aiding and abetting her husband, Omar Mateen, in planning the 2016 attack on the Pulse nightclub in which 49 people were killed. She faces life in prison if convicted. U.S. District Judge Paul G. Byron said the trial could last five weeks or more. Jurors were asked whether they could be impartial in the wake of the Parkland 14

March 12, 2018 4:04 PM Mexico authorities rule out terrorism in tourist ferry explosion

MEXICO CITY—Mexican authorities say a rudimentary or homemade explosive device was responsible for a tourist ferry blast that injured 26 people Feb. 21 in the Caribbean resort city of Playa del Carmen. But Deputy Attorney General Arturo Elias Beltran said Sunday at a news conference that terrorism and organized crime have been “ruled out.” Federal prosecutors 13

March 9, 2018 9:59 PM Toronto’s Union Station was target in foiled terror plot in 2016, Goodale confirms

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale confirmed at an RCMP event in Regina on Friday that suspected terrorist Aaron Driver, who died in an altercation with RCMP in 2016, planned on attacking the transit hub. REGINA—Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says Toronto’s downtown Union Station was the target of a foiled terrorism plot in 2016. Goodale made the revelation 13