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January 19, 2018 1:12 PM Man charged in deaths of Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman makes brief court appearance

Bruce McArthur, a 66-year-old Toronto man, was arrested and charged yesterday as part of an investigation into the disappearance of Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman. Bruce McArthur, the 66-year-old man charged with first-degree murder in the deaths of Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman in Toronto’s gay village last year, made a brief court appearance Friday 9

January 14, 2018 2:19 PM ‘No hope’ for 29 missing sailors as burning oil tanker sinks off coast of China

The ship had been burning for days after a collision with another ship in the East China Sea. TEHRAN, IRAN—A burning Iranian tanker listing for days off the coast of China after a collision with another vessel sank Sunday, with an Iranian official saying there was “no hope” of survival for the 29 missing sailors onboard. State TV quoted Mahmoud Rastad 12

January 10, 2018 3:30 PM Burma’s military admits security forces, villagers killed Rohingya Muslims found in mass grave

The public admission of wrongdoing is the military’s first since it launched “clearance operations” against ethnic Rohingya in August. BANGKOK—Burma’s military acknowledged Wednesday that its security forces and Buddhist villagers killed 10 Rohingya Muslims whose bodies were found in a mass grave in a village in troubled Rakhine state. The public admission 11

January 8, 2018 6:18 PM 64 migrants feared dead after traffickers’ overcrowded boat sinks in Mediterranean Sea: UN

Since trafficking dinghies are often crammed with far more than 100 migrants, fears quickly arose that dozens more could be missing in the sinking. UN officials said Monday that accounts from survivors bore out those fears. ROME—As many as 64 African migrants, including a mother whose surviving 3-year-old child desperately clung to her as she drowned 11

December 28, 2017 2:58 PM Audio from 911 calls show chaos of Amtrak train derailment in Washington state

SEATTLE—Whimpering in pain, bleeding from head injuries and dazed by the enormity of the crash, victims in the Amtrak train derailment south of Seattle begged 911 dispatchers for help and said “tons of people” had been hurt. Dozens of emergency recordings released Wednesday by South Sound 911 Dispatch provided a vivid account of what happened during 15

December 23, 2017 3:23 PM At least 33 killed after bus plunges off bridge into river in western India

Seven passengers were hospitalized. The speeding bus was trying to overtake another vehicle when it rammed through the bridge railing, police said. It fell 20 metres into the Banas river. NEW DELHI—At least 33 people were killed on Saturday after a passenger bus veered off a bridge and plunged into a river in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, police 16

December 4, 2017 7:29 AM More bodies believed to be North Korean wash up on Japan coast

TOKYO - Three more bodies and a dilapidated wooden boat have washed ashore in northern Japan in a seasonal influx that has sharply increased this year. Winds and water currents push dozens of boats onto Japan's northern coasts annually, mostly rickety North Korean boats that lack the sturdiness and equipment to return home. The Coast Guard said a Japanese 23

November 23, 2017 6:53 PM TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill

AMHERST, S.D. -- TransCanada Corp. says it has recovered more than 24,000 gallons of oil from the site of a pipeline leak discovered last week in South Dakota. The company said 24,450 gallons of oil had been recovered as of Wednesday. TransCanada's Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil on agricultural land in Marshall County, South 28

November 18, 2017 12:32 PM 3 more found dead in deadly Greek flood, raising total to 19

ATHENS, Greece -- Greek authorities say three more people have been found dead from a flash flood that hit a district west of Athens, raising the overall death toll to 19. The fire department says the body of a man was found Saturday on the grounds of a factory near the suburb of Mandra, 25 kilometres (16 miles) northwest of the Greek capital. The coast 30

November 1, 2017 11:39 AM NYC truck attack: Investigators scour driver's background

NEW YORK -- Investigators worked Wednesday to determine what led a truck driver to mow down people on a riverfront bike path near the World Trade Center, brandishing air guns and yelling "God is great!" in Arabic as his deadly route of terror ended with a crash, authorities said. Eight people were killed and 11 seriously injured in a Halloween afternoon 24