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February 8, 2018 1:55 PM Jolly Bimbachi, mother held by al-Qaeda affiliate, returns to Canada

Her companion, Sean Moore, also returned home to Chatham, Ont. The tears started almost as Jolly Bimbachi stepped off the airport escalator and into the waiting embrace of her daughter. After months apart, Bimbachi is back with one of her children following an unsuccessful attempt to bring her other two back to Canada. "I tried a lot of ways to bring 22

February 5, 2018 3:42 PM 2 Canadians freed in Syria were trying to bring children back to Canada: source

Jolly Bimbachi flew to Lebanon in November to reunite with her sons Two Canadians who were recently released by an al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria were detained while trying to take two young children back to Canada, CBC News has learned. Jolly Bimbachi of Chatham, Ont., travelled to Lebanon in November to find Omar Ahmad, 8, and Abdal-Geniy Ahmad, 7, after 26

October 27, 2017 4:44 PM One person dead after three commercial trucks collide on Highway 401

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. -- One man is dead after a collision involving three commercial trucks on Ontario's busiest highway. OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said the crash took place Friday morning on a stretch of Highway 401 near Cambridge, Ont. It appeared one transport truck ran into the back of another, pushing it into the dump truck, which had slowed because of traffic 24

October 26, 2017 4:08 PM Spike of ‘catastrophic’ highway crashes due to truck driver inattentiveness: OPP

In the past six months, 10 people have lost their lives in what Ontario Provincial Police are attributing to a horrific pattern of “completely preventable” collisions involving “inattentiveness” from transport truck drivers. So far in 2017, 67 people have died in 56 collisions involving transport trucks in Ontario. OPP commissioner Vince Hawkes held a news conference 21

October 26, 2017 3:15 PM Transport truck 'driver inattention' to blame for death of 10 people in crashes on Hwy. 401, OPP say

Truck drivers face multiple criminal charges in 4 collisions when they weren't paying full attention Four truck drivers face multiple criminal charges in connection with four transport truck collisions over the summer that led to the deaths of 10 people, and injured dozens. Ontario Provincial Police said Thursday morning during a news conference they have completed 112

October 26, 2017 5:06 AM Iraq’s prime minister defies predictions of his country’s doom

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter. For years, a host of experts and politicians in Washington considered the breakup of Iraq to be virtually inevitable. They viewed its weak central government, its ethnic 21

October 18, 2017 12:36 AM Knights Acquire Chatham Native From Greyhounds

The London Knights have acquired Chatham native Joseph Raaymakers from the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds in exchange for goaltender Tyler Johnson and draft picks. The London Knights have acquired Chatham native Joseph Raaymakers from the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds in exchange for goaltender Tyler Johnson and draft picks. “We are very excited to welcome 27

June 22, 2017 2:49 PM Sears Canada closing 59 stores, including Cambridge location

The Sears Canada outlet store at the Cambridge Centre mall is one of 59 Sears locations slated for closure, company officials announced Thursday. The announcement came as the company revealed that it is seeking court protection from its creditors so that it can restructure its business. All other local Sears Canada stores are expected to remain open. Other 20

June 12, 2017 4:18 PM Walpole Island police, OPP seek 'suspicious person' following gun incident

Walpole Island police are seeking the public's help after an ATV driver allegedly discharged a single round from a long gun after failing to stop for police. Police say they attempted to stop an ATV with two occupants on Austin Road about 4:30 a.m. Sunday. Police attempted to stop the ATV but the driver failed to stop. A short time later, say police 11

June 10, 2017 9:26 PM Canadian man credited with inventing Hawaiian pizza dies, aged 83

A Greek-Canadian man who says he was the first to put pineapple on pizza has died in London, Ontario. Panopoulos was born in Greece and emigrated to Canada in 1954, where he and his two brothers operated a number of restaurants. According to the man himself, the unconventional topping was discovered as a fluke. Panopoulous, who in 1962 was working at a restaurant 6