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April 23, 2018 4:43 PM Toys "R" Us ends Canadian stores auction with Fairfax as sole bidder

Hearing to approve sale to be held Tuesday in a Virginia court Toys "R" Us Inc. will seek approval to sell its Canadian unit to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. after cancelling an auction for the company's Canadian operations. According to U.S. bankruptcy court documents, the auction received no qualified bids other than the stalking horse offer from Toronto-based 13

April 20, 2018 5:33 PM Judge sets May 24 for Michael Cohen’s next court appearance

NEW YORK — A New York judge has set May 24 for the next court appearance by U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, as he fights to limit what criminal prosecutors can see from raids on his home and office. The April 9 raids enraged Trump, who called them an “attack on the country.” Prosecutors have disclosed that they’re looking 7

April 20, 2018 4:08 PM Fairfax Financial in $300M bid for Toys 'R' Us Canadian operations

Auction of Toys 'R' Us Canadian operations to take place on April 23 Ahead of an auction scheduled next week for the Canadian assets of Toys "R" US, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. has put in a $300-million offer. According to court documents filed April 19 with the the United States Bankruptcy Court for the eastern district of Virginia, Toys "R" Us plans 8

April 18, 2018 6:41 PM Daughter of Quebec mosque victim expresses incomprehension at shooter’s actions

Megda Belkacemi said she can’t understand how someone from a similar age and background as herself could commit such an atrocity. QUEBEC — The daughter of one of the victims of Quebec City’s mosque shooting says her family left Algeria to avoid terrorist attacks, only to fall victim to violence in Canada. Megda Belkacemi testified in court today her family 12

April 18, 2018 3:37 PM Corruption trial jury faces choice of believing accused cop or drug dealer witness

Craig Ruthowsky's lawyer argued in closing arguments the Crown's key witness is a self-serving liar And it will depend largely on whether the drug dealer who was the Crown's key witness is seen by jurors as truthful or a self-serving liar. After five weeks of testimony and dozens of witnesses, defence lawyer Greg Lafontaine and assistant Crown attorney 10

April 18, 2018 1:47 PM Swedish man convicted of ‘online rape’ of girls, including Canadian, loses appeal

Stockholm’s court of appeals upheld Bjorn Samstrom’s conviction for online sexual offences against 27 children and his 10-year sentence. A Swedish man who had been found guilty of raping young girls, including a Canadian, based on threatening and coercive online interactions, has lost his appeal. Prosecutor Annika Wennerstrom says the court of appeals 12

April 17, 2018 5:02 PM Saskatchewan premier says province will also table oil-ban bill

Scott Moe tweets that if fuel tanks start running dry on the West Coast, Saskatchewan won’t be stepping in to fill them up. Moe says in his tweet that if fuel tanks start running dry on the West Coast, Saskatchewan won’t be stepping in to fill them up. Alberta and B.C. have been at odds over the Trans Mountain project, which was federally approved in 2016 but has been hamstrung 9

April 17, 2018 12:29 AM Night Court star Harry Anderson dies at age 65

Anderson, who played the off-the-wall judge working the night shift in “Night Court,” was found dead in his North Carolina home. ASHEVILLE, N.C.—Harry Anderson, the actor best known for playing an off-the-wall judge working the night shift of a Manhattan court room in the televised comedy series Night Court, has been found dead in his North Carolina 11

April 14, 2018 11:52 PM Pipeline isn't about 'punishing' B.C., it's about what's in the national interest, Trudeau says

'The federal government has a responsibility to bring Canadians together,' PM says in Lima Efforts to see the Trans Mountain pipeline through to completion are not about punishing people from B.C., but about ensuring a project in the national interest gets built, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday at the close of the Summit of the Americas in Lima. "This 14

April 13, 2018 6:15 PM Convicted killer Paul Bernardo facing weapons possession charge

Bernardo was reportedly found with a homemade shank made from a screw and pen on Feb. 9. Schoolgirl killer and serial rapist Paul Bernardo has been charged with one count of possession of a weapon, says a spokesperson for the Ministry of the Attorney General. The 53-year-old made a video appearance in a Napanee, Ont., courtroom Friday. He is serving 16