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September 20, 2018 5:23 PM Assassination Nation is bloody, funny and thought-provoking

The story opens with the declaration that Salem, a fictional town of 17,000 people, has “lost its motherf---ing mind.” (Calling the town Salem is a nice, if unsubtle, touch.) The film then retraces its footsteps to the beginning, when an anonymous hacker starts taking down prominent townsfolk, including the school principal and the mayor, by revealing 6

September 19, 2018 2:00 PM These new thrillers will unsettle your heart

Three Little Lies unfolds over two timelines, beginning in 2005 when the cultured Monktons move in across the street from teenager Ellen. She becomes fast friends with the exotic Sasha, the Monkton’s ward, and a fixture in the bohemian home. This ends when the eldest Monkton son, Daniel, is sentenced to 10 years for rape, in part because of the girls’ 8

September 18, 2018 5:41 PM Former DC mayor Marion Barry, who staged comeback after 1990 crack cocaine arrest, dead at 78

WASHINGTON - Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council. Instead, Barry will be remembered for a single night 15

September 16, 2018 11:39 AM Peter Donat, who played Mulder’s dad on The X-Files, dead at 90

NEW YORK — Peter Donat, the Canadian actor who played Agent Fox Mulder’s father in The X-Files and had roles in TV shows, films and onstage, has died. He was 90. His son, Caleb, told The Associated Press that his father died Monday from complications of diabetes at his home in Point Reyes Station, California. Donat also had guest roles on TV shows such as Murder 9

September 15, 2018 2:13 PM Independent Investigations Office probing RCMP-involved shooting in B.C

KAMLOOPS, B.C.—RCMP in Kamloops, B.C. say a man is dead after a shooting incident that involved police. Police say they received a report late Friday afternoon about a suspicious and possibly impaired man spotted near a camper trailer just southeast of the city. They say officers were dispatched and there was an exchange of gunfire, after which a man was found 11

September 13, 2018 9:48 AM Six dead, including gunman and his wife, in California shooting rampage

A gunman killed five people in back-to-back shootings in Bakersfield, Calif., on Wednesday evening before turning the gun on himself when he was confronted by a deputy, authorities said. The violence began about 5:20 p.m. local time, when the man showed up to a trucking business with his wife and confronted another man, Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood 13

September 8, 2018 8:42 PM Police arrest teen after flea market employee shot dead during attempted robbery

Officers arrested a 16-year-old male in connection with the incident. The suspect initially fled the scene and was followed by a bystander, who called police and told them where the suspect could be found. The suspect cannot be named under provisions related to the Youth Criminal Justice Act. Campbell said police recovered the weapon and are not looking 8

September 8, 2018 6:40 PM ‘Smiling’ seal spotted on N.L. beach dies, prompts DFO warning

SALMON COVE, N.L.—What began as a unique photo opportunity ended in sadness last week, as a young harp seal died just a couple of days after it charmed spectators on the shores of a popular Newfoundland beach. Leona Rockwood went to Salmon Cove Sands on the Avalon Peninsula early Labour Day morning to take some pictures of the sunrise, but was delighted 9

September 8, 2018 6:08 PM Bill Daily, I Dream of Jeannie and The Bob Newhart Show actor, dead at 91

Barbara Eden, who played Jeannie on I Dream of Jeannie, called Daily “our favourite zany astronaut” in a tweet Saturday. “Billy was wonderful to work with. He was a funny, sweet man that kept us all on our toes,” she tweeted. “I’m so thankful to have known and worked with that rascal. Until we meet again Billy, xo -B” Comedian and actor Bob Newhart tweeted 13

September 6, 2018 3:13 PM Four dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati bank shooting

CINCINNATI—Police say four people are dead, including the gunman, in a downtown Cincinnati bank shooting. Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the shooter opened fire early Thursday morning at the loading dock of the Fifth Third Bank building. Isaac said the gunman then entered the bank’s lobby where he exchanged gunfire with police. It’s unclear if the gunman 12