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May 20, 2018 4:10 PM Body mix-up sent wrong families to funeral home and hospital

Doctors told Jody Littlewolf that her daughter was brain dead and should be taken off life support, but the mother couldn’t shake a strange feeling she had about the teenage girl lying in front of her. Littlewolf repeatedly refused to have the girl whose body had been badly battered in a car crash taken off the machines keeping her alive in a Calgary 4

May 18, 2018 8:00 AM 'This can't be real': Survivor of Manchester concert bombing surprised with royal wedding invite

Still haunted by the horrors she witnessed, Amelia Thomson, 12, raises money for survivors The 12-year-old has had a rough go of it. Last year, her uncle died of cancer and she witnessed that horrible process. Her dad became so distraught he, too, became very ill and ended up in intensive care. So, a kind friend bought mother and daughter a treat: Tickets 12

May 17, 2018 2:23 AM Nearly two years since Toronto announced Vision Zero, pedestrian and cyclist deaths are not declining

Within 24 hours of announcing the Vision Zero Challenge on Tuesday, a call for ideas on how Toronto can reach its target of eliminating traffic deaths, one cyclist was dead in the city and two were injured. The deceased cyclist — a man believed to be in his 50s who has not been identified by police — is the 89th pedestrian or cyclist to die on Toronto 9

May 15, 2018 3:23 PM Tom Wolfe, pioneering 'New Journalist,' dead at 87

Wolfe was admitted Monday to a Manhattan hospital with an infection Author Tom Wolfe, who chronicled everything from hippies to the space race before turning his sharp eye to fiction, has died. He was 87. Wolfe's agent, Lynn Nesbit, told The Associated Press that Wolfe died in a New York City hospital. Additional details were not immediately available 9

May 13, 2018 10:50 PM Waffle House hero met with Parkland students over breakfast at Denny’s

It was a change of scenery for James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an AR-15 from a gunman in a Waffle House in Tennessee last month. It was a change of scenery for James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an AR-15 from a gunman in a Waffle House in Tennessee last month, which authorities said likely stopped the murder spree that left four people dead. The 29-year-old found 12

May 13, 2018 6:53 PM Two fishermen dead after boat capsizes off Cape Breton coast

The province’s department of labour is investigating as the incident happened in a workplace setting. PORT HOOD, N.S.—As officials continue to investigate a fishing accident that left two men dead in Cape Breton, the small community of Port Hood is left trying to make sense of the tragedy. Hugh Watts, 39, and Glen MacDonald, 58, were fishing off the coast 9

May 12, 2018 2:23 PM Where does Syria go from here?

The CBC's Margaret Evans reports from Damascus, accompanied by Syrian government representatives She took questions Saturday about the ongoing conflict and the country's future. The conflict playing out in Syria between Iran and Israel left 42 people dead this week, including 19 Iranians, according to a Syria war monitor. The U.K.-based Syrian Observatory 17

May 6, 2018 9:52 PM Two dead after boat capsizes in Port Medway, N.S

A man and woman, both 55, were found unresponsive at the scene. REGION OF QUEENS MUNICIPALITY, N.S.—Two people are dead after a boat capsized off the coast of Port Medway in the Region of Queens Municipality, N.S. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) in Halifax says rescuers responded to a call Saturday morning reporting an overturned crabbing 10

May 4, 2018 2:37 PM All evidence shows B.C. man lynched in Peru had shot dead Indigenous healer: prosecutor

Sebastian Woodroffe was allegedly lynched in retaliation for healer's death A Peruvian prosecutor says all the evidence gathered indicates that a Vancouver Island man killed an 81-year-old traditional healer in the Amazon. Sebastian Woodroffe was killed in a brutal lynching days after he was believed to have shot and killed the esteemed Indigenous leader 23

May 3, 2018 1:42 PM Powerful dust and rain storms in India kill at least 91, injure more than 160

Wind speeds of up 130 km/h toppled homes and trees in parts of north and western India. LUCKNOW, India—A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday. The devastation was particularly severe 12