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January 16, 2018 1:31 PM Lac-Mégantic railway disaster trial enters sixth day of jury deliberations

The jury is deciding the fate of Tom Harding, Richard Labrie and Jean Demaitre, who are charged in connection with the July 2013 tragedy in which 47 people were killed. SHERBROOKE, QUE.—The jury will deliberate for a sixth straight day today at the trial of three men charged with criminal negligence causing death in the Lac-Mégantic railway disaster 9

January 14, 2018 4:00 PM Saturday Night Live reveals Bill Murray as their Steve Bannon

In the sketch, Bill Murray emerges from the Grim Reaper’s black cloak as Trump’s former White House Chief strategist. Saturday Night Live returned on Saturday and viewers got quite the surprise during the opening sketch when Bill Murray emerged from the Grim Reaper’s black cloak playing Steve Bannon. In the sketch, Fred Armisen is playing Michael Wolff 11

January 7, 2018 12:45 PM France marks Charlie Hebdo, market attacks 3 years later

French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Sunday laid a wreath outside the former office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo to mark the third anniversary of two attacks by Islamic extremists. On Jan. 7, 2015, French-born brothers killed 11 people inside the building, as well as a Muslim policeman outside. The pair died in a police 26

January 5, 2018 9:31 PM Ohio man believed Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak told him to kill his mother: lawyer

Derrick Williams, 48, was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the death of his elderly mother. Williams thought Sajak was telling him to kill his mother when Sajak said on TV, “Do it.” AKRON, OHIO—An Ohio man who reportedly believed Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak instructed him to kill his elderly mother has been found not guilty by reason of insanity 11

January 5, 2018 6:32 PM Defence lawyer says client had limited role in deadly Lac-Mégantic train derailment

Guy Poupart says Richard Labrie, who was traffic controller for the Montreal Maine and Atlantic Railway, was 200 kilometres from Lac-Mégantic when the tragedy occurred. SHERBROOKE, QUE.—The lawyer for one of the three men charged in the deadly Lac-Mégantic train derailment says his client had a limited role in the tragedy. Guy Poupart says Richard Labrie 10

January 4, 2018 4:02 AM Former chief of staff to Brian Mulroney, Stanley Hartt, dies

Stanley Hartt, who served as former prime minister Brian Mulroney’s chief of staff from 1989-1990, has died of cancer in Toronto at the age of 80. In a statement, Mulroney says he was deeply saddened by Hartt’s death, calling him one of the “most outstanding public servants of our country.” Mulroney describes Hartt as having an “extremely brilliant mind with a delightful 16

January 3, 2018 3:15 PM Joshua Boyle makes court appearance via video link, remanded in custody until Monday

Boyle is accused of a slew of crimes that are alleged to have occurred since his high-profile rescue from captivity in October. Boyle is accused of a slew of crimes that are alleged to have occurred since his high profile rescue from captivity in October, when he was released from five years of captivity with his American wife and three children 12

December 31, 2017 7:54 PM Pope's New Year's Eve service laments war, injustices that 'ruined' 2017

'We humans in so many ways ruined and hurt it with works of death, with lies and injustices' Bidding 2017 farewell, Pope Francis on Sunday decried wars, injustices, social and environmental degradation and other man-made ills which he said spoiled the year. Francis presided at a New Year's Eve prayer service at St. Peter's Basilica, a traditional occasion 23

December 29, 2017 8:11 PM Mystery writer Sue Grafton dies at age 77

Grafton wrote the Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Series, in which each book title begins with a letter from the alphabet. The last was Y is for Yesterday. LOS ANGELES—Mystery writer Sue Grafton has died in Santa Barbara, California. She was 77. Her daughter, Jamie Clark, posted news of her mother’s death on Grafton’s web page Friday. She says her mother died Thursday 12

December 27, 2017 9:16 PM Woman, 18, pleads guilty to murder of Sagkeeng First Nation schoolmate shown beaten in online videos

WARNING: This story contains graphic details One of two teens accused of killing schoolmate Serena McKay on a Manitoba First Nation in April has pleaded guilty to murder, eight months after videos surfaced showing the girl being beaten the night she was killed. McKay was a Grade 12 student about to graduate from Sagkeeng Anicinabe High School in Sagkeeng 37