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April 22, 2018 3:23 PM Canadian was killed in Peru, Global Affairs says

The death was related to the reported assassination of Indigenous elder Olivia Arevalo Lomas, Global Affairs Canada said. Global Affairs Canada says the death was related to the reported assassination of Indigenous elder Olivia Arevalo Lomas. Arevalo Lomas was a human rights activist of the Shipibo-Konibo people in the Ucayali region. The federal government 10

April 22, 2018 12:56 PM Amazon deaths of Canadian and Indigenous healer under investigation

Canadian who was thought to be a suspect in woman's killing was reported hanged Authorities in Peru are investigating after an Indigenous spiritual leader was shot to death, a case that local media reports say resulted in the killing of a Canadian citizen, in reprisal for the murder. Olivia Arevalo Lomas, who was 81 and from the Shipibo-Conibo ethnic 8

April 21, 2018 7:53 PM Alberta snowmobiler killed in 2-sled collision near Revelstoke, B.C

Police say one sledder was coming down the mountain when another crossed paths An Alberta man driving a snowmobile on Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, B.C. has died after two snowmobiles collided, RCMP said. B.C. Ambulance Service was called around 11:30 a.m. on Friday to a two-vehicle crash on the mountain. Police said one sledder was headed down the mountain 7

April 21, 2018 5:25 PM Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria to probe gas attack

The U.S. and Britain have accused the Syrian government and Russia of delaying the investigation in Douma to stage a cover up. Images that emerged from Douma in the hours after the attack showed lifeless bodies collapsed in crowded rooms, some with foam around their noses and mouths. Medical workers and activists in Douma at the time said at least 40 people 8

April 21, 2018 4:00 PM 'You can't say enough about Mark Cross as a person': Funeral Saturday for assistant Broncos coach

Cross, 27, joined Broncos for the 2017-18 season Mark Cross was a ferocious competitor when he played hockey, but the assistant coach for the Humboldt Broncos had a calming presence on his players, teammates and friends. Cross, who was 27, was one of 16 people who died on April 6 when the junior hockey team's bus and a semi-truck collided at a rural 7

April 20, 2018 4:25 PM Watch Ariana Grande’s video for ‘No Tears Left to Cry,’ her first song since 2017 bombing

Expect to hear a lot more of this song. NEW YORK—Ariana Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdom. The 24-year-old teased the video for “No Tears Left to Cry” on Instagram on Thursday, then launched the video on YouTube overnight. The slickly produced, futuristic video, directed by Dave Meyers 5

April 19, 2018 3:09 PM Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe closes, raises more than $15M

Largest GoFundMe in Canadian history The GoFundMe page dedicated to the Humboldt Broncos, believed to be the largest of its kind in Canadian history, stopped taking donations at midnight Wednesday as planned. The page displays a final total of $15,185,700 raised from more than 142,000 contributors in 12 days from across Canada and numerous countries 12

April 19, 2018 1:59 PM Pioneering autism researcher Asperger 'actively co-operated' with Nazis, study says

Involvement included helping to screen children for 'euthanasia' program, researcher says Hans Asperger, the Austrian pediatrician who pioneered research into autism and after whom Asperger syndrome is named, "actively co-operated" with a Nazi program under which disabled children were killed, according to a newly published academic paper. The article 10

April 17, 2018 6:57 PM Humboldt cartoon stolen for T-shirt and chance 'to grab some free cash'

Bruce MacKinnon's editorial cartoon was being sold on shirts on Redbubble.com for as much as $42 A long-time editorial cartoonist for the Halifax Chronicle Herald newspaper says he's livid a T-shirt company stole artwork he made about the Humboldt Broncos to sell T-shirts. Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon appeared in the paper and on its website April 12. It showed 10

April 17, 2018 5:43 PM Sandy Hook families sue InfoWars’ Alex Jones

Parents file defamation suit after host alleges Sandy Hook massacre didn’t happen The parents of two children killed at Sandy Hook elementary school in 2012 sued Alex Jones, the host of InfoWars, who had derided the shooting as fake and possibly staged by the government. Leonard Pozner and Veronique De La Rosa, parents of Noah Pozner, filed a lawsuit 11