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August 19, 2017 5:28 PM Teen charged with 2nd-degree murder in Stewiacke death

17-year-old boy is scheduled to appear in court on Monday A 17-year-old boy has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Daniel Handrahan, 46, in Stewiacke, N.S., on Friday. Colchester District RCMP were called to a home in Stewiacke at 3:30 a.m. Friday after receiving a report of a disturbance there. When they arrived, they found a man with life-threatening 6

August 19, 2017 3:03 PM Finland stabbings 'a likely terror act'

HELSINKI -- The knife attack in western Finland that left two people dead and seven others wounded is "a likely terror act," Finland's intelligence agency said Saturday, while police said Europol was investigating if it had any ties to deadly vehicle attacks in Spain. The suspect -- an 18-year-old Moroccan asylum-seeker -- was shot and wounded in the thigh 7

August 19, 2017 11:41 AM Stabbing in Finland investigated as possible terrorism

A suspect detained for allegedly stabbing two people to death in a knife attack in the western Finnish city of Turku is being investigated for murder with possible terrorist intent, police said Saturday. It appeared that the man — an 18-year-old Moroccan asylum-seeker — targeted women in particular in his rampage in two public squares, said Crista Granroth 7

August 17, 2017 3:23 PM Man, woman, 7-year-old son and dog dead in suspected murder-suicide

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Authorities say a man is believed to have killed his wife, their 7-year-old son and the family dog in their New Jersey home before killing himself. The Ocean County prosecutor's office says a 48-year-old woman, the child and the dog were found dead Wednesday afternoon in their Lacey Township home. They say a 51-year-old man died at a hospital 10

August 17, 2017 3:49 AM The photo of a counter-protester beating a police officer fooling the internet

IT HAS been the image shared online to prove Donald Trump was right when he insisted there was “blame on both sides” for the violence in Charlottesville. The image showing a man wielding a club and wearing an “antifa” jacket while standing over a downed officer was widely shared after the deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville 12

August 17, 2017 1:01 AM Trump disbands business councils after CEOs quit in protest

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: President Donald Trump disbanded two high-profile business advisory councils on Wednesday after several chief executives quit in protest over his remarks blaming weekend violence in Virginia not only on white nationalists but also on anti-racism activists who opposed them. A parade of prominent Republicans and US ally Britain also rebuked 13

August 16, 2017 2:34 AM Plaque honouring Confederate leader Jefferson Davis removed from Montreal building

MONTREAL—A commemorative plaque honouring a former president of the Confederate States of America has been removed from a Hudson’s Bay Co. building in downtown Montreal. Spokesperson Tiffany Bourre told The Canadian Press in an email the plaque of Jefferson Davis, who was president of the Confederate states during the Civil War, was taken down Tuesday 8

August 15, 2017 8:34 PM Trump says 'alt-left' also to blame for Charlottesville violence

Groups protesting against white supremacists were 'also very violent,' says U.S. president A combative U.S. President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday "there is blame on both sides" for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Va., appearing to once again equate the actions of white supremacist groups and those protesting them. The president's 11

August 14, 2017 7:51 PM Cops name suspect in weekend shooting

The Saturday night Flemingdon Park shooter is “armed and dangerous” and still at large, according to Toronto Police. An unidentified victim was shot near Linkwood Lane and St. Dennis Drive — in the Eglinton Ave.-Don Valley Parkway area — around 6:20 p.m. Saturday. Officers with Toronto Police Emergency Task Force and canine unit scoured the area as they searched 9

August 14, 2017 5:58 PM Trump calls KKK, neo-Nazis 'criminals' after Charlottesville remarks criticized Add to ..

U.S. President Donald Trump denounced neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan as criminals and thugs on Monday, bowing to mounting political pressure after initially saying many sides were to blame after a white-nationalist rally turned deadly in Virginia. Trump had been assailed by Republicans and Democrats alike for failing to respond more forcefully to Saturday’s 8