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April 24, 2018 4:54 PM Toronto van attack suspect Alek Minassian was quickly in and out of Canadian Forces last fall

He has been charged with 10 counts of 1st-degree murder and 13 counts of attempted murder Alek Minassian, the suspect in Monday's van attack in Toronto, joined the Canadian Forces last August and turned up for basic training at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., in September, CBC News has learned. Sixteen days into his 13-week basic training courses he asked 16

April 23, 2018 11:44 AM Sentencing hearings for Quebec City’s mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette set to resume

Bissonnette pleaded guilty in March to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. QUEBEC—Sentencing arguments for Quebec City’s mosque shooter are set to resume today as Alexandre Bissonnette’s defence team begins to present its case. Bissonnette, 28, pleaded guilty in March to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted 13

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 11

April 21, 2018 2:35 AM Dad fatally stabbed in random attack as daughter sat in lap at restaurant

Jamal Jackson, 49, was charged with premeditated, first-degree murder in the death of 35-year-old Anthony Mele. “He was just sitting there with his daughter in his lap,” Simon said. “You’re not supposed to die that way.” Mele’s loved ones started a GoFundMe page to help raise money for a funeral and to support his wife and daughter. “Anthony was a wonderful 12

April 19, 2018 11:05 AM Police arrest mother of 2-year-old found dead in Quebec City

Rosalie Gagnon's body was found Wednesday afternoon Audrey Gagnon, 23, will appear in a Quebec City courtroom Thursday morning to face charges in connection with the death of her two-year-old daughter. Police said they are recommending she be charged with murder, though the final decision will be made by Quebec's director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions 12

April 18, 2018 6:41 PM Daughter of Quebec mosque victim expresses incomprehension at shooter’s actions

Megda Belkacemi said she can’t understand how someone from a similar age and background as herself could commit such an atrocity. QUEBEC — The daughter of one of the victims of Quebec City’s mosque shooting says her family left Algeria to avoid terrorist attacks, only to fall victim to violence in Canada. Megda Belkacemi testified in court today her family 12

April 13, 2018 3:02 PM Toronto police identify dead man linked to Bruce McArthur case

McArthur is facing 7 counts of 1st-degree murder relating to deaths mostly involving men in city's Gay Village Toronto police have identified another victim in connection with the Bruce McArthur investigation. In a rare move last month, police released a photograph of an unidentified deceased man believed by investigators to be another victim of the alleged 13

April 11, 2018 9:37 PM Southern Alberta man sentenced to eight years for fatally beating his wife

Court heard he punched and kicked his wife last September as she lay unconscious in a downtown Lethbridge parking lot. LETHBRIDGE, Alta.—A southern Alberta man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for fatally beating his wife. Rodney Yellow Old Woman, who is 53, had been charged with second-degree murder but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge 15

April 5, 2018 12:18 PM Suspect charged in double homicide in Ontario faces additional charges

The bodies of a man and a woman were found in a home on March 29 southeast of Wingham, while a second woman was taken to hospital and has since been released. WINGHAM, Ont.—A suspect in a double homicide in southwestern Ontario now faces additional charges. The bodies of a man and a woman were found in a home on March 29 near Wroxeter, Ont., southeast 15

April 4, 2018 11:41 PM Lawyers for Quebec mosque shooter to argue for life sentence in prison, no parole for 25 years

Since Alexandre Bissonnette pleaded guilty to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder, he’s liable to face consecutive sentences. His legal team plans to challenge the part of the Criminal Code that allows judges to hand out consecutive sentences to people convicted of multiple murders. Their challenge, which was tabled in court 11