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July 11, 2018 2:43 PM Maryland-based Good Charlotte to headline benefit concert for 5 slain at newspaper

NEW YORK—The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-based rockers Good Charlotte to honour the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom. Mayor Gavin Buckley said Wednesday the event dubbed “Annapolis Rising: A Benefit for The Capital Gazette and Free Press” will take place July 28 and will include 7

July 3, 2018 12:52 PM Maryland police say suspect sent threatening letters as hundreds gather to remember slain Capital Gazette journalist

WASHINGTON—Maryland police investigating America’s latest mass murder say Jarrod Ramos, the man charged with the slayings, sent three threatening letters on the day of the attack, including one that said he was on his way to the Capital Gazette to “kill as many people” as he could. Sgt. Jacklyn Davis, a spokesperson for Anne Arundel County Police, said the letters 5

June 25, 2018 2:09 PM U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear case of Making a Murderer’s Brendan Dassey

The Supreme Court’s decision comes as there are plans for a second season of Making a Murderer, which premiered on Netflix in 2015. Viewers of the first season were introduced to Dassey’s uncle, Steven Avery, who spent 18 years in prison for a rape before DNA testing exonerated him. After his release, he filed a multimillion dollar civil suit over his conviction 10

June 21, 2018 11:30 PM Saskatchewan man who bulldozed house with people inside sentenced for attempted murder

YORKTON, SASK.—A Saskatchewan man who bulldozed a house with two people inside, including his son’s wife, has been sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to attempted murder. Ronald Fatteicher, who is 60, knocked down the house last summer on rural property near Calder east of Yorkton. Fatteicher pleaded guilty to nine charges in total 13

June 20, 2018 11:13 PM Justin Trudeau’s February trip to India cost $1.5M, documents show

Conservative MP Alex Nuttall, however, says the trip cost a lot with nothing to show for it but an “international embarrassment.” “At this point, the evidence is that it was a complete and utter failure,” Nuttall said. Trudeau’s Indian excursion was supposed to improve ties between Canada and India, a country of more than 1.3 billion people with one of the fastest-growing 13

June 18, 2018 1:15 PM Sentencing arguments begin for Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette

QUEBEC—The man who murdered six men in a Quebec City mosque in January 2017 is facing the prospect of being handed the most severe prison sentence ever imposed in Canada. Bissonnette, 28, pleaded guilty earlier this year to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. While his first-degree murder conviction carries an automatic life sentence 8

June 15, 2018 6:07 PM Amid wave of Toronto deaths, cyclists holding first of four ghost bike rides Friday

Riders will honour killed cyclist Jonas Mitchell with a ghost bike ride Friday evening — the first of four planned following a series of cyclist deaths across the GTA. Mitchell, 36, was hit on Lake Shore Blvd. W. at Colborne Lodge Rd., near High Park, on May 15. He died in hospital on June 7. Mitchell was “someone who’s created so much kindness, compassion 16

June 15, 2018 4:23 PM 13-year-old boy charged with murder in killing of cyclist in Little Portugal

Police said they received the call around 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening and found Rankine-Wright unconscious and not breathing. Police say that one male suspect is outstanding. He is described as early teens to early 20s, wearing dark clothing. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS 11

June 14, 2018 6:06 PM Lawyer denies Elizabeth Wettlaufer was hired after being on a ‘do not hire’ list

Wettlaufer first tried to kill a nursing-home resident in 2007 while working at the Caressant Care home in Woodstock, Ont. She confessed, unprompted, to her crimes in September 2016, ending a two-decade-long career as a registered nurse marked by numerous medication errors, suspensions for incompetence, and murder. Wilmot-Smith said she had no idea Wettlaufer 18

June 5, 2018 3:16 PM Retired detective’s hunch helped lead Arizona police to suspect in six killings

The testimony was cited in the couple’s November 2010 divorce, which granted Jones’ wife sole custody of their now 21-year-old son. “This is not a success story, but it’s a story that has closure,” Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone said. The 59-year-old psychiatrist was well known in his field and assisted in high-profile murder cases, including the JonBenet 14