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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 14

April 22, 2018 3:41 PM Ellen DeGeneres pays tribute to Humboldt Broncos crash victims at Calgary event

Popular talk show host said: 'My heart breaks for everyone, it hurt all of us' Ellen DeGeneres began a speaking engagement in Calgary on Saturday night by carrying a hockey stick on stage to pay tribute to the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. After kissing it in front of a cheering and packed crowd of about 15,000 people at the Scotiabank 14

April 22, 2018 2:03 PM North Korea nukes, Russia tension set to top G7 foreign ministers’ talks in Toronto

Chrystia Freeland and Taro Kono signed an efficiency agreement that will allow each other’s militaries to share equipment during joint exercises in Canada, Japan and elsewhere. Their meeting comes days after North Korea pledged to suspend testing of its nuclear and long-range missiles and close its nuclear test site, and days ahead of this week’s historic 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 9

April 19, 2018 8:59 AM North Korea showing 'will for a complete denuclearization,' South Korean president says

President Moon Jae-in open to possibility of peace agreement or economic aid North Korea has expressed its desire for "complete denuclearization" of the Korean peninsula and is not seeking conditions such as U.S. troops withdrawing from the South first, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday. Moon said big-picture agreements about normalization 12

April 18, 2018 10:13 PM Trump cites ‘very big deficit’ with Japan during Abe visit

During Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s two-day visit, Donald Trump appeared to be seeking to reassure him of the pair’s close alliance as the president prepares for a historic summit with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un. The Trump-Abe summit has played out amid growing tensions between the two countries over North Korea and trade. Japan has raised 13

April 18, 2018 2:31 PM Chemical watchdog rejects Russia’s claim of 2nd nerve agent found in U.K. city where ex-spy was poisoned

Britain says Russia carried out the nerve agent attack by smearing a Soviet-developed nerve agent known as Novichok on a door handle at Sergei Skripal’s house in Salisbury. Moscow denies involvement. Britain’s representative to the OPCW, Ambassador Peter Wilson, slammed the Russian foreign minister’s comments as a breach of the treaty outlawing chemical 15

April 17, 2018 3:20 PM Rural region in B.C. on evacuation alert as threat of flooding rises

The alert means residents should be prepared to leave immediately if an evacuation order is issued. OLIVER, B.C. — An evacuation alert for homes in a rural region of the British Columbia Interior has expanded as the threat of flooding rises. The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen says 148 properties north of Oliver are on alert as a dam and culvert 11

April 17, 2018 7:15 AM South Korean officials may visit North Korea before summit

President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un scheduled to meet next week South Korean security officials may visit North Korea ahead of the first summit since 2007 if more high-level talks are necessary, a Seoul official said on Tuesday, with the South hoping the North will reaffirm its commitment to denuclearize. After meeting North Korean 16

April 17, 2018 12:29 AM Night Court star Harry Anderson dies at age 65

Anderson, who played the off-the-wall judge working the night shift in “Night Court,” was found dead in his North Carolina home. ASHEVILLE, N.C.—Harry Anderson, the actor best known for playing an off-the-wall judge working the night shift of a Manhattan court room in the televised comedy series Night Court, has been found dead in his North Carolina 11