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January 21, 2018 7:48 PM One missing, another in hospital after falling through ice on Sturgeon Lake

Police have been searching the scene for several hours by way of helicopter and boat. One person has gone missing, and another has been transported to hospital with severe hypothermic-related injuries after falling through the ice in the Kawarthas, police say. Police say around 7 p.m. on Saturday, two individuals went snowmobiling on Sturgeon Lake and fell through 9

January 17, 2018 6:27 PM Global Affairs says it’s aware of report of 2 Canadians kidnapped in Nigeria

OTTAWA—Global Affairs Canada says it’s aware of reports that two Canadian citizens have been kidnapped in Nigeria. Spokesperson John Babcock says consular officials in Nigeria are in contact with local authorities to gather additional information. Local police, however, say two foreigners kidnapped Tuesday evening in Kaduna State were a Canadian and an American 11

January 15, 2018 4:35 PM Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrested on suspicion of DUI in California

Lt. Rachel Johnson of the Newport Beach Police Department says Rodman submitted to a Breathalyzer test and blew over the .08 legal limit. NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF.—Police say former NBA star Dennis Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of DUI in Southern California. Lt. Rachel Johnson of the Newport Beach Police Department says Rodman was pulled over late Saturday 9

January 11, 2018 1:43 AM High-ranking Durham officer charged with drinking on job and ‘tyrannical’ behaviour toward staff

Insp. Nick Lisi is accused of being verbally abusive towards four officers, calling one a “back-stabbing weasel and yelling at another in an “intimidating” way. A high-ranking Durham police officer is facing internal police charges for allegedly drinking on the job and “tyrannical” behaviour toward subordinates. Insp. Nick Lisi is accused of being verbally 11

January 9, 2018 10:01 PM Fatal Kansas 'swatting' suspect wanted for similar hoax in Calgary

Police say 25-year-old Tyler Barriss has been charged for making a prank call that resulted in armed response The Los Angeles suspect in a fatal swatting incident in the United States has been charged by Calgary police for a similar, but non-fatal, hoax. Swatting is when a call is made to police claiming that a major incident, often involving hostages 21

December 16, 2017 12:25 AM San Francisco Bay cove closed to swimmers after two rare sea lion attacks

The aggressive behaviour is so unusual for sea lions that officials think the same animal attacked both swimmers, a spokesperson said. SAN FRANCISCO—Two unusual sea lion attacks in a San Francisco Bay cove led authorities to close the popular area to swimmers Friday as officials try to determine the reason for the aggressive behaviour. A sea lion bit a man in the groin 13

December 13, 2017 2:02 PM 4-month-old baby seriously injured in Etobicoke double stabbing

A woman who initially fled the scene is in police custody A four-month-old baby suffered serious wounds during a double stabbing in west Toronto on Wednesday, police said. Officers responding to the call at 8:35 a.m. ET found a man and the infant with stab wounds. The two were in the lobby of a building near Sherway Gardens Road and Evans Avenue in suburban 23

December 11, 2017 8:43 PM Winnipeg woman charged in death of teen with autism

The RCMP in Manitoba have charged a woman in connection with the 2016 death of an 18-year-old woman with severe autism who died in a foster home. Lisa Marie Campbell, 26, of Winnipeg, was arrested Thursday. Police announced Monday she has been charged with manslaughter in the death of Lydia Whitford. Whitford, who also had epilepsy and was non-verbal 20

December 11, 2017 8:29 PM OPP cracking down on distracted truckers by patrolling in transport trucks

Provincial police are patrolling Ontario roads in transport trucks this week in an effort to crack down on distracted driving by commercial truck drivers. Ontario Provincial Police say the five-day road safety blitz launched Monday is the first time officers have used transport trucks on patrol. They say being in the trucks will give officers a better 28

December 10, 2017 4:07 PM Man struck by car at crosswalk gets ticket for not pressing button

HALIFAX -- Police in Halifax say a pedestrian who was struck by a car has been ticketed for allegedly failing to activate the lights at a crosswalk. They say a male pedestrian was struck by a car at a marked crosswalk equipped with amber lighting on Saturday night. Halifax Regional Police say the pedestrian failed to activate the crossing lights before 33