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November 17, 2018 9:43 PM Greek police clash with protesters marking 1973 uprising

About 15,000 people participated in the march held earlier to observe the 45th anniversary of the student rebellion. The precise number of deaths in the uprising is unknown. Estimates range from 18-40. While the event went off relatively trouble-free, government ministers and other marchers representing Greece’s ruling Syriza party had plastic bottles 7

November 16, 2018 2:02 AM Southern Alberta man on trial on sex assault, child luring, child porn charges

LETHBRIDGE, ALTA.—The trial of a southern Alberta man on sex charges involving teen girls has heard that dozens of child porn images were found on cellphones and a computer seized from his home. Trevor Pritchard of Coaldale faces charges of sexual assault, child luring and possession of child pornography. His trial by a judge without a jury heard expert 7

November 15, 2018 11:09 PM Woman ticketed for not holding escalator handrail to be heard by Supreme Court

OTTAWA—The Supreme Court of Canada agreed Thursday to hear the case of a woman who was ticketed and arrested after she refused instructions to hold onto an escalator handrail. Bela Kosoian was in a subway station in the Montreal suburb of Laval in 2009 when a police officer told her to respect a pictogram with the instruction, “hold the handrail 6

November 14, 2018 4:21 PM Montreal police arrest two teens in slaying of 17-year-old boy

MONTREAL — Two teens have been arrested in the killing of a 17-year-old found in a wooded area early Monday. Montreal police Sgt. Manuel Couture says homicide investigators arrested two minors earlier today — a boy and a girl, both 17. They are expected to appear in Quebec Youth Court later today. Police initially thought the death was the result of an accident 4

November 14, 2018 2:25 PM Lion cub rescued from Lamborghini on Paris avenue

The agency, 30 Million Friends, is suing the driver of the rented sports car, who was taken into custody after police found the cub in the car on Monday. Paris police confirmed the find and the arrest. The cub is the third recovered by 30 Million Friends in a month and the sixth feline in under a year. It is calling for beefed-up measures against the trafficking 6

November 14, 2018 5:47 AM Yohannes Brhanu, 22, identified as victim of North York ‘gun battle’ in Toronto’s record-tying 89th homicide of 2018

A midnight “gun battle” involving four firearms and an unknown number of people left one 22-year-old Toronto man dead on a quiet residential street North York early Wednesday, police say. Toronto police have identified the victim of Toronto’s 89th homicide of 2018 as Yohannes Brhanu, 22, of Toronto. He was found unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a vehicle 4

November 13, 2018 4:02 PM Victim of triple homicide near London was in relationship with man found killed on same road last year

One of three people from Six Nations found murdered in a pickup truck abandoned in a field off a country road in Middlesex County was the common law partner of another Six Nations man found murdered on the same road last year. On Nov. 4, shortly before 10 a.m., OPP were called to the field off Bodkin Rd. and Jones Dr., south of London, Ont., near Oneida 7

November 13, 2018 4:01 AM Lawsuit alleges Chicago police officer shot security guard who was holding suspect

CHICAGO—A police officer fatally shot an armed security guard, who was wearing a hat with “security” emblazoned across the front and holding a man down following a shooting inside the suburban Chicago bar where the guard worked, an attorney for the guard’s family said Monday after filing a federal lawsuit. Jemel Roberson, 26, was pronounced dead shortly 8

November 11, 2018 2:24 PM California gunman who killed 12 died from self-inflicted gunshot

Based on time stamps, investigators say, Long posted to Instagram during the attack. The post involved his mental state and whether people would believe he was sane. His social media accounts have been taken down but a law enforcement official said Long posted about his mental state and whether people would believe he was sane. The official, who was briefed 11

November 7, 2018 5:35 PM Canadians tuning out real Canada Revenue Agency agents because of phone scammers

With help from police in India, the Mounties say they have dismantled three major operations there and arrested a dozen people here in Canada who are involved in the scheme. The RCMP has counted 4,000 victims who have lost $15 million. Virtually none of the money has been recovered. Tammy Branch, a director-general at the tax agency, says the CRA will never 12