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June 24, 2017 10:51 PM Four-year-old boy is dead after being hit by car

Edmonton Police say a four-year-old boy died in hospital after he was hit by a vehicle on 44A Avenue near 35 Street around 8:15 p.m. on Friday. Traffic section officers are investigating, but no charges are pending. Paramedics treated the boy, but he was pronounced dead in hospital, according to a police news release. The street was taped off for hours 6

June 24, 2017 9:21 PM Toronto police invite to NYC Pride parade 'a slap in the face' to those demanding change

Some who supported ban on uniformed officers at Pride 'are not happy' about trip, police admit ​Banned from marching in uniform in this year's Pride parade, a group of about 100 Toronto police and union representatives travelled to New York City this weekend to participate, in uniform, in that city's festivities. But the force's own LGBT liaison officer 5

June 24, 2017 1:04 PM 5 London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

27 public housing apartment buildings fail safety checks Thousands of residents in a sprawling northwest London housing estate were forced to leave their apartments late Friday after fire checks carried out in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze found the buildings to be unsafe. Residents clutching children, pets and small amounts of clothing 9

June 24, 2017 11:56 AM Landslide in China buries at least 120 people

BEIJING -- More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said. The landslide, which came from a mountain, engulfed a cluster of 62 homes and a hotel in the village of Xinmo in Mao County at about 6 a.m., the Sichuan 7

June 24, 2017 12:48 AM Black off-duty St. Louis police officer shot by white officer

ST. LOUIS -- A black St. Louis police officer, who was off duty when he heard a commotion near his home and tried to help fellow officers arrest three black suspects, was shot by a white officer who did not recognize him, police said. A white officer who had just arrived on the scene of a suspected crime Wednesday night saw the off-duty black officer 7

June 23, 2017 11:27 PM Girl, 13, lounging on roof of parked subway train, arrested, then released

Youth who was photographed trespassing at Davisville Yard was released on diversion program designed to keep young people out of the court system. A 13-year-old girl, discovered lounging on a parked subway car Friday at the TTC’s Davisville Yard, was arrested by TTC special constables and taken to Toronto Police 53 division, after she was removed safely 4

June 23, 2017 10:20 PM Highrises evacuated in London amid safety concerns about cladding

Metropolitan Police say they are considering filing manslaughter charges in Grenfell Tower fire Camden Council has decided to evacuate some 800 units in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns following the devastating fire that killed 79 people in a west London highrise. The move comes amid escalating concerns among residents of thousands 14

June 23, 2017 6:07 PM National Chief Perry Bellegarde, PM Justin Trudeau to march in Toronto Pride Parade

Bellegarde is the first National Chief to participate in any Pride event. Last year, Trudeau became the first Canadian prime minister to march in the parade. Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde will be participating in the Toronto Pride Parade on Sunday along with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “The participation of the AFN National 7

June 23, 2017 4:20 PM Canadian Armed Forces member in Alberta accused of luring Texas girl

EDMONTON -- A member of the Canadian Armed Forces in Alberta has been charged with child luring as well as with making and distributing child pornography. Police say child luring allegations were first discovered by U.S. Homeland Security Investigations based in Laredo, Texas, in March. Alberta's Internet child exploitation unit alleges that Massey attempted 8

June 23, 2017 3:37 PM Alberta soldier faces child luring, child porn charges in cross-border investigation

Cpl. Steven Massey, 32, arrested in Edmonton An Alberta member of the Canadian Armed Forces is facing child luring and child pornography charges after a joint investigation by Alberta police and U.S. Homeland Security Investigations. Cpl. Steven Massey, 32, has been charged with child luring, making child pornography and distribution of child pornography 6