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July 1, 2018 2:43 PM Former Humboldt Broncos player and family among six dead in Saskatchewan crash

ROSETOWN, SASK.—A small Saskatchewan community is mourning the death of a former Humboldt Broncos player and his young family, who were among the six people who died in a car crash in southwestern Saskatchewan on Friday. Officials identified Troy Gasper, 26, his wife Carissa Gasper, 28, and their three children as five of the victims of the fatal crash 8

June 30, 2018 6:01 PM Man survives falling from train, being struck by cars in B.C

REVELSTOKE, B.C.—An Australian man underwent full and partial limb amputations after falling from a train in Revelstoke, B.C. RCMP say they responded to reports of a trespasser on the CP Rail tracks at about 4:30 a.m. Saturday morning. They say the 25-year-old man had serious injuries and was under the influence of alcohol but was still conscious and able to provide 9

June 17, 2018 1:27 PM 'Suspicious' bag blamed for Winnipeg airport evacuation

Passengers were allowed back into the airport shortly after 8 a.m. RCMP say a "suspicious" abandoned bag is what prompted the evacuation of the Winnipeg's international airport around 7 a.m. Sunday. Passengers were allowed back inside shortly after 8 a.m. according to the email from RCMP. About 2,000 people had to leave the building and congregated in the airport 17

June 17, 2018 1:27 PM Winnipeg airport evacuated due to 'security incident'

Order for passengers and employees to head to the parking lot lifted about an hour later Winnipeg's international airport was evacuated Sunday morning because of a "possible security incident," before returning to normal operations nearly an hour later. Officials did not release much information about the incident, saying only that people at the airport 21

June 6, 2018 8:32 PM $400K vanishes from public service union's coffers

Money siphoned over 8 years through fraudulent e-transfers, CAPE suspects A union representing public service professionals across Canada, including economists, statisticians and civilian employees of the RCMP, is trying to figure out how $400,000 was apparently siphoned from its bank accounts over the course of nearly a decade without anyone's knowledge 29

June 5, 2018 1:47 PM Ottawa grants MMIWG inquiry an extension to mandate

Federal government says more discussions needed before providing more money to inquiry budget The national inquiry into murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls has received an extension from Ottawa, but not for the length of time it initially requested. The federal government announced Tuesday the inquiry would now have until April 30, 2019, to submit 12

May 29, 2018 7:56 PM Man faces first-degree and second-degree murder charges in deaths of two women in Whitehorse

WHITEHORSE—A man who was originally charged with two counts of second-degree murder after the bodies of two women were found in Whitehorse last year is now facing a first-degree murder charge in one of their deaths. The RCMP says Everett Chief is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Wendy Carlick and second-degree murder in the death of Sarah 16

May 25, 2018 11:10 PM Alberta RCMP lay charges in multimillion-dollar fraud case

They are to appear in Calgary provincial court on Monday and have been ordered to surrender their passports and remain in Canada. “This has been an extremely complex investigation involving substantial resources, interviews and time” Sgt. Doug Johnston said in a release Friday. “We are pleased to be able to conclude this investigation with charges 27

May 22, 2018 9:49 PM B.C. piano teacher charged with sexual assault in alleged incidents dating back to 1998

COQUITLAM, B.C.—Police in Coquitlam, B.C., say additional charges have been laid against a piano teacher accused of sexually assaulting his students. RCMP say Dmytro Kubyshkin, who also goes by Dimitri, is now charged with seven counts of sexual assault and three counts of sexual interference. Police have said Kubyshkin had been teaching in private homes 14

May 14, 2018 5:00 PM Number of asylum seekers jumped 30 per cent in April

New statistics show 2,560 people were intercepted by the RCMP crossing the border into Canada, signalling a possible summer spike MONTREAL—Last month saw a sizeable increase in the number of asylum seekers crossing the border illegally into Canada from the United States, according to federal statistics released Monday. The federal government said the number 15