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October 8, 2018 9:15 PM Investigation group says one of Novichok poisoning suspects is Russian intelligence doctor

LONDON—One of the two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-spy in England is a trained doctor who works for Russian military intelligence and travelled to Britain under an alias, investigative group Bellingcat reported Monday. Bellingcat said on its website that the man British authorities identified as Alexander Petrov is actually Alexander Mishkin, a doctor 5

October 4, 2018 12:12 PM U.K. blames Russian military intelligence for ‘reckless’ cyberattacks

BRUSSELS—The British government on Thursday accused Russia’s military intelligence agency GRU of “reckless and indiscriminate cyberattacks,” blaming it for everything from the hacking of top athletes’ medical records to disruptions on the Kyiv subway system to the theft of emails at the Democratic National Committee. The accusation was unusually forthright 9

September 26, 2018 6:24 PM Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

MOSCOW—The investigative group Bellingcat said Wednesday it has identified one of the two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain as a highly-decorated colonel of the Russian military intelligence agency GRU. Bellingcat said the suspect, whose passport name was Ruslan Boshirov, is in fact Col. Anatoliy Chepiga, who in 2014 was awarded 7

September 21, 2018 1:27 PM U.K. investigation says Novichok poisoning suspects detained and released by Dutch this year

Dutch authorities didn’t immediately confirm the report, saying Friday that they were assessing an Associated Press request for comment. Britain has charged Petrov and Boshirov with trying to kill Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter with the Soviet-designed nerve agent Novichok. Media reports last week said two unidentified Russian spies were arrested 16

September 18, 2018 5:41 PM Former DC mayor Marion Barry, who staged comeback after 1990 crack cocaine arrest, dead at 78

WASHINGTON - Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council. Instead, Barry will be remembered for a single night 89

September 12, 2018 7:47 PM Toronto schools put on lockdown, hold and secure after two separate shootings

Several Toronto schools were put into lockdown or hold and secure Wednesday after two separate shootings in Etobicoke and Scarborough. Paramedics said they found a male teen victim with a serious but non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Paramedics also took two teen girls to a local hospital with minor injuries. Police spokesperson Gary Long said the girls 29

September 8, 2018 8:42 PM Police arrest teen after flea market employee shot dead during attempted robbery

Officers arrested a 16-year-old male in connection with the incident. The suspect initially fled the scene and was followed by a bystander, who called police and told them where the suspect could be found. The suspect cannot be named under provisions related to the Youth Criminal Justice Act. Campbell said police recovered the weapon and are not looking 12

September 6, 2018 1:17 PM Britain security minister blames Putin for Novichok attack

Moscow strongly denies involvement in the attack, and Russian officials said they didn’t recognize the suspects. Britain plans to press its case against Russia at the U.N. Security Council on Thursday. The Skripals’ poisoning ignited a diplomatic confrontation in which hundreds of envoys were expelled by both Russia and Western nations. But there is limited 18

September 3, 2018 7:27 PM Police ID victim of Coronation Park shooting

Police have identified the man shot point blank in Coronation Park Sunday, a father who had been attending a memorial with his family. While crowds were enjoying the CNE Sunday evening, across the street in the park, tragedy was unfolding. Police were called to the park, south of Lake Shore Blvd. W. and across from the Princes’ Gates, for the report 19

August 26, 2018 7:57 PM ‘Multiple fatalities’ reported in mass shooting at gaming tournament in Jacksonville, Florida

Multiple people are dead, including a suspect, in what authorities called a mass shooting at a mall in downtown Jacksonville, Fla., on Sunday. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said that it did not know whether there were additional gunmen and that police were searching the area for suspects. The incident occurred at the Madden 19 video game tournament 24