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January 17, 2018 6:49 PM Loblaw, CRA face off in court in $404-million dispute over tax avoidance allegations

The Canadian Revenue Agency alleges the grocery giant is using its Barbadian banking subsidiary in order to circumvent tax rules. Loblaw Companies Ltd. and the Canada Revenue Agency faced off in a Toronto court today, the latest in an ongoing battle involving allegations that the grocery giant’s Barbadian banking subsidiary was misused for tax avoidance 14

January 16, 2018 1:31 PM Lac-Mégantic railway disaster trial enters sixth day of jury deliberations

The jury is deciding the fate of Tom Harding, Richard Labrie and Jean Demaitre, who are charged in connection with the July 2013 tragedy in which 47 people were killed. SHERBROOKE, QUE.—The jury will deliberate for a sixth straight day today at the trial of three men charged with criminal negligence causing death in the Lac-Mégantic railway disaster 10

January 10, 2018 1:23 PM Judge to give instructions to jury at Lac-Mégantic trial

Tom Harding, Richard Labrie and Jean Demaitre are charged with criminal negligence in the train disaster that killed 47 people. SHERBROOKE, QUE.—The judge at the Lac-Mégantic criminal-negligence trial is to give his instructions to the jury today. Tom Harding, Richard Labrie and Jean Demaitre are charged with criminal negligence in the disaster that killed 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 19

January 5, 2018 5:29 PM Muslim group asks Trudeau to designate Jan. 29 day of remembrance for Quebec City mosque shooting

OTTAWA—One of Canada’s most prominent Muslim groups is asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to designate the anniversary of the 2017 Quebec City mosque shooting as an official day of remembrance. The National Council of Canadian Muslims wants Trudeau to endorse Jan. 29 as a national day of remembrance and action on Islamophobia. In a letter to the prime 10

December 28, 2017 9:22 PM Dallas woman allegedly ruins $300,000 worth of art on first date with lawyer

HOUSTON—Authorities say an intoxicated Dallas woman who was on a first date with a prominent Houston trial lawyer caused at least $300,000 in damage to his art collection, including two Andy Warhol paintings. Lindy Lou Layman, 29, was arrested Saturday on criminal mischief charges after her date with Anthony Buzbee. She was released on $30,000 bond. Online 15

December 18, 2017 6:33 PM Toronto FC sign highly touted teen forward Ayo Akinola as a homegrown player

He is the 15th player in club history to sign for the first team from the Toronto FC. Toronto FC has signed highly touted teenage forward Ayo Akinola, a U.S. under-17 international, as a homegrown player. Akinola was a member of the American team that made it to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India in October before losing 4-1 to eventual 16

December 11, 2017 11:21 PM Crown to appeal stay against man accused in 'Surrey Six' murder case

VICTORIA -- The Crown is appealing a judge's decision to stay a murder charge against a man at a trial stemming from the murders of six people in Surrey, B.C. Jamie Bacon was charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of conspiracy to murder Corey Lal. The case involves the murders of six people in a Surrey highrise in October 2007. In 2014, Cody Haevischer 15

December 11, 2017 7:05 AM Melbourne to test terrorism alarm system

MELBOURNE, Australia - Melbourne will test a terrorism alarm system this month after police thwarted two alleged plots targeting Christmas-New Year crowds and a lone driver killed six pedestrians in the last year in Australia's second-largest city. Victoria state Acting Police Chief Commissioner Shane Patton said Monday loudspeakers were being installed 26

December 8, 2017 3:13 PM Ex-priest, 85 convicted of Texas teacher's rape, murder in 1960

John Bernard Feit was found guilty in the slaying of teacher Irene Garza in McAllen, Texas. Garza disappeared April 16, 1960. Her bludgeoned body was found days later. Feit, then a 28-year-old priest came under suspicion early on but wasn’t convicted until Thursday. EDINBURG, TEXAS—A former Texas priest convicted of murder in the rape and strangulation 11