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By IndepthAfrica
In Libya
Apr 19th, 2013
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A Canadian woman accused of attempting to help the adult son of former Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi escape punishment has been released from a Mexican prison, but that won’t be the end of the sensational fallout from the collapse of the family regime. CBC News reports Cynthia Vanier has been relea...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 25th, 2012
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Search and rescue efforts at an Elliot Lake, Ont., mall have been suspended because it’s not safe for workers to enter the damaged section of the shopping centre. A portion of the roof at the Algo Centre mall collapsed Saturday afternoon. When the roof gave way, metal and concrete debris crashe...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 25th, 2012
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Winnipeg police have made an arrest in the deaths of three women reported missing within the last year. Shawn Cameron Lamb, 52, has been charged with three counts of second-degree murder in connection to the deaths of Carolyn Sinclair, 25, Tanya Jane Nepinak, 31, and Lorna Blacksmith, 18. Police Chie...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 22nd, 2012
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Toronto police have arrested a British Columbia man in connection with the brazen daylight shooting death of a man in Little Italy earlier this week. Det. Sgt. Terry Browne said in a news conference that Dean Wiwchar, 26, will appear in a Toronto courtroom Friday morning to face a charge of first-deg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 18th, 2012
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TORONTO – A shooting at a cafe in broad daylight in Toronto’s Little Italy neighbourhood has left one person dead. Another person has been rushed to hospital. Toronto police say shots were fired just after 3:30 p.m. today at the Sicilian Cafe near College St. and Ossington Ave. Police are...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 5th, 2012
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The man killed in the deadly Eaton Centre shooting in Toronto that left six other people wounded apparently stabbed the suspect three months ago, CBC News has learned. Ahmed Hassan, 24, died in the Saturday evening shooting that plunged the landmark mall in downtown Toronto into chaos as thousands of...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 3rd, 2012
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Toronto police say the Eaton Centre shooting that left a man dead and six others wounded on Saturday evening was likely gang-related, and that they are closing in on a suspect. Ahmed Hassan, the 24-year-old killed at the scene, and another man may have been the intended targets of the shooting, said ...
By benim
In Canada
Dec 30th, 2010
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will move ahead with a plan to eliminate the city’s contentious five-cent plastic bag fee, his office confirmed. The city’s plastic bag bylaw, which went into effect on June 1, 2009, requires retailers to charge a nickel for every single-use plastic retail shopping ...
By benim
In Canada
Nov 11th, 2010
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A 46-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the alleged theft more than $1 million from a Winnipeg health centre’s ATM. The woman, a former financial clerk at the Misericordia Health Centre, allegedly took the money during a 10-year span between January 2000 and January 2010, polic...