Canada

January 20, 2023

Four teen boys face 40 criminal charges after York police recovered gold, silver

York Regional Police say three masked suspects entered a precious metals store after on Dec. 10 while a fourth suspect waited in a car nearby
January 20, 2023

B.C. bank robbers’ goal was to kill as many officers as possible, police say

Investigators say the twin brothers had strong anti-government and anti-police views
January 20, 2023

Space launches from Canada will be allowed soon, transport minister says

Transport Minister Omar Alghabra announced Friday that the federal government will develop the regulatory requirements, safety standards and licensing conditions necessary to authorize commercial satellite space launches from Canada within the next three years.
January 20, 2023

Woman dead after daytime assault at busy downtown Toronto intersection, police say

Toronto police say they received reports of a man assaulting a woman at the intersection of Yonge Street and King Street around 11:40 a.m.
January 20, 2023

Danielle Smith’s office mum on investigating whether staffer contacted Crown prosecutors

A statement was released in response to a CBC News report citing unnamed sources that said a staffer in Smith’s office sent emails to Crown prosecutors last fall questioning their approach to cases
January 20, 2023

Civilian police investigator targets ‘inconsistent reports’ from Vancouver officers over use-of-force incident

‘Three officers initially failed to give obviously relevant evidence until pressed further during an interview,’ the report says
January 20, 2023

Hamilton explores declaring state of emergency over opioid overdoses and deaths

Hamilton paramedics responded to 814 incidents related to suspected opioid overdoses in 2022, according to city data, compared to 430 such incidents in 2017
January 20, 2023

Sask. Court of Appeal overturns ruling that would have allowed man to get daughter vaccinated against her will

The Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan has overturned a decision that would have allowed a divorced father to have his teenage daughter vaccinated for COVID-19 against her will.
January 20, 2023

Second allegation of sexual misconduct surfaces against prominent Quebec cardinal

A letter dated June 23, 2021 was published this week by the French Catholic weekly Golias Hebdo, with the woman’s name redacted
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