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Father of Sammy Yatim says questions around son's death 'haunt' him

TORONTO — The father of an 18-year-old man who was fatally shot by police one year ago says the questions surrounding his son’s death continue to haunt him. 322 more words


When police meet people in crisis

Each day across Canada, people in crisis have contact with their local police. How many is difficult to determine, but Toronto Police estimate 20,000 encounters each year in that city. 593 more words


Editorial: Prisoner ‘rights’ often go too far

Few things fill taxpayers with more wrath than hearing about governments paying cash settlements to inmates for what are pretty minor breaches of their rights. 249 more words


Ottawa man, 25, charged in five retail robberies

A 25-year-old Ottawa man has been charged in connection with five retail store robberies over the last month that all happened in the early morning hours. 204 more words

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The massive GM recall by the numbers

Ignition switches have presented General Motors with significant safety issues this year. Here are details of the switch problems by the numbers, including new information filed Thursday in GM’s second-quarter report to securities regulators: 372 more words


Trial could put end to Donald Sterling's ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers

LOS ANGELES — The bizarre battle over the fate of the Los Angeles Clippers goes to a judge Monday and he may not have the final word on the dispute. 797 more words


Canada urged to beef up security at border in wake of Hasibullah Yusufzai case

Canada’s security officials need to give serious thought to beefing up controls at the border in the wake of the revelation that a British Columbia man managed to slip out of the country despite allegedly being on the “no-fly” list, an intelligence expert said Thursday. 655 more words