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Postponed Sens game to be played Nov. 9

The Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs will play Nov. 9 to make up for Wednesday night’s postponed game, due to the shootings in Ottawa. 68 more words

Senators Extra

The day after: Shooter was not on RCMP watch list, commissioner says

Updates at 9:10 p.m.

  • National War Memorial area reopened
  • Speaker orders security review of Parliament
  • Elgin Street still closed from Wellington to Queen Street
  • All over road closures lifted…
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Local News

Coyne: Micro-terrorism emerges as new threat in wake of Ottawa, Quebec attacks

How easy it is. How easy it was. How terribly, ineluctably easy.

Since Sept. 11, 2001, authorities across the West have been bracing themselves for the second act, the big kill, the spectacular slaughter of hundreds or even thousands at a time. 1,067 more words


Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

PRETORIA, South Africa – Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the “gross negligence” the runner showed when he shot his girlfriend multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home. 196 more words

Crime And Law

IHIT investigates death of long-time Surrey enforcer

On Friday, Larry Robert Mizen was convicted of uttering threats in Surrey Provincial Court and sentenced to a day in jail.

On Sunday night, he was found dead in a Surrey basement suite – the victim of an apparent murder. 185 more words

The Real Scoop

Man charged in impaired driving case in 2010 heading to court

A man charged with impaired driving causing the death of a passenger in his car in LaSalle in 2010 is headed to trial next year. 237 more words

Local News

Blatchford: Testimony paints Luka Magnotta as a careless killer

MONTREAL — The picture of Luka Magnotta as a sloppy killer with a certain sangfroid is beginning to emerge at his trial here.

The 32-year-old Torontonian is pleading not guilty to five charges in the May 25, 2012, death of Chinese student Lin Jun, though he has admitted through his lawyer Luc Leclair the “physical part” of the charges, including the homicide and dismemberment of Lin and the making and posting online of a video showing much of the attack. 746 more words