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Punnichy police shooting suspects appear in court

Two Reginans appeared in court accused of a string of serious offences after RCMP officers were shot at during an evening of high drama near Punnichy. 578 more words


Calgary Global TV's Leslie Horton scales back dunk tank lawsuit

The city and the Calgary Police Service have been dropped as defendants in a lawsuit filed by Global Television personality Leslie Horton over a dunk-tank mishap. 283 more words

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Search engine isoHunt head settles $66 million lawsuit with Music Canada

Gary Fung, the Vancouver-based founder of the now-defunct BitTorrent search engine isoHunt, has settled his second and final lawsuit with the music industry.

The $66-million settlement with the record company trade association Music Canada closes a decade-long legal battle that pitted a recent computer science graduate in his 20s against the full force of an industry being gutted by the Internet. 588 more words

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Calgary couple charged in grandson's death fight for release on bail

The Calgary couple charged with manslaughter in the death last year of their grandson should be released on bail, their lawyers said.

Defence counsel Brendan Miller and Darren Mahoney said Monday they want the Crown to provide disclosure as soon as possible so they can try to get their clients out of jail. 377 more words

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Edmonton man gets six month jail sentence for killing and cooking cat in river valley

A 20-year-old Edmonton man found guilty in the killing, dismemberment and cooking of a family’s beloved pet cat was sentenced to six months in jail on Monday. 461 more words

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Nine charged in alleged Regina confinement, robbery

Nine people, both adults and youths, are facing charges after an injured man told police he’d been assaulted and robbed.

At about 4 a.m. on Sunday, the 20-year-old approached police in the area of 5th Avenue and Athol Street. 327 more words

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Indian police say men gang-raped Israeli tourist in car after she accepted their ride offer

NEW DELHI — Police were questioning two men Monday in the alleged gang rape of a 25-year-old Israeli tourist who accepted a car ride while traveling in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. 219 more words