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Halifax sees upswing in homicides

Homicides in Halifax are trending upward again, according to information from Statistics Canada and the Halifax Regional Police.

On Tuesday evening, police confirmed Terrance Patrick Izzard, 58, was the city’s latest homicide victim. 585 more words

News

Windsor police take loaded handgun off the streets

A suspected crack cocaine dealer is without his gun today after police seized a loaded .22-calibre revolver Thursday.

Heavily armed Windsor police officers acting on information from the drugs and guns unit stopped a vehicle carrying a group of men. 41 more words

Local News

BookBrunch | Discussing gun deaths in America with Gary Younge

This week for the BookBrunch interview I had a really strong conversation with journalist Gary Younge about his new book, Another Day in the Death of America  1,452 more words

Publishing

Missouri's new gun law is part of a terrifying trend that will put black Americans in even more danger

Guns seem to be ubiquitous in Missouri. In cities like St. Louis, street corners are marked by shrines to the slain and teddy bears are tied to trees to commemorate young gun homicide victims. 1,422 more words

Sneaky Snippets - 7/9/16

‘Excuse me, sir?’ the Customs Officer said. ‘Can you open this crate up, please?’

The Man who Bought the Bullet remained calm and helpful. ‘Is there a problem?’

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Notebook

Fifteen year-old Daniel Johnson had been in the backseat of that car. He had been riding with two other youths about his age and a mother and her two small children.

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US Politics