LONDON — The ducks, geese and hardy cold-water swimmers in London’s Hyde Park have a new neighbour: a monumental floating structure made from 7,506 stacked barrels colored bright red, mauve and blue. 97 more words
QUEBEC — Sentencing arguments are expected to begin today for the man who murdered six men in a Quebec City mosque in January 2017.
Alexandre Bissonnette, 28, pleaded guilty earlier this year to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. 96 more words
MCALLEN, Texas — Inside an old warehouse in South Texas, hundreds of immigrant children wait in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage had 20 children inside. 913 more words
CLEVELAND — Thousands of hours of overtime worked by Ohio prison nurses in recent years have cost taxpayers millions of dollars.
The Plain Dealer reports overtime for registered nurses in the prison system has increased by nearly 60 per cent since 2012. 98 more words
LONDON — Britain’s Conservative government says it will formally back a bill to ban “upskirting” photos, after an opposition attempt to outlaw the practice was derailed by a Conservative lawmaker. 101 more words
MADISON, Wis. — Two sisters accused of stabbing each other during a fight in front of five small children are in jail in Wisconsin pending criminal charges. 92 more words