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Family plans to honour teen killed at northwest apartment

The mother of a Red Deer teenager who was killed in an altercation at a Calgary party earlier this month is hoping other children may have a chance at life in the wake of her son’s death. 366 more words

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Suspect arrested for 2013 murder of Leamington businessman in Brazil

A Brazilian police raid Sunday night inadvertently led to the arrest of a fugitive wanted for the slaying of a Leamington businessman nearly two years ago during a botched robbery, according to media reports. 527 more words


A year after Colton Crowshoe's death, grief, anger and questions remain

Valerie Crowshoe’s voice cracks as she prays.

Speaking in Blackfoot, she stands in front of about 30 people gathered in a northeast Calgary green space near the Abbeydale Community Centre. 597 more words

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Raynald Létourneau says seeing his mom being killed helped turn him into a violent man

Four decades ago, Raynald Létourneau witnessed something as a child he would later say contributed to turning him into a violent man.

Létourneau, 46, currently being sought as a suspect in the May 30 murder of Charlie Cecilia García Larez, told the Parole Board of Canada in 2011 he turned out to be such a violent person partly because he witnessed his mother being killed when he was only 6 years old. 1,082 more words

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma stabbing leaves five dead: Two teens taken into custody

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — Police in eastern Oklahoma say five people have been found dead and two teenagers were taken into custody.

Heavy police presence still in the Broken Arrow neighborhood where five people were found dead inside a home.

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Charges laid in Coquitlam double-murder

A Richmond man is facing two counts of first-degree murder for allegedly killing his former girlfriend and a companion in Coquitlam last week.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team announced the charges against 54-year old Maurio “Mo” Saheli Wednesday. 245 more words

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Scott Quick, charged with first-degree murder of estranged wife, denied bail

Accused wife killer Scott Quick – who allegedly avoided the clutches of law enforcement for nearly a decade – will remain behind bars for what could be a years-long trial process. 516 more words