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'My brother died trying to help someone'

The night before Jean-Benoît Doré was killed in his bedroom last week, police were called to his apartment in Montreal North.

A friend was acting erratic and Jean-Benoît was scared. 1,359 more words

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Missing autistic man returns safely

MONTREAL — After asking for the public’s help to locate 30-year-old Elliot Henri Alexandre, the missing man returned home.

Elliot is autistic and was last seen leaving his home in the Plateau at around two in the morning on Sunday. 6 more words


Major blaze destroys former Moe's Deli & Bar

MONTREAL- A major fire at a former Moe’s Deli on the corner of Sherbrooke Street and d’Orléans, in Hochelaga Maissoneuve brought out about 70 firefighters. 76 more words


Dramatic rescue on Lachine Canal

MONTREAL – At around 10:30 this morning, Jason Hughes was walking along the Lachine Canal in Griffintown, when he says an off-leash dog jumped onto the icy canal and fell through the ice. 191 more words


Montreal police website back online after cyberattack

The Montreal police website was down for most of the weekend and Anonymous Quebec has claimed responsibility for the cyberattack on its Twitter account. 216 more words

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Police investigate after man is stabbed in metro

MONTREAL – A violent metro attack took place in Montreal’s metro system Thursday night.

An 18-year-old man was stabbed at the Rosemont station on the Orange line just before midnight. 87 more words


Editorial: The UQAM occupation marked a new low for protesters

The occupation and desecration of a pavilion at l’Université du Québec à Montréal after a day of confrontation marked a disturbing new low for a band of protesters who clearly have no respect for democracy, reasoned debate, the rule of law or the rights of others. 515 more words