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Passenger charged after vehicle rams North Battleford RCMP cruiser before shooting

CTV Saskatoon Published Monday, October 23, 2017 1:22PM CST Last Updated Monday, October 23, 2017 1:28PM CST A passenger in a vehicle that rammed an RCMP cruiser before an officer shot and killed the driver is facing charges. Mounties say the 28-year-old woman is charged with possessing property obtained by crime in connection with the police pursuit in North Battleford. The chase started when RCMP received a call Saturday night about a male being shot at by some people in a vehicle. Police found and chased the vehicle, which theyRead More

Crews battle major structure fire in Bridgewater

CTV Atlantic Published Monday, October 23, 2017 8:40AM ADT Last Updated Monday, October 23, 2017 8:42AM ADT Emergency crews are on scene of a major structure fire at the former Cleve’s building in Bridgewater, N.S. The Bridgewater Police Service tweeted late Sunday evening that several fire departments responded to the scene on King Street. Structure on king st please void the area allow emerg personel to do their job — Bridgewater Police (@policenews) October 23, 2017 Multi agency response teamwork thx to all he volunteers #first responds — Bridgewater PoliceRead More

Remai, Art, Gallery, Saskatoon | CTV Saskatoon News

The Remai Modern officially opened its doors on Saturday, following years of planning and tens of millions of dollars later. Boasting four storeys, 130,000 square feet and 11 exhibition galleries, the museum aims to put Saskatoon on the modern art map. Remai’s goal is ambitious, with hopes of becoming Canada’s modern art museum. It features works from the local to international level, including some by Spanish master Pablo Picaso. The museum is also working with Indigenous artists and communities. “[The museum] takes its place not only in Canada in beingRead More

OPP offer up another parking lot for buying, selling to strangers

Sean Grech, CTV Barrie Published Friday, October 20, 2017 5:34PM EDT Last Updated Friday, October 20, 2017 6:35PM EDT More police stations are offering up space to people who are buying or selling things to strangers. Bracebridge OPP has joined Project Safe Trade, which means residents can use the detachments parking lot. The OPP say it’s a move to help ensure those transaction don’t end in crime. “This will cut down on the occurrences that we have seen across the province where individuals regrettably have been relieved of their moneyRead More

Creditors win closely watched appeal in Momentive bankruptcy

WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court in New York on Friday ruled in favor of senior creditors who had contested interest rates imposed on them during the bankruptcy of silicone maker Momentive Performance Materials, reversing a decision that had sparked alarm among lenders. The ruling by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in White Plains, New York, erred by not using market rates to determine the interest paid on new notes Momentive forced on holders of about $1.25 billion of secured notes.Read More

Morinville man arrested, facing child porn-related charges

The ALERT Internet Child Exploitation Team said a Morinville man had been arrested and charged, after he allegedly used social media to trade child pornography, and was reportedly involved in child luring. Officers with the ICE Unit said Jeffrey Paul Veenbaas, 54, was arrested Tuesday, October 17. He has been charged with possession of child pornography, transmitting child pornography, making child pornography and luring a child. It’s alleged the accused impersonated young teens online, and tried to coerce underage victims into sending sexual photos and videos. Investigators said it’s notRead More

Damage estimated at $95K after Church Street fire

CTV Windsor Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017 5:00PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, October 18, 2017 5:33PM EDT Windsor fire officials say damage is estimated at $95,000 after a kitchen fire on Church Street. The blaze sent a woman to a Detroit hospital in critical condition. The fire started in the kitchen in the upper unit around 4 a.m. Tuesday at a duplex at 1621 Church St. The cause of the blaze is believed to be unattended cooking. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecastRead More

Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie dead at age 53

The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017 6:43AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, October 18, 2017 6:49AM CST Gord Downie, the poetic lead singer of the Tragically Hip whose determined fight with brain cancer inspired a nation, has died, according to a statement on the band’s website. He was 53. In the wake of his diagnosis with glioblastoma — an incurable form of cancer — the musician became a symbol of perseverance in the face of his mortality. He spent the last chapter of his life raising funds for brainRead More

Newmarket realtor charged with sexual assault

A Newmarket realtor is accused of sexually assaulting one of his clients. York Regional Police says a 27-year-old woman met with Bao Sheng Zheng to discuss a real estate transaction on Thursday at an Aurora coffee shop. After walking his client to her car, police say the Newmarket man sexually assaulted her. She then attended the nearest police station to report the incident. The 46 year old has been charged with sexual assault. He will appear in court later this month. Police have released his photo in the hopes ofRead More

Police say teen sexually assaulted 3 times in 1 hour by up to 5 different men

Metropolitan Police are appealing to the public for help in identifying up to five suspects after they say a 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted multiple times by different men as she made her way home in London, England last month. The teenager was attacked on three separate occasions, between 11:55 p.m. on Sept. 29 and 12:55 a.m. the next morning, when she became separated from her friends and was walking home alone after a night out at the Tower Hamlets nightclub in east London, police said in a press release.Read More