Police arrest man with gun near Yorkdale mall

Police arrest man with gun near Yorkdale mall

Toronto police said Yorkdale Mall went under lockdown Saturday afternoon after reports of a man shooting a gun nearby. Police said on Twitter that at about 2:15 pm a man was shooting a gun into the air while driving on Highway 401 near Allen Road. Police said they put the mall in lockdown when the … Read more

Maple Ridge shooting leaves man dead – BC

Maple Ridge shooting leaves man dead – BC

Gunfire in Maple Ridge has left one man dead on Friday. Ridge Meadows RCMP said officers were called to 216 Street near Donovan Avenue to reports of a shooting shortly before noon. Read more: Two dead, one in hospital after triple shooting at South Surrey Athletic Park Officers arrived to find a 33-year-old man with … Read more

6 people shot at back of Ajax, Ont., restaurant: police

6 people shot at back of Ajax, Ont., restaurant: police

Six people are injured after an overnight shooting at the back of an Ajax, Ont., restaurant, police say. Durham Regional Police said emergency crews were called at around 1:20 am Monday for a shooting on Harwood Avenue, south of Highway 401. Staff Sgt. Tony Romano said one of the victims was in life-threatening condition, while … Read more

Police charge two in shooting death of man acquitted in 1985 Air India bombing

Police charge two in shooting death of man acquitted in 1985 Air India bombing

SURREY, BC—Two young men have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the July 14 shooting of Ripudaman Singh Malik, who was acquitted in the trial of Canada’s most infamous terrorist bombing — the downing of Air India Flight 182. Tanner Fox, a 21-year-old from Abbotsford, BC, a city about 75 kilometers east of … Read more

Woman opens fire in Dallas airport, shot and wounded by police, authorities say – National

Woman opens fire in Dallas airport, shot and wounded by police, authorities say – National

A 37-year-old woman fired several gunshots, apparently at the ceiling, inside of Dallas’ Love Field Airport on Monday before an officer shot and wounded her, authorities said. The woman was dropped off at the airport at about 11 am, walked inside near the ticketing counters and entered a bathroom, Dallas police Chief Eddie Garcia said … Read more

Alex Jones’ defamation trial set to begin in Texas

Alex Jones’ defamation trial set to begin in Texas

Infowars host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones speaks outside of the Dirksen building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 5, 2018.Jose Luis Magana/The Associated Press Jury selection is set for Monday in a trial that will determine for the first time how much Infowars host Alex Jones must pay Sandy Hook Elementary School parents for … Read more

Man rushed to hospital after shots fired in northeast Calgary – Calgary

Man rushed to hospital after shots fired in northeast Calgary – Calgary

Calgary police are investigating a drive-by shooting in a northeast neighborhood Thursday afternoon. Just before 2:30 pm, police were called to a home in the 4600 block of Greenview Drive NE and found an injured man. Read more: Woman missing since 2016 believed victim of homicide: Calgary police He was rushed to hospital, but it’s … Read more

‘Heroic’ man praised by Indiana police for killing mall shooter – National

‘Heroic’ man praised by Indiana police for killing mall shooter – National

A 20-year-old man likely assembled a rifle in the bathroom of a suburban Indianapolis shopping mall before shooting five people in the food court, killing three of them before an armed shopper fatally shot him, authorities said Monday. Jonathan Sapirman of Greenwood apparently was facing eviction before he opened fire at the Greenwood Park Mall … Read more

4 killed, 2 injured after shooting at Indiana mall – National

4 killed, 2 injured after shooting at Indiana mall – National

Four people were killed in a shooting Sunday evening at a mall in Greenwood, Indiana, and two other people were taken to the hospital with injuries, local police say. The shooter is among the four dead. “It appears that a good Samaritan that was armed observed the shooting in progress and shot the shooter,” Jim … Read more

‘Feels kind of hopeless’: Here’s why some Americans are looking to move to Canada – National

‘Feels kind of hopeless’: Here’s why some Americans are looking to move to Canada – National

It’s not just the relentless parade of deadly mass shootings, the draconian assault on abortion rights or even the prospect of a Donald Trump comeback that has Mackenzie Fresquez exploring a move to Canada. Rather, it’s the abiding sense that in the United States, a country that’s supposed to revere Abraham Lincoln’s government of, by … Read more