On the heels of a shooting last week, Toronto is again the victim of gun violence this morning. Two people were shot dead in one shooting while in another area of the city another shooting saw a young male wounded.
The second of two prisoners who escaped earlier this month from a maximum security jail in New York state has been recaptured. David Sweat was shot and wounded, and taken into custody, near the Canadian border.
Former Canadian Conservative Member of Parliament Dean Del Mastro has been sentenced to one month in prison and then four more under house arrest after he was found guilty of overspending during the 2008 federal election.
Two people were shot dead and two others seriously wounded when a gunman walked into a Toronto-area cafe in broad daylight Tuesday morning and started shooting. The brazen crime took place at about 8:18 a.m. in the town of Vaughan, north of Toronto.
French President Francois Hollande said his country was doing "everything" it can to save a Frenchman accused of drug offences in Indonesia from the firing squad after he lost an appeal against his death sentence on Monday.
A French drug convict lost an appeal against his death sentence Monday, but his lawyers vowed to fight on and prevent another foreigner from facing the firing squad in Indonesia after a series of executions that generated an international uproar.
A Cincinnati man, Trepierre Hummons, allegedly stated an intention to commit suicide by cop called 911 then waited with a gun for police to arrive, Cincinnati police said. A police officer was shot and killed and the man died in the hospital.
The mystery surrounding the disappearance of a young boy in 2004 came to a tragic end when Virginia State Police confirmed at a press conference on Friday that remains found in the trunk of his mother's car were those of Quincy Jamar Davis.
The female driver of a London tour bus apparently throttled and assaulted a woman who filmed her allegedly driving the bus through a red light. She left her vehicle in the middle of the road, leaping out to throw the victim to the ground, unconscious.