FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets — "blunt ... Full Story
Fahmy hopes to get life back with Al-Jazeera English verdict
TORONTO (AP) — Former Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy, who remains in Egypt awaiting a verdict in his terror trial, is hoping his ordeal will be over this weekend.
Less-lethal weapons get new interest amid police shootings
FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets — "blunt impact projectiles" that cause suspects excruciating pain but stop short of killing them. Or at least that's the goal.
6 dead in small plane crash in Quebec
LES BERGERONNES, Quebec (AP) — Quebec provincial police say all six people aboard a seaplane that crashed on the province's North Shore have died.
Police: Ashley Madison hack might have led to suicides
TORONTO (AP) — The hacking of the cheating website Ashley Madison has triggered extortion crimes and led to two unconfirmed reports of suicides, Canadian police said Monday.
Ashley Madison faces $578M Canadian class-action lawsuit
TORONTO (AP) — Two Canadian law firms have filed a $578 million class-action lawsuit against the companies that run Ashley Madison after a hacker group's data breach exposed some 39 million memberships in the adultery website earlier this week.
Fiat Chrysler recalling 85,816 Chrysler 200 sedans
DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling 85,816 Chrysler 200 sedans globally because of an electrical problem that could cause the vehicles to stall.
Coal company, Montana tribe sign onto Washington coal port
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Wyoming company has entered a partnership to develop a Washington state coal port for shipments of the fuel to Asia, in a deal that gives Montana's Crow Tribe the future option of a 5 percent stake in the project.
PM admits Canada may be in recession in election debate
TORONTO (AP) — The leaders of Canada's four political parties faced off in the first debate Thursday before a federal election in October, with Prime Minister Stephen Harper fending off attacks in the first three way race in Canadian history.
Beached whales in Canada have been helped back out to sea
BAYFIELD, Nova Scotia (AP) — A group of beached whales in eastern Canada has been helped back out to sea, marking the second time this week that concerned residents came together to save a stranded pod.
Air Canada bans shipments of big-game hunting trophies
TORONTO (AP) — Air Canada says it will no longer transport big-game hunting trophies after the killing of a well-known lion in Zimbabwe by an American dentist drew international attention.
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