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at 20:22 on December 21, 2014, EST.

Police say 3-year-old boy struck in face, abandoned at Surrey, B.C., bus stop

SURREY, B.C. - A three-year-old boy who police allege was slapped and abandoned by his father at a bus stop was "very distraught," says the woman who took care of him for hours in a nearby liquor store in Surrey, B.C.


at 18:54 on December 21, 2014, EST.

Bail denied after charges re-activated in Alberta missing couple case

EDMONTON - Police say bail has been denied to Travis Vader after charges of first-degree murder he faced in the deaths of an Edmonton couple were re-activated.


at 17:14 on December 21, 2014, EST.

Jurors in Magnotta trial will spend a seventh day trying to reach verdicts

MONTREAL - The jury will deliberate for a seventh day on Monday at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial.


at 14:09 on December 21, 2014, EST.

Toronto man ordered to pay $1.5 million in international credit card scheme

FARGO, N.D. - Prosecutors described a Toronto man's massive credit card fraud scheme as high-tech bank robbery — stealing the identities of 38,000 people in order to bilk dozens of banks. So when he was convicted of mail fraud in February 2011, the federal government began the arduous task of figuring out just how much each victim was owed.


at 12:40 on December 21, 2014, EST.

BlackBerry looks to autos, connected homes as avenues for growth in its recovery

WATERLOO, Ont. - BlackBerry is hoping not only to return to the hearts and minds of smartphone users but, starting next year, the company wants to get into their cars and homes too.


at 12:16 on December 21, 2014, EST.

A look at what went wrong with the Nutrition North food subsidy program

IQALUIT, Nunavut - For years, northerners have complained about Nutrition North to anyone who would listen, grumbling that the $60-million annual federal food subsidy was doing little to ease their staggering grocery costs.


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