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Body of missing American hiker found in Gull Creek area

VANCOUVER, B.C. – A police search and rescue team from New Hazelton yesterday found what they believe to be the body of 26-year-old Warren Andrew Sill of Ohio, who had been missing since July 2012 while hiking in the Gull Creek Area where he had been filming a documentary on the Kermode Bears. The dead […]

November 19th, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Woman, 46, charged with negligent Botex administration for muscle enlargement

TORONTO – A 46-year-old woman advertising Botox injections used for polymethylmethacrylate muscle augmentation (PMMA) has been charged with criminal negligence causing bodily harm after a 28-year-old female client was hospitalised last August in a critical condition. Marilyn Ely Reid, 46, of Newmarket allegedly advertised Botox injections for lip, buttock and muscle enalargement on her website […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Former choir teacher charged with ‘gross indecency’

TORONTO – Police are investigating accusations of sexual assaults against at least two boys between January 1975 and April 1980 by a former choir teacher at Shaarei Shomayim Congregation on Glencairn Avenue, Toronto. Harvey Erlich, 58, is alleged to have sexually assaulted an 11-year old boy at the synagogue. He is also accused of having […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

‘Amber Alert’ for missing 3-year-old Alvin Barnett

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Elk Valley RCMP have issued an Amber Alert in efforts to find missing three-year old Alvin Barnett, who is believed to have been abducted by his father from a local hotel during a supervised parental visit on Thursday afternoon. The alert was issued after the child’s family reported that the father, Robert […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,Community,EDITOR'S CHOICE,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Pittsburgh cop dragged by fleeing car shoots driver

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh cop shot a fleeing motorist Sunday night as the driver’s car dragged him more than 100 yards. The incident occurred at Stanton Avenue and Farragut Street in Highland Park when two officers signaled the driver for a routine traffic stop. One officer went to the driver’s door and the other to […]

November 12th, 2012 | Posted in Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Dozens of white supremacist gang members charged

HOUSTON, TEXAS — Four top leaders of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas (ABT) are among nearly three dozen alleged gang members charged in a sweeping indictment last Friday. The arrested gang members are accused of crimes ranging from capital murder to drug trafficking, according to an AP report Sunday. Few details were released […]

November 11th, 2012 | Posted in Community,Featured,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Ring of five charged in massive credit card fraud

TORONTO – Police have released further details following a two- months investigation code-named “Project Rocket”, into a massive credit card fraud by a Toronto ring. The group of five were arrested on September 27 and now face over 100 charges involving the manufacture and distribution of tens of thousands of counterfeit credit cards. According to […]

November 11th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Driver with 12 DUIs sentenced to seven years in Jail

SPOTSYLVANIA, VIRGINIA. — David Apraham, a beefy 44-year-old, convicted on 12 previous DUI’s ( Driving Under the Influence) knew the drill when Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Morris pulled him over a year ago after Apraham’s maroon pickup was seen swerving across a double-yellow line. Apraham approached the officer with his wrists together, ready to be […]

November 7th, 2012 | Posted in Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Woman who drove on sidewalk to wear “Idiot” sign

CLEVELAND — An Ohio woman caught on camera driving on a sidewalk to avoid a Cleveland school bus that was unloading children will have to stand at an intersection wearing a sign warning about idiots. A Cleveland Municipal Court judge earlier this week ordered 32-year-old Shena Hardin to stand at an intersection for two days […]

November 7th, 2012 | Posted in Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Gasman Services repair man charged with criminal fraud

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Federal police from the RCMP Commercial Crime section have urged homes and businesses on Vancouver Island and Lower Mainland where repairs to their gas works were made by Gasman Services to have them inspected by the British Columbia Safety Authority (BCSA) after criminal fraud charges were brought on October 17 against a […]

November 7th, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,More News,Top Stories | Read More »