Thousands gathered for the city of Raleigh’s motor-vehicles-free Christmas parade on Sat. Nov. 18, 2023.
Spectators and participants observed a moment of silence at the parade’s start to honor Hailey Brooks, an 11-year-old member of the CC & Co. Dance Complex troupe, who was struck by a vehicle during last year’s parade. She died of her injuries.
The City of Raleigh reversed its original decision to cancel this year’s parade, but banned the use of vehicles.
Quebec new-media entrepreneur and philanthropist Daniel Langlois has been found dead in Dominica, along with his partner Dominique Marchand.The couple had been missing for a few days. Their bodies were found in a burnt-out car according to Dominica News Online, and local sources contacted by Radio-Canada, including the resort they both managed.Local authorities are questioning four people of interest in relation to the deaths, including Jonathan Lehrer, owner of Bois Collette Inc., according to
Pauline Dutton via KING 5 Seattle/YouTubeThe family of a Washington state couple who were allegedly kidnapped and murdered by one of their tenants have expressed relief after their bodies were believed to have been found by authorities over the weekend. Karen Koep and husband Davido, both in their 60s, were reported missing on Nov. 13. Five days later, the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office announced a man had been arrested in connection with their kidnap and murder, saying that authorities had re
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE, Alta. — RCMP in Alberta say they believe a fatal shooting at a gas station happened after a dispute at the pumps escalated. Police say members from their detachment in Rocky Mountain House were called to the Sunchild First Nation Gas Station shortly before 8:30 on Sunday morning. Upon arrival, they say emergency crews tended to the male victim but he died from his injuries. Police say their initial investigation suggests the victim and a suspect got into a verbal altercatio
Paul Rytting listened as a woman, voice quavering, told him her story. It was March 2017 and Rytting offered his sympathies as 31-year-old Chelsea Goodrich spoke. A Utah attorney and head of the church’s Risk Management Division, Rytting had spent about 15 years protecting the organization, widely known as the Mormon church, from costly claims, including sexual abuse lawsuits.
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PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — A police officer testified in the first-degree murder trial of a former Saskatchewan Mountie that Bernie Herman texted his wife saying he had shot a man on the night he was arrested. Herman is on trial for the 2021 death of 26-year-old Braden Herman. The two are not related. Braden Herman's body was found in an isolated area of Little Red River Park on the outskirts of Prince Albert, Sask., that May. Bernie Herman, who was a 32-year member of the RCMP, was arrested the sam
Ukrainian soldiers have set up a Christmas tree on the road to Bakhmut and nicknamed it “the country’s main Christmas tree”, according to a photo shared by Ukrainian medic Roman Docent on Facebook on Dec. 2.
RCMP Const. Michael Wheeler has been convicted of careless use of a firearm and pointing a firearm at a person. (David Bell/CBC)An RCMP officer in Newfoundland has been convicted of careless use of a firearm and pointing a firearm at a person.According to a Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court decision released Monday, Const. Michael Wheeler was charged with pulling his police firearm and placing it against the head of a woman while "at a social gathering and consuming alcohol."The offences h
WARNING: This story contains distressing details.As Stephen Mitchell Sr. began delivering the eulogy at the funeral of his 21-year-old son and namesake last April in Toronto, he acknowledged his family's deep grief over their sudden loss."This is going to be really hard," he said. He remembered Stephen Jr. as a "great young man" who "would literally give you the shirt off his back.""We miss him terribly," Stephen Sr. recently said.Stephen Jr. died by suicide on March 25. His name is one of 14 li
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The chair of Florida's Republican Party says he will not resign over a woman's allegation that he raped her, saying in an email to supporters that he is innocent. He did not address any specifics of the accusation that has roiled the state's conservative politics. Christian Ziegler sent the statement to state Republicans on Saturday, saying that he and his wife, Bridget Ziegler, are being targeted because they are “such loud political voices.” His wife co-founded the