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Man seriously injured in stabbing near Yorkdale GO Station

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Man seriously injured in stabbing near Yorkdale GO Station


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Neighbourhoods north of Edmonton evacuated after CN train derails

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Woman injured in rollover crash on AL-53

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100 Women: Football offers girls a shield in Brazil's violent favelas

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Firefighters still working to contain Lost River Gorge forest fire

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Let’s chip in to help the Rohingya - Nation

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Trump plans to release of JFK assassination documents as mandated 25 years ago, despite concerns

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  • Man seriously injured in stabbing near Yorkdale GO Station
    Man seriously injured in stabbing near Yorkdale GO Station

    , cp24.com

    A man believed to be in his 50s has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed in the area of Yorkdale GO Station. Toronto police said the stabbing took place near Allen and Yorkdale roads, close to the station. One man was found suffering from serious, but non-life-threatening injuries and a weapon was located nearby, police said. Officers located a suspect a short distance away and he is currently in custody
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  • Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member
    Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member

    , azcentral.com

    A 34-year-old man was fatally shot and another was injured Saturday night by a person who was likely a member of a motorcycle club, police said. Sgt. Alan Pfohl, a Phoenix police spokesman, said a witness flagged down officers in the area of 1100 West Grant Street after that person heard several gunshots. About 10 p.m., police found one man dead from a gunshot wound and another 42-year-old man who was injured, Pfohl said
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  • 100 Women: Football offers girls a shield in Brazil's violent favelas
    100 Women: Football offers girls a shield in Brazil's violent favelas

    , bbc.co.uk

    Life in the favelas, home to almost a quarter of Rio's population, is hard. Brazil's favelas are a battleground between heavily armed drug gangs and the police. The death toll is high, and residents fear being caught in the crossfire. On average, one Rio resident is hit by a stray bullet every seven hours. A recent spike in violence comes alongside massive unemployment, as Brazil begins to emerge from the worst recession in its history
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  • Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member
    Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member

    , azcentral.com

    A 34-year-old man was fatally shot and another was injured Saturday night by a person who was likely a member of a motorcycle club, police said. Sgt. Alan Pfohl, a Phoenix police spokesman, said a witness flagged down officers in the area of 1100 West Grant Street after that person heard several gunshots. About 10 p.m., police found one man dead from a gunshot wound and another 42-year-old man who was injured, Pfohl said
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  • Police trying to identify man struck by car in New Britain
    Police trying to identify man struck by car in New Britain

    , wfsb.com

    The New Britain Police Department said they responded to a serious crash involving an unidentified male pedestrian and a car in the area of Myrtle and Curtis Streets around 12:21 a.m. on Sunday. The unidentified pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital for more treatment. Police said the unidentified pedestrian is described as a dark-skinned Hispanic male in his late 20’s or early 30’s with dark hair and standing approximately six feet tall and weighing about 200 pounds
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Violence

  • Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member
    Phoenix police: Men were likely shot by motorcycle club member

    , azcentral.com

    A 34-year-old man was fatally shot and another was injured Saturday night by a person who was likely a member of a motorcycle club, police said. Sgt. Alan Pfohl, a Phoenix police spokesman, said a witness flagged down officers in the area of 1100 West Grant Street after that person heard several gunshots. About 10 p.m., police found one man dead from a gunshot wound and another 42-year-old man who was injured, Pfohl said
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  • Trump plans to release of JFK assassination documents as mandated 25 years ago, despite concerns
    Trump plans to release of JFK assassination documents as mandated 25 years ago, despite concerns

    , baltimoresun.com

    President Donald Trump announced Saturday morning that he planned to release the tens of thousands of never-before-seen documents left in the files related to President John F. Kennedy's assassination held by the National Archives and Records Administration. "Subject to the receipt of further information, I will be allowing, as President, the long blocked and classified JFK FILES to be opened," Trump tweeted early Saturday
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