A man accused in a shooting which sparked pandemonium at Toronto's landmark Eaton Centre was found guilty Wednesday of second-degree murder in the deaths of two men who were killed at the popular downtown mall two years ago.
Critics may see it as an easy way out, but defence lawyers argue those seeking to be declared not criminally responsible for their crimes must overcome serious hurdles at trial and may end up spending more time in custody than if they had pleaded guilty.
Four people with alleged ties to Mexican drug cartels are facing a host of drug- and weapons-related charges following a joint investigation by Edmonton police and Alberta RCMP, officials announced Wednesday.
Dalhousie University will move forward with an 'informal resolution procedure' to address 'deeply offensive' Facebook comments posted by some male fourth-year dentistry students, some about their female classmates.
Donovan McGlaughlin admits his story is hard to believe, but he wants Canadians to keep an open mind as he explains why he may have to apply as a political refugee in the country he's called home for his 60 years.