| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Cops in Germany have captured Luka Magnotta, Canada’s porn-star zombie cannibal.
Yeah, that’s a mouthful, in more ways than one.
The so-called 'Canadian Psycho' ended his international run from the law in a cyber café in a Berlin’s gay...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 10:36 AM
VANCOUVER -- What appeared to be a human hand and foot were sent separately to two area schools, Vancouver police said Tuesday.
The first package, containing what was thought to be a hand, was delivered to False Creek Elementary School, while the second,...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:14 PM
A severed hand and foot were mailed to two Vancouver schools Tuesday afternoon, but police said it's not clear if the packages are connected to the recent dismemberment of a Montreal student, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:21 PM
In a lush meadow overlooking his southern Quebec farmstead, Ghyslain Boisclair was enjoying a picnic with his family — that is until the moment a neighbor came running toward them, shouting excitedly in French.
Quickly, the Boisclairs packed up...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 3:57 PM
A human head found in a Montreal park this week belongs to Jun Lin, the Chinese university student killed and dismembered in May, police said Wednesday.
The remains were discovered Sunday in Angrignon Park, and police had been waiting since then for them...
| Jun 18, 2010
At least in Canada, many young people seem to think hookahs and other water pipes are safer than cigarettes, researchers say.
For a study that appears in the current issue of the journal Pediatrics, scientists in Montreal mailed questionnaires in 2007...
| Jun 21, 2009
Adele can't contain herself. Nothing new there. The hot young British soul singer is, by her own account, "pretty mouthy." But learning that she will share the bill with her idol, Etta James, at the Hollywood Bowl next Sunday has sent her over the moon....
| Jun 19, 2009
Nic Fiore, one of America's most influential ski instructors and a legendary figure at Yosemite's Badger Pass ski area, where he taught skiing for more than 50 years, has died. He was 88.
Fiore, who underwent heart surgery in 2004 and had a stroke in...
| Jan 20, 2010
Kate McGarrigle, the Canadian singer and songwriter who, with her sister Anna, recorded a string of critically acclaimed albums of literate and wistfully romantic homespun songs and then became the proud matriarch of an extended folk-rock-pop musical...
| Nov 12, 2008
| 2:09 PM
An obese inmate who goes by the nickname "Big Mike" has been granted early parole because a Canadian prison could not accommodate his 430-pound frame.
Michel Lapointe, 37, was released from prison earlier this week after serving 25 months in Montreal's...
| May 4, 2010
| 4:28 PM
County Administrator Brenda Garton has spent $8,551 this budget year traveling to four conferences. That's more than double the budget for her travels to conferences, which is $4,200 this budget year. In the county's budget, Garton's budget for...