Antioch Police ask the public to stay away from police activity near Highway 4 – CBS San Francisco

Antioch Police ask the public to stay away from police activity near Highway 4 – CBS San Francisco

ANTIOCH (CBS SF) — Authorities in Antioch on Monday afternoon asked the public to stay away from an area near State Route 4 due to police activity. The Antioch Police Department Twitter account posted about the activity shortly before 3:30 p.m., indicating that there was an incident in the Delta Fair Boulevard and Buchannan Road … Read more

is it right to let a serial killer tell his story?

is it right to let a serial killer tell his story?

It is common practice these days for serial killer programs to focus on the victims, not their killers. As the title of Me, Sharpshooter: The Washington Killers (Channel 4) suggested, that was not the case here. The six-part series is built around the testimony of Lee Malvo, one of two men who went on a … Read more

Australian man reportedly killed when explosive vest exploded

Australian man reportedly killed when explosive vest exploded

Police said they were investigating the death of a man who was allegedly killed when an explosive vest he was wearing detonated as he drove his car down a suburban street in the Australian city of Melbourne. Through ROD McGUIRK Associated Press January 24, 2022, 10:27 PM • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on … Read more

More than one in five students and staff at Toronto public schools were absent Friday

More than one in five students and staff at Toronto public schools were absent Friday

As of Friday, more than one in five students and staff were absent from Toronto public schools, underscoring the challenge associated with continuing in-person learning amid the rapid spread of the Omicron variant. The figures provide a first look at school-by-school absenteeism rates since the start of the pandemic and effectively replace the daily reports … Read more

Fraud and breach of trust trial of former BC Legislative Clerk Craig James begins

Fraud and breach of trust trial of former BC Legislative Clerk Craig James begins

The criminal fraud and breach of trust trial of former BC Legislative Clerk Craig James is set to begin in a Vancouver courtroom. James has pleaded not guilty to five criminal charges as part of an RCMP investigation into Legislative Officers spending public funds on personal expenses. Former Sergeant-at-Arms Gary Lenz, who was suspended along … Read more

Police: Gunmen kill Pakistani journalist working for local TV

Australian man reportedly killed when explosive vest exploded

Police and industry officials say gunmen on motorbikes shot and killed a Pakistani journalist in the eastern city of Lahore before fleeing the scene ThroughThe Associated Press January 24, 2022, 3:48 p.m. • 1 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article LAHORE, Pakistan – Gunmen on motorbikes shot and killed a Pakistani journalist … Read more

COVID-19 Ontario: Cases Surpass 1,000,000, Deaths Surpass 11,000

COVID-19 Ontario: Cases Surpass 1,000,000, Deaths Surpass 11,000

The number of lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ontario has exceeded 1,000,000, with deaths related to the disease totaling more than 11,000. The news comes as authorities report that 3,861 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 – up from 3,797 reported on Sunday – and 615 are being treated in intensive care, an increase of 11 … Read more

Tourist gave Nazi salute at Auschwitz during photo op: cops

Tourist gave Nazi salute at Auschwitz during photo op: cops

A Dutch tourist has been arrested for giving a Nazi salute during a photo op at the former Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in Poland, police said. The 29-year-old, who has not been publicly identified, was spotted by guards making the hateful gesture on Sunday as she stood outside the ‘Work sets you free’ gate at the … Read more

Employee beaten in Santa Rosa pharmacy Friday night robbery – CBS San Francisco

Employee beaten in Santa Rosa pharmacy Friday night robbery – CBS San Francisco

CVS surveillance footage of robbery suspects SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — A store worker was severely beaten in a Friday night robbery at a Santa Rosa pharmacy, police said Saturday. According to the police report, two men entered CVS on Mendocino Avenue shortly before 8 p.m. Friday, jumped over the counter and demanded money and … Read more

Toronto will see up to 10cm of snow Monday as road clearing efforts continue

Toronto will see up to 10cm of snow Monday as road clearing efforts continue

An additional five to ten centimeters of snow could fall in Toronto on Monday as the city continues the process of cleaning up after last week’s storm. According to a winter weather advisory, snow is expected to start in the afternoon and continue through the evening. “Southwesterly winds over Lake Ontario are ‘expected’ to increase … Read more