Crime

China suspends license of Canadian canola company

Mar 26, 2019

China has suspended the license of a second major Canadian canola exporter, a blow to a $2 billion industry that is widely seen as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei

Canadian police make arrest in kidnapping of Chinese student

Mar 26, 2019

Canadian police say they've made an arrest related to the abduction of a Chinese national studying in the Toronto area

UN team to investigate 'horrific' massacre in central Mali

Mar 26, 2019

The United Nations is deploying crime-scene investigators, human rights officers and a child protection expert to central Mali to investigate deadly inter-communal violence over the weekend that killed more than 150 people, one-third of them children

Chinese student kidnapped in Canadian condo garage

Mar 25, 2019

Canadian police say a Chinese national studying in Canada was shocked multiple times by a man with a stun gun in a violent kidnapping in the underground parking garage of his condominium north of Toronto

Norway opens probe into why cruise ship ventured into storm

Mar 25, 2019

Norwegian officials have opened an investigation into why a cruise ship carrying more than 1,370 people set sail despite storm warnings, forcing a major evacuation after a mayday call had been issued

The Latest: Mosque attacks to get top-level inquiry

Mar 25, 2019

The body of a 26-year-old Pakistani who was among 50 worshippers killed during attacks on mosques in New Zealand has arrived in home country

New Zealand to probe role of spies, guns in mosque attacks

Mar 25, 2019

New Zealand's prime minister has announced a top-level inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the massacre of 50 people in Christchurch mosques

New Zealand mosque killings spark debate over free speech

Mar 24, 2019

New Zealanders are debating the limits of free speech after their chief censor banned a 74-page manifesto written by a man accused of massacring 50 people at two mosques

Thousands attend New Zealand vigil to honor 50 mosque dead

Mar 24, 2019

Thousands of people are gathering in the New Zealand city of Christchurch to listen to prayers, songs and speeches at a vigil to remember the 50 people killed in a terrorist attack on two mosques

Family of slain boy visits Christchurch mosque as it reopens

Mar 23, 2019

The family of a slain 3-year-old boy and a Jordanian prince were among those who visited a mosque when it reopened for the first time since a terrorist killed 42 people

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