Defendants arrested at New Mexico compound to be released

A state judge on Monday cleared the way for five defendants who were arrested on child abuse charges at a remote New Mexico compound to be released pending trial despite authorities’ suspicions that the group was training children to use firearms for an anti-government mission. Judge Sarah Backus set a $20,000 bond for each defendant […]

Man arrested, pedestrians injured as car hits barriers at U.K. Parliament

A number of people were injured when a car collided with security barriers outside London’s Parliament building on Tuesday and the driver was arrested, police said. Police said none of the injuries were life-threatening and they could not immediately determine whether the incident was terrorism-related. The car that crashed outside the Houses of Parliament is […]

Suspected Golden State Killer now faces 13 murder charges

Prosecutors added another murder charge Monday against a California serial killing suspect, boosting the number of victims to 13 in the Golden State Killer case. Former police officer Joseph DeAngelo, 72, was charged with first-degree murder in the 1975 killing of community college teacher Claude Snelling, who was shot while stopping the kidnapping of his […]

Peter Strzok, who worked on Mueller special counsel probe, fired from FBI

Peter Strzok, a longtime agent who once worked on special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, was fired by the FBI after he sent text messages criticizing President Donald Trump to a colleague. Strzok was removed from Mueller’s team a year ago after the texts were discovered. Trump’s allies have seized on the texts, saying they show […]

Warning signs global economic chaos could spread to Canada: Don Pittis

Canada’s latest job creation numbers out at the end of last week were astounding. The most recent figures for the country’s economic growth, at an annual rate of 2.6 per cent, were better than almost anyone expected. But while both U.S. and Canadian economic indicators climb to new heights, there are growing warning signs that neither will be able to […]