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A joint US-Canadian investigation results in the seizure of a record 274 guns

Feb. 22, 2024 17:20 PM EST

ORILLIA, Ontario (AP) — A joint investigation by Canadian police and U.S. law enforcement has led to what they call a record-breaking gun bust with 274 illegals guns being seized. Ontario Provincial Police said Thursday the investigation with U.S. Homeland Security resulted in...

Student, 18, charged with plotting deadly shooting at his Southern California high school

Feb. 14, 2024 21:35 PM EST

ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — An 18-year-old student authorities say had researched school shootings and had an arsenal of guns at his home was charged Wednesday with planning to attack a Southern California campus. Sebastian Villasenor of Eastvale was charged with five counts of...

Waste Connections: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 13, 2024 17:22 PM EST

ONTARIO, Ontario (AP) — ONTARIO, Ontario (AP) — Waste Connections Inc. (WCN) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $126.8 million. On a per-share basis, the Ontario, Ontario-based company said it had net income of 49 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were...

Ex-Mountie intelligence official sentenced to 14 years for breaking Canada's secrets law

Feb. 07, 2024 13:29 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A judge Wednesday sentenced a former senior intelligence official in Canada’s national police force to 14 years in prison for breaching the country's secrets law. Cameron Jay Ortis led the Royal Canadian Mounted Police’s Operations Research group, which...

Police apologize to woman at center of 2018 sexual assault case that has rocked Canadian hockey

Feb. 05, 2024 23:06 PM EST

LONDON, Ontario (AP) — The police chief of London, Ontario, issued a public apology on Monday to a woman who says she was sexually assaulted by five hockey players on Canada's 2018 world junior team — including four now currently in the NHL — for the length of time it took to complete an...

U.S. sportsbooks won't take bets on possible Taylor Swift appearance at the Super Bowl

Feb. 02, 2024 12:34 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fans have been wondering for days whether Taylor Swift will make it to the Super Bowl next week to cheer on boyfriend Travis Kelce and the Kansas City Chiefs and, if so, how many times she'll show up on TV during the game. They can speculate all they want, but they won't be able...

Cal Foote of the New Jersey Devils has been charged in a 2018 sexual assault case in Ontario, his lawyers say

Jan. 30, 2024 19:17 PM EST
LONDON, Ontario (AP) — Cal Foote of the New Jersey Devils has been charged in a 2018 sexual assault case in Ontario, his lawyers say.

Michael McLeod of the New Jersey Devils has been charged with sexual assault in a 2018 case in Ontario, his lawyers say

Jan. 30, 2024 17:18 PM EST
LONDON, Ontario (AP) — Michael McLeod of the New Jersey Devils has been charged with sexual assault in a 2018 case in Ontario, his lawyers say.

CVB Financial: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Jan. 24, 2024 17:19 PM EST

ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — CVB Financial Corp. (CVBF) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $48.5 million. The bank, based in Ontario, California, said it had earnings of 35 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 39 cents...

Canadian police charge man accused of selling deadly substance with 14 new murder charges

Dec. 12, 2023 12:48 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police said Tuesday they are charging a man with 14 counts of second-degree murder along with the previously announced 14 charges of aiding suicide for allegedly selling lethal substances on the internet to people at risk of self harm. An international...