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Quebec shooting suspect rented flat near mosque massacre scene

Feb 1, 2017

Quebec shooting suspect rented flat near mosque massacre scene

The French-Canadian student accused of killing six people during evening prayers in a Quebec City mosque had rented an apartment nearby, neighbors said on Tuesday, a sign he may have been targeting the house of worship. Alexandre Bissonnette, 27, was charged on Monday with ...

Despite tough rules in Canada, illegal guns within reach

Jan 31, 2017

Despite tough rules in Canada, illegal guns within reach

Canada’s gun control laws ban dozens of assault rifles, but some permitted firearms are easily modified for greater damage, and more lax regulations in the United States make smuggled weapons accessible, experts said after a rare Canadian mass shooting on Sunday. A man was ...

Washington first state to sue Trump over 'unlawful' immigration order

Jan 31, 2017

Washington first state to sue Trump over 'unlawful' immigration order

Washington state’s attorney general said Monday he is suing President Donald Trump over his executive order that suspended immigration from seven countries with majority-Muslim populations and sparked nationwide protests. The move makes Washington the first state to announce a legal action against the Trump ...