May 29, 2015

Montreal mayor seeks some MLB regular-season games in 2016

The mayor of Montreal has asked MLB commissioner Rob Manfred to consider playing three or four regular-season games in the city next year. Mayor Denis Coderre met with commissioner Manfred in New York on Thursday. Coderre says six or seven teams have expressed an ...

Dec 24, 2014

Canada dismemberment killer gets life in prison

A Canadian man was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for killing and dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to schools and political parties around the country. Luka Magnotta was convicted of first-degree murder in the 2012 slaying of Jun Lin ...

Montreal mayor held in graft probe

Jun 19, 2013

Montreal mayor held in graft probe

The mayor of Canada’s second-largest city was arrested Monday, along with two former city councilors, and faces fraud and corruption charges linked to alleged mafia extortion. Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum was picked up by police at his home in the early morning hours and ...