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Queens County teen charged with criminal harassment for alleged cyberbullying

Queens County teen charged with criminal harassment for alleged cyberbullying

The 16-year-old boy was arrested Thursday after another male contacted police.

Trenton family forced from home by fire

The Red Cross is helping the family of five.
Outrage after judge ends ‘extremely serious’ sex assault case because of delays

Outrage after judge ends ‘extremely serious’ sex assault case because of delays

Lucille Harper, executive director of the Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, warned the ruling could discourage survivors of sexual assault from coming forward.
JOHN DeMONT: Every life needs a little natural wonder

JOHN DeMONT: Every life needs a little natural wonder

A mystery, something to wonder about, is a good thing in this life where so little is unexpected and left up to the imagination.
Trial delays derail ‘extremely serious’ sex assault case against N.S. professor

Trial delays derail ‘extremely serious’ sex assault case against N.S. professor

The judge blamed the delays in part on the RCMP's failure to ‘act on a timely basis.’
Dartmouth man granted bail on murder charge for third time

Dartmouth man granted bail on murder charge for third time

Damarqus Shane Beals, 28, is awaiting trial next month on a charge of second-degree murder in the January 2011 stabbing of Keya Simon, 19, outside a party at her sister's apartment in north-end Dartmouth.
Coast guard employee facing child porn charges found dead in N.B.

Coast guard employee facing child porn charges found dead in N.B.

Julien Pierre Marceau, 55, of Fredericton failed to show up for a preliminary inquiry in Dartmouth provincial court April 3. Authorities in Nova Scotia received word later that day that Marceau had died.
Russian violinist speaks out: ‘I often heard that all gays should be destroyed’

Russian violinist speaks out: ‘I often heard that all gays should be destroyed’

Artem Kolesov, who recently came out online to show other young gay people they aren’t alone, will perform with his string quartet in Halifax this weekend. But the 23-year-old prodigy doesn’t know if his older brother who lives here will show up for the concert.
CHRIS COCHRANE: Hockey Nova Scotia all about the growth of opportunities

CHRIS COCHRANE: Hockey Nova Scotia all about the growth of opportunities

By any measurement, Hockey Nova Scotia can look back over the past few months with a sense of accomplishment.
Halifax pooch placed on wrong flight and missing for two days found in Hamilton

Halifax pooch placed on wrong flight and missing for two days found in Hamilton

The dog's owners say Cooper — a golden Labradoodle — was supposed to be flown on a WestJet flight from Halifax to Deer Lake, N.L.