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Police evacuate Ubisoft's Montreal office building after hoax hostage call

14 Nov 2020

MONTREAL Police on Friday evacuated a building housing French video game maker Ubisoft's Montreal offices after receiving a hostage call which turned out to be a hoax. | Video

Canada police say six ricin-laced letters sent to U.S., including White House

22 Sep 2020

LONGUEUIL, Quebec Canadian police on Monday searched an apartment in a Montreal suburb linked to the woman arrested for sending a ricin-filled envelope to the White House and to five other addresses in Texas, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said. | Video

Haitian asylum seekers, fearing U.S. deportation, pour into Canada

04 Aug 2017

HEMMINGFORD, Quebec Hundreds of Haitians are streaming across the U.S. border into Canada, fearing deportation by U.S. President Donald Trump, according to aid workers and Quebec officials who have opened Montreal's Olympic Stadium to help process the influx. | Video

FBI says probing Michigan airport stabbing as 'act of terrorism'

22 Jun 2017

DETROIT/MONTREAL The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday it was investigating as an act of terrorism the stabbing of a police officer inside the main terminal of a small airport in Flint, Michigan. | Video

'I need to be safe' - Crossing into Canada from the U.S.

22 Mar 2017

HEMMINGFORD, Quebec A Sudanese man hopped out of a taxi just before daybreak, a duffle bag slung over his shoulder as he headed for the U.S. - Canadian border.

Eight people flee U.S. border patrol to seek asylum in Canada

18 Feb 2017

(This version of the story corrects headline and first paragraph to eight people from nine.)

Nine people flee U.S. border patrol to seek asylum in Canada

17 Feb 2017

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. Nine asylum-seekers, including four children, barely made it across the Canadian border on Friday as a U.S. border patrol officer tried to stop them and a Reuters photographer captured the scene.

The art of becoming Santa

18 Nov 2016

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN Randy Schneider has considered himself a professional Santa since 1999 when he found himself at a JCPenney store buying a beard and boots.

Montreal begins controversial sewage dump into St. Lawrence River

11 Nov 2015

MONTREAL Montreal, Canada's second-largest city, began dumping untreated sewage into the St. Lawrence River on Wednesday, angering environmentalists with a repair operation that could release as much as 8 billion liters (2.1 billion gallons) of wastewater into a major waterway. | Video

Montreal begins huge, controversial sewage dump into St. Lawrence River

11 Nov 2015

MONTREAL, Nov 11 The Canadian city of Montreal began a controversial dump of untreated sewage into the St. Lawrence River early on Wednesday, angering environmentalists with a repair operation that could release as much as 8 billion liters (2.1 billion gallons) of wastewater into a major waterway.

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