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A Canadian nurse has been charged with the murder of 8 seniors

A private Ontario nursing home chain says one of its former employees is the focus of what police are calling a "multi-jurisdictional death investigation" in the southwest part of the province. "There are obviously a number of drugs that are stored and available in long-term facilities", OPP Det. Neighbours described Wettlaufer as a pleasant person, who lived alone with her dog.


Clinton and Obama: First ladies form political odd couple

Clinton and Obama: First ladies form political odd couple

Obama's tenures speak in some ways to the differences in their generations - Clinton representing the first wave of baby boomers eager to push boundaries, while Obama benefited from lessons learned, noted Carl Sferrazza Anthony, a historian at the National First Ladies Library.


With Michelle Obama on Stage, Clinton Plays Role of Warm-Up Act

With Michelle Obama on Stage, Clinton Plays Role of Warm-Up Act

Obama, their first joint appearance of the campaign. Ahead in national polls and those in key battleground states with less than two weeks before votes are counted, Clinton brought Mrs. But this is truly an unprecedented election and that's why I'm out here. Reporter: And in a sign of just how confident the Clinton campaign is feeling, politico is reporting this morning that vice president Joe Biden is on a short list of possible secretary of state picks if she is elected, George.



Jim Prentice died in a small-plane crash in British Columbia

Prentice, 60, was en route to Calgary when the twin-engine Cessna went missing from radar shortly after takeoff from Kelowna, around 9:40 p.m. PT. Investigators with the Transportation Safety Board hope to have their full investigation of Thursday night's fatal plane crash completed within one year.


Pakistan minister removed over Dawn report of civil-military rift

Pakistan minister removed over Dawn report of civil-military rift

Islamabad and the military spokesman have deemed the report a "fabrication", but subsequent moves by the government-including the Nisar-led inquiry and a temporary travel ban on the journalist who reported it-have prompted questions over why the military and government are so concerned about a "fake" story.


Five killed in gun attack on Karachi majlis

Five killed in gun attack on Karachi majlis

Two unknown assailants riding a bike opened indiscriminate firing on the people in a street next to the restaurant. Lashkar-e-Jhangvi's Al Alami faction, which targets Shi'ites and Pakistan's security forces, killed more than 60 police cadets in the southwestern city of Quetta on Monday in an attack in conjunction with Islamic State.