Michael ‘Creepy Porn Lawyer’ Avenatti arrested for felony for domestic violence

LOS ANGELES - Michael Avenatti, who became famous for representing Stormy Daniels in her battle with President Trump, has been arrested for felony domestic violence ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ. Our law enforcement sources say Avenatti was arrested Wednesday after a woman filed a felony DV report. We're told her face was "swollen and bruised" with "red marks" on both cheeks.(TMZ)

Five dead in six weeks in Lower Mainland gang war

VANCOUVER - The latest fatal shooting in the Lower Mainland has been linked to the region’s escalating gang activity, bringing the number of victims in the conflict to five in the past six weeks. (The Province)

Manager appointed as Surrey works to replace RCMP

SURREY - The City of Surrey, British Columbia has appointed a manager to oversee a planned transition to a municipal police force and the closure of its RCMP detachment. (The Province)

Fatal shooting in northwest Toronto

TORONTO - A man is dead after a shooting near Albion and Weston Rds., the city’s record-tying 89th homicide of the year. (Toronto Sun)

Prosecuting Ohio massacre case could take years

WAVERLY, Ohio - Prosecuting an Ohio family of four arrested in the gruesome slayings of eight people from another family could take years to conclude, a county prosecutor said as the first break in the more than two-year-old case was announced. (Fox News)

Rockets fly between Israel and Gaza

Palestinian militants bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells Monday, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war. (CBC)

Man dead after shooting in Abbotsford

ABBOTSFORD - A 19-year-old Abbotsford man is dead after a shooting incident on Monday afternoon.(The Province)

Man dead of gunshot wounds after being found at scene of Mississauga crash

MISSISSAUGA - Peel Regional Police are probing the death of a man found with a gunshot wound at the scene of a crash in Mississauga on Tuesday morning. (CP 24)

Police shoot and kill security officer who disarmed and secured shooter

CHICAGO - A suburban Chicago police officer responding Sunday to a shooting at a bar killed a security guard who was just "doing his job," an attorney for the victim's family said. An officer from Midlothian, a Chicago suburb, fatally shot Jemel Roberson, a 26-year-old security guard working at the bar, Cook County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari. (CNN)

BC gangsters busted in Winnipeg have long histories with police

Two B.C. man — one convicted in a high-profile 1982 slaying and the other as Independent Soldier gangster — have been charged in a major Winnipeg police investigation into a drug trafficking organization. (The Province)