1 dead, 6 injured as van jumps curb in NYC Chinatown

NEW YORK - One person was killed and six others injured after an elderly man trying to parallel-park his minivan backed into a group of people near a food stand on Canal Street in Chinatown Monday, police said. (NY Post)

RCMP seize drugs, weapons from Penticton home

PENTICTON - RCMP have seized drugs and weapons from what they call a quiet Penticton home. Police executed the search warrant on Thursday after a two-week long investigation into drug trafficking. (Global News)

Secret police study finds organized crime may have laundered $1B through Vancouver real estate

VANCOUVER - The stately $17-million mansion owned by a suspected fentanyl importer is at the end of a gated driveway on one of the priciest streets in Shaughnessy, Vancouver’s most exclusive neighbourhood. A block away is a $22-million gabled manor that police have linked to a high-stakes gambler and property developer with suspected ties to the Chinese police services. (Global News)

US southern border closed as migrants clash with Border Patrol

SAN DIEGO - The U.S.-Mexico border at the San Ysidro Port of Entry was closed in both directions for more than five hours on Sunday after hundreds of migrants rushed the area, prompting federal authorities to launch tear gas in an apparent attempt to get the group to disperse. (San Diego Union Tribune)

Vancouver man gets rare three years in jail for financial fraud

VANCOUVER - A Vancouver financial fraudster convicted of selling bogus investments to several people was handed a 13-month jail sentence this week, according to the B.C. Securities Commission.It means 38-year-old Ayaz Dhanani has been sentenced in provincial court to a total of three years in 2018 for financial fraud against five victims. That is rare jail time in British Columbia for a financial fraudster. (The Province)

Robbery gang knifes man in Times Square subway station

NEW YORK - Up to seven men attacked an 18-year-old man in the Times Square subway station on Saturday morning, police said. (NY Daily News)

First caravan related violence reported in US as rocks thrown at Border Patrol

The Border Patrol reported the first major instance of migrant caravan-related violence Saturday, saying a Honduran man threw rocks at agents to try to keep from being arrested Friday in Arizona. (Washington Times)

Man allegedly killed woman hours after being released from Arizona prison

TUCSON - A man who police suspect of killing a woman the same day he was released from prison was arrested Friday at a Tucson hotel. (AZ Central)

Police: Man killed by Alabama officer was not mall shooter

HOOVER, Ala. - Protesters on Saturday marched through an Alabama shopping mall where police killed a black man they later acknowledged was not the triggerman in a Thanksgiving night shooting that wounded two people. (CTV News)
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    MISSISSAUGA - A Canada-wide arrest warrant has been issued for a 23-year-old wanted for attempted murder in Mississauga. Peel police say earlier this month, on November 10, they were called to a report of shots fired in the area of Delmonte Crescent and Brandon Gate Drive. (City News)