Police K9 Tracks Car Thief After Brief Chase

Police K9 Tracks Car Thief After Brief Chase

Winnipeg Police CrestThe Winnipeg police canine unit tracked down a man Sunday morning after he took officers on a chase in a stolen car.

The suspect was spotted at around 5 a.m. in the area of Sargent Avenue and Young Street. Two cruisers attempted to stop the vehicle, but the man manoeuvred around them and drove up on a boulevard and through front yards of homes to avoid police.

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Amazon Says It Received 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters

Amazon Says It Received 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters

By Joseph Pisani, The Associated Press

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In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, an Amazon employee gives her dog a biscuit as the pair head into a company building, where dogs are welcome, in Seattle. Amazon says it received 238 proposals from cities and regions hoping to be the home of the company’s second headquarters. The online retailer kicked off its hunt for a second headquarters in September, promising to bring 50,000 new jobs. It will announce a decision sometime in 2018. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Amazon said today that it received 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico hoping to be the home of the company’s second headquarters.

The online retailer kicked off its hunt for a second home base in September, promising to bring 50,000 new jobs and spend more than $5 billion on construction.

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Neighbourhoods North of Edmonton Allowed to Go Home After CN Train Derails

Neighbourhoods North of Edmonton Allowed to Go Home After CN Train Derails

By The Canadian Press

Edmonton Derail
Police block the road near the site of a train derailment north of Edmonton Alta, on Sunday October 22, 2017. Residents were evacuated from two subdivisions, affecting approximately 46 homes in the Sturgeon Valley area. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson)

ST. ALBERT, Alta. – Residents from dozens of homes who had to leave their homes on Sunday after a train carrying crude derailed north of Edmonton were quickly allowed to return.

CN Rail says 12 rail cars carrying crude oil derailed Sunday afternoon in Sturgeon County.

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