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Homicide investigation underway after two people found dead in Surrey, B.C. home

SURREY, B.C.—Homicide detectives say they’re investigating after two people were found dead inside a home in Surrey, B.C. RCMP officers discovered the bodies when they arrived at the home Thursday evening, then called the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team to lead the probe. Const. Harrison Mohr with the investigation team says early evidence suggests one of…

Nuclear fortress: Major upgrades underway at Russian home port for strategic submarines of the Pacific Ocean

A top-secret seaport in Kamchatka, home to some of Russia’s most-valuable attack and strategic submarines, is getting a major upgrade of its facilities. Massive 50-meter-high moles will make it more efficient and defensible. Vilyuchinsk is a small city in Russia’s Far-Eastern region of Kamchatka located just 20 km from the provincial capital Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The location…

Trial of Quebec man accused of killing his partner and stranger underway

SAINT-JEROME, QUE.—The trial of a Quebec man accused of murdering his partner and killing another man for a getaway vehicle began Friday at a courthouse north of Montreal. Crown prosecutor Steve Baribeau told the jury Ugo Fredette couldn’t accept the end of his relationship with Veronique Barbe, 41, so the accused allegedly stabbed her 17…