Nova Scotia

Tip warned that Nova Scotia shooter wanted to 'kill a cop' nine years ago

Police agencies throughout Nova Scotia received a warning in May 2011 that a man named Gabriel Wortman had a collection of guns and planned “to kill a cop."

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin

Trudeau won't commit to inquiry into Nova Scotia mass shooting

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not commit to an inquiry into the Nova Scotia mass shooting, the deadliest in Canadian history.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson

Canadian woman denied right to attend mother's funeral due to coronavirus travel ban

Newfoundland and Labrador’s coronavirus travel ban is being challenged by a woman who claims she was stopped from travelling there for her mother's funeral.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin

How a small Nova Scotia lab is providing Tesla with battery research

Dalhousie University experts in Halifax, Nova Scotia are providing Tesla with top battery research and development.

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NS shooter had been reported to police for domestic abuse and illegal firearms years earlier

A former neighbor of the gunman behind Nova Scotia's mass shooting says she reported his domestic violence and inventory of firearms to the RCMP years ago.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

No new information found on missing Nova Scotia boy, search enters sixth day

Search teams still have not been able to locate a missing three-year-old boy who was last seen in his grandmother’s backyard in Truro, N.S.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin

Nova Scotia RCMP: Shooter used semi-automatic handguns, rifles, only one traces back to Canada

"The remaining guns that were recovered are believed to have been obtained from the United States," the RCMP have confirmed.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Focus turns to recovery in NS as search to find missing toddler enters third day

A Nova Scotia toddler has now been missing for three days after he was last seen in his grandmother's yard in Truro.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin

Two Nova Scotia hospitals are in lockdown for unknown reasons

Two Nova Scotia Hospitals have gone into lockdown as of Friday morning—NSHA believes situations are separate.

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Cockpit voice recorder recovered from Canadian military helicopter crash, 5 people still missing

The helicopter crashed in the ocean west of the Greek mainland on Wednesday evening.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

RCMP say NS shooter had authentic police uniform

RCMP in Nova Scotia say the mass shooter had various authentic police uniforms and are unsure how he acquired them.

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Toronto Star pins 'toxic masculinity' as a culprit in Nova Scotia massacre

This isn't the Star's first rodeo in blaming frail masculinity for a rampage. In 2018, the Star blamed the Danforth shooting in Toronto on masculinity and rejection.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Nova Scotia RCMP tells residents to stay indoors after unconfirmed reports of gun shots in two neighbourhoods

Nova Scotia RCMP has advised residents to stay indoors following reports of gun shots fired in the Haliburton area of Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

RCMP: Nova Scotia gunman's weapons likely from United States

Campbell confirmed that one weapon has been traced to Canada, but that the other weapons on the scene were likely obtained in the United States.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

RCMP releases timeline of the shooter's path through Nova Scotia

A timeline is being provided by RCMP showing the route taken by the NS shooter showing over 12 hours of travel beginning Saturday and ending Sunday morning.

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