DryShips Stock Scheme Wipes Out Investors

After a veering wild ride that saw its value soar and sink but kept him rich the strange saga of Greek carrier DryShips owner George Economou has gotten even more bizarre with a suit charging his company and a Toronto businessman conspired to sell stocks that made them rich but left unwitting investors with worthless holdings. Read more

Ottawa – Food Distributor Charged With Sending Fake Kosher Cheese To Jewish Camps

Ottawa – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has charged a food distributor with sending cheddar cheese to Jewish summer camps falsely labeled as kosher. Read more

Toronto Jewish Centre Evacuated After Receiving A Threatening Phone Call

A Jewish centre in the city’s Annex neighbourhood has been evacuated after receiving a threatening phone call, Toronto police say. Read more

‘No Jews’ Posted In Toronto Condo Building

Toronto police are investigating a possible hate crime after anti-Semitic notes were found on the doors of several units at a condo building in the Willowdale neighborhood of the city. Read more

David Nguyen, Ecstasy and Marijuana Smuggler Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

A 40-year-old man from Toronto, Canada was sentenced to serve 10 years in federal prison Monday after he recruited couriers to smuggle MDMA, also known as ecstasy, and Canadian marijuana to a man in Massachusetts. Read more

Toronto – Police: 3 Dead, 1 Hurt In Toronto, Crossbow Found Nearby

Toronto – Toronto police say three people are dead in what they are calling a homicide that may have involved a crossbow. Read more

Suspect Killed As Possible IS Terror Plot Thwarted In Canada

TORONTO — A suspect is dead after Canada’s national police force thwarted what an official said was a suicide bomb plot. Read more

Air Canada Flight To Tel Aviv Being Diverted For Inflight Emergency

Air Canada Flight 84, which was flying from Toronto to Tel Aviv, declared an emergency south of Ireland and diverted to London, where it has made an emergency landing. Read more

Blake Leibel, Son of Toronto Developer, Charged In Death of Girlfriend

The heir to a Canadian real estate fortune pleaded not guilty to carving up his girlfriend and leaving her bloodless body behind in their West Hollywood apartment. Read more