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Missing bell costly

EDMONTON—What started as a stop for not having a bell on a bike turned into almost 20 charges for an Edmonton man.

Police stopped the 25-year-old for riding on the sidewalk and not having the bell.

Police said he gave them a false name, so he was arrested for obstruction of justice.

While officers were trying to arrest the man, a knife fell out of his pants.

Suspect dead, 10 injured in hammer attack at aboriginal government office in Canada

LILLOOET, B.C. — Police say a man has walked into an aboriginal government office in British Columbia and attacked the people there, leaving 10 injured, some critically.

Police say the suspect was restrained when they arrived and died some time after the Wednesday attack.

Trio charged in killings

SAN FRANCISCO—A California prosecutor said yesterday he has filed murder charges that could lead to the death penalty for three young transients accused of gunning down a backpacker from Quebec and a yoga instructor walking his dog.

The three arrived in California yesterday evening and were taken to Marin County jail, the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said.

Fahmy to meet the press

TORONTO—Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy planned to attend a news conference hosted by Canadian Journalists for Free Expression today at Ryerson University in Toronto.

The former Al-Jazeera journalist, who was arrested in Egypt in 2013 with two colleagues and detained on terror-related charges, arrived in Toronto on Sunday.

Wage gap targeted

TORONTO—Ontario’s Liberal government says it will hold hearings across the province to get feedback on ways to close the wage gap between men and women.

Nearly 30 years after Ontario passed legislation requiring “equal pay for work of equal value,” women still earn between 12 and 31 percent less then men.