Man who fired shots near Royal Canadian Mounted Police in British Columbia is in custody

Police ordered people to take shelter in place, close their doors, and refrain from leaving their businesses or homes, according to the RCMP, after 12:26 PST reports of an active shooter driving a Ford truck. Officers and specialized units were deployed in response. No injuries were reported in the accident, according to the Royal Canadian … Read more

Brazil sidewalk collapses during parade, at least 30 people fall into river

Joinville City Council said in a statement that people fell into the Cachoeira River when a pier collapsed on Avenida Beira Rio during the Christmas opening ceremony, and the ceremony was to be interrupted for 40 minutes. Authorities said that 21 adults and 12 children were sent to local hospitals, but none were seriously injured. … Read more