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Man sentenced to 22 years for sexual abuse of six boys in northern Manitoba

THOMPSON, Man. — A man has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for sexually abusing six boys and showing pornography to them and other boys in a northern Manitoba community.

Arizona history-Dec. 5-11

Sunday, Dec. 5 On this date in 1873, a Telegraph Ball was held in Tucson to celebrate completion of the first military telegraph to the town.

Florida man charged with killing 21-year-old woman in 1983

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man who had long been considered a person of interest in the killing of a 21-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested after 38 years, officials said.

Key findings of the Ontario auditor general's annual report

TORONTO — Ontario's auditor general released her annual report of value-for-money audits Wednesday, covering a range of issues.

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Yankton Press & Dakotan. November 29, 2021.
Ontario auditor to examine COVID-19 support for business, PPE supply in annual report

Ontario auditor to examine COVID-19 support for business, PPE supply in annual report

TORONTO — Ontario's auditor general is set to release her annual report today, including a look at the province's supply of personal protective equipment and its COVID-19 supports for businesses.
Wife of drug kingpin 'El Chapo' gets 3 years on US charges

Wife of drug kingpin 'El Chapo' gets 3 years on US charges

The wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire.

Medical cannabis registration events coming up in WVa

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Office of Medical Cannabis is holding registration events in several cities in the coming days.

NC General Assembly wraps up most of its 2021 work

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina General Assembly wrapped up late Monday nearly all of its work for the calendar year, although vetoes, redistricting rulings or other items could bring lawmakers back to Raleigh for more activity within weeks.
Famed Australian Indigenous actor David Gulpilil dies at 68

Famed Australian Indigenous actor David Gulpilil dies at 68

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s most acclaimed Indigenous actor, David Gulpilil, has died of lung cancer, a government leader said on Monday. He was 68 years old.