Monday, October 18, 2021

Grammy-nominated rapper shot dead in L.A.

LOS ANGELES - Nipsey Hussle, the skilled and respected rapper who earned a Grammy nomination this year for his major-label debut and was heavily respected in South Los Angeles where he grew up, has died, authorities said. He was 33. (Toronto Sun)

Four wounded after shooting at Raptors celebration parade

TORONTO - There were multiple reports of gunshots and stampeding at around 3:45 p.m. as hundreds of thousands of people were jammed into the square for a rally celebrating the team’s NBA Championship win.(CP 24)
  • 4 people shot during Raptors rally at Nathan Phillips Square
  • Gunman opens fire at Halloween party, four dead, several more wounded

    ORINDA, Ca. - A gunman killed four people and injured several others in a mass shooting at an off-campus college Halloween party in an Airbnb in California. Police rushed to Lucille Way, Orinda County, at around 11pm on Thursday, where more than 100 young people had been partying in a rented property. (Daily Mail)

    Man dead after shooting in Hillcrest area of Toronto

    TORONTO - A 35-year-old man is dead after multiple shots were fired in the city’s west-end. Shots rang out around 9 p.m. in the parking lot behind a residential building near St. Clair Ave. W. and Winona Dr. — near Oakwood Ave. — Wednesday night. When police arrived, the victim was found with multiple gunshot wounds. (Toronto Sun)

    Man gunned down behind the wheel in North York

    TORONTO - A driver is dead after being gunned down behind the wheel in North York late Wednesday. Toronto Police were called around 11:30 p.m. to Khedive Ave., in the Bathurst St. and Ranee Ave. area, north or Lawrence Ave. (Toronto Sun)