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Atlanta boy abducted from driveway says he sang gospel song until his kidnapper freed him

winnipegfreepress.com — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION ATLANTA - A 9-year-old boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man released him.
RT @mikeoncrime: Atlanta boy abducted from driveway says he sang gospel song until his kidnapper freed him. STORY: shar.es/T8Bai
Atlanta boy abducted from driveway says he sang gospel song until his kidnapper freed him. STORY: shar.es/T8Bai

Calgary man charged with voyeurism, luring 14-year-old neighbour

winnipegfreepress.com — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION CALGARY - A Calgary man has been charged with voyeurism and luring a 14-year-old girl through the Internet. Earlier this month, a 14-year-old girl complained about inappropriate text messages being sent to her.
Calgary man charged with voyeurism, luring 14-year-old neighbour. STORY: shar.es/T8RVg

While Habs rest, Bruins and Red Wings continue first-round battle

winnipegfreepress.com — DETROIT - Even when the Red Wings stole Game 1 on the road against the Boston Bruins, Detroit defenceman Brian Lashoff and his teammates expected things to get tight and for the series to go long. "We knew it wasn't going to be easy," Lashoff said.
RT @CdnPress_Sports: While Habs rest, Bruins and Red Wings continue first-round battle. By Stephen Whyno (@SWhyno) shar.es/T8w2e

Couillard officially becomes Quebec premier and names his cabinet

winnipegfreepress.com — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION QUEBEC - Philippe Couillard has officially become Quebec premier after being sworn in at a ceremony this afternoon. His deputy premier will be Lise Theriault, who will also be public security minister. Rookie politician Carlos Leitao has been named finance minister.

Extradition in Amanda Todd case could come before Dutch trial: prosecution

winnipegfreepress.com — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION VANCOUVER - Dutch prosecutors says the possible extradition of a man accused of using the Internet to target underage girls, including B.C. teen Amanda Todd, won't necessarily have to wait until after his trial in Holland.
RT @ByJamesKeller: UPDATED: Extradition in Amanda Todd case could come before Dutch trial: prosecution - bit.ly/1rmLyPp
UPDATED: Extradition in Amanda Todd case could come before Dutch trial: prosecution - bit.ly/1rmLyPp
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Group home admits lapse on sex offender

winnipegfreepress.com — Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION Lack of supervision led to alleged crime A Winnipeg group home admits it failed to properly supervise a convicted sex offender who allegedly molested a young boy during an outing to a St. Vital pool last week.
Winnipeg group home fires worker after sex offender taken to pool, allegedly molests boy. My STORY: shar.es/TIOnu