The application to drop charges against Jujhar Khun-Khun, Jason McBride and Michael Jones was dismissed Monday by BC Supreme Court Justice Allan Betton. He will be providing his reasons in the days to come. With that squared away, the second week of the estimated 10-month trial got underway Monday. On Aug. 14, 2011 downtown Kelowna was thrown into chaos when a vehicle carrying some known Vancouver area gangsters was gunned down.
A West Kelowna restaurateur is throwing in the towel after two years of attacks to his business. Luke Sumpantarat announced the closure of Thai Fusion his week, after it had been found riddled with bullet holes. "We do this with a heavy heart and no small amount of apprehension, but the time has come, after so many attacks of vandalism, for us to make a concrete decision," said Sumpantarat.
There was no safe space within the SUV that became Kelowna’s most notorious crime scene Aug. 14, 2011. As week three of the trial looking into the murder of Red Scorpion gang leader Jonathan Bacon and the attempted murder of four others got underway, Daisy Wong, a forensic firearms expert with the RCMP, showed the court images of the Porsche Cayenne in the aftermath of the shooting. Wong said there were 38 bullet entry points on the SUV, and one bullet hole that exited.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
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A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".