National News - Kelowna Daily Courier http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:50:26 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb RCMP lay charges against Dutch man in case of dead B.C. teen Amanda Todd http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/rcmp-lay-charges-against-dutch-man-in-case-of-dead-b.c.-teen-amanda-todd.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/rcmp-lay-charges-against-dutch-man-in-case-of-dead-b.c.-teen-amanda-todd.html VANCOUVER - Five charges including child pornography, extortion, criminal harassment and Internet luring have been laid by RCMP against a man in the Netherlands in connection with the Amanda Todd case, an online bullying story that captured millions across the world.]]> rharvey@tricubemedia.com (James Keller and Keven Drews, The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:51:37 +0000 Sister of man stabbed in Regina mall attack says he was lucky despite wounds http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/sister-of-man-stabbed-in-regina-mall-attack-says-he-was-lucky-despite-wounds.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/sister-of-man-stabbed-in-regina-mall-attack-says-he-was-lucky-despite-wounds.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:34:39 +0000 Toronto Mayor Rob Ford holds official launch of re-election campaign http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/toronto-mayor-rob-ford-holds-official-launch-of-re-election-campaign.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/toronto-mayor-rob-ford-holds-official-launch-of-re-election-campaign.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (Adam Miller, The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:09:02 +0000 Lewis Cardinal suspends federal run for NDP, citing personal, health reasons http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/lewis-cardinal-suspends-federal-run-for-ndp-citing-personal-health-reasons.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/lewis-cardinal-suspends-federal-run-for-ndp-citing-personal-health-reasons.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:41:25 +0000 Canadian Press NewsAlert: RCMP lay charges against Dutch man in Amanda Todd case http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/canadian-press-newsalert-rcmp-lay-charges-against-dutch-man-in-amanda-todd-case.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/canadian-press-newsalert-rcmp-lay-charges-against-dutch-man-in-amanda-todd-case.html VANCOUVER - RCMP have laid pornography, extortion and Internet luring charges against an unnamed man in the Netherlands in connection with the Amanda Todd case. The 15-year-old British Columbian killed herself in October 2012, shortly after detailing her harassment on a YouTube video watched by millions around the world.]]> rharvey@tricubemedia.com (The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:21:30 +0000 Astronaut Chris Hadfield thrills B.C. kids by flying paper airplanes http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/astronaut-chris-hadfield-thrills-b.c.-kids-by-flying-paper-airplanes.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/astronaut-chris-hadfield-thrills-b.c.-kids-by-flying-paper-airplanes.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:21:27 +0000 'We will never recover from this:' father of Calgary mass-murder suspect http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/we-will-never-recover-from-this-father-of-calgary-mass-murder-suspect.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/we-will-never-recover-from-this-father-of-calgary-mass-murder-suspect.html CALGARY - The father of a man charged with killing five young people in Calgary this week says his family would give anything to bring them back.]]> rharvey@tricubemedia.com (Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:13:06 +0000 AC/DC guitar stolen in dirty deed from B.C. restaurant: RCMP http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/ac/dc-guitar-stolen-in-dirty-deed-from-b.c.-restaurant-rcmp.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/ac/dc-guitar-stolen-in-dirty-deed-from-b.c.-restaurant-rcmp.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:50:48 +0000 Arrest made in Netherlands in Amanda Todd case, Dutch broadcaster reports http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/arrest-made-in-netherlands-in-amanda-todd-case-dutch-broadcaster-reports.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/arrest-made-in-netherlands-in-amanda-todd-case-dutch-broadcaster-reports.html VANCOUVER - A 35-year-old man is in a Dutch jail accused of using webcam footage to blackmail dozens of victims around the world, including British Columbia teen Amanda Todd, who turned to suicide after she was exploited online, a broadcaster in the Netherlands reports.]]> rharvey@tricubemedia.com (James Keller, The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:25:06 +0000 Corruption scandal allegations hang over swearing-in of Quebec Liberals http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/corruption-scandal-allegations-hang-over-swearing-in-of-quebec-liberals.html http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/national-news/corruption-scandal-allegations-hang-over-swearing-in-of-quebec-liberals.html rharvey@tricubemedia.com (Jocelyne Richer, The Canadian Press) National News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:24:59 +0000