Avenging the Death of Qassem Soleimani

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Wedding crashers beat groom to death during his reception, police say

Two brothers were behind bars on suspicion of murder Tuesday, police said, after they crashed a wedding and beat the groom to death during the reception over the weekend in Chino.Chino police responded to reports of a fight at a home in the 13300 block of Oaks Avenue about 2:30 a.m. Sunday. When they arrived, they found two victims of battery with minor injuries. But witnesses told police there...

Haringey stabbing: Fourth man knifed to death in five days in London

A man has been stabbed to death in north London, in what is the fourth violent killing in the capital in five days. Police were called to a residence in Haringey where a fight had reportedly broken out on Monday evening. They found a man in his forties suffering from a knife wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Download the new Indpendent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the...

Haringey stabbing: Murder probe after man in his 40s knifed to death in north London

A man has died after being stabbed in north London. Police were called to a residential address in Boyton Road, Haringey, just after 6pm to reports of a fight. A man, aged in his 40s, was found suffering from a stab injury. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers are informing his next of kin. Formal identification and a post-mortem examination will take place in due course. A man was...

Death of a deli: Yitz’s latest casualty in Toronto’s race to bury its culinary past

Barry Silver, owner of Yitz’s, a Jewish delicatessen and catering shop in a traditionally Jewish nook of north Toronto, sat sipping on a Coke Zero on a late November afternoon while Yitz’s manager, Claudio Araujo, sat next to him, pondering the question his boss had just posed: “Who is the bulldog here, and who is the pussycat?”“I am the bulldog,” Araujo said, firmly, after a short...