24-year-old runner dies at Montreal marathon

A 24-year-old man has died after being rushed to hospital in the middle of the Montreal half-marathon Sunday. It is unclear what cause the runner to collapse, but as Global’s Gloria Henriquez explains, one Montreal-area cardiologist says marathon deaths are…

Man in his 20s rushed to hospital during Montreal marathon

A man in his 20s was rushed to hospital in the middle of the Montreal marathon on Sunday. Urgences-Santé chief of operations Stéphane Smith said he could not confirm whether the man had died or if he had recovered. READ…

24-year-old man dies while running Montreal half-marathon

A 24-year-old man has died after being rushed to hospital in the middle of a Montreal half-marathon Sunday. The coroner’s office confirmed Monday that Patrick Neely died while taking part in the Oasis de Montreal half-marathon — a 21.1-kilometre run.…

Trial delayed for Calgary man charged in death of four year old daughter

A trial has been delayed for a man charged in the death of his four-year-old daughter in Calgary. A trial was to begin today for Oluwatosin Oluwafemi, but a defence lawyer asked for an adjournment due to a colleague’s medical emergency.…

Student’s near-death experience prompts Montreal school to implement mandatory CPR training

A group of Grade 11 students at Montreal’s St. George’s School were the first to receive mandatory training in CPR and automated external defibrillators (AED) on April 18, two years after a classmate collapsed on the school’s baseball court. “We…