A Texas jury found Andrea Yates of Houston, Tex. guilty of the June, 2001, drowning deaths of three of her five young children. Yates, 37, who suffers from schizophrenia, admitted she killed all five youngsters in the family bathtub but pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
What a tremendous treat it was to read an all-good-news publication. “Games to remember: A special commemorative issue” (Cover, March 11) was a breath of fresh air, and the Back Page article by Bob Levin, “ Whore you rooting for?” an added bonus.
At the RCMP’s 140-ha farm in Pakenham, Ont., 50 km west of Ottawa, John Phillips and his team work diligently to fill a rather peculiar request.Their mission: create perfect black horses for the RCMP’s worldfamous Musical Ride program.“Black is a hard colour to obtain in North American horses,” says Phillips, who’s worked with RCMP horses for 26 years.By John Intini5 min
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