John Norris (C), the lawyer of suspect Raed Jaser, speaks to the media outside Old City Hall Court, following his client’s brief appearance in court in Toronto. Photograph: Reuters

Two men charged in Canada with plotting an attack on a passenger train appeared in separate courts yesterday while Iran reacted angrily to poli(...)

A VIA train  at Union Station in Toronto. US officials said the attack would have targeted a rail line between New York and Toronto, but Canadian police did not confirm that. Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters

TORONTO – Canadian police said today they had arrested and charged two men with an “al-Qaeda-supported” plot to derail a passenger train. (...)