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2 hrs ago | CBC News

Man jumps out of window to escape house fire in Ottawa

A 23-year-old man suffered minor injuries after he jumped from a window to escape an east Ottawa house fire on Wednesday afternoon.

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6 hrs ago | The Independent & Free Press

Man charged in road rage incident

An Acton man faces several criminal charges after what Halton Regional Police describe as "an atrocious fit of rage while driving."

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10 hrs ago | Where Toronto

Ontario Winery Profile: Union Wines

From Pelee Island to Niagara to Prince Edward County, Southern Ontario's wine-producing pockets are home to a bounty of vintners that craft high-quality Pinot Noirs, Rieslings, Icewines and much, much more.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Canada, Prince Edward County, VA

14 hrs ago | CFRB

Charges laid in road rage incident

Charges have been laid following what Halton Region police allege was an ``atrocious fit of rage while driving`` that injured a driver and two children.

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19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Peterborough MP Dean Del Mastro to take stand in own defence today

Independent MP Dean Del Mastro is expected to take the stand in his own defence today at his election spending trial in Peterborough, Ont.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

CBC News

Toronto teacher Abshir Hassan dead, 2 injured in overnight shooting

A 31-year-old Toronto teacher who died in a triple shooting in Lawrence Heights earlier today, was slain in the same neighbourhood where he grew up and eventually taught.

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Related Topix: Canada, Violent Crime

Canada.com

Marc Emery set to be released from U.S. prison but deportation could take weeks

When the poster child for marijuana legalization is released from a U.S. prison later this week, he'll be re-entering a world where many of his ideas have taken root and in some places have sprouted right up.

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Related Topix: Prison, Marijuana, North America, Canada, World News,

CFRA

Hard-to-read drug labels cause more than eye strain, could lead to dosage errors

Instructions on an over-the-counter pill bottle are shown in Toronto on Monday, July 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: Optometry, Medicine, Canada

The Windsor Star

Windsor hammer attack victim dies; Son charged with first degree murder

Police tape surrounds Gertrude Hawley's residence at 955 Reedmere Rd. on June 26, 2014.

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Brandon Sun

Ex-Huronia residents face delays in getting case files from Ont. government

Some former residents of an Ontario institution for the developmentally disabled are facing delays in obtaining their case files from the province after settling a class-action lawsuit out of court.

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CFRB

Woman charged after dog left in hot car

A woman from Vaughan is now facing charges after leaving her dog in a hot car, while she ran into a Costco.

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Torontoist

Cheri DiNovo: Ontario NDP Must Acknowledge Election "Debacle"

The Ontario New Democratic Party needs to reclaim the socially progressive values it abandoned in the recent provincial campaign, according to one of its own MPPs.

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Brandon Sun

Toronto stock market looked set to open lower; oil was down while gold went up

The Toronto stock market looked set to open lower as traders await the start of the summer corporate earnings season to gauge the health of the North American economy, with U.S. aluminum giant Alcoa reporting earnings after markets close on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)

CBC News

Kodiak to close Terra Nova Shoes, move jobs to Ontario

Kodiak Group Holdings announced Tuesday it will cease production this fall at a boot manufacturing facility in eastern Newfoundland, and move production to a plant in Ontario.

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CBC News

3 injured in overnight shooting in Toronto's northeast

Two males and one female were taken to trauma centres after a triple shooting in the Flemington Park area of Toronto.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Canada,

The Globe and Mail

Retrofits refresh industrial spaces, ticking 'all the boxes' for tenants

Cameron Ball, left, and Larry Wolynetz are partners who are converting a large warehouse in Kitchener, Ont., into a space suited to multiple tenants.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Windsor Star

Updated: Fire breaks out at east Windsor home

Windsor Fire and Rescue on the scene of a fire on Ferndale Avenue in Windsor on July 7, 2014.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Supreme Court to rule Friday on Grassy Narrows case over logging rights

The Supreme Court of Canada is set to deliver its decision Friday on a challenge of the Ontario government's right to permit industrial logging on the traditional lands of the Grassy Narrows First Nation.

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InsideHalton.com

SIU not laying charges in Oakville police shooting

The Ontario Special Investigations Unit was called to investigate after a fatal shooting involving Halton police Nov. 17, 2013 at Oak Springs and Upper Middle roads in Oakville.

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MacLeans

Bogus refugee claimant accused of murder

When emergency crews rushed through the front door that winter night-Jan. 21, 2014-they found white tiles covered in blood and two people clinging to life.

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