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2 hrs ago | SooToday

Ottawa proposes shared-risk pension plans

The best way to secure retirement for more Canadians is with a third option for pension plans, and not the way Ontario is approaching the problem by expanding the Canada Pension Plan, says Kevin Sorenson, minister of state for finance, on Thursday.

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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Nagata Shachu to Present a Special Collaboration with Jeng Yi at...

On June 13, 2014 at 8:00pm, the compelling Japanese Taiko Drums of NAGATA SHACHU will join forces with Toronto's Korean drum and dance powerhouse, JENG YI at the Enwave Theatre, Harbourfront Centre .

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7 hrs ago | CBC News

Man shot dead in Vaughan, body found in parking lot

A man was found dead in the parking lot of a Vaughan strip mall on Thursday afternoon, after police received calls about multiple gunshots being fired at a cafe.

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9 hrs ago | CBC News

Investigators search for clues in Mississauga warehouse blaze

Investigators are searching for answers as to what started a fire that led to a massive explosion at an industrial warehouse in Mississauga.

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Related Topix: Fire, Canada, Explosion

10 hrs ago | Toronto.com

Top 10 Make Out Spots in Toronto

If you've only locked lips with your special someone in your bedroom, or maybe in the confines of your car, then it might be time to push your boundaries and show some passionate PDA out in the open.

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11 hrs ago | CBC News

Opera star Ben Heppner stepping away from the stage

The singer - known for his signature Tristan as well as other roles in Wagner's challenging operas, along with Verdi's Otello and Berlioz's Aeneas - revealed the news this morning.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Verdi, Canada, North America, World News

15 hrs ago | CBC News

Sammy Yatim killing: Const. James Forcillo back at work with TPS

Const. James Forcillo, charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of 18-year-old Sammy Yatim last July, has returned to work.

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19 hrs ago | BlogTO

The top 5 spring beers in Toronto for 2014

The top spring beers in Toronto are difficult to nail down for a couple reasons.

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19 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

East Toronto homeowners slapped with hefty water bills going back 7 years

Jim Barbour holds up his Easter surprise: a water bill of $5,158.43 with a due date of May 5. He is in the same boat as about 30 neighbours who received similar bills after more than six years off the water grid.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Tori Spelling other woman Emily Goodhand does exist despite TMZ assertions

On the April 22, 2014 episode of " TMZ on TV ", TMZ news director Mike Walters claimed that "[ Emily Goodhand ] doesn't exist.

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Billboard

Wiz Khalifa, Young Jeezy, Tyga to Head Out on Under the...

Wiz Khalifa will be taking Young Jeezy, Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, and Rich Homie Quan on tour this summer for his Under the Influence of Music Summer Tour.

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Related Topix: Wiz Khalifa, Hip-Hop, DJ Drama, Irvine, CA, Canada, Ontario (Ontario, CA)

The Toronto Star

Toronto airport tunnel problems known since 2012

Just days after the Toronto Port Authority said a harsh winter would push completion of the island airport tunnel into 2015, it was revealed other problems were known as far back as summer 2012 when digging began.

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The Toronto Star

Men's gold medal game big winner for Toronto pubs

Toronto pubs claimed a major victory from the Canadian men's Olympic gold medal hockey game, which drove up food and liquor sales in bars and restaurants by a whopping 877 per cent on Feb. 23rd alone, according to a new report.

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BlogTO

Google Street View now a Toronto time machine

Google Street View has taken a historical bent , one that should give us some perspective on the massive amount of development that's taken place in Toronto over the last few years.

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BlogTO

What Lawrence Avenue used to look like in Toronto

At the turn of the 20th century, the territory covered by current day Lawrence Avenue was almost entirely farmland.

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BlogTO

Where is the centre of Toronto?

There is a sign at the side of the 401 just after the cars merge from the on ramp at Brighton, Ont., heading west.

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Canada.com

Firefighter in critical condition, three injured after blaze at Toronto-area warehouse

The city's overheated real estate market has seen many older homes and buildings plowed down by bulldozers.

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CBC News

Rob Ford predicts Raptors will tie up series with Nets

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, seen speaking with reporters earlier in the day, predicts that the Raptors will tie up their playoff series with the Nets on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Toronto Raptors, Canada

CBC News

Police seek suspect in Lawrence/Morningside shooting

Police are searching for a suspect after a man in his 60s was shot in his Lawrence Avenue apartment building.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

CBC News

Ex-girlfriend testifes in sex assault trial of GTA doctors

The sexual assault trail of Dr. Suganthan Kayilasanathan and Dr. Amitabh Chauhan continues with testimony from a woman who claims to have been assaulted by Chauhan in 2003.

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