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  1. Community events in and around St. John's, Saturday, September 22 to Tuesday, September 25Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Telegram

    The 15th annual Constable Sam Jeffers' Memorial Ride will start Saturdayat 10 a.m. at the Newfoundland and Labrador Police and Peace Officers' Memorial at the Confederation Building's east parking lot. The motorcycle ride will travel to Whitbourne before heading to Carbonear.

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  2. Man dead, 2 Halton officers injured in shooting in Burlington, SIU investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... two Halton Region police officers were injured in a shooting in Burlington early Saturday, according to police and Ontario's Special Investigations Unit. The SIU says it is investigating the shooting, which occurred inside an Esso gas station, ...

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  3. Braves still rolling with 4-1 win over ColtsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Recorder & Times

    The Memorial Centre scoreboard went out several times during Friday's game between the Brockville Braves and Cornwall Colts due to the storm, but you didn't need the scoreboard to know the Braves were in the driver's seat for most of the game on way to a 4-1 win. The Memorial Centre scoreboard went out several times during Friday's game between the Brockville Braves and Cornwall Colts due to the storm, but you didn't need the scoreboard to know the Braves were in the driver's seat for most of the game on way to a 4-1 win.

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  4. Tens of thousands without power following tornado in Ottawa regionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Daily Courier

    Officials are beginning to tally the damage of a tornado that ripped through the Ottawa area yesterday, sending several people to hospital and levelling buildings. Hydro Ottawa says more than 170,000 customers were without power early this morning as a result of the twister, which blew through Ottawa, Dunrobin, Ont., and Gatineau, Que., late Friday afternoon.

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  5. Officials warn no power for days after tornado strikes Ottawa regionRead the original story

    22 min ago | 680News

    People collect personal effects from damaged homes following a tornado in Dunrobin, Ontario west of Ottawa on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.

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  6. One dead following police-involved shooting in Burlington, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Daily Courier

    Ontario's police watchdog says one person is dead and two officers were shot at a gas station in Burlington. The SIU is automatically called in to investigate reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault.

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  7. SIU confirms it's investigating death of man after police-involved shooting in BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    There's a heavy police presence at scene of incident at a gas station near Appleby Line and Harvester Road. Halton police say two officers were injured during this morning's incident.

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  8. The Kingsway in Toronto is more than just an old theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | BlogTO

    Just a short walk from the Royal York subway station, the historic Kingsway Theatre still shines in all its old-timey glory. From the classic street-facing box office beneath the marquee to the lounge filled with Golden Age Hollywood paraphernalia, the theatre combines nostalgia with 21st century pricing, where weekend movie tickets will set you back $16 .

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  9. Report on truck route in worksRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    A report on the proposed designated truck route will be coming to Thunder Bay city council later this year after more public input was gathered on the plan earlier this week. The truck route would divert heavy truck traffic from Arthur Street and Dawson Road and restrict trucks to Highway 11/17 unless making a stop in the city.

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  10. Cool weather arrives in Midwest, Northeast for official start of fallRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... near Cleveland and Buffalo, New York. Just north of the border, the same system caused a tornado near Ottawa, Ontario, that injured over two dozen people, according to the Toronto Star . Strong storms brought torrential rain to northern Texas early ...

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  11. Tornado among top 'traumatic events' in Ottawa's history, will take days to restore power, mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... on the level of damage to local infrastructure. Thunderstorms with high winds and a confirmed tornado in Eastern Ontario have caused significant damage to our Merivale Station. Crews are working on restoring power as quickly and safely as possible. ...

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  12. Where to find food, supplies in Ottawa post-tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Tens of thousands of people were left without power Saturday morning after a tornado ripped through the Ottawa-Gatineau area Friday. Ottawa's mayor says it may be days before power is fully restored.

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  13. Three teens arrested after man shot and killed in WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Officers responded to reports of gunshots at 8 p.m. near a plaza just north of Steeles Ave. W. and Weston Rd. They found a 49-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds at the back of the plaza. He succumbed to his injuries shortly after.

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  14. Legalization countdown: The week in cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... our culture? Is it respectable, a bad habit, a vice, a harmless pleasure? (Will attitudes change over time? It took Ontario decades after Prohibition ended to run liquor stores like more or less normal retail stores.) The words we use all have ...

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  15. SIU investigating shooting involving Halton police at Burlington gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Ontario's police watchdog has been called in to investigate a police-involved shooting at a gas station in Burlington that left one man dead. Halton Regional Police say the incident, which happened at the Esso at Appleby Line and Harvester Road on Saturday morning, involved two officers who were taken to hospital.

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  16. Several injured as Tornado tears through Ottawa and Gatineau, Que....Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Northern Life

    A tornado ripped through the Ottawa area Friday afternoon, damaging homes and vehicles and sending several people to hospital as severe thunderstorms and high wind gusts also pounded southern Ontario. The Ottawa Hospital said in a tweet late Friday night that it was treating six people with storm related injuries, including two who were in critical condition, one with serious injuries, and the others listed as either stable or in fair condition.

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  17. Town of Gananoque selected to take home Canada 150 Rink from OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Several Canadian cities had applied to bring home an outdoor rink that was designed for the Canada 150 celebrations in Ottawa. Once the celebrations ended, Canada Heritage decided to allow other Canadian cities to apply and bring it to their city.

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  18. Seen and Heard: Water skier strikes gold in Canadian competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    ... water skiing at the World Water Ski Show Tournament . The Olympic-style competition was held in Huntsville, Ontario, earlier this month. Twenty-three-year-old Austin has been skiing since age 4. Growing up, water skiing was definitely a family ...

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  19. The top 10 places to see fall foliage in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BlogTO

    ... something extra special happens when the trees turn colour here. The combination of bright leaves and an azure Lake Ontario looks like a Group of Seven painting. Head to the beach or hike the trails that line the top of the bluffs. The Humber River ...

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  20. Police arrest 3 teens after man dies of injuries in Vaughan shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Three teens have been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man in Vaughan on Friday night, York Regional Police say. Police said a man, 49, was fatally wounded in the rear of a plaza at 3850 Steeles Avenue West.

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