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  1. Two cars advertised for sale online stolen: Peel policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 900 CHML AM

    Peel police say two cars advertised for sale online were stolen during separate meetups on the same evening in Mississauga. According to police, the suspect and the first victim met at the seller's home near Truscott Rd. at around 6:20 p.m. on Sunday.

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  2. Toronto theatre company developing play based on Russell Williams interrogationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Now Newspaper

    ... director, Adam Seelig, says he first got the idea for the play in 2010, when Williams' case and his confession to Ontario Provincial Police Det. Sgt. Jim Smyth was making headlines. Seelig says he was amazed at the time by Smyth's ingenuity and ...

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  3. Anti-Trump Protesters Say U.S. Denied Them Entry At Canada BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Millbury

    "We went down with two cars and we were turned away at the border", he told the CBC." I'm a democratic socialist", Dyck said.

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  4. 'Cardinal' stars on the lure of the 'beautifully eerie' Canadian seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Penticton Herald

    With its chilling winter setting in northern Ontario, there's a distinctive and definitive Canadianness to the buzzy new detective drama "Cardinal," says star Billy Campbell. And that was a large lure for the Golden Globe-nominated American actor as well as co-star Karine Vanasse, who both play detectives hunting for a serial killer in the series, which premieres Wednesday on CTV.

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  5. Young, Christmas back to PacersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    ... averaged 10.5 points and 4.5 assists for the Mad Ants in their two losses at the D-League Showcase in Mississauga, Ontario. Christmas averaged 2.5 points and 3 rebounds. Additionally, the NBA announced that the Minnesota Timberwolves have purchased ...

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  6. Central Muskoka Rotary, churches Syrian refugee sponsors ready to welcome first family in JanuaryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Muskoka Today

    And Monday, representatives of the Central Muskoka Community Syrian Relief Committee confirmed that one of the two families sponsored by the group is scheduled to arrive in Bracebridge later this month. The Syrian family of four includes a mother and three sons aged 8-14 who lost their home in the conflict and lived in Egypt and Jordan for 5 years.

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  7. Sheridan men's volleyball improves playoff hopes with weekend sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InsideHalton.com

    ... and Ricky Davids had 10. Justin Kong had a match-high 22 assists. The wins moved Sheridan into sixth place in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association's West Conference. The Bruins are just two points out of third but also just two points ahead of ...

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  8. Frank Bolla, 85, touch football pioneer, Gold Gloves champRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InsideHalton.com

    Frank Bolla, who died yesterday at the age of 85 after suffering from Alzheimer's disease for the past few years, was known to many as the pioneer of touch football in Canada, having started the first organized league in Montreal in 1961. The Burlington Men's Touch Football League was formed in 1968, and Frank played in the BMTFL after moving to Hamilton in the early 1970's, and later the Golden Horseshoe Touch Football Association right up until five years ago, finally retiring as a player at age 80. For most of that time, Frank was a hard-working volunteer of touch football as a member of the executive of the GHTFA, and assisting with numerous Early Bird, regional and provincial championship tournaments that we hosted.

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  9. Westjet Encore DH8D at Toronto on Jan 14th 2017, unusual noises on final approachRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AVHerald

    A Westjet Encore de Havilland Dash 8-400, registration C-GVEN performing flight WS-3508 from London,ON to Toronto,ON with 30 people on board, was on final approach to Toronto's runway 24R descending through about 2000 feet when cabin crew heard a whistling sound followed by 2 bangs. The crew observed a cabin depressurization, declared Mayday and continued for a safe landing.

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  10. Quebec woman suing over solitary confinement 'hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Toronto Star

    ... United Nations Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council and the UN Committee against Torture. Last month, an Ontario court judge authorized a lawsuit on behalf of mentally-ill inmates who were placed in administrative segregation in federal ...

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  11. Five wanted following residential break-and-enter near Flemingdon ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    Toronto police say it happened during the daylight hours on Friday, when an apartment in the St. Dennis Dr. and Don Valley Parkway area was broken into. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

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  12. Quebec electric vehicle law sparks concern within auto industryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MacLeans

    ... driven by factors such as technology, price and the availability of charging stations. "If you look at places like Ontario and B.C., electric vehicle adoption is growing there as well as sales and its doesn't need legislation," he said. Ontario ...

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  13. Trump's busy day takes Wall Street for a rideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Stock traders are weighing the expected business-friendly benefits of a Trump presidency against the potential for economic chaos brought by protectionist trade policy. North American financial markets lost ground during President Donald Trump's first full weekday in office, as the new U.S. administration signalled that it's serious about upending the economic status quo.

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  14. Algonquin College president's pay could soar as public sector executives salary freeze endsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Algonquin College's president could qualify for a raise of up to $124,000 - a nearly 40-per-cent increase - if the college's board of governors approves a proposed executive compensation program now that the Ontario government has ended its seven-year salary freeze on public sector executives. The proposal, available online for public review on the college's website until Feb. 1, represents the maximum salary allowed for the president and was made under the Ontario Broader Public Service Executive Compensation Act, passed in September by the Ontario Legislature.

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  15. Platinum Group Metals Announces US$25 Million Bought Deal FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... BMO Capital Markets, Brampton Distribution Centre C/O The Data Group of Companies, 9195 Torbram Road, Brampton, Ontario, L6S 6H2 or by telephone at (905) 791-3151 Ext 4312 or by email at [email protected] . A copy of the prospectus ...

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  16. Airliner touched down with snow-removal equipment on airstripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SooToday

    A recent incident at the Sault Ste. Marie Airport, in which an airplane landed while snow-removal equipment was on the runway, will not be investigated, says Canada's Transportation Safety Board .

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  17. Spirit's Hayden Hodgson named Pioneer Energy OHL Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Toronto, ON The Ontario Hockey League today announced that forward Hayden Hodgson of the Saginaw Spirit is the Pioneer Energy OHL Player of the Week for the week ending January 22 after scoring five goals and one assist for six points in three games with a plus-minus rating of plus-4. Hodgson extended his point-streak to five games including a pair of multi-point performances last week helping the Spirit earn five of a possible six points on their Central Division road trip.

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  18. Terra Cotta man killed in Winston Churchill Blvd. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Halton Regional Police are investigating a fatal single motor vehicle collision that occurred Monday morning on Winston Churchill Blvd. in Halton Hills. At approximately 8:30 a.m., a southbound pickup truck left the roadway and entered the west ditch in the area of 27 Sideroad, coming to rest just before a culvert.

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  19. Disgraced London, Ont. psychiatrist blasted by College of PhysiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Stanley Dobrowolski was sent to prison in 2014 for 16 counts of sexual assault, one count of voyeurism and one count of breaching a court order. One of the most egregious cases of physician sexual abuse in recent memory at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario came to a close Monday when a discipline panel delivered a public reprimand of former London psychiatrist Stanley Dobrowolski.

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  20. Canadian pop singer Alessia Cara to play 'Saturday Night Live' in FebruaryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | 680News

    The 20-year-old pop singer from Brampton, Ont., will be the comedy sketch show's musical guest on Feb. 4. Her debut single "Here" climbed into the Top 5 of the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in early 2016 before she grabbed the Juno Award for breakthrough artist of the year. She also provided vocals for "How Far I'll Go," a song written by "Hamilton" scribe Lin Manuel Miranda for Disney's "Moana."

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