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  1. Canadian stock market gains with investors take defensive postureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Courier

    ... ns of fading as the annual financial report card revealed a $19-billion deficit for the second straight fiscal year. TORONTO - Canada's main stock index ended the week on a positive note with investors taking on a more defensive posture.

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  2. Canada B763 enroute on Oct 6th 2018, plastics and ovens don't go togetherRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AVHerald

    An Air Canada Boeing 767-300, registration C-FPCA performing flight AC-10 from Calgary,AB to Toronto,ON with 218 people on board, was enroute when a burning plastic odour emanated from an oven in the mid galley. The crew turned the oven off, the odour dissipated and the flight continued to destination for a safe landing.

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  3. 2 men defrauded Shariah-compliant mortgage-holders of millions of dollars, Crown tells trialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... Nov. 2017 after he fired his lawyer. The trial of two men charged with defrauding Muslim homeowners got underway in Toronto courtroom this week with the Crown accusing the defendants of bilking their clients of millions of dollars. Omair Kalair and ...

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  4. GO train service stopped on parts of Lakeshore WestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    GO train service has stopped on parts of the Lakeshore West line Friday afternoon due to an incident near Bronte GO Station. GO Transit says trains are running between Union and Oakville stations with shuttle buses between Oakville, Bronte and Appleby stations.

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  5. Toronto Waterfront Marathon means lots of road, transit closures this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 2018 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon kicks off on Sunday with thousands of people from across the city and around the world expected downtown for the race. But if you're thinking of bringing your car downtown or using transit, expect to run into some road, TTC and GO Transit closures.

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  6. Cannabis legalization: Drug-impaired charges could lead to court...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northern Life

    ... driven while under the influence of the drug. Andrea Furlan, associate professor of medicine at the University of Toronto, says impairment levels can be affected by how cannabis is used. "The inhaled forms of cannabis reach receptors in the brain ...

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  7. Milton 'pyschic' charged with witchcraft, extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Halton Regional Police say alleged fraudsters usually rely on the victim's embarrassment to keep them from contacting police. A Milton woman - and self-declared psychic - didn't see this one coming. 1 comment

  8. Shawn Micallef: Is Jennifer Keesmaat as bold as she could be?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    July 27 was a roller-coaster day in Toronto politics, marked by the Ford government's attack on local democracy and Jennifer Keesmaat's last-minute entry into what had been a sleepy mayoral race with no high-profile challenger. For a year or more, there had been a behind-the-scenes search for just such a candidate to run against the conservative John Tory.

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  9. Faith Goldy interrupts John Tory news conference in downtown TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Faith Goldy, a white nationalist and far-right candidate for Mayor of Toronto, ambushed John Tory during a press conference Friday morning at Yonge and Bloor. Faith Goldy , a white nationalist and far-right candidate for mayor of Toronto, interrupted a John Tory press conference in downtown Toronto on Friday.

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  10. Man convicted of shooting Gabriel Nikov, 18, to death handed 16-year prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    The man convicted of manslaughter for the shooting death of 18-year-old Gabriel Nikov on a bustling downtown Toronto corner was sentenced to 16 years in prison on Friday. Bradley Cheveldayoff, 24, will serve fewer years behind bars, however, as an Ontario Superior Court justice deducted four years from the sentence for time he spent in pre-trial custody under harsh conditions.

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  11. Woman in life-threatening condition after being struck by pickup truckRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    A female pedestrian has suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a pickup truck north of Bathurst and Eglinton Friday morning. Emergency crews were called to the area of Bathurst Street and Briar Hill Avenue around 6:30 a.m. for reports a pedestrian had been struck.

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  12. Oshawa woman accused of defrauding Filipino community of over $200,000Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 28 year-old-woman is charged with fraud over $5,000, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, and possession of a counterfeit mark. Police say there may be other victims that have not come forward and are urging anyone with information to get in touch.

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  13. Majority of first-time buyers maxed out budgets to buy a home: CMHCRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ottawa Business Journal

    ... that national home sales fell for the first time in five months in September amid weakening markets in Vancouver and Toronto. The CMHC survey found that 80 per cent of homebuyers polled still believe that buying property is a good long-term ...

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  14. Canada pot stores run out of supplies, more lineupsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... per gram. Canada's legalization of cannabis has sent stocks in pot companies soaring over the past year on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges After waiting seven hours in line at a store in downtown Montreal on Wednesday, Alexandre, 30, said ...

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  15. Police warn commuters after series of bus shelter sexual assaults in PeelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    Three separate attacks allegedly occurred since late September, most recently on Wednesday, according to a news release distributed late Thursday. "The suspect approached the victims who were inside a bus shelter and proceeded to expose himself and sexually assault the victims," police said.

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  16. Letters to shoplifters threaten legal action if hundreds in damages...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com Others say the name knowingly.

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  17. GM Canada breaks ground for new Leslieville mobility campusRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... and "innovation" centre. But even though the automaker says it has done extensive community outreach, when a CBC Toronto team visited the area, some residents say it's the first they've heard of it. A community notice recently went out ...

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  18. "Watch out for the idiot behind me"Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    ... saying that has been printed on many bumper stickers . "WATCH OUT FOR THE IDIOT BEHIND ME" was printed in the Toronto (ON) Star on October 23, 1989. 23 October 1989, Toronto (ON) Star , "This bumper crop will stick it to you" by George Gamester, pg. ...

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  19. How to watch Monday's municipal election and where to get resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    CBC Toronto is running full coverage - on radio, television, the website and social media platforms - as voters in the city and 905 municipalities go to the polls next Monday. The website will track results as quickly as they come in after polls close on 8 p.m. ET on Oct. 22., while our team of writers brings you all of the reaction and explains what's next at city hall.

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  20. What it's like to get same-day shipping for your legal weed from OCSRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    "It was a pretty exciting experience for sure, to have Canada Post knock on the door and hand me a box of legal cannabis," he said. "I was pretty excited watching the tracking number show that it was being delivered today, thinking that I might be one of the very few, or even one of the firsts, to receive their order today."

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