Author: Scott Fox

The Wet Summer We Just Had Means Fall Ontario Apples Will Be Some Of The Best Ever

It’s almost Fall and that means it’s apple picking season in southern Ontario. Ontario’s apple crop volume is expected to be about 20% lower this year compared to last because of the 2016 drought. However, the apples we do get

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Need A Vacation But Nervous About Going To The Caribbean? Read This List Of US Travel Destinations

If you’re ready for a vacation but all of these hurricanes have you nervous about hitting the Caribbean, this might be good information for you.  WalletHub looked at 150 of the most populated cities in the US to try and find

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Hurricane Jose Will Start Impacting Canada Today – Maria Is Heading For Puerto Rico

Warnings and watches lit up across the Caribbean yesterday as Hurricane Maria gained strength and roared toward many of the same islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma.  Maria grew to a Category 5 yesterday with maximum sustained winds of 160 mph

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Toys R Us Has Filed For Bankruptcy Protection

Last night Toys ‘R’ Us filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US and will do the same in Canada under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act.  In a statement, the company said it intends to use bankruptcy proceedings “to restructure

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Canadian Government Powerless To Stop US Customs From Searching Your Cell Phone Or Laptop

Canada’s privacy czar says Canadians should start thinking about leaving their cell phones, computers or other electronic devices at home, if they aren’t comfortable with having US Customs and Border Protection officers inspect their contents. Privacy commissioner Daniel Therrien told

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Could You Eat This Whole Foot-Long, Two-Pound Taco?

National Taco Day is coming up on October 4th so a Mexican restaurant called Margaritas has created the ‘Taco Gigante’.  The restaurant is promoting a contest that involves customers attempting to take down a massive 12-inch-long, two-pound taco that’ll only

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Firefighters Had To Free A Man Who Stuck His Junk In A Gym Weight Plate

Firefighters in Germany have posted a warning to others after they were called to a hospital to free a man who had trapped his genitals in the hole of a gym weight plate.  Once the guy had suffered the embarrassment

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Hurricane Maria Is Now In The Caribbean – Expected To Become A Category 4

Here we go again. As New York and Massachusetts prepare to take a side-swipe from Hurricane Jose late this week or early next week, forecasters are now warning about Hurricane Maria. It is expected to strengthen rapidly. It could landfall

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[Video] Winners And Highlights From The 2017 Emmy Awards

The 69th prime time Emmy Awards were handed out last night. A full list of winners is posted below. The drama ‘This Is Us’ may have won the hearts of viewers but it didn’t win an Emmy for best drama. That

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Lady Gaga Postpones Her Entire European Tour Due To Severe Pain

Live Nation has announced the European leg of Lady Gaga’s ‘Joanne’ world tour is postponed until next year. The release says Gaga is battling extreme pain and is under the care of medical professionals who recommended the tour be postponed.

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The Next WhatsApp Update Will Allow You Unsend Messages

For anyone who uses the app ‘WhatsApp’ a major change has been introduced. The new update will allow you to ‘unsend’ messages.  There is a catch … you only get five minutes from when the message is sent to delete

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Jolt Cola Is Coming Back To Stores This Month

The drink responsible for caffeinating a generation, Jolt Cola is returning to store shelves.  The carbonated energy drink has announced that the beverage which boasts the slogan, “all the sugar and twice the caffeine,” will initially only be stocked exclusively

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North Korea Test Fired Another Missile Over Japan Last Night

North Korea has conducted its longest-ever test flight of an intermediate range ballistic missile. Once again, this one was fired over Japan. South Korea’s military tracked the launch. They say the missile reached an altitude of about 770km (478 miles),

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Terror Attack Overnight On The London Subway System

Police in the U.K. are treating an explosion this morning in the London subway system as a terrorist attack. The reported explosion came from an improvised explosive device. It happened around 8:00am (local time) at Parsons Green Station. The Friday

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Doomsday Prediction Says The End Of The World Will Begin September 23

First there was the August 21 total solar eclipse, then the threat of World War 3 with North Korea, before the three great hurricanes ravaged the Caribbean.  And all of these event and more are signs of the “end times” happening

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