Author: Scott Fox

911 Operator Going To Jail For Hanging Up On Callers Because She Didn’t Want To Talk To Anyone

A Houston area 911 operator has been convicted and will serve jail time for hanging up on thousands of people … because she didn’t feel like talking to anybody. Prosecutors produced records that showed 44-year-old Crenshanda Williams logged thousands of

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Two Young Drivers Caught Stunt Driving In A Brampton School Zone

Peel Police got some really bad drivers off the roads yesterday. Around 1:00pm they spotted a Honda CRV with a 17-year old driver going 110 km/h in a 40 km/h school zone near Sandalwood Parkway and Torbram Rd. Shortly after

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Kathleen Wynne Accuses Doug Ford Of Ugly Politics Just Days After The Liberals Released An Attack Ad

Ontarians have been given a glimpse of a potentially hostile election campaign to come as tensions escalate between Premier Kathleen Wynne and her Progressive Conservative rival Doug Ford. With a June election looming, Wynne pushed back at Ford yesterday for

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Laurier University And Conestoga College Are Getting A Campus In Milton

Wilfrid Laurier University’s Milton campus has received the province’s approval. The province announced yesterday that it will provide $90 million dollars for Laurier and Conestoga College to establish the new campus on lands donated by the town of Milton. The

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The DVP And TTC Line One Will Both Be Closed This Weekend

The City of Toronto has announced this weekend they will do Spring maintenance on the Don Valley Parkway (DVP). This was supposed to happen last weekend but the weather caused that to be postponed. The entire DVP will shut down

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Would You Try Chocolate Mint Flavoured Chickpeas?

Whole Foods is about to start to carrying a new snack, which will be exclusive for a limited time. The Washington Post reports a ‘thin Mints’ flavoured chickpea is coming in June.  Manufacturer ‘Biena’ says the snacks are gluten-free, made

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[Video] Florida Mom Hit In The Face With A Puck At An NHL Playoffs Game

A Florida couple took their two young sons to their first-ever hockey game over the weekend.  The wife ended up in the hospital with severe facial injuries caused by a rogue puck.  Sabrina Pattie and her family were taking in a Stanley

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Ontario Truck Driver Blew Three Times The Legal Limit While Hauling Propane

A Woodstock truck driver will appear in court next month on an impaired driving charge after police say his propane truck was pulled over near London, Ontario on Monday. According to the OPP, a concerned motorist reported the truck was

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[Video] Starbucks To Close 8,000 Stores On May 29 For Training On Racial Discrimination

Starbucks has announced they will close nearly 8,000 stores May 29, to train 175,000 employees on preventing racial discrimination after two incidents involving black men being disallowed use of the restroom.  The announcement comes as it tries to cool tensions

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Details On Yesterday’s Southwest Emergency Landing – Passenger Partially Sucked From The Plane

One person was killed and seven others were injured yesterday after a Southwest Airlines plane engine apparently exploded midair.  Flight 1380, which was headed from LaGuardia Airport in New York City to Dallas’ Love Field, made an emergency landing at

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Scientists Discover The Shape Of The Mug Effects The Taste Of Your Coffee

Coffee lovers are being advised that they should ditch their traditional coffee mug for one that is a different shape if they want to increase their enjoyment of the drink. A study from Oxford University has found that drinking from

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The Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe Page Will Close Tomorrow

The GoFundMe campaign to help the families of the 16 people killed and the 13 survivors of this month’s bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team will be closing tomorrow night. So far the campaign has raised nearly $12.2-million dollars. More

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An Asteroid Skimmed By Earth On Sunday – It Was Only Discovered On Saturday

This is a little unsettling. We are just now learning that an asteroid traveling at 66,174 miles an hour came pretty close to Earth on Sunday, just hours after it was noticed.  The asteroid is named 2018 GE3, and it

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Doug Ford Vows To Eliminate Provincial Income Tax For Those Making Minimum Wage

PC Leader Doug Ford says if he is elected Premiere, his party will eliminate provincial income tax for anyone earning minimum wage.  Ford says the tax credit would be implemented quickly after he is elected. It would be in place

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WhatsApp Can Now Recover Your Deleted Pictures And Videos

A new WhatsApp update has come out and its receiving mixed reactions. The new update allows user to recover any deleted pictures, videos, GIFs, documents and voice notes. This update is available for Android users worldwide but it has not

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