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If You Have Romaine Lettuce At Home You Should Throw It Out

Health officials in both Canada and the US are telling people to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak linked to the vegetable. No deaths have been reported, but 18 people in Ontario and Quebec and

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The Union Is Accusing Canada Post Of Intentionally Stalling Negotiations

With countless mail and parcels still backlogged across the country, the head of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers says rotating strikes are continuing in their fifth week. Mike Palecek is accusing Canada Post of refusing to negotiate, claiming Canada

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The Perfect Holiday Gift For Cigarette Smokers

The holiday shopping season is officially here. If you’re looking for a gift idea for someone you know that smokes cigarettes, check out 180 Smoke’s Holiday Gift Bundle. While reliable stats on the subject are hard to find, a quick search of

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The First Incredible Hulk Comic Sells For Huge Money

A copy of the first issue of Marvel’s The Incredible Hulk comic book just sold for over $167,000.  Published in May of 1962, the issue introduces the world to scientist Dr. Bruce Banner who, after unintentionally receiving a dose of gamma radiation, transforms

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Charges Laid Against Students At St Michael’s College

The principal at St. Michael’s College says efforts to keep students safe have failed and they need to do better. Toronto police have charged six 14 and 15-year-olds from St. Mike’s with assault, gang sexual assault and sexual assault with

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The Postal Workers Union Rejects The Idea Of A Cooling Off Period

With mail backed up at distribution centres across the country ahead of the holiday rush, striking postal workers have rejected a call from Canada Post for a “cooling off” period. Canada Post said yesterday that it would agree to another

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Calls For Back-To-Work Legislation After The Union Rejects Canada Post’s Latest Offer

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) said on its website last night that it’s still waiting to hear back from Canada Post on a counter-offer it submitted after rejecting Canada Post’s contract offer Saturday night. The union, representing 50,000

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The Principal At St Michael’s College Explains Why He Didn’t Call Police Right Away

The principal at St. Michael’s College says he held off on promptly informing police about that alleged sexual assault … because the victim hadn’t yet told his family about the incident.  Principal Greg Reeves says he received a “horrific” video

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The PC Government Has Eliminated $500 Million From The Deficit Already

The Ontario government says it has already begun cleaning up the financial mess left behind by the previous Liberal regime. Finance Minister Vic Fedeli has released a fall economic update yesterday, projecting the deficit will be $14.5-billion dollars this fiscal

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Weather Updates And Bus Cancellations For Friday November 16

Environment Canada has ended their weather advisories for today but you still need to be careful on the roads. We got pretty much exactly what they said, 5-10cm of snow. Crews will be out all morning cleaning up the mess

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The NLL Has Cancelled The First Two Weeks Of The Season

The National Lacrosse League has postponed the first two weeks of the regular season after failing to reach a new collective bargaining agreement with the players. In a statement, the NLL announced The PLPA (Professional Lacrosse Players Association) had instructed

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Police Say St Michael’s College Did Not Report The Alleged Incident To Them

Toronto Police say the prestigious private school where a student was allegedly sexually assaulted did not report the incident to law enforcement. A Toronto Police spokeswoman says a criminal investigation into the alleged incident at St. Michael’s College School, an

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Subway Is Donating A Meal To Food Banks Canada For Every Combo They Sell Until Saturday

You may recall that November 3 was World Sandwich Day.  Using that as a launch day, Subway committed to a 2-week campaign to double their donation from last year and donate 2 million meals to Food Banks Canada. Now through

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Patrick Brown Releases A Tell-All Book – Premier Doug Ford Responds

A new book purports to tell the truth about the fall of Patrick Brown. In his new tell-all biography titled “Takedown: The Attempted Political Assassination of Patrick Brown”, the former Tory leader portrays himself as a victim of a conspiracy.

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The Largest Snowfall Event So Far This Season Is Coming Tonight – Weather Warning Issued

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement. They say the first significant snowfall of the season is on the way and we should be on the lookout for adverse weather conditions. Snow is expected in the GTA later today.

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