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Are Your Bose Headphones Spying On You

Could your headphones be spying on you? A federal lawsuit filed Wednesday against Bose Corporation charges that the company tracks the audio content customers listen to through an app connected to their wireless headphones and sells that information without permission. 

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[Video] Man Makes A Movie Trailer To Propose To His Girlfriend

A film-obsessed couple who have watched countless love stories play out on screen finally had their own movie moment, after he created their own movie trailer to pop the question. After weeks of planning and editing, Ryan Langston, from Vancouver,

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Today Is National Day Of Silence In Support Of LGBT Students

Schools may be a little quieter than usual today. This is the internationally recognized “National Day of Silence”. The National Day of Silence is a student-led movement to protest bullying and harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students

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Court Rules You Can’t Sue Your Former Employer Over A Bad Job Reference

A man who sued his former employer over a bad job reference has lost the $800,000 dollar defamation case. Yesterday an Ontario court ruled his negative evaluation was accurate. Lawyers for Stokes Economic Consulting say the firm offered to give

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Today The Government Will Introduce New Measures To Cool Down The Housing Market

Today the Ontario government is going to unveil a package of measures aimed at cooling the Greater Toronto Area’s red-hot housing market. Premier Kathleen Wynne and Finance Minister Charles Sousa have hinted the measures will take aim at speculators, expedite

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Today Is 4/20

Today is April 20th or 4/20. It’s the unofficial day of celebration for marijuana smokers. That skunky aroma in the air today will probably be weed. This is the second-last time 4/20 will be celebrated while weed is still illegal

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Accused Impaired Driver Didn’t Even Realize His Tire Was Falling Off

A 38-year-old Mississauga man is facing impaired driving charges after the OPP stopped his vehicle with a tire falling off one of its rims. It happened yesterday morning around 6:00am on Highway 10 near Charleston Sideroad in Orangeville. Police say

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Ontario Auto Insurance Rates Went Up Again

Auto insurance rates in Ontario have risen again.  You may be thinking that is impossible. Premiere Kathleen Wynne promised rates would go down by 15%. But, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario says approved rates in the first quarter of

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Subway Is Suing The CBC Over A Report About Their Oven Roasted Chicken

Subway is suing the CBC for defamation after Canada’s public broadcaster aired a report claiming their DNA tests found some Subway chicken products are only about 50 per cent actual chicken. In a statement of claim, Subway accuses the CBC

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Tim Hortons To Start Using Fresh Beans In Their Espresso

Tim Hortons is making a change. They say they will start serving freshly-ground espresso bean lattes at nearly all of their restaurants starting next Wednesday. More than 3,500 restaurants are being outfitted with espresso machines in an effort to offer

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Facebook Murder Suspect Found Dead In Pennsylvania

It appears Facebook killing suspect Steve Stephens’ efforts to elude police ended because of an order of 20 Chicken McNuggets and fries. The man who police say shot a Cleveland retiree at random Sunday and posted video of the killing

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[Video] Family Wakes Up On Easter Morning To Find A Fox Stole All Their Hidden Eggs

A Virginia family had to deal with a super cute problem on Easter Sunday. Katie and Micah Joffee hid the filled plastic eggs around the outside of their home Saturday night between 10:45pm and 11:00pm. However, the next morning they

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Newmarket Grass Fire Held Up Go Trains For Hours Last Night

Things are back to normal on the Barrie Go train line this morning after serious delays during yesterday’s afternoon rush. Metrolinx says a large grass fire that started near Mulock Dr. and Bayview Ave., spread across the GO tracks, south

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Today GTA Police Forces Kick Off Project ERASE To Catch Street Racers

This morning and 11:00am, Toronto Police (in partnership with York Region Police’s Traffic Enforcement Unit and law-enforcement partners from across the GTA) will kick off project E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity On Streets Everywhere). In a media release, Toronto Police say

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Manhunt Expands Nationwide As FBI Tracks Suspects’ Phone To Pennsylvania

Authorities in the U.S. have expanded the manhunt and posted a large reward for the capture of Steve Stephens. He’s the man suspected of gunning down a retiree in Cleveland, and posting a video of the Easter Sunday murder on

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