Category: Scott Fox

Doug Ford Announces Plan To Bring Down Gas Prices

Yesterday Doug Ford announced that a PC government would cut gas prices by 10 cents a litre in Ontario.  Ford intends to reduce the provincial gas tax by 5.7 cents a litre and by scrapping the province’s cap-and-trade system, which

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Privacy Breach At The 407 ETR

Here we go again with another privacy breach. The private company that operates the 407 ETR says the personal information of about 60,000 people was stolen from its offices “some time over the past 12 months.” They say the stolen

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Ben and Jessica Mulroney’s Children Will Be In The Royal Wedding On Saturday

Three young Canadians will feature prominently at this weekend’s royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. All three of Ben and Jessica Mulroney’s children have been selected to be among the bridesmaids and page boys for Saturday’s big event.

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Fatal Collision In Etobicoke Last Night Leaves One Man Dead And A Woman Charged With Impaired Driving

Last night a woman in her 20’s was arrested for impaired driving after a crash in Etobicoke that left her male passenger dead. The crash happened at Lake Shore Boulevard and 13th Street, (near the Lakeshore Campus of Humber College)

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He Was Given A Pool Full Of Treats From Reese’s

Reese’s celebrated a dedicated fan’s viral fame by presenting him with a swimming pool filled with peanut butter and chocolate.  Jon Ernst of Edison, Ohio, went viral back in April 2015 when he received an employee gift card from the grocery store

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[Video] Woman Jumps From Moving Vehicle On The 401 During Rush Hour

Police say that they are aware of the video circulating online that shows a woman falling out of a moving vehicle on Highway 401 Monday afternoon and then crossing two lanes of rush-hour traffic. The video was posted to Reddit

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The Hydro One Board Members Have Given Themselves A Big Raise

At a time Electricity prices are through the roof in Ontario, this will not be comforting to hear.  The CBC is reporting Hydro One board members have given themselves a $25,000 a year raise.  Part time board members will now make $185,000

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Ontario Woman Charged With Impaired Driving After Approaching Police To Complain About Her Drug Dealer

A 36-year-old woman who originally flagged down provincial police officers to complain about the product sold by her drug dealer is facing impaired driving charges. The incident is alleged to have taken place May 7th in Sioux Lookout, Ontario. OPP

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Andrea Horwath Says She Is Not Interested In Forming A Coalition With Kathleen Wynne

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is pouring cold water on an idea that got floated on the weekend and dominated the headlines all day yesterday. She says she will not join forces with the Liberals to form a coalition government if

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Elderly Woman Sexually Assaulted In Mississauga – Police Release Suspect Description

Peel Regional Police are investigating after an 80-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while walking through a trail in Mississauga. It happened while the victim was walking through a trail between Erin Mills Parkway and Rainbow Crescent yesterday around 2:00pm.  Police

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New Whisky Is Infused With Tabasco

George Dickel recently decided to get in on the flavoured whiskey scene.  The distillery recently announced that they’ve partnered with Tabasco to create a hot sauce-infused whiskey packaged in a bottle that’s basically a giant version of the tiny Tabasco bottles you

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Are The Liberals And NDP Going To Jump Into Bed Together?

Premier Kathleen Wynne and NDP leader Andrea Horwath are non-committal on the idea of forming a joint Liberal-NDP government if the Progressive Conservatives only win a minority in the June 7th election. Horwath said yesterday that it’s too early to make

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Friends And Family Desperately Searching For Zabia Afzal

Friends and family of 30-year-old York University doctoral student Zabia Afzal are scouring parts of the city after she went missing from the Ashbridges Bay area four days ago. According to police, she went missing on Thursday after taking an Uber to

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[Video] Firefighters Rescue Child Who Got Trapped In Claw Vending Machine

Firefighters in the Chicago suburbs responded to a laundromat to rescue a 3-year-old boy who climbed inside a claw machine and became trapped. The Palatine Fire Department said a crew responded Thursday evening to a report of a toddler stuck

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[Video] Helicopter Catches The Moment A Kayaker Falls Into The Water Near A Great White Shark On Video

A helicopter tour company captured video of the scary moment when a kayaker fell into the water with a great white shark off the California coast.  A video posted to YouTube by Specialized Helicopter Tours shows Giancarlo Thomae falling into the water

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