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New Freezing Rain Warnings And Special Weather Statement Updated

A low pressure system moving through the US mid-west is expected to bring wintery type weather to the GTA today.  A mix of rain and snow is expected to hit southwestern Ontario at approximately noon hour and then arrive in

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Bugatti Is Releasing A Line Of Bikes

Here’s a new option if you’re thinking about buying a new bike for the summer. Luxury car maker Bugatti has created the world’s lightest bike. It is made of 95 percent reinforced carbon and weighs just 11 pounds. It’s not cheap.

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Via Rail’s Canada 150 Youth Pass Is Sold Out Already

It looks like there is going to be a lot of young people exploring Canada this summer. Via Rail’s Canada 150 Youth Pass has sold out, already. Demand for the $150 dollar passes that give people between the ages of

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Man Charged After Throwing Hot Coffee In Parking Cop’s Face

A Toronto man has been charged after police say a hot cup of coffee was thrown into a parking officer’s face. It’s alleged that the man got out of his vehicle and threw the coffee in the officer’s face after

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Tragic Accident Last Night Killed A 21-Year Old And Two Pre-Teen Girls

There was a tragic accident last night south of Hamilton that has left three people dead including two young girls. Police say a van carrying seven people collided with a car shortly after 9:00pm near Caledonia. The driver of the

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City Council Could Revisit Choke Chain Bans

Last month a new bylaw went into effect that banned choke chains and pronged dog collars.

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Special Weather Statement Issued For Tomorrow

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for most of southern Ontario, warning of nasty weather tomorrow. Here are the details: Wednesday 29 March 2017 Special weather statement in effect for: Most

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No Strike – Purolator Reaches Deal With Employees

Purolator says it has reached a tentative contract agreement with their employees ahead of today’s 4:30pm strike deadline. Purolator says they will return to normal operations right away and are now accepting shipments again after temporarily stopping yesterday in anticipation

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[Pics] High Heels For Babies – Would You Put Your Daughter In These Shoes?

A children’s shoe company in Pennsylvania is receiving criticism over its line of high heels for babies. Pee Wee Pumps creates soft slippers with pointed toes and collapsible heels for infants up to six months old. The leopard print, zebra

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Barrie Police Looking For Someone Who Stole A Lot Of Cheese, Bacon And Meatballs

Police in Barrie are investigating an odd crime. Somebody broke into a chip truck on the weekend and took off with two 500 gram blocks of cheese, a five-pound case of bacon and a five-pound bag of meatballs. They are

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Apparently This Starbucks Secret Menu Item Makes You Better When You’re Sick

Much has been made of Starbucks’ “secret menu” items over the years. However, these unadvertised items rarely make the transition to the permanent menu. One has now made it’s menu debut and it isn’t just simply another tasty treat with

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Family Of Toronto Filmmaker Rob Stewart Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The family of a Canadian filmmaker and conservationist who died during a shark filming excursion off the Florida Keys have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against several businesses and people involved in his fatal dive trip. Rob Stewart of Toronto, Canada,

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WARNING: Health Canada Issues Recall On Cream Used On Kids And Babies

Health Canada is advising Canadians to stop using “PureCare Herbal Cream” ASAP as it may pose serious health risks. The product is promoted as a natural treatment for eczema and psoriasis in children and babies.

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Diamond and Diamond’s Response Concerning Contingency Fees in Ontario

Yesterday the Toronto Star posted a story about Diamond and Diamond Personal Injury lawyers hiring a lobbyist to pressure the government on the issue on “lawyer contingency fees”. Yesterday Diamond and Diamond released a statement in response to that article.

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Woman Carjacked At Gunpoint In Mississauga – Suspect Rams Police Cruiser

Peel Police say a woman was carjacked at gunpoint on Sunday night in Mississauga and the suspect eventually crashed the stolen vehicle into a police cruiser before escaping. It happened around 11:00pm in the Burnhamthorpe Rd and Erin Mills Parkway

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