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There Is Now A ‘Ghosted’ Halloween Costume

According to Urban Dictionary the word “ghosted” is defined as the following: Verb: “When someone you love disappears without explanation.”  Party City had the genius idea of turning the term into a costume and it has caused a stir on the Internet.  The description on

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This Cottage Is Made Entirely Of Chocolate – You Can Make Reservations As Of This Morning

If you’re a chocolate lover and planning a trip to France, you might want to consider this: is now taking reservations for a cottage made entirely of chocolate. The 193-square-foot space located at L’Orangerie de la Manufacture in Sèvres, France, is

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The OPP Are Launching Another Seat Belt Blitz – Fatalities Are Up From Last Year

Ontario Provincial Police say they’ve investigated 34 road fatalities so far this year in which the victims were (reportedly) not wearing a seat belt. They say that’s up from 30 deaths at the same time last year. OPP say they’re

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A Mississauga Car Dealership Suspended After Allegations Of Forgery And Rolling Back Odometers

In a news release issued Tuesday, the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council (OMVIC) said KK Motors Canada Inc., on Mississauga Road and Britannia Road West, has been suspended immediately and cannot “legally sell, lease, buy or consign vehicles.” The company’s

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Assault Charge Against Roberto Osuna Withdrawn

Former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna’s was booed Monday night at  Rogers Centre as he took the mound to save the game for the Houston Astros who defeated the Blue Jays 5-3. The two teams play each other again tonight.

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Michael Kors Buys Versace For $2 Billion

There were rumours about this yesterday….and now, it’s true – Michael Kors is buying Versace in a deal that’s worth more than $2 billion! The Michael Kors Holdings fashion group, which also owns Jimmy Choo,  will change its name to

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The New Iphones Didn’t Pass The Drop Test

Apple has billed the iPhone XS and XS Max as having the most durable glass ever in a smartphone.  But neither device could survive being dropped onto a cement sidewalk.  New drop tests from device insurer SquareTrade confirmed that both of Apple’s latest high-end

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Snapchat And Amazon Join Forces To Let Users Simply Photograph What They Want To Buy

Snapchat is testing a new way to search for products on Amazon through the Snapchat app.  The visual search function will allow Snapchat users to point its camera at an item or barcode and buy it from Amazon.  “When the

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No Mail Strike Tomorrow – Negotiations Are Still On

The union representing thousands of Canada Post workers says it will stay at the bargaining table, averting a potential strike early tomorrow morning. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers announced that it would not issue a 72-hour notice of job

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The Co-Founders Of Instagram Have Quit – Possibly Over Tensions With Mark Zuckerberg

The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions. Chief executive Kevin Systrom announced last night that he and chief technical officer Mike Krieger will leave the company in the next few weeks. Systrom says they will take time off to

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[Video] Roberto Osuna In Court Today After Being Booed Last Night At Rogers Centre

Former Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna’s assault case returns to court today. He just happens to be in town with the Houston Astros. 23-year old Osuna was charged in May with assault in an alleged domestic incident. Osuna’s lawyer has

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Sobeys Has Reached A Deal To Buy Farm Boy

The parent company of grocery chain Sobeys says it has reached a deal to acquire Farm Boy in a bid to expand its reach in Ontario. Empire Co. Ltd. says the acquisition, which values the Ontario-based chain of grocery stores

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Nordstrom Is Selling Very Expensive Shoes That Come Pre-Scuffed And Taped Up

Nordstrom is facing some criticism online after offering a pair of $530 shoes that come pre-scuffed up and held together with tape.  The “Superstar Taped Sneaker,” created by upscale brand Golden Goose and sold on Nordstrom’s website, feature “crumply, hold-it-all-together tape”

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Six Flags Holding A Halloween Coffin Challenge Where Guests Stay In A Coffin For 30 Hours

Six Flags amusement park in Eureka, Mo., is holding a morbid contest for the brave – and not claustrophobic.  The theme park has announced a competition inviting guests to stay in a tight coffin for nearly 30 hours straight.  The Fright

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Almost 500 Charges Laid After Two-Day Traffic Blitz On Hwy 50

Police from Peel Region, York Region and the OPP say 471 charges were laid over a two-day road safety blitz along a stretch of Highway 50 last week. Police were out last Wednesday and Thursday along highway 50 between Steeles

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