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Workplace Throws Co-Worker An Amazing Beyoncé-Themed Baby Shower

Photo Credit: @yelirand   This is definitely a baby shower Beyoncé would approve of.   A bunch of co-workers decorated their office and threw their colleague a baby shower fit for a music video, floral backdrop and all. Twitter got

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Changes Are Coming To Airport Security Screening

Get ready for a new layer of security checks when you fly. The TSA (Transportation Safety Administration) has announced that passengers at all U.S. airports will soon face new security measures for their tablets, e-readers and video game consoles.  TSA

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Parts Of Toronto Island To Re-Open On Monday

Mayor John Tory says he’s optimistic that Toronto Island will be able to re-open to visitors as scheduled on Monday. Crews are working on the island’s ferry docks ahead of the planned reopening of sections of the park to the

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[Video] Ride Accident Kills One And Injures Multiple Others In Ohio

Warning: This video contains graphic content that will be disturbing to some. Viewer discretion is strongly advised.  One person was killed and seven others were injured last night when a swinging, spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball broke

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SIU Now Investigating After A Teen Was Shot In Mississauga Early This Morning

The SIU (Special Investigations Unit) has been called in to investigate after a 15-year old boy was shot in Mississauga early this morning. It happened at a plaza near Britannia and Creditview Rd around 2:00am. Police were called after witnesses

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Roomba May Be Gathering A Map Of Your House To Sell To Tech Companies

Photo Credit: The Star   Roomba is that super-convenient robotic vacuum that does the work by itself while you go about your day. Since it has come out, it’s been making lives easier without problems, until now. Roomba’s company, iRobot,

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Santa Claus Convention Brings Christmas In July To Denmark

Photo Credit: The Straits Times   With Christmas only five months away, Santa Claus’ around the world are prepping for the holiday season in Denmark.  Once a year, 150+ Santas meet in Denmark for the World Santa Claus Congress which

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Lyft Is Offering Taco Mode – Allows You To Stop At Taco Bell During Your Ride

With McDonald’s now partnering with UberEats for home delivery… both of their competitors have partnered for a new concept that brings you to the food, instead of the food to you. The ride sharing app “Lyft” and Taco Bell now offer “Taco

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Stolen Car Collides With Peel Police Cruiser

Two people are in custody after a car collided with a Peel Police cruiser in Mississauga yesterday. Police got called to a school (near King St and Camilla Rd) around 5:45pm and found a group of teen allegedly damaging property.

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Recall On Three Flavours Of Bush’s Baked Beans

Check your cupboards: Cans of Bush’s Best Baked Beans with a best-by date of June 2019 have been recalled because of “potentially defective side seams on the cans.”  The recall affects 28-ounce cans of Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans (with lot code

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Baggage Handlers At Pearson Airport Could Go On Strike Tomorrow Night

Heads up if you’re going to be flying this weekend. Baggage handlers for 30 different airlines that use Pearson Airport could be on strike as-of 9:30pm tomorrow night (Thursday). The Teamsters union representing 700 Swissport workers at Pearson filed a

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Parts of Toronto Island To Officially Open July 31

  Toronto Parks and Recreation has confirmed that visitors will be allowed back on parts of Toronto Island!

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Last Orca Calf Born In Captivity At SeaWorld Has Died

Photo Credit: SeaWorld   At just three months old, Kyara, the last orca calf at SeaWorld, passed away from an infection. Her mother was pregnant with her when SeaWorld announced that it would be ending its breeding program in March

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Two Students Who Joked On Tinder For Three Years Finally Met On GMA!

If you haven’t heard of this crazy story: Student Josh Avsec’s tweet went viral after he posted a Tinder conversation that he had ongoing with Michelle Andreas. This conversation showed text messages, months apart, displaying excuses on why it took

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Meet The Vancouver Aquarium’s Newest (And Cutest) Rescue Patient

Photo Credit: Daily Hive Vancouver A tiny sea otter pup, only two to four weeks old was found alone and distressed swimming just off of northern Vancouver Island recently. The pup was spotted by boaters after it began following their

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