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 2018-07-19 16:29 

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Bill Blair is the best person to combat gun violence...

Bill Blair has proven in the past his willingness to fight the gun lobby and do the right thing. Now he has the kinds of levers that were never at his disposal as a police chief. Here's to his success....

 2018-07-19 15:52 

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'I want to leave. Stop assaulting me.' Hate crime unit reviewing race-related incident at London grocery store...

A video of the incident was posted to Facebook and has gathered more than 870,000 views....

 2018-07-19 15:50 

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Cigar smoker in Nova Scotia charged after refusing to butt out with youth in car...

A Guysborough man has been charged under the province's Smoke Free Places Act for smoking with a person under 19 in the vehicle, as well as speeding....

 2018-07-19 15:38 

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Mark Zuckerberg clarifies stance on Facebook policy for Holocaust deniers...

The Anti-Defamation League said that the social media network has a "moral and ethical obligation" not to allow people to disseminate Holocaust denial on its platform....

 2018-07-19 15:33 

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U.S. auto industry leaders warn Trump administration of painful tariff fallout...

Leaders representing different areas of the auto industry say the tariffs will hurt industry competitiveness, drive up consumer prices and trigger major job losses....

 2018-07-19 15:29 

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Prepaying for gas is 'about life and death,' says family friend of dead Mississauga worker...

Prepayment is already mandatory in Alberta and British Columbia....

 2018-07-19 15:20 

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Israeli parliament passes controversial Jewish nation bill...

Opponents of the new bill say it marginalizes the country's Arab minority of around 20 per cent and also downgrades Arabic language from official to "special" standing....

 2018-07-19 15:10 

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Time magazine cover illustration morphs faces of Trump, Putin...
 2018-07-19 15:10 

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Addressing poverty, not policing, is solution to gun violence...

The mayor must acknowledge that simply putting more police officers on the street is not the answer — it never has been, and this traditional approach to addressing crime won't work when poverty is the real issue....

 2018-07-19 15:00 

Toronto Star

Eye Candy: 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air...

The vivid childhood memory of a brand-new 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air cruising past his house inspired Frank Moore to track one down four decades later and cruise down the winding road of classic car restoration....

 2018-07-19 14:49 

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Kevin Kisner shoots 66 to take early lead in British Open...

Kisner had a one-shot lead over Erik Van Rooyen, a South African who shot 67....

 2018-07-19 14:48 

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Olympic figure skating medallist Denis Ten stabbed to death...

Born in Kazakhstan to a family of Korean descent, Ten won bronze at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014, becoming Kazakhstan's first medallist in figure skating....

 2018-07-19 14:42 

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Driver plows through Edmonton fast-food restaurant, leaves woman with life-threatening injuries...

Police say an 85-year-old woman is in hospital after an SUV broke through the wall of a west-end KFC Wednesday...

 2018-07-19 14:34 

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A Midsummer Night's Dream in High Park is too light to linger after waking...

Darkness flees this production after the first scene, but the comedy that comes after doesn't entirely succeed, writes Carly Maga....

 2018-07-19 14:14 

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Ottawa police investigating fireworks incident involving fans at TFC-Fury match...
 2018-07-19 14:00 

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Harvey Weinstein's lawyers ask judge to dismiss Ashley Judd's lawsuit...

The federal court filing says the actress' sexual harassment allegations, even if true, fall far short of being "unwelcome and pervasive or severe," as the law requires for a finding on her behalf....

 2018-07-19 14:00 

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Toronto Star bestsellers for the week ending July 21...

The books Canadians bought this week...

 2018-07-19 13:55 

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Why did DeMar DeRozan's departure hit such a nerve? He was like us...

He isn't egotistical or at all self-centred. He put team and others ahead of himself. I don't remember a lot of "I" conversations or "me" conversations. DeMar DeRozan was admirable, writes Doug Smith....

 2018-07-19 13:54 

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U.S. intelligence chief's harsh criticism of Russia puts him at odds with Trump...

In the Trump administration, Dan Coats could be walking into a minefield, given the president's track record of firing officials who don't toe his line....

 2018-07-19 13:22 

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Sexual abuse survivors join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs...

The women who spoke out against the abuse by Larry Nassar stood together Wednesday night in a powerful and solemn closing to the show highlighting the past year's top athletes and moments in sports....

 2018-07-19 13:19 

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Giant, shirtless statue of actor Jeff Goldblum pops up in London...

The outlandish stunt prompted many selfies and social media posts — though some Twitter users called it "far-fetched.4;...

 2018-07-19 13:00 

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Bo Burnham's Eighth Grade is exquisitely awkward...

Perceptive coming-of-age story captures the icky black hole between middle school and high school....

 2018-07-19 12:46 

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Police allege woman climbs through Tim Hortons' drive-thru window, assaults two employees...

She wanted to use the washroom but main dining area was closed at 3 a.m....

 2018-07-19 12:45 

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Premier Doug Ford says he'll join Saskatchewan's lawsuit challenging carbon tax...

Ford said Ontario will intervene in the Court of Appeal challenge that Premier Scott Moe's government has launched....

 2018-07-19 12:45 

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Dodgers land All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from Orioles...

Machado led the scuffling Baltimore in batting average (.315), home runs (24) and RBIs (65)....

 2018-07-19 12:41 

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How an undercover operation foiled an attempt to kill U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May...

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman was convicted Wednesday in London of preparing acts of terrorism. He had been arrested in November 2017 and will be sentenced at a later date....

 2018-07-19 12:39 

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North Korea has 2.6 million 'modern slaves,' new report estimates...

The report also argued that the North Korean government had the weakest response to slavery out of all the countries surveyed, as the North Korean state itself is involved in forced labour both inside and outside of the country....

 2018-07-19 12:25 

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One in every five Indigenous families on-reserve to miss out on child benefit, minister says...

Almost every family in the country receives the monthly benefit, but take-up rates for families on-reserve has consistently lagged behind the wider population due to fewer tax filings....

 2018-07-19 12:20 

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Halifax marijuana dispensary robbed at gunpoint, duffel bag of cash and 'product' taken...

Halifax Regional Police say the Green Tree Clinic marijuana dispensary on the Bedford Highway was held up by three men, one of whom had a gun....

 2018-07-19 12:03 

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Thai soccer team prays for protection, honours fallen diver at temple after rescue...

Eleven of the boys and the Wild Boars coach knelt and pressed their hands in prayer to the tune of chanting monks at the ceremony meant to extend one's life and protect it from dangers....

 2018-07-19 12:00 

Toronto Star

Castle-like character in tranquil forest setting: Home of the Week...

Surrounded by forest just minutes away from downtown uxbridge, this castle-like, 5,000 sq. ft. stone home is filled with custom built features....

 2018-07-19 11:49 

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B.C. wildfire prompts evacuation order south of Peachland...

Three helicopters and more than 40 ground crews are working roughly eight kilometres to fight the fire which is believed to have been sparked by lightning....

 2018-07-19 11:49 

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Boy, 5, found with life-threatening injuries near train tracks in Brampton...

The child, who went missing from his home sometime after 2 a.m., was found around 7 a.m....

 2018-07-19 11:43 

Toronto Star

Driver arrested after SUV plows into restaurant, striking elderly woman...

The 85-year-old woman is in an Edmonton hospital with life-threatening injuries....

 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Debit, credit card spending reflects slowing retail sales: Report...

Moneris report shows second quarter growth the slowest in four years....

 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Would he or wouldn't he?...
 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Blame laws for illegal border crossings...
 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Newcomers help us value Canada...
 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Pakistan deserves a fair vote...
 2018-07-19 10:00 

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We need family hotels, not condos...
 2018-07-19 09:28 

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Multi-vehicle collision closes part of Hwy. 401 near Yonge St....

Express lanes are closed in both directions between Allen Rd. and Hwy. 404....

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

Pot use highest among Millennials in Edmonton, lowest in communities with high immigrant populations...

New data paints a wide-ranging portrait of Canada's marijuana scene — medicinal and illicit — three months before its recreational use becomes legal across the country on Oct. 17....

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

He's planning on bringing me to his home state but I've never met him — should I take the chance?: Ask Ellie...

Joining a stranger for an unknown destination creates a setup for high risk, writes Ellie....

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

Calgarians aged 19 to 34 very likely to have used cannabis, survey suggests...

A national survey by Environics Analytics suggests a significant number of Canadians aged 19 to 34 have tried pot at least once in their lifetime....

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

What's that smell? In wealthy neighbourhoods it's most likely weed...

Environics Analytics study drills down to the postal code, showing marijuana use across Canada is highest among millennials, with consumption jumping further as income and education levels rise....

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Toronto Star

Millennials are the most likely generation to have tried a toke...

Relaxed social attitudes toward cannabis in B.C. may play a big part, says expert....

 2018-07-19 08:00 

Toronto Star

Horoscope for Thursday, July 19, 2018...

Daily horoscope...

 2018-07-19 03:12 

Toronto Star

Police identify suspect wanted in Old City Hall fire...

Police allege that the fire, which took place on Monday evening and caused significant damage, was started by a Toronto man now wanted for arson....

 2018-07-19 02:51 

Toronto Star

Osorio offence gives TFC opener in Ottawa...

Reds take first leg of Canadian Championship semifinal despite leaving stars at home....

 2018-07-19 02:16 

Toronto Star

Soon-to-be-ordained female Bishop wants to make Catholicism more inclusive...

Jane Kryzanowski, 75, who works out of Regina, says that the Vatican and the Catholic Church have for too long excluded women, LGBTQ and Indigenous people....

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