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 2020-07-03 15:54 

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Canada warns travellers to Hong Kong after China imposes national security law...

The federal government will suspend an extradition treaty with Hong Kong and block sensitive exports there, and has issued a travel warning to Canadia......

 2020-07-03 15:46 

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Killarney Mountain Lodge offers wildlife, clear skies and calm waters...

Visiting Ontario's impressive and relaxing Killarney Mountain Lodge....

 2020-07-03 15:43 

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Algonquin Park's Brent Run: Worth taking your time to paddle...

The Brent Run can be done in 24 hours, but if take a leisurely approach, you'll be reewarded....

 2020-07-03 15:30 

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Truth-seekers or too cosy with the cops? Why Canada's police watchdogs struggle to win the public's trust...

As law enforcement agencies reckon with growing calls for reform, some people are asking: Who's policing the patchwork of civilian oversight bodies ta......

 2020-07-03 15:25 

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City delivers trespass notice to Nathan Phillips Square protesters...

Protesters have been camped out at the square calling "for the abolition of the police" since June 19....

 2020-07-03 15:23 

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Ottawa-based Kinaxis surges to record high...

Ottawa's Kinaxis Inc. briefly eclipsed $4 billion in market value on Thursday after completing a deal to acquire Toronto's Rubikloud Technologies Inc....

 2020-07-03 15:16 

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Canada should provide refuge from China's crackdown in Hong Kong...

Canada should speak out more forcefully for the people of the territory. And it should be prepared to welcome more of those who want to make a new lif......

 2020-07-03 15:13 

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Toronto property where Honey Sherman planned to build her dream home sells for $7.4 million — $900,000 below asking...

"I wish Honey and Barry were still alive and could have built their home," realtor says after sale of Sherman property....

 2020-07-03 14:19 

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WE group to stop running federal volunteer program, return funds already paid...

OTTAWA - Youth Minister Bardish Chagger says the WE organization won't manage the federal government's $900-million program to pay students and fresh ......

 2020-07-03 14:19 

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WE group to stop running federal volunteer program, return funds already paid...

OTTAWA - Youth Minister Bardish Chagger says the WE organization won't manage the federal government's $900-million program to pay students and fresh ......

 2020-07-03 14:11 

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RCMP release new details of armed man who gained access to Rideau Hall grounds Thursday...

An armed Canadian Forces reservist was arrested after a truck crashed through the pedestrian gate....

 2020-07-03 13:21 

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Black community groups to demand governments take action on past Ontario policing reports...

Here's a rundown of each report and some of the most important recommendations....

 2020-07-03 13:21 

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Ontario restaurants and bars now allowed to expand outdoor dining and drinking spaces...

Break out the patio lanterns. Outdoor patios at restaurants and bars now have the green light to get bigger....

 2020-07-03 12:42 

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How do three sports leagues all lose their minds at the same time?...
 2020-07-03 12:41 

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Statue of Little Mermaid in Denmark vandalized again...

COPENHAGEN - The famed statue of Hans Christian Andersen's Little Mermaid, one of Copenhagen's biggest tourist draws, has been vandalized with the tex......

 2020-07-03 12:25 

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'Human behaviour at its worst.' Wasaga Beach to close main beach area, limit parking after huge Canada Day crowds...

Officical say social distancing and gathering recommendations on Canada Day, and the previous two weekends, were completely ignored by those visiting ......

 2020-07-03 12:20 

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Two men taken into custody after overnight shooting in Brampton...

A stand-off lasted nearly five hours before two men were taken into custody....

 2020-07-03 12:14 

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Jean Castex named as new French prime minister...

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named Jean Castex, who co-ordinated France's virus reopening strategy, as the country's new prime m......

 2020-07-03 12:02 

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19 dead as train hits bus carrying Sikh pilgrims in Pakistan...

LAHORE, Pakistan - A passenger train crashed into a bus carrying Sikh pilgrims at an unmanned railway crossing in eastern Pakistan on Friday, killing ......

 2020-07-03 12:00 

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Know the laws and risks of a home's income unit before you buy...

Confirm that it meets building, fire, and electrical safety codes. Plus ensure both building and occupancy permits were issued for it, writes Joe Rich......

 2020-07-03 12:00 

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These are the steps we're taking to ensure safe home renovations...

When it comes to COVID-19, RenoMark members have all the necessary protective equipment and processes in place, writes Dave Wilkes...

 2020-07-03 12:00 

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Activist leaves Hong Kong after new law to advocate abroad...

HONG KONG - Prominent Hong Kong democracy activist Nathan Law has left the city for an undisclosed location after testifying in a U.S. congressional h......

 2020-07-03 12:00 

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The Gin Fizz, with an Ontario twist (and a bonus bartender pro tip)...

When it comes to cocktails, details are important, but don't worry, we'll tell you how....

 2020-07-03 11:51 

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2 dead, 73 injured in blast at Turkish fireworks factory...

ANKARA, Turkey - An explosion at a fireworks factory in northwestern Turkey on Friday has killed two people and injured at least 73 others people, off......

 2020-07-03 11:44 

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Work stoppage in Windsor-Essex region escalates COVID farm testing fears, growers say...

On Wednesday, the region's medical officer of health issued an order that required an unnamed farmer whose greenhouse has an active outbreak involving......

 2020-07-03 11:32 

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A list of charge rates or Crown referrals from police oversight bodies...

Seven provinces have police oversight bodies, while the remainder rely on police departments or watchdogs from other jurisdictions....

 2020-07-03 11:21 

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Atlantic provinces lift travel restrictions within region starting today...

Residents of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island can now travel to any of the other three provinces without......

 2020-07-03 11:13 

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Provincial watchdog probes often don't lead to charges against police...

Charges were laid or forwarded to Crown prosecutors for consideration in three to nine per cent of the cases opened by the provincial agencies, a revi......

 2020-07-03 10:59 

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German lawmakers approve plan to phase out use of coal...

BERLIN - Germany's lower house of parliament voted Friday to finalize the country's long-awaited phase-out of coal as an energy source, backing a plan......

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Listening to readers is job one for a public editor...

I'm honoured to take on a new role as public editor at the Toronto Star, where interactions with readers are at the very heart of the job....

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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A book with an over-the-top view: Kevin Kwan pays selfie-era homage to E.M. Forster with 'Sex and Vanity'...

The latest from the author of the 'Crazy Rich Asians' trilogy is still rich, still crazy and a teeny bit less Asian, writes Shinan Govani....

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Ask the Kit: How do I find the right bra?...

Fit is key, but brands need to offer more ranges of "nude," too, says The Kit's editor-at-large...

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Rendezvous with grad student gets a failing grade: Dating Diaries...
 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Your advice is a great distraction during pandemic, but enough with the COVID-19! Ask Ellie...

I do believe there's a level of ongoing anxiety in most of us, writes advice columnist Ellie, while our way of life is affected and restricted by a wo......

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Can you have a psychological breakthrough over Zoom? I did...

Releasing trauma through an online session sounds far-fetched, but it happened to Jen Kirsch....

 2020-07-03 10:00 

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Buick gives Encore an encore with new GX crossover...

Jim Kenzie explores Buick's new Encore GX crossover, which is not, despite its name, just a different trim of the original Encore....

 2020-07-03 09:50 

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Today's coronavirus news: Atlantic Canada lifting travel restrictions; COVID-19 cases in South Africa surge...

A group representing greenhouse growers in the Windsor-Essex region says a work stoppage at a local farm due to a COVID-19 outbreak has added to anxie......

 2020-07-03 09:30 

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Maybe it's time for a psychological test for drivers...

Norris McDonald explores what's going on in the minds of road-rage drivers....

 2020-07-03 09:00 

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Change out those winter tires...

If COVID-19 has kept you from swapping out your winter tires, now's the time to do it....

 2020-07-03 09:00 

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Toronto's COVID-19 divide stretches beyond regional boundaries...

GTA regions will meet and discuss the hard-hit northwest corner and cross-boundary connections. "There are no invisible walls between Toronto and Peel......

 2020-07-03 09:00 

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From restaurant to grocery store: This Toronto bistro transformed amid COVID-19 in order to continue feeding its neighbourhood...

Since April, Paintbox Bistro, located in Regent Park, has been transforming into a food store. The aim is to stay in business while continuing to hire......

 2020-07-03 09:00 

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Sure it's construction season. But what's with the concrete barrier that looks like it serves no good purpose?...

The city says it's needed to facilitate construction at Danforth Road and St. Clair Avenue....

 2020-07-03 08:00 

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Horoscope for Friday, July 3, 2020...

Daily horoscope...

 2020-07-03 01:30 

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First, the NHL. Now, the Blue Jays. Toronto is about to become a coronavirus petri dish for pro sports...

Giving the Blue Jays a federal quarantine exemption is a terrible idea that comes at a time when the city is finally turning the corner in terms of ba......

 2020-07-03 00:56 

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Not so random acts: Science finds that being kind pays off...

Research shows that acts of kindness make us feel better and healthier...

 2020-07-03 00:50 

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White-throated sparrows change their tune from a three note to a two note...

Ken Otter, a biology professor at the University of Northern British Columbia, said most bird species are slow to change their songs, preferring to st......

 2020-07-03 00:38 

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Ontario Sport Minister says no CFL-specific financial aid on table...

Commissioner Randy Ambrosie testified before an Ontario committee on finance June 18 regarding the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the CFL...

 2020-07-03 00:37 

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Terence Davis spent the season earning the trust of his Raptors teammates. And he's ready to do it again...

The 23-year-old rookie showed flashes of excellence and of being overwhelmed, but the good did outweigh the bad and head coach Nick Nurse will give hi......

 2020-07-03 00:32 

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Fort Hood soldier slain, dismembered on post, family attorney says; suspect named...

Authorities on Thursday named 20-year-old Spc. Aaron David Robinson of Illinois, who was assigned to a building adjacent to where Vanessa Guillen work......

 2020-07-03 00:26 

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Peel Regional Police arrest man on gun, drug charges, seize 1,000 bullets...

Police say the investigation began last month into suspected drug dealing in the region....

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