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October 12, 2018 11:00 AM Explore deepest fears and desires in these new horror books

Sweden’s John Ajvide Lindqvist is best known for his novel (and its film adaptations) Let the Right One In, a stunning update of the traditional vampire story. Since that novel’s publication, Lindqvist has stamped his imprint upon several other sub-genres, including the zombie apocalypse saga, the child-gone-missing page-turner, and the Lovecraftian 6

October 6, 2018 5:17 PM Banksy artwork self-destructs moment after $1.4 million sale

Banksy, who has never disclosed his full identity, began his career spray-painting buildings in Bristol, England, and has become one of the world’s best-known artists. His mischievous and often satirical images include two policemen kissing, armed riot police with yellow smiley faces and a chimpanzee with a sign bearing the words “Laugh now, but one day I’ll be in charge 8

October 5, 2018 9:44 PM B.C. child hospitalized after eating cannabis-infused gummies, RCMP says

COURTENAY, B.C.—RCMP in British Columbia say a young child has been hospitalized after eating marijuana-infused gummy bear candies she found while in the back seat of a vehicle. Police say the girl’s parents took her to hospital when she showed signs of medical distress and she was airlifted to another hospital for further medical treatment. Const. Monika 6

October 5, 2018 7:50 PM Man ambushed officers coming to question adult son about child sexual assault

Lott said a special FBI team that investigated the fatal shootings of five police officers in Dallas in 2016 and deaths of 59 people and wounding of hundreds more in Las Vegas last year is helping collect evidence from the crime scene at an upscale Florence subdivision. “This is a large crime scene. This is a very large, complex puzzle that we are still 10

October 4, 2018 9:17 PM Juan Romero, busboy who ran to Robert Kennedy’s aid, dies at 68

He got a job at the Ambassador Hotel as a dishwasher and later a busboy. He met Kennedy the day before the California primary, when the senator and his aides ordered room service. Romero was on duty and came into the room with a group of other busboys. He saw Kennedy toward the back — one hand holding a curtain and the other gripping a phone. Kennedy 8

October 3, 2018 9:07 PM Cubs’ Addison Russell suspended 40 games for violating MLB’s domestic abuse policy

CHICAGO—Addison Russell’s future with the Cubs became more uncertain Wednesday after he accepted a 40-game suspension without pay for violating Major League Baseball’s Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy. Russell’s unpaid suspension is retroactive to Sept. 21 and he has agreed not to appeal the suspension. “My office has completed 12

October 3, 2018 6:27 PM Children’s advocate demands provinces treat Indigenous kids equally

Blackstock, who is executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society, provinces still aren’t adhering to Jordan’s Principle despite a ruling from the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal. The principle stipulates Indigenous kids should get access to services without delays that may be caused by jurisdictional issues. It’s named after 11

October 1, 2018 9:00 AM Child poverty plagues every corner of Toronto, census data shows

Ten city wards — almost half in the new 25-ward system — have child poverty rates between 30 per cent and 45.2 per cent. But at the census tract level, rates soar as high as 72.3 per cent. The report shows children in Indigenous, racialized and newcomer families are struggling the most, with child poverty rates of 84 per cent, 33 per cent and 40 per cent respectively 6

September 28, 2018 4:17 PM Unsealed court documents provide glimpse into early stages of Bruce McArthur investigation

A key observation in the burgeoning Bruce McArthur investigation appears in court documents in an otherwise boilerplate form submitted by police in January 2013 — five years before the alleged serial killer’s arrest. Toronto police had been investigating the disappearance of Skanda Navaratnam, 40, who had gone missing from the city’s Gay Village in September 13

September 27, 2018 2:45 PM Tavares signing with Maple Leafs headlines year of top NHL Twitter moments

John Tavares’s decision to sign with the Toronto Maple Leafs this past summer didn’t just make a splash in the NHL free-agency market, it made one online too. Tavares posted a photo of himself as a child, sleeping under a Maple Leafs duvet, his head resting on pillows with the team’s logo with the caption “Not everyday you can live a childhood dream 10