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June 21, 2018 12:16 AM Trudeau urges Canadians to travel and buy Canadian in the face of U.S. trade dispute

OTTAWA—As a Canada-U.S. trade dispute threatens to grow nastier, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is encouraging Canadians to travel and spend at home though he stopped just shy of urging a boycott of American goods and destinations. Asked by reporters how Canadians should respond to the ongoing trade actions of the U.S. administration of President Donald 5

June 18, 2018 4:02 AM Police suspect fire at Edson mosque was deliberately set

The fire happened in the middle of the three days when members of the mosque were celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the holiday which marks the end of Ramadan. Baterdouk said the mosque members who were in the parking lot phoned the fire department, and he said firefighters arrived quickly, which helped minimize the damage. “Each parent is trying to find the best way to explain 6

June 15, 2018 7:09 PM Police call for witnesses to hit and run that killed motorcyclist early Thursday

Police are searching for witnesses after a hit-and-run collision killed a 55-year-old motorcyclist in Scarborough Thursday morning. The incident occurred just before 6 a.m. at St. Clair Ave. E and Danforth Rd. Police say that a Hyundai Accent was proceeding east on St. Clair, and attempting to turn left onto Danforth. The Hyundai and the motorcycle collided 10

June 15, 2018 2:49 PM Doctors not worried about aluminum foil

Experts weight on after online story suggests aluminum is 'neurotoxic' and can lead to mental decline Doctors are not warning about the deadly consequences of using aluminum foil, contrary to a story being shared on social media. Such online claims are not new. In one that surfaced this week on a diet and recipe site, the story suggests that aluminum 3

June 11, 2018 12:25 PM Pope Francis accepts resignations of three bishops over Chile’s clerical sex abuse scandal

“I’m thrilled for all those who have fought to see this day,” he said. “The band of criminal bishops … begins to disintegrate today.” The other two bishops whose resignations were accepted had submitted them prior to the pope’s summit after having reached the mandatory retirement age of 75. But victims accused both of having botched cases in the past. Francis 6

June 7, 2018 4:41 PM G7 protests begin as leaders’ summit kicks off in Quebec

While the G7 summit will be held in La Malbaie, diverse groups including unions, aid organizations and anti-capitalists are expected to protest in the provincial capital. Others were gathering near the summit site itself, in an area officially designated for speaking out. Byrnes said it would be “too bad” if the often-violent clashes that occur between 10

May 31, 2018 9:17 PM Police release new video of Bombay Bhel bombing suspects fleeing blast

Surveillance footage shows suspect nearly getting hit by vehicle, police say Peel Regional Police have released more surveillance video of two suspects fleeing the scene after last week's explosion at a popular Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ont. Police say the short 28-second black and white video also shows one of the suspects nearly being struck 20

May 29, 2018 5:36 PM Someone stole a lemur, a tortoise and a baby gibbon from the Elmvale zoo

Marina Huygen has worked at the Elmvale Zoo for five years and she said she cannot even begin to fathom why someone would steal these animals. “I wish there was some indication of ‘why,’ ” Huygen said. “Our animals are used to a certain diet and being fed at certain times of the day, which is why we’re all very worried and hope that we get them back soon, safe and sound 12

May 24, 2018 3:17 AM Jays give up two-RBI singles in ninth, losing 5-4 to Angels

That trend began with starter Aaron Sanchez, who tossed five clean innings but gave up a handful of walks. Still, Toronto was up 3-0 when he left the game, thanks to solo home runs from Devon Travis, his second of the year and first hit since he was recalled from the minor leagues on Tuesday, in the third and Yangervis Solarte in the fifth. Solarte also added 15

May 17, 2018 2:45 PM Thunderstorms expected to add to flood woes in B.C

GRAND FORKS, B.C.—Environment Canada has issued special weather statements covering the entire southeastern corner of British Columbia, including the flood-damaged Boundary region, as thunderstorms have the potential to add even more water to already raging rivers. Forecasters call for as much as 40 millimetres of rain by Friday and there’s concern about 11