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April 19, 2018 4:39 PM NASA’s Tess spacecraft embarks on ‘Goldilocks’ planet search

Discoveries by Tess will bring us closer to answering age-old questions such as ‘Does life exist beyond Earth?’ The most promising candidates will be studied by bigger, more powerful observatories of the future, including NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, due to launch in another few years as the heir to Hubble. These telescopes will scour the planets’ 13

April 19, 2018 3:09 PM Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe closes, raises more than $15M

Largest GoFundMe in Canadian history The GoFundMe page dedicated to the Humboldt Broncos, believed to be the largest of its kind in Canadian history, stopped taking donations at midnight Wednesday as planned. The page displays a final total of $15,185,700 raised from more than 142,000 contributors in 12 days from across Canada and numerous countries 12

April 19, 2018 1:52 PM Tom Cochrane releases his reworked version of Big League

Reworked single 'dedicated to the Humboldt Broncos and their families, never to be forgotten' Tom Cochrane has released a reworked version of his song Big League and will donate all proceeds to a fund created to support those affected by the April 6 crash in Saskatchewan involving the Humboldt Broncos team bus and a tractor-trailer. The Juno Award-winning 11

April 19, 2018 11:46 AM Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe site closes with over $15 million raised

The Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe page displays a final total of $15,185,700 raised from more than 142,000 contributors in 12 days. He said money from the fund would be used to pay the expenses of the victims’ families, but added was too soon to provide a more specific breakdown of the way the money would be allocated. Garinger said the team would continue 11

April 17, 2018 6:50 PM Starbucks to shut 8,000 U.S. outlets for bias training after protests

Arrests of 2 black men in Philadelphia outlet leads to protests, social media backlash Starbucks Coffee Co. says it will close its more than 8,000 company-owned outlets in the U.S. for part of a day in May to conduct "racial-bias education" for its staff in the wake of the recent arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia. In a release 11

April 17, 2018 3:27 PM Tesla shuts down Model 3 assembly again to fix bottlenecks

Shares of Tesla Inc. traded lower Tuesday after reports that the company had shut down production of its Model 3 mass-market electric car again to solve manufacturing bottlenecks. The automaker told employees this week there would be a four- or five-day production hiatus. The company says it warned of future production pauses when it shut down the line to improve 12

April 15, 2018 4:53 PM Alberta wildfire was ‘traumatic, stressful’ for Parks Canada staff, report says

Waterton Lakes National Park was evacuated on Sept. 8, 2017, as a nearby fire was poised to spread into the southwestern Alberta park. “This is not a helpful nor compassionate answer, and needs to be reconsidered,” Thomsen wrote. “Your intervention is requested ASAP.” Parks Canada said in an emailed statement that employees who lived within park boundaries 12

April 12, 2018 9:15 PM Eglinton Crosstown construction site shut down after resident complains about workers smoking pot

Metrolinx describes incident as “shocking” and “completely irresponsible” Metrolinx spokesperson Anne Marie Aikins called the incident “shocking.” “It was completely irresponsible, against all of our fit-for-duty policies and our commitment to safety ... We expect our contractors to respond appropriately, immediately, and swiftly to any allegation like this. They must follow 9

April 12, 2018 5:09 PM How did one of Ontario’s first legal pot stores end up next to a Toronto public school? Premier Wynne wants answers

Parents at Blantyre Public School, just south of the location at Victoria Park Ave. and Gerrard St. E., say they had no idea a marijuana outlet would open at the strip mall where students go at lunchtime. “That just speaks to one of our concerns,” Richards said of the lack of information. “There isn’t the level of engagement there. It seems like a decision 9

April 11, 2018 5:43 PM Cineplex announces layoffs of full-time workers amid ‘small restructuring’

The Toronto-based company refused to say exactly how many jobs are being cut, but asserted the layoffs will impact less than 100 employees. The Toronto-based company’s spokesperson Sarah Van Lange is refusing to say exactly how many jobs are being cut, but says the layoffs will impact less than 100 employees. Lange says the cuts are part of a “small 11