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January 21, 2018 10:32 AM Turkish troops attack Kurdish enclave in northern Syria

Target is militia known as People's Protection Units, or YPG, which Turkey considers a terror group Turkish troops and Syrian opposition forces attacked a Kurdish enclave in northern Syria on Sunday in their bid to drive a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia from the region. Turkish officials said the troops entered the enclave of Afrin a day after dozens of Turkish 9

January 20, 2018 2:34 PM 2 Canadians, 2 Americans kidnapped in Nigeria freed, in good condition, police say

Police and a special anti-kidnapping squad rescued the foreigners in the Kagarko local government area Friday night after a massive manhunt, state police said. YOLA, NIGERIA—Two Americans and two Canadians who were kidnapped in Nigeria’s north-central Kaduna state on Tuesday have been freed and are in good condition, police said Saturday. Police and a special 8

January 19, 2018 11:46 AM Two dead, two injured after Etobicoke shooting

Toronto police say four men were in the area of West Deane Park Dr. and The East Mall when the shooting occurred. Two men are dead and two others are in hospital in critical condition following a shooting in Etobicoke early Friday. Police rushed to the area of West Deane Park Dr. and The East Mall, north of Rathburn Rd. around 12:40 a.m. after reports 9

January 18, 2018 2:49 PM Toronto makes cut of top 20 cities vying to be Amazon's 2nd headquarters

It's the only Canadian city to still be in the running Amazon has released a list of 20 cities for its second North American headquarters, with Toronto the only Canadian city to make the cut. (David Horemans/CBC) Toronto has made the cut of the top 20 cities that e-commerce giant Amazon is considering for its second headquarters. Toronto is the only Canadian 23

January 17, 2018 3:10 PM Liberals to invest $20 million to tackle sexual violence against Indigenous, LGBT, immigrant populations

Status of Women minister to announce details of plans to support "underserved" survivors of abuse The Liberal government is announcing $20 million in funding for organizations to support what it calls "underserved" survivors of sexual violence. That includes programs targeting Indigenous, immigrant and LGBT populations, as well as seniors and disabled 12

January 16, 2018 4:49 PM Magna International expects 2018 profit of more than $2.3 billion

One of the world’s largest auto parts suppliers, Aurora, Ont.-based Magna says its sales this year will total between $39.3 billion and $41.5 billion. AURORA, ONT.—Magna International Inc. says it expects to earn $2.3 billion to $2.5 billion this year. In its guidance for 2018, the auto parts company says it expects sales to total between $39.3 billion 12

January 15, 2018 10:43 PM North York girl, 6, rushed to hospital after being pinned by rolling SUV

Police say the girl was pinned against her parent's vehicle by a rolling SUV without a driver inside. A six-year-old girl has been rushed to hospital after she was pinned against her parent’s SUV near a North York school on Monday afternoon. Sgt. Duncan Miller told reporters the girl was getting into a Mercedes SUV on Ianhall Rd. when a second SUV rolled 15

January 10, 2018 9:58 PM Sinkhole big enough to swallow car opens on Yonge St. near Hwy. 401

Two traffic lanes closed on Yonge St., south of York Mills Rd. A large sinkhole shut down two traffic lanes on Yonge St., just north of York Mills Rd., on Wednesday. City work crews are attending to the large sinkhole, which appeared Wednesday morning at William Carson Cres., just south of Highway 401, and is large enough to swallow a car. While the cause 13

January 9, 2018 12:40 PM North Korea, South Korea agree to hold military talks

Delegations from both sides gathered at border village of Panmunjom on Tuesday The two Koreas have agreed in a joint statement to hold talks on reducing military tensions and "actively co-operate" in next month's Winter Olympic Games in South Korea. Senior officials of the rival Koreas gathered at the border village of Panmunjom on Tuesday for their 19

January 8, 2018 6:55 PM Justin Timberlake kicks off tour in Toronto on March 13

Man of the Woods tour hits the Air Canada Centre for at least one show, and maybe more, in two months. Justin Timberlake will kick off his North American tour here in Toronto in March, a little more than a month after his Man of the Woods album is released. Timberlake plays the Air Canada Centre on Tuesday, March 13; fan-club and American Express members 17