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June 17, 2018 2:10 PM Illinois man, 61, dead after race car crashes at Ontario motorsport park

Man lost control of his race car after turning a corner, it left the track and hit a wall A 61-year-old Illinois man is dead after he lost control of his race car and crashed into a tire barrier at a Formula 5000 race in Bowmanville, Ont. on Saturday, Durham police say. The crash occurred at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, 3233 Concession Road 10, at about 4

June 16, 2018 12:02 PM Spain saves 933 migrants, prepares to receive Aquarius boat

Prepares to receive another 630 migrants after Italy and Malta refuse to let aid boat land Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved 933 people and recovered four bodies from dozens of migrant boats attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea over the past two days. The service said Saturday that it pulled the migrants from a total 8

June 7, 2018 6:30 PM Vaughan nurse ran unlicensed cosmetic clinic linked to woman's death, police say

Investigators say the woman was injecting patients with non-medical, unregulated substances A Vaughan nurse has been charged with running an illegal, non-surgical cosmetic clinic that resulted in the death of a patient. York Regional Police say Anna Yakubovsky-Rositsan operated the independent office at her home in Vaughan. Yakubovsky-Rositsan, 40, is now facing 6

June 1, 2018 3:53 AM Wild-card triumph: Little-known speller wins Scripps spelling bee

Karthik Nemmani outlasts better-known spellers before winning with 'koinonia' Karthik Nemmani didn't win his regional spelling bee. He didn't even win his county spelling bee. But he was still good enough to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Throwing everything he had into his one shot at glory, 14-year-old Karthik outlasted better-known spellers 24

May 31, 2018 9:36 PM The King of Donair expanding its empire to Western Canada

HALIFAX—King of Donair (KOD), an institution of the Halifax donair scene, is continuing to expand its dominion with a brand new shop in Edmonton and 10 Western Canadian shops expected by the end of the year. KOD owner Nicholas Nahas of Halifax said the Edmonton store, which opened last week, is the first franchise to open outside the Maritimes. A Grand 7

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 28, 2018 6:12 PM Canada announces training camp invitees ahead of basketball World Cup qualifying

Canada has invited eight NBA players to its training camp ahead of its upcoming regional FIBA Basketball World Cup qualifying games. A pair of veteran centres — Tristan Thompson of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Kelly Olynyk of the Miami Heat — highlight a list that includes Indian Pacers guard Cory Joseph and Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray. Canada has invited 9

May 28, 2018 3:21 PM K-pop troupe BTS scores historic debut atop Billboard music chart

The number-one album in the U.S. is almost entirely in Korean. Love Yourself: Tear by the Korean Pop group BTS moved 135,000 units in its first week of release, putting it at number one on the Billboard 200 Album chart. Love Yourself: Tear by the Korean pop group BTS moved 135,000 units in its first week of release, putting it at number one on the Billboard 33

May 20, 2018 1:03 PM Volunteer firefighters help battle massive Brandon, Man., blazes

BRANDON, MAN.—As a massive fire in downtown Brandon on Saturday began threatening other buildings, the chief of the Souris-Glenwood volunteer fire department was loading fertilizer into a truck at a farm 45 kilometres away. Brian Parham received a text from his son, who is also a volunteer firefighter, letting him know the Christie’s Office Plus building 10

May 18, 2018 8:11 PM Man charged in connection to Richmond Hill homicide and Toronto home invasion

York Regional Police spokesperson Laura Nicolle said this appears to be “a targeted attack.” “What we determined, or pieced together, is that the victim was killed prior to all of these things occurring,” Nicolle said. She said the victim was killed, and the assailants then went to Toronto and committed the home invasion. On Friday afternoon, police 30