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August 17, 2017 11:28 AM Gun used in Sherway Gardens shooting had silencer, witness says

Man in black clothing suddenly appeared and began firing at driver's side of SUV, witness says An eyewitness to a brazen shooting at Sherway Gardens shopping mall Wednesday evening says that a man in black clothing suddenly appeared and began firing a gun into a parked car. The witness shared his story with CBC Toronto but did not want to speak on camera 6

August 17, 2017 10:56 AM Malala Yousafzai to study at Oxford

LONDON - Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai has gained a place at the University of Oxford. The 20-year-old education activist tweeted her acceptance to the school, saying she was "so excited" to win a spot to study philosophy, politics and economics. Yousafzai won international renown in 2012 after she was shot by a Taliban gunman in Pakistan for speaking 6

August 17, 2017 9:00 AM U.S. opens NAFTA talks with focus on trade balance — and a deficit of facts

While Canada and Mexico talk about a win-win-win, it's clear the U.S. goal is just win Robert Lighthizer didn't give a long speech on Wednesday to open the talks to renegotiate NAFTA. But he really didn't have to. Donald Trump's choice to get a better trade deal for the United States had only one message, one that comes straight from the president 7

August 17, 2017 8:21 AM How does the Nokia 8 stack up against the competition?

After months of rumors and speculation, HMD Global unveiled the Nokia 8, the first Nokia flagship that runs Android. This carries a bit of historical significance, but it also means that Nokia has entered a domain full of strong and worthwhile contenders. Whether the Nokia 8 remains afloat in this crowded field of smartphones partly depends on how much the Nokia 8

August 17, 2017 8:14 AM Spain rescues 600 migrants in Mediterranean in 24 hours

MADRID - Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued some 600 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Morocco in the past 24 hours, making it one of its busiest days so far this year. The service said it rescued five migrants early Thursday in the Strait of Gibraltar. On Wednesday, its vessels rescued 593 migrants - 424 in the Strait 8

August 17, 2017 4:56 AM Conservative leader's free speech pledge wouldn't apply in U of T nationalist rally case

Scheer's spokesman tried to clarify leader's position on controversial free speech proposal A pledge by Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to yank federal funding from universities that fail to uphold free speech wouldn't apply to a decision by the University of Toronto to ban a nationalist rally from campus, his spokesman said Wednesday. "No," was Jake Enwright's 9

August 17, 2017 3:49 AM The photo of a counter-protester beating a police officer fooling the internet

IT HAS been the image shared online to prove Donald Trump was right when he insisted there was “blame on both sides” for the violence in Charlottesville. The image showing a man wielding a club and wearing an “antifa” jacket while standing over a downed officer was widely shared after the deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville 8

August 17, 2017 3:01 AM 3 kids killed in crash northeast of Calgary, 3 others injured

Three children are dead and three others are injured after a semi truck and an SUV collided near Highway 36 and Highway 570 northeast of Calgary on Wednesday around 5:45 p.m. A baby girl, a 16-year-old girl and an 11-year-old boy were killed on scene, said Calgary EMS. A 32-year-old woman in the SUV was transported to Foothills Medical Centre by STARS 6

August 17, 2017 1:26 AM 2 people shot at Sherway Gardens, 1 taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

2 male suspects were seen fleeing the parking lot in a black SUV A 50-year-old man has suffered life-threatening injuries after two men shot at him while he was inside a parked car in the Sherway Gardens Plaza parking lot Wednesday evening. A second man, also in his 50s, was found nearby. Acting Duty Insp. Leah Gilfoy said his injuries were not considered 9

August 17, 2017 1:22 AM From deep-fried chicken feet to liquid nitrogen desserts: A look at the CNE's food offerings this year

Canada's largest fair opens its doors on Friday The Canadian National Exhibition officially begins on Friday. It's Canada's largest fair with about 1.5 million visitors last year. The CNE is now famous for its innovative, outrageous food choices and this year is no exception. Visitors may even be able to get their dragon on. Dragon's Breath Crepe is a dessert 7