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 2018-04-25 18:31 

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Saskatchewan government seeks Court of Appeal ruling on federal carbon tax...

The Saskatchewan government wants to know whether Ottawa's plan to bring in a carbon price for provinces that don't have one violates the Constitution....

 2018-04-25 18:22 

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Indigenous police officer honoured with Valley Line West LRT station name...

A city naming committee has unveiled names of 14 stops along the future Valley Line West LRT extension....

 2018-04-25 18:06 

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Calgary councillor has asked his colleagues to reconsider the makeup of the new Olympic oversight committee...

Councillor Peter Demong has asked his colleagues to reconsider the makeup of the new Olympic oversight committee. Demong is one of several councillors unhappy over the lack of balance on the committee. "In politics, optics is everything ... I want the...

 2018-04-25 18:04 

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Macron takes aim at Trump on climate change in speech to U.S. Congress: 'There is no Planet B'...

Addressing a joint meeting of Congress Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron said he's confident U.S. will rejoin the Paris climate deal and his appeal asked U.S. to "make our planet great again."...

 2018-04-25 18:03 

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Here's what Yonge St. looked like the day after the van rampage...

As people made their way out of office buildings and walked along Yonge St. between Finch and Sheppard Aves., they couldn't help but notice they were stepping on a crime scene....

 2018-04-25 17:55 

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Calgary to host 2019 Grey Cup, the first time since 2009...

It'll be just the fifth Grey Cup held in the city's history....

 2018-04-25 17:53 

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North American rental agencies struggle with screenings as security concerns rise...

Efforts are further along in Europe, which has seen a rash of vehicle attacks across the continent....

 2018-04-25 17:46 

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'Alek is our mirror': Toronto yoga studio criticized over post showing Toronto rampage suspect...

Critics said a post by a local yoga studio that included an image of the Toronto rampage suspect was untimely and disrespectful to victims and their families....

 2018-04-25 17:37 

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Dermott's solid rookie season another sign Leafs' talent pipeline is strong...

Defenceman could be in for even more ice-time next year given team's free agent situation...

 2018-04-25 17:32 

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David Knevel, Nathan Shepherd among Canadians eligible for selection in 2018 NFL draft...

Shepherd, a Fort Hays State University defensive tackle, is projected as a second- or third-round selection. Knevel, a Nebraska Cornhuskers' offensive lineman, is also eligible for selection in the 2018 NFL draft....

 2018-04-25 17:29 

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'We'll just have to be creative': Halifax to lose iconic all-ages music venue...

The Pavilion Youth Association says it wants a youth-focused arts space to replace the aging building....

 2018-04-25 17:26 

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Gmail redesign sends reply reminders, offers emails with time limits...

Gmail isn't the first service to offer self-destructing messages, but it will help bring it to the masses....

 2018-04-25 17:16 

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Toronto Police holding presser Wednesday on Const. Ken Lam, arresting officer in Toronto van rampage...

Deputy Chief Peter Yuen will be speaking at the presser, police said, after receiving many media requests to speak to Lam....

 2018-04-25 17:11 

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G7 urged to listen to needs of marginalized women...

The Liberal government is making gender equality a major theme of its G7 presidency this year....

 2018-04-25 17:01 

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Canadian toymaker Spin Master files patent suit against Mattel...

The claim seeks an injunction preventing Mattel from using patented mechanisms used in its Mecard toys....

 2018-04-25 16:53 

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Amnesty International award shows Kaepernick doesn't need NFL any more...

Teams who refused to sign him have unwittingly given Kaepernick a bigger platform, Morgan Campbell writes in this week's Sports Prism...

 2018-04-25 16:53 

Toronto Star

Amnesty International award shows Kaepernick doesn't need NFL any more...

Teams who refused to sign him have unwittingly given Kaepernick a bigger platform, Morgan Campbell writes in this week's Sports Prism...

 2018-04-25 16:37 

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Five great exhibitions to check out at the Contact Photography Festival...

Even amid event with wide, locally rooted appeal, there are some that stand out, and Murray Whyte offers his suggestions....

 2018-04-25 16:36 

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Canadian pairs skaters Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford officially retire...

The pair helped Canada win gold in the team event and took bronze in pairs at the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea....

 2018-04-25 16:30 

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U.S. attorneys urge appeals court to block Iraqi deportations...

A civil-rights attorney believes the Trump administration tried to rush deportations of Iraqis, who include Christians and other minority groups....

 2018-04-25 16:27 

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The fight for community benefits at Rexdale casino...

It is not too late to build a respectful relationship for this massive project, which will have a huge impact on the community....

 2018-04-25 16:26 

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 2018-04-25 16:22 

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 2018-04-25 16:17 

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Indian high-profile spiritual guru faces life in prison for raping teenage devotee...

The guilty verdict against 77-year-old Asaram Bapu was read out inside the prison because of fears that his followers might resort to violence....

 2018-04-25 16:14 

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Republicans unsettled by narrow house seat victory in Arizona...

GOP political consultant Chuck Coughlin called Tuesday's special election margin "not good" for national Republicans looking at their chances in November....

 2018-04-25 16:09 

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After tragedy, Toronto can be an example for the world...

This week we have seen everything great about Canada on display, writes Ahmed Sahi....

 2018-04-25 16:07 

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TSX shows gains as U.S. markets remain mixed, Canadian dollar down...

The Canadian dollar was trading this morning at 77.66 cents U.S., down from Tuesday's average value of 77.95 cents U.S....

 2018-04-25 16:05 

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PREGAME: Leafs, Bruins tinker with lineups...

'There are only certain moments that turn into memories. This is one of them. Make it a great memory,...

 2018-04-25 16:00 

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Foreign buyers dwindle after Ontario launches real estate tax...

The number of sales involving a foreign entity has steadily declined since the province introduced its non-resident speculation tax....

 2018-04-25 15:47 

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Hank Azaria would 'step aside' from voicing Apu on The Simpsons...

His offer goes farther than the creators of the show have been willing to go, after controversy came to light thanks to the documentary The Problem With Apu....

 2018-04-25 15:46 

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Toronto Wolfpack to face Warrington Wolves in Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round...

Adding to the appeal of the draw is the fact that Toronto's Ashton Sims, Gareth O'Brien and Gary Wheeler all played for Warrington in the past....

 2018-04-25 15:38 

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Wynne calls possible link between van rampage suspect and mysogynistic group 'very disturbing'...

Wynne also praised the actions of Toronto police Constable Ken Lam and first responders for their "amazing" work....

 2018-04-25 15:22 

Toronto Star

Jury begins deliberations in Bill Cosby's retrial...

The comedian and television star faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault, each carrying up to 10 years in prison....

 2018-04-25 15:15 

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In scathing pre-election report, Ontario auditor general says deficit is $11.7B, not $6.7B...

The accounting disagreement stems from a longstanding dispute over whether around $11 billion in the OPSEU and the Ontario Teachers' pension plans can be counted toward the bottom line....

 2018-04-25 14:59 

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South Carolina corrections employees face federal bribery, contraband charges...

The indictments were unsealed a little more than a week after a deadly riot at Lee Correctional Institution left seven inmates dead....

 2018-04-25 14:59 

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'I'd be proud' to have an officer like that: Edmonton police chief commends Toronto officer who arrested suspect in van rampage...

Const. Ken Lam's actions showed compassion and empathy, Rod Knecht says....

 2018-04-25 14:56 

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Noel Edison out at Toronto Mendelssohn Choir after sexual-misconduct investigation...

A member of the Order of Ontario, Edison was nominated for a Grammy earlier this year....

 2018-04-25 14:52 

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10 people dead, 14 injured: These are the victims of the Yonge St. van rampage...

A great-grandmother. A visitor from Jordan. A mother from Sri Lanka. The Star is working to tell the stories of those killed in the Yonge St. rampage Monday....

 2018-04-25 14:49 

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Gaia produces most detailed star chart of our galaxy...

Amateur and professional astronomers can access new data to hunt for discoveries in the Milky Way....

 2018-04-25 14:31 

Toronto Star

Remember the Dub brothers' band? They're back and climbing higher...

Trio of Ottawa siblings, who opened for the Beach Boys in 2013 while still underage, shocked a few people with their new drug-friendly makeover. They play Toronto's Hard Luck on April 27....

 2018-04-25 14:25 

Toronto Star

Alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur's case put over to May 23...

McArthur's case was put over after a brief court appearance in Toronto on Wednesday. The 66-year-old faces eight counts of first-degree murder....

 2018-04-25 14:19 

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Halifax Mooseheads fire head coach Jim Midgley after one season...

General manager Cam Russell says the search has begun for a new bench boss...

 2018-04-25 14:08 

Toronto Star

Closing arguments to begin Thursday at Nicholas Butcher's murder trial in Halifax...

Before evidence wrapped up on Monday, Butcher sketched out his life for the jury, and his search for work while juggling about $200,000 in debt....

 2018-04-25 14:07 

Toronto Star

Fleetwood Mac coming to Air Canada Centre on Nov. 5...

Without guitarist Lindsey Buckingham, band continues its half-century history with a fall North American tour....

 2018-04-25 13:57 

Toronto Star

Greenbelt Microgreens recall in B.C. and Alberta...

Concerns over Listeria contamination prompted notice...

 2018-04-25 13:52 

Toronto Star

Russia's Supreme Court upholds criminal conviction against opposition leader Alexei Navalny...

The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday against a retrial, upholding the conviction that gave Navalny a suspended sentence and sent his brother to prison for 3 1/2 years....

 2018-04-25 13:39 

Toronto Star

Councillors approve temporary stadium for Wanderers Grounds...

Sports & Entertainment Atlantic will host its first event at the 6,500-seat stadium in June: A rugby match between Team Canada and Team U.S.A....

 2018-04-25 13:34 

Toronto Star

Eric Idle looks on the bright side of life...

Monty Python comedian pens memoir...

 2018-04-25 13:29 

Toronto Star

The Handmaid's Tale star Elisabeth Moss shares stories behind brutal 2nd season...

Season 2, which is now available on Hulu, moves beyond the pages of the landmark 1985 book by Margaret Atwood. Within the first 15 minutes, the handmaids face harrowing consequences for last year's refusal to stone one of their own to death....

 2018-04-25 13:29 

Toronto Star

Edmonton teacher launches afterschool Dungeons and Dragons program for inner-city kids...

Marc Schubert is raising money to help elementary students at Delton school bring the game home for the summer with the hope of helping kids improve their social skills....

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