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Celebrity Astrologer Reveals The Three Perfect Careers For Every Star Sign

Hollywood astrologer Nicolas Aujula has revealed the three perfect careers for every star sign. Here is the list: … Read more

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New Study Highlights Which Period-Tracking Apps Share Your Sensitive Data With Facebook

Period-tracking apps used by millions of women are sharing information about their sex lives and health with Facebook, a new study revealed.  Researchers with the advocacy group Privacy International published a report yesterday that found two period-tracking apps, MIA Fem and Maya, sent data regarding users’ health to the social media giant.

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Woman Called 911 To Report An Impaired Driver And Ended Up In Jail Herself

A Utah woman has been sentenced to jail time after calling 911 to report a possible drunk driver … while she was intoxicated.   Breanna Dawn Hernandez called police on August 16 to report a possible drunk driver in Woods Cross.  When police pressed her for more info, the woman gave her own license plate and started laughing on the phone.  … Read more

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Thousands Still Don’t Have Power On The East Coast

The power is still out for thousands on the east coast. 104,000 homes and businesses in Nova Scotia, especially Halifax, along with 18,000 in PEI and about 2,700 in eastern New Brunswick are in the dark. Nova Scotia Power is receiving much-needed help from crews from Quebec, Ontario, New Brunswick, Florida and Maine in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Officials … Read more

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There Were Four Shootings In Four Hours Last Night

There were four shootings in Toronto last night over a four hour period. At Willowdale Ave & Byng Ave somebody fired shots through the window of a home. No injuries were reported. In the west end, at Attwell Dr & Carlson Crt a man was shot. His injuries are serious but not life threatening. Police have suspect information from this … Read more

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A Very Brady Renovation Starts Tonight On HGTV

The HGTV network bought the actual Brady Bunch house in 2018 and spent six months renovating it to match the set design used for the interiors of the show, including the floating staircase, the orange-and-green kitchen and the family room. In the process, 2,500 square feet were added to the original house to make everything match.  Property Brothers stars Drew … Read more

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Heinz Is Testing The Pour Perfect Bottle In Toronto

Heinz Ketchup has introduced what it’s calling the “Pour-Perfect” bottle.  At first glance, the bottles look simply as though they’ve been given crooked labels.  But a video released by the company explains the labels are purposely designed to provide a visual guide to the perfect pouring angle.  Tip the bottle at the optimum angle, and the label looks … Read more

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Odell Beckham Jr. Wore A $350,000 Watch While Playing The Titans Yesterday

The highly-touted Cleveland Browns may have taken a brutal beating at the hands of the underdog Tennessee Titans yesterday, but at least the team’s star receiver, Odell Beckham Jr., was wearing a very expensive watch while they did it.  Photographers, luxury brand lovers and NFL fans couldn’t help noticing the flashy Richard Mille brand timepiece on OBJ’s wrist during his … Read more

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Hurricane Dorian Did A Lot Of Damage In Atlantic Canada This Weekend

Hurricane Dorian is now heading out into the North Atlantic but not after doing a ton of damage in Atlantic Canada this weekend.  Utility companies in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, PEI and Newfoundland and Labrador are facing a huge task in restoring electricity to hundreds of thousands of customers left in the dark as Dorian flattened trees that pulled down … Read more

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[Video] Sunwing Flight Had A Rough Landing At Pearson Yesterday Afternoon

Yesterday afternoon there was a serious incident involving a Sunwing flight returning from Cancun that suffered a malfunction while landing at Pearson. Flight 272 blew a tire, causing a very bumpy landing. Some reports say items fell from the overhead compartment, windows broke and the interior of the cabin may have been damaged. Upon inspection, there was also a hydraulic … Read more

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CUPE Getting Into Strike Position

One of the unions representing Ontario education workers has taken an initial step toward a legal strike position. The Canadian Union of Public Employees says it has asked for a “no-board report,” which starts a countdown toward a potential strike. C.U.P.E. represents 55,000 workers such as custodians, clerical staff and educational assistants. They say they will be in … Read more

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Brampton School Board Explains Why This Book Was On A Principal’s Desk

The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board says an online firestorm that erupted over a book on how to teach black students stems from a misunderstanding of the book’s contents. The board says the book, titled “The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys,” is actually a helpful resource on tackling racial and cultural oppression in education — … Read more

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Hurricane Dorian Is Heading For Atlantic Canada This Weekend

Hurricane Dorian continues to march up the U.S. east coast, heading right towards Atlantic Canada. Late tomorrow it could hit Nova Scotia as a category 1 hurricane. It’s also possible it could be a tropical storm or post-tropical depression. As it heads for Canada, forecasters in the U.S. are warning of life-threatening storm surges, dangerous winds and flash floods today … Read more

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Six Year Old Boy Donates All Of The Money He Saved To Feed Hurricane Dorian Victims

A six-year-old has been praised for forfeiting his dream birthday party to instead help feed and comfort people left without a roof over their head as a result of Hurricane Dorian.   Jermaine Bell from Allendale in South Carolina turns seven this weekend. While he had been putting his pocket money aside to hopefully make it to Disney World in Florida, … Read more

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Michigan Has Temporarily Banned Flavoured E-Cigarettes

Yesterday, Michigan became the first state to ban flavoured e-cigarettes — after a rash of teens were hospitalized across the country with vaping-related illnesses.  The Governor announced a temporary … Read more

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TIFF Kicks Off Today – Road Closures Are In Effect Through The Weekend

Let the star spotting begin. TIFF, the Toronto International Film Festival officially gets underway today. The first film to screen is “I Am Woman” at 6pm at the Elgin Theatre.

To see a full schedule of events for TIFF: CLICK HERE (You will be redirected)

There are road closures in effect for the opening weekend of the festival.

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The University Of Guelph Is Now Offering Online Marijuana Courses

If you’re looking for a continuing education option, this may be for you. The University of Guelph is offering an online course to the public about growing better pot. The school says its cannabis production course begins next week and already has 60 students enrolled. U of G says the course will be geared to both home growers and those … Read more

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Hurricane Dorian Is Back Up To Category 3 At It Heads For Nova Scotia

As you likely know by now parts of the Bahamas were devastated by Hurricane Dorian, leaving thousands desperately looking for help. The Bahamian government has updated the death toll. They now say at least 20 people were killed but that number is expected to keep climbing. Meanwhile, Dorian has grown again. It is back to Category 3 status as it … Read more

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New Shawn Mendes Merch From Roots And A Downtown Pop-Up Shop Opening Today

Shawn Mendes has announced that he’s teaming up with Roots for a 2nd limited-edition Roots x Shawn Mendes capsule collection. The new collection will be available beginning tomorrow (September 5) at select Roots stores across Canada, as well as online at roots.com. The collection will also be available in downtown Toronto today thru Friday (September 4-6) at a special Read more

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Fourteen NDP Candidates In Atlantic Canada Just Jumped Ship To The Green Party

The federal NDP party’s fortunes in New Brunswick have taken a major hit.  An executive member for Atlantic Canada says the party does not have a path to victory in any of New Brunswick’s 10 ridings under leader Jagmeet Singh. Jonathan Richardson announced yesterday he is joining the Green party. In fact, fourteen candidates for the party in that province … Read more

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[Breaking] Hong Kong Officially Withdraws The Controversial Extradition Bill

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam has formally withdrawn an extradition bill that sparked massive protests that have rocked the city since June. The bill would have allowed Hong Kong residents to be sent to mainland China for trials. While the protests started out as push-back against the bill, they have continued to grow in scope and intensity. Demonstrators have been clashing … Read more

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Star-Studded Avicii Tribute Concert Planned For December 5

Adam Lambert, Rita Ora, Aloe Blacc and David Guetta are among the artists booked for the Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Health Awareness on Dec. 5 in Stockholm.  Also expected to take part in the event are Alex Ebert, Audra Mae, Joe Janiak and Blondfire, Rolling Stone magazine reported.  Variety noted most of the artists on the bill were former … Read more

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Leslie Jones Is Leaving Saturday Night Live

Leslie Jones confirmed on Twitter yesterday that she is leaving NBC’s Saturday Night Live after five seasons on the sketch comedy series.  She uploaded to Twitter images of the various characters she has played on SNL and gave thanks to producer and creator Lorne Michaels alongside her co-stars.  “You not only have my loyalty but you have my heart Read more

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Walmart Announces They Will Stop Selling Ammunition For Assault Rifles And Handguns

Walmart has announced it will stop selling ammunition for assault rifles and handguns and will ban customers from openly carrying firearms inside across its 4,177 stores.  The company will also stop selling handguns in Alaska, the only state where it sells them.  It comes in the wake of two deadly mass shootings, one of which occurred in one a Walmart … Read more

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Seven Confirmed Dead In The Bahamas From Hurricane Dorian – Florida Now Getting Hit

At least seven deaths from Hurricane Dorian have now been reported in the Bahamas, but the full scope of the disaster remains unknown. The storm’s winds and floodwaters have destroyed or severely damaged thousands of homes, crippled hospitals and trapped people in attics. The U.S. Coast Guard, Britain’s Royal Navy and a handful of aid groups are trying to get … Read more

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The Federal NDP Release Their New Campaign Slogan And Promise A Big Pay Increase For Minimum Wage Workers

The clock continues to countdown to the fall federal election and now the NDP are releasing their new slogan: “In it for You.” It is being launched today with a new ad featuring leader Jagmeet Singh saying he’s different from the other leaders because he doesn’t work for “the wealthy and the well-connected.” Observers note the … Read more

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25 Now Confirmed Dead After California Boat Fire

At least 25 people are now confirmed dead and nine others still missing after a tragic boat fire near an island off the Southern California coast. The dive-boat became fully engulfed in flames as 30 passengers on a recreational scuba diving trip slept below deck.  According to the Coast Guard, most of the crew was on deck at the time … Read more

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Kevin Hart Undergoes Surgery After Nasty Car Crash In Malibu

Kevin Hart suffered a back injury after his classic Plymouth Barracuda was involved in a nasty car crash on Sunday morning in Malibu, California.  He wasn’t driving the car when it veered off the road and ended up in a ditch, trapping Hart and two other people inside.  Video from the crash scene, obtained by TMZ, shows Kevin’s wrecked car … Read more

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Drunk Driver Arrested In Guelph After Police Spot Multiple Men Dancing On The Roof Of A Car

A 20-year old from Orangeville has been arrested after police allege he was impaired when the vehicle he was driving drove away from police with a passenger hanging out of the window. Around 2:25am on Saturday, Guelph Police noticed a vehicle parked downtown with “multiple males dancing on the roof.” As officers approached the vehicle, police say it … Read more

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Convicted Drunk Driver Drove Away From The Orangeville Court Right In Front Of An Officer

Police have made a fairly easy arrest because the accused committed the alleged act right in front of them … at a court house.  According to Caledon OPP, an officer was at the Court for an unrelated matter, when he watched a Judge sentence an impaired driver to a one-year license suspension. About 5-minutes after sentencing, an officer witnessed the … Read more

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Hurricane Dorian Now A Category 3 And “Dangerously Close” To The Florida Coast

Hurricane Dorian has weakened to a Category 3 storm but continues to batter the Bahamas as it remains at a virtual standstill. The ferocious storm’s centre was about 48 kilometres northeast of Freeport, on the Grand Bahama Island earlier this morning. Despite the category downgrade the National Hurricane centre says Dorion is still seeing 193 kilometres per hour winds and … Read more

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Arrest Made In Connection With The Shooting Of Toronto Rappers Smoke Dawg And Koba Prime

Toronto Police say a man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that left two emerging artists dead last summer. Jahvante Smart, 21, (known as Smoke Dawg) and Ernest Modekwe, 28, (known as Koba Prime), were gunned down at Queen & Peter St. in June 2018. Police say a woman shot in the same incident is expected to recover.… Read more

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The NFL Preseason Game In Winnipeg Wasn’t Exactly What Fans Were Hoping For

The NFL’s stop in Winnipeg included some last-minute changes. Packers head coach Matt LaFleur decided to sit 33 players, including star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, against the Raiders for their pre-season matchup at I-G Field. Oakland didn’t play starters such as quarterback Derek Carr or new receiver Antonio Brown. On top of that, the field was shortened to 80 yards amidst … Read more

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One Dead After 7-Vehicle Crash On The QEW In Oakville Last Night

One person is dead and several others have been injured after a serious, multi-vehicle crash on the eastbound QEW in Oakville overnight.  Reports say a tractor trailer that was carrying fruit products burst into flames after colliding with another vehicle. In total 7-vehicles were involved in the crash, including two trucks and five passenger vehicles. One car became pinned between … Read more

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Jacob Hoggard Back In Court Today

The frontman of Canadian rock group ‘Hedley’ will be back in court this morning. Jacob Hoggard has pleaded not guilty to two counts of sexual assault causing bodily harm and one count of sexual interference. Police say the allegations relate to three separate incidents in 2016 involving a woman and a girl under the age of 16. Last month a … Read more

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Today Is Burgers To Beat MS Day At A&W Restaurants

Today is the annual “Burgers to Beat MS Day” at A&W Restaurants.  Today $2 from every Teen Burger sold across the country will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada. Now in its 11th year, the campaign has raised more than $13 million for the MS Society of Canada. You can also support by rounding up your bill on … Read more

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The Ethics Commissioner Will Not Be Allowed To Testify On His Findings Against Trudeau

There will be no testimony delivered to the House of Commons ethics committee by Canada’s Ethics Commissioner on his SNC Lavalin investigation. Yesterday the Liberals used their majority in an emergency meeting to vote down Opposition motions to call Mario Dion to answer questions about his finding that Prime Minister Trudeau breached the Conflict of Interest Act in trying to … Read more

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The Host Of Dancing With The Stars Is Not Happy With This Season’s Casting Choices

Bachelorette star Hannah Brown, supermodel Christie Brinkley and former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer are among the eclectic group of celebrities who’ll be battling it out on the dance floor for the highly-anticipated upcoming season of Dancing with the Stars.  The cast was announced on Good Morning America Wednesday; the pro partner pairings won’t be revealed until the first … Read more

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[Video] Bungee Cord Snaps On Slingshot Ride At Florida Amusement Park

A visitor to a Florida amusement park captured video of the moment a bungee cable snapped on a slingshot ride just as it was about to launch with passengers.  Krissy Hurst of Havana said she was filming while a friend and his brother-in-law, who was visiting from California, were about to ride the Vertical Accelerator at Cobra Adventure Park in … Read more

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Elderly Woman Struck By Two Vehicles In Scarborough Yesterday – Both Vehicles Fled The Scene

A female pedestrian in her 70’s was struck and killed yesterday while crossing at a crosswalk on Midland Ave at Sheppard Ave. The woman was actually hit by two vehicles, both of which fled the scene. According to police, a large tanker truck struck the woman as it was turning the corner. She was likely killed when she was run … Read more

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