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Jennifer Lopez Says Her First Two Marriages Didn’t Count

Jennifer Lopez no longer considers her first two marriages to be real unions because they were so short-lived.  She is engaged to retired baseball ace Alex Rodriguez, and although their wedding will mark the fourth time she walks down the aisle, J.Lo doesn’t see it that way.  “I’ve been married three times: once was nine months and once was Read more

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Today Is We The North Day – Full Parade Info

Officials estimate today’s Raptors’ victory parade could bring close to two million people into the streets of the downtown core. The parade gets underway at 10am at Exhibition Place (Princess Gates). It will travel east along Lakeshore Blvd before turning north onto York Street. From there the route (video below) goes on University Avenue and then heads east on Queen … Read more

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Burger King To Sell An Upside Down Whopper

If you love “Stranger Things,” (Netflix series), then you’ll love Burger King’s newest creation.  The “Upside Down Whopper” is Burger King’s newest creation inspired by Stranger Things and it will be sold in stores ahead of the release of season 3.  It’s like a regular Whopper, except the bottom bun will be on the top, and the top … Read more

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Serious Road Rage Incident In Milton Leaves Man In Serious Condition

A 31-year-old Burlington man has been charged with aggravated assault following what police say was a road rage incident in Milton. Halton Police say officers received reports of a fight on Regional Road 25. An investigation revealed the accused and the victim got into a verbal altercation while both were driving and it escalated into a physical assault after the … Read more

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The Raptors Are 2019 NBA Champions – Full Wrap

How does it feel Toronto? The Raptors are 2019 NBA Champions. The final last night was 114-110. Toronto defeated the Golden State Warriors 4-2 in the series. Kawhi Leonard was named the NBA finals MVP after leading the Raptors in points for the entire post season. Kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakim both had 26 points last night. Fred VanVleet had … Read more

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Taylor Swift To Clear The Air Today At 5pm

Taylor Swift may finally be tired of the endless speculation and fan theories surrounding her upcoming album.   Today, she’s doing an Instagram Live session to provide information about…something.  “Hey guys, so at 5 p.m. Eastern tomorrow I’m going to be doing an Instagram Live,” she said in a video on Twitter and her Instagram Story. “Just filling Read more

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Driver Given A Huge Ticket For Throwing A Cigarette Butt Out His Car Window

Something happening in B.C. is probably something we in Ontario should be doing more of. Police have slapped a driver with a hefty $575 fine for throwing a cigarette out his car window on the highway.  It happened around 6:20pm on Friday.  Police are in the midst of a massive crackdown on motorists this month. The driver didn’t realize that … Read more

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Pampers To Install 5,000 Baby Change Tables Into Men’s Restrooms

Pampers will be installing 5,000 baby changing tables in men’s restrooms across Canada and the U.S.   Around 500 high-need will receive new changing tables within the next few weeks.  Pampers say that men’s restrooms should match the responsibilities of modern fathers.  The company’s initiative will see changing tables installed specifically in public areas like parks and libraries.   It comes following … Read more

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Miami Bar Had To Stop A Promotion That Promised A Free Shot For Every American Goal During The World Cup

A Florida bar might want to rethink their specials for the remainder of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.  “American Social” in Miami started a promo for the 2019 Women’s World Cup that awarded patrons with free shots for every goal the United States scored. However, they weren’t expecting the historic blow out that happened in the opening game against Thailand … Read more

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Joe Biden Says America Will Cure Cancer If He Is Elected President

Joe Biden told a crowd at a campaign rally on Tuesday he plans to cure cancer if he is elected president in 2020.  The former Vice President was speaking at an event in Ottumwa, Iowa, on the same day Donald Trump flew into the state.  Biden, whose son Beau died from brain cancer back in 2015, called finding a cure … Read more

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Tonight Is Game 6 – Everything You Need To Know

Once again tonight … this could be the last Raptors game of the season. Toronto leads Golden State 3-2 and with a win, will bring the NBA Championship / Larry O’Brien trophy back to the 6ix for the first time in franchise history. Game time tonight is 9:00pm. All of the Jurassic Parks in the GTA open at 7:00pm. If … Read more

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Bride Steals Bartender’s Tip Jar Leaving Him With Just $20

In one of the most shocking wedding stories ever, a true bridezilla decided to take the bartender’s tip jar and keep it for herself.  According to a post on Reddit’s Bridezilla forums, the incident occurred about 10 minutes before the bar was about to close down. For the entire night, a tip jar had been placed on the bar, … Read more

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There Was One Winning Lotto Max Jackpot Winner Last Night

One winning ticket is out there from last night’s massive Lotto Max draw. According to officials at the Atlantic Lottery Corporation, the lone winning ticket was purchased somewhere in Quebec.  That ticket is worth $65-million dollars. Despite 10 MaxMillion draws taking place last night, only one of them boasted a winner. The lone $1-million-dollar winning ticket was sold somewhere in … Read more

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David Ortiz Has Been Flown To Boston For Medical Care – Multiple Internal Organs Damaged

Baseball legend David Ortiz is back in Boston for continued medical care after the former Red Sox slugger was ambushed from behind by a gunman at a bar Sunday night in his native Dominican Republic. The team says a plane carrying the 43-year-old retired baseball players landed yesterday after a flight from the Caribbean nation where Big Papi underwent surgery … Read more

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Instagram Adds New Gender Identity Options

Instagram is updating the app to be more gender inclusive.  Starting this week, Instagram is adding new gender options to its app, so that users can choose which term they most identify with.  The feature will be available for both iOS and Android users.  Users can edit their gender selection by tapping the Edit Profile button on their account, then … Read more

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The Government’s Powerful New Concussion Commercial Debuted Last Night

Those watching the NBA Finals last night may have seen a powerful new commercial about concussion safety. The spot from the provincial government recently started playing in Cineplex theatres and made its debut on Sportsnet Ontario last night. It was inspired by the death of 17-year-old Ontario girl Rowan Stringer who died in 2013 from second impact syndrome after multiple … Read more

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Dairy Queen Is Launching This New Blizzard For Canada Day

Later this month Dairy Queen is launching a special edition, limited time Canada D’Eh Blizzard Treat.  It’s made with soft serve ice cream and features strawberry topping, Choco Chunks and is topped with red maple leaf sprinkles and a DQ sandwich. As with all DQ Blizzard Treats, the Canada D’Eh Blizzard Treat is flippable. Even with the sandwich, it can … Read more

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Mcdonald’s Reportedly Lost More Than $5 Million Because Of The Toronto Raptors

McDonald’s is putting its money where its mouth is.  The chain has already given away an estimated 2 million orders of medium French fries, thanks to the Toronto Raptors and a promotion that started last year.  According to USA Today, Ontario-based restaurants ran a promotion stating that they would give the fries away whenever the team made 12 or more … Read more

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[Video] Burger King Employee Filmed Mopping Table Tops After Cleaning The Floors

A Burger King employee in Florida was allegedly caught cleaning a table in the grossest possible way.  A customer filmed the employee appearing to use a dirty mop to clean a tabletop she had just eaten off of. According to her, the employee had just used the mop to clean the floors before using it on the table tops. Katie … Read more

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David Ortiz In Stable Condition – The Guy Who Shot Him Last Night Was Beaten By The Crowd

Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz (AKA: Big Papi) has undergone surgery for a gunshot wound and is said to be in stable condition. The baseball legend, who retired in 2016, was ambushed in his native Dominican Republic on Sunday evening at a bar in Santo Domingo. Police say Ortiz was attacked by a man who got off a … Read more

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Canadian Fertility Expert Warns About Marijuana Use For Couple Struggling To Conceive

A Canadian obstetrician-gynecologist at a London, Ontario fertility clinic says men and women who smoke pot and are struggling to conceive, should avoid using the drug until more is known about its possible effects on fertility. Doctor Sara Ilnitsky says some studies suggest that changes in ovulation patterns and reduced sperm motility are associated with smoking cannabis. She has co-authored … Read more

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Road Closures, Transit Changes, Security Measures And Everything Else You Need To Know About Raptors Game 5

Tonight could be the last Raptors game of the season. And if it is, that means it is the most important game in franchise history. Carrying a 3-1 series lead into tonight, the Raptors are poised to win the NBA Championship (Larry O’Brien trophy) for the first time ever. If Toronto wins, this is the city’s first major sports championship … Read more

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Police Have Made An Arrest – Charges Laid

Toronto Police have made an arrest related to a man seen uttering a vulgar phrase on live television after game 2 of the NBA Finals. On Monday, June 3 officers became involved in a mischief investigation that had occurred at 11:10pm the previous night, in the University Avenue and Fronts Street West area. Police say a reporter had asked the … Read more

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Province Announces New LCBO Agency Stores In Ontario

Ontario is expanding the sale of beer, wine and cider to almost 300 more stores this summer as part of Premier Doug Ford’s push to modernize liquor rules in the province.  The government announced yesterday that it would permit more LCBO agency stores in underserviced areas and allow more grocery stores to sell booze. Finance Minister Vic Fedeli says some … Read more

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Getting Ready For Game 4 – Raptors Vs Warriors Tonight

The weather is going to be beautiful for watching the Raptors tonight in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. Game time tonight is 9:00pm and Toronto is healthy heading into this one with all of the usuals expected to be in the line-up. For Golden State, Klay Thompson is set to return tonight from a left hamstring injury. Two-time reigning … Read more

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Jupiter And It’s 4 Moons Will Soon Be Visible With Just Binoculars

Jupiter and its four largest moons will be visible with just a pair of binoculars this month.  In June, the solar system’s largest planet is as close as it gets to earth, offering both trained observers and novice star gazers a sightseeing treat.  “Jupiter is at its biggest and brightest this month, rising at dusk and remaining visible all Read more

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The Home Of The Golden State Warriors Has Now Decriminalized Magic Mushrooms

Golden State Warriors fans may not be all that upset about losing to Toronto last night because Oakland has now become the second U.S. city to decriminalize magic mushrooms after a string of people shared how psychedelics helped them overcome depression, drug addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder.  The City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to decriminalize the adult use and … Read more

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Unions Are Already Threatening A Charter Challenge After The Government Moved To Cap Wage Increases At 1 Percent

The Ford government is already facing union blowback after tabling legislation that would cap public sector wage increases to an average of one per cent per year for three years. Treasury Board President Peter Bethlenfalvy introduced the legislation yesterday and called it a “fair and time-limited approach” to reduce the province’s deficit.

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Sephora Closing Its U.S. Stores Tomorrow For Inclusion Workshops

Sephora has announced that it’s going to close all of its U.S. stores tomorrow morning (June 5) to host “inclusion workshops” for its employees. This comes after SZA tweeted that, while she was shopping in a Sephora store in Calabasas, an employee “called security to make sure” she wasn’t stealing. Sephora apologized to SZA. On its Facebook page,Read more

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Canadians Are Getting A Free Doritos Locos Taco Because The Warriors Beat The Raptors On Sunday

The NBA finals are heating up with the Golden State Warriors clinching a 109-104 win while on the road against the Toronto Raptors during Sunday’s game – a victory Taco Bell wants everyone to celebrate by offering Americans and Canadians a free Doritos Loco Taco on June 18.  The giveaway is part of the Tex-Mex chain’s fourth annual “Steal Read more

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A Strike At The World’s Biggest Nutella Factory Could Lead To A Shortage

French workers are continuing a protest of their employer. Unionized workers, frustrated over salary negotiations, are blocking the world’s biggest Nutella factory, barring trucks from entering or leaving the factory in Normandy for a week now. Parent company Ferrero yesterday started threatening fines for the pickets, but the unions say they are not deterred. The site produces 600,000 jars of … Read more

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Premier Ford Confirms He Will Not March In The Pride Parade Until Uniformed Police Are Allowed Back In

Premier Doug Ford will not march in this year’s Toronto Pride parade because organizers have again banned police in uniform from taking part. A spokesperson for Ford says in a statement to Global News that the premier has always said he will attend the parade when front-line police officers are allowed to participate in uniform. Uniformed officers were banned from … Read more

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Peel Police Officer Dragged By A Suspected Impaired Driver Near The Airport

Peel Police are investigating after an officer was dragged by a vehicle last night while the officer attempted to stop a suspected impaired driver. It happened in Malton, near Pearson International Airport. Police say the driver was leaving the Airport Strip club when the incident occurred. Reports say the driver and a female passenger fled on foot at the nearby … Read more

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Amazon Channels Is Coming To Canada

Canadian TV viewers will soon have another streaming option on their plate. Amazon says it plans to make its Amazon Channels platform available “soon” in Canada as an add-on to its existing Prime Video subscription. The service will offer 12 channels of on-demand and live television that customers will be able to purchase on an a-la-carte basis. Many … Read more

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New Report Says The Canadian Market For Cannabis Edibles And Next Gen Products Is Worth $2.7-billion dollars

The Canadian market for edibles and next-generation cannabis products is worth an estimated $2.7-billion dollars. In a new report, Consultancy Deloitte estimates annual spending in Canada on edible pot products, such as cannabis-infused beverages and confectionery goods, will hit $1.6-billion of that total once they become legal. This spending is on top of the six-billion-dollar estimated domestic market for … Read more

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President Trump Kicked Off His Trip To England By Calling The Mayor Of London A Stone Cold Loser

You’re probably going to hear a lot of talk about the Royals and U.S. politics over the next few days. President Donald Trump has arrived in London for a two-day visit that will include an audience with the Queen, a formal tea with Prince Charles, and a state banquet at Buckingham Palace tonight. On previous visits to England, Trump has … Read more

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The Final Report From The National Inquiry Into Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women And Girls Will Be Released Today

The final report from the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls will be released today in what’s expected to be an emotional ceremony.  It will take place in Gatineau, Quebec. Reports say the report will for police services to do a better job dealing with human-trafficking cases. In the report, Marion Buller concludes that indigenous women … Read more

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This Meteorologist Proposed To His Storm Chaser Boyfriend As A Tornado Approached

A meteorologist found the perfect backdrop to propose to his boyfriend on Tuesday — popping the question in front of a massive tornado.  “The 2 loves of my life,” storm chaser Joey Krastel tweeted, along with a photo of the special moment.  The now-viral image shows Krastel down on one knee in front of his boyfriend Chris Scott, … Read more

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The New Dating App For Dog Owners Is Catching On Quick

A dating app for dog lovers has taken the U.S. by storm – with it set to hold more launch events across the country.  Dig, a Tinder-style platform, has already been activated in cities such as Austin, Atlanta, Miami and San Francisco, but is being rolled out to others including Denver and Dallas from the end of June.  Co-founder … Read more

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Game One Of The NBA Final Goes To Toronto

History was made last night.  The first NBA Finals game to be played outside of the United States has gone to Toronto. The Raptors now have a 1-0 lead in the series after beating the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors 118-109. Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points. Kawhi Leonard had 23 points, eight rebounds and five assists … Read more

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