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Man dead after shooting in Newmarket
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:31:57 +0200
Police say the man was unconscious when they arrived.
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Japanese PM Shinzo Abe poised to win another term as voters goes to the polls
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:15:56 +0200
Exit polls show that the prime minister will likely become the nation’s longest-serving leader with a win in Sunday’s election.
© The Star
The murder of Malta’s best-known journalist has exposed ‘something darker’ in the tiny EU nation
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 03:13:07 +0200
The brazen car-bomb murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia shocked many, but with an ineffective legal system and police leadership in disarray, virtually nobody expects justice to be done.
© The Star
Toronto Police find dead body in North York ravine
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 02:31:13 +0200
Police say the death is being treated as suspicious.
© The Star
Four people arrested after clashing anti-Trudeau and anti-racism demonstrations at Nathan Phillips Square
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:49:22 +0200
One person was charged with assaulting a police officer, while two others were charged with causing a disturbance.
© The Star
Mourners remember soldier at centre of Trump fight during Fort Lauderdale funeral
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:20:43 +0200
Community pays tribute to and remembers four soldiers killed in battle. Public fight between U.S. president and Congresswoman Frederica Wilson was never mentioned during the service.
© The Star
Trump plans to release last cache of secret JFK assassination files
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:36:05 +0200
President tweets intention to disclose documents by Oct. 26 deadline, although CIA said to be lobbying against move despite belief they do not contain any bombshells.
© The Star
Experts worried as mountain hosting North Korea’s nuclear blasts shows signs of exhaustion
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:26:43 +0200
Scientists warn that further testing could cause the mountain to collapse and release radiation.
© The Star
New coffee hybrids suggest bright future for endangered industry
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:17:20 +0200
Centroamericano is one of several new hybrids developed with climate change in mind and initial results are promising.
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Teens stabbed near Scarborough school in stable condition: police
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:29:56 +0200
One of the three initially had critical injuries while the other two were in serious condition. The incident happened near David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute on Friday.
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Quen Chow Lee, lead plaintiff in lawsuit over Chinese head tax, dies at 105
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:00:00 +0200
Her toughness helped her overcome war, poverty, a 14-year separation from her husband, and a long legal battle for government redress.
© The Star
Woman stabbed in ‘random attack’ in Lawrence Park
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:30:25 +0200
It wasn’t immediately clear how serious the woman’s injuries were. The incident happened at about noon.
© The Star
Mississauga woman charged in immigration scam
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:29:53 +0200
Peel police say the scam targeted victims from the Middle East, particularly Afghanistan, who paid large sums of money to sponsor family members wishing to immigrate to Canada.
© The Star
Experts say Facebook’s ‘election integrity’ plan misses the mark
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:00:00 +0200
The experts in digital politics are urging the government to implement “much more dramatic policy measures” to guard against hacking and misinformation.
© The Star
Trump jabs back at ‘wacky’ congresswoman as spat over condolence call continues
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:10:56 +0200
The fight between Trump and Rep. Frederica Wilson began Tuesday when Trump told the pregnant widow of a service member killed in Niger that her 25-year-old husband “knew what he signed up for.”
© The Star
Late running superstar Ed Whitlock still sets pace at Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:00:00 +0200
Special pace groups will try to run at the pace of the masters running legend, who redefined how aging affects the body before his death at age 86 in March.
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Late great Ed Whitlock still sets pace at Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:00:00 +0200
Special pace groups will try to run at the pace of the masters running legend, who redefined how aging affects the body before his death at age 86 in March.
© The Star
WHO chief now ‘rethinking’ Mugabe ‘goodwill ambassador’ appointment after outcry
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:59:22 +0200
93-year-old Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state, is facing United States sanctions for a “long track record of human rights violations.”
© The Star
Shock, condemnation as Zimbabwe’s Mugabe named WHO ‘goodwill ambassador’
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:59:22 +0200
93-year-old Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state, is facing United States sanctions for a “long track record of human rights violations.”
© The Star
Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich; 33-year-old arrested
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:41:54 +0200
Victims mainly had superficial stab wounds and in at least one case had been hit, police said. Police also said they believe it was not a terror attack.
© The Star
How every investor lost money on Trump Tower Toronto — except Donald Trump, who made millions anyway
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
Donald Trump called himself a “genius” for investing in Toronto’s Trump Tower. Behind the scenes, he had no money on the line. The inside story of an unlikely bankruptcy, and the investors who lost everything when they bet on the Trump brand.
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#MeToo opens door to voices of women of colour: Paradkar
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
If minority women speak up, not only are they disbelieved, they are criticized by their own people and left alone by people from other communities. The isolation is acute.
© The Star
How every investor lost money on Trump Tower Toronto (but Donald Trump made millions anyway)
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
Donald Trump called himself a “genius” for investing in Toronto’s Trump Tower. Behind the scenes, he had no money on the line. The inside story of an unlikely bankruptcy, and the investors who lost everything when they bet on the Trump brand.
© The Star
A Black protester hugged a white supremacist at a Florida rally and asked: ‘Why do you hate me?’
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 04:57:41 +0200
Randy Furniss, wearing a white T-shirt emblazoned with swastikas, was punched in the face outside the event at the University of Florida. That’s when Aaron Courtney gave him a hug, wrapping an arm around the Nazi’s shoulders, and another arm around...
© The Star
Most important news of Canada:
Bolton pastor facing luring charges
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:55:58 +0200
Police charged Jeffrey Enns on Oct. 11, with two counts of luring a person under 18 by means of telecommunication.
© The Star
Trudeau, Trump governments trade criticism as NAFTA talks falter
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:55:36 +0200
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland on Tuesday publicly blasted the Trump administration’s NAFTA approach for the first time, the clearest sign yet of the divide between the U.S. and Canada.
© The Star
Man dead after shooting in Newmarket
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:31:57 +0200
Police say the man was unconscious when they arrived.
© The Star
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe poised to win another term as voters goes to the polls
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:15:56 +0200
Exit polls show that the prime minister will likely become the nation’s longest-serving leader with a win in Sunday’s election.
© The Star
The murder of Malta’s best-known journalist has exposed ‘something darker’ in the tiny EU nation
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 03:13:07 +0200
The brazen car-bomb murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia shocked many, but with an ineffective legal system and police leadership in disarray, virtually nobody expects justice to be done.
© The Star
Toronto Police find dead body in North York ravine
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 02:31:13 +0200
Police say the death is being treated as suspicious.
© The Star
Four people arrested after clashing anti-Trudeau and anti-racism demonstrations at Nathan Phillips Square
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:49:22 +0200
One person was charged with assaulting a police officer, while two others were charged with causing a disturbance.
© The Star
Mourners remember soldier at centre of Trump fight during Fort Lauderdale funeral
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:20:43 +0200
Community pays tribute to and remembers four soldiers killed in battle. Public fight between U.S. president and Congresswoman Frederica Wilson was never mentioned during the service.
© The Star
Trump plans to release last cache of secret JFK assassination files
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:36:05 +0200
President tweets intention to disclose documents by Oct. 26 deadline, although CIA said to be lobbying against move despite belief they do not contain any bombshells.
© The Star
Experts worried as mountain hosting North Korea’s nuclear blasts shows signs of exhaustion
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:26:43 +0200
Scientists warn that further testing could cause the mountain to collapse and release radiation.
© The Star
Teens stabbed near Scarborough school in stable condition: police
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:29:56 +0200
One of the three initially had critical injuries while the other two were in serious condition. The incident happened near David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute on Friday.
© The Star
Quen Chow Lee, lead plaintiff in lawsuit over Chinese head tax, dies at 105
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:00:00 +0200
Her toughness helped her overcome war, poverty, a 14-year separation from her husband, and a long legal battle for government redress.
© The Star
Woman stabbed in ‘random attack’ in Lawrence Park
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:30:25 +0200
It wasn’t immediately clear how serious the woman’s injuries were. The incident happened at about noon.
© The Star
Mississauga woman charged in immigration scam
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:29:53 +0200
Peel police say the scam targeted victims from the Middle East, particularly Afghanistan, who paid large sums of money to sponsor family members wishing to immigrate to Canada.
© The Star
Experts say Facebook’s ‘election integrity’ plan misses the mark
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:00:00 +0200
The experts in digital politics are urging the government to implement “much more dramatic policy measures” to guard against hacking and misinformation.
© The Star
Trump jabs back at ‘wacky’ congresswoman as spat over condolence call continues
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:10:56 +0200
The fight between Trump and Rep. Frederica Wilson began Tuesday when Trump told the pregnant widow of a service member killed in Niger that her 25-year-old husband “knew what he signed up for.”
© The Star
WHO chief now ‘rethinking’ Mugabe ‘goodwill ambassador’ appointment after outcry
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:59:22 +0200
93-year-old Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state, is facing United States sanctions for a “long track record of human rights violations.”
© The Star
Shock, condemnation as Zimbabwe’s Mugabe named WHO ‘goodwill ambassador’
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:59:22 +0200
93-year-old Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest head of state, is facing United States sanctions for a “long track record of human rights violations.”
© The Star
Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich; 33-year-old arrested
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:41:54 +0200
Victims mainly had superficial stab wounds and in at least one case had been hit, police said. Police also said they believe it was not a terror attack.
© The Star
#MeToo opens door to voices of women of colour: Paradkar
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
If minority women speak up, not only are they disbelieved, they are criticized by their own people and left alone by people from other communities. The isolation is acute.
© The Star
How every investor lost money on Trump Tower Toronto (but Donald Trump made millions anyway)
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
Donald Trump called himself a “genius” for investing in Toronto’s Trump Tower. Behind the scenes, he had no money on the line. The inside story of an unlikely bankruptcy, and the investors who lost everything when they bet on the Trump brand.
© The Star
A Black protester hugged a white supremacist at a Florida rally and asked: ‘Why do you hate me?’
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 04:57:41 +0200
Randy Furniss, wearing a white T-shirt emblazoned with swastikas, was punched in the face outside the event at the University of Florida. That’s when Aaron Courtney gave him a hug, wrapping an arm around the Nazi’s shoulders, and another arm around...
© The Star
'Sunshine' approach to diversity in federal public service working, study says
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 03:15:47 +0200
Women now make up 54.4 per cent of federal government staff while visible minorities and Indigenous people account for 14.5 per cent and 5.2 per cent of the workforce respectively.
© The Star
Inside the government’s $200,000 budget artwork
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 02:14:04 +0200
Ottawa wanted the design and advertisements to be “friendly and positive” and targeted to “all Canadians, with a focus on families, seniors and businesses.”
© The Star
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