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Will Iraqi special forces get away with murder?
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:44:03 EDT

“We have made mistakes, but they are all directed toward the enemy, ISIS, and I’m proud of those mistakes,” said the leader of an Iraqi unit linked to torture accusations.
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Conservative leadership race almost in the bag for Maxime Bernier
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:02:37 EDT

With 126,000 mail-in ballots received as of Friday morning, it’s unlikely Saturday’s in-person voting will have much of an impact on the final outcome.
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Toronto braces for more rain with Lake Ontario at record-breaking levels
Fri, 26 May 2017 14:50:42 EDT

Lake Ontario’s water levels are at their highest ever — breaking a record that had stood since 1952.
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GTA home sales plunge as much as 61 per cent
Fri, 26 May 2017 13:02:13 EDT

Toronto region ground-level home sales dropped 26 per cent overall between April 20 and May 20, according to one real estate broker.
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Toronto to fund Pride parade despite ban on police participation
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:02:10 EDT

Most city council members voted Friday to uphold the $260,000 grant, rejecting a motion to have it revoked.
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Jared Kushner wanted secret communications channel with Moscow: Russia diplomat
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:54:54 EDT

Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow that Kushner made the proposal during a meeting on Dec. 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by U.S. officials.
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Blue Jays offence reunited with Bautista on fire: Griffin
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:21:36 EDT

Hallmark of Blue Jays’ playoff runs — deep, relentless batting order — restored for first time this season with Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki back. But Jose Bautista has been getting it done of late even without them.
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World gets peek at Melania and Donald’s marriage on trip
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:17:00 EDT

Seeing the Trumps together over the course of their nine-day trip aroused the fascination Americans have with all White House marriages.
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Swansea Public School mourns five-year-old struck on Lakeshore by vehicle and killed
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:14:13 EDT

Principal says Xavier Morgan was an ‘exuberant, loving, and happy little boy,’ as many of Xavier’s classmates and their parents, gathered at his school to remember him.
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Leader of Toronto 18 terror group denied release
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:24:49 EDT

Fahim Ahmad pled guilty to a failed plot to pack two U-Haul trucks with fertilizer bombs and strike downtown Toronto during rush hour.
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Finance Minister Bill Morneau vows to close ‘unfair’ tax loopholes
Fri, 26 May 2017 06:00:00 EDT

Commitment follows a Star investigation that detailed a culture of corporate secrecy that remains entrenched across the country.
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Reitmans and Le Château: How two fashion retailing icons are fighting to stay in the game
Fri, 26 May 2017 12:55:01 EDT

Le Château and Reitmans are both battling fast fashion rivals and e-commerce. We check back in on them.
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My daily commute by bike turned me into a witness of a truly tragic event
Thu, 25 May 2017 17:52:09 EDT

Biking to work year round from Etobicoke to downtown Toronto for about eight years, I’ve seen many things, good and bad. Nothing prepared me for the accident I saw on Wednesday.
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