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  • Airline seat-switching outcry: Jewish leader calls for understanding

    A leader in Toronto's Jewish community called for understanding in response to a controversy CBC News reported about yesterday, in which a woman travelling on a Porter Airlines flight refused to move to another seat to accommodate an ultra-Orthodox man

  • Woman Finds 15-Foot Python Harassing Her Saint Bernard

    Residents of Warren County, Missouri, finally know why small animals have been disappearing and dogs have been barking at odd times in the night. The likely culprit -- a monstrous 14-foot-7-inch Burmese Python weighing in at 160 pounds -- was found by local resident Pauline Horstdaniel in her yard, local station KTVI reports. "I was terrified," Horstdaniel recalled to KTVI. A call to a local snake expert proved fruitless, as he offered to catch the python -- but only when he got back into town days later.

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  • Debris looks like part of Boeing 777, source says -

    (CNN)Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared in 2014, according to a source close to the investigation. The source said there is a unique element to the Boeing 777's flaperon, a wing component, that Boeing observers believe they are seeing in photos. The debris was found Wednesday off the coast of Reunion Island, a French department in the western Indian Ocean.

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  • Hitchhiking robot on cross-country trip in US meets its demise on streets of Philadelphia

    A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S. The Canadian researchers who created hitchBOT as a social experiment told The Associated Press that someone in Philadelphia damaged the robot beyond repair on Saturday, ending its first American tour after about two weeks. The kid-size robot set out to travel cross-country after successfully hitchhiking across Canada in 26 days last year and parts of Europe.

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  • Watch men react to their girlfriends as they’re catcalled on the street

    It’s something that your girlfriends probably deal with when you’re not around: catcalling.But unless you experience it firsthand — whether you’re a man who catcalls or a woman who gets catcalled — you probably don’t understand the severity of it. So,

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  • Adam Whalen facing 28 charges after 3 high-speed chases

    Adam Whalen, the man accused of leading the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary on three separate chases in the St. John's area earlier this week, made a first appearance in St. John's provincial court Friday to face 28 charges. An arrest warrant was issued for Whalen, 19, on Wednesday, two days after he allegedly sped away from police in a stolen SUV, not once, but twice in different parts of the city. The incident ended early Monday morning, when another SUV, allegedly driven by Whalen, smashed into a car on Gower Street, setting off a three-vehicle collision.

  • Sisters organize topless march after being improperly stopped by policev

    Sat, Aug 1: The women say a police officer stopped them while riding bikes and told them it was illegal, though that's not the case. Women have had the right to go topless in public since 1996 in Ontario.

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  • CHCH viewers in Ontario report seeing graphic sex scene

    Some Ontario viewers who tuned in to Hamilton's CHCH television station Wednesday afternoon say they saw a few moments from a graphic adult sex scene. CHCH and its parent company, Toronto-based media group Channel Zero, have investigated and say the issue wasn't on their end. Instead, they say, it's a problem with the cable provider, Rogers.

  • Kelowna cop under investigation for questionable traffic stop

    Among a recent slew of investigations into police activity is a case out of Kelowna, B.C., where a Mountie is being questioned for his questionable behaviour. Shawn Michaelz of Edmonton, Alberta, was driving in Kelowna with his girlfriend when a Mountie pulled them over. Michaelz explained on Facebook that he and his girlfriend were waiting to turn left at an intersection and though they had time to turn, they waited for the slowly oncoming police officer to turn, as he had the right of way.

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  • The Year's Most Lavish Royal Wedding is Happening This Weekend

    It's been a big Summer for the British royals and we got to see the Swedish royals get married in a lavish ceremony, but now the Monaco royals are grabbing the spotlight! Pierre Casirahgi and his girlfriend of six years, Beatrice Borromeo, made it official with a wedding last Saturday. The civil ceremony at Monaco's Pink Palace was followed by a garden party and a reception at Monaco's Hotel de Paris.

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  • Ronda Rousey dedicates UFC 190 fight to late wrestling legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper

    “Rowdy” Roddy Piper was a huge influence on UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Over his lengthy career in professional wrestling, Piper trained under Rousey’s mentor, “Judo” Gene Lebell, with regularity. Years later, Rousey came along and trained with the martial arts legend as well.

  • More outlaw bikers stopped and charged

    RCMP and Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officers have laid more charges against bikers who police say are involved in criminal activity. RCMP Staff Sgt. Boyd Merrill said 50 bikers were stopped on the island on Friday — 36 in the area of Port aux Basques. Merrill said six charges were laid in the area.

  • World's most valuable car collection to be auctioned

    RM Sotheby's will be selling off the most valuable collection of cars ever auctioned by a single owner. One of the headline cars is this 2005 Ferrari Enzo, named after founder Enzo Ferrari. This was the last one built, which Ferrari gave to Pope John Paul II. He requested it be auctioned with proceeds going to victims of the 2004 tsunami.

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  • The new look Mickey Rourke, acting legend, was spotted out and about this week with yet another drastic new look. His chiseled face, designer stubble and new ‘do make him look completely different to the actor who became a pin-up in the 80s. (Image Credit: Wenn) (11 photos)

    The new look Mickey Rourke, acting legend, was spotted out and about this week with yet another drastic new look. His chiseled face, designer stubble and new ‘do make him look completely different to the actor who became a pin-up in the 80s. (Image Credit

  • Couple, son win $17.3 M in Lotto 6-49; says helping others came back to them

    An Alberta couple and their adult son say karma may have played a part in their $17.3 million lottery win. Gerald, Elizabeth, and Dean Fritsma of Grande Prairie won the millions on the June 17 draw of Lotto 6-49. Elizabeth says they've helped so many family and friends over the years that the win must be some sort of payback.

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  • Popcorn eases new Blue Jays ace David Price's transition to Toronto

    TORONTO - Get your popcorn ready, Blue Jays fans. Then give it to David Price.The club's new ace may love a lot of things about Toronto, but the popcorn at Rogers Centre appears to be at the top of the list. After Price raved about it on Twitter, the

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  • Charlize Theron Adopts Daughter

    Charlize Theron is now a mom of two! The Oscar-winning actress has adopted a second child, according to People. Charlize adopted a U.S.-born African-American baby girl in July, the mag reported. PHOTOS: Celebs Who Opt To Adopt Her new daughter's name

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  • Hardy and Amelia Leighton's death due to fentanyl, other drugs, coroner says

    North Vancouver couple Hardy and Amelia Leighton, whose sudden deaths left their two-year-old boy an orphan, ingested toxic levels of fentanyl, the B.C. Coroners Service confirmed Wednesday. The couple — both in their 30s — were found dead in their home on July 20, and the use of illicit drugs was suspected at the time. "Expedited toxicology testing confirmed that both Mr. and Ms. Leighton had ingested toxic levels of fentanyl in combination with other drugs," a statement from the Coroners Service said.

  • 10 countries sitting on massive oceans of oil

    The world powers and Iran struck a deal on Tuesday to curb Iran's nuclear program for at least 10 years in exchange for billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions. Interestingly, although Iran has a huge amount of oil, the Islamic republic doesn't even make it into the top three when it comes to proven crude oil reserves. Using the data provided by Barclays commodities analyst Michael Cohen, we put together a list of the 10 countries sitting on the greatest amounts of crude oil.

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  • 9 "Zero Dollar" DIY Organizing Solutions (9 photos)

    Buying stuff is fun—but spending money on items to sort and corral all that stuff? Less fun. The good news: Sturdy, useful, and very stylish storage can be yours for free if you know where to look and have a tiny bit of DIY spirit. So, if you’ve got a

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