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  • Woman ‘Killed By Neighbour’ For Mowing Her Lawn In The Middle Of The Night

    A man is said to have shot dead her elderly neighbour because she was mowing her lawn late at night. James Blair was arrested after he allegedly shot dead pensioner Linda Ciotto after apparently losing his temper at the sound coming from her garden in Willard, Ohio, at 11pm. The 62-year-old woman was found dead outside her home with a gunshot wound to her head and shocked neighbours told police Blair killed her because of her late-night gardening session.

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  • Ontario storm knocks out power for thousands

    Nearly 50,000 customers were without power across southern Ontario after an intense storm battered the province on Sunday, bringing heavy winds, rain, hail and possible funnel clouds. The outages were spread over an area from Lake Huron to Toronto. Toronto Hydro was also reporting multiple outages across the city including one at Yorkdale Shopping Centre.

  • Kylie Jenner is going to legally drink for her birthday, thanks to Canada

    Kylie Jenner is celebrating her 18th birthday…in Canada! And while we were kind of hoping it was due to her love of the true north strong and free, the youngest Jenner is heading north of the border to take advantage of Quebec’s legal drinking age, which is 18. On Thursday, Beachclub Montreal posted a promotional poster for the event, featuring Jenner is a black bikini, aviators and cut-off shorts.

  • Authorities: 2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses after collapsing at music festival

    Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of narcotics at youth-oriented events. The women, one 18 years old and the other 19, were found unresponsive on Saturday at the HARD Summer music festival in Pomona, about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. The deaths appeared to be due to drug overdoses but autopsies were planned, coroner's Lt. Fred Corral told the Los Angeles Times ( ).

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  • 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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  • RCMP respond to fiery crash on Highway 6, all 7 people OK

    A car was in the ditch and an SUV (that was towing a camper) burned. Later on Friday, RCMP said they were called to the scene, on Highway 6 about 20 kilometres north of Regina, at 11:15 a.m. CST. RCMP said the 16-year-old male driver of the car was ticketed for driving as a learner while not accompanied by a qualified driver.

  • What's open, what's closed for the Civic Holiday

    It's another summer long weekend, and another set of closures to be aware of when planning your Civic Holiday festivities. The Civic Holiday, also called Simcoe Day in Toronto, isn't a statutory holiday under the provincial Retail Business Holidays

  • Ronda Rousey's continued dominance puts focus back on potential 'Cyborg' bout

    UFC president Dana White has plenty of motivation to match up UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, his mainstream, breakthrough star, against her rival-in-exile, Invicta FC featherweight champ Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino. "I think that fight does 2.5 million buys," a giddy White said late Saturday night, after Rousey knocked out Bethe Correia in 34 seconds. "I fight in the UFC 135-pound division," Rousey said at the UFC 190 post-fight news conference in Rio de Janeiro.

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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

  • 20 Bridal Parties Who Flawlessly Executed The Mismatched Dress Trend

    In case you haven't heard, the days of mandatory bridesmaids uniforms -- the same boring dress in the same drab color -- are over. And what a relief it is! More and more brides are letting their 'maids

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  • Sandbanks Provincial Park hits capacity, traffic rerouted

    Sandbanks Provincial Park — a hot spot for vacationers — has closed its gates to the public after reaching capacity, officials say. On Sunday afternoon, police officers on the scene were working to divert traffic from the area south of Belleville, Ont. CBC News has received reports of vehicles lined up for up to 10 kilometres.

  • Miranda & Shania: Girls Night!

    Miranda Lambert is continuing her #MusicIsMedicine mission in the wake of her divorce form Blake Shelton. The country superstar attended Shania Twain's show in Nashville on Friday night and got a little backstage time with the "That Don't Impress Me Much

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  • 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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  • The king with 100 wives -

    (CNN)Abumbi II, the 11th fon, or king, of Bafut, Cameroon, has close to 100 wives. According to local tradition, when a fon dies, his successor inherits all his wives and then marries his own queens. "The queens have a great role to play in the fondom," notes Prince Nickson, also of Bafut, noting that it is up to these women behind the man to shape him in his kingly role. "Behind every successful man must be a very successful, staunch woman," says Abumbi's third wife, Queen Constance.

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  • 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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  • Amell & Padalecki: Shirtless Sunday!

    Stephen Amell and Jared Padalecki are showing off their summer physiques for a good cause. The "Arrow" star posted a shirtless shot of him and his "Supernatural" pal on Facebook on Aug. 2, urging fans to support the relaunch of Jared's Always Keep Fighting platform. My buddy Jared Padalecki wants you to Always Keep Fighting," Stephen wrote alongside the pic, featuring him and Jared flexing their muscles on a lakeside dock.

    Access Hollywood
  • Beechwood woman files for divorce, citing nursing home costs

    Another New Brunswick woman has come forward to say she needs a divorce because she can't afford the nursing home bills for her husband. "I've already called the lawyer," says Cathy Hamilton from her home in Beechwood.

  • Giant, hungry snails are eating the stucco off houses in Florida

    Florida plant detectives are on the trail of a slippery foe, an invasive African land snail that is wily, potentially infectious, and can grow as big as a tennis shoe. In the four years since Giant African Snails were discovered in Miami, they have slowly but surely spread to new territory, alarming residents in the southern suburbs and the neighboring county of Broward. Since 2011, Florida has spent $10.8 million on the Giant African Snail eradication program, according to state agriculture department spokesman Mark Fagan. "The fact is they're a human- and animal-health threat, and they're a threat to Florida's agriculture," said Fagan.

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  • The Blue Jays and Royals do not like each other after near brawl

    Not surprisingly, the Kansas City Royals are involved. The Royals had their issues with other clubs earlier in the season, but had been relatively quiet for a few months. Donaldson was hit by a pitch in the first inning, and while that didn't immediately lead to trouble, it set the tone for the game.

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  • New Brunswick mother's heroic sacrifice recognized 43 years later

    Children of the Boudreau family in Bathurst, N.B. have erected a monument to honour their late mother on the very spot where she died saving their lives. "It's too much of a big thing she did for us, and I said I want that to be memorialised," said Clarinda Boudreau, the daughter who spearheaded the monument project. "I went to see the mayor and talked to the mayor about my project, and he said it was a beautiful project, and then to Sobeys, and they were right into it," she said.