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VIDEO: Why you should never leave a dog in a hot car

Sitting in a hot car even for just a few minutes is dangerous, as this woman discovers, and can cause heat stroke and multi-organ failure in pets.

  • North Vancouver couple's sudden death shocks family

    "It was a really, really tragic mistake," said the couple's aunt, Suzanne Brumec-Parsons. "We just had Magnus over yesterday," said Brumec-Parsons. A Vancouver coroner's report into their deaths is expected this week.

    CBC
  • Topless sisters stopped by Kitchener officer go bare-chested whenever they can

    One of three Ontario sisters stopped by Kitchener police last week for riding their bikes topless says that she, her siblings and their mother exercise their right to go topless whenever they can. Mohamed and her sisters were then told that there had been complaints about their exposed breasts, which they countered.

    Daily Brew
  • New York prison worker says she got 'caught up' in escape plot that included sex acts, photos

    A prison worker who got "caught up in the fantasy" of a breakout planned by two killers told investigators she performed sex acts with one of the men and took naked photos of herself for the other. Joyce Mitchell, 51, an instructor in the tailor shop at the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York, tearfully pleaded guilty Tuesday to helping prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat escape.

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  • ‘French Kissing’ Creates Greater Risk of Head and Neck Cancer Than Smoking, Say Doctors

    Contracting Human papilloma virus (HPV) infections through kissing is now a larger risk than smoking for developing head or neck cancer. According to Australian head and neck surgeon, Dr Mahiban Thomas - Oral HPV makes head and neck cancer 250 times more likely with 70% of all US cases being caused by the virus. While HPV is normally linked with cervical cancer - it can infect both men and women.

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  • Millionaire Causes Traffic Jam In London To Get His £540k Porsche Washed

    The owner of this £540,000 Porsche 918 Spyder is a Saudi millionaire who decided the car needed a spruce up - on one of London’s busiest roads. Sitting outside the posh Mandarin Hotel in Brompton road, cleaners set to work in giving the car the once over - but it caused misery for other drivers. Motorists were forced to slow down, while bus drivers even had to change lanes so they could get past the Porsche.

    Yahoo News
  • Batman says he has Batmobile trouble, leaves traffic chaos on Ontario highway

    When the Dark Knight has car trouble it's a recipe for traffic chaos. Drivers returning from Ontario's cottage country clogged Highway 401 near Napanee on Sunday evening as they watched Batman, in his Batsuit, working on his Batmobile. Julie Toole said she watched Batman "in full garb standing at the back (of the car).

    The Canadian Press
  • Earth Will Only Have 12 Hours To Prepare For Massive Solar Storm

    In a new government document, the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills has laid out its Space Weather Preparedness Strategy, outlining the risks of unsettled space weather as well as what it plans to do about them. The document explains that the worst case scenario is a ‘coronal mass ejection’ - huge eruptions on the sun which cause parts of its corona to detach. The worst case scenario is based on the Carrington event of 1859, which caused solar-flare related x-rays and radiation storms.

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  • Pan Am cleanup involves hauling 3,000 tonnes of sand to North Bay, Ont.

    Cleaning up after the Pan Am Games means dismantling bleachers, tearing down stages — and finding a new home for about 3,000 metric tonnes of sand. When Games organizers built five beach volleyball courts in a downtown Toronto parking lot, they brought in about 80 truckloads of sand from Muskoka, Ont., especially configured for the sport, their supplier said. Now that the Games are over, that sand has been carted more than 350 kilometres to a new volleyball training facility in North Bay, Ont., said Todd Knapton of Hutcheson Sand and Mixes.

    The Canadian Press
  • Three Ontario sisters say they were stopped by police for biking topless

    Three sisters in Ontario are demanding an apology from a police officer who they said stopped the women as they were riding their bicycles topless and told them to cover up. Alysha Brilla, a Juno-nominated musician and women's rights advocate, said the incident happened last Friday when she and her two sisters — Tameera and Nadia Mohamed — were biking late in the evening down a quiet street in Kitchener. A police officer driving by in an SUV saw the women, rolled down his window and told them they needed to put shirts on because it was the law, Brilla said.

    The Canadian Press
  • Skeleton With ‘Alien’ Skull Discovered In Russia

    UFO watchers are in a tizz over the discovery of an ancient skeleton with an elongated skull that resembles an ALIEN. The humanoid skeleton was unearthed from a site known as Russia’s Stonehenge and it is being heralded as proof that aliens visited Earth thousands of years ago. Researcher Maria Makurova told Russian news agency TASS: “We have found a well preserved skeleton.

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  • Nolan Arenado on Tulo trade: 'I don't know any of these dudes we got'

    The tenor of the Colorado Rockies clubhouse was understandably foul after news spread that the team had dealt star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki to the Toronto Blue Jays. Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan wrote a column looking behind-the-scenes at how Tulo and his teammates found out he'd be traded north of the border. It was clear nobody in a Rockies uniform was too happy.

    Big League Stew
  • Two new driving laws coming, one with $490 fine

    Mon, Jul 27: Two new little known driving laws will soon come into effect in Ontario. Cindy Pom received a visual demonstration from police.

    Global News
  • Woman, 40, Jailed For Having Sex With Boy, 12, Having His Child

    The mum-of-four was sentenced at the Victorian County Court (Picture: Google)An Australian woman has been jailed for six years for having sex with a 12-year-old boy and bearing his child.The 40-year-old Melbourne mother - who cannot be named - was sentenced

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  • Homeowner Sues Airbnb After Massage From Guest Sees Him Kicked Off Site

    A disgruntled homeowner is suing Airbnb after a massage from a guest saw him being booted off the online bed and breakfast site. Howell told Judge Patrick Moloney at London’s High Court: “I never suggested a massage - she persuaded me to let her give me one. Mr Howell suggested that the “innuendos passed on” by Airbnb have unfairly damaged his reputation.

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  • Kaitlyn & Shawn's 'Bachelor' Pick

    Kaitlyn Bristowe accepted Shawn Booth's proposal on "The Bachelorette" finale this week and the couple is planning their future together. In an interview with Access Hollywood on Tuesday, the duo said they will definitely be moving in together, but have yet to pick a location. "We're gonna be living together but we don't where," Kaitlyn told Access.

    Access Hollywood
  • LeBron James on how long he'd last against Ronda Rousey: 'As long as she wanted me to last'

    When UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey called out Floyd Mayweather in her ESPY acceptance speech, “Rowdy” unquestionably added a few more fans to her corner. Four-time NBA league MVP LeBron James was not one of them – that’s because he was

    Cagewriter
  • This Simple DIY Will Make Your Home Look More Elegant (6 photos)

    One especially easy and wallet-friendly custom upgrade is applied molding, sometimes called "picture boxing." This technique involves measuring and mounting molding directly to the walls, often in square or rectangular forms. Applied molding is a go-to trick for Scott McGillivray, host of Income Property on HGTV and real estate expert. "It's a perception of higher class," Scott says.

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  • Regina firefighters blocked from covering shifts for co-worker battling cancer

    The fire chief informed crews that any replacement requests for Tanner Brotzel's shifts will no longer be approved. "A guy that I started with 32 years ago said that this is the first time he's been embarrassed to say that he's a firefighter, because of this action," said Brian Seidlik, Brotzel's platoon captain and the president of the Regina Professional Firefighters Association. A clause in the collective agreement allows firefighters to cover shifts on their days off for other crew mates if both employees agree and the fire chief approves it.

    CBC
  • Tough times strike Saudi Arabia's millionaires

    Turmoil in the Middle East, an unimpressive international stock market debut and tumbling oil prices will hit the wealth of Saudi Arabia's richest in years to come, according to a new report from WealthInsight. Over the next five years, more Saudis will become U.S. dollar-millionaires, but the rate of increase will slow to 12.4 percent, less than half the steep 25 percent rate seen between 2010 and 2015, said the research firm. This means that by 2020, around 55,245 Saudis will be high-net-worth individuals, with over $1 million in net assets, excluding their primary residence.

    CNBC
  • Florida man banned from Starbucks for calling out illegal handicap parking

    Starbucks was serving something, but unfortunately it wasn’t justice. After asking people who were illegally parking in handicap-only spots to move to their vehicles, Rob Rowen was banned from a Starbucks in Tampa, Florida, reports WTSP.

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