Voter ID card errors causing 'mass confusion'

Thousands of Canadians say they've received incorrect cards that tell them to vote in the wrong location -- in some cases, hundreds of km away.

  • ‘This Has Ruined Me’: Cheater Exposed On Facebook Opens Up As He Attempts To Win Girlfriend Back

    Matty Steven’s face went viral when Pippa McKinney posted a picture of the pair kissing at a club in Manchester on Facebook as she attempted to track him down. Now the 22-year-old has admitted his “drunken kiss” with Pippa, but is doing his utmost to win Emily back. It was one single drunken kiss that obviously meant more to her than it ever did to me.

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  • ‘Carmageddon’: China’s 50-lane traffic jam is every driver’s worst nightmare

    The traffic jams on the Gardiner Expressway in Toronto don’t even come close to what Chinese motorists had to face this week. As the seven-day national holiday known as the ‘Golden Week’ wrapped up in China, thousands of motorists trying to return to the capital were stuck in a 50-lane traffic jam on the Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Expressway. The shocking scenes captured by aerial footage show Beijing-bound vehicles in complete gridlock, a traffic jam caused by a new checkpoint added recently on either side of the toll booth.

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  • House Cat Goes Outside For The First Time And Makes This Face

    Well, we don’t actually have to imagine with Kiwi as his series of facial expressions tells the exact story. The orange tabby’s owner uploaded a series of pictures to photo sharing site Imgur, captioning it ‘Kiwi’s Adventure To The Outside’ - and what an adventure it was. Kiwi is a house cat no more.

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  • Daughter of Scarborough man who died in Cuba questions resort's safety policies

    The daughter of a Scarborough man who died at a Cuban resort says she wants to know why an ambulance crew left her father's body on the beach for four hours and is questioning the medical attention lifeguards gave him. Sellviya Nicholas Anton last saw her father, Elvin, alive on the morning of Aug. 25, while the pair pushed themselves through a gruelling pool aerobics class. Within an hour, Sellviya Nicholas Anton was called the beach to find lifeguards standing over her father.

  • The McDonald's of the future (8 photos)

    Heading towards its 50th anniversary in 2017, McDonald's Canada unveiled the next chapter of its brand transformation. From menu changes to uniform makeovers, this is the new version of your favourite neighbourhood restaurant.

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  • Canada's Trudeau, tied in polls, open to Bombardier foreign investor

    By Allison Martell and Alastair Sharp TORONTO, Ontario (Reuters) - Canadian Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau, in a tight race to be the country's next prime minister, said on Thursday his party is open to foreign investment in Bombardier Inc as long as it protects the country's interests. Trudeau's position contrasted with the opposition New Democrats, running third in polls, which when asked about possible Chinese investment in Bombardier said Ottawa should protect key sectors like aerospace. The embattled Canadian plane and train manufacturer, which held unsuccessful talks to sell a majority stake in its CSeries jetliner program to Airbus also previously approached an unnamed Chinese company.

  • Ellen Squashes Kim Kardashian ‘Difficult’ Rumors

    On Ellen, the host took some time out to address recent magazine stories claiming that Kim Kardashian West was “difficult” on the show last week. Degeneres said, “I don’t understand how people keep making up stories and can print it in magazines… really truly she could not be nicer, she was lovely.”

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  • Student Union Diversity Officer Charged For Allegedly Sending #killallwhitemen Tweet

    A student union diversity officer who gained notoriety for allegedly tweeting the hashtag ‘#killallwhitemen’ has been now been charged by the Metropolitan Police for sending threatening communication. Bahar Mustafa, from Goldsmiths College in London is due to appear in Bromley magistrates court next month, reports the Guardian. Ms Mustafa, 28, from North London, has continued to serve Goldsmiths Student Union as their welfare and diversity officer despite the adverse publicity.

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  • Everything goes wrong for Blue Jays in Game 1 of ALDS

    Between an ineffective start from their prized starter and injuries to two of their stars, Game 1 was a huge disappointment for Toronto.

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  • How to Double Your Money Every 4 Years

    In a recent study, a group of University professors show how 539 individual investors were able to consistently double their money every 3.5 years.

  • Channing & Jenna: Sexy Photos!

    Jenna Dewan Tatum has revealed her husband's hidden talent. Turns out, "Magic Mike" star Channing Tatum knows a few moves behind the camera too!

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  • Feud over home in Little Heart's Ease destroys father-son relationship

    A couple who moved back to the province from Ontario after an offer to take over the family home in Little Heart's Ease is now being kicked out, and a father-son relationship is in shreds. The family feud over what constitutes a 'gift' went to the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador, which ruled Oct. 2 that, without a written agreement, the property was not legally transferred. Derrick and Gabriele King paid a $4,200 penalty to break their lease in Elmwood, Ontario and move to Little Heart's Ease in May, 2012.

  • KFC Says ‘Sorry’ To Customer Whose Gravy Pot Told Her To F*** Off

    The one thing that could make a date at KFC worse than being on a date at KFC is your order telling you to f*** off - but that’s exactly what happened to Emma Sneesby.  

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  • Taser used on man who refused to show both his hands

    A police officer in Regina used a Taser on a man who failed to follow instructions to show both of his hands.

  • Billionaire divorce enters settlement talks instead of court

    The widely-followed divorce battle between billionaire hedge fund star Ken Griffin and his wife Anne Dias Griffin may not go to trial after all. The power couple entered into settlement talks on Monday, according to the office of presiding Judge Grace Dickler. A public trial could be messy for Ken Griffin, the founder and CEO of the $24 billion Citadel hedge fund empire in Chicago. After 11 years of marriage, the billionaire filed for divorce in July 2014. Court documents have already generated unwanted headlines about the couple's finances. Earlier this year Anne Dias Griffin demanded $1 million in monthly expenses, which includes $300,000 for the use of a private jet, $160,000 for hotels and

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  • Lease or buy a car?

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the advantages and disadvantages of leasing versus owning and how the cost of leasing compares to buying a new car.

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  • Man runs towards Stephen Harper and is taken away during speech in Surrey, B.C.

    SURREY, B.C. â A man ran towards Prime Minister Stephen Harper during a rally in Surrey, B.C., on Thursday evening and was grabbed by RCMP officers before being taken away. The man ran towards Harper just as he was saying the Liberals and NDP would harm the economy. "They (the Liberals and the NDP) would significantly raise those risks friends," he said, as the man bolted across the open circle at the centre of the gathering.

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  • Watch: Fire Ants Form Rafts Out Of Other Ants To Escape South Carolina Floods

    As South Carolina suffers biblical rainfall and historical flooding, a tale of incredible survival has been uncovered - from a colony of insects. Fire ants have been spotted escaping the deluge that has hit the U.S. state by forming rafts out of THEMSELVES.

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  • Connor McDavid shows speed and skill but held without a point in NHL debut

    McDavid played a total of 18:07 and was a minus-1. He won 23 percent of his face-offs and was paired with wingers Taylor Hall and Anton Slepyshev for the game.

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  • Security Accosts Shopper Who Carried Goods To Car In Basket To Avoid 5p Bag Charge

    The new carrier bag charge turned ugly this week after security guards accosted a shopper for using a basket to take groceries to her car. 

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  • Hunter in remote Idaho wilderness wakes up to bear biting his head, doesn't get care for days

    A hunter asleep in the remote Idaho wilderness woke up when he felt something tugging on his hair. Then he heard the black bear breathing. "He got a hold of my head, and that's what woke me up," the Boise resident said Wednesday, who was in the rugged area hunting bighorn sheep with friends.

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