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  • 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
  • Well, that’s just swell! Man suffers severe reaction to mosquito bite - and loses his job for taking time off work

    Immediately after he was bitten, Mr Zhang had trouble opening his eyes, while the bite quickly began to ooze pus. Mr Zhang was bitten in the face while at work at a printing factory in China’s eastern Jiangsu Province. Mr Zhang recalled: 'I remember very clearly.

    Yahoo News
  • 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. "I think that to a certain extent, Matt got her to feeling good about herself, better than she had for a period of time, and she was swept off her feet a bit.

    The Canadian Press
  • Porter Airlines seat change may have been sparked by religious accommodation, says passenger

    A former Halifax chef wants an apology from Porter Airlines, alleging she was asked to move from her seat to accommodate a man who did not want to sit beside a woman for religious reasons. Christine Flynn, 31, said she was buckled in and waiting for Porter Airlines Flight 121 from Newark, N.J. to Toronto to take off early on Monday morning when an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man approached.

    CBC
  • 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
  • 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.

    Yahoo News
  • Backers fear that missing-in-action, Trudeau losing bid to lead Canada

    By David Ljunggren and Allison Lampert OTTAWA/MONTREAL (Reuters) - Justin Trudeau, the man who was supposed to lead Canada's Liberals out of the political wilderness, has instead sunk to third place just months from an election, with some in his party complaining he is missing in action. Some critics complain Trudeau, son of the late Pierre Trudeau, appears unwilling to go on the road and repeat his message enough times for it to sink in before the Oct. 19 vote. Former Liberal legislator Dennis Mills, who worked for Trudeau's father - prime minister for 15 years ending in 1984 - took aim at Trudeau's team, saying his handlers needed to be more aggressive.

    Reuters
  • 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
  • See Evan & Ashlee's Wedding Pics

    Evan Ross and Ashlee Simpson Ross tied the knot 11 months ago, and now we get to see a glimpse of their wedding! On Monday night, The "Hunger Games" actor (and proud dad-to-be!) shared private photos his and Ashlee's August 2014 ceremony. "#reflections

    Access Hollywood
  • He should hang! US dentist targeted by angry protesters over killing of Cecil the lion

    THE dentist who hunted down Cecil the lion has been subjected to death threats as the backlash against the killing grows. There has been a outpouring of anger from a range of celebrities including models Candice Swanepoel and Cara Delevingne, who called him a ‘poor excuse of a human being’ over the killing of one of Zimbabwe’s most-loved animals. Animal charity People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), said Dr Palmer should hang for killing Cecil.

    Yahoo News
  • 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.

    Daily Buzz
  • Toronto, Vancouver home prices could plunge 30%, says economist who predicted housing crash that never happened

    David Madani, the economist known for his prediction of a 25 per cent correction in Canadian house prices, has a new forecast for the Toronto and Vancouver markets. “Lower mortgage rates have enabled Canada’s key housing markets to defy gravity for the past few years.

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  • 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. [Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football: Sign up and join a league today!] Four-time NBA

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  • 'Fuller House' Update

    Netflix's "Fuller House" is currently in production and the new series will have a lot in common with the original beloved show. "It's a show that is very much in the spirt of the original," Netflix's Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos told reporters on Tuesday during the Television Critics Association Summer Tour in Beverly Hills. The main original cast have returned for "Fuller House," except for the Olsen twins, Mary Kate and Ashley.

    Access Hollywood
  • Cecil the lion slaying: Why hunters are defending the African lion hunt

    A Minnesota dentist's killing of a popular Zimbabwe lion has not only sparked online outrage about the animal's death but prompted condemnation about the hunt itself. Authorities allege that Walter Palmer, who is wanted on poaching charges, lured Cecil, a well-known and protected lion, from a protected area in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, and killed him with a crossbow in early July. Although Palmer's actions are under investigation, hunting lions is legal in the area.

    CBC
  • ‘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.

    Yahoo News
  • Which Kapoor sister looks younger? (6 photos)

    On one hand, we have Karisma Kapoor, age 41 years (June 25, 1974). On the other, we have Kareena Kapoor, age 34 years (September 21, 1980). Both are daughters of Randhir Kapoor and Babita, and belong to the legendary Kapoor khandaan of Bollywood.

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  • 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.

    Yahoo News
  • 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