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  1. FAT is Not Your Grandma's Fashion FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Torontoist

    Vanja Vasic was just another Ryerson fashion student when she started the Fashion Art Toronto festival 10 years ago. The event was little more than a club put together by friends, featuring a few collections and lasting just a couple of days.

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  2. Dozens of homes affected by fatal Toronto blastRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | CTV

    Approximately 40 homes were affected by a fatal blast caused by an unknown gas that flattened a two-storey Scarborough home and showered the neighbourhood with debris. The explosion happened at 3356 Brimley Rd., near Steeles Avenue, shortly before 4:30 p.m. on Monday.

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  3. Search on for more victims after deadly explosion 'obliterated' Toronto houseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Toronto fire investigators are starting to pick through debris of what they say was likely a "gaseous explosion" that obliterated a house in Scarborough on Monday afternoon and left one man dead. A man was pulled from the rubble yesterday and pronounced dead at the scene.

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  4. $50m unclaimed Lotto Max ticket sold in HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 900 CHML AM

    As part of spring cleaning, Lotto Max is suggesting ticket buyers be sure to check pockets, wallets or kitchen drawers for a winning ticket. A Lotto Max prize worth $50 million remains unclaimed for a ticket sold one month ago in the Hamilton area.

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  5. Investigators search debris for cause of fatal house explosion in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Firefighters at the scene of a house explosion on Brimley Rd. south of Steeles Ave. E. in Scarborough on monday afternoon. Firefighters at the scene of a house explosion on Brimley Rd. south of Steeles Ave. E. in Scarborough on monday afternoon.

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  6. Officials probe fatal explosion that 'obliterated' Scarborough houseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Toronto fire investigators are starting to pick through debris of an explosion that obliterated a house in Scarborough on Monday afternoon and left one man dead. Adrian Ratushniak of Toronto Fire Services arrived on the scene shortly after an explosion on Port Royal Trail - near Brimley Road and Steeles Avenue East - that was heard throughout the area and felt as far away as Markham.

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  7. Tuesday, April 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CFRB

    A Scarborough home explodes, seniors being taken into consideration in the federal budget & a twin gets the gift of a new liver INVESTIGATORS LOOK INTO THE CAUSE OF HOUSE EXPLOSION IN SCARBOROUGH The home on Brimley Road south of Steeles Ave. was destroyed on Monday afternoon. Investigators think this may have been caused by a leak of some sort, but the Ontario Fire Marshal is investigating that.

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  8. Man dies after house explosion in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNews

    The man, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene of the blast near Brimley Rd. and Steeles Ave. around 4:30 p.m. Stadler said firefighters found a man outside of the home buried under debris from the blast. He was a resident of the home.

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  9. Die Mannequin revivedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Care Failure and Die Mannequin play Norma Jean's May 1, in support of the band's latest album Neon Zero. London's concert calendar for May gets a kick-start from Canadian rockers Die Mannequin and the band's charismatic lead singer and guitarist Care Failure.

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  10. Ontario to Proceed With Sale of LCBO PropertyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Fountain Pen

    Ontario is one step closer to unlocking value from the LCBO head office lands including over 11 acres of waterfront real estate in downtown Toronto. The request for proposals closed April 17, 2015.

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  11. One dead, another injured after house explodes in northeastern TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Firefighters at the scene of a house explosion on Brimley Rd. south of Steeles Ave. E. in Scarborough on monday afternoon. Firefighters at the scene of a house explosion on Brimley Rd. south of Steeles Ave. E. in Scarborough on monday afternoon.

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  12. 1 man dead after house explodes in ScarboroughRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | 680News

    Toronto paramedics confirm one man, believed to be in his 50s, is dead after a house exploded near Brimley Road and Steeles Avenue. Neighbours said the explosion caused houses in the area to shake and a large cloud of smoke and debris filled the air.

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  13. One dead after explosion levels house in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    Emergency crews were called to the scene on Port Royal Trail, near Brimley Rd. and Steeles Ave. E. just before 4:30 p.m. Monday. Capt.

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  14. Toronto firefighters report house explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Toronto Fire says an "explosion" has totalled a home in the Brimley Road and Steeles Avenue area. They were called to an address on Port Royal Trail, near Brimley Road and Steeles Avenue East, at 4:25 p.m. ET.

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  15. Pedestrian suffers serious head injury after being struck on Dundas St. E.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Dundas Street East was rushed to hospital with a serious head injury on Monday afternoon, Toronto EMS confirms. We have sent a confirmation email to {* emailAddressData *} .

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  16. Open stairwell door helped smoke spread after fire broke out in Jane/Finch buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CFRB

    Three people were found unconscious in a stairwell filled with smoke after a fire broke out in a Jane St. and Finch Ave. highrise building. The fire escalated to three alarms and Toronto paramedics tell NEWSTALK 1010, a child, a woman in her 20s, and a man in his 30s were rushed to hospital suffering from severe smoke inhalation.

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  17. Taxi driver - abandoned' woman moments before her death on Hwy. 401Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | InsideHalton.com

    A Burlington man has been convicted of drunk driving after a heavily-intoxicated Mississauga woman was struck and killed on Hwy. 401 just moments after being abandoned by a cab driver.

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  18. Seven injured in Toronto apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DurhamRegion.com

    Seven people have been treated for smoke inhalation after a three alarm fire in a second story unit of a north Toronto (on Jane St. near Finch Ave) apartment building. One woman was pulled from the building without vital signs but was revived by paramedics on the way to the hospital.

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  19. Federal finance minister selects his budget shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    Federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver fulfilled a longstanding pre-budget tradition Monday morning by purchasing a pair of new shoes - grey and blue New Balance runners. The minister arrived at The Shoe Company at Bathurst St. and Lawrence Ave. in Toronto and bought a pair of sneakers after trying them on.

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  20. H&M's sister line COS to open Bloor St. flagship storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    First Muji , then Uniqlo , then Reiss - Toronto is quickly becoming home to a who's who of some of the world's coolest retailers. Lovers of the avant-garde, this new one is for you: COS , an upscale sister line to H&M, has announced it's finally opening locations in Canada, a year after it first announced it was heading to the U.S. The Toronto location is set to take over the former Tiffany store at 85 Bloor St. West this fall, promising three floors of retail boasting 6738 square feet of retail area.

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