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

    2 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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  2. 1 man dead after house explodes in ScarboroughRead the original story

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

    4 hrs ago | 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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  4. Toronto firefighters report house explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 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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  5. Toronto man's charge upgraded to manslaughter after victim diesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 680News

    A Toronto man's aggravated assault charge has been upgraded to manslaughter after the person he allegedly attacked died in hospital on Friday. Police say 54-year-old Frank Colucci was found on St. Clair Avenue near Dufferin Street on Tuesday, suffering from life-threatening injuries.

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  6. Crown boycott reaches US settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Food Production Daily

    A boycott which broke out in Canada urging consumers not to buy beer manufactured in cans by Crown Holdings has reached a settlement in the US. The protest was launched by the United Steelworkers trade union in Toronto earlier this month and had the backing of the Canadian Labour Congress The row broke out after 120 Toronto Steelworkers, who have manufactured beer cans at Crown Holdings North York factory for 25 years, were forced to strike in 2013, after the multi-national company allegedly cut pensions, eliminated the cost of living allowance and cut wages for new starters.

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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  8. Toronto Versailles-style mansion fails to sellRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    A monster Toronto mansion fashioned after the Palace of Versailles remains unsold after auction the second for the troubled property whose owners have ended up in bankruptcy proceedings. While there were multiple bids for the 21,000-square-foot, eight bedroom homein Toronto's Bridle Path, none exceeded the undisclosed minimum reserve price, said Laura Brady of New York-based Concierge Auctions, which held the event at the Four Seasons Hotel.

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

    10 hrs ago | 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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  10. Federal finance minister selects his budget shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 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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  11. Woman and toddler in serious condition after North York apartment fire sends 7 to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    A woman and a toddler remain in serious condition in hospital Monday morning after a fire at a North York apartment, according to Toronto police. Emergency services personnel were called out to the highrise building on Jane St. between Finch Ave. W. and Sheppard Ave. W. around 11:40 p.m. Sunday.

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  12. Toronto: The Downton Abbey of Canada?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    With her children still asleep at about 3:45 a.m., single mother Judith Bucknor gets ready for the day before heading to work where she is a cook at a men's shelter in Toronto. On the walls are medals from sporting events that her children have competed in.

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  13. 3-alarm fire sends seven to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CFRB

    Three people were rushed to hospital with severe smoke inhalation after a fire in the Jane St. and Finch Ave. neighbourhood. The blaze was reported around 11:40 Sunday night at a high rise building on 2850 Jane Street, near Eddystone Avenue.

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  14. 3 in hospital after highrise fire in city's northwestRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    At least three people were rushed to hospital after emergency crews arrived to find a second-floor apartment engulfed by fire. Emergency crews were called to the building at 850 Jane Street, south of Finch Avenue in the city's northwest, around 11:30 p.m. The fire reportedly began in a second-floor apartment.

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  15. Toddler, 2 adults rescued in stairwell and from balconies in highrise fire sending 7 to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    A total of seven people were taken to hospital after emergency crews arrived to find a second-floor apartment in Toronto that was engulfed by fire. Emergency crews were called to the building at 2850 Jane St., south of Finch Avenue in the city's northwest, around 11:30 p.m. The fire reportedly began in a second-floor apartment.

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  16. Merging Oceans: The Art, Music & Spirit of Mughal IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Please join us for a celebration of Mughal India. Explore two special exhibitions at the Aga Khan Museum, "Visions of Mughal India" and "Inspired by India" and enjoy a concert by Justin Gray of Indian Classical Music performed on exciting new hybrid instrument, the Bass Veena.

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  17. Eglinton businesses feeling sting of Crosstown constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    Along Eglinton Ave. West, for about a quarter of a block west of Bathurst St., the south lane is fenced off and filled with trucks, trailers, workers and machinery - with several red “danger” signs plastered on the fence. Peer a bit closer and you can see Manny Virk's Dollar Smart in the plaza behind the fencing.

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  18. Front St. E. could be big winner of Pan Am Games: HumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Toronto Star

    For a month or two this summer, Front Street will become Main Street. For the duration of the Pan Am/Parapan Games in July and August, this often-overlooked thoroughfare will be the high road to the athletes' village.

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  19. Tories woo families, seniors with pre-election love: Tim HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Toronto Star

    Joe Oliver may be delivering his maiden budget Tuesday, but he will give a nod to tradition by trying on a pair of new, no doubt sensible, shoes at a North York store Monday. Beyond that time-worn gesture, nothing is really unspooling according to the grand plan for the Conservatives as they deliver a pre-election manifesto they had been aiming at for more than four years.

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  20. Toronto runners hit the road in Yonge St. 10KRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Toronto Star

    From personal bests to first attempts, many Toronto runners kicked off the season with the Toronto Yonge St. 10K on Sunday morning.

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