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Procession for Snowbirds crash victim to make its way through Halifax today

Toronto Star News - 51 min 3 sec ago

The 35-year-old military public affairs officer and Halifax native died in the crash of a Snowbirds Tutor jet in a residential area of Kamloops, B.C., last Sunday.
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Excitement, nervousness among Montreal retailers preparing to reopen

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 15 min ago

Masks, Plexiglas barriers, frequent disinfecting and no-touch browsing are some of the measures being put in place by retailers beginning Monday as Montreal becomes the final region in the province to be allowed to reopen retail stores, as long as they have a door to the outside.
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Seriously injured person walks into hospital after shooting at Scarborough intersection

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 18 min ago

Police say people were shooting at each other from their vehicles at Danforth and Warden Avenues.
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Federal parties set to resume battle over future of Parliament during COVID-19

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 56 min ago

The Liberals will seek to advance their proposal that the full resumption of Parliament be waived in favour of expanding the special COVID-19 committee, while the Conservatives are expected to push for the resumption of “normal” House of Commons sittings, albeit with only 50 MPs in the chamber at any time.
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1,000 protest Belarusian president seeking another term

Toronto Star News - 2 hours 55 min ago

The Aug. 9 election will see Alexander Lukashenko, who has suppressed opposition and independent news media during a quarter-century in power, run for a sixth term.
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Israel’s Netanyahu attacks justice system as trial begins

Toronto Star News - 3 hours 18 min ago

Netanyahu faces charges of fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in a series of corruption cases stemming from ties to wealthy friends.
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Mourning family of Cargill COVID-19 death feel left behind by company

CBC Canadian Headlines - 3 hours 30 min ago

Two weeks ago, the union that represents the workers at the Cargill slaughterhouse near High River, Alta., announced that a third death had been linked to the facility, a 51-year-old union shop steward named Benito Quesada.

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Kim Jong Un moves to increase North Korea’s nuclear strength

Toronto Star News - 3 hours 51 min ago

After a three-week-long absence from public view, North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, has convened the country’s top military-governing body, outlining “new policies for further increasing” its nuclear capabilities.
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Wiping down groceries is stressful. So two Toronto women have developed a machine that uses UV light to sanitize at the checkout

Toronto Star News - 3 hours 54 min ago

A one-day pilot of the technology at the Summerhill Market in the Annex last week proved successful, and new version is set to be released in 90 days.
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