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Rob Ford taking leave of absence, lawyer says

A lawyer for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says Ford will take leave to seek help for substance abuse. Dennis Morris says the mayor "realizes he needs help for substance abuse" but would not say w...

Woman drives into Eglinton LRT construction pit

A woman drove her SUV into the construction pit of the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit project early Wednesday, according to police. At around 2 a.m., the woman drove into the pit, filled with...

Place du Canada to get a facelift

The City of Montreal says Place du Canada is an important green space in the heart of downtown, so it will spend $9 million to spruce up the park between Peel and Metcalfe streets, south of René-Léves...
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Dead Blue Whale MIGHT Not Explode: Expert

The rotting carcasses of two dead blue whales continue to stink up Newfoundland's west coast, but an expert says residents of one town shouldn't worry too much about a mammal exploding. The whales hav...