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Let's Ban Ticket Resale Sites

This week I was trying to get a ticket for the newly reunited British shoegaze band Ride's Toronto date. The pre-sale seats went in a flash and two days before the actual general sale to the public, there were $35 face value tickets up on StubHub with prices set at over $2000. Those are mark up dollars that the band won't see any of. They're mark up dollars that won't go back into the music industry.
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Charges Laid In Deadly Collapse

TORONTO - A total of 13 charges have been laid in connection with a deadly stage collapse a year ago at Downsview Park in Toronto.The charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act name Live Nat...