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Bill Cosby Mugshot Released, Comedian Charged With Sexual Assault

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 4:20 PM

Authorities in Pennsylvania released a mugshot of comedian Bill Cosby on Wednesday afternoon. The 78-year-old actor has been charged with aggravated indecent assault in a 2004 case involving former Temple University employee Andrea Constand.

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Cosby was released on...

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Toronto Raccoon Caught On Video Stealing Doughnut

(5) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 3:10 PM

New York has pizza rat. Toronto has doughnut raccoon? YouTube user Peter J. caught one of the bandit-masked animals descending from a doughnut store ceiling and pilfering a pastry.

Peter Jensen, who shot the video at a Toronto doughnut shop, told Buzzfeed Canada that the...

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Meet The Queen Of Calgary's Instagram Community @Worth_Y

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 11:51 AM

This week we head to Calgary and meet a photographer building the Instagram community in one of Canada's most vibrant cities:

Hey! I'm Morgan; urban explorer, lover of: word play, and supporting local businesses, and events. I'm also the founder of @yycinstameets, and love showing out of...

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@FindTrueN Wants To Shed A Window On Nunavut

(1) Comments | Posted December 29, 2015 | 4:49 PM

This week we head north and meet a photographer building the Instagram community in Nunavut. Meet @_anubha and @findtruen. Here she is in her own words:

My name is Anubha Momin (@_anubha) and @findtruen is the Instagram account for my blog, findingtruenorth.ca. @findtruen is a blog...

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The 10 Best Blue Jays Moments Of 2015

(1) Comments | Posted December 18, 2015 | 4:21 PM

A bat flip for the ages. A division title. And more home runs than any other team in the major leagues this year. That was your Toronto Blue Jays.

As 2015 draws to a close, we took a look back at some of our favourite moments from...

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Meet A Guy And His Awesome Dog @CityDogLiving

(0) Comments | Posted December 7, 2015 | 3:47 PM

This week we meet Frank and his owner Allan, two guys trying to make it in the big city ;) meet @citydogliving.

My name is Allan and this is Frank. We started out as friends and now have become co-workers. I am a menswear designer, entrepreneur, and photographer....

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Blue Jays Ace David Price Signs With Red Sox For 7 Years, $217 Million

(10) Comments | Posted December 1, 2015 | 5:27 PM

Ace pitcher David Price is leaving the Toronto Blue Jays and signing a 7-year, USD$217-million contract with divisional rivals the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Globe reported on Tuesday.

The deal makes Price one of the highest-paid pitchers in baseball and is larger than the...

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Go On An Adventure With @HikeBikeTravel

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2015 | 3:27 PM

This week we stay outdoors and meet another Instagrammer who loves capturing this country's amazing scenery. Meet @HikeBikeTravel. Here she is in her own words:

My name is Leigh McAdam and I am the founder of www.hikebiketravel.com – a travel and adventure blog where I can share my...

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Canadagram: Meet @GreatNorthCo

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 2:04 PM

This week we head for an adventure with a trio of photographers, meet @greatnorthco. Here they are in their own words:

Great North Collective is a community. We are a community of photographers and creatives, amateur and professional, who want to share the beautiful...

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Canadagram: Meet @RoamingFocus

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 1:47 PM

This week we go back to Toronto to meet photographer @roamingfocus. Here he is in his own words:

My name is Mike Palmer. I'm born and raised in Toronto and I’ve been working as a freelance photographer since 2008. I love to explore, learn new things,...

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Canadagram: Meet @EatHalifax

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 1:00 PM

This week we go to Halifax to meet @EatHalifax, a chronicler of the many delicious things that the east coast city has to offer. Here she is in her own words:

Up until recently, my life revolved around food: thinking about it, cooking it, writing about...

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Lewis Kent, Beer Mile Record Holder, Gets Brooks Endorsement Deal

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2015 | 3:04 PM

Step aside Andre De Grasse. Get off the course Usain Bolt. There's a new speedster on the track.

Western University student Lewis Kent has signed an endorsement deal with shoemaker Brooks for drinking beer — and running really, really fast.

Kent is...

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Eiffel Tower Lights Up In Red, White, Blue To Honour Paris Victims

(0) Comments | Posted November 16, 2015 | 1:08 PM

The Eiffel Tower glowed red, white, and blue in honour of the victims of Friday's horrific attacks in Paris.

The iconic landmark, like many others in the French capital, had been closed to the public.

For the next three days, the tower will be lit up in the colours of...

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Twitter Changes Faves Icon To Hearts, Power Users Don't Like It

(0) Comments | Posted November 3, 2015 | 11:34 AM

Twitter got a little more heartfelt on Tuesday morning when the social media service changed the star icon it uses for "favourites" to a "heart".

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'Chili Powder Guy' Is The Weirdest Radio Caller We've Heard Yet

(2) Comments | Posted October 30, 2015 | 5:46 PM

The radio call-in show can be the source of some pretty weird stuff.

Freelance radio producer Imogen Birchard noted one such call on Twitter Friday.

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Jose Bautista Meets 'Mini Jose Bautista' Before Game 4 Of The ALCS

(0) Comments | Posted October 20, 2015 | 7:08 PM

What's better than one Jose Bautista? Two Jose Bautistas. Or at least a mini-clone of the Blue Jays slugger.

The real Bautista met with his mini counterpart before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Kansas City Royals.

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Battleground Ridings You'll Want To Watch On Election Night

(2) Comments | Posted October 19, 2015 | 3:04 PM

From east to west, there are dozens of ridings that could change hands in the 2015 election. Thirty ridings have been added as a result of population growth and redistricting. Retirements and the winds of political change also could mean changes in many more. Here are battleground ridings that our...

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'Jose Bautista' Kid Times Home Run Swing And It Is Perfection (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted October 14, 2015 | 9:56 PM

Jose Bautista's home run finished the Blue Jays comeback against the Texas Rangers in the ALDS.

We think this adorable Jays fan might've had something to do with that monstrous three-run shot in the 7th inning.

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Terence Young, Conservative Candidate, Says Liberals Would Open Brothels, Marijuana Shops

(97) Comments | Posted October 13, 2015 | 6:21 PM

Suburban neighbourhoods face a future of brothels and marijuana shops if Justin Trudeau's Liberals get elected, a Conservative candidate in the Greater Toronto Area said at a recent debate.

Terence Young said that under a Trudeau government, neighbourhoods in Oakville, a town near Toronto, could see "legally-protected brothels with...

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Canadagram: Meet @VerneHo

(0) Comments | Posted October 13, 2015 | 1:06 PM

This week, we're meeting @verneho a designer who works at one of Canada's most interesting startups. Here he is in his own words:

Hey everyone, my name is Verne and I'm a Toronto based designer and photographer. By day, I lead the design practice at @Shopify...

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