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Body located inside burned-out vehicle near Woodbine Racetrack

Codi Wilson, CTV News Toronto Published Tuesday, November 21, 2017 6:13AM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 21, 2017 6:20AM EST Police are investigating after a body was found inside a burned-out vehicle near Woodbine Racetrack this morning. Emergency crews were first called to the area of Rexdale Boulevard and Highway 27 at around 5 a.m. for a vehicle fire in a ditch near the Etobicoke racetrack. The fire was extinguished and police say they believe a body was found inside the car a short time later. Paramedics confirm that oneRead More

Family raises concerns over coroner’s report into teen’s death

The family of an Indigenous teen found dead in Regina two years ago is raising concerns over the coroner’s report into his death. Fourteen-year-old Haven Dubois was found dead in a shallow ravine in east Regina in May of 2015. Dubois’ mother and grandmother, who spoke at a news conference on Monday in Saskatoon, claim the boy’s death was a result of a criminal act. A report by the coroner’s office ruled the death accidental. The family claims the report left out critical details. Grandmother Constance Dubois claims the teenRead More

Grey Cup Week Kicks Off Today

Josh Pringle, CTV Morning Live Published Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:14AM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:20AM EST The Grey Cup officially arrives in Ottawa today. Fans are invited to Parliament Hill at 12 p.m. to kick-off Grey Cup Festival week in the capital. CTV Morning Live’s Henry Burris will be among the fans at the official kick off of the 105 Grey Cup Festival. Both the Toronto Argos and Calgary Stampeders will also arrive in Ottawa today to begin preparations for Sunday’s CFL championship game at TDRead More

Fire breaks out at Cambridge industrial building

CTV Kitchener Published Monday, November 20, 2017 2:33PM EST Last Updated Monday, November 20, 2017 3:13PM EST Smoke from a fire in Cambridge’s north end could be seen from a large distance away Monday afternoon. The fire broke out shortly before 2 p.m. at an industrial building on Sheffield Street, near Guelph Avenue and Fisher Mills Road. Within half an hour, black smoke was seen teeming from the building. The Sheffield St. factory fire is creating thick, black smoke. For your safety, firefighters are asking the community to stay wellRead More

Stamps and Esks renew hostilities with Grey Cup berth on the line

The Calgary Stampeders will face the Toronto Argonauts in the 105st Grey Cup after defeating the Eskimos in the Western Final by a score of 32-28. The decision by Eskimos’ head coach Jason Maas to send out the field goal unit when his team was down 32-25 late in the fourth quarter would prove costly as the Eskimos’ would not regain possession. Eskimos’ placekicker Sean Whyte’s 20 yard field goal attempt with 1:56 was successful to reduce the Stampeders’ lead to 32-28. The subsequent Stampeders’ drive ate a significant amountRead More

Sudbury parade float ready to roll

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Rebecca Nobrega: Freedom Riders Motorcycle Association prepares their float for the Sudbury Santa Claus Parade Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

2 men charged in connection with shooting near Pearson airport

Kayla Goodfield, CTV News Toronto Published Friday, November 17, 2017 9:53PM EST Last Updated Friday, November 17, 2017 9:55PM EST Two men are facing charges in connection with the shooting of an 18-year-old woman outside of a restaurant near Pearson International Airport in September. The incident took place in the parking lot outside of Zet’s Restaurant on Airport Road at around 1 a.m. on Sept. 1. Officers said the woman was approached by two men before she was shot while sitting in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle. TheRead More

Pedestrian dies in highway crash west of Prince Albert

A 39-year-old pedestrian has died after she was hit on Highway 790 on the Ahatahkakoop First Nation on Wednesday. The woman was hit by an eastbound vehicle around 8:05 p.m. She was taken to hospital in Shellbrook, where she was pronounced dead. The driver and two passengers in the vehicle were not injured. The Ahatahkakoop First Nation is about 67 kilometres west of Prince Albert. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC

Health authorities say the rate of STIs is on the rise in Alberta

Alberta Health Services says there are more cases of sexually transmitted infections this year and hopes that more funding will curb the issue. According to data released on Tuesday, STIs like gonorrhea and syphilis are rising. Officials say there are 3,900 cases of gonorrhea, up from 3,700 in 2016. They add that Alberta is on pace to surpass 2016’s 410 syphilis cases as well. Six of the cases of syphilis are reported to be infants born with the disease. Meanwhile, HIV is steady at 210 new cases and chlamydia casesRead More

Province increasing STI testing for pregnant women, as outbreaks continue in Alberta

Officials with Alberta Health Services and Alberta Health are increasing testing for pregnant women, as outbreaks of sexually transmitted infections continue in the province. The province said rates of gonorrhea and syphilis are still high – with 3,869 cases of gonorrhea recorded in Alberta so far this year, and 369 cases of infectious syphilis. Dr. Deena Hinshaw said Tuesday that six cases of congenital syphilis – meaning the infection had been passed to newborns – have been reported to the province so far in 2017. As a result, the provinceRead More