17-year-old Toronto trumpeter reaches crowdfunding goal to attend Juilliard

A young trumpeter with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend the Juilliard School in New York City has raised enough money to cover his…

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‘They attacked me, they grabbed onto my throat’: Hudson woman left reeling after home invasion

​Natalie Poirier​ was asleep in her home in Hudson, Que., early Sunday morning when two people broke down her door…

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Prize pumpkin pinched from Edmonton backyard

As pumpkins go, this was a beauty — two feet in diameter and already over 30 pounds. It was growing…

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Brief August heat wave forecast to end on Saturday

The smell of jerk chicken lingered in the air Friday as dark plumes from the grill mixed with smoke passing…

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Witness recounts horrific scene of Jasper collision that killed 6 people

Warning: This story contains graphic content As he rushed to help victims of a horrific highway crash, Gagan Sidhu saw a body…

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East sidewalk on Walterdale Bridge to be closed for up to 3 weeks

The sidewalk on the east side of the Walterdale Bridge is set to close at 6 a.m. on May 22…

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Jermaine Loewen’s ‘dream come true’ journey from Jamaican orphanage to rural Manitoba to the Dallas Stars

Manitoba’s Jermaine Loewen is the first Jamaican-born player to be drafted to the NHL, but his story was inspiring long…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

China’s Bitmain Technologies is eyeing bitcoin mining sites in Quebec, a company spokesperson told Reuters, as expectations of a potential Chinese…

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Kevin Tierney, producer of Bon Cop, Bad Cop, dead at 67

Kevin Tierney, a pioneering Montreal film producer and writer and the maker Bon Cop, Bad Cop, has died. He was 67. Tierney…

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Mexico proposes solution to NAFTA auto parts stalemate; Canada-U.S. talks pushed to Tuesday

The NAFTA countries began a days-long negotiating round Monday in what could be their final chance for an agreement this…

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