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# toronto - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Canadians living near nuclear power station sent emergency incident message by mistake
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadians living near nuclear power station sent emergency incident message by mistake

Jan 12th 2020, 5:07 PM 23,912 Views 7 Comments

More than an hour later, a message was sent saying the first one was a mistake.

# toronto - Friday 8 February, 2019

Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men

Feb 8th 2019, 8:01 PM 20,283 Views 8 Comments

Bruce McArthur will be in his 90s before he is eligible for parole from eight concurrent 25-year sentences.

# toronto - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

How I Spend My Money: An Irish engineer in Toronto on €62,000 looking to put down roots and buy a house
# Money Diary
# Money Diary

How I Spend My Money: An Irish engineer in Toronto on €62,000 looking to put down roots and buy a house

Jan 30th 2019, 7:31 PM 48,168 Views 59 Comments

He has to miss out on a stag do because the trip home would be too pricey.

# toronto - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Canadian landscaper pleads guilty to murders of eight men linked to Toronto's gay community
# Bruce Mcarthur
# Bruce Mcarthur

Canadian landscaper pleads guilty to murders of eight men linked to Toronto's gay community

Jan 29th 2019, 9:57 PM 27,702 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur was expected to go to trial next year, and was considered a surprise by prosecutors.

# toronto - Sunday 13 January, 2019

'Very, very happy' Saudi woman arrives in Canada after receiving asylum
# Toronto
# Toronto

'Very, very happy' Saudi woman arrives in Canada after receiving asylum

Jan 13th 2019, 10:35 AM 20,328 Views 38 Comments

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun had accused her family of physical and psychological abuse.

# toronto - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Stunning Wayne Rooney free-kick seals win for DC United as striker nets 10th goal in 18 games
# Pick That Out
From The42
# Pick That Out

Stunning Wayne Rooney free-kick seals win for DC United as striker nets 10th goal in 18 games

Oct 18th 2018, 8:53 AM 10,007 Views 5 Comments

The ex-England captain scored on Wednesday as DC United extended their winning streak to four games.

# toronto - Monday 17 September, 2018

Film about young female boxer in 1960s Ireland wins major Toronto award
# Float Like A Butterfly
# Float Like A Butterfly

Film about young female boxer in 1960s Ireland wins major Toronto award

Sep 17th 2018, 4:45 PM 13,371 Views 3 Comments

The film won the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) prize at the Toronto International Film Festival.

# toronto - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Toronto gunman had 'severe mental health challenges', according to family
# Canada
# Canada

Toronto gunman had 'severe mental health challenges', according to family

Jul 24th 2018, 8:29 AM 17,639 Views 124 Comments

Authorities have named Fassal Hussain as the assailant behind Sunday’s deadly shooting spree.

# toronto - Monday 23 July, 2018

Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant
# Canada
# Canada

Toronto shooting: 10-year-old and 18-year-old killed as gunman opens fire at restaurant

Updated Jul 23rd 2018, 9:05 PM 60,956 Views 90 Comments

The gunman was shot dead after an exchange of fire with police.

# toronto - Friday 20 July, 2018

Remains recovered of eighth victim allegedly killed by Canadian landscaper
# Toronto
# Toronto

Remains recovered of eighth victim allegedly killed by Canadian landscaper

Jul 20th 2018, 10:09 PM 31,307 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur (66) was arrested in January and has been charged with eight counts of first-degree murder.

# toronto - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Spurs send Kawhi to Toronto with DeRozan shipped out in blockbuster NBA trade
# No Parties In La
From The42
# No Parties In La

Spurs send Kawhi to Toronto with DeRozan shipped out in blockbuster NBA trade

Jul 18th 2018, 6:52 PM 6,608 Views 8 Comments

‘Can’t trust ‘em. Ain’t no loyalty in this game’. It seems neither player is very happy about the deal.

# toronto - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Watch: LeBron James floats in buzzer-beating dagger as Cavs stun Raptors
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Watch: LeBron James floats in buzzer-beating dagger as Cavs stun Raptors

May 6th 2018, 10:40 AM 7,312 Views 6 Comments

In the other second round NBA playoff game Saturday, the Boston Celtics also took a commanding 3-0 series lead.

# toronto - Thursday 26 April, 2018

What is the 'incel rebellion'? And who are those behind it?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What is the 'incel rebellion'? And who are those behind it?

Apr 26th 2018, 1:35 PM 36,001 Views 82 Comments

The spotlight has been shone on the movement in recent days.

# toronto - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Toronto suspect praised California mass shooter on Facebook minutes before deadly van attack
# Incel Rebellion
# Incel Rebellion

Toronto suspect praised California mass shooter on Facebook minutes before deadly van attack

Apr 25th 2018, 7:08 AM 16,239 Views 0 Comments

The Facebook post is being interpreted as saying Alek Minassian had a grudge against women.

# toronto - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Canadian man charged over Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed
# Van Attack
# Van Attack

Canadian man charged over Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

Apr 24th 2018, 3:49 PM 12,704 Views 0 Comments

Alek Minassian has been charged with 10 counts of premeditated murder.

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed
# Canada
# Canada

What we know about the Toronto van attack in which 10 people were killed

Apr 24th 2018, 11:27 AM 21,562 Views 69 Comments

The suspect’s motives remain unknown.

Police search for motive as death toll rises to 10 after van ploughs into Toronto crowd
# Deliberate Attack
# Deliberate Attack

Police search for motive as death toll rises to 10 after van ploughs into Toronto crowd

Apr 24th 2018, 6:47 AM 16,272 Views 29 Comments

“The incident definitely looked deliberate,” Police Chief Mark Saunders said.

# toronto - Monday 23 April, 2018

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto
# Canada
# Canada

9 people dead after van driven into crowd of pedestrians in Toronto

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:14 PM 135,958 Views 130 Comments

The vehicle fled the scene, but the driver was later arrested.

# toronto - Monday 16 April, 2018

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder
# Canada
# Canada

Man accused of killings targeting Toronto’s gay community charged with 8th murder

Apr 16th 2018, 10:49 PM 21,935 Views 0 Comments

Police have identified the remains of seven victims from dismembered body parts found hidden inside some 20 planters belonging to the accused.

# toronto - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified

Apr 11th 2018, 6:52 PM 16,187 Views 0 Comments

To date, police have found some 20 planters with dismembered body parts of several men.

# toronto - Monday 5 March, 2018

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case
# Toronto
# Toronto

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case

Mar 5th 2018, 10:12 PM 33,793 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with murdering gay men.

# toronto - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'
# Bruce Mcarthur
# Bruce Mcarthur

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'

Jan 31st 2018, 10:51 PM 25,325 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with five murders but police fear there may be more.

# toronto - Friday 26 January, 2018

Canadian billionaire and wife were victims of 'targeted' murder
# Barry Sherman
# Barry Sherman

Canadian billionaire and wife were victims of 'targeted' murder

Jan 26th 2018, 8:30 PM 29,493 Views 14 Comments

Police did not, however, point to any suspects in the case.

# toronto - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in their home
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in their home

Dec 16th 2017, 9:20 AM 54,367 Views 32 Comments

Police said they were investigating the deaths as suspicious.

# toronto - Saturday 7 October, 2017

It's not all glamour (but you might see George Clooney): Irish filmmakers on international festivals
# The Irish Abroad
# The Irish Abroad

It's not all glamour (but you might see George Clooney): Irish filmmakers on international festivals

Oct 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 10,022 Views 3 Comments

We talked to Irish filmmakers and the Irish Film Board about why it’s worth it.

# toronto - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

US captain Michael Bradley responds to 'sheep' Alexi Lalas
# American Civil War
From The42
# American Civil War

US captain Michael Bradley responds to 'sheep' Alexi Lalas

Sep 13th 2017, 9:04 PM 13,127 Views 7 Comments

Lalas called out the current squad as “a bunch of soft, under-performing, tattooed millionaires”.

# toronto - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Varadkar marches in Montreal Pride Parade alongside Justin Trudeau
# Trudeau Love
# Trudeau Love

Varadkar marches in Montreal Pride Parade alongside Justin Trudeau

Aug 20th 2017, 6:44 PM 55,433 Views 132 Comments

The Taoiseach is on a three-day visit to Canada.

# toronto - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Constant sunscreen use causes vitamin D deficiency, says study
# Let The Sun Shine
# Let The Sun Shine

Constant sunscreen use causes vitamin D deficiency, says study

May 6th 2017, 8:30 AM 6,765 Views 7 Comments

The study found that spending 5–30 minutes in midday sun twice per week can maintaining healthy vitamin D levels.

# toronto - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

After being ridiculed with Barney music, Raptors take control of enthralling Bucks series
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

After being ridiculed with Barney music, Raptors take control of enthralling Bucks series

Apr 25th 2017, 8:32 AM 3,663 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Steph Curry hit the 30-point mark as the Warriors cruised into the second round.

# toronto - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Turkish Airlines flight evacuated after crew find note saying 'Bomb to Toronto' in plane toilet
# Canada Bound
# Canada Bound

Turkish Airlines flight evacuated after crew find note saying 'Bomb to Toronto' in plane toilet

Feb 18th 2017, 7:42 PM 13,072 Views 4 Comments

Nothing else suspicious was found, and the passengers were transported to Toronto on a different flight.

# toronto - Friday 10 February, 2017

Missing Canadian man found near Amazon jungle after 5 years reunited with family
# Anton Pilipa
# Anton Pilipa

Missing Canadian man found near Amazon jungle after 5 years reunited with family

Feb 10th 2017, 8:35 AM 57,374 Views 23 Comments

Anton Pilipa had been missing for five years.

# toronto - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Irish donors help Canadian family after girl (10) dies on plane diverted to Shannon
# Go Fund Me
# Go Fund Me

Irish donors help Canadian family after girl (10) dies on plane diverted to Shannon

Dec 29th 2016, 10:35 AM 34,254 Views 19 Comments

The young girl died on Christmas Eve.

# toronto - Saturday 10 December, 2016

UFC 206 at risk of being overshadowed by MLS and Conor McGregor absence
# Fight Night
From The42
# Fight Night

UFC 206 at risk of being overshadowed by MLS and Conor McGregor absence

Dec 10th 2016, 8:45 AM 9,068 Views 6 Comments

How the event is shaping up after disaster struck at yesterday’s weigh-in.

# toronto - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Drogba bids farewell as Toronto complete thrilling turnaround to reach first MLS Cup final
# Maple Leave
From The42
# Maple Leave

Drogba bids farewell as Toronto complete thrilling turnaround to reach first MLS Cup final

Dec 1st 2016, 9:45 AM 4,962 Views 5 Comments

Jozy Altidore was on the scoresheet as Toronto FC again went behind against Montreal Impact but booked their MLS Cup place in extra time.

# toronto - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Two injured in Toronto plane's near-miss with suspected drone
# Close Call
# Close Call

Two injured in Toronto plane's near-miss with suspected drone

Nov 15th 2016, 10:28 AM 14,332 Views 27 Comments

Two flight attendants on the passenger plane sustained minor injuries.

# toronto - Monday 14 November, 2016

Leaving New York, never easy: Frank Lampard says goodbye to MLS side
# Departure
From The42
# Departure

Leaving New York, never easy: Frank Lampard says goodbye to MLS side

Nov 14th 2016, 3:41 PM 11,204 Views 5 Comments

Former Chelsea midfielder planning the next stage of his career as New York contract expires.

# toronto - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

A Donegal woman proved to her Canadian husband just how good An Post are
# Tory Island
From The Daily Edge
# Tory Island

A Donegal woman proved to her Canadian husband just how good An Post are

Nov 9th 2016, 8:11 AM 11,918 Views 2 Comments

From Toronto to Tory Island.

# toronto - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Passenger taken to hospital after flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
# Diversion
# Diversion

Passenger taken to hospital after flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Sep 29th 2016, 6:29 PM 18,314 Views 4 Comments

Air Canada flight AC895 was travelling from Milan to Toronto when it was forced to make the landing.

# toronto - Friday 12 August, 2016

Canadian man killed after stealing a plane and crashing it onto road
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian man killed after stealing a plane and crashing it onto road

Aug 12th 2016, 9:00 PM 18,101 Views 15 Comments

Images of the wreck showed a crushed nose and cockpit, and broken wings.

# toronto - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Lowry lights up game 4 as Raptors claw their way back level with Cavs
# The North Remembers
From The42
# The North Remembers

Lowry lights up game 4 as Raptors claw their way back level with Cavs

May 24th 2016, 7:46 AM 3,277 Views 2 Comments

They were laughing at Toronto two games ago, now the eastern final is all square.

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