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Canadian candy company is searching taste tester, offers $78,000 annual package

A Canadian candy company is offering an online retailer of confectionery treats from chocolate bars to gummies and licorice, is hiring for a $78,000 a year, work-from-home job as its Chief Candy Officer. Duties include: “leading candy board meetings, being the head taste tester … and all things fun.” Several thousand candidates have already applied […]

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Toronto council proposes to prohibit cats from going outdoors unless on leash

The Toronto City Council is planning to prohibit cat owners from allowing felines to roam freely outdoors. The motion, moved by Councillor for Ward 17 – Don Valley North Shelley Carroll, is rooted in the belief outdoor cats can be a danger to local ecosystems, hunting bird and rodent populations, and are themselves at risk […]

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Canadian writer’s curly hair searched at airports 3 times since May

Writer Christine Rodriguez has been travelling a lot for work lately, going in and out of airports regularly to get to festivals and media events. But with the return to air travel has come an unpleasant experience: Rodriguez has had her hair searched by airport security agents three times in less than two months. The […]

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GoFundMe withholds millions of dollars raised for Canadian truckers protesting against vaccine mandates

GoFundMe says it will withhold millions of dollars raised for Canadian truckers protesting against vaccine mandates, citing police reports of violence. The Freedom Convoy has been rallying since last weekend, and more protests are expected in Toronto and Ottawa. In a statement, the crowdfunding website said it would withhold the donations already made, and refund […]

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Canada: Thieves slip away with butter worth more than $200,000

Thieves have stolen butter worth more than $200,000 in Canada. The provincial police in Quinte West are investigating the Christmas day theft of more than $200,000 worth of butter from a trucking yard. Police were called to a trucking facility on Glen Miller Road in Trenton on the morning of December 26. Investigation determined that […]

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Toronto police ask public’s help in identifying murder suspects of Canadian billionaire couple

Toronto police have asked for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in the high-profile murders of a Canadian billionaire and his wife. Barry Sherman, 75, and Honey Sherman, 70, were found strangled in their Toronto home in December 2017. Police released a short clip of an individual walking near the Sherman’s home on the […]

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Toronto cop gets 3-month demotion for firing and missing unarmed man who back turned

A Toronto police officer who fired her gun at an unarmed man at a parking lot in March 2017 will be demoted for three months, a police tribunal adjudicator has ruled. The bullet never struck that man and no criminal charges were ever laid in the case, which at the time was not covered under […]

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Karima Mehrab Baloch: Activist who fled Pakistan to save her life found dead in Toronto

Karima Mehrab Baloch, 37, a prominent Pakistani rights activist was found dead in Canada’s Toronto city on Monday evening where she lived on a refugee status . Rights group Amnesty International and others called for a full and transparent investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death. “I am with her family [and] I was there […]

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Loyal customers BUY entire stock of Beer at Canadian bar to keep it afloat amid lockdown

A struggling bar in Toronto would hopefully be able to survive the pandemic after its loyal customers bought the entire beer stock helping the owner financially. Abra Shiner, owner of the bar, Swan Dive said that her business will survive the pandemic thanks to her loyal customers who bought up the entire beer stock, providing […]

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Canadian Youtuber’s coronavirus prank forces passenger plane to turn around

A self-proclaimed “artist” from Canada created panic on board a WestJet flight after announcing that he was infected with coronavirus. According to The Verge, the Ontario Peel Police charged James Potok on accounts with mischief and breach of recognizance. The Verge cited CityNews, according to which, footage from the flight from Toronto to Montego Bay shows […]