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    Classmates ID woman swept over Niagara Falls

    680News staff

    TORONTO, Ont. – Classmates have identified the woman swept over Niagara Falls on Sunday.

    Ayano Tokumasu, 20, was an international student from Japan studying English at the Hansa Language Centre on Eglinton Avenue East, CityNews reported.

  • Kingston hospital declares C. diff outbreak; 12 cases discovered in past month

    The Canadian Press

    KINGSTON, Ont. – A hospital in Kingston, Ont., is battling an outbreak of Clostridium difficile. Kingston General Hospital officials say they have discovered 12 new cases of the infection over the last month. The steps the hospital has taken to prevent a further spread include new handwashing and equipment cleaning procedures. C. difficile is an

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  • A two-foot by two-foot piece of glass fell from the 32nd floor of a relatively new at 1 Bedford Rd.

    Glass falls from Annex building

    Sherry Morley

    TORONTO, Ont. – Police are investigating why glass fell from a balcony of a building in the Annex Tuesday afternoon. It is the same building where balcony glass crashed to the ground on the weekend. A two-foot by two-foot piece of glass fell from the 32nd floor of a relatively new building at 1 Bedford

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  • Police seize fake ID, passports in Toronto suburb; charge two

    The Canadian Press

    PICKERING, Ont. – Two men are facing charges after police seized over 80 fake credit cards and 24 counterfeit pieces of identification at a home in Pickering, Ont., just east of Toronto. Police say the fake pieces of ID include Canadian citizenship cards and Ontario driver’s licences. The two men facing charges are from either

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  • A support column on Expo Boulevard is covered in tributes to former Vancouver Canuck Rick Rypien, who was found dead at his family home in Alberta on Monday.

    Fans stream to makeshift Rypien memorial at Rogers Arena

    News1130 Staff

    A celebration of life for Rick Rypien is set for 2 p.m. tomorrow near the statue of Roger Neilson outside Rogers Arena. Rypien’s body was found in his Alberta home yesterday.

  • Police release composite sketch of suspect in sexual assault investigation

    Police release composite sketch of suspect after girl squirted with table syrup and sexually assaulted

    680News staff

    TORONTO, Ont. – Toronto police have released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in a sexual assault investigation involving a 13-year-old girl. The teenage girl was reportedly sexually assaulted by a man who first squirted her with table syrup. Police allege the 13-year-old girl was assaulted around 3:00 p.m. Friday, while in a checkout

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  • The Princes' Gates at the CNE

    Deep-fried cola debuts at CNE

    680News staff

    TORONTO, Ont. – When the CNE opens Friday, you won’t be able to buy deep-fried Coke. Instead, you will have to settle for deep-fried cola. According to Coca-Cola, the soft-drink company declined the use of the Coca-Cola logo in the booth signage related to of trademark issues. The Toronto Star reported the 16-ounce cup of

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  • Are tablets best for students?

    Momin Qureshi

    Tough decisions lay ahead for parents embarking on the journey that is back to school shopping.

    One of the head scratches can come from the world of technology. Should you get your kid a laptop or are you better off with going with the newer tablet devices?

  • Home sales to be higher than expected for 2011

    Irene Preklet

    It’s the biggest purchase most of us will ever make — our homes. But when it comes to actually buying them, Canadians aren’t shy about jumping into the housing market.      The Canadian Real Estate Association has revised its forecast for national home resales in 2011, citing stronger than expected activity and prices in the

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  • Eastbound Highway 403, west of Highway 10

    Eastbound Hwy. 403 reopens at Hurontario

    680News staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The eastbound Highway 403 has reopened following a police investigation, Tuesday.

    The ramp to the eastbound 403 has also reopened.