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Peel police investigate a stabbing in Brampton on Aug. 22, 2014. CITYNEWS

Man charged after stabbing in Brampton

| Toronto staff

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday near Torbram Road and Clark Boulevard.

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Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in Oshawa collision

| Toronto staff

Durham police say the force of the collision wedged the motorcycle beneath the pick-up truck and launched the rider into two minivans.

An ambulance sits parked outside a Hydro One transformer station in Toronto after a worker was injured on Aug. 23, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

Electrical worker suffers severe shock at downtown transformer station

| Toronto staff

It happened before 11 a.m. Saturday at Wellington and John streets.

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Montreal patient being tested for Ebola virus after returning from West Africa

| The Canadian Press

The man recently returned from Guinea, one of the West African countries hit by an outbreak of the virus.

A damaged car sits abandoned outside an auto shop after a crash in Etobicoke on Aug. 23, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

Driver crashes into pole, flees as police arrive

| Toronto staff

It happened at Kipling and Horner avenues around 1 a.m. Saturday,

Luka Rocco Magnotta is taken by police from a Canadian military plane to a waiting van on June 18, 2012, in Mirabel, Que. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Montreal Police

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Documentary on dismemberment murder suspect pulled from Montreal film festival

| The Canadian Press

"Sex, Fame & Murder: The Luka Magnotta Story" was yanked because of a publication ban in force at his trial.

Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

National

Lac-Megantic criminal probe takes Quebec police to U.S.

| Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

Rail World, based in Chicago, is the parent company of the railway at the centre of the catastrophe: Montreal, Maine and Atlantic. Video (1)

An OPP cruiser is shown in an undated file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Dave Chidley

Local News

Woman’s driver’s licence suspended, car seized after Hamilton crash

| Toronto staff

Carey-Anne Morrison is accused of impaired driving and driving with a blood-alcohol level higher than 80 milligrams.

Peel police investigate a stabbing in Brampton on Aug. 22, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

Man charged after stabbing in Brampton

| Toronto staff

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday near Torbram Road and Clark Boulevard.

The Minto Sports Complex, home of the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees men's hockey team, is shown in Ottawa on Monday, March 3, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Patrick Doyle

National

2 former University of Ottawa hockey players charged with sex assault

| Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press

Guillaume Donovan, 24, and David Foucher, 25, were each charged with one count of sexual assault. (3)

The mothers of O’She Doyles-Whyte, 16, (left) and Kwame Duodu, 15, hold photos of their sons a year after they were murdered in North York on Aug. 23, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

North York community holds ‘keys’ to solving teens’ murders: police

| Tammie Sutherland and Toronto staff

O’She Doyles-Whyte, 16, and Kwame Duodu, 15, were gunned down on the afternoon of Aug. 23, 2013. Video

File photo of condo construction in downtown Toronto. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Steve White.

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Buyer beware: what you need to know before buying a condo

| Toronto staff

What buyers should look into before they purchase a condo, as well as buyer protections and developer obligations.

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Councillor wants O Canada lyrics amended to be ‘gender inclusive’

| Showwei Chu

Ceta Ramkhalawansingh’s motion will be considered at a council meeting next Monday. (31)

Philip Wood, 63, was charged on Aug. 21, 2014, in connection with sex assaults on three boys at Sagamore Farm in Parham, Ont., between 1977 and 1983. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service

Local News

2nd man accused of sexually assaulting boys at Ontario group home

| Toronto staff

The alleged incidents happened at Sagamore Farm in Parham between 1977 and 1983.

Premier Kathleen Wynne announces a June 12, 2014 Ontario election in front of a group of reporters at Queen's Park in Toronto on May 2, 2014. CITYNEWS

National

Harper’s comments on missing and murdered aboriginal women ‘outrageous’: Wynne

| The Canadian Press

All the provinces and territories have endorsed calls for a national inquiry, which the federal Conservatives have rejected. (4)

DiCaprio attends a 'Inception' press conference. July 21, 2010. Tokyo, Japan. Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images.

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Leonardo DiCaprio visits Alberta oilsands for documentary

| The Canadian Press

Sources involved with the visit say DiCaprio is doing research for an environmental documentary.

File photo of Captain John's. Raysonho via Wikipedia Commons.

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Winning bidder says Captain John’s to be moved next Friday

| Justin Piercy and Toronto Staff

James Sbrolla of North American Seafood Exchange says plans are underway to have the ship moved next Friday. Video (1)

Festivals wreak havoc on weekend traffic

Local News

Road & TTC closures in Toronto: events & construction

| Toronto staff

A list of road closures and transit disruptions in Toronto due to construction and events. (6)

Ottawa police search for a person of interest in a "recent nighttime prowling incident" in the Rockliffe area. OTTAWA POLICE SERVICE

National

Police release video footage that could be linked to Trudeau break-in

| Toronto staff

The black-and-white images were taken from a security camera. (1)

File photo of a Toronto police cruiser. CITYNEWS

Local News

Police probe dumpster fires outside Scarborough schools

| Toronto staff

Only minor damage was reported.

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A Dickey walks back to the mound after he and third baseman Juan Francisco, left, failed to field a bunt that stayed fair in the sixth inning of their AL baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Toronto Thursday May 29, 2014. Dickey was then taken out of the game. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Thornhill

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OPINION: Odds stacked against another Blue Jays hot streak

| Ben Nicholson-Smith, Sportsnet.ca

It's been a rough run for the Toronto Blue Jays, who have an American League-worst 5-12 record in August.