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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Eventbrite suit seeks $5M in wake of Roxodus festival fiasco

ONTARIO: Eventbrite suit seeks $5M in wake of Roxodus festival fiasco

Just days before the Roxodus cancellation, organizer transferred $650K out of MF Live account, leaving no money to refund ticket-holders
<b>CANADA:</b> How ‘co-factors’ can increase the likelihood of a food allergy reaction

CANADA: How ‘co-factors’ can increase the likelihood of a food allergy reaction

There are well-known factors that can make people more sensitive to allergy triggers, and alcohol is among them, doctor says
<b>CANADA:</b> Is ‘showrooming’ — testing products in store to buy online — the new shopping faux pas?

CANADA: Is ‘showrooming’ — testing products in store to buy online — the new shopping faux pas?

It can impact sales for local businesses
<b>CANADA:</b> Does water fluoridation really impact IQ?

CANADA: Does water fluoridation really impact IQ?

Experts have voiced concerns about the uptake of a recent Canadian study, in which water fluoridation was associated with slightly lower IQs in children
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Trial for Ottawa bus driver accused in double-decker crash to start in 2021

ONTARIO: Trial for Ottawa bus driver accused in double-decker crash to start in 2021

Aissatou Diallo was at the wheel of a double-decker bus which slammed into the pedestrian platform overhang at Westboro Station back in January, killing three people
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How drones are revolutionizing environmental science

BEYOND LOCAL: How drones are revolutionizing environmental science

Drones are increasingly used to gather information and inform research. As technology develops longer-lasting batteries and more sensitive cameras, the role of drones in research will continue to grow
<b>CANADA:</b> Shelters on the front lines help women flee violence — but they’re also in crisis

CANADA: Shelters on the front lines help women flee violence — but they’re also in crisis

Many women's shelters in Canada are decades old, crumbling from lack of repairs and struggling to finance the life-saving services they provide
<b>CANADA:</b> Items up for auction from Roxodus Music Festival that never happened

CANADA: Items up for auction from Roxodus Music Festival that never happened

Roxodus Music Festival merchandise, audio-visual and cooking equipment just some of the 420 lot items up for sale
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Small act of kindness by Guelph Police officers goes a long way

ONTARIO: Small act of kindness by Guelph Police officers goes a long way

While on patrol last week, two Guelph police officers purchased a pair of warm socks and boots for a woman walking barefoot in the cold
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Heavy fine for couple buying black bear gall bladders

ONTARIO: Heavy fine for couple buying black bear gall bladders

In some cultures, there is the traditional belief that black bear gall bladders have medicinal powers