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HAZMAT called to north side garage fire

garage fire

Kiera Lyons, CTV Edmonton Published Saturday, May 19, 2018 5:54PM MDT Last Updated Saturday, May 19, 2018 6:15PM MDT Edmonton fire crews received a fire call at 138 Avenue and 93 Street just after 4 p.m. Saturday. Firefighters said the blaze started in a detached garage at a north-side residence, and spread to two cars and a boat on the driveway. The HAZMAT team was called in to deal with two propane tanks that had blown their valves and began leaking. Fire officials told CTV News that wind was anRead More

Weather May 18/19

Weather May 18/19

Jessica Gosselin has your 7-day forecast Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Multiple people assaulted in downtown Victoria

Multiple people assaulted in downtown Victoria

A series of assaults were reported of a man on a rampage striking people with a field hockey stick over multiple blocks of downtown Victoria Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Oxygen tank explodes during house fire in Port McNicoll

Port McNicoll fire

CTV Barrie Published Wednesday, May 16, 2018 3:46PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, May 16, 2018 3:47PM EDT A house fire in Port McNicoll not only destroyed a home, but shocked neighbours who heard a loud explosion. The fire broke out late Tuesday afternoon at a house on the corner of Seventh Avenue and Assiniboia Street. Two people and two dogs were able to escape the home without injury. When fire crews arrived on scene, flames could be seen coming out of the back, front and roof of the home. TheRead More

Painting newly attributed to Rembrandt on display in Amsterdam


AMSTERDAM — A painting newly attributed to Dutch Golden Age master Rembrandt van Rijn went on display Wednesday in an Amsterdam museum. The Hermitage Amsterdam museum called it the first unknown Rembrandt to surface in 44 years. The unsigned, undated 17th-century portrait of a young man resplendent in a black cape and white lace ruff, at the time attributed to an unknown member of Rembrandt’s circle, caught the eye of Amsterdam art dealer Jan Six when an auction catalogue plopped onto his gallery’s doormat in 2016. “It’s that sort ofRead More

Woman hit by truck in South End dies in hospital

Pedestrian struck by vehicle

Ottawa Police say the 63-year-old woman hit by a truck yesterday afternoon in the South End has died. The collision happened at the intersection of Cedar Creek Drive and Findlay Creek Drive at 1:20 p.m. The woman suffered serious injuries to her legs, pelvis and chest and was transferred to hospital, where she later succumbed to her injuries. Police sent out a reminder to the public today to make safety the priority, after they responded to five collisions with injuries yesterday afternoon alone. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and storiesRead More

Democrats keen to unseat Trump in 2020 meet to discuss strategy


WASHINGTON — Grappling with the realities of U.S. President Donald Trump’s reign, Democrats are trying to offer a counterweight to the president’s message — without making it all about Trump. An annual conference organized by a prominent Democratic think-tank Tuesday included an early glimpse at some of the Democrats plotting a challenge to Trump in 2020. But it also laid bare some of the challenges Democrats face in opposing a president whose presence has been all-consuming and in developing an alternative agenda to reach voters who turned to Trump inRead More

Marchessault, Fleury lead Vegas in 3-1 win over Jets to tie series

Jonathan Marchessault scores against Jets

WINNIPEG – Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and Marc-Andre Fleury made 30 saves as the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Monday night to even the Western Conference final 1-1. Tomas Tatar also scored for the expansion Knights, while Reilly Smith added two assists. Kyle Connor replied for the Jets, who got 25 saves from Connor Hellebuyck. The series now shifts to Sin City for Game 3 on Wednesday and Game 4 on Friday. Game 5 will be back in Winnipeg on Sunday afternoon. Fleury, who has fourRead More

Sinkhole closes busy Barrie street

Innisfil Street closed

A sinkhole has forced the closure of a busy road in Barrie. Innisfil Street is closed between Tiffin Street and Brock Street, while crews conduct emergency repairs. A city spokesperson says the sinkhole was caused by flooding from previous storms. It caused the road near the sewer to erode. The city says the road will re-open by Tuesday afternoon. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

WASOON Conference & Workshop

WASOON Conference & Workshop

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Lydia Chubak: The Weavers and Spinners of Ontario North (WASOON) come together in Timmins. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines