Snow day in the city

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It's the first time this winter, and possibly in a few years, that Toronto has been hit by a lot of snow. It is being called a blizzard and is the breaking news of the day, but when I look outside, it simply looks like a Canadian winter to me. Blizzard would imply ...

Earthquake shakes Toronto

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A 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit Quebec today, with tremors felt throughout southern Ontario and the northeastern United States and was likely caused by a geological phenomenon called “isostatic rebound,” said University of Toronto geologist Russell Pysklywec. The first tremor hit at 1:41 p.m. ET south of Echo Lake, Que., 61 kilometres north of Ottawa near the Ontario-Quebec ...