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Magnitude 6.7 aftershock hits Nepal day after deadly quake

A powerful, magnitude 6.7 aftershock has shaken the Kathmandu area of Nepal a day after the massive earthquake devastated the region, sending people yelling and running for open ground. Read more...

"The Frappening" hit Starbucks yesterday

The outage affected registers, prompting some stores to give away free drinks. Read more...

Toronto man facing child exploitation charges

Hughes is charged with luring a person under 16 years of age and invitation to sexual touching. Read more...

'Possibly hundreds' dead after earthquake in Nepal

The violent shaking collapsed houses in the capital of Kathmandu and levelled centuries-old temples. Read more...

Month-long investigation ends in drug bust

Niagara Police obtained a search warrant for a Niagara Street residence and found over three thousand dollars worth of heroin, almost 5 thousand dollars worth of crack cocaine and over 600 dollars in cash. Read more...

Ontario's elementary school teachers looking to talk

The union representing Ontario's elementary school teachers says it's still open to meaningful bargaining with the province, despite the threat of a strike as soon as May 10th. Read more...

Townhall Meeting today to discuss home care

The meeting will be held from 1-3pm at the Holiday Inn on Ontario Street. Read more...

Harley-Davidson recalls nearly 46,000 motorcycles to fix problem with clutches

Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because they could stay in gear due to clutches that won't fully disengage. Read more...

Statue of Liberty evacuated, US police respond to report of suspicious package

The Statue of Liberty is being evacuated, and New York City police say they're responding to a report of a suspicious package. Read more...

Welland museum website launches new look

The Welland Museum's website has a new look. Read more...