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Milo Yiannopoulos appearance at UC Berkeley sparks clash of extremes 25 September 2017, 2:44 am


The formers Breitbart editor and self-described "troll" tried to speak at Berkeley before and was thwarted by protesters.

Jared Kushner used private email account for some White House business, his lawyer admits 25 September 2017, 12:58 am


As his father-in-law berated Hillary Clinton for using her personal account for government business, the future White House senior adviser was doing the same thing. Kusher’s lawyer, however, said the emails did not contain classified information.

Sports is part of the fight against racism, and there’s no turning back: Arthur 25 September 2017, 12:00 am


Suddenly sports hadn’t been this political since Muhammad Ali. LeBron James called Trump “U Bum.” Jim Harbaugh, the football coach at Michigan, said, “Read the Constitution.”

Canada’s top NAFTA negotiator says U.S. hasn’t proposed changes to thorny issues 24 September 2017, 10:51 pm


NAFTA negotiator Steve Verheul predicts “good progress” for the next few rounds as key areas for Canada await U.S. specificity.

Top-of-the-line prosthetic devices have improved by leaps and bounds 24 September 2017, 10:48 pm


The Invictus Games are an inspiring display of athleticism and the human drive to overcome adversity. But the hardest thing that many of the competitors will do this week is walk to their competition venues.

This woman was just 6 years old when she was forced to undergo FGM. Now she’s telling her story 24 September 2017, 10:03 pm


Malaika, a Canadian woman, was a victim of “vacation cutting” when she was taken to Somalia years ago by her family. Reading the Star’s story on fellow survivor Yasmin Mumed gave her the courage to tell her own.

From refugee to university degree: How a Canadian program is giving refugee students a way out 24 September 2017, 9:47 pm


A Canadian program is giving survivors of war zones a chance at an education here.

Marijuana debate leaves First Nations weighing pros and cons 24 September 2017, 9:37 pm


“What the communities are obviously going to be looking at is how far we go with this. Do we accept it fully? Do we accept it in part? Or do we just say ‘Absolutely not’?” said Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief Isadore Day.

Heat-seekers head for shore as Toronto makes most of record high 24 September 2017, 9:20 pm


Locals flock to beach and at Harbourfront’s Word on the Street.

Joey Bats makes graceful exit from Jays’ home base: DiManno 24 September 2017, 6:31 pm


From teammates tricking him into taking the field solo, to an emotional exit in the ninth, what was surely Jose Bautista’s final home game as a Blue Jay was a bit short on drama. But that’s okay.

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