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Salman Rushdie attacked on stage
Friday, Aug. 12: Author Salman Rushdie is on a ventilator in hospital after being stabbed on a lecture stage; Anne Heche is legally dead but on life support after a car crash; and, the story of a tortoise who just became a centenarian.
Massive power outage in Toronto
Thursday, Aug. 11: A major power outage caused chaos in Toronto, documents reveal what the federal cabinet discussed before the government invoked the Emergencies Act, and a Canadian magician gets a leading role.
Drugs, guns seized in cross-border takedown
Wednesday, Aug. 10: Police seized drugs, guns and cash from an alleged cross-border criminal operation; a Canadian veteran has been charged with murder in Belize; and, a community steps up to help teen baseball player who suffered a stroke.
Why was Trump’s Florida estate raided?
Tuesday, Aug. 9: Questions are swirling about the FBI’s raid of Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago residence; an exclusive interview with the man behind a dangerous ‘train surfing’ stunt; and, why Serena Williams has decided to retire from tennis.
Olivia Newton-John dies at 73
Monday, Aug. 8: The world remembers ‘Grease’ actor and singer Olivia Newton-John; the RCMP is defending its use of spyware in investigations; and health-care workers are demanding action amid staff shortages and long wait times.
Canada to to ban handgun imports
Saturday, August 6: Canada announces a ban on handgun imports; Pearson Airport says delays are improving; and the battle to contain monkeypox.