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How Rotterdam got a floating forest

What do you do if your city has run out of room for green space? Jeroen Everaert of Rotterdam,...

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Amid N.Y. crane tragedy, bright moment for Toronto bride

Nesh Pillay was for her city hall wedding on Friday when a crane collapsed outside the Lower...

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Trudeau promises Canadian cities more funding, greater voice in Ottawa

Justin Trudeau has dusted off the “new deal for cities” initiative — launched by former prime...

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‘We did not come to be a burden.’ Belgian artists mail letters from migrants to an uncertain public

Artists Dirk Schellekens and Bart Peleman sent handwritten letters describing hardship and pain to...

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As the Zika crisis grows, scientists are scrambling to understand how the virus spreads

The questions surrounding the Zika outbreak seem to grow every day, as emerging evidence suggesting...

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Richard Rogers

Sgt. Richard Rogers, a 24-year veteran of the Toronto Police Service, committed suicide at his Ajax home in July 2014 after having suffered from PTSD for 12 years

The selfie

Toronto Star reporter-photographer Jim Rankin takes a selfie with an iPhone 4 in Toronto's Tommy Thompson Park, also known as the Leslie St. Spit.

Royal Canadian Air Force

Crews with the Royal Canadian Air Force fly a weekly resupply flight from the air base at Trenton, Ont. to Canadian Forces Station Alert, on the northern coast of Ellesmere Island. It can be dangerous, unforgiving flying and memorials near the runway in Alert pay testament to the risks.

Sylvie Landry

Capt. Sylvie Landry crochets a blanket to pass the time during a flight on a CC-177 Globemaster III military transport to the Canadian Forces Station in Alert.

Military outpost Alert

Military outpost Alert, which is perched on the northern coast of Ellesmere Island, is the most northern permanent inhabited place on the planet.

Daniel Therrien

Privacy commissioner Daniel Therrien’s office refused to release the letter detailing the concerns with Government Operations Centre operations, telling the Star to go through the access to information process.

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Couple convicted in girl's death in Regina

Jury in Regina convicts pair in death of four-year-old girl and harm of sister

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3 die, 12 injured in fire at seniors' home

8 injured, 4 reported to be without vital signs, in Toronto fire

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One dead in Toronto apartment fire

One person has died in Toronto apartment fire Saturday

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Snowmobiler dead in Georgian Bay accident

Snowmobiler dead after machine goes through the ice on Georgian Bay

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Five things about the luge track where 2 died

Five things about the Calgary luge and bobsleigh track where two teens were killed

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One winning ticket for Lotto Max jackpot

Single winning ticket sold in Ontario for $60-million Lotto Max jackpot

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