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<b>WORLD:</b> Vatican clarifies pope on issue of 'sexual slavery' of nuns

WORLD: Vatican clarifies pope on issue of 'sexual slavery' of nuns

Pope Francis has for the first time acknowledged the problem of priests and bishops sexually abusing nuns
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Youth handcuffed, slammed to floor in Thunder Bay Shoppers Drug Mart

ONTARIO: Youth handcuffed, slammed to floor in Thunder Bay Shoppers Drug Mart

The company is calling it 'absolutely unacceptable'
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Here are some toasty tips for holding onto warmth

BEYOND LOCAL: Here are some toasty tips for holding onto warmth

It's cold! A physiologist explains how to keep your body feeling warm with science
<b>Beyond Local:</b> Road salt makes winter driving safer, but what does it do to the environment?

Beyond Local: Road salt makes winter driving safer, but what does it do to the environment?

Rock salt is widely used to deice roads around the world
<b>BEYOND LOCAL</b>: Why the meme-ification of politics might be dangerous

BEYOND LOCAL: Why the meme-ification of politics might be dangerous

Among the issues is how difficult it is to fact-check a meme
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Does 'foodie culture' contribute to structural racism?

BEYOND LOCAL: Does 'foodie culture' contribute to structural racism?

Are we sustainable consumers, eating organic and non-GMO foods that are healthy for us and our environment? Or are we social media users concerned with trendy foods, ingredients and cuisines?
<b>Beyond Local:</b> Everybody pays to clean up the mining industry's mess, says prof

Beyond Local: Everybody pays to clean up the mining industry's mess, says prof

A recent ruling says bankrupt oil companies need to pay for cleanup, but that's not yet the case for the mining industry
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Canada should drop tariffs in hope U.S. does same, says development minister

ONTARIO: Canada should drop tariffs in hope U.S. does same, says development minister

There's no indication that would work, but 'clearly something has to be done' says Todd Smith
Three Georgian women advance to badminton provincials

Three Georgian women advance to badminton provincials

Georgian Grizzlies men’s and women’s badminton teams compete at OCAA East Regional Championships in Toronto
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Winter months could be a great time to create new family traditions

BEYOND LOCAL: Winter months could be a great time to create new family traditions

Studies say family rituals contribute to the rhythm and predictability of family life and they support child development