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at 16:45 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Feds award $114M grant to University of Toronto for regenerative medicine program

TORONTO - The University of Toronto has been awarded a $114-million federal grant for a new regenerative medicine program aimed at developing innovative cell-based treatments for such major diseases as cancer, diabetes and blindness.

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at 15:32 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Pan Am cleanup involves hauling 3,000 tonnes of sand to North Bay, Ont.

TORONTO - Cleaning up after the Pan Am Games means dismantling bleachers, tearing down stages — and finding a new home for about 3,000 metric tonnes of sand.

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at 13:56 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Ombudsman says he gets too many complaints about Family Responsibility Office

TORONTO - The Ontario agency responsible for enforcing court-ordered child and spousal support payments has been singled out again by the ombudsman because of a growing number of complaints.

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at 13:32 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Windsor cop facing 12 Police Act charges resigns from post

WINDSOR, Ont. - A Windsor, Ont., police officer facing 12 charges under the Police Services Act has resigned from the force.

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at 13:19 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Woman charged for allegedly trafficking woman with intellectual disability

LONDON, Ont. - A 40-year-old Brampton woman is facing multiple charges after police say she allegedly trafficked a woman who had an intellectual disability for sex-related services.

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at 13:04 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Ten people arrested, 140 charges laid in series of Toronto robberies: police

TORONTO - Toronto police have made a string of arrests and laid a total of 140 charges in a series of armed robberies that took place across the city earlier this year.

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at 02:14 on July 28, 2015, EDT.

Woman,79, bilked in alleged lottery scam; man arrested and charged

INNISFIL, - Police in Innisfil, Ont., say a Mississauga man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged lottery scam.

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at 17:40 on July 27, 2015, EDT.

York Regional police respond to five calls for pets locked in parked cars

AURORA, Ont. - Police say they've received five reports Monday of animals left in cars north of Toronto during a heat alert.

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at 17:08 on July 27, 2015, EDT.

Horse dead, teen in hospital after collision with truck near Owen Sound, Ont.

GREY HIGHLANDS, Ont. - A horse is dead and a 17-year-old is in hospital after a collision northwest of Toronto on Monday morning.

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at 11:01 on July 27, 2015, EDT.

OPP lay 763 charges under 'move over' law, urge drivers to follow rule

TORONTO - Ontario Provincial Police say they've laid 763 charges under the province's so-called "move over" law so far this year and are urging drivers to be mindful of the rule.

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at 15:30 on July 26, 2015, EDT.

Police watchdog probes death in South Huron

TORONTO - Ontario's police watchdog is reviewing how the OPP handled the death of a man in the community of Grand Bend this weekend.

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at 09:19 on July 26, 2015, EDT.

Woman dead after car enters ditch in Clarington on Saturday night

CLARINGTON, Ont. - A 20-year-old woman is dead after a car went into a ditch in Clarington.

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