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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The ugly side of Snapchat and Instagram filters

BEYOND LOCAL: The ugly side of Snapchat and Instagram filters

Technology is making people more aware of what is possible, but at a personal and physical cost
<b>ONTARIO:</b> McMaster researchers come up with bacteria-fighting gel

ONTARIO: McMaster researchers come up with bacteria-fighting gel

It could be put to use to decontaminate water, researchers say
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to exercise safely in the summer heat

BEYOND LOCAL: How to exercise safely in the summer heat

Exercising in hot weather adds stress to the body and comes with risk of heat exhaustion
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Parents today are giving their children 'the biggest contribution of one generation to another ever'

BEYOND LOCAL: Parents today are giving their children 'the biggest contribution of one generation to another ever'

The contribution is helping chip in for rent
OPP warning the public as homicide suspects could be headed to Ontario

OPP warning the public as homicide suspects could be headed to Ontario

Police believe Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky were recently in Northern Manitoba and could be headed east
<b>CANADA:</b> Carbon offsets might make you feel less guilty about pollution, but do they actually help?

CANADA: Carbon offsets might make you feel less guilty about pollution, but do they actually help?

Experts say that offsetting doesn't have a place in an aggressive strategy to deal with climate change
<b>ONTARIO:</b> LCBO says distribution issues to  be resolved in two to three weeks

ONTARIO: LCBO says distribution issues to be resolved in two to three weeks

The president of the union, however, says the distribution delay isn't likely to be solved until September
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to keep the kids busy over the summer holidays

BEYOND LOCAL: How to keep the kids busy over the summer holidays

Summer break shouldn't be stressful for parents, but summer programs can be expensive
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford promises transparency in future provincial appointments

ONTARIO: Ford promises transparency in future provincial appointments

The opposition parties want Ford's review of appointments to be conducted externally, something he said he wouldn't do
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Alcohol-related ER visits on the rise, study says

ONTARIO: Alcohol-related ER visits on the rise, study says

During the study period, alcohol-related emergency room visits increased four times faster than the overall rate of emergency department visits