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Morning Roundup: Let's Ride Edition

In the news: Hoarding is a threat to safety, infant found dead in Northwest home, and more. [ more › ]

North Korea Orders Military Takeover of Border Factories

North Korea said it was responding to Seoul's shutdown of operations

Dozens Reported Dead in Mexico Prison Riot

Pope Francis had planned to visit another nearby prison next week during a tour of Mexico

Back At It

I awoke today with an attitude that I need to turn things around. Wow, I had a lot of laundry to do, but the earliest day […]

Which season of The Walking Dead was the deadliest so far?

Walking Dead comic creator Robert Kirkman has warned that “so many people die” when the show returns on Valentine's Day, so here's a look at how bloody each season has been so far.

3 favorite tales from Love Stories of Oakland Cemetery

On Valentine’s Day weekend, Oakland Cemetery shares 26 stories of love among the cemetery’s “residents,” from devoted spouses to a former volunteer and his beloved dog. Here's three of our favorites.

Find throwback sweets at Collier Candy Company

The tidy rows of tempting confections include old-fashioned favorites and contemporary sweets with a vintage feel.

Flushing Toronto’s Traffic Congestion With Gusto

4 hours agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

Movie mayor Bert Xanadu on ending traffic wars—the 1973 way. It’s been said that the word “traffic” is derived from an Ancient Greek prefix meaning “unlanceable boil.” As God is my witness, I will lance Toronto’s boil. Man may have stopped...Show More Summary

For College Park native Neal Ghant (now starring in “American Buffalo”), it’s all in the Mamet

It’s a language many performers fear and avoid, but Neal Ghant has become pretty fluent in Mamet speak.  Mamet speak is the dialogue-rich, testosterone heavy

Besieged Syrian City of Madaya Again on the Verge of Starvation

One month after humanitarian convoy reached Madaya no further aid is in sight

Over Ray Storm: Ultraman Nexus finally lands on Crunchyroll

Ever since Tsuburaya temporarily added Ultraman Nexus' first four episodes on YouTube, it felt that the show's debut on Crunchyroll was going to happen within that timeframe. While this never occurred, the series has finally landed on...Show More Summary

You Say You Want a Revolution ...

It's on. Well, a counter-revolution on the Republican side, with the billionaire bully boy Donald Trump reasserting his authoritarian appeal over the once Grand Old Party with a smashing 20-point triumph in a crowded New Hampshire primary. Show More Summary

Newsstand: February 11, 2016

5 hours agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In the news: top cardiologist faces disciplinary hearing, city councillors denounce UberX, the Raptors open a new decked-out-as-heck training facility, and 24/7 Jordan pop-up hits Toronto. A top cardiologist who was once described as...Show More Summary

Finding the right balance at Central Kitchen

One of the most challenging aspects of writing restaurant reviews is for a reviewer to know his or her own prejudices so those don’t sway what’s said about the food. For example, I love salt. As a small child I would shake salt onto my palm and lick it off. When I taste food for

The Night Mubarak Stepped Down

An Egyptian photographer reflects on the fateful night, five years ago, when the country's longtime leader was ousted

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