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The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals are coming to the aid of some of gaming’s most popular creatures – Humber News’ Elton Hobson has the story. By Elton Hobson and Claire McCormack...

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Fire Prevention Week at Humber College

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Keaton Robbins and Matt Creed Fire prevention week started last Sunday and goes until this Saturday, October 13th. Fire Prevention Canada puts on the week to raise awareness and to educate Canadians on fire...

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Facebook reaches 1 billion users

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Kristin Andrews “Helping a billion people connect is amazing, humbling and by far the thing I am most proud of in my life.” – Mark Zuckerberg If you’re a member of the Facebook community,...

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By Katherine Ward Canadian athletes and government officials gathered north of Toronto Tuesday, to officially break ground on the new Markham Pan Am and Parapan Am Centre. The facility will be equipped to host high-level...

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Indie Week Canada rocks Toronto

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Julie Fish Indie Week Canada music festival kicks off in Toronto on Wednesday. The festival starts Oct. 10 and ends on Oct. 14. This year it includes over 175 artists playing in 19 different venues...

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Darth Vader web domain rescued by Toronto firm

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Alex Lambert A domain name from the dark side of movies has found its rightful owner after the Toronto internet services company Tucows rescued DarthVader.com. The domain name, now belonging to Lucasfilm, was saved...

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By Meagan Malloch Humber is preparing to host a program teaching women defense skills as the city deals with an increase of sexual assault reports. With the help of the International Association of Campus Law...

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by Erin Eaton Humber comedy student Ryan Dillon is experiencing his own shades of success after his blog, chronicling chapter-by-chapter reactions to the erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey, went viral. After three weeks of posting, his blog...

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Skydiver calls off jump from edge of space

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Patricia Brotzel Austria’s “Fearless” Felix Baumgartner was poised Tuesday to take a record-breaking jump into space – but the event was called off. The jump was scheduled to take place Tuesday morning over New...

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Social media use rises in emergencies: study

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Alex Fuller A new study commissioned by the Canadian Red Cross indicates many Canadians are expecting a stronger presence in social media from emergency response teams. The results of the Ipsos Reid study released...

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