News North Korea nuclear site trip for foreign journalists underway 2018-05-23T08:39:53.000000000-04:00 International journalists left on a marathon journey to a North Korean nuclear test site on Wednesday, after Pyongyang belatedly cleared a number of South Korean media to witness what it says will be the dismantling of its only nuclear test facility. 2 Ebola patients who escaped quarantine in Congo are found dead 2018-05-23T07:25:23.000000000-04:00 Two of three Ebola patients who escaped quarantine in the Congo River port city of Mbandaka have died, the head of medical charity Doctors Without Borders's (Médecins Sans Frontières) mission in the city said Wednesday. Stranger told teen 'I want your life' before slashing his throat, say police 2018-05-23T06:02:33.000000000-04:00 Toronto police are warning the public to be careful after two 15-year-old boys were stabbed by a stranger while walking on a quiet suburban street in Scarborough. Trans Mountain pipeline looms large as western premiers meeting gets underway 2018-05-23T06:00:00.000000000-04:00 As western premiers meet in Yellowknife this morning to discuss pharmacare, infrastructure, justice and community safety, the dispute over Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline looms large. Man's car insurance shoots up $600 per year after he moves to new neighbourhood 2018-05-23T06:00:00.000000000-04:00 A few days after moving, Steven Baker phoned his insurance company to inform them that his address in Toronto had changed. Then he was told his car insurance would shoot up by about $600 a year — just because of his new neighbourhood. Top 10 new species of 2018 include volcanic bacterium and a hitchhiking beetle 2018-05-23T05:45:00.000000000-04:00 From a tree to an orangutan to bacterium, the annual top 10 new species list has the newest stars of Earth's biodiversity. Ontario election promises a tax-and-borrow-and-spend jamboree: Neil Macdonald 2018-05-23T05:15:00.000000000-04:00 The battered, unpopular premier, Kathleen Wynne, and the apparently ascendant NDP leader, Andrea Horwath, are competing over how much they'll spend. And Doug Ford is no more credible than the other two. NDP faces tougher scrutiny as Andrea Horwath rises in polls 2018-05-23T05:00:00.000000000-04:00 It's been 28 years since the Ontario NDP had a real shot at winning an election. That's so long ago that the SkyDome was still brand new, and only a select few carried cellphones, which were the size of bricks. Alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur to make Toronto court appearance 2018-05-23T05:00:00.000000000-04:00 Bruce McArthur, the alleged serial killer charged with eight counts of first-degree murder, is set to make a court appearance by video link on Wednesday morning. Chimpanzee beds are cleaner than ours, study finds 2018-05-23T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Chimpanzees appear to keep tidier sleeping arrangements than humans do. That’s one finding of a recent study that evaluated the microbes and arthropods found in the treetop beds that chimpanzees make each night.