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Durham Regional Police Service (DRPS) has charged a man from Ajax with second-degree murder in connection with a fatal stabbing.

On October 15, DRPS responded to an altercation between two men in front of King's Castle Bar and Grill on Westney Road South in Ajax at around 2 a.m., according to a press release.

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Two men were pulled from a collapsed trench in Ajax early this morning and have been declared dead.

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The proposal to build an airport in Pickering has been the subject of endless debate among residents in Durham and across the GTA. Mayor Dave Ryan recently affirmed his support for the idea in an article where he outlined a number of supposed economic benefits of having an airport in the east end.

"There is a golden opportunity for the federal government to recoup its initial $150-million investment, generate billions of dollars in new revenues, develop innovation clusters and create thousands of new jobs," he said. "While it may have been premature in 1972, a reliever airport will soon be needed to accommodate our burgeoning population."

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All it takes is a single opinion to dramatically distort perceptions. One critique could make or ruin an entire business. One comment could uplift or damage a person’s self-confidence forever. One speech could win you the presidency or cost you the respect of a nation.

That’s the power of an opinion. Nowadays, we throw around so many thoughts and words that we often forget how potent they can be. Such laxity is particularly hazardous in a world of social media and instant transmission, where we have the ability to plant the seeds of an idea into the minds of thousands with just a single click.

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Oh, Toronto. If we're being honest, us suburbia kids have a love/hate relationship with you. We love the never ending amount of things to do in the city, but we absolutely despise the amount of time it takes to get there.

Many of us have considered packing up and moving closer to the city either for school or for work, but then again, have you seen the price of rent for a basic one-bedroom apartment in Toronto these days?! It's enough to make any wannabe Torontonian cry. How many of these struggles can you relate to if you live slightly outside of Toronto?

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