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Toronto Star - Top Stories

Free Digital Access -- Toronto sees hike of more than 500 per cent in cases in last two weeks; Ontario has 3,210 cases, 92 deaths, according to Star's count -- Two more dead at Pinecrest Nursing Home bringing total to 16; There are 2,965 confirmed or probable COVID-19 cases in Ontario, including 85 deaths.

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City Hall - New bylaw orders Torontonians to keep at least two metres apart in parks, public squares - The bylaw, signed by Mayor John Tory during a state of emergency, will allow for fines up to $5,000 for anyone found to be breaking the rules.

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Federal Politics -- Justin Trudeau says Canada won't release pandemic projections just yet as Doug Ford promises full disclosure by Friday

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GTA -- Ontarians have been asked not to head to vacation properties. Dozens of trailer parks are opening early anyway

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GTA -- Homicide unit investigating after body found in Burlington last week

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GTA -- A granddaughter's solo concert outside her grandmother's home made both of them cry

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COVID-19 job-loss fund will let many down, analysis finds

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Canada is in for a massive economic shock — but top economists say the recovery will be surprisingly fast

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Bruce Arthur: The system is bending. The race to protect our health-care workers must be won now

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The Star is providing free access to select coronavirus stories. Find all our stories here

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GTA -- 'We would love you to be here, but not today': Cottage country grapples with increase in visitors during COVID-19 crisis

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Star Exclusive -- Delivery drivers launch $150-million class action suit against Pizza Nova

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Podcasts | This Matters -- ER doctor speaks from the frontline of COVID-19 and about what we can do to help

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Rosie DiManno -- 'It can happen to anybody': A daughter's tale of losing her mother to COVID-19

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Star Editorial Board -- Governments must trust Canadians with the facts on COVID-19

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Julie Payette -- Julie Payette: The COVID-19 numbers can be scary but they also tell us something positive

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Lex Harvey -- If the 'real world' wasn't already scary for university graduates, you can bet it is now

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GTA -- Toronto charity helps health-care workers find temporary accommodation during COVID-19 crisis

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Free Digital Access -- Ontario has 2,965 cases of COVID-19, 85 deaths

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GTA -- Union tells TTC bus drivers to carry no more than 15 passengers amid pandemic

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GTA -- 'I really don't care about money now, I care about YOU.' Toronto landlord says skip the rent during COVID-19 pandemic

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#StarRotation -- Today's self-isolation playlist? Rapper Cadence Weapon's selections for a solo dance party at home

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GTA -- How can we know instantly who has COVID-19? It's a critical question that's getting closer to an answer -- A group of researchers stuck in Britain are working on a fast, cheap test for COVID-19. And they're just one of the many groups around the world in the race.

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Free Digital Access -- Let's venture out on a limb: Can we go for a walk?

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FREE DIGITAL ACCESS -- Ontario is not reporting more than 1,000 likely COVID-19 cases

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Free Digital Access -- Coronavirus Q&A: Toronto employment lawyer answered your questions about worker rights and insurance during COVID-19

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Why one Toronto business owner decided to close his 'essential' business

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Wage subsidy plan will prevent mass layoffs — but businesses say six weeks is too long to wait

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Canada -- Canadians on a repatriation flight from Peru where a passenger had a confirmed case of COVID-19 say they weren't screened

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Star Edmonton -- 'It was like Nazis had walked into your living room': Anti-Semitism group's Zoom meeting crashed with hateful messages

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Canada -- The best barista in Canada is a woman for the first time: 'I feel quite proud of myself'

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Federal Politics -- Worries grow that discrimination against Chinese Canadians is getting worse as pandemic continues

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Provincial Politics -- Ontario hospitals urge Doug Ford to clearly state when medical supplies will be replenished

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Provincial Politics -- Doug Ford will be ordering more businesses and services to close to curb COVID-19

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Asia -- Pakistan court overturns conviction in death of Daniel Pearl -- Instead, the court found Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh guilty of the lesser charge of kidnapping and sentenced him to seven years in prison.

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Asia -- Tourists stranded in India because of coronavirus lockdown

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World -- Pentagon confirms it's seeking 100,000 body bags in coronavirus crisis

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United States -- A record 10 million sought US jobless aid in past 2 weeks

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Relationships - Advice - I spoke Spanish to her boyfriend and she accused me of trying to steal him: Ask Ellie

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Canada's top barista shares her recipe for making good coffee while stuck at home

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From boho-chic beach towns to fine wine, Uruguay's Atlantic Coast has a lot to boast

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Raptors -- Extension talk for Raptors' Ujiri and Nurse is on hold, just like everything else

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Breakaway Blog -- Hockey players are breaking up the coronavirus isolation boredom

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Raptors -- With a pandemic threatening his homeland, Masai Ujiri's thoughts are far away from a Raptors title defence

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Second City's 'Improv House Party' creates live show via Zoom on Thursday night

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What happened after 'Tiger King'?

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Leonardo DiCaprio, others launch $12M coronavirus relief food fund

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HAIR -- A step-by-step guide to trimming your bangs

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ADVICE -- Ask The Kit: How can I do my own pedicure?

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City Hall -- 'Stay home and wear your scarf': How the accessory became a weapon in Toronto's fight against COVID-19

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Open houses attract few potential buyers before practise stopped for COVID-19

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$650,000 for 1,300 sq. ft. in Don Mills, $409,000 for 767 sq. ft in Brampton: How much these GTA condos sold for

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$1.061M for a bungalow in Etobicoke, $1.275M for a two-storey in Scarborough: How much these GTA houses sold for

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Cliff Lafreniere: Canadians caring for one another in the age of COVID-19

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Route 66 II: Standing on a corner, Coca-Cola, Marilyn and Elvis and nostalgia as an industry

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Autos - Dealerships aim to keep people moving

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