News You Can Use for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
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Web Staff, CP24.com
Published Tuesday, October 14, 2014 7:49AM EDT
Last Updated Tuesday, October 14, 2014 11:18AM EDT
Here is your News You Can Use for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014:
Above seasonal-temperatures are in the forecast for today with a high of 22 C, but 18 C near the lake. It may be warmer than expected, but it may also be wet with 60 per cent chance of showers this afternoon and tonight.
Advanced polls open today for Toronto's municipal election.
The death of a woman in a Mississauga hotel room fire Saturday evening is being deemed a homicide. Police have identified Evelyn Castillo, 43, from Thornhill as the victim.
A report is expected this week from an inquiry into the collapse of an Elliot Lake mall in June 2012 that left two dead and several injured.
Clinical trials for a Canadian-made Ebola vaccine have started this week. If the testing in healthy humans proves successful, the drug could be shipped to West Africa within months, say federal officials.
The Canadian Cancer Society is calling for plain packaging for tobacco products to curb marketing efforts.
The Reel Indie Film Festival kicks off tonight with the Canadian premiere of Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty at 608 College St. at 7 p.m. The festival runs till Sunday, Oct. 19.
The Toronto Maple Leafs will face Colorado Avalanche at the Air Canada Centre at 7:30 p.m.