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Teen admits to crimes

A resident of Michael Crescent in Barrie's north end attended the police station Monday morning advising that his vehicle had been entered overnight.

A two-vehicle collision near the intersection of Innisfil Street and Essa Road sent two people to hospital with non-life threatening injuries Monday afternoon. Police say the collision involved a vehicle that suffered brake failure and charges were laid against one of the drivers. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

Two sent to hospital

A two-vehicle collision near the intersection of Innisfil Street and Essa Road sent two people to hospital with non-life threatening injuries Monday afternoon.

Nate Platt winds up as he has some fun at the annual Labour Day picnic at Sunnidale Park in Barrie, Monday. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

A day for labour

Like everything else at the Labour Day picnic at Sunnidale Park, a colourful hand-made paper chain turned soggy in the rain Monday afternoon.

Election website highlights trustees

The Ontario Public School Boards’ Association and the Ontario Catholic School Trustees’ Association, along with L'Association des conseils scolaires des écoles publiques de l'Ontario and L'Association franco-ontarienne des conseils scolaires catholiques, created a new website that profiles school board trustee candidates...

Engravings believed to have been made by Neanderthals more than 39,000 years ago is pictured in Gorham's Cave, Gibraltar, in this handout photo courtesy of Stewart Finlayson of the Gibraltar Museum. Belying their reputation as the dumb cousins of early modern humans, Neanderthals created cave art, an activity regarded as a major cognitive step in the evolution of humankind, scientists reported on September 1, 2014 in a paper describing the first discovery of artwork by this extinct species. (REUTERS/Stewart Finlayson/Gibraltar Museum/Handout via Reuters)

Neanderthal hashtag engraving found

NEW YORK - Belying their reputation as the dumb cousins of early modern humans, Neanderthals created cave art, an activity regarded as a major cognitive step in the evolution of humankind, scientists reported on Monday in a paper describing the first discovery of artwork by this extinct species.

Supporters of Tahir ul-Qadri, Sufi cleric and leader of political party Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), chant while walking with soldiers from the Pakistan Rangers during the Revolution March towards prime minister's house in Islamabad September 1, 2014. Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad on Monday in their bid to force his removal and forced national television off the air after clashes turned violent over the weekend. (REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood)

Pakistani soldiers secure state TV

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces secured the headquarters of the state television channel PTV in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of anti-government protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air.

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko holds a news conference at the European Council headquarters during an EU summit in Brussels August 30, 2014.(REUTERS/Laurent Dubrule)

Ukraine accuses Russia of 'aggression'

KIEV - Ukraine's military said on Monday it had pulled its forces back from defending a vital airport in the east against Russian tanks, as President Petro Poroshenko accused Moscow of "direct and open aggression".

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