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Tasha Kheiriddin Show: Wednesday, April 26

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Tasha Kheiriddin Show: Wednesday, April 26

Happy Wednesday!In case you missed it: Here’s your one-stop look at all the highlights of the Tasha Kheiriddin Show on April 26.Ontario to spend millions in budget on childcare, while internal documents show a daycare surplus in the city Story continues below Should the city of Toronto be spending more money on more daycare spaces when…

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Disappointed? Angry? Relieved? Your reaction to Kevin O’Leary quitting CPC leadership?

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Disappointed? Angry? Relieved? Your reaction to Kevin O’Leary quitting CPC leadership?

About 10 days ago I spoke with Kevin O’Leary on air.  It was our fifth or sixth interview I think.  As soon as we began I sensed something different about the would-be next PM of Canada.  The exact phrasing of the question I’ve forgotten, but the answer has stuck with me.  Kevin O’Leary, not known…

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The Morning Show – Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

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The Morning Show – Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Hey! Didn’t catch the show today? Here are your highlights from The Morning Show on AM640. Transit workers demand meeting with TTC over subway pollution.Kevin Morton, Secretary-Treasurer of ATU Local 113, joined The Morning Show to discuss.  Study: TTC subway system 10 times more polluted than outside.John Tory, Mayor of Toronto, responds to the study.  Court date for a man…

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COMMENTARY: Basic Income Plan Is Flawed But It’s A Start

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COMMENTARY: Basic Income Plan Is Flawed But It’s A Start

Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Hamilton yesterday to announce her government’s basic income plan.Cynics say that it’s nothing more than another attempt to regain the hearts and minds of Ontario voters with an election imminent.READ MORE: What you need to know about Ontario’s basic income plan Story continues below Socially conscious observers will hail it…

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Cutrara cheat sheet – April 24th 2017

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Cutrara cheat sheet – April 24th 2017

Waterloo is recycling poo!Learn about poo power: Trending Topix: Take 1 WATCH the fight Kelly and Chris talked about in Trending Topix:Dart Guy is takeing his 15 minutes to 20! Chreston’s CutsChris finds the best and worst the internet has to offer:Trending Topix: Take 2 Listen to Kelly every weekday from 2-4pm © 2017 Global News, a…

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The Stafford Show – Monday, April 24th, 2017

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The Stafford Show – Monday, April 24th, 2017

Didn’t catch today’s Stafford Show on AM640? We’ve put aside some highlights, just for you. Ontario NDP promises pharmacare plan if elected in 2018.Stafford asks callers if they’re in favour of the NDP’s pharmacare plan – and if it could actually work.  American Airlines Employee Allegedly Hit Woman With Stroller, Challenged Passenger To ‘Hit Me’.Stafford asks listeners if…

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The Morning Show – Monday, April 24th, 2017

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The Morning Show – Monday, April 24th, 2017

Here’s what you missed and want to hear again. Here are highlights from The Morning Show on AM640. School bus cameras could soon ding drivers who fail to stop.Bill-94, put forth by Rick Nicholls, PC MPP for Catham-Kent Essex, has passed its second reading, now before the standing committee on social policy. Nicholls joined The Morning Show to…

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Commentary: Trump’s dairy rant is uninformed. So what else is new ?

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Commentary: Trump’s dairy rant is uninformed. So what else is new ?

Last week, Donald Trump chastised the Canadian government about policies that he alleged were unfair to Wisconsin dairy farmers.In fact, Trump called the Canadian policy “disgraceful,” suggesting that Canadian government subsidies to dairy farmers are unfair.While Trump and his followers hate to let the facts get in the way of one of his blustering rants,…

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John Oakley Show – Friday April 21, 2017

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John Oakley Show – Friday April 21, 2017

 York Region Police arrest 104 men, find 85 child prostitutes in multi-year investigationPolice have arrested 104 men for attempting to have sex with children forced into prostitution, following a four-year undercover human trafficking investigation in which 85 underage victims were found and 49 pimps charged in York Region since 2012. We ask AM640 legal analyst to…

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New Canadian citizen meets couple enjoying defrauding refugee asylum system

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New Canadian citizen meets couple enjoying defrauding refugee asylum system

His name is Camilo.  A Mexican-Canadian who followed all the rules to enter Canada and obtain citizenship. Camilo shares his conversation with a young Mexican couple who cheerily spoke of how they were defrauding Canada’s refugee asylum program.   And a website you likely didn’t know existed.  Also aimed at entering Canada illegally.  Camilo will…

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