5 Things You Need to Know Today: June 6, 2016

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Chocolate Milk Recall Expanded

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A recall of Neilson’s chocolate milk has been expanded to include 2-litre and 1 litre cartons, and the 750 ml, 473 ml, and 237 ml sizes (four-litre bags had already been recalled).  Another possible listeria contamination Read more here.

 

House In Glen Huron Destroyed By Fire

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A grass fire demolished a house near the railroad tracks in Glen Huron Sunday night. Despite causing $250,000 worth of damage, no one was hurt.

 

Ban On Assisted Dying Lifted; But Guidelines Still Not In Place

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While the ban on medically assisted death ended at midnight, Ottawa is yet to put laws in place. Doctors who specialize in end-of-life care have no clear guidelines on who should be granted such a request.

 

Charges Could be Laid Today Related To Gorilla Shot And Killed At Cincinnati Zoo

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Will charges be laid against the parents of the 4-year-old who fell into the Gorilla enclosure? We’ll find out today. Check here for the latest updates.

 

Teens May be ‘Hard-Wired’ To Their Smart-PhonesLike

Leave it to science to explain why teens are so addicted to social media. It turns out the rewards center in their brain kicks into overdrive when they see lots of “likes” on a photo. Read more here.

 

photo courtesy: Thomas Angermann via Flickr