Five Things You Need To Know: September 27

Today's Top Stories

Police Seek ‘Swatting’ Suspect

Click here to find out how a Barrie family and police were ‘victimized’

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Ill and injured soldiers being released too soon – Ombudsman

Click here for more on the ombudsman’s report on the military

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photo: www.forces.gc.ca

Barrie bans exotic show animals

No more lions, tigers or elephants at the circus. Click here for details

Laura Bittner via Flickr

photo: Laura Bittner via Flickr

Highway signs have to go

Click here for more on Barrie City Council’s quest to get rid of illegal highway billboards

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Not content with wheels on the ground, Uber wants to put vertical takeoff planes in the air: tech could be ready to take flight within the next decade

Click here for more

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photo: DARPA via CNET