5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 17, 2016

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Tragic Death of 18-Year-Old 


OPP Say an 18-year-old died in crash at 400 and Essa Road on Monday night. Southbound lanes were closed for several hours for the investigation. Read more here.


Parking in Wasaga Made Easier


A day at the beach may finally come without a day-long search for a parking spot at Wasaga Beach. Find out which app you should be using here.


Silent But Deadly

040421-N-8090G-001 Atlantic Ocean (Apr. 21, 2004) - Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Flowers administers chest compressions to a simulated cardiac arrest victim during drills aboard the conventional powered aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67). Kennedy is completing final Carrier Qualifications (CQ) prior to her upcoming scheduled deployment. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Airman Apprentice Nicholas Garrett. (RELEASED)

Silent heart attacks account for nearly half of all heart attacks…and may be more dangerous. Read more here.


Milestone for International Space Station


The International Space Station has now lapped the earth 100-thousand times, travelling 4.3-billion kilometres or the equivalent of a one way trip to Neptune. The station has been orbiting for 17 and a half years.


Eastern Conference Final Begins 2179110337_d7cfbf2390_o

Toronto Raptors open the NBA Eastern Conference Final tonight in Cleveland. This marks the first time that the Raptors have made it this far in the NBA playoff series.