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Donald Sutherland has died at the age of 88. Over his decades-long career, the celebrated Canadian actor performed in more than 100 films.<br><br> Here are some of his most memorable roles.

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Montreal sponge parks soak up the storm

After over 100 millimetres of rain pummelled Montreal Wednesday evening, some Montreal streets saw less flooding, and sponge parks played a big part in soaking up the precipitation.

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Tensions mount in Chinatown between residents and homeless population

Tensions between residents and the homeless population in Montreal's Chinatown are growing. While a community organization distributed food along de la Gauchetiere Street over the weekend, many residents criticized the operation, saying it's encouraging people to stay, when the city should be finding other solutions.

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HEALTH

A stool sample could help diagnose autism

This, at least, is the hope of research carried out at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the results of which were recently published in the medical journal Nature Biology. The study's authors examined stool samples from 1,627 children aged between 1 and 13, including some with autism. They painted a complete picture of these samples by analyzing the bacteria they contained, but also viruses, fungi and single-celled microorganisms called archaea.

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Montreal sponge parks soak up the storm

After over 100 millimetres of rain pummelled Montreal Wednesday evening, some Montreal streets saw less flooding, and sponge parks played a big part in soaking up the precipitation.

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