Lizanne Blair

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Liberia closes border crossings, issues quarantines to halt Ebola’s spread

Liberia's President has closed all but three land border crossings, restricted public gatherings and quarantined communities heavily affected by the Ebola outbreak in the West African nation.<p>President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf described the measures late Sunday after the first meeting of a new …

The largest DJ competition on earth has just crowned its 2014 Canadian World Finals contender. From inside Vancouver's Commodore Ballroom on Saturday night, Calgary native C-SIK took home his first Red Bull Thre3Style National Championship win, beating out competitors from across the country including defending champion Adam Doubleyou of Montreal. http://www.cbc.ca/1.2719611 (Deejaycsik/Facebook)

Savour summer before it’s over: Six ways to seize the days

Alexei Vella for The Globe and Mail<p>I’ve been busy. That’s my excuse. Chasing that brass ring around and around like a greyhound chases a mechanical rabbit (and probably with about as much chance of catching up). But I awoke the other day with a start and realized: our short Canadian summer is more …

Police in London, Ont., will examine whether the car that reversed Friday into a Costco store, killing a six-year-old girl and injuring others, was mechanically sound. Addison Hall died, and her pregnant mother and young sister were injured when the car crashed through the store's entryway. http://www.cbc.ca/1.2719915 (Mike Sloan/Twitter)

BBQ Basics: Meaty and juicy – three top BBQ steaks and how to grill them

Meaty and juicy – three top BBQ steaks and how to grill them<p>The Globe and Mail | <br>Show Description<p>Chef Matt DeMille shows you his favourite steaks to barbecue and how to cook them to perfection<p>More from this section<p>Editor's Picks<p>Add to Watchlist<p>We've run into a glitch. Please try again later.

Quebec athlete Camille Leblanc-Bazinet is the world’s new fittest woman after winning the women’s individual competition at the CrossFit Games. Leblanc-Bazinet came in first, defeating two-time champion Annie Thorisdottir, to claim a $275,000 prize at the Games this past weekend in Carson, Calif. http://www.cbc.ca/1.2719902 (Camille Leblanc-Bazinet/Facebook)