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    Tori Stafford's family angry after child killer sent to Saskatchewan healing lodge

    Tori Stafford's family angry after child killer sent to Saskatchewan healing lodge


    The family of Tori Stafford is angry after they received official notice that child killer Terri-Lynne McClintic has been transferred from a maximum security prison in Ontario to a minimum security aboriginal healing lodge in southern...

    The family of Tori Stafford is angry after they received official notice that child killer Terri-Lynne McClintic has been transferred from a maximum security prison in Ontario to a minimum security aboriginal healing lodge in southern Saskatchewan.

    Barrie pharmacist launches monthly sexual health sessions to bridge education gap

    Barrie pharmacist launches monthly sexual health sessions to bridge education gap


    A Barrie pharmacy has launched free monthly information sessions on sexual health and sexual safety, to help bridge the information gap created by the provincial government's decision to change Ontario's sex-ed...

    A Barrie pharmacy has launched free monthly information sessions on sexual health and sexual safety, to help bridge the information gap created by the provincial government's decision to change Ontario's sex-ed curriculum.

    Ford urged to sell Crown corporations like LCBO

    Ford urged to sell Crown corporations like LCBO


    A review of spending commissioned by Premier Doug Ford is encouraging him to sell Crown corporations, including the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, to bring short-term cash into provincial...

    A review of spending commissioned by Premier Doug Ford is encouraging him to sell Crown corporations, including the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, to bring short-term cash into provincial coffers.

    Ford government 'gutted' climate change programs that were working: report

    Ford government 'gutted' climate change programs that were working: report


    Ontario's Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe says in a report released Tuesday that the provincial government has "gutted" climate change programs that were beginning to reap benefits and has not replaced them with a "meaningful" law that is needed...

    Ontario's Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe says in a report released Tuesday that the provincial government has "gutted" climate change programs that were beginning to reap benefits and has not replaced them with a "meaningful" law that is needed immediately.

    Care home operator tells Wettlaufer inquiry about dangers of funding strains

    Care home operator tells Wettlaufer inquiry about dangers of funding strains


    The public inquiry into patient safety at Ontario's long-term care homes has resumed and is hearing closing submissions from the Health Ministry and a company that operates a home where disgraced nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer once...

    The public inquiry into patient safety at Ontario's long-term care homes has resumed and is hearing closing submissions from the Health Ministry and a company that operates a home where disgraced nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer once worked.

    12 youth who died in Ontario child welfare lacked mental health support, coroner's report finds

    12 youth who died in Ontario child welfare lacked mental health support, coroner's report finds


    Most of the 12 young people who died while in the care of Ontario's child welfare system had significant mental health challenges but limited or no access to appropriate help, according to a coroner's report released...

    Most of the 12 young people who died while in the care of Ontario's child welfare system had significant mental health challenges but limited or no access to appropriate help, according to a coroner's report released Tuesday.

    3 people injured in north Etobicoke apartment shooting

    3 people injured in north Etobicoke apartment shooting


    Three people are injured, some seriously, following a double shooting and a stabbing in a north Etobicoke apartment building on Tuesday...

    Three people are injured, some seriously, following a double shooting and a stabbing in a north Etobicoke apartment building on Tuesday morning.

    Man, 45, charged in Brampton crash that killed woman, 2 children

    Man, 45, charged in Brampton crash that killed woman, 2 children


    Police say a 45-year-old man is facing charges in connection with a collision west of Toronto that claimed the lives of one woman and two children last...

    Police say a 45-year-old man is facing charges in connection with a collision west of Toronto that claimed the lives of one woman and two children last month.

    How Doug Ford is casting Kathleen Wynne as a crook without saying 'lock her up'

    How Doug Ford is casting Kathleen Wynne as a crook without saying 'lock her up'


    Ontario Premier Doug Ford is not saying "lock her up" — the chant used by Donald Trump supporters in the 2016 U.S. election to discredit his opponent, Hillary Clinton — when referring to former Liberal premier Kathleen Wynne, but he's coming awfully...

    Ontario Premier Doug Ford is not saying "lock her up" — the chant used by Donald Trump supporters in the 2016 U.S. election to discredit his opponent, Hillary Clinton — when referring to former Liberal premier Kathleen Wynne, but he's coming awfully close.

    Outward Bound Canada ordered to pay former instructor vacation pay, didn't keep proper work records

    Outward Bound Canada ordered to pay former instructor vacation pay, didn't keep proper work records


    A former Outward Bound Canada instructor feels vindicated after a recent Ministry of Labour decision found the registered charity didn’t keep proper records of his work hours and owed the former instructor $500 in vacation...

    A former Outward Bound Canada instructor feels vindicated after a recent Ministry of Labour decision found the registered charity didn’t keep proper records of his work hours and owed the former instructor $500 in vacation pay.

    Ottawa, U.S. Congress asking questions about Ticketmaster, Live Nation resales

    Ottawa, U.S. Congress asking questions about Ticketmaster, Live Nation resales


    The federal minster of innovation, science, and economic development is looking into revelations from a joint CBC News/Toronto Star investigation that Ticketmaster — and its parent company, Live Nation — are working with large-scale scalpers to...

    The federal minster of innovation, science, and economic development is looking into revelations from a joint CBC News/Toronto Star investigation that Ticketmaster — and its parent company, Live Nation — are working with large-scale scalpers to resell millions of dollars worth of tickets.

    Police ID man, 27, killed in shooting outside North York community centre

    Police ID man, 27, killed in shooting outside North York community centre


    Toronto police have identified a man killed in a shooting outside a North York community centre Monday evening as 27-year-old Paul (Boulos)...

    Toronto police have identified a man killed in a shooting outside a North York community centre Monday evening as 27-year-old Paul (Boulos) Rizk.

    Canada has removed only 6 of 900 asylum seekers facing U.S. deportation

    Canada has removed only 6 of 900 asylum seekers facing U.S. deportation


    Newly released figures show Canadian officials have removed only a handful of the hundreds of irregular migrants who arrived in Canada while they were already facing deportation orders from the United...

    Newly released figures show Canadian officials have removed only a handful of the hundreds of irregular migrants who arrived in Canada while they were already facing deportation orders from the United States.

    Tottenham man, 49, identified as victim in Vaughan shooting

    Tottenham man, 49, identified as victim in Vaughan shooting


    York Regional Police identified the victim of a shooting in Vaughan as Behget Toma Eyup, 49, from Tottenham. Three teens were arrested in connection with the shooting and now officers say they're looking for a fourth...

    York Regional Police identified the victim of a shooting in Vaughan as Behget Toma Eyup, 49, from Tottenham. Three teens were arrested in connection with the shooting and now officers say they're looking for a fourth suspect.

    Police, bankers offer $10,000 reward for tips leading to arrest of 2 accused robbers

    Police, bankers offer $10,000 reward for tips leading to arrest of 2 accused robbers


    Toronto Police and the Canadian Bankers Association are offering up to $10,000 to help find and convict 21-year-old Jesse Jack Breese and 20-year-old Nathan Hunter. They are wanted in connection with a violent bank robbery in Toronto. Breese is also...

    Toronto Police and the Canadian Bankers Association are offering up to $10,000 to help find and convict 21-year-old Jesse Jack Breese and 20-year-old Nathan Hunter. They are wanted in connection with a violent bank robbery in Toronto. Breese is also wanted for a separate shooting in Barrie.

    New Raptor Kawhi Leonard remains a man of mystery

    New Raptor Kawhi Leonard remains a man of mystery


    Toronto Raptors newcomer Kawhi Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference on Monday, saying he's excited to play in a "basketball city" where fans embrace the team. But he's still not committing to Toronto beyond this...

    Toronto Raptors newcomer Kawhi Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference on Monday, saying he's excited to play in a "basketball city" where fans embrace the team. But he's still not committing to Toronto beyond this season.

    Ford plans to form special committee to probe province's fiscal situation

    Ford plans to form special committee to probe province's fiscal situation


    Premier Doug Ford says his government plans to strike a special committee to further investigate Ontario's fiscal situation in light of a newly reviewed multibillion-dollar...

    Premier Doug Ford says his government plans to strike a special committee to further investigate Ontario's fiscal situation in light of a newly reviewed multibillion-dollar deficit.

    Girl, 3, seriously injured after she was bitten by dog in Mississauga

    Girl, 3, seriously injured after she was bitten by dog in Mississauga


    A three-year-old girl bitten by a dog on the weekend in a Mississauga park suffered serious injuries but is now in stable condition in a Toronto hospital, Peel police...

    A three-year-old girl bitten by a dog on the weekend in a Mississauga park suffered serious injuries but is now in stable condition in a Toronto hospital, Peel police say.

    Jennifer Keesmaat, John Tory square off at Toronto debate on the arts

    Jennifer Keesmaat, John Tory square off at Toronto debate on the arts


    Jennifer Keesmaat is using a mayoral debate on the arts to launch sharp attacks on John Tory's transit plans and leadership amid a labour...

    Jennifer Keesmaat is using a mayoral debate on the arts to launch sharp attacks on John Tory's transit plans and leadership amid a labour lockout.

    Bill Blair discusses safety, gun violence in Toronto town hall

    Bill Blair discusses safety, gun violence in Toronto town hall


    Bill Blair says Toronto remains one of the safest cities despite the recent spate of gun violence but also stresses that action still needs to be...

    Bill Blair says Toronto remains one of the safest cities despite the recent spate of gun violence but also stresses that action still needs to be taken.

    Police identify Toronto teen as victim of Hamilton homicide

    Police identify Toronto teen as victim of Hamilton homicide


    Hamilton police have identified 19-year-old Natshon Defreitas of Toronto as the victim of an early morning homicide in the city's east...

    Hamilton police have identified 19-year-old Natshon Defreitas of Toronto as the victim of an early morning homicide in the city's east end.

    Why the balance of power on city council could rest on a handful of races

    Why the balance of power on city council could rest on a handful of races


    We now know how many seats are up for grabs on Toronto city council in municipal elections next month, now that Premier Doug Ford has succeeded in slashing the number of wards from 47 to 25. But after all the votes are counted, what will that council...

    We now know how many seats are up for grabs on Toronto city council in municipal elections next month, now that Premier Doug Ford has succeeded in slashing the number of wards from 47 to 25. But after all the votes are counted, what will that council look like?

    How the GTA's youngest council candidates overcome 'shocked' voters on the campaign trail

    How the GTA's youngest council candidates overcome 'shocked' voters on the campaign trail


    Some unusually young candidates are making a run for public office in the upcoming municipal elections, touting new ideas and fresh perspectives. But they first have to persuade voters to take them...

    Some unusually young candidates are making a run for public office in the upcoming municipal elections, touting new ideas and fresh perspectives. But they first have to persuade voters to take them seriously.