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Oct 20, 2016 8:19:43 PM - cbc.ca
Pedestrian struck, seriously injured in Leaside area
A woman in her 60s suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle in the Leaside area on Thursday night.
Oct 20, 2016 5:02:44 PM - cbc.ca
The devastating impact of serial child molester Shayne Lund's actions
A 25-year-old serial child molester will spend an indefinite amount of time in prison after he was declared a dangerous offender this week. To show why the judge made that decision, CBC Toronto is reporting some of the more disturbing facts from Shayne Lund's hearings.
Oct 20, 2016 5:00:49 AM - cbc.ca
Father died 'painful 13th century death' due to negligence by Toronto nursing home, lawsuit claims
A multi-million dollar class action lawsuit has been launched against Revera Nursing Homes after a woman says her father died from an infected bed sore.
Oct 20, 2016 5:00:00 AM - cbc.ca
'The international language of basketball' helps these 3 Syrian girls feel at home in Canada
Three girls whose families fled the bloodshed in Syria and settled in Toronto are finding their way in Canada with the help of high school basketball.
Oct 20, 2016 12:25:13 PM - cbc.ca
Police body cams not 'worthwhile' if officers can turn them off, lawyer says
On Thursday, Toronto police will ask the Police Services Board for half a million dollars to begin the process of buying body-worn cameras - but should officers be able to turn them off?
Oct 20, 2016 4:51:26 PM - cbc.ca
Yonge-Dundas Square turban attack ends with arrest
Toronto police have arrested a 31-year-old who they allege tore a turban off another man’s head at Yonge-Dundas Square.
Oct 20, 2016 3:27:37 PM - cbc.ca
York police investigating 'smash and grab' jewellery store robbery at Vaughan Mills mall
Police are looking for four or five male suspects who they say smashed jewellery cases with hammers and stole jewellery before taking off in vehicles parked outside.
Oct 20, 2016 6:25:10 AM - cbc.ca
Power restored at 3 East York high-rise apartment buildings
Three high-rise apartment complexes in East York have power again after a lengthy outage on Thursday.
Oct 20, 2016 4:39:18 PM - cbc.ca
City looks to Animal Services website for idea to boost number of financial donors
Staff at city hall will try to make it easier for citizens to donate money to the city by putting the clickable donation option that's on the Animal Services web page on all city websites.
Oct 20, 2016 4:16:53 PM - cbc.ca
'Scalper bots' that scoop up concert tickets to be outlawed in Ontario
Ontario plans to introduce legislation next spring to outlaw computer "scalper bots" that scoop up huge blocks of tickets to concerts and major sporting events, forcing many customers to the more expensive resale market.
Oct 20, 2016 12:55:59 PM - cbc.ca
Justin Trudeau on hand as Amazon announces Toronto-area expansion that will employ 700 people
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau helped Amazon announce the expansion of one of its Canadian warehouse facilities on Thursday, a move that will bring the facility to 700 workers.
Oct 20, 2016 10:13:52 AM - cbc.ca
Ontario literacy test cancelled after 'widespread technical issues' hit new online system
"Widespread technical issues" have cancelled the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) Thursday, the first time the test was being offered online in a "field readiness" test of the system.
Oct 20, 2016 12:40:56 PM - cbc.ca
Police say man flashed handgun, demanded cash at Scarborough convenience store
Police are looking for help from the public to identify a man caught on video who they say flashed a handgun and demanded money at a convenience store near Sheppard Avenue East and Birchmount Road.
Oct 20, 2016 11:03:09 AM - cbc.ca
Encarnacion, Bautista heart of Jays' off-season unknowns
For the second straight year, the Toronto Blue Jays made it to the ALCS and came up short. General manager Ross Atkins and team president Mark Shapiro have several issues to address to take Toronto back to the World Series for the first time since 1993.
Oct 19, 2016 11:16:48 PM - cbc.ca
'Hat trick' Laine leads comeback over Matthews' Leafs
Rookie Patrik Laine scored a hat trick, including the winner at 2:40 of overtime, as the Winnipeg Jets overcame a four-goal deficit on Wednesday to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4.
Oct 19, 2016 7:22:12 PM - cbc.ca
Not the outcome Blue Jays fans wanted, but Toronto grateful for the ride
Toronto Blue Jays fans were reeling after the team's 3-0 shutout loss to Cleveland, but grateful for the Jays' efforts and for bringing the city together yet again.
Oct 19, 2016 6:49:47 PM - cbc.ca
Blue Jays' season sputters to an end as Cleveland advances to World Series
The Cleveland Indians have won the American League Championship Series with a 3-0 Game 5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Oct 19, 2016 7:36:49 PM - cbc.ca
Street racing may have played role in Thanksgiving crash that left 4 dead, police say
Peel police say street racing may have contributed to a collision in Brampton, Ont., on Thanksgiving Day that left four people dead.
Oct 19, 2016 6:32:42 PM - cbc.ca
Teacher turns costume shopping trip into teachable moment about cultural stereotypes
A Toronto teacher is turning a disappointing Halloween shopping trip into a teachable moment for his students, after finding costumes that promote cultural stereotypes of Indigenous people.
Oct 19, 2016 4:48:44 PM - cbc.ca
Developer's penalty for cutting down 40 mature trees a 'slap on the wrist,' city councillor says
A Toronto developer is paying the price for cutting down 40 mature trees in an affluent North York neighbourhood without the city's permission, but the local councillor is calling the penalty "a slap on the wrist."
Oct 19, 2016 5:21:22 PM - cbc.ca
Check out Toronto's newest separated bike lane
Toronto cyclists are basking in the late departure of warm summer weather and the early arrival of a cool new bike lane. The Bayview Avenue lane — technically a multi-use trail on the side the road — is now open.
Oct 19, 2016 3:36:29 PM - cbc.ca
Ontario moving provincial election date, letting teens pre-register to vote
Ontario is moving to set its next provincial election date for June 7th, 2018. The election is currently set for the fall of 2018, but the Liberal government wants to avoid conflict with the next municipal elections, which are set for October of that year.
Oct 19, 2016 1:57:17 PM - cbc.ca
Health-care service will suffer without more federal cash, Ontario minister says
Queen's Park and Ottawa remain at odds over how much the upper level of government should contribute to the province's health budget — even as the federal health accord negotiations dominated this week's countrywide health ministers meeting in Toronto.
Oct 19, 2016 2:46:40 PM - cbc.ca
Watch the Toronto Blue Jays battle in Game 5 in David Pecaut Square
The Bird's Nest is closer to Toronto Blue Jays action today as the viewing area was moved to David Pecaut Square, mere steps away from the Rogers Centre.
Oct 19, 2016 2:15:29 PM - cbc.ca
Trial delayed for man accused in murder of Toronto-born law professor in Florida
The trial of a man accused in the murder of a prominent Canadian legal scholar in Florida has been postponed after his co-accused pleaded guilty and told investigators the killing was a murder-for-hire rooted in a bitter child custody dispute.
Oct 18, 2016 10:14:03 PM - cbc.ca
Cleveland rookie gets the call as Indians look to finish ALCS
Cleveland will send rookie lefty Ryan Merritt to the mound in their second attempt to finish off the hometown Blue Jays in Game 5 American League Championship Series on Wednesday at 4:08 p.m. ET.
Oct 19, 2016 12:00:55 PM - cbc.ca
Subway train evacuated due to fire investigation at Dupont station
Passengers were led off a smoking Toronto Transit Commission subway train between Dupont and St. Clair West stations Wednesday morning.
Oct 19, 2016 12:10:55 PM - cbc.ca
Blue Jays fans flood Cleveland couple with apologies after they were harassed at Toronto game
After they were sworn at and had beer tipped onto them, Cleveland fans Gina and Joe Kijowski say they’ve received close to 200 messages of apology from Jays fans.
Oct 19, 2016 10:16:29 AM - cbc.ca
Shayne Lund labelled a dangerous offender
An Orillia, Ont., man who is guilty of molesting children as young as two years old has just been labelled a dangerous offender.
Oct 19, 2016 9:40:39 AM - cbc.ca
Learn what a Toronto-based Trump supporter thinks Canadians don't get about the U.S. election
Georganne Burke spoke with Matt Galloway on Metro Morning about why Donald Trump still has her vote and why Canadians have difficulty understanding him.
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