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Toronto constable charged in alleged sexual assault dating back more than a decade

Toronto constable charged in alleged sexual assault dating back more than a decade

TORONTO — A Toronto police constable is facing criminal charges as the force alleges he sexually assaulted someone he met in the course of his police duties. Police said Wednesday that Const.
Teenager charged in stabbing during brawl near Toronto high school: police

Teenager charged in stabbing during brawl near Toronto high school: police

Toronto police say a 16-year-old boy has been charged in the stabbing of another teenager during a large brawl near a high school.
Online fundraiser aims to raise $1 million for historic St. Anne's church after fire

Online fundraiser aims to raise $1 million for historic St. Anne's church after fire

TORONTO — An online fundraiser is aiming to raise $1 million in donations to help a historic Toronto church that was severely damaged by a fire over the weekend. St.
Police officers involved in 401 crash declined interview, didn't submit notes: SIU

Police officers involved in 401 crash declined interview, didn't submit notes: SIU

Ontario's police watchdog says two officers whose actions are being investigated as part of a probe into a fatal wrong-way crash on Highway 401 have so far not agreed to be interviewed and have not submitted their notes.
Canada's largest school board says systems operational after cyberattack

Canada's largest school board says systems operational after cyberattack

TORONTO — Canada's largest public school board says it is working with police to assess the impact of a recent cyberattack, but its main system remains operational and has not been affected.
More than 400 patients moved into Ontario nursing homes they didn't choose to go to

More than 400 patients moved into Ontario nursing homes they didn't choose to go to

TORONTO — More than 400 patients have been forced into Ontario nursing homes they did not want to go to and the rate of those moves is increasing, The Canadian Press has learned.
Tenants' year-long battle over Above Guideline Rent Increases

Tenants' year-long battle over Above Guideline Rent Increases

For more than a year, a group of tenants at three buildings in Toronto’s Thorncliffe Park Drive have withheld rent to protest what they say are above guideline rent increases being sought by their landlords.
Man accused of setting woman on fire on bus found not criminally responsible: lawyer

Man accused of setting woman on fire on bus found not criminally responsible: lawyer

TORONTO — A lawyer for a man accused of setting a woman on fire on a Toronto bus two years ago says his client has been found not criminally responsible in her death.

Election rumours invite reflections on Doug Ford’s record in Ontario

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Residents of Mississauga, Ont. elect Carolyn Parrish their new mayor

Residents of Mississauga, Ont. elect Carolyn Parrish their new mayor

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Former federal member of Parliament Carolyn Parrish has been elected mayor of Mississauga, Ont. from a field a 16 candidates.