Man dead after shooting near Jane and Finch, police say

A man is dead after a shooting in North York on Tuesday, Toronto police said.Police responded to a call on San Romanoway near...

Head of Toronto Community Housing placed on paid leave

The head of Toronto’s embattled public housing provider has been placed on administrative leave and an outside firm has been called in to...

Videotaped apology hailed as victory in struggle against hate speech

By Jennifer YangIdentity and Inequality ReporterMon., Dec. 17, 2018When Mohamad Fakih first received the video, he watched it alone; he wanted to make...

Ontario education cuts to hit vulnerable youth the most, students say

Ontario’s education minister calls them “responsible decisions” that were made following a detailed look at school board spending, but a provincial student group...

Street closure designed to speed up Eglinton Crosstown construction postponed

By Ben SpurrTransportation ReporterMon., Dec. 17, 2018A lengthy closure of a midtown intersection intended to accelerate work on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT has...

With his focus on stability, Justin Trudeau has at least one...

The fates of two Canadians detained in China need to be sorted out by the rules of international law, says Prime Minister Justin...

Subway upload is a bad idea proposed by fools — and...

Toronto city council faces a problem. The source of the problem is Doug Ford’s provincial government. It’s hard to know, exactly, how they...

Tories introduce legislation to block strike by power workers

The province has introduced legislation to end the Power Workers’ Union’s job action at Ontario Power Generation, but there are no plans to...

Ontario’s dental watchdog bares sharp teeth against critics

Describing a toxic work environment fuelled by bullying and favouritism, more than two dozen current and former staff and executives of the province’s...

Canadian air travellers to get compensation for delays, cancellations

OTTAWA—The federal government is rolling out new rules to ensure compensation for travellers bumped off flights, hit by delays and cancellations or suffer...

Controversial appointment of Ron Taverner as OPP commissioner cast into further...

Ron Taverner’s career path remains cloudy as he resumed the Toronto police job he quit days ago and the government said his controversial...

Ron Taverner back with Toronto police after he rescinds resignation

Toronto police Supt. Ron Taverner has rescinded his resignation as superintendent of three Etobicoke divisions and will return to his duties, the police...

Anti-Muslim agitator gives video apology to owner of Paramount Fine Foods...

A year and a half after a well-known anti-Muslim agitator was videotaped claiming anyone who eats at a popular GTA Middle Eastern restaurant...

Has Bombardier finally run out of track?

What was the death knell for Bombardier Transportation (BT), the rail division of Bombardier Inc.? Was it the 2017 decision by New York’s...

Sick Kids orders ‘systematic’ review of Dr. Gideon Koren’s published works

Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children has announced a wholesale review of the vast body of published work by Dr. Gideon Koren, the former...

Concern over conflicts of interest would hurt Ron Taverner in OPP...

The odds are against Toronto police veteran Ron Taverner ever being able to effectively lead the OPP because controversy over his friendship with...

Who will reap the benefits of Quayside’s smart city data?

KITCHENER—A lack of understanding about the value of data and technology led to the “fundamentally flawed” process that launched the Sidewalk Labs project,...

Two stations on new York subway extension among the least used...

By Ben SpurrTransportation ReporterSun., Dec. 16, 2018One year after the six-stop Spadina subway extension opened, some of its stations are bustling, but two...

Prospective tenants using social media photos to help with ‘nightmarish’ Toronto...

Just a couple of days after posting in a Facebook group that she was in search of a cheap place to rent in...

Closed for renovations: The home of Canada’s democracy

OTTAWA—It has been home to Canada’s democracy, the scene of momentous debates and landmark decisions that shaped the nation. And now it’s heard...