Autism controversy, confusion and what lies ahead for Ontario families

Lisa MacLeod, minister of children, community and social services, said sweeping changes are necessary to clear the therapy wait list of 23,000 kids...

News of a warmer spring will warm weary, frozen Torontonians

A sunny thought, as you bundle up to chip the ice off your walkway for the umpteenth time this month: Environment Canada is...

As spy stories go, this may be a first

Lee Harvey Oswald did it — both ways, to the Soviet Union and back again.Kim Philby did it — a high-ranking British intelligence...

The SNC-Lavalin Affair: Meet the Main Players

OTTAWA—Allegations of political interference in the criminal prosecution of a major Canadian corporation have swamped national politics. Over the past week, Prime Minister...

Don’t allow cannabis edibles that look like candy, medical officer of...

Cannabis products made in shapes that appeal to children — such as gummy bears or lollipops — should be banned when the sale...

Trump announces ‘national emergency’ in bizarre White House appearance

WASHINGTON—He boasted that he was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize, then complained that he wouldn’t win. He said he doesn’t know far-right...

Ford government warns Hydro One over CEO salary: ‘This is not...

A showdown over executive pay is taking shape between Premier Doug Ford’s government and Hydro One after the publicly traded company proposed a...

Green New Deal movement is a counter-reaction to decades of middle-class...

On the premise that environmental destruction is a cause of poverty, and is also in part caused by poverty, the GND links global...

Google vision for Port Lands a no-go with Ontario government, source...

Google’s expansive vision to plan and build communities and transit across Toronto’s east waterfront — in exchange for a cut of property tax...

Girl, 11, found dead hours after Amber Alert issued late Thursday...

A young girl, the subject of a late-night Amber Alert after she was out on her 11th birthday in her father’s care, has...

It’s ‘just too easy’ for doctors to steal. That’s why opioids...

He just needed a little relief.A decade ago, Michael was one of only three doctors on call in a remote community hospital in...

‘I was an impaired nurse’: Three nurses who battled addiction welcome...

Anne is a 59-year-old Canadian nurse who struggled with addiction for decades. Workplace stress, a bad marriage and a taste for hard partying...

Child allegedly abducted by father in Peel region confirmed dead

An 11-year-girl allegedly abducted by her father has been found dead, Peel police confirm.Riya Rajkumar was found dead at a residence in Brampton...

Google’s Sidewalk Labs plans massive expansion to waterfront vision

Google’s futuristic development on the eastern waterfront, Quayside, is only the first step in an expansive and ambitious plan to build new neighbourhoods...

Sting’s concert in Oshawa was a grenade tossed at GM

The man born Gordon Sumner used a day off from his musical, The Last Ship, on stage at the Princess of Wales Theatre,...

Liberals line up behind Justin Trudeau’s handling of SNC-Lavalin allegations

There is some tension in the ranks as the drama plays out — one MP called the situation “appalling” and condemned Trudeau’s criticism...

Was the Eaton Centre gunman in a ‘dissociative state’? Nearly seven...

After a second trial almost identical to the first, a jury is once again deliberating whether Christopher Husbands murdered two men and injured...

Court dismisses bid to save basic income pilot project

A grassroots attempt to overturn the Ford government’s decision to kill the basic income pilot project has failed.In a unanimous decision Thursday, Ontario...

Security clearance backlog significantly reduced, border agency says

Canada has significantly reduced the number of asylum seekers awaiting security clearances after facing a massive backlog in the wake of a surge...

Children’s minister Lisa MacLeod urged to resign over accusation she bullied...

Ontario’s largest public sector union and the NDP education critic are calling on Lisa MacLeod to resign, saying her behaviour toward an autism...