Calgary one of three cities remaining in 2026 Olympic bid race

By The Associated PressThu., Oct. 4, 2018BUENOS AIRES—A potential Calgary bid for the 2026 Winter Games is one of three that will be...

USMCA leaves in place the Canadian dairy tariffs Trump said ‘we’re...

By Daniel DaleWashington Bureau ChiefThu., Oct. 4, 2018WASHINGTON—It was the only specific Canadian trade policy U.S. President Donald Trump talked about. And he...

The Toronto Zoo’s new pygmy hippo has a name: Meet Penelope

The biggest baby at the Toronto Zoo finally has a name: Penelope.The 2-month-old was named after an online poll ran from Sept. 21...

MPPs investigating Ontario’s finances demand e-mails, documents from Wynne Liberals

Emails and documents from former premier Kathleen Wynne, several of her cabinet ministers, top aides and senior bureaucrats are being demanded by government...

Keesmaat vows to push for surtax on luxury homes to help...

Mayoral candidate Jennifer Keesmaat says the city should tax the rich to help others get a foothold in Toronto’s hot housing market.On Thursday,...

Stouffville Mayor Justin Altmann’s Facebook video broke campaign bylaws, town says...

By Simon MartinStouffville Sun-TribuneThu., Oct. 4, 2018A Facebook video that shows someone searching for Mayor Justin Altmann’s infamous “mind map” in the public...

Ford takes anti-carbon-tax crusade to Saskatchewan, Alberta

Premier Doug Ford is taking his anti-carbon-tax crusade out West, meeting with like-minded provincial leaders in Saskatchewan and Alberta this week.“I’m heading to...

Half of Ontario cannabis users have driven after using the drug,...

Ben Spurr is a Toronto-based reporter covering transportation. Reach him by email at bspurr@thestar.ca or follow him on Twitter: @BenSpurrCannabis won’t be legal...

She was determined to stop the senseless dying in her city....

VANCOUVER—Two years ago, something terrible was happening in Vancouver: a killer was on the loose and hundreds of people were dying.The killer stalked...

Olympic kayak champion Adam van Koeverden to seek Liberal nomination in...

OTTAWA—Adam van Koeverden, Canada’s most decorated Olympic paddler and two-time national flag bearer at the Games, will make the splash into politics and...