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Trudeau vulnerable in fall election amid growing damage from SNC-Lavalin file

Trudeau vulnerable in fall election amid growing damage from SNC-Lavalin file

By resigning his position as principal secretary to Justin Trudeau as he faces allegations of political interference in the judicial file of the engineering firm SNC-Lavalin, his long time friend and alter ego...
Rape crisis centres say no progress after meeting with Attorney General Caroline Mulroney

Rape crisis centres say no progress after meeting with Attorney General Caroline Mulroney

Almost a year later, and they are no closer to getting an answer.Despite a recent meeting with the attorney general, Ontario’s rape crisis centres say they have no idea if additional funding will...
‘Everyone watches Netflix. This is reality:’ Toronto police seize firearms, illicit drugs

‘Everyone watches Netflix. This is reality:’ Toronto police seize firearms, illicit drugs

Toronto police said they had put a “significant dent” in an organized crime operation through Project Moses, a drug trafficking and firearms investigation conducted with police in Ottawa.Insp. Steve Watts stood behind a...
Job posting for city agency seeking former staff from mayor’s office prompts ‘cronyism’ complaint

Job posting for city agency seeking former staff from mayor’s office prompts ‘cronyism’ complaint

A posting for a senior position at the city’s new body overseeing its massive real estate portfolio appears tailored to former members of Mayor John Tory’s staff or that of previous mayors.The job...
Hostile reaction to Amber Alert for missing girl is unreal

Hostile reaction to Amber Alert for missing girl is unreal

As police hunted late last Thursday night and into the morning for an 11-year-old Mississauga girl gone missing and later found dead, many people expressed shock. They said the Amber Alert for missing...
Five outside-the-box housing ideas that Toronto should try, according to report

Five outside-the-box housing ideas that Toronto should try, according to report

Toronto needs to think outside the box — or the condo tower — when it comes to solving its housing challenges. Put another way: “It’s time to hack the condo model,” says the...
Renowned journalist Marie Colvin’s bravery well documented but none hold a candle to the woman she was

Renowned journalist Marie Colvin’s bravery well documented but none hold a candle to the...

Marie Colvin is the journalist I wish I could have been.Utterly fearless, stubbornly rebellious, committed to recording the suffering of civilians in conflict zones. And God she had style: Always wore La Perla...
‘Significant snowfall’ a possibility for tonight in GTA, Environment Canada warns

‘Significant snowfall’ a possibility for tonight in GTA, Environment Canada warns

The city may be in for yet another down comforter of snow — Environment Canada put out a special weather statement Sunday warning of the potential for “significant snowfall” later today. The statement...
‘You don’t look like a lawyer.’ Female lawyers and lawyers of colour angered by mistaken identity in court

‘You don’t look like a lawyer.’ Female lawyers and lawyers of colour angered by...

During the early years of her career, Lori Anne Thomas would sit near the front of the courtroom, only to be told to move by court staff as the area was reserved for...
Jody Wilson-Raybould kept word to visit veterans despite resignation from Veterans Affairs

Jody Wilson-Raybould kept word to visit veterans despite resignation from Veterans Affairs

VANCOUVER—Just two days after resigning as Minister of Veterans Affairs, Jody Wilson-Raybould was still keeping up with plans to visit with veterans.On Thursday, Wilson-Raybould visited the George Derby Centre, a senior care centre...