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Mayor John Tory throws support behind Ontario Line in deal with province that would avoid subway upload

Mayor John Tory throws support behind Ontario Line in deal with province that would...

The city and provincial government have reached a deal that paves the way for council to back Premier Doug Ford’s transit plans, while avoiding a takeover of the TTC subway network by Queen’s...
Police find two witnesses wanted in Scarborough hit-and-run that injured three people including toddler

Police find two witnesses wanted in Scarborough hit-and-run that injured three people including toddler

Police have found two witnesses that they were seeking in the Scarborough hit-and-run that left a 20-month-old baby, his mother and grandmother with serious injuries. In a news release Wednesday, police said they...
Two dead after collision involving transport truck in Mississauga

Two dead after collision involving transport truck in Mississauga

Two people are dead following a collision with a transport truck in Mississauga, Peel police say.Police received the call about the crash between the victims’ vehicle and the truck on Hurontario Street and...
New Canadians to buoy GTA housing demand: Survey

New Canadians to buoy GTA housing demand: Survey

New Canadians account for one in five of all housing purchases and are expected to buoy the market in the Toronto region and across Canada over the next several years, says a new...
Trudeau Liberals set to back new Ontario Line subway

Trudeau Liberals set to back new Ontario Line subway

The federal Liberals are prepared to back Toronto’s new Ontario Line with billions in transit funding, the Star has learned.If re-elected on Monday, Justin Trudeau’s Liberals will support the line that Progressive Conservative...
More than 31 arrested following human trafficking ring bust in York Region

More than 31 arrested following human trafficking ring bust in York Region

York Region police say they’ve arrested 31 people as part of an investigation into human trafficking and organized crime spanning several provinces.Investigators in York Region say they searched more than 30 locations in...
Whose news is it anyway?

Whose news is it anyway?

With a series that launched Tuesday, the Star looks more closely at a new report by the International News Media Association: How to Decode the Publisher-Platform Relationship identifies seven issues as the most...
Scheer pitches Quebec with laundry list of promises

Scheer pitches Quebec with laundry list of promises

OTTAWA—Call it a love letter to Quebec.Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer made an impassioned pitch to voters in that province Tuesday night, delivering a major speech in which he pledged to be an ally...
Why even Toronto advocates calling for a handgun ban say the federal debate on gun violence has missed the point

Why even Toronto advocates calling for a handgun ban say the federal debate on...

Dwayne Brown says it was fun to be a 10-year-old growing up in The Lane.He remembers running up and down the courtyards between the townhouses. Knocking on neighbours’ doors. Learning different languages. The...
Here’s what can happen if no party wins a majority

Here’s what can happen if no party wins a majority

OTTAWA—Let’s get something straight right off the bat: the party that wins the most seats doesn’t always form the next government. That’s a basic if little understood reality of our parliamentary democracy and,...