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Interim Ontario NDP leader says he's focused on party priorities during transition

Interim Ontario NDP leader says he's focused on party priorities during transition

TORONTO — The new interim leader of Ontario's New Democrats said Wednesday that he hopes his political experience and commitment to the party will help them act as an effective Opposition to Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives during the NDP's hunt
Co-ordinated approach to partner violence is needed, experts say in wake of inquest

Co-ordinated approach to partner violence is needed, experts say in wake of inquest

TORONTO — Experts say a coroner's inquest has highlighted the need for a co-ordinated approach to intimate partner violence, including ways to address perpetrators as well as oversight and accountability measures to ensure that real change is being m

Ontario sets rent increase guideline for 2023 at 2.5 per cent, below inflation

TORONTO — Ontario landlords can raise rents a maximum of 2.5 per cent on most units without seeking special approval next year.
Toronto FC adds experience in the form of veteran Italian defender Domenico Criscito

Toronto FC adds experience in the form of veteran Italian defender Domenico Criscito

Toronto FC filled another hole Wednesday, signing veteran Italian defender Domenico (Mimmo) Criscito. The 35-year-old former Genoa captain, out of contract after last season, was signed through 2023 using targeted allocation money.

Ontario police warn public of online sextortion scams circulating through province

TORONTO — The Ontario Provincial Police are warning the public of sextortion scams circulating online in the eastern region and throughout the province.

Thunder Bay police chief Sylvie Hauth suspended amid 'serious allegations'

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — The Thunder Bay Police Services Board says police chief Sylvie Hauth has been suspended immediately after "serious allegations" were brought forward by the Ontario Civilian Police Commission.
Blue Jays rally in ninth inning to clip Red Sox 6-5

Blue Jays rally in ninth inning to clip Red Sox 6-5

TORONTO — Moments after an emotional Vladimir Guerrero Jr. bounced his walk-off single through the left side of the infield, the Toronto Blue Jays slugger pounded his chest.
Ontario NDP names longtime Toronto caucus member Peter Tabuns as interim leader

Ontario NDP names longtime Toronto caucus member Peter Tabuns as interim leader

TORONTO — A longtime Toronto legislator has been named interim leader of Ontario's New Democrats as the Official Opposition party gears up for a leadership contest.
'I want change,' daughter says after jury shares recommendations at Ontario inquest

'I want change,' daughter says after jury shares recommendations at Ontario inquest

Nearly seven years after her mother was murdered, Valerie Warmerdam remains furious over systemic inaction on intimate partner violence and wants to see change.
Gilgeous-Alexander excited to play in Canada's World Cup qualifier in his hometown

Gilgeous-Alexander excited to play in Canada's World Cup qualifier in his hometown

TORONTO — Nick Nurse was about to launch into his pitch to Canada's NBA players last summer in Las Vegas, when Shai Gilgeous-Alexander interrupted him. "(Gilgeous-Alexander) said 'I've gotta say something,'" Nurse said.
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