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Watchdog investigating after man dies following interaction with police

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Ontario's police watchdog is investigating after a man died after an "interaction" with police in Vaughan, north of Toronto. The Special Investigations Unit says York Regional Police were called to a home around 11 p.m.

Toronto police identify SUV involved in hit and run that killed teen girl

Toronto police have released photos of an SUV they say was involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash over the weekend. Investigators say the collision took place in the city's northwest shortly after midnight on Sunday morning.
Quebec allows restaurant dining rooms to reopen, permits gatherings inside homes

Quebec allows restaurant dining rooms to reopen, permits gatherings inside homes

MONTREAL — Restaurants in Quebec will be able to open up dining rooms beginning next week after being shuttered due to the COVID-19 pandemic, government and health officials announced Monday.
U Sports cancellation gives CFL, commissioner Ambrosie more to consider

U Sports cancellation gives CFL, commissioner Ambrosie more to consider

TORONTO — Commissioner Randy Ambrosie and the CFL have yet another issue to consider. U Sports, Canadian university sport's governing body, announced Monday the cancellation of six fall national championships due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Raptors Uprising star Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey named player of the month

Raptors Uprising star Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey named player of the month

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising point guard Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey scored another first Monday when he was named the NBA 2K League's player of the month for May.
Calgary Flames prospect Dustin Wolf named CHL goaltender of the year

Calgary Flames prospect Dustin Wolf named CHL goaltender of the year

TORONTO — Calgary Flames prospect Dustin Wolf has been named the Canadian Hockey League's goaltender of the year. The goalie for the Western Hockey League's Everett Silvertips led all CHL netminders in 2019-20 with 1.88 goals-against-average, a .
Toronto FC GM Ali Curtis says George Floyd's death has changed and mobilized him

Toronto FC GM Ali Curtis says George Floyd's death has changed and mobilized him

Toronto FC general manager Ali Curtis applauds the anti-racism words and actions that have made headlines around the globe in the wake of the death of George Floyd.

Agriculture bill violates charter rights, animal rights activists say

TORONTO — A proposed law to protect farmers from aggressive protesters will trample freedom of speech, say animal rights activists who are calling on the Ontario government to reverse course on the bill.

Nearly half of Canadians have tried virtual care amid pandemic: survey

OTTAWA — A survey by the Canadian Medical Association found almost half of those asked sought medical advice by phone, email, videoconference or text during the COVID-19 pandemic but that most people still prefer in-person visits.

Toronto councillors put forward motion to reduce police budget by 10 per cent

TORONTO — Two Toronto councillors want to defund the city's police force by 10 per cent and use the money for community resources. Coun.
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