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Toronto police seeking sledgehammer-wielding, motorcyclist-ramming man in series of assaults 21 November 2018, 1:56 am


Jourdain Durrant is wanted by police for four assaults dating back to May 2017.

Rosie DiManno: Prestigious Toronto school sinks deeper into hellish sex assault scandal 21 November 2018, 1:30 am


St. Michael’s College School has made repeated missteps as it responds to shocking allegations of abuse among students, writes Rosie DiManno.

Young Canadians 3.5 times more likely than middle-aged people to borrow money for medication, UBC study shows 21 November 2018, 1:20 am


Three-in-five people who borrow money for medication do so in order to pay for prescriptions that cost $500 or less.

Pedestrian dead after being hit by bus outside Lawrence West subway station 21 November 2018, 12:50 am


Police responded to a call at the station on Line 1 shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Ford’s unelected chief of staff wanted officials to order police to raid pot stores, sources say 21 November 2018, 12:41 am


Dean French wanted illegal cannabis shops shut down triggering fears he crossed a line. “We’re not a police state. We don’t have the right or the ability to direct police to do anything,” one person said.

Canada Revenue Agency is tough on regular taxpayers but goes easy on those with offshore accounts, audit finds 20 November 2018, 11:42 pm


Federal Auditor General Michael Ferguson found the agency goes after average people for small amounts of tax owing, while offering amnesty and anonymity for those involved in sophisticated schemes.

Retailers brace for more walk-in sales during holiday shopping rush as Canada Post labour dispute continues 20 November 2018, 10:49 pm


The busy shopping season will be challenging for buyers and businesses as everyone looks to alternatives to get merchandise and gifts flowing during Canada Post labour dispute.

Councillor urges Toronto mayor to ‘adequately fund’ programs to combat violence and poverty 20 November 2018, 10:16 pm


Toronto Centre Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam urged Tory in a letter to make good on council promises in the upcoming budget

‘Fear is gripping the markets.’ As Canadian stocks tumble, market watchers warn of more financial carnage to come 20 November 2018, 10:04 pm


The 194-point fall in Canada’s main stock index Tuesday wiped out roughly $29 billion in value.

Edward Keenan: We owe it to Toronto’s homicide victims to look beyond law enforcement 20 November 2018, 8:55 pm


A library of studies has shown that the most effective way to prevent youth violence and gang crime is to invest in community resources, writes Edward Keenan.

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