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Preference for boys persists among 2nd generation South Asian parents, study finds 22 June 2018, 12:30 am


The study examined live births to first- and second-generation mothers of South Asian ethnicity in Ontario between 1993 and 2014.

This Toronto cyclist caught his hit-and-run on video. It was the beginning of his frustrations 22 June 2018, 12:30 am


Toronto police said they are investigating the incident. Mike Hoye said he has yet to hear back from them 4 weeks later.

Two male teens charged in connection to fatal stabbing at Mississauga house party 22 June 2018, 12:29 am


The teens, 16 and 18, have been charged in connection to the murder of 19-year-old Daniel Smith, who was stabbed to death at a Mississauga house party in May.

Crown attorney accused of misleading judge to cover up for dirty cop 21 June 2018, 10:21 pm


Defence lawyer Marie Henein grilled Lois McKenzie, a Brampton-based Crown attorney, for a second day Thursday, accusing her of “deliberately” misleading the court in a drug case.

Waterloo police officer who shot Beau Baker wants his identity kept secret 21 June 2018, 9:56 pm


The unnamed Waterloo Regional Police officer is asking for permission to use a pseudonym during the inquest and for a declaration that he can testify either remotely or behind a screen.

Ontario First Nations set to vote on $1.1-billion treaty deal 21 June 2018, 8:13 pm


The settlement with the provincial and federal governments would end decades of litigation over the controversial 1923 Williams Treaties.

Facing possible expulsion from the U.S., many former DREAMers could qualify to come to Canada, Trudeau told 21 June 2018, 7:31 pm


Many of the almost 700,000 undocumented immigrants would qualify for federal and provincial immigration programs, Ottawa briefing note says.

Subway lines to Pickering, Markham, in the long-term, says Doug Ford 21 June 2018, 7:06 pm


Incoming premier Doug Ford says he is committed to rapid, underground transit out to the 905.

‘Gutless’: Video shows car striking teen cyclist in Mississauga hit-and-run 21 June 2018, 4:51 pm


Police are seeking help in identifying the driver of a silver Volkswagen who fled the scene.

Irene Gentle named Editor of the Toronto Star 21 June 2018, 4:19 pm


Gentle is the first woman to hold the position in the Star’s 126-year history.

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