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at 17:57 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Visitation today for Toronto boy, 3, who froze to death after wandering outside

TORONTO - The godmother of a Toronto toddler whose death last week prompted a national outpouring of grief said the boy captured people's hearts from the moment he was born.

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at 17:47 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Ontario Liberals mock Tory who says he doesn't believe in evolution

TORONTO - Ontario's Liberals brought "The War on Science" to the legislature Thursday, using the National Geographic cover story to mock a Progressive Conservative who doesn't believe in evolution — landing them in some hot water with the Speaker.

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at 14:12 on February 26, 2015, EST.

SIU clears OPP officer in death of man who fell from apartment balcony

CHAPLEAU, Ont. - The province's police watchdog says it has found no reasonable grounds to charge an OPP officer in relation with the death of a 27-year-old man in August of last year.

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at 12:37 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Mother charged after four-year-old son wandered outside has case remanded

TORONTO - The case of a mother whose four-year-old boy wandered naked out in the cold in west Toronto is due back in court next month.

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at 10:38 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Aerospace manufacturing company opening new facility in Ontario

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. - An aerospace manufacturing company is opening a new facility in Cambridge, Ont., to fulfil a major Boeing contract.

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at 10:24 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Arrest made in case of missing Hamilton man whose body found in flood basin

HAMILTON - Charges have been laid in the case of a Hamilton-area man whose body was found a month after he went missing last year.

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at 07:13 on February 26, 2015, EST.

Stabbing in Toronto claims life of man in his 60s

TORONTO - A man believed to be in his 60's has died after he was stabbed early today in northeast Toronto.

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at 15:53 on February 25, 2015, EST.

YMCA must pay property taxes in Toronto, Ontario's top court rules

TORONTO - The YMCA will have to pay property taxes for four buildings it leases in Toronto, Ontario's top court ruled in a decision Wednesday that turned on the interpretation of the word "of".

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at 14:07 on February 25, 2015, EST.

Family files lawsuit against hospital after suicide of 20-year-old

TORONTO - The family of a man who committed suicide while he was supposed to be under close medical observation has filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the hospital where he died.

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at 11:09 on February 25, 2015, EST.

CUPE warns teaching assistants could strike at York, University of Toronto

TORONTO - The union representing teaching assistants and other academic staff at Ontario's two largest universities warns a potential strike in the coming days could jeopardize the school year for thousands of students.

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at 10:00 on February 25, 2015, EST.

Racism persistent despite progress, Ontario's outgoing human rights chief says

TORONTO - Ontario has made progress in combating the scourge of racism and other forms of discrimination but the fight is far from over, the outgoing head of the province's human rights commission says.

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at 09:10 on February 25, 2015, EST.

Man facing murder charge in gelato parlour shooting extradited from Greece

TORONTO - Police say one of the men facing charges in a fatal 2012 shooting at a Toronto ice cream parlour has been returned to Canada.

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