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at 04:00 on July 24, 2014, EDT.

Former top court judge to release report on use of lethal force by Toronto police

TORONTO - A former Supreme Court of Canada justice is to release a report today from his investigation into the use of lethal force by Toronto police.


at 18:40 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Beekeeper group calls for action after 6/10 Ontario bees die during winter

TORONTO - An Ontario beekeepers' group is concerned by a new report that says nearly six in 10 of the province's bees didn't survive the winter, a rate three times that of other provinces.


at 17:20 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Anti-Semitic graffiti found north of Toronto, days after Islamic centre defaced

THORNHILL, Ont. - York Regional Police say they are investigating another incident of hateful graffiti north of Toronto, just days after anti-Muslim messages were found scrawled outside an Islamic centre.


at 16:40 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Hefty fine and restitution ordered in Toronto staged-collision probe

TORONTO - The Ontario Court of Justice has found a Toronto rehab clinic guilty of participating in staged auto collisions and ordered it to pay $200,000 in fines.


at 16:18 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Ontario island set on fire by Parks Canada to help rare pine trees flourish

CAMELOT ISLAND, Ont. - Starting a forest fire on an island in the middle of the summer is not something people associate with Parks Canada, but that's exactly what the federal agency had been carefully planning for years.


at 14:52 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Liberal MPP proposes to let cops impound cars if they find illegal handgun

TORONTO - Driving around with an illegal gun? Say goodbye to your car.


at 14:29 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa man charged after girls rescued from hot car north of Toronto

VAUGHAN, Ont. - A 35-year-old Ottawa man has been charged after police say two young girls were found unattended in a hot car north of Toronto.


at 12:06 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Southern Ontario couple ID'd as victims of Hwy 401 crash near Napanee

NAPANEE, Ont. - A couple from Grey County has been identified as the victims of last week's three-vehicle fatal accident on Highway 401 near Napanee, Ont.


at 10:24 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Ex-Mountie pleads guilty to 60 gun-related charges in Belleville, Ont., court

BELLEVILLE, Ont. - A former RCMP officer will be sentenced this fall after being convicted of dozens of gun-related charges in central Ontario.


at 08:33 on July 23, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa stabbing sends two to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

OTTAWA - Ottawa police are investigating a stabbing incident that sent two people to hospital.


at 19:11 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

OPP charge 2 of their officers in breach of trust probe

NORTH GLENGARRY, Ont. - Ontario Provincial Police have charged two of their own after an investigation into the disclosure of private information in eastern Ontario.


at 13:44 on July 22, 2014, EDT.

Man charged with attempted murder after stabbing in Kingston, Ont.

KINGSTON, Ont. - A 30-year-old man is facing an attempted murder charge after a stabbing incident in Kingston, Ont., that left another man with serious injuries.


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