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at 14:41 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Police watchdog called in to investigate arrest that ended with man in hospital

TORONTO - Ontario's police watchdog is investigating an incident in Toronto that ended with a 27-year-old man sent to hospital.


at 12:42 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Snowmobile collision near Sudbury leaves two dead, sends toddler to hospital

FRENCH RIVER, Ont. - Ontario Provincial Police say two people have died in a snowmobile collision on the Murdock River, south of Sudbury.


at 12:22 on February 07, 2016, EST.

One man dead, one injured in Vaughan stabbing

VAUGHAN, Ont. - York Regional Police are combing the scene of a stabbing in Vaughan, Ont., that left one man dead.


at 11:03 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Police investigate two separate overnight deaths outside Brampton lounges

BRAMPTON, Ont. - Police in Brampton, Ont., are investigating two overnight deaths in separate incidents.


at 10:30 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Early morning medical call turns into homicide investigation in Toronto

TORONTO - Toronto police say a medical call is now being investigated as a homicide.


at 10:00 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Catholic school advocates tank amalgamation idea on budget consultation site

TORONTO - Once sitting high atop a list of Ontarians' most popular budget ideas, a suggestion to amalgamate Catholic and public school boards has taken a precipitous nosedive to 1,715th on a budget consultation website.


at 07:36 on February 07, 2016, EST.

Man dead in Mississauga shooting

MISSISSAUGA, - Peel Region Police are investigating a new homicide case.


at 16:51 on February 06, 2016, EST.

Seniors' home where 3 died in fire not subject to provincial inspections

TORONTO - The apartment building where three people died in a fire was not legislated under the Ontario Fire Code as a senior's home, despite being advertised as a "senior's lifestyle suite" and only being available to people aged 59 and over.


at 15:11 on February 06, 2016, EST.

One person has died in Toronto apartment fire Saturday

TORONTO - Paramedics say one person is dead after an apartment fire in downtown Toronto.


at 13:14 on February 06, 2016, EST.

Snowmobiler dead after machine goes through the ice on Georgian Bay

TAY TOWNSHIP, Ont. - Provincial police say a man is dead and another man faces charges after a snowmobiling accident on Georgian Bay in Tay Township, Ont.


at 16:33 on February 05, 2016, EST.

Ontario added 19,800 jobs in January, only province to show gains

TORONTO - Ontario led Canada in job creation in January, adding a net total of 19,800 jobs, most of them full-time, but there are still stubborn pockets in the province where work remains scarce.


at 15:08 on February 05, 2016, EST.

Man and woman charged after officer hit by stolen SUV in Prescott, Ont.

PRESCOTT, Ont. - Provincial police say a man and a woman are facing charges arising from an incident in which an officer was struck and injured by a stolen SUV.


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