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at 14:00 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

No plan to arm Ontario legislative security staff after Parliament Hill shooting

TORONTO - Security concerns remain high at the Ontario legislature a day after a gunman attacked Parliament Hill, with talk of wider user of metal detectors but still no plan to arm security officers.


at 13:48 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Rogers Communications buys Hamilton cable operator Source for $160 million

TORONTO - Rogers Communications (TSX:RCI.B) has struck a deal to pay $160 million for Source Cable Ltd., Hamilton's last remaining independent cable company.


at 13:26 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Key points of Rob Ford's political career

TORONTO - Toronto voters head to the polls next week to chose a successor to Mayor Rob Ford, who dropped out of the race for re-election after being diagnosed with cancer. Ford is running for city council. Here are some key points of his political career:


at 12:54 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Toronto doctor charged with sexual assault, police believe there may be more victims

TORONTO - Toronto police have charged a doctor with sexual assault and believe there may be more victims.


at 18:44 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Legislatures across Canada tighten security after shooting on Parliament Hill

TORONTO - Security was beefed up Wednesday at government buildings across Canada following an attack on Parliament Hill, with at least one legislature closing for the day while other provincial politicians vowed not to be cowed by the violence.


at 16:53 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

No threat but Toronto police step up presence after deadly attack in Ottawa

TORONTO - Toronto's police chief has ordered additional security measures in the country's most-populous city following this week's attacks on soldiers in Ottawa and Quebec.


at 09:07 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Police lay charges after bus carrying U.S. students crashed on 401

KITCHENER, Ont. - Police have charged a 71-year-old bus driver after a tour bus carrying a group of students headed to Toronto from Ohio was involved in a single-vehicle collision west of Kitchener.


at 23:18 on October 21, 2014, EDT.

Driver killed in Norfolk County crash

SIMCOE, Ont. - One person is dead following a fiery crash on Tuesday evening in Norfolk County just north of Simcoe.


at 23:10 on October 21, 2014, EDT.

Toronto man charged in fatal wrong-crash crash on QEW in Stoney Creek

STONEY CREEK, Ont. - A Toronto man faces several charges following a wrong-way crash on the Queen Elizabeth Way early Tuesday.


at 16:39 on October 21, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa senior's dog taken from car while she went into store for 10 minutes

OTTAWA - Police in Ottawa are asking for help from the public in tracking down a dog that was stolen from a senior's car.


at 15:00 on October 21, 2014, EDT.

Opposition accuse Ontario Liberals of blocking witnesses at gas plants committee

TORONTO - The Liberals are using their new majority to block attempts to get to the bottom of two of their biggest scandals involving cancelled gas plants and the Ornge air ambulance service, Ontario's opposition parties charged Tuesday.


at 14:52 on October 21, 2014, EDT.

June 2015 trial for woman charged in London, Ont., crash that killed 2 children

LONDON, Ont. - A London, Ont., woman accused in the deaths of a young girl and, days later, her newborn sister is set to go to trial next June.


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