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Trudeau’s outfits in India seen as an over-the-top fashion faux pas, internet decides

1 hour 34 min ago

Trudeau, his wife, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, and their children have been criticized online and by media outlets in India for what some are calling a choreographed display of excessive outfits.
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Watchdog overseeing MPP finances demands more info on Patrick Brown's house, mortgage arrangements

3 hours 9 min ago

Integrity Commissioner J. David Wake has asked for details about rental income Brown receives from his five-bedroom house on Lake Simcoe’s Shanty Bay.
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Former kids’ baseball coach faces more sexual abuse charges

3 hours 11 min ago

Robert Humphrey, 51, was originally arrested in January. The alleged abuse spanned 1993 to 2001, when the alleged victims were children.
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‘Bully’ bosses issue ‘swept under the carpet’ until junior government lawyer sent email

3 hours 23 min ago

Flattering memo about a much despised boss brought the ire of junior lawyer in Ontario’s Ministry of the Attorney General.
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Province moves ahead with pursuit of trains powered by hydrogen fuel cells for GO Transit

3 hours 50 min ago

Government will pay two rail manufacturers, Alstom and Siemens, $1.5 million each to design coaches powered by the clean technology.
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Special counsel brings new charges against ex-Trump associates Manafort and Gates

4 hours 6 min ago

The new indictment comes a week after special counsel Robert Mueller filed charges against 13 Russians, accusing them of a vast conspiracy to undermine the U.S. presidential election.
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Ontario needs funds to help weather Pacific trade pact, Wynne says

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 22:09

Premier pushing feds for billions in ‘transitional funding’ that critics believe won’t save jobs in the long run
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New-home sales in Toronto hit 10-year low

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 21:40

New single-family home sales hit 10-year low in January, according to the home builders' association.
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Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting near U of T’s Scarborough campus

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 21:14

Aruran Suthakaran, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Anik Stewart.
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Gambling boss hit with 2-year prison term

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 20:55

Sentencing for David Hair, 50, who ran Platinum Sports Book, an online gambling enterprise that grossed more than $100 million in five years before it was shut down on Super Bowl Sunday in February 2013
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After Trump’s endorsement, the NRA denounces the FBI, calls Democrats ‘saboteurs’ and says reporters ‘love mass shootings’

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 20:06

NRA leaders Wayne LaPierre and Dana Loesch went on the attack at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday, ending their temporary silence on the Florida school massacre with a return to starkly bleak rhetoric.
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Newmarket man claims $250,000 Instant Ice prize OLG flagged as ‘insider win’

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:52

Larry Allen faced 30-day wait before he could pick up winnings because his sister-in-law is an employee at an Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation retail location.
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Toronto police union vote finds 86 per cent don’t have confidence in Chief Mark Saunders

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:50

The vote is a wholly symbolic gesture, as the police chief is hired and employed by the Toronto police services board. But union president says the poll is Saunders’ “last opportunity” to act on its demands.
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Kalen Schlatter, accused in death of Tess Richey, makes brief video appearance in court

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:40

“I can understand what they’re going through, but from an investigator standpoint we need to separate the connection between us and the family,” co-lead detective Ted Lioumanis told the Star after the appearance.
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Caroline Mulroney to Patrick Brown: 'A leadership race is not the place to clear your name'

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:57

In a statement on Twitter, Caroline Mulroney says the Tories need a leader that will put the party before individual needs.
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OPP continue search for boy swept away by Grand River floodwaters

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:38

Kaden Young, 3, went missing after his mother’s car was pulled into the water near Orangeville. It would be a “miracle” to find him alive, said OPP.
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Raymond Cormier found not guilty in death of Tina Fontaine

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:07

The Crown had argued that Cormier convicted himself with his own admissions on secret police recordings. But the defence said numerous forensic holes in the prosecution’s case had left reasonable doubt.
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CSIS says ‘total’ information warfare a threat to democracy

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:39

A shocking new report paints a bleak picture, noting how easy it is to spread disinformation online through platforms like Facebook and Twitter and pointing out that Western governments can do little to combat the issue.
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Trudeau faces more trouble on India trip after invitation error, reports of snub by Indian PM Modi

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:30

Justin Trudeau’s trip to India has drawn criticism after a convicted attempted murder was invited to a reception, something the PMO says was a mistake, and reports that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is snubbing his Canadian counterpart.
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Dave Feschuk: Canada not taking Germany lightly heading into Olympic men’s hockey semifinals

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:24

General manager Sean Burke remembers first hand the time Canada almost lost to Germany at the 1992 Olympics. Maybe it’ll be slightly less tempting to consider Canada’s game against the Germans a formality, writes Dave Feschuk.
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