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Coroner's inquest into fatal shooting of teen by Toronto police postponed

Coroner's inquest into fatal shooting of teen by Toronto police postponed

TORONTO — A coroner's inquest into the death of a distraught teen shot by a Toronto police officer has been postponed.
Ontario's top doctor 'strongly' recommends masks, warns mandate on table

Ontario's top doctor 'strongly' recommends masks, warns mandate on table

TORONTO — Ontario's chief medical officer of health is "strongly recommending" residents mask in all indoor public settings in order to protect children from a "triple threat" of respiratory viruses, while warning that a possible mandate remains on t
Police investigating sudden deaths of three people in northwestern Ontario residence

Police investigating sudden deaths of three people in northwestern Ontario residence

SIOUX LOOKOUT, Ont. — Police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the sudden deaths of three people at a residence in the community of Hudson, in northwestern Ontario.
Ontario premier announces plan to extend provincial gas tax cut for one year

Ontario premier announces plan to extend provincial gas tax cut for one year

TORONTO — A temporary tax cut intended to help Ontario residents save money at the pumps will be extended for another year, the province's premier announced on Sunday.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford urges masking, stops short of imposing mandate

Ontario Premier Doug Ford urges masking, stops short of imposing mandate

TORONTO — As pediatric hospitals across Ontario deal with an unprecedented surge of very sick children, Premier Doug Ford asked residents to mask up on Sunday but stopped short of mandating the practice

One man dead, police investigating after Toronto shooting

Toronto police say one man is dead and homicide detectives are investigating after a shooting in the city's northeast. Police say officers responded around 6:30 p.m.
Top Ontario doctor to ask public to mask up as respiratory illnesses rage: sources

Top Ontario doctor to ask public to mask up as respiratory illnesses rage: sources

TORONTO — Ontario's top doctor will recommend the public begin masking on Monday in an effort to help overwhelmed children's hospitals, two government sources said Saturday.
GO Transit bus service resumes after tentative contract ended workers' strike

GO Transit bus service resumes after tentative contract ended workers' strike

TORONTO — GO Transit bus service has resumed after the union representing striking workers reached a deal with their employer.
Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto reduces surgeries to preserve critical care

Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto reduces surgeries to preserve critical care

TORONTO — The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto says it is reducing surgeries to preserve its critical care capacity as it deals with a surge of intensive care cases.
Ontarians gather to mark Remembrance Day with ceremonies across the province

Ontarians gather to mark Remembrance Day with ceremonies across the province

TORONTO — Crowds gathered under grey skies and occasional rain at ceremonies across Ontario on Friday to pay their respects to those who died fighting for Canada, with many noting the importance of those efforts at a time when freedom and democracy a