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  1. No subway service between St. Andrew and Union this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | CBC News

    As Union station platform upgrades continue, there will be no subway service between St. Andrew and Union stations this weekend, the TTC says. Transit riders can use the Yonge line to travel to Union station or use the University line to travel to St. Andrew station.


  2. Government expands powers to prevent, disrupt, in new anti-terror billRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Ottawa Citizen

    ... aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks against the United States. Speaking at a community centre north of Toronto, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said that jihadist terrorism is the greatest threat the world faces. Plots have become more ...


  3. King: Before the Avro Arrow came the Canadian Jetliner - and Howard HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... Ont. Jet engines were still fairly a new concept after the Second World War, but a prototype soon took flight in Toronto on Aug. 10, 1949, after some runway construction delays. This prevented the Jetliner from becoming the world's first flying ...


  4. Premium Brands Closes Processed Meats FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    Canada-based Premium Brands Holdings Corp. announced plans to close its processed meats plant in Toronto, Ontario. The company looked at various options to continue operation of the leased facility, which was built in 1958, but due to its age and location, none were economically feasible.


  5. UPDATED 5 more suspects sought in robbery, fatal shooting at downtown restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 680News

    Toronto police are looking for five more suspects who played a role in a robbery and fatal shooting at a downtown restaurant last November . Tariq Mohammed, 31, was shot and killed at Garden Restaurant around 4 a.m. on Nov. 16, after he and his friend were targeted for his friend's gold chains - worth about $4,000.


  6. Christine Elliott tops in fundraising so far as PC leadership nominations closeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Deputy Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Christine Elliott has raised far more money than her four rivals in the party's leadership race, according to figures filed with Elections Ontario. Nominations for the race to replace Tim Hudak closed at noon but the five candidates still have until the end of February to sign up new members, who will be eligible to vote for the new leader in early May. Elliott has raised $515,000 so far in her second bid to become PC leader, with MPP Vic Fedeli, a former North Bay mayor, a distant second at $156,650, followed by Barrie MP Patrick Brown at $105,000.


  7. Anti-terror bill to prevent, crack down on violent extremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. Harper, who was to make the announcement at a noon-hour appearance in the Toronto-area riding of Richmond Hill, has said the legislation will contain measures "designed to help authorities stop planned ...


  8. Prepare yourself for battle to fight a ticket: RosemanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Abe Salzman was pulled over by police and given a $115 traffic ticket on a charge of passing off the roadway. He had driven into the wrong lane by mistake on Black Creek Rd. in Toronto.


  9. Police reveal footage from Garden Restaurant shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Security camera footage from Chinatown's Garden Restaurant shows a dispute between two groups of men that ended up in the shooting death of Tariq Mohammed. Toronto police Sgt.


  10. Michigan State vs. #13 Michigan Hockey PreviewRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Only Colors

    ... started today. They have been led in this surge by the Hobey Baker caliber play of senior forward Zach Hyman (Toronto, Ontario) who has 15 points in the past 5 games. This offensive surge has catapulted Hyman to 4th in the country in scoring with 35 ...


  11. Barclays downgrades 4 Canadian banks: BMO, Laurentian, RBC, TDRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Toronto's financial district is home to some of Canada's largest banks. Barclays has downgraded stock in four Canadian banks.


  12. Beloved outdoor rink may close after neighbour complainsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Mary-Ann Moroz says she can hardly keep her 10-year-old daughter and 13-year-old son off the outdoor ice rink in Guelph, Ont.' s Pine Ridge subdivision, but that could end if a neighbour's complaint to the city isn't resolved.


  13. Moe Pancer's deli calls it quits after 50+ yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Moe Pancer's deli is the latest in a long line of old school Toronto restaurants to pull the plug. Open since 1957, the corned beef staple closed its doors recently after failing to keep up with rent.


  14. Water main break worries neighbours in High ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The High Park area saw a stream of water flow through a residential street on Friday morning. A water main break flooded basements and sent a stream of water down Garden Avenue in the High Park neighbourhood early Friday.


  15. Governor General to Attend the Funeral of Joseph L. RotmanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will attend the funeral of the late Joseph L. Rotman, O.C., to be held at the Holy Blossom Temple in Toronto, located at 1950 Bathurst Street, on Friday, January 30, 2015 , at 1:30 p.m. His Excellency will deliver remarks on this occasion. "This great Canadian, who was invested as an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1995, demonstrated extraordinary leadership and vision throughout his life and career.


  16. Deadmau5 is taking order of a Lamborghini Huracan wrapped in a Nyan Cat liveryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... r Nissan GTR. And if you where wondering, Deadmau5 is a Canadian progressive-house music producer and performer from Toronto, Ontario.


  17. Toronto police to release security video in Chinatown restaurant murderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CFRB

    Toronto police will release security video Friday from inside a restaurant in Chintatown in the hopes of solving a murder. 31-year-old Tariq Mohammed was hit by multiple bullets inside the Garden Restaurant on Dundas St W, near Chestnut St early on Sun.


  18. Ontario health workers strike could mean hospital backlogsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Members of the Ontario Nurses Association who work for community-care access centres say they want a pay increase on par with what other nurses have received. About 3,000 members of the Ontario Nurses' Association walked off the job in a move that the union says will result in overcrowding at hospitals.


  19. Poutine with smoked chicken and dark ale beer gravy. SOURCE: Facebook/CutheCheeseTORead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 680News

    Toronto Tea Festival: Tea is more than just a beverage, it is a lifestyle. Sample different types of teas and learn what's new from exhibitors on how to process and prepare it.


  20. Toronto Food Events: Winterlicious, Latino 'Licious, Winter Fare, La Poutine Week, Get to Know PinotRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Toronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.