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Ontario introducing new home and community care legislation

TORONTO — Ontario is making changes to improve the home and community care system, in the hopes it helps keep people out of hospital who don't need to be there.
Woodbine jockey Kazushi Kimura has high expectations for himself in 2020

Woodbine jockey Kazushi Kimura has high expectations for himself in 2020

TORONTO — It's been a meteoric rise for jockey Kazushi Kimura. The laurels have been steady for the 20-year-old since 2018 when he left his native Japan to ride at Toronto's Woodbine Racetrack.

Catholic teachers increase their requests on benefits, minister says

TORONTO — Ontario's education minister came out swinging Tuesday against the Catholic teachers' union a day after negotiations were scuttled by what he said were new benefits demands.

Man accused of murder in hammer attack now facing added terror charge

TORONTO — A man accused of killing a Toronto woman with a hammer has had his murder charge updated to include terrorism activity.
Canada women happy to test themselves against elite opposition at French tourney

Canada women happy to test themselves against elite opposition at French tourney

TORONTO — For Canada coach Kenneth Heiner-Moller, one of the takeaways from last summer's early exit at the Women's World Cup in France was the need to play more Tier 1 opposition.

Toronto Arrows fullback Sam Malcolm named Major League Rugby player of the week

Toronto Arrows fullback Sam Malcolm has been named Major League Rugby's player of the week after a 24-point performance against the defending champion Seattle Seawolves.

Teen charged with first-degree murder after fatal stabbing in Toronto

Toronto police say they've charged a teenager with murder after a fatal stabbing at a business in the city's north end. They say officers responded to a call for a stabbing at 12:40 p.m. on Monday.
Canadian actor Saul Rubinek feels he was 'born to play' Nazi hunter on 'Hunters'

Canadian actor Saul Rubinek feels he was 'born to play' Nazi hunter on 'Hunters'

TORONTO — Canadian actor Saul Rubinek's role of a Polish Jew who hunts down Nazis in the new series "Hunters" hits close to home.

Quebec woman faces second manslaughter charge stemming from Gatineau apartment fire

GATINEAU, Que. — Police in Gatineau, Que., say a 39-year-old woman already facing a manslaughter charge in the death of a three-month-old baby in an apartment fire last August now faces a similar charge in the death of a man in the same fire.

New blockade suspends commuter rail service west of Toronto

Protesters have set up a blockade on a popular commuter rail line near Hamilton halting passenger train service.
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