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Police charge teen following alleged anti-Black comments during online session

MARKHAM, Ont. — Police north of Toronto say an 18-year-old man has been charged after allegedly making hate-motivated comments during an online session with his school in April. York Regional Police say the teen from Markham, Ont.
CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists

CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists

TORONTO — The Calgary Stampeders are taking a flyer on linebacker Marcus Smith II. Smith, a former first-round pick of the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles, is one of 10 players on Calgary's negotiation list.
Wolfpack fate could be decided Friday at meeting of Super League board

Wolfpack fate could be decided Friday at meeting of Super League board

TORONTO — A meeting of the Super League board Friday could decide the future of the Toronto Wolfpack.
Ontario county opens student-only COVID-19 test sites

Ontario county opens student-only COVID-19 test sites

A county in southwestern Ontario has established COVID-19 assessment centres exclusively for school children to reduce the amount of time kids have to spend waiting for a test.
Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

TORONTO — Pop duo Neon Dreams and singer-songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk are among the Canadian musicians who will take a swing at returning some semblance of normalcy to the country’s touring industry this fall.

Toronto police arrest 18-year-old man after fatal shooting in June

Toronto police say they've arrested and charged a man with first-degree murder after a shooting that left one person dead and another injured.
Up to 60 pharmacies to begin COVID-19 testing in Ontario by Friday

Up to 60 pharmacies to begin COVID-19 testing in Ontario by Friday

TORONTO — Up to 60 Ontario pharmacies will offer COVID-19 tests starting Friday, an initiative the government hopes will help reduce long waits at assessment centres across the province.
Advocates want winter plan for homeless in Toronto, city says plan is coming

Advocates want winter plan for homeless in Toronto, city says plan is coming

TORONTO — Derrick Black just wants a place to call home before winter arrives.
Quebec releases scathing reports into long-term care homes where dozens died

Quebec releases scathing reports into long-term care homes where dozens died

MONTREAL — The owners of a private long-term care home in suburban Montreal where dozens of residents died during the COVID-19 pandemic in March and April displayed "organizational negligence," according to a new report.

Nurses groups concerned over regulatory body's plan to expand RPN duties

TORONTO — Two groups representing Ontario nurses are raising concerns about their regulatory body's decision to expand the scope of practice for registered practical nurses in the province.
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