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Three more suspects arrested in alleged sex assault at Ottawa park

OTTAWA — Police in Ottawa say they've arrested the three remaining suspects in an alleged robbery and sexual assault at a city park. Police say a 23-year-old man and two 18-year-old women were arrested last week and charged with multiple offences.
Exhibit of Picasso's 'blue period' heading to the Art Gallery of Ontario

Exhibit of Picasso's 'blue period' heading to the Art Gallery of Ontario

TORONTO — The Art Gallery of Ontario is planning a major Pablo Picasso exhibition focused on the painter's popular "blue period.

23-year-old London, Ont., man dies in head-on crash on Highway 401

LONDON, Ont. — A 23-year-old man is dead after a collision on a stretch of Highway 401 running through London, Ont. Provincial police say the crash took place Monday night at about 9 p.m.
Stampeders teammates, Roughriders running back named CFL top performers

Stampeders teammates, Roughriders running back named CFL top performers

TORONTO — Calgary defensive back Tre Roberson, Stampeders wide receiver Eric Rogers and Saskatchewan Roughriders running back William Powell are the CFL's top performers of the week for Week 14.

Ottawa man, 35, dies after car hits tractor-trailer on Highway 417

OTTAWA — A 35-year-old man has died after police say his car collided with a tractor-trailer in Ottawa this morning. Provincial police say the crash took place around 2:30 a.m. on Highway 417 near Hunt Club Road.
Tanya Talaga, Alicia Elliott among all-female Writers' Trust non-fiction finalists

Tanya Talaga, Alicia Elliott among all-female Writers' Trust non-fiction finalists

Toronto journalist Tanya Talaga and Indigenous writer Alicia Elliott are among the nominees for the $60,000 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction. Organizers say it's the first time all the finalists shortlisted for the prize are women.
Haviah Mighty wins Polaris prize for her album '13th Floor'

Haviah Mighty wins Polaris prize for her album '13th Floor'

TORONTO — Haviah Mighty has won the 2019 Polaris Music Prize for her album "13th Floor." The project, the first awarded to a female rap artist, was selected by an 11-member jury as the Canadian album of the year based on its artistic merit.

Man dies in hospital after shooting in plaza, Toronto police say

Toronto police say a man died of his injuries in hospital after a shooting in a plaza Monday evening. Police say the shooting happened at about 6 p.m. (near Dufferin Street and Glencairn Avenue).
CUPE members vote 93 per cent in favour of strike, could walk off by month's end

CUPE members vote 93 per cent in favour of strike, could walk off by month's end

TORONTO — A major union representing education workers in Ontario says its members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a potential strike that could take effect by the end of the month.
Toronto Public Health seeks to limit religious, philosophical vaccine exemptions

Toronto Public Health seeks to limit religious, philosophical vaccine exemptions

Toronto's medical officer of health wants the Ontario government to stop letting students skip their vaccines on philosophical or religious grounds.
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