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OAKVILLE, Ont. — Police say they are hoping to identify a male who threw a road sign onto a highway west of Toronto after a video of the incident started circulating on social media. Halton regional police say the sign was thrown off an overpass onto the Queen Elizabeth Way in Oakville, Ont. Video of the incident shows a young […]

TORONTO — Premier Doug Ford says gas station owners who don’t put his government’s anti-carbon tax stickers on their pumps will be fined but won’t be handed the maximum penalty available. Ford says his government will enforce a law passed earlier this year that makes the stickers mandatory, but the fines will be less than […]

Ottawa police are charging the driver of a city bus with more than three dozen offences after a deadly crash in January that killed three people and injured 23 others. Aissatou Diallo was initially arrested and questioned after the incident at a transit station in the city’s west end, but released without charges. Police say the 42-year-old […]

LONDON, Ont. — Police in London, Ont., say they have charged a tenth teenager after a two-month investigation into a high-school graduation party that allegedly left a home with $80,000 in damage. They say they’ve charged seven 18-year-olds and three younger teens in relation to what happened at a house rented through an online short-term rental service. […]

WHITBY, Ont. — Police say an 18-year-old camp counsellor is facing charges after the alleged sexual assault of a six-year-old girl at a zoo in Whitby, Ont. Durham regional police say the teen boy, from Oshawa, Ont., allegedly touched the child inappropriately on Tuesday. They say the girl was enrolled in a week-long summer camp when the alleged […]

TORONTO — The sexual assault trial for Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard is set to begin next month. The singer of the Canadian rock group has pleaded not guilty to two counts of sexual assault causing bodily harm and one count of sexual interference. Hoggard was arrested and charged last summer after allegations of sexual misconduct emerged. […]

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Shares in Cargojet Inc. shot higher after the company announced a new deal with that could see the online retailer acquire a stake in the company which provides overnight air cargo services. The company’s shares were up $14.88 at $105.55 in morning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Amazon uses Cargojet’s […]

TORONTO — Ontario is investing $3 million to more than double the amount of closed-circuit TV cameras for Toronto amid a recent spate of gun violence. The province says it will expand Toronto’s CCTV system from 34 cameras to 74. Premier Doug Ford says the investment will give Toronto police the tools they need to […]

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says retail sales were essentially unchanged in June as lower sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and gas stations offset gains in most of the other subsectors. Economists on average had expected a decline of 0.1 per cent, according to the financial markets data firm Refinitiv. Sales were down in […]

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Provincial police say a woman is dead and seven others are injured after a fiery crash east of Toronto on Thursday night. OPP spokeswoman Const. Lauren Ball says the crash occurred just before 11 p.m. in Oakville, Ont., and involved seven vehicles. She says a tractor trailer burst into flames on the eastbound lanes of the Queen Elizabeth […]