Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ontario News

Local news for Ontario continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

12 min ago | Brandon Sun

Protesters denounce Israeli offensive in Gaza, call on Harper to support peace

Tempers flared briefly as protesters marched through downtown Ottawa today, calling on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to denounce Israel's military actions in Gaza.

Comment?

Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Stephen Harper, North America, Canada,

12 min ago | CBC News

Teen and 2 men arrested in alleged taxi driver assault

Two men and a teenage boy have been arrested in connection with the alleged assault and robbery of a taxi driver.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

2 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Canada deports 20 members of Hungarian human trafficking ring

Twenty members of a Hungarian human trafficking ring that brought people from eastern Europe with promises of a better life in Canada have been deported, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney said Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

3 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Ontario Liberals propose bill to ban paying people for their blood

Ontario's governing Liberals are bringing back legislation that would ban payments to people for their blood and plasma, following the opening of two paid plasma clinics in Toronto.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

5 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Four arrested, one outstanding in alleged gang sexual assault and robbery

Four people have been arrested and police are searching for one man after a young woman was allegedly sexually assaulted and robbed on Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

8 hrs ago | CBC News

Male pedestrian struck and killed by GO Train in Toronto

Toronto police are investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian and a GO Train near Dundas Street West and Sterling Road on Monday evening.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

12 hrs ago | HON

Irregular Heart Rhythm Ups Stroke Risk Soon After Heart Surgery

People who are older than 65 who've had a stroke or heart valve surgery, or who have known blood vessel disease, have an increased risk of stroke after heart surgery, a new study finds.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CBC News

Victim shot in leg on Ritchie Street

Police said they received the call at about 3:02 p.m. ET about a shooting. Police confirmed the victim had been shot in the leg.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

The Globe and Mail

Ontario corn farmers hit by plummeting prices

Corn prices are at four-year lows: 'We have to be a little more frugal,' says Mark Brock.

Comment?

Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Weather

CBC News

Rebuilding lives in aftermath of the shooting that killed Abshir Hassan

When school teacher Abshir Hassan was gunned down in front of his building in Lawrence Heights earlier this month, a community mourned.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

CBC News

Heat warning Tuesday for eastern Ontario towns

Communities in eastern Ontario can expect both a hot day Tuesday with humidity making the temperature feel closer to 40 C. Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for several eastern Ontario communities for Tuesday, when temperatures are expected to rise above 30 C. Heat warnings are declared when Environment Canada forecasts a humidex of 40 ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Weather,

Canada.com

John Boyko: Ukraine's long struggle echoes in Canada

Roman was Russian or maybe Ukrainian. The folks of his town went from one to the other with each shift of the restless border.

Comment?

Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, World News, Brazil, Canada

CBC News

Nexus goes 24 hours at Peace Bridge crossing in Ontario

Steven Blaney, minister of public safety and emergency preparedness, on Monday helped announced changes for crossing the border at the Peace Bridge between Ontario and New York.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Prison

Globe and Mail

Land rulings a clear message to Ottawa, provinces: It's time to govern

The Supreme Court of Canada has delivered two significant decisions this summer regarding aboriginal title and treaty rights.

Comment?

Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

CFRB

Charges dropped against four in Project Traveller probe

Four of the 60 people arrested in the Project Traveller drug investigation have had the criminal charges against them dropped.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

CBC News

Ottawa road, bridge renewal projects begin Monday

Motorist in Ottawa and Gatineau should expect delays and detours, as several construction projects on roads and bridges launch in the capital region on Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Globe and Mail

No leads on death of Canadian law professor killed in Tallahassee, Florida

Dan Markel, from his Facebook page, with unidentified children. A widely respected law professor originally from Toronto, Mr. Markel was gunned down in his Florida home, but police are saying little about the circumstances of his death other than to confirm it is being investigated as a homicide.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tallahassee, FL, Social Software, Canada, Florida State University

Canada.com

OTTAWA, ON: JUNE 25, 2014: Senator Raynell Andreychuk who oversees conflict of interest issues, and is barred from entering Russia.

1 comment

Related Topix: Canada,

Boston.com

Ontario Firefighters Battle Three-Alarm Blaze

Firefighters in Hamilton, Ontario spent early Saturday battling a three-alarm fire that ripped through an industrial building.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Brandon Sun

Canadian teacher detained in Jakarta jail on accusations of child sexual assault

The family of a Canadian teacher detained in an Indonesian jail on allegations of child sexual assault has been trying to enlist Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird to help win his release.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Canada,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••