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3 hrs ago | GlobalNews
Of the 1,308 Toronto cyclists hit by opening car doors between 2005 and 2013, most were hurt but only one was killed: A 57-year-old man biking east on Eglinton Avenue West on a May afternoon in 2008 when a 43-year-old woman opened her car door and sent the man flying into traffic, where he was hit by a truck.
7 hrs ago | CBC News
Mayor Rob Ford listens to fellow mayoral contender Olivia Chow during an election debate hosted in Scarborough by the Canadian Tamil Congress on July 15, 2014.
10 hrs ago | Torontoist
A spokesman for the the provincial liquor control agency says Ford Fest was denied a booze permit because the event was deemed not "municipally significant."
14 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
This screenshot from a dashcam video posted on Youtube July 21, 2014, shows a Toronto Transit Commission running a red light and nearly hitting a pedestrian at the intersection of Eglinton Ave. and Ionview Rd. This screenshot from a dashcam video posted on Youtube July 21, 2014, shows a Toronto Transit Commission running a red light and nearly ... (more)
Justis Danto-Clancy, a 24-year-old graduate of the University of King's College, moved back in to his parent's home near Yonge Street and St. Clair Avenue about a year and a half ago.
A man, who fired a gun outside an apartment building in Newmarket shortly after midnight, is in serious condition following a police shooting, and the province's police watchdog is now investigating.
Four people have been arrested and police are searching for one man after a young woman was allegedly sexually assaulted and robbed on Thursday.
Happy birthday, Prince George. Here's to another year of bashing other kids on the head at playgroup as the most popular member of the Royal family.
Every week, until the municipal election this fall, the Star is trekking around the city to find out what issues are on peoples' minds.
Toronto-bound lanes of the Burlington Skyway will be closed at night over this weekend to complete ongoing anti-corrosive maintenance on the bridge's steel trusses.
This week marked the two year anniversary of the mass shooting at a block party in the Danzig neighbourhood of Scarborough, a night that that left the city stunned and grieving, 22 people injured and 20-year-old Joshua Yasay and 14-year-old Shyanne Charles dead.
Construction work at the intersection of Dundas St. West and Spadina Ave. on July 15 2014.
It's going to be another challenging weekend for drivers in Toronto. If you're planning on going anywhere, it might be a good idea to look to public transit.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 04:12 pm
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