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  1. Man, 43, dead after being struck by taxi near Bloor & KeeleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | 680News

    Toronto police say a pedestrian has died from his injuries after he was hit by a taxi on May 16. Investigators say the 43-year-old man was struck near Indian Grove Road, near Bloor Street West and Keele Street, shortly before 3:30 a.m. At the time of the incident, police said the taxi driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. We have sent a confirmation email to {* emailAddressData *} .


  2. Police seek man in 'alarming' sex assault on house cleanerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Toronto police are looking for a man they say sexually assaulted a woman who was cleaning a house in the Deepwood Crescent and Greenland Road area. The man knocked on the front door, said he was looking to buy the house, which was up for sale, and was allowed to enter.


  3. Toronto teen accidentally shoots himself, tells police it was drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Toronto police were called to the city's north end Sunday afternoon after a teen had been shot in the leg. At the time, police were led to believe he had been shot by an unknown gunman.


  4. BWW Review: TITANIC Doesn't Sink At The Princess of Wales TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Titanic the Musical opened yesterday afternoon in Toronto, and was met by thunderous applause and a standing ovation following the performance. The musical, which opened in 1997 on Broadway and pre-dates the James Cameron film went on to win five Tony Awards including "Best Musical" - but still closed at a significant financial loss on Broadway and was negatively received by critics.


  5. Boy, 17, charged after another teen shot himself in the leg, Toronto police sayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | 680News

    Toronto police were called to San Romanoway on the afternoon of Sunday, May 24, 2015 after a teen boy was shot. Toronto police have laid charges against a 17-year-old boy after they say 13-year-old boy shot himself in the leg on Sunday near Jane Street and Finch Avenue West.


  6. Winnipeg fitness guru brings workouts to the ballparkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | My

    Ainsley McSorley figures she's found the perfect place in downtown Winnipeg for a summer workout. She won't be the only person using the spot, but at Shaw Park there is plenty of room for everybody.


  7. Composite sketch of suspect wanted in connection with Don Mills...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 680News

    Toronto police have released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with a daylight sexually assault in the city's north end. Police said the victim, a 24-year-old woman, had been hired to clean a home for sale in the Deepwood Crescent and Greenland Road area.


  8. BWW TV Exclusive: Titanic Star Ben Heppner Discusses Musical Debut; a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    BroadwayWorld Toronto Senior Editor Alan Henry interviewed TITANIC star Ben Heppner at The Princess of Wales Theatre prior to the show's opening in Toronto Sunday afternoon. Take a look at the interview below, which includes brand new production footage! TITANIC is part of the Mirvish 2014-15 Subscription Season, playing through June 21, 2015 at Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatre.


  9. Toronto police to release sketch of home invasion sexual assault suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Toronto police are expected to release a composite sketch of a suspect sought for allegedly sexually assaulting a 24-year-old woman during a home invasion last week. Police say the victim was in the residence in the Deepwood Cres.


  10. Midtowners battle the rise of the midriseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    A group of midtown Toronto residents has banded together to fight what it's dubbed “density creep,” amid a push for midrise development citywide that shows no signs of abating. The Density Creep Neighborhood Alliance formed in response to a proposed townhouse development on Keewatin Ave. near Mt.


  11. Boy, 13, hospitalized after shooting in north-end TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    Toronto Police say a 13-year-old boy has been shot and taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting in the city's north-end. Toronto Police say a 13-year-old boy has been shot and taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting in the city's north-end.


  12. An ambulance is shown in Toronto in an undated file photo. CITYNEWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 680News

    A male believed to be in his teens was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a shooting in near Jane Street and Finch Avenue West on Sunday afternoon, Toronto paramedics confirm. Police investigating a shooting in the area of San Romanoway and Finch Ave W. Please call 416-808-3100 if you have any witness info.


  13. Characters from "Mean Girls" and the mansion featured in the filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Real Deal

    The massive neoclassical mansion featured in the 2004 Lindsay Lohan film, "Mean Girls," has hit the market asking $12 million. So fetch! The 20,000-square-foot property is located at 11 High Point Road in Toronto.


  14. Police investigating after man stabbed multiple times in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | CBC News

    Toronto police are searching for assailants after a man was stabbed multiple times during a fight in the early morning hours. The altercation occurred shortly before 2 a.m. ET outside of the Oxford Pub & Restaurant in the area of Brimley Road and Eglinton Avenue East in Scarborough.


  15. 1 man suffers life-threatening head injuries in Hwy. 404 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | 680News

    Emergency crews respind to a single-vehicle crash on Highway 404 on Saturday, May 23, 2015. One man has been sent to hospital with life-threatening head injuries after a single-vehicle rollover collision on Highway 404 near Steeles Avenue East on Saturday morning, the OPP confirm.


  16. Doors Open Toronto 2015: Architecture critic Alex Bozikovic's top five picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Globe and Mail

    Last summer, Don Mills welcomed two new institutions , and two remarkable buildings, from the city's Ismaili community. Doors Open opens up access to the Ismaili Centre: a community and religious centre designed by Indian architect Charles Correa with Toronto's Moriyama + Teshima and Arriz & Co, it blends delicate ornament with one of the great glass roofs on the continent.


  17. Media Alert: Tuesday 11:30 -- Media Kick-Off for the 2015 Scotiabank Caribbean CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Market Wire

    The media is invited to join community leaders, Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival performers, sponsors, Federal, Provincial and City politicians at the official media launch for this year's Carnival on Tuesday, May 26 at 11:30 a.m. at the Ontario Science Centre. A performance by The Chitans -- a family singing group that recently received the U.S. Congressional Award for work they have done on the streets of New York City.


  18. Captain John's is readied for its final voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Toronto Star

    Almost every day this week, “Captain” John Letnik has made a heart-wrenching pilgrimage to the foot of Yonge St. to watch his life's work being dismantled, bit by rusting bit. The iconic Captain John's Seafood Harbour Boat Restaurant sign that stood for decades on the aged bow of the waterfront landmark, the Jadran, was lifted down by crane on Wednesday.


  19. Inside the $15 million mansion from Mean GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 |

    THIS address is so fetch! The home to Mean Girls bully Regina George, played by Rachel McAdams, is up for sale. THOUSANDS of 'super fans' have swung behind Australian entrant Guy Sebastian at the first full dress rehearsal for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest.


  20. Weeks after Suraiya Gangaram's stabbing death, daughters' fate still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CBC News

    The family of a "caring, loving and very humble" Toronto mother of three, stabbed to death two weeks ago, is adamant her three girls do not end up in foster care. Two weeks after the death of Suraiya Gangaram , the girls, aged 14, eight and six, have returned to school for a sense of normalcy but uncertainties related to who they will live with worry the girls, says Ashley Gangaram, Suraiya Gangaram's cousin.