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Man barricaded after Hamilton double homicide fires shots, residents asked to shelter

Man barricaded after Hamilton double homicide fires shots, residents asked to shelter

Hamilton police say a man believed to be involved in a double homicide has fired shots from the residence he's been barricaded in for hours.

Toronto police looking for suspect in Downsview Park subway station stabbing

TORONTO — One man is in hospital with serious injuries after being stabbed at a subway station in Toronto's North York neighbourhood. Toronto police were called to the Downsview Park TTC station early Saturday morning.
Two 16-year-old Mississauga boys identified as victims in Pembroke shooting

Two 16-year-old Mississauga boys identified as victims in Pembroke shooting

PEMBROKE, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police have identified two 16-year-old boys from Mississauga, Ont., as the victims of a fatal shooting northwest of Ottawa over the long weekend.
Missing child found dead in Ontario town, OPP investigating

Missing child found dead in Ontario town, OPP investigating

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, ONTARIO — Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a child was found dead in Hamilton Township at the same address they had been reported missing from.

University of Waterloo to waive tuition fees for students from two First Nations

TORONTO — The University of Waterloo is waiving tuition fees for students from two First Nations whose traditional territory the institution is located on.
Man arrested and charged in Elnaz Hajtamiri kidnapping, woman remains missing

Man arrested and charged in Elnaz Hajtamiri kidnapping, woman remains missing

Police say a fourth suspect has been arrested and charged in the kidnapping of a woman who was abducted from a home in Ontario more than a year ago. Police have said Elnaz Hajtamiri was taken on Jan.
99% of Ontario nursing homes now have air conditioning in residents' rooms: minister

99% of Ontario nursing homes now have air conditioning in residents' rooms: minister

Nearly 99 per cent of nursing homes in Ontario now have air conditioning in residents’ rooms, almost a year after the province set a deadline for the requirement.

Suspect in custody, victim recovering following afternoon stabbing in St. Catharines

SAINT CATHARINES, Ont. — One man has been arrested and another is recovering from stab wounds following an attack on the Merritt Trail in St. Catharines Thursday afternoon.

Peel police say 'prolific violent offender' considered armed and dangerous

Peel Regional Police are looking for a federal parolee who they say is a "prolific violent offender" and may be at large in the area.
Toronto mayoral candidates spar over budget deficit, affordable housing at debate

Toronto mayoral candidates spar over budget deficit, affordable housing at debate

TORONTO — The six leading candidates in Toronto's mayoral election held their fourth debate in 48 hours on Thursday, claiming to be the fiscally responsible choice to lead Canada's largest city while pledging to resolve a massive pandemic-related bud