The beleaguered Ontario Liberals have chosen Steven Del Duca to replace former premier Kathleen Wynne and lead the party as it rebuilds from a catastrophic election defeat two years ago. The former cabinet minister won in a first ballot landslide with 58.5 per cent of the vote at a delegated convention in
Fresh Sprout brand fresh bean sprouts has been recalled due to possible salmonella contamination,” the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) said. The recalled product was distributed in Ontario. The recall applies to Fresh Sprout International’s fresh bean sprouts 454 g 8 27468 00100 0 with best before date 2020 FEB 28.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police say they are set to announce a “successful outcome” of the infamous CRA telephone scam that originates overseas and has taken aim at tens of thousands of Canadians. Friday’s announcement will be made at a press conference, which will be held in Milton, Ont., starting at 1:30 p.m. ET. The
Well-known national newspaper columnist Christie Blatchford has died at 68, according to the newspaper she worked for. The Quebec-born Blatchford, who worked at the National Post, Globe and Mail and both the Toronto Sun and Star, was diagnosed with late-stage lung cancer in the fall of 2019. “We’ll miss her
Public health officials have set up a hotline for passengers who travelled alongside the man with Canada’s first confirmed case of coronavirus on a flight from China to Toronto last week. The patient’s wife is also presumed to be carrying the illness, though her case has not yet been confirmed by
In a bustling kitchen at a Toronto-area community health centre, Hayfa Mousa pauses as she reflects on the last seven years of her life. Her eyes fill as she recalls the stress and isolation she felt before finally finding community and calm. Originally from Iraq, the 56-year-old cares for an adult daughter who underwent
The federal government failed on Friday to persuade an Appeal Court that a schizophrenic man who attacked a Canadian Forces recruiting centre was a one-person terrorist group. In upholding the acquittal of Ayanle Hassan Ali, Ontario’s top court rejected the idea that someone committing a terrorist act could legally be
Sales of electric vehicles in Ontario have plummeted since the Progressive Conservative government cancelled a rebate last year, hampering progress toward a national target. In the first six months of this year, sales in Ontario were down more than 55 per cent from the same period in 2018, according to