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Toronto man dies in hospital after shooting in parking lot on Monday

Toronto police say a man has died in hospital after he was shot in a parking lot on Monday night. Police say officers found the man lying on the ground in the parking lot with multiple gunshot wounds in the city's north end.

Toronto police say man dead after he was shot while driving in city's north end

Toronto police say a man is dead after he was shot while driving in the city's north end. Police say they were called to the scene around 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

42 operators chosen to apply for Ontario pot store licences in second lottery

TORONTO — Ontario has selected 42 operators who can apply to run the next wave of cannabis shops in the province but some analysts say the new stores still won't be enough to combat pot sold on the black market.

Man charged in alleged hit-and-run, Mexican national dead in Niagara, Ont.

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ont. — Police say a man has been charged in an alleged hit-and-run that left a Mexican national dead in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Niagara regional police say the 33-year-old woman was hit by a pickup truck on Aug.

One person in custody after fatal shooting in Burlington, Ont.: Police

BURLINGTON, Ont. — Police say one person is in custody after a fatal shooting in Burlington, Ont. Halton regional police say they found the female victim with traumatic injuries inside a home on Wednesday afternoon.

A timeline of events in the battle over Ontario's sex-ed curriculum

TORONTO — A timeline of events in the multi-year political battle over Ontario's sex education curriculum: ____ September 2015: The Liberal government implements a "modernized" new sex-education curriculum.

Ontario fights order to release documents outlining cabinet minister priorities

TORONTO — Ontario's information and privacy commissioner says the government is going to court to prevent the release of Premier Doug Ford's mandate letters to his cabinet ministers, which outline their key priorities.

Woman, 24, killed in crash near London, Ont., was student from India

MIDDLESEX CENTRE, Ont. — A woman killed in a car crash near London, Ont., last week has been identified as a 24-year-old student from India. Police say Keerthana Susheel Tholoor, of Kottayam, Kerala, India, was a passenger in the vehicle.

Man, 23, charged with second-degree murder in Canada Day shooting

Ottawa police say a man has been charged with second-degree murder in relation to a shooting in the city's ByWard Market on Canada Day. An arrest warrant for the 23-year-old accused had been in place since July 5.

Five changes to Ontario's sex-ed curriculum

TORONTO — Ontario's Progressive Conservative government released a new health and physical education curriculum Wednesday, including sex-ed components that are largely similar to the previous Liberal government curriculum that the Tories maligned as