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'I'm not paying it': Family furious over $400/day hospital fine for not moving to LTC

'I'm not paying it': Family furious over $400/day hospital fine for not moving to LTC

A few weeks ago, Michele Campeau faced what seemed like an impossible decision: move her mom from a hospital bed to a long-term care home the family hated or pay $400 a day to remain at the health-care facility.
Man accused of running over Toronto police officer testifies at murder trial

Man accused of running over Toronto police officer testifies at murder trial

TORONTO — A man accused of running over a Toronto police officer nearly three years ago described walking around the city's downtown with his pregnant wife and young son that evening as he took the stand in his murder trial Tuesday.
Ontario looks at counting student residences toward aim of building 1.5 million homes

Ontario looks at counting student residences toward aim of building 1.5 million homes

TORONTO — Ontario is considering counting student residences toward its target of building 1.
A bunch of people dressed up as the sun in Niagara Falls and broke a Guinness record

A bunch of people dressed up as the sun in Niagara Falls and broke a Guinness record

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. — If you're wondering whether there is a Guinness World Record for "largest gathering of people dressed as the sun", the answer is, yes, and it now belongs to Niagara Falls, Ont.
Toronto police cop suffers serious but non-life-threatening injuries during arrest

Toronto police cop suffers serious but non-life-threatening injuries during arrest

TORONTO — The Toronto Police Service says an officer was injured while making an arrest during an alleged car theft. The incident happened near Yonge and Kingsdale around 10 p.m.
Man convicted in London, Ont., attack on Muslim family plans to appeal: lawyer

Man convicted in London, Ont., attack on Muslim family plans to appeal: lawyer

The lawyer for a man convicted of murdering four members of a Muslim family in what the judge deemed to be an act of terrorism says his client is seeking to appeal the convictions.
Officer was not visible to driver when he was run over: crash reconstructionist

Officer was not visible to driver when he was run over: crash reconstructionist

TORONTO — A Toronto police officer would not have been visible to the man who ran him over because he was on the ground in the car's blind zone, a crash reconstructionist told jurors Monday. Det. Const.
Ontario paramedic among Canadians dead in Swiss avalanche: Perth County

Ontario paramedic among Canadians dead in Swiss avalanche: Perth County

An Ontario county has confirmed that a local paramedic was among the Canadians killed after being caught in an avalanche while on vacation in Switzerland.
For some who are spiritually inclined, eclipse has added significance

For some who are spiritually inclined, eclipse has added significance

TORONTO — When the Earth, moon and sun align on Monday, Kendra Pape-Green plans to be in a secluded spot in nature.
Two Toronto utility workers injured working on hydro vault, area power knocked out

Two Toronto utility workers injured working on hydro vault, area power knocked out

TORONTO — Two utility workers were sent to hospital after they were injured while working in a Toronto Hydro cable chamber, officials said Saturday, referring to an incident that knocked out power to a small area near the city's harbourfront.