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Peterborough, Ont., man arrested for emailing bomb threats across Ontario, Vancouver

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. — A Peterborough, Ont., man is facing more than a dozen charges after police say he emailed bomb threats to institutions across Ontario and in Vancouver. Police say Josuha Kimble, 40, was arrested on Tuesday.
Officials urge bikers to sit out traditional Friday the 13th motorcycle rally

Officials urge bikers to sit out traditional Friday the 13th motorcycle rally

PORT DOVER, Ont. — Local and provincial officials are calling on bikers to sit out their traditional Friday the 13th pilgrimage to Port Dover, Ont., because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mayor urges Torontonians to stay home as COVID-19 cases rise in the city

Mayor urges Torontonians to stay home as COVID-19 cases rise in the city

Toronto's mayor wants city residents to stay home unless it's absolutely necessary to go out. John Tory focused Thursday on a renewed call for people to limit their movements to help curb the spread of COVID-19.
With COVID-19 cases on the rise, Quebec considers temporarily shutting schools

With COVID-19 cases on the rise, Quebec considers temporarily shutting schools

MONTREAL — The Quebec government says it's considering shutting schools for up to a month around the holiday season to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
Ontario could see 6,500 new daily cases of COVID-19 in December, new modelling shows

Ontario could see 6,500 new daily cases of COVID-19 in December, new modelling shows

TORONTO — Ontario could see as many as 6,500 new daily cases of COVID-19 by mid-December unless steps are taken to limit the spread of the virus, newly released projections showed Thursday as the province marked another record for new infections.
New centre dedicated to improving health-care for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis

New centre dedicated to improving health-care for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis

TORONTO — One of Canada's leading teaching hospitals has launched an Indigenous-led centre dedicated to improving health-care services for First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities.
Calling anti-Semite to testify at hate trial would have been disastrous, lawyer says

Calling anti-Semite to testify at hate trial would have been disastrous, lawyer says

TORONTO — Calling a notorious anti-Semite as a witness would have been disastrous to the defence of wilfully promoting hatred, the former lawyer for a convicted hate monger testified on Thursday.

'An absolute tragedy:' Charges upgraded in Toronto shooting after 12-year-old dies

TORONTO — Charges against two men accused of firing 30 rounds at a moving vehicle in Toronto over the weekend have been upgraded to first-degree murder following the death of a 12-year-old boy who was hit by a stray bullet.
Montreal-area mayor threatened over plan to cull deer in local park, police say

Montreal-area mayor threatened over plan to cull deer in local park, police say

LONGUEUIL, Que. — Police south of Montreal say they are investigating after a mayor was allegedly threatened over her plan to cull deer living in a city park.
Watchdog seeking witnesses to shooting of Black man by Montreal police

Watchdog seeking witnesses to shooting of Black man by Montreal police

MONTREAL — Quebec's police watchdog is looking for people who witnessed police shoot a Black man in Montreal last month. Sheffield Matthews, 41, was shot and killed on Oct. 29 in Montreal's Cote-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grace borough.