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17-year-old girl dead after hit-and-run in Toronto's north end: police

Toronto police say a 17-year-old girl is dead after a hit-and-run in the city's north end. Police say the incident happened early Sunday morning at 12:15 a.m., when the girl and a 19-year-old woman were using a crosswalk.
Ontario reports 415 new COVID-19 cases, over half from reporting delay

Ontario reports 415 new COVID-19 cases, over half from reporting delay

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 415 new COVID-19 cases today, and 19 more deaths. More than half of the new cases are from a previous reporting delay between a lab and public health.
Pandemic, labour disruptions raise questions about value of 2020 report cards

Pandemic, labour disruptions raise questions about value of 2020 report cards

Ontario's teachers have not yet written year-end report cards for their students, but Paloma del Castillo already knows what hers will look like.
Ontario reports 455 new COVID-19 cases, including 68 due to a delay

Ontario reports 455 new COVID-19 cases, including 68 due to a delay

TORONTO — Ontario reported a spike in new COVID-19 cases Saturday, though dozens were attributed to a reporting delay, as the province extended its emergency orders for another 10 days.
Quebec sees hospitalizations dip while reporting 35 additional COVID-19 deaths

Quebec sees hospitalizations dip while reporting 35 additional COVID-19 deaths

MONTREAL — Provincial health authorities announced 35 additional deaths today in Quebec due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 4,970. Quebec also reported 226 new cases in the past 24 hours, raising the total to 52,624.

Hunger strike at Ottawa jail ends after deal reached on food, sanitation demands

OTTAWA — A hunger strike by inmates at an Ottawa jail ended Thursday, just over a day after they began protesting conditions they say have worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Legault promises aid for Quebec hotels feeling impact of pandemic on tourism

Legault promises aid for Quebec hotels feeling impact of pandemic on tourism

ORFORD, Que. — Francois Legault says he will unveil a plan next week to provide financial assistance to the province's struggling tourism industry.

Long-term care company cuts ties executive after comments made during meeting

A long-term care provider's decision to cut ties with an executive who made disparaging remarks about the relatives of residents struck by the COVID-19 pandemic falls short of the mark, family members said Friday as they continued to push for greater
Federal funding offer not enough to cover Ontario's COVID-19 costs, Ford says

Federal funding offer not enough to cover Ontario's COVID-19 costs, Ford says

TORONTO — A $14 billion federal financial aid offer to all of Canada's provinces and territories isn't enough, Ontario Premier Doug Ford said Friday, noting the cost of his province's COVID-19 response alone is expected to be $23 billion.

Teen charged with attempted murder in stabbing of 79-year-old woman

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Police west of Toronto say a 15-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly attacking a 79-year-old woman. Officers say the incident happened in Oakville, Ont.