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Police officer charged with assault after incident in Waterloo, Ont.

WATERLOO, Ont. — A police officer from Waterloo, Ont., has been charged with assault, months after an incident that sent a man to hospital.

Man, 72, dead after small plane crashes in Saguenay region

SAGUENAY, Que. — Quebec provincial police say a 72-year-old man is dead after a small plane crashed in the Saguenay on Sunday. A police spokeswoman says authorities received a distress call just before 11:30 a.m.

One person injured after two planes collide and one crashes into river in Ottawa

Ottawa Fire Services say a man suffered minor injuries after two small planes collided, causing one of the planes to crash into a river on Sunday Fire officials say the other plane was able to safely land at a nearby airport in Arnprior, Ont.
Toronto Public Library curbside pickup gaining in popularity after just one week

Toronto Public Library curbside pickup gaining in popularity after just one week

TORONTO — Dozens of rows of brown paper bags are lined up on a table with orders stapled to them. A friendly staff member greets customers, handing over their orders with gloved hands and a smile in her eyes — and presumably one under her mask.

Quebec reports 14 new COVID-19 deaths with more restrictions to ease on Monday

MONTREAL — Quebec health officials have added 27 COVID-19 related deaths today, bringing the provincial total to 5,222 since the beginning of the pandemic.

Ontario reports 190 new cases, 12 new deaths from COVID-19 on Sunday

TORONTO — Ontario reported 197 new cases of COVID-19 and 12 new deaths related to the virus on Sunday. The total number of confirmed cases now stands at 32,189, which includes 2,519 deaths.

Man in Toronto in custody after allegedly holding child outside window

TORONTO — A man is in custody in Toronto after he allegedly held a child outside a third-floor window before jumping from the building. Toronto police say the incident occurred early Sunday morning in the city's west end.

21-year-old man dead after Friday morning shooting in Mississauga, Ont.

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Police west of Toronto say homicide detectives are investigating the shooting death of a 21-year-old man. Peel Regional Police say the incident happened in Mississauga at around 4 a.m. on Friday.
Quebec adds 47 COVID-19 deaths as hospitalizations, ICU cases dip

Quebec adds 47 COVID-19 deaths as hospitalizations, ICU cases dip

MONTREAL — Quebec now has 5,195 deaths linked to COVID-19 after adding another 47 deaths to its provincially tally today. The province also reported 158 new cases, bringing the number of confirmed cases to 53,824.
Ontario eases restrictions on wedding and funeral ceremonies, not receptions

Ontario eases restrictions on wedding and funeral ceremonies, not receptions

TORONTO — The Ontario government is easing restrictions on wedding and funeral ceremonies across the province as part of the phased reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic.