about 2 hours ago
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5 asylum bids. 17 aliases. Why a judge says one man showed ‘blatant disrespect’ for Canada’s laws

A man came here and was granted asylum using an alias. It took 21 years for border agents to deport him to Nigeria. H...

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about 3 hours ago
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Is the massive Russian jet parked at Pearson airworthy? Inside the fight to keep it grounded in C...

A behemoth that beckons to drivers from the highway, the jet has been racking up parking fees at 74 cents per minute ...

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about 8 hours ago
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Opinion | With the Raptors and NBA quiet for a couple of days, the hoops focus turns to Canada

Another "Golden Age" dawns for the senior men -- is it real or what? And a 3x3 women's World Cup medal a historic ach...

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about 10 hours ago
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Opinion | Julian Assange is no hero for being reckless with data

I don’t see much point in keeping him banged up for the rest of his natural life. But a criminal trial where he actua...

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about 11 hours ago
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I completed a mandatory drive-sharing course. Here’s what it took to pass (hint: it wasn’t much)

One mandatory city-approved course for drivers of ride-hailing and taxi companies doesn’t include an in-car component...

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about 22 hours ago
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Opinion | Serena Williams returns to her Wimbledon office. She’ll let us know when she’s done

Three months shy of her 41st birthday, a second act is looming for the seven-time Wimbledon singles champion, who lim...

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1 day ago
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He killed three Ontario women on one day. How an landmark inquest is trying to prevent a crime th...

The jury’s job is to find ways to stop intimate-partner homicides like the Renfrew County triple murder from happenin...

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1 day ago
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Opinion | Raptors roster, the NBA draft, a bit of baseball as Ye Olde Mailbag overflows

Having microphones in media sessions, where the newest Raptor might fit and a bit of Kyrie Irving for your entertainm...

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2 days ago
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Opinion | Seeds of discontent are just part of the story as Wimbledon prepares to launch

IOC president Thomas Bach was among those condemning Wimbledon for mashing together politics and sports. Like the Oly...

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2 days ago
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What Roe v. Wade gave America — and what the Supreme Court is taking away

Advocates argue that the 1973 ruling, by granting U.S. women the right to decide if and when to give birth, had an ou...

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2 days ago
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Hudson’s Bay is spending millions to reinvent itself as a digital-first retailer — but it may be ...

HBC has spent more than $100 million on robotics, dropped two-thirds of its brands and plans to launch same-day deliv...

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3 days ago
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Peel drug cop resigns after exposing anonymous Crime Stoppers tipster to confidential informant

Daniel Young — a 41-year-old detective constable with Peel Region’s Major Drugs, Vice and Street Crime unit — pleaded...

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3 days ago
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More than 155 daycares in Toronto have applied for the national child care program

It’s a good sign for parents paying the country’s highest fees. But some daycares say they’re waiting on details befo...

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3 days ago
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Opinion | Doug Ford hasn’t changed much — just ask his nephew

A wiser uncle would have waited a year before elevating his rookie MPP nephew to cabinet, Martin Regg Cohn writes.

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3 days ago
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There are seven new faces — including a former CFLer — in Doug Ford’s cabinet

Doug Ford’s new ministers include former councillor and mayors and four-time Grey Cup champion.

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3 days ago
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Opinion | Never mind Brad Pitt’s GQ ‘corpse’ photo — let’s talk about his hobbies

The real takeaway of GQ’s cover story is the benefit of having hobbies. I love that Brad Pitt wakes up early to pract...

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3 days ago
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Opinion | The Raptors dip into the Douala pipeline for a late bloomer. It’s worked before

Toronto took Siakam 27th six years ago and he has made two all-NBA teams. They went back to Cameroon in selecting Kol...

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3 days ago
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‘Proud is not a strong enough word:’ Aurora’s Andrew Nembhard realizes NBA dream with help from f...

Nembhard wanted to be surrounded by family and friends in Toronto who helped his journey to being drafted by the Indi...

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3 days ago
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Canada’s COVID-spurred immigration backlog is hurting its economic growth, survey suggests

Sixty-seven per cent of Canadian employers told a survey that immigration processing delays has become the top barrie...

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3 days ago
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Doug Ford unveils new cabinet with nephew Michael Ford at citizenship and multiculturalism and Sy...

Fresh from his June 2 re-election, Ford has revamped his cabinet and dumped two veteran ministers.

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3 days ago
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Opinion | The Raptors drafted Christian Koloko — a long, versatile, raw young talent to groom. We...

The 33rd pick was the biggest no-brainer of the night, all things considered. Plus, technology no one needs and a fin...

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3 days ago
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Advice | Readers express outrage, and suggest charges, regarding woman sleeping with teenage gods...

Ellie’s readers shocked by woman’s behaviour and wonder about effects on the teen.

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3 days ago
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Ontario premier Doug Ford to unveil new cabinet Friday

The premier is appointing a new health minister to replace the retired Christine Elliott and is expected to make othe...

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4 days ago
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Raptors select Christian Koloko with 33rd pick in NBA draft

The 22-year-old seven-foot-one power forward was the Pac-12 defensive player of the year last season at Arizona and h...

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4 days ago
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Canadians Bennedict Mathurin, Shaedon Sharpe go sixth, seventh in NBA draft

Indiana takes Montreal’s Mathurin, Portland grabs London’s Sharpe.

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4 days ago
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Opinion | The weird and worrying return of the convoy — with support from a fifth of the Conserva...

The convoy crowd lives among us, wrapped in Canadian flags. We shouldn’t treat its embrace as normal. It should not b...

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4 days ago
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Opinion | Rowdy Tellez might be one who got away from the Jays, but there wasn’t room for him in ...

Brewers first baseman has become a fan favourite in Milwaukee despite being streaky at the plate.

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4 days ago
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Two potential leadership candidates say they represent the diversity Ontario’s NDP needs

An Indigenous New Democrat MPP from northwestern Ontario is weighing a bid for the party’s leadership, saying he woul...

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4 days ago
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Doug Ford’s rivals miscalculated just how much voters like him, top strategist says

Premier Doug Ford, who is set to unveil his new cabinet Friday morning, was re-elected because his personal brand res...

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4 days ago
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Opinion | Nazem Kadri goal is another Cup final controversy, and it could lead to another title u...

Referees missed too-many-men penalty, Lightning coach Jon Cooper says, “but it’s water under the bridge now.”

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4 days ago
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Despite buzz, Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner will not enter Alberta UCP leadership race

The longtime Calgary MP had been mulling a run in recent weeks, and despite speculation that she would have been a fr...

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4 days ago
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When should ‘extreme intoxication’ be a legitimate criminal defence? Explaining the controversy b...

Everything else you need to know about why the new law is important, and so controversial.

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4 days ago
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West Queen West has changed a lot. This 40-year-old restaurant is one of its remaining fixtures

Since 1986, Saigon Flower has survived the ever-changing West Queen West strip serving its tasty mix of Chinese and V...

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5 days ago
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Canada’s racist social norms — and how we can change them

A groundbreaking study into the social norms around racist demeanours may lie the secret of tackling racism by addres...

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5 days ago
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Former cop tells police board she experienced a ‘poisoned’ culture: ‘I have suffered’

Last week a report found employees at Toronto police service perceive that harassment and discrimination regularly oc...

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5 days ago
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Opinion | When a Blue Jays coach gets ejected the day after a game, it might be time for robot um...

Martinez delivers the lineup card and a while lot more after Eddings’ terrible night behind the plate.

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5 days ago
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Opinion | Does Doug Ford need to unite the right?

The triumph of Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives is far from reassuring for Ontario’s hard right fringe parties, ...

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5 days ago
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Board tells Toronto police to review if it can investigate individuals behind ‘systemic’ discrimi...

It is impossible to meet the problem of systemic discrimination “without addressing individual behaviour and finding ...

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5 days ago
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How child welfare investigations play a role in overrepresentation of Black kids in children’s aid

A new report looks at how the children get through the door to the system and the role anti-Black racism plays in how...

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5 days ago
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Opinion | Think Donald Trump’s election was ‘stolen’? Lots of Canadians believe it’s possible

A large part of Canada is growing increasingly shaky on basic facts and skeptical of almost anyone who purports to ha...

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