Ontario Superior Court Justice Charles Hackland ruled that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is guilty of conflict-of-interest and has been kicked out of office. Ford says he will appeal and continue to fight for residents of the city.
Federal government phasing out unsafe rail tank cars
The federal government is ordering the 5,000 most dangerous tank cars off the rails as it adopts the major rail safety recommendations of the Transportation Safety Board in the wake of the tragedy last summer in Lac Megantic. Transport Minister Lisa Raitt spoke about the new measures.