The RCMP confirmed that two people were arrested in Toronto and Montreal in an alleged al-Qaida inspired terror plot. The alleged plan was to blow up a Via Rail passenger train over Niagara River. RCMP Assistant commissioner James Malizia and Chief Supt. Jennifer Stracken spoke about the details during Monday’s press conference.
Chow pitches tax hike for transit, Tory gets boost with endorsement
Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow wants to raise the land transfer tax for people with more expensive homes to pay for more transit. Meanwhile, rival John Tory got a boost from a new Nanos poll and an endorsement from an Ontario cabinet minister.