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5 injured in Caledon multi-vehicle collision

| Christine Chubb

Caledon OPP say they have yet to determine the cause of the collision.

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5 injured in Caledon multi-vehicle collision

| Christine Chubb

Caledon OPP say they have yet to determine the cause of the collision.

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Man grazed in the head by bullet in Scarborough shooting

| Toronto Staff

The shooting took place inside an apartment at 4205 Lawrence Avenue East, just south of Kingston Road.

TCHC president and CEO Eugene Jones discusses Thursday decisions made during a board meeting a day earlier. CITYNEWS

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Key findings in ombudsman’s TCHC report

| Showwei Chu

In her report, Fiona Crean said the problems at TCHC began in June 2012 with the arrival of new CEO Eugene Jones. Video

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CityNews wins Edward R. Murrow award for Best Newscast

| Diana Pereira

The lead story of the winning show dated July 29, 2013 was the police shooting of Sammy Yatim. Video (2)

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Losing fire station & 4 fire trucks would have ‘minimal impact’: Toronto fire chief

| Showwei Chu

On Monday, Fire Station 424 in Bloor West Village was closed and 84 firefighters redeployed elsewhere in Toronto to save $9 million. (2)

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Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuser pleads guilty to 100 more charges

| Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press

Gordon Stuckless was convicted in 1997 for sex assaults on 24 boys while he was an usher at Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens. Video

The accused in the death of Sgt. Ryan Russell was ordered to undergo a psychiatric assessment by a judge on Aug. 16, 2012. CITYNEWS/Marianne Boucher.

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Man who killed Toronto police officer requests move at mental health facility

| The Canadian Press and Toronto Staff

Richard Kachkar was found not criminally responsible last March for killing Sgt. Ryan Russell in 2011. Video

Ombudsman releases damning report on TCHC employment practices

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Toronto ombudsman issues scathing report on TCHC

| Toronto Staff

The ombudsman made 12 recommendations in her report, which have been accepted by the TCHC board. Video

Andrea White, 33, was killed in a shooting on April 12, 2014.

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Visitation Tuesday for woman killed in brazen Malvern shooting

| Erin Criger

The two men accused in Andrea White's murder were venting their anger over a year-old fatal shooting. Video

Rewind 2013: Police shooting on TTC streetcar sparks outrage

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Officer’s preliminary hearing underway in Sammy Yatim shooting death

| Toronto Staff

Sammy Yatim, 18, was shot and killed on an empty streetcar on July 27, 2013. Video (1)

Smoke billows from a home in St. Catharines after a fire on April 22, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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Woman rescued from St. Catharines house fire

| Erin Criger

Another resident smashed through a window to escape the flames.

A Toronto Police officer holds a snake that was found inside an east-end bathroom on April 22, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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Woman finds snake in Victoria Park & Ellesmere bathroom

| Toronto Staff

It's not hers and police believe it may have been in the the building's drainage system and came up in her bathroom. (1)

Coun. Augimeri calls on feds to hand over Downsview Park to the city

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Councillor asks feds to give Downsview back to the city

| Christine Chubb

A public consultation will take place on Wednesday to discuss the future of the park.

Air Canada suspends luggage-tossing employees: reports

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Air Canada will fire luggage-tossing employees

| The Canadian Press

In a tweet, Air Canada said it was "extremely disappointed" and that an investigation would be launched. (9)

A Peel Regional Police cruiser is shown on Aug. 2, 2007. FLICKR/Kaye

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Collision involving police cruiser sends 1 to hospital in Brampton

| Fil Martino

The officer was not hurt in the crash. Police said the driver of the other vehicle was taken to hospital as a precaution. (1)

People take part in the Pride Parade in Toronto on Sunday, July 4, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrien Veczan

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Catholic teachers’ union urged to withdraw from Pride parade

| Michael Talbot

The group Parents As First Educators (PAFE) is calling on the Catholic teachers' union to withdraw from Pride. (57)

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3 Toronto Zoo elephants ‘doing great’ at PAWS: councillor

| Momin Qureshi and Toronto Staff

Coun. Michelle Berardinetti, who championed the move for almost two years, said the elephants are "doing great." Video (3)

This French bulldog, Chloe, was allegedly stolen from a Vancouver tattoo parlour on April 17, 2014. INSTAGRAM/Shaughnessy.

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Dog-napping spreads to British Columbia, bulldog stolen from Vancouver tattoo parlour

| Erin Criger

In the past month, there have been two highly-publicized dog thefts in Toronto -- one of them at gunpoint.

Bloor West Village fire hall, Station 424, is closed as of April 21, 2014. 680News/Carl Hanstke.

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Bloor West fire hall closed, 4 trucks decommissioned

| Toronto Staff

Two trucks from Scarborough, one from Bloorwest Village and one from Etobicoke are no longer in service. Video (15)

An OPP cruiser is shown in an undated file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Dave Chidley

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Woman killed in Hwy. 401 crash near Guelph

| Christine Chubb

Three others in the vehicle were taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.