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File photo of a TTC train at a station. CITYNEWS.

Lawrence West station elevator took 8-plus years to lift off

| Toronto staff

The elevator will open officially Friday morning. (1)

File photo of a TTC train at a station. CITYNEWS.

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Lawrence West station elevator took 8-plus years to lift off

| Toronto staff

The elevator will open officially Friday morning. (1)

Police Cruiser Lights 3:2

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SIU investigating after Toronto police shooting in Scarborough

| Toronto Staff

Paramedics say the victim was found behind Agincourt Mall near Sheppard Avenue East and Kennedy Road.

Mississauga shooting suspect - Midway Invader

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Surveillance video of Mississauga shooting suspects released

| Fil Martino

The 28-year-old shooting victim remains in hospital in stable condition.

Former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty testifies before a legislative committee in Toronto on May 7, 2013 probing the cancellation of gas plants in Oakville and Mississauga. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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McGuinty staffer’s partner paid $10,000 to delete hard drives, OPP allege

| Betty Harrison

The allegation arises from documents pertaining to the gas plants scandal. Video (1)

Gardiner construction sign

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Tory pushes up deadline on current phase of Gardiner Expressway construction

| Diana Pereira and Sarah-Joyce Battersby

The current phase will now end in May. Video (9)

File photo of a car windshield covered in snow. CITYNEWS

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#SantaBomb: Potential Christmas storm could bring wind, rain, snow

| Jaime Pulfer and Toronto staff

The potential storm could arrive in the GTA just in time for Christmas. Video (1)

File photo of Toronto police cruisers. CITYNEWS.CA/Shawne McKeown.

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Woman suffers serious facial injuries in TTC streetcar crash

| Amber LeBlanc

No one was hurt on the streetcar and it's unclear if charges will be laid.

Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry celebrates during the Raptors win over the Brooklyn Nets in NBA action in Toronto on Dec. 17, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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Raptors exact revenge on Nets on ‘Drake Night’

| Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press

The Raptors reached 20 wins before Christmas for the first time in franchise history.

An elderly man is dead after a fire in Parkdale, Dec. 17, 2014. CITYNEWS

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Elderly man dies after Parkdale apartment fire

| Toronto Staff

Paramedics say the man was rushed to hospital without vital signs where he was pronounced dead.

Police Cruiser Lights 3:2

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Female pedestrian struck and killed by pickup truck in Markham

| Toronto Staff

Police say alcohol was not a factor but an investigation is ongoing. (5)

A June 2014 court drawing of murder suspect Christopher Husbands. CITYNEWS/Marianne Boucher

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NCR defence not a ‘get out of jail free card’: lawyer

| Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press

Jurors rejected the defence Wednesday in the case of Christopher Husbands.

Police search for alleged mob boss Daniele Ranieri, Dec. 17, 2014. YORK REGIONAL POLICE/HO

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Police search for alleged mob boss after organized crime group dismantled

| Toronto staff

Six people were arrested for charges ranging from breach of parole to drug trafficking and extortion.

File photo of a Toronto Fire truck. CITYNEWS.CA/Shawne McKeown.

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Fire forces evacuation of Weston Collegiate Institute

| Toronto Staff

The TDSB says all students are safe and accounted for.

The driver of a stolen minivan crashes into the front porch of a home in Etobicoke on Dec. 17, 2014. 680NEWS/Carl Hanstke

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Stolen minivan crashes into front porch of Etobicoke home

| Carl Hanstke and Toronto staff

The male suspect fled the scene.

Doug Ford signs a cheque, donating $40,000 from the sale of Robbie Bobbies to Humber River Hospital. The Ford family also made a personal donation of $50,000. 680NEWS/Mark Douglas

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Fords donate $90K to Humber River Hospital, includes bobblehead proceeds

| Charlene Close and Mark Douglas

The Ford family is also planning to announce a personal donation of $50,000. Video (19)

Construction at a Waterfront Toronto site. CITYNEWS.

Local News Politics

Queen’s Quay revitalization overruns discussed at Waterfront Toronto meeting

| Amber LeBlanc

The project is costing $36 million more than the original cost set in 2011. Video (2)

Christopher Husbands

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Husbands guilty of 2nd-degree murder in Eaton Centre shootings

| Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press

His defence lawyers had argued that Husbands should be found not criminally responsible by reason of a mental disorder. Video

Packed luggage

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Canadian man finds woman with ex-girlfriend’s name for free trip around the world

| The Canadian Press

Axani posted his offer last month on the popular Reddit social media website. (2)

Firefighters discovered an alleged grow op at a Danforth apartment building on Dec. 17, 2014. CITYNEWS

Crime Local News

Firefighters discover grow-op in Danforth apartment tower

| Sarah-Joyce Battersby

The calls came in just before 5 a.m.

A letter written to Santa Claus at a post office in Santa Ana, Calif. on Dec. 15, 2010. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.

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Christmas postal shipping deadlines approaching

| Carl Hanstke

The deadline to ensure your Christmas cards and packages get to their destination on time is quickly approaching. (1)