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Mayor Rob Ford makes his way through thousands of people at Ford Fest in Toronto on Friday, July 25, 2014. Ford Fest is a party thrown annually in a public park by the Ford family. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

BBQ’s and tempers flare at ‘Ford Fest’

| Toronto staff and The Canadian Press

The mayor's office has been warned there can be no campaigning at Ford Fest. (26)

Mayor Rob Ford makes his way through thousands of people at Ford Fest in Toronto on Friday, July 25, 2014. Ford Fest is a party thrown annually in a public park by the Ford family. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

Local News National

BBQ’s and tempers flare at ‘Ford Fest’

| Toronto staff and The Canadian Press

The mayor's office has been warned there can be no campaigning at Ford Fest. Video (26)

Local News

1 dead in Hwy. 400 crash in Barrie

| Toronto staff

The crash involved three vehicles including a motorcycle.

London Costco

National

6 hurt after car rams into Costco store in London

| Diana Pereira

A woman and her two young children are in critical condition.

File photo of a subway pulling into the Place des Arts metro station in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mario Beauregard.

National

Woman appears to be eating raw bird on Montreal subway

| The Canadian Press

The YouTube video shows a woman sitting down, bent over, pulling the feathers off what looks like a bird and then devouring it.

Sunwing Panama flight

Local News

Passenger’s alleged bomb threat forces Sunwing flight back to Pearson

| Marcia Chen

There were 183 passengers and a crew of six on board at the time. Video (2)

Bill Blair on OPP’s decision to take step back in Project Brazen probe

Local News

Bill Blair to inform Toronto police board if he’s renewing his appointment

| Diana Pereira

He has to let the police board know by the end of Friday if he wants his contract renewed for another five years. (2)

Air Canad flight route AC84

International Local News Travel World

Air Canada flight lands safely after rockets fired near Tel Aviv airport

| Toronto staff

The return flight AC85 to Toronto departed at 1:59 p.m. local time.

Grassroots program certifies Ontario rental buildings as green

Life Local News

Grassroots Ontario program certifies green rental buildings

| Toronto Staff

Renters now have the power to help the environment with the simple act of choosing a certified green apartment building.

The Air Algerie flight -- an MD-83 -- was operated by Spanish airline Swiftair. COURTESY: swiftair.com

International

Air Algerie jet crashed in rainstorm, wreckage found

| Brahima Ouedraogo And Sylvie Corbet, The Associated Press

The plane was carrying 116 people, including five Canadians, officials said.

Screengrab from Open Streets YouTube video.

Local News

Portions of Yonge, Bloor going car-free 2 Sundays in August

| Toronto Staff

Open Streets says the pilot program promotes physical activity, social connectivity and accessibility.

LONDON, ENGLAND - People work at computers in TechHub, an office space for technology start-up entrepreneurs on March 15, 2011. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Life Local News Technology

IBM executives unleashed sexist rant in Toronto restaurant, says coder who live-tweeted the whole thing

| Toronto staff

The tweets prompted an outpouring from current and former IBM employees. (3)

Emergency crews attempt to rescue a construction worker who became trapped and died on a site on Venn Crescent in Toronto on July 24, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

Worker dies after becoming trapped on construction site near Eglinton & Caledonia

| Toronto Staff

It happened on a residential site on Venn Crescent, near Eglinton Avenue West and Caledonia Road. (1)

The Air Algerie flight -- an MD-83 -- was operated by Spanish airline Swiftair. COURTESY: swiftair.com

National World

Air Algerie flight ‘probably crashed’; 5 Canadians on board: officials

| Aomar Ouali, The Associated Press

The plane was carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital.

File photo of Queen's Park. CITYNEWS.CA/Shawne McKeown

Local News

Ontario legislature to break until October

| The Canadian Press

The Ontario legislature will resume Oct. 20. (3)

Rob Ford - Sharknado

Entertainment Local News

Shark slices through Rob Ford’s chest in ‘Sharknado 2′

| Toronto staff

The shark crashes through a window to get to the mayor. (7)

Dan Markel

Local News

Funeral to be held for Toronto lawyer gunned down in Florida

| Toronto staff

The service will take place at Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel at 2401 Steeles Ave. W. at 1 p.m.

airplane

International Travel World

FAA lifts ban on U.S. flights to Tel Aviv, Air Canada resumes flights

| Toronto staff and The Canadian Press

Air Canada said its resuming operations to Tel Aviv with Thursday night's flight as scheduled. Video

Local News National

WestJet plane lands safely in Toronto after reporting engine trouble

| The Canadian Press

All of the 152 people on board are safe.

Israeli soldiers prepare their Tanks in a deployment area on July 24, 2014 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. (Photo by Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)

International World

Israeli tanks move in to Gaza

| Reuters

Rocket and mortar shelling by Hamas and other Palestinian guerrillas has killed three civilians in Israel. (1)