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Male pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in east end

| Michael Talbot

It happened around 9 p.m. and the victim died at the scene.

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Male pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in east end

| Michael Talbot

It happened around 9 p.m. and the victim died at the scene.

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Missing girl, 6, found ‘safe and sound’

| Michael Talbot

Police tweeted just before 11 p.m. that she was found safe.

Daundre Barnaby, right, makes his way to a win in the 400-metre as he runs beside third place finisher Daniel Harper at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Calgary, Alta., on June 29, 2012. Canadian runner Daundre Barnaby has died in a swimming accident at a national team training camp in St. Kitts. Athletics Canada says he was swimming recreationally with teammates when he disappeared. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

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Canadian runner Daundre Barnaby dies in swimming accident at national team camp

| The Canadian Press

Athletics Canada says he was swimming recreationally with teammates when he disappeared.

Amanda Knox, seen in an undated file photo, was found guilty of killing her roommate in Perugia, Italy, in 2007. Italy's supreme court overturned the conviction on March 27, 2015. CNN

International

Amanda Knox’s murder conviction overturned

| CNN

Knox , 27, of Seattle, was convicted in 2009 for the killing of Meredith Kercher in the Italy.

A Durham Regional Police Service badge is shown on Feb. 6, 2010. FLICKR/2010 Legal Observers

Local News

Uxbridge teens charged with uttering threats, mischief and theft

| Toronto staff

Two teens were threatened on Regional Road 57 on March 20, police say.

File photo. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Local News

Maple Lodge Farms launches probe after allegations of animal cruelty

| The Canadian Press

Mercy for Animals say it has obtained hidden camera footage of slaughtering practices at Maple Lodge Farms. (1)

Prime Minister Stephen Harper waves as he arrives to speak during an announcement about the apprentice loan program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology Annacis Island Campus in Delta, B.C., on Thursday January 8, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

National

Tory amendments will curb, clarify anti-terrorism bill powers

| The Canadian Press

A new clause would make it clear that Canadian Security Intelligence Service officers do not have arrest powers.

Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair holds a news conference in Toronto on June 13, 2013.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Galit Rodan

Crime Local News

FAQ: New community engagement & ‘carding’ guidelines for Toronto police

| Justin Piercy

A draft version of guidelines for police interactions with Toronto residents was unveiled on Friday.

Amina Lawal has been missing since March 20, 2015. TORONTO POLICE SERVICES/Handout

Local News

Police still seek missing York University woman

| Toronto staff

There is no update as of Friday afternoon, but police continue to investigate. Video

Authorities say Germanwings co-pilot deliberately crashed plane.

International News

Investigators found ripped up sick notes in Germanwings co-pilot’s trash

| The CNN Wire

The prosecutor's office did not elaborate on what illness Lubitz was being treated for. Video

Former undercover officer Det. Ross Fernandes takes the stand at the trial of Sandro Lisi in Toronto on Mar. 25, 2015. CITYNEWS/ Marianne Boucher

Local News

Cop denies pressing store owner to arrange drug deal with Rob Ford’s friend

| Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press

Det. Ross Fernandes said Alexander (Sandro) Lisi was a target of his investigation in 2013. Video (4)

The Supreme Court of Canada in Ottawa on Oct. 7, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

National

Supreme Court gun-registry ruling: Quebec to proceed with its own data

| The Canadian Press

In a dramatic show of solidarity, all three Quebec judges on the Supreme Court put their names on a dissenting opinion. (3)

Former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi leaves the College Park courthouse in Toronto on Jan. 8, 2015. CITYNEWS

Local News National

Next judicial pre-trial in Ghomeshi sex assault case set for April 28

| Marianne Boucher and Toronto staff

Ghomeshi, 47, faces seven counts of sexual assault and one of overcoming resistance by choking. Video

The headquarters of the Toronto Police Service are shown in a 2014 file photo. CITYNEWS

Local News

Toronto police unveil new rules for carding

| Toronto staff

The Community Engagements Policy says officers should not single out people based on race, age, colour or gender.

An Air Canada airplane is framed the window on another plane at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Dec. 30, 2010.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

National

‘Absolutely’ confident: TSB investigator says he’ll fly any Canadian airline

| Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press

The circumstances of the European tragedy were "very, very, very highly rare."

File photo of Queens Park. CITYNEWS/SHAWNE MCKEOWN

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Sunshine list of top-earning public sector workers released Friday

| Toronto staff

The list increased 11 per cent last year to 97,796 people. Video (5)

A student walks towards Convocation Hall at the University of Toronto on Sept. 16, 2009. FLICKR/bobistraveling

Local News

Strike by U of T teaching assistants over

| Toronto staff

The union representing University of Toronto teaching assistants has agreed to move forward with binding arbitration.

France Plane Crash

International

TIMELINE: Aircraft-assisted suicides

| Alanna Kelly

From 2003 to 2012 there eight aircraft-assisted suicides. Video

Germanwings

International

Andreas Lubitz, Germanwings co-pilot, blamed for crash

| Diana Magnay, Ashley Fantz and Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN

Details are emerging about the 28-year-old German who officials believe purposely crashed Germanwings Flight 9525. Video (1)

Smoke billows from a building after an explosion in New York City on March 26, 2015. TWITTER/@EastVillageEats

International

Explosion rocks New York City, injuring several

| Ray Sanchez, CNN

Initial reports were of several injuries in the seven-alarm fire, a law enforcement source said. At least one injury is critical.