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Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan celebrates during the second half of the Raptors 100-95 win over the Brooklyn Nets in NBA first round playoff action in Toronto, April 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Raptors win Game 2 of playoff series

| Christine Chubb

The Raps were looking to tie up the series and have their first playoff game win in six years.

Police Cruiser Lights 3:2

Local News

5 injured in Caledon multi-vehicle collision

| Christine Chubb

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

Police Cruiser Lights 3:2

Local News

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

Local News

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

Georgiy Mamedov, Russian ambassador to Canada, attends the Empire Club of Canada luncheon where he delivered a speech about 'Russia, Ukraine and Crimea -- The Russian Perspective' in Toronto, April 22 , 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

National

Ukraine on ‘brink of civil war,’ Russian ambassador to Canada says

| Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press

Mamedov's speech at the Empire Club was part history lesson — through a Russian lens — part criticism of his country's critics.

Edward R. Murrow awards 2014

Local News

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)

Toronto's new fire chief Jim Sales

Local News

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)

Gordon Stuckless. CITYNEWS

Local News

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

National

Herb Gray deserves state funeral, Paul Martin says

| Cormac MacSweeney

With nearly 40 years in the House of Commons, Gray was one of the country’s longest serving MPs in history. (2)

Calgary stabbing

National

Accused in fatal Calgary stabbings to undergo mental exam

| Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press

Matthew de Grood, 22, was charged one week ago after five people were stabbed to death at a house party. Video

Ombudsman releases damning report on TCHC employment practices

Local News

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

Local News

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)

A relative weeps as she waits for missing passengers of a sunken ferry at Jindo gymnasium on April 17, 2014 in Jindo-gun, South Korea.  GETTY IMAGES/ Chung Sung-Jun.

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South Korea ferry death toll passes 100

| Reuters

Only 174 passengers were rescued after Wednesday's fatal accident.

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)

Canadian Deputy Prime Minister Herb Gray speaks with reporters in a press conference at the Canadian Embassy Wednesday Oct. 17 2001. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Photo/Stephen J. Boitano

National

Former deputy prime minister Herb Gray dies at 82

| The Canadian Press

The Windsor lawyer was first elected to the Commons in 1962 at the age of 31.

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

Local News

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)

Boston Marathon

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Thousands run first Boston Marathon after deadly bombings

| CNN

For the 118th edition of the world's oldest annual marathon, security along the course was tighter than ever. Video (2)