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Rob Ford reads bomb threat email

Ford surges into 2nd place as only candidate gaining support: poll

| Toronto staff

Chow slumped to third with 23 per cent. (12)

Rob Ford on raccoon problem in Toronto

Local News

Rob Ford votes against 6 OMB motions

| Jordan Kerr

Council passed all six motions.

TTC unveils its new streetcar

Local News

New streetcar proof-of-payment system may slow down commuting process

| Stella Acquisto and Toronto staff

Two new streetcars will start running on the 510 Spadina route starting on Sunday.

File photo of a Toronto police cruiser. CITYNEWS

Local News

Multiple raids targeted vehicle & home break-ins, resulting in 8 arrests

| Carl Hanstke and Toronto staff

Police sources told 680News they carried out more than 30 search warrants.

What's Open And Closed On Holiday Monday

Family Life Local News

Labour Day: What’s open & closed in Toronto

| Toronto staff

All Beer Stores and LCBO locations are closed on Monday.

Pedestrians walk along Yonge Street, closed to traffic in Toronto on June 26, 2011. FLICKR/Ian Muttoo

Local News

Road closures in Toronto for events & construction: Aug. 28-Sept. 1

| Toronto staff

A list of road closures in Toronto for events and construction, as well as ongoing closures due to road work.

garbage

Local News

City’s anti-littering ad campaign pulled due to trademark issues

| Toronto staff

The ads featured insults put together with pieces of garage.

File photo of City Hall. CITYNEWS.CA/Shawne McKeown.

Local News

Rob Ford admits to embarrassing council

| Kevin Misener and Toronto staff

“I know I put council through some challenges. I know I embarrassed council,” Ford said. Video

Leticia Marshall, 14, was last seen on Tuesday afternoon in the Kennedy and Ellesmere roads area. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service

Local News

Toronto police search for missing girl, 14

| Toronto staff

Leticia Marshall, 14, was last seen on Tuesday afternoon in the Kennedy and Ellesmere roads area.

A Sunwing Boeing 737 jetliner. The Canadian Press Images/Larry MacDougal.

Local News

Unruly passengers charged after Sunwing flight returns to Toronto

| The Canadian Press

They have been charged with smoking onboard an aircraft and endangering the safety of an aircraft. Video

File photo of Mayor Rob Ford coaching the Don Bosco Eagles. CITYNEWS

Local News Politics

Documents allege Ford threatened teacher, tried to bribe custodians as football coach

| Toronto staff

The documents were released after a 15-month long freedom of information battle between the Star, Globe, school board and Ford. (2)

National

Canada tops in key measures of scientific literacy

| Anne-Marie Vettorel, The Canadian Press

A majority of Canadians polled said they have an interest in "new scientific discoveries."

Keshav Singh, 43, was last seen at his Brampton home at 1 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2014. HANDOUT/Peel Regional Police

Local News

Police search for missing Brampton man, 43, last seen Sunday

| Toronto staff

Police are concerned for his safety because he doesn't have his medication with him.

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, Northwest Territories Premier Bob McLeod, Alberta Premier Dave Hancock and Michele Audette, president of the Native Women's Association of Canada, left to right, chat after a meeting of premiers and aboriginal leaders in Charlottetown, Aug. 27, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Local News

Premiers, native leaders call for forum on missing and murdered aboriginal women

| Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press

P.E.I. Premier Robert Ghiz, the host of the meeting, said while the proposal is in its preliminary stages, it is important to compromise and have some form of dialogue.

File photo of a Canada Post mail box. CITYNEWS.CA/Shawne McKeown.

National

Canada Post earns profit, gets boost from parcels and lower pension costs

| The Canadian Press

The result was up from a loss of $50 million in the same period a year ago.

File photo of children at Toronto elementary school eating healthy snacks in the cafeteria. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Life Local News

Ontario students get mixed results in literacy, math tests

| Toronto staff

The EQAO is calling for “aggressive efforts” to turn around low scores in math. Video (8)

The council chamber is shown in Toronto City Hall in an undated file photo. HANDOUT/City of Toronto

Local News Politics

7 notable things council has accomplished (so far) at marathon meeting

| Sarah-Joyce Battersby

Here are seven items council has approved in its final meeting before the Oct. 27 municipal election. (1)

ambulance

Local News

Man killed by train in Toronto’s west end

| Toronto staff

Police say the death appears to have been an accident and not intentional.

File photo of GO Transit cars in Toronto. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kenneth Armstrong

Local News

Derailment disrupts GO train service on Barrie, Richmond Hill lines

| Toronto staff

No trains will be running to York University.

File photo of a Toronto police cruiser. CITYNEWS

Local News

Toronto police locate missing boy, 15

| Toronto staff

Christian Paz Salas was last seen in the College Street and Ossington Avenue area on Monday.

Toronto Hydro crews make repairs in the Yonge and Eglinton area. HANDOUT/Toronto Hydro

Local News

Toronto Hydro warns of telephone scam targeting its customers

| Toronto staff

The telephone calls are from people posing to be from the "billing and collection process."