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Coun. Vaughan on Scarborough subway

Adam Vaughan to run for Liberals in Trinity-Spadina byelection: reports

| Toronto staff

Trinity-Spadina was vacated by Olivia Chow when she resigned in order to run for Toronto mayor. (4)

Coun. Vaughan on Scarborough subway

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Adam Vaughan to run for Liberals in Trinity-Spadina byelection: reports

| Toronto staff

Trinity-Spadina was vacated by Olivia Chow when she resigned in order to run for Toronto mayor. (4)

File photo of a grizzly bear traveling across the Porcupine River Tundra in the Yukon Territories on Aug. 12, 2009. AP PHOTO/Rick Bowmer.

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Animal rights groups heading to court over Ontario’s spring bear hunt pilot

| Allison Jones, The Canadian Press

Animal Alliance of Canada and Zoocheck Canada say mother bears will be killed during the hunt.

Calgary stabbing

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Flags lowered, first funeral set, for 5 stabbed at Calgary house party

| The Canadian Press

The son of a senior police officer, Matthew de Grood, has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder. Video

Raw video: Mayor Rob Ford, Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly update city services after ice storm

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TIMELINE: Key events during Mayor Rob Ford’s time in office

| The Canadian Press and Erin Criger

Here's a look back at some key events during Mayor Rob Ford's term in office. (2)

An image of the new upgraded Beer Store logo. Amber LeBlanc/680News.

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Beer Store releases controversial ad targeting convenience store liquor sales

| Erin Criger

The ad targets a convenience store clerk who never asks for ID, allowing three young boys to buy alcohol. Video (3)

Federal Court of Appeal

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Federal Court of Appeal upholds landmark ruling on rights of Metis

| The Canadian Press

Only Metis are included as Indians under the Constitution, but not non-status Indians. (1)

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Six CF-18s headed to Poland to bolster NATO forces response to Ukraine

| The Canadian Press and Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press

In addition, the military is sending up to 20 staff officers to bolster the Canadian presence at NATO headquarters in Brussels.

National

CFB Petawawa soldier charged with sexual assault, voyeurism offences

| The Canadian Press

PETAWAWA, Ont. – Ontario Provincial Police have laid a raft of sexual assault and voyeurism charges against a 31-year-old soldier from CFB Petawawa. Cpl. Derrick Gallagher was charged earlier this month with eight counts of sexual assault and two counts of voyeurism. Today, police say he has been charged with nine more counts of voyeurism, Read the Rest of the Entry

File photo of the Canada Revenue Agency headquarters in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

National

TIMELINE: Canada Revenue Agency’s response to the Heartbleed bug

| The Canadian Press

The Heartbleed bug is caused by a flaw in OpenSSL software, commonly used on the Internet to provide security and privacy. Video

Emergency crews respond to The intersection of Dixie and Derry roads in Mississauga where a cyclist was killed by a transport truck on April 17, 2014. CITYNEWS/Jeff Ducharme

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Cyclist killed by truck in Mississauga

| Toronto Staff

It happened around 9 a.m. Thursday at Derry and Dixie roads.

An OPP cruiser is shown in an undated file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Dave Chidley

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Ontario woman accused of poisoning 8 kids and 1 adult pleads guilty

| The Canadian Press

Christine Allen ran a home daycare in Kitchener from 2009 to 2011. Police had said some of the victims were under her care, while some were not.

Malaysia Airlines' ground staff load luggage onto a Boeing 737-800 passenger plane at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

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uFly fires Canadian flight simulator instructor who appeared on CNN

| Rob Gillies, The Associated Press

uFly company owner Claudio Teixeira said he fired Mitchell Casado on Wednesday. Video

A fire broke out at a highrise building near Sherway Gardens on April 17, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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Firefighters battle high-rise fire near Sherway Gardens

| Erin Criger

No residents were injured but one firefighter hurt his hand.

OPP Sgt. Dave Woodford retired on April 17, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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OPP Sgt. Dave Woodford retires

| Toronto Staff

"It's going to be the last day that I put on this uniform...it was sort of hard," Woodford told 680News reporter John Stall. (3)

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City of Toronto’s 5 golf courses to open on Friday

| Toronto Staff

Special twilight rates will be offered until April 30 to motivate people to get outside after this long harsh winter.

Mayor Rob Ford talks to reporters at the Ontario Investment and Trade Centre in Toronto on March 26, 2014. CITYNEWS

Local News

Mayor Rob Ford officially launches re-election campaign Thursday

| Erin Criger

Thousands are expected to attend the event and the first 1,000 will receive a free T-shirt. Video (5)

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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Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accident

| Reuters

Family members are accusing officials of being slow to react and for a lack of information. Video

Emergency crews were called to a home on Roxton after a wall collapsed on April 16, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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City inspectors at downtown building hours before collapse

| Erin Criger

The entire wall of a home on Roxton Road collapsed from the roof to the floor.

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What’s open & closed over Easter weekend

| Christine Chubb

The Easter long weekend is almost here and with it comes a number of closures around the city.

Students grieve after mass murder in Calgary

National

Friends mourn five bright futures cut short in Calgary mass killing

| Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press

The suspect, Matthew de Grood, has been transferred to the Southern Alberta Forensic Psychiatry Centre for a court-ordered assessment.