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Woman dies after Scarborough hit-and-run

| Toronto Staff

It happened at Finch Avenue East and Neilson Road.

Health workers wearing protective gear wait to carry the body of a person suspected to have died from Ebola, in Monrovia, Liberia, on Oct. 13, 2014. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Abbas Dulleh

Health International Life

Canadian Forces medics heading to Sierra Leone for Ebola fight

| Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press

Canada has been operating a mobile laboratory in Sierra Leone since June.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper hosts the Canada-European Union Summit in Toronto on Sept. 26, 2014. HANDOUT/PMO

Local News National

Wynne hopes Harper doesn’t have a ‘vendetta’ against Ontario

| Allison Jones, The Canadian Press

Wynne's last meeting with Harper was more than a year ago. (1)

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Local News

Woman dies after Scarborough hit-and-run

| Toronto Staff

It happened at Finch Avenue East and Neilson Road.

A vigil by university students was held at Queen's Park to pay tribute to those killed in a Taliban attack at a public school in northwest Pakistan. CITYNEWS/Adrian Ghobrial

Local News

2 vigils being held in GTA for slain Pakistani children

| Showwei Chu

More than 145 victims, mostly children, were killed in Tuesday’s attack at a military-run school in northwest Pakistan. Video

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Crime Local News

Toronto man charged with 6 counts of sexual assault

| Toronto staff

Jonathan Prince, 20, was arrested on Thursday and charged with six counts of sexual assault.

OPP remind everyone to be responsible on roads during long weekend

Local News

Pedestrian struck on Hwy. 401 near Port Hope has died

| Toronto staff

The eastbound lanes of Hwy. 401 are expected to be closed for several hours while police investigate.

Signage marks the Statistics Canada offices in Ottawa on July 21, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Life Money National

Lower gas prices help slow inflation rate to 2.0%: StatsCan

| Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

The federal agency found prices climbed in every major category of its consumer price index compared to a year earlier except for transportation.

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National

Amber alert cancelled after 3 missing boys found safe

| The Canadian Press

Police say a man is now in custody.

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Crime Local News

Police searching for 4 suspects in Etobicoke sexual assault

| Toronto staff

Police say the 27-year-old victim was sexually assaulted, held against her will and had her life threatened.

A man was shot by police outside the Walmart at Agincourt Mall. CITYNEWS/Shauna Hunt

Local News

SIU investigating after Toronto police shooting in Scarborough

| Toronto Staff

CityNews has learned that the man, a father of four, is an employee at Walmart's grocery division.

Quiz

International Local News National

Toronto News Quiz: Sexist flyers, terrorism threats & foster cats

| Justin Piercy

The questions are based on news from Dec. 13-19, 2014. (2)

Artist Mike McLaughlin puts the finishing touch on a drawing of alleged killer Luka Rocco Magnotta seen in court Wednesday, January 9, 2013 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

National

Jurors at Luka Magnotta trial fail to reach verdict after 4 days

| The Canadian Press

Jurors at Magnotta's murder trial will be working on the weekend after failing to reach a verdict. (2)

Police investigate a random stabbing in Viewmount Park on Dec. 18, 2014. CITYNEWS

Crime Local News

Woman randomly attacked while walking home in city’s north end

| Carl Hantske and Toronto staff

The woman was able to call her boyfriend who then called 911.

Canadian WWII veteran Ernest Cote poses on June 5, 2014 in Courseulles-sur-mer, Normandy. AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET        (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Crime National

101-year-old WW2 vet tied up, robbed in Ottawa

| The Canadian Press

Investigators say the man was alone in his apartment around 7:30 a.m. when a man claiming to work for the city asked to be buzzed in. (7)

File photo of Christmas shoppers at the Eaton Centre. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

National

Majority of Canadians still have holiday shopping to do this weekend: poll

| The Canadian Press

The poll found people between 18 to 34 years of age were the most likely to have put off hitting the mall.

Eight children have been found dead and a 34-year-old woman is in hospital with chest injuries at a home in North Queensland. Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images

International

8 children stabbed to death in Australia

| Reuters

The children were between the ages of 18 months and 15.

A vigil was held Thursday evening in Vaughan for the children and staff killed by the Taliban in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday. CITYNEWS

Local News

Vigil held in Vaughan for children killed by Taliban

| Showwei Chu

Most of the 145 victims killed in Tuesday’s attack in Peshawar were children between the ages of 12 and 16.

A new elevator at Lawrence West subway station took over eight years to complete. CITYNEWS

Local News

Lawrence West station elevator took 8-plus years to lift off

| Toronto staff

The elevator will open officially Friday morning. (1)

Mississauga shooting suspect - Midway Invader

Local News

Surveillance video of Mississauga shooting suspects released

| Fil Martino

The 28-year-old shooting victim remains in hospital in stable condition.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper visits Lowell Glacier in Kluane National Park, Yukon, August 26, 2011. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Life National

Replica of HMS Erebus bell centrepiece of Franklin expedition exhibit

| The Canadian Press

The two ships of the Franklin expedition and their crews, 129 members in all, disappeared during the 1845 quest for the Northwest Passage.