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

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 attic.

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 attic.

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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

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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.

At least 4 dead after South Korean ferry sinks

International

4 dead, hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks

| REUTERS

The ship sank in the waters off South Korea's southwestern coast Wednesday morning.

Andrea White, 33, was killed in a shooting on April 12, 2014.

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Shooters in Malvern mom’s murder were venting anger over 2013 homicide: police

| Christine Chubb

White was in the garage of her townhouse on Forest Creek with family and friends when she was hit by gunfire from a passing SUV. Video

Jim Flaherty holds his budget speech in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, March 22, 2011. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

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LIVE BLOG TRANSCRIPT: State funeral for Jim Flaherty

| Toronto staff

Live coverage was provided by reporters Nick Taylor-Vaisey, Cormac MacSweeney, Cynthia Mulligan and Kevin Misener. (2)

Electricity

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Ontario hydro rates going up May 1

| Toronto staff

The total bill for an average household is increasing about $2.83 a month on the electricity portion of the bill. (1)

The traffic lights went out during a power outage on April 15, 2014. TWITTER/@stilez .

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Toronto blackout caused by location of Hydro pole

| Tammie Sutherland

The power outage left tens of thousands of people in the dark for roughly two hours. Video

Members of the RCMP carry the casket of the late Jim Flaherty during his state funeral in Toronto on April 16, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

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IN PHOTOS: State funeral for Jim Flaherty

| Toronto Staff

Politicians of all stripes gathered at St. James Cathedral in Toronto to pay their final respects to the former finance minister.

Matthew de Grood

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Calgary multiple murder suspect to undergo psychiatric examination

| The Canadian Press

De Grood is to next appear in court April 22. Video

Possible impacts of the Heartbleed bug

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Police charge London teen in connection with CRA privacy breach

| The Canadian Press

Earlier this week, the agency said 900 social insurance numbers had been compromised. Video

Jennifer Pan (centre) attends the funeral of her mother, Bieh Ha Pan, in November 2010. Courtesy of Sing Tao Daily

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Accused in mother’s murder felt ‘trapped’ by strict parents

| Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press

Jennifer Pan also admitted in a videotaped statement to years of deceiving her parents. Video

The traffic lights went out during a power outage on April 15, 2014. TWITTER/@stilez .

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IN PHOTOS: Toronto goes dark in massive power outage

| Erin Criger

Across the city, from seders to the subways, Toronto residents sent in their photos of how they spent the dark evening.

File photo of a York Regional Police badge. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Francis Vachon

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Man guilty of murder in 2010 house fire

| Erin Criger

Marion Deacon, 46, a mother of three, was found without vital signs on March 7, 2010.

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty prepares to begin a news conference in Ottawa on Jan. 17, 2011.

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Flaherty funeral program

| Toronto staff

A state funeral for former finance minister Jim Flaherty will take place on Wednesday at St. James Cathedral in downtown Toronto. Read the program. (1)

An unidentified protester opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline, Sept. 21, 2010. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Nati Harnik

International

Jimmy Carter becomes 1st U.S. ex-president to urge Keystone XL rejection

| The Canadian Press

Obama has signalled that a decision on the Alberta-to-Texas pipeline is imminent before summer. (1)

Robyn Doolittle told CityNews on Feb. 3, 2014 that she hopes to represent Toronto well on her U.S. television appearances. CITYNEWS

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Toronto Star reporter Robyn Doolitte moving to Globe and Mail

| Erin Criger

The move comes amid a shakeup at two of the country's national newspapers. Video

Crews work on the Eglinton LRT at 1435 Eglinton Ave. W. on April 16, 2014. CITYNEWS.

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Leaside construction begins for Eglinton LRT

| Erin Criger

The light-rail transit line is scheduled to be completed by 2020. Video

Minister of Finance Jim Flaherty responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons, March 19, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

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VIDEO: Remembering Jim Flaherty

| Toronto Staff

Former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty passed away at age 64 on Apr. 10. Here's a look at back at tributes and past moments during his political career.