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The Inside Story with Avery Haines

The Inside Story with Avery Haines

Avery Haines takes a deeper look at the people you want to know more about and the issues you’re talking about. From quirky to in-depth, Avery asks the questions.

To share your story with Avery, visit www.citynews.ca/submit. You can reach her on Twitter @CityAvery.

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The Inside Story: Man who fatally stabbed teen in high school fight encourages other to 'just walk away'

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The Inside Story: Man who fatally stabbed teen in high school fight encourages other to ‘just walk away’

He says he wishes either of them had decided to back away from the fight that day. Video

INTERVIEW: A sit down with John Tory and Barbara Hackett

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INTERVIEW: A sit down with John Tory and Barbara Hackett

CityNews reporter Avery Haines sat down with Tory and his wife at a local bar to discuss their public and personal lives. Video (2)

Kevin Vickers applauded by his cousin for actions during shooting in Ottawa

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Kevin Vickers applauded by cousin for actions during Parliament Hill shooting

Kevin Vickers is credited for his life-saving actions on Wednesday when he shot the gunman responsible for the killing of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. Keith Vickers spoke about his cousin's actions. Video

INTERVIEW: A sit down with Olivia Chow

Local News

INTERVIEW: A sit down with Olivia Chow

Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow invited Avery Haines into her home for an intimate chat about her political and personal life. Video

RAW: What you don’t know about mayoral candidate Doug Ford

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RAW: What you may not know about mayoral candidate Doug Ford

Avery Haines interviewed Toronto mayoral candidate Doug Ford and his wife Karla. Find out something you may not know about him. Video (3)

INTERVIEW: A sit down with Doug & Karla Ford

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INTERVIEW: A sit down with Doug & Karla Ford

Avery Haines went to the home of Doug Ford and his wife Karla to talk about Doug’s decision to run for mayor of Toronto. Karla spoke about the kind of person her husband is. Video

Toronto Police Services Board chair Alok Mukherjee speaks at a meeting in Toronto on Oct. 9, 2014. CITYNEWS

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The Inside Story: Mental health decision on hold day after latest police suicide

| Toronto staff

The Toronto Police Services Board has deferred adopting the national standard on mental health in the workplace. (5)

The Inside Story: Fewer Canadian kids playing hockey

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The Inside Story: Fewer Canadian kids playing hockey

With fewer Canadian kids picking up a hockey stick, reporter Avery Haines finds out what's being done to change the perception of violence and to fill local arenas once again. Video

Police Services Board Chair Alok Mukherjee talks to reporters in Toronto on Oct. 14, 2011. CITYNEWS

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The Inside Story: Board chair wants Toronto police to take lead in mental health

| Toronto staff

Alok Mukherjee has recommended the board adopt a set of mental health guidelines for the force. (1)

The Inside Story: Toronto woman unknowningly welcomed Luka Magnotta into her home

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The Inside Story: Toronto woman unknowingly welcomed Luka Magnotta into her home

He drew international headlines after the 2012 slaying and dismemberment of Chinese student Jun Lin. Video

EXCLUSIVE: Never before seen video of Luka Magnotta auditioning for a documentary

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EXCLUSIVE: Never before seen video of Luka Magnotta auditioning for a documentary

In this CityNews exclusive, accused killer Luka Magnotta auditions for a documentary by Toronto producer Suzanne Babin on bi-sexuality in 2010. Video

Local Muslim activist fights to stop radicalization

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The Inside Story: Local Muslim activist fights to stop radicalization

De-radicalization expert Muhammad Robert Heft says the threat is real and growing right here in Toronto. Video

The Inside Story: A family's devastating experience with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

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The Inside Story: A family’s devastating experience with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Avery Haines introduces us to a woman named Collette, and her son — who both face the daily challenges associated with the disorder. Video

Imprisioned former Oshawa councillor wants to run for office again

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The Inside Story: Imprisoned former Oshawa councillor wants to run for office again

In 2012 city solicitor David Potts was kidnapped from his home at gunpoint and taken to an industrial building. Video

RAW: Ex-Oshawa councillor's jailhouse interview

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RAW: Ex-Oshawa councillor’s jailhouse interview

Avery Haines spoke with former Oshawa councillor Robert Lutczyk who is in jail for allegedly kidnapping a colleague. He wants to run for council again. Video

The Inside Story: Family blames Toronto police after officer commits suicide

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EXCLUSIVE: Police board given chief’s report on officers’ suicides

| Avery Haines and Toronto staff

Const. Clint Cibulis and Sgt. Richard “Bucky” Rogers both hanged themselves in recent months.

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The Inside Story: Rengel’s mother speaks for first time about daughter’s murder

Patricia Hung, the mother of murdered teen Stefanie Rengel, 14, gives her first televised interview about her daughter’s fatal stabbing by a teenage boy who acted out his girlfriend’s wishes. Video

Review of Toronto police use of lethal force touches on PTSD

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The Inside Story: Coroner’s investigations launched into 2 Toronto police officers’ suicides

| Avery Haines

The chair of the Police Services Board has given Chief Blair until Friday to provide a report on police suicides. Video

EXCLUSIVE: Mom pleads for peace after teen son's Hamilton murder

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EXCLUSIVE: Mom pleads for peace after teen son’s Hamilton murder

Avery Haines spoke to the mother of Jesse Clarke, 14, about her fears that friends will try to avenge her son's murder. Video

Review of Toronto police use of lethal force touches on PTSD

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Review of Toronto police use of lethal force touches on PTSD

CityNews reporter Avery Haines with how issues raised in her series on PTSD and mental health issues on the Toronto police force were echoed in the review. Video

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