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Ontario looks at counting student residences toward aim of building 1.5 million homes

Ontario looks at counting student residences toward aim of building 1.5 million homes

TORONTO — Ontario is considering counting student residences toward its target of building 1.
Toronto police cop suffers serious but non-life-threatening injuries during arrest

Toronto police cop suffers serious but non-life-threatening injuries during arrest

TORONTO — The Toronto Police Service says an officer was injured while making an arrest during an alleged car theft. The incident happened near Yonge and Kingsdale around 10 p.m.
Officer was not visible to driver when he was run over: crash reconstructionist

Officer was not visible to driver when he was run over: crash reconstructionist

TORONTO — A Toronto police officer would not have been visible to the man who ran him over because he was on the ground in the car's blind zone, a crash reconstructionist told jurors Monday. Det. Const.
For some who are spiritually inclined, eclipse has added significance

For some who are spiritually inclined, eclipse has added significance

TORONTO — When the Earth, moon and sun align on Monday, Kendra Pape-Green plans to be in a secluded spot in nature.
Two Toronto utility workers injured working on hydro vault, area power knocked out

Two Toronto utility workers injured working on hydro vault, area power knocked out

TORONTO — Two utility workers were sent to hospital after they were injured while working in a Toronto Hydro cable chamber, officials said Saturday, referring to an incident that knocked out power to a small area near the city's harbourfront.
Man dead after 'violent altercation' in North York parking lot: Toronto Police

Man dead after 'violent altercation' in North York parking lot: Toronto Police

Toronto Police say one man is dead after what they call a "violent altercation" in a North York parking lot. Police say the fight broke out between two men near Bathurst Street and Wilson Avenue shortly after 6 a.m. Det. Sgt.
Should you worry that cloud cover will obscure the eclipse? Meteorologist says maybe.

Should you worry that cloud cover will obscure the eclipse? Meteorologist says maybe.

TORONTO — Clouds can often be a pretty inconsequential part of a weather forecast from the public's perspective, compared to temperature and precipitation.
How to make a pinhole camera with everyday items for safe solar eclipse viewing

How to make a pinhole camera with everyday items for safe solar eclipse viewing

TORONTO — If you haven’t been able to secure solar eclipse glasses ahead of the biggest celestial event in years, do not fret. There are other ways to safely observe the eclipse on Monday, albeit in an indirect way.
Ontario puts $1.3B toward building schools, child-care spaces

Ontario puts $1.3B toward building schools, child-care spaces

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce says the province is putting $1.3 billion toward building and expanding schools. He says the money will go toward creating 27,093 new student spaces and 1,759 child-care spaces.
Court strikes down parts of Ontario panhandling law as unconstitutional

Court strikes down parts of Ontario panhandling law as unconstitutional

TORONTO — An Ontario judge has struck down sections of the province's panhandling law as unconstitutional, including parts that ban asking people for money while intoxicated or while they are waiting to use an ATM.