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NDP protecting its Toronto turf, one block at a time: Tim Harper

The NDP is now holding traditionally Liberal Toronto ridings. They are determined to keep them in their column. Source: Canada News TS Link: NDP protecting its Toronto turf, one...

Former Star editor remembered for legendary caper in Canadian journalism

Alastair Dow died this week at age 77 after a distinguished career in business writing. Source: Canada News TS Link: Former Star editor remembered for legendary caper in Canadian...

Harper promises ban on federal tax hikes, touts latest surplus number

Conservative leader’s gesture is a symbolic one, enshrining in law what Harper has already repeatedly promised and allowing him to say other parties — should they form future governments...

NDP Leader Mulcair stands firm on allowing veils at citizenship ceremonies

The prospect of losing Quebec votes fails to deter Mulcair from digging in on position that women should be allowed to wear Islamic niqab Source: Canada News TS Link:...

It’s déjà vu on ‘street checks’ in Peel: James

If the province needs more evidence it must fix this mess, Peel police have provided it. Source: Canada News TS Link: It’s déjà vu on ‘street checks’ in Peel:...

ETFO work-to-rule means unsafe schools, Ontario principals warn

Letter sent to Education Minister Liz Sandals outlining concerns about supervision, special needs students Source: Canada News TS Link: ETFO work-to-rule means unsafe schools, Ontario principals warn

U.S. regulator promises tougher car emissions tests

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency promises more spot-checks, closer look at the lab results in wake of VW scandal. Source: Canada News TS Link: U.S. regulator promises tougher car emissions...

Josh Donaldson to be DH tonight for Blue Jays

Toronto can clinch first playoff berth since 1993 with a win against Rays and if both the Twins and Angels lose. Source: Canada News TS Link: Josh Donaldson to...

TTC union leader to head national transit labour group

Bob Kinnear will head up a new Canadian transit workers’ union to fight privatization and push for a national transit strategy. Source: Canada News TS Link: TTC union leader...

Man dies after deliberate hit and run

Man was pinned by vehicle for some time before the perpetrator fled westbound on Danforth. Source: Canada News TS Link: Man dies after deliberate hit and run