TORONTO—Ontario's chief coroner has launched a review of police suicides that took place in the province last year after noticing a spike in officers killing themselves.
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The deteriorating condition of three sick horses has pitted members of a rural Ontario community against the province's animal welfare agency, and the dispute reached the legislature yesterday.
TORONTO—Six teens were arrested and charged yesterday in connection with an alleged sexual assault at an all-boys' private school in Toronto as police said they were looking into more incidents and additional charges could follow.
Police said five teens, accompanied by their parents or lawyers, turned themselves in to police while a sixth student was arrested on his way to school.
TORONTO—A plant that can take about a decade to produce a flower that emits a scent akin to rotting flesh is set to bloom this week at the Toronto Zoo—years ahead of schedule.
Ontario has put a large swath of homes on evacuation notice, emptied two provincial parks, and called for help from other provinces as forest fires rage near the Quebec border.
TORONTO—Police have found more human remains near a property where accused serial killer Bruce McArthur worked as a landscaper.
Det. Sgt. Hank Idsinga said the remains were found in a ravine yesterday afternoon and have been sent for testing, but they have not yet been identified.
TORONTO—For the first time in a provincial election in Ontario, voters will use electronic voting machines when they head to the polls June 7.
The voters' paper lists also will be a thing of past in most ridings, replaced by an electronic version called e-Poll Book.
Elections Ontario says the new technology should help speed up both the voting and ballot-counting process.
Harry Potter's power appears to extend beyond the page, as recent Canadian research suggests listening to an audiobook from the popular fiction series can improve focus on long and boring drives.
The Ontario government has launched an operation to relocate an endangered herd of caribou off the remote island on which they have been systematically hunted down by recently-arrived wolves.
TORONTO—The family of a billionaire philanthropist couple found dead earlier this month has hired a team of former homicide detectives to investigate the deaths deemed “suspicious” by police, a lawyer for the family said yesterday.
Brian Greenspan said the private investigators were hired “to provide a second lens and to ensure that no stone is left unturned.”