Gray Cup: Argos celebrate CFL championship with rally at Maple Leaf Square

Gray Cup: Argos celebrate CFL championship with rally at Maple Leaf Square

The Toronto Argonauts celebrated their victory in Sunday’s 109th Gray Cup game with a rally at Maple Leaf Square, outside Scotiabank Arena, Thursday. Streets were shut down in the area and hundreds of fans were able to see Argos players deliver speeches and hoist the Gray Cup trophy. “The thing that’s special about this team … Read more

Brampton fireworks ban, fines coming

Brampton fireworks ban, fines coming

Brampton residents might not be able to set off personal fireworks for holidays anymore after a motion to ban them was unanimously passed following increased complaints of excessive noise. On Wednesday, Regional Councilor Dennis Keenan – who represents Wards 3 and 4 in the city – brought forward a motion to amend the fireworks by-law … Read more

Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk

Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk

The Associated Press Published Thursday, November 24, 2022 7:02AM EST Last Updated Thursday, November 24, 2022 7:02AM EST DEARBORN, Mich. – Ford Motor Co. is recalling over 634,000 SUVs worldwide because a cracked fuel injector can spill fuel or leak vapors onto a hot engine and cause fires. The recall covers Bronco Sport and Escape … Read more

Toronto police investigating robbery on GO train

Toronto police investigating robbery on GO train

Toronto police are searching for a man wanted in an armed robbery on a GO train. Investigators say a male suspect boarded a GO train, cart 2705, at Eglinton Station bound for Union Station on Nov. 18, shortly after 11:15 pm The suspect allegedly sat beside a male passenger and demanded his cellphone. He also … Read more

Webb telescope captures first look at an exoplanet’s atmospheric breakdown

Webb telescope captures first look at an exoplanet’s atmospheric breakdown

(CNN) — The James Webb Space Telescope has captured a detailed molecular and chemical portrait of a faraway planet’s skies, scoring another first for the exoplanet science community. WASP-39b, otherwise known as Bocaprins, can be found orbiting a star some 700 light-years away. It is an exoplanet — a planet outside our solar system — … Read more

Kim Jong Un’s sister makes insulting threats to South Korea over sanctions

Kim Jong Un’s sister makes insulting threats to South Korea over sanctions

Hyung-Jin Kim, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, November 23, 2022 7:58PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 23, 2022 10:29PM EST SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – The powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made insult-laden threats against South Korea on Thursday for considering unilateral sanctions on the North, calling the South’s new president … Read more

Ontario photographer captures massive wave that looks like ‘the perfect face’

Ontario photographer captures massive wave that looks like ‘the perfect face’

Of the roughly 10,000 photographs Ingersoll, Ont., resident Cody Evans took of Lake Erie last Saturday during the lake-effect storm, one looked like something conjured up by Poseidon. Evans told CTV News Toronto on Wednesday he has been taking photographs, primarily of wildlife and nature, since January 2020. He said he often heads down to … Read more

Police to review how they interact with people with autism after non-verbal Mississauga man was tasered

Police to review how they interact with people with autism after non-verbal Mississauga man was tasered

Peel Regional Police are reviewing how they respond to situations involving people with autism following an incident in Mississauga earlier this month that saw 19-year-old Abdullah Darwich, who is autistic and non-verbal, Tasered by officers. In their first public statement about the incident, Peel police acknowledged what occurred has had a “severe impact” on Darwich, … Read more

Celtic gold heist likely committed by organized crime

Celtic gold heist likely committed by organized crime

Frank Jordans, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, November 23, 2022 8:45AM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 23, 2022 9:36PM EST BERLIN (AP) – Thieves who broke into a southern German museum and stole hundreds of ancient gold coins got in and out in nine minutes without raising the alarm, officials said Wednesday, in a further … Read more

$740M in crypto assets recovered in FTX bankruptcy so far

0M in crypto assets recovered in FTX bankruptcy so far

Ken Sweet, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, November 23, 2022 5:33PM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 23, 2022 5:59PM EST NEW YORK (AP) – The company tasked with locking down the assets of the failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX says it has managed to recover and secure $740 million in assets so far, a fraction of … Read more