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Injunction sought by U of T 'highly disproportionate,' encampment lawyers say

Injunction sought by U of T 'highly disproportionate,' encampment lawyers say

TORONTO — The injunction sought by the University of Toronto to clear a pro-Palestinian protest encampment would effectively prevent the group from engaging in other forms of protest on or near campus, lawyers for the demonstrators argued Thursday.
Support workers at school of six-year-old boy who died after being hit by bus

Support workers at school of six-year-old boy who died after being hit by bus

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Mental health and spiritual support workers are at the school of a six-year-old boy who died after being hit by a school bus in Vaughan, Ont.
Toronto police hate crime unit investigating ad-truck with Islamophobic message

Toronto police hate crime unit investigating ad-truck with Islamophobic message

TORONTO — Toronto police say their hate crime unit is investigating after a truck displaying what they described as Islamophobic messaging was seen in the city.
'It's just inescapable': Toronto students, teachers seek relief from hot classrooms

'It's just inescapable': Toronto students, teachers seek relief from hot classrooms

TORONTO — In Beatrice Schneider’s seventh grade classroom in Toronto, there are two fans in opposite corners of the room. One of them is broken.
U of T tells court pro-Palestinian encampment took control of front campus

U of T tells court pro-Palestinian encampment took control of front campus

TORONTO — A pro-Palestinian protest encampment has taken over University of Toronto property without permission, infringing on others' free speech rights and making members of the community feel unsafe or unwelcome, lawyers for the school argued befo
Man facing murder charge after 21-year-old woman shot in mall parking lot

Man facing murder charge after 21-year-old woman shot in mall parking lot

VAUGHAN, Ont. — York Region police say they have charged a man with first-degree murder after a targeted shooting killed a 21-year-old woman in the parking lot of a mall north of Toronto.
Wife of Toronto gunman says two victims allegedly defrauded family of life savings

Wife of Toronto gunman says two victims allegedly defrauded family of life savings

TORONTO — The gunman in a fatal Toronto shooting believed the two victims had defrauded his family, his wife said, as court records indicate the family was suing the pair after losing more than a million dollars in an alleged investment scam.
Six-year-old boy dies after being hit by school bus in Vaughan: police

Six-year-old boy dies after being hit by school bus in Vaughan: police

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Police say a six-year-old boy has died after being hit by a school bus in Vaughan, Ont. York Regional Police say they responded to the community of Kleinburg just before 8 a.m.
Protesters say U of T should cut ties with Hebrew University. Are they right?

Protesters say U of T should cut ties with Hebrew University. Are they right?

TORONTO — Pro-Palestinian protesters have been pushing the University of Toronto to boycott the Hebrew University of Jerusalem – which the Canadian school has long had partnerships with – but U of T says the demand is a non-starter.
Police identify two victims of north Toronto shooting that left three dead

Police identify two victims of north Toronto shooting that left three dead

TORONTO — Toronto police have identified the victims of a shooting that left three people dead, including the gunman, on Monday. Police say 54-year-old Arash Missaghi of Toronto, and 44-year-old Samira Yousefi of Concord, Ont.