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Happy Blackout 10-year anniversary! What will you be doing to celebrate? Perhaps telling your 9-year-old the story of her conception? In today's news:
Police Chief Bill Blair meets with the Yatim family; Doug Ford continues on in his role as official unofficial spokesperson for the mayor; Ottawa (or, at least one Ottawanian) wants a Mayor Ford to call their (his) own; coyotes get some positive PR; York Regional Police have a little fun on Twitter; and a York University prof creates a unique archive.
A protest in memory of Sammy Yatim became a general airing of grievances against police.
André Marin will look at how police are trained to de-escalate conflict situations in the province.
This year's Caribbean Carnival parade didn't go perfectly, but it was still a good time.
Hope everyone with the day off is enjoying it! Here's what's in the news.
Orphan Black, BBC America's cult sci-fi series, is shot (and maybe even set) in Toronto.
Happy first of August! In today's news: The police officer under investigation for shooting Sammy Yatim on an empty streetcar apparently called for another officer to use a taser before opening fire on the teen, a longtime veteran of the Toronto police force says officers are trained to "shoot until the threat has stopped," and Mayor Rob Ford gets into it with the Ontario Liberals.
By Divine Right's new album is lean and lovely.
Former MuchMusic VJ and CBC reporter Jennifer Hollett wants to go to Ottawa.
A new monument honours 79 locals who died because of drug use.
'Nsync's Lance Bass and Joey Fatone come to town to shoot a failed attempt at a romantic comedy.
Here's what city council will be focusing on this month.
The 41st-Annual Festival of India took over Centre Island.
Toronto's most disparaged hotel may soon be torn down by a developer. Here's a tour.
Advocates say a cut to an OHIP-like federal program is putting the well-being of refugees at risk.
The first Toronto Urban Roots Festival had some challenges to overcome—rain, camera-shy celebrities—but it soldiered on.
About 1,400 passengers were removed, a handful at a time, from a stranded GO train stuck in the Don Valley last night.
Ford Fest 2013 was a carnival of retail politics and free hamburgers.