Subscribe: CBC | Toronto News
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
budget  crane  crash  downtown toronto  downtown  family  ontario  police  provincial  rescue  toronto crane  toronto  woman  year  york 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: CBC | Toronto News

CBC | Toronto News


Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:44:56 EDT

Copyright: Copyright: (C) Canadian Broadcasting Corporation,

Toronto crane climber an 'adventure seeker' always 'there for the thrill'

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:08:51 EDT


Court appearance today for 23-year-old woman charged after scaling a downtown Toronto crane, forcing a rescue that made headlines across the country.

Toronto, parts of southern Ontario under severe thunderstorm watch

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:44:56 EDT


The sunny start to Thursday is expected to be washed away by thunderstorms, according to Environment Canada which issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Toronto and parts of Southern Ontario.

Girl, 17, sexually assaulted after forced into car near York Mills and Leslie

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:56:31 EDT


Toronto police are looking for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl after forcing her into a car near York Mills Road and Leslie Street on Wednesday.

Photo radar could soon be coming to school zones, but PCs worry it could be a 'cash grab'

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


If you speed through a school zone, soon a camera could snap a photo of your license plate.

Motorcyclist, 30, dies in hospital after North York crash

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:19:16 EDT


Toronto Police say a motorcyclist who was injured in a crash on Wednesday night has now died in hospital.

Despite worried parents, new tower won't harm north Toronto school, report finds

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:06:22 EDT


An independent report says it’s safe for John Fisher Junior Public to remain open while a 35-storey tower goes up next door, so long as certain conditions are met.

Family of late filmmaker Rob Stewart backs motion by councillors to ban shark fin sale

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


A push at city hall aimed at ending the sale of controversial shark fin soup will get some added support Thursday from the family of the late Toronto filmmaker and shark enthusiast Rob Stewart

The Matador Ballroom could rise again through rezoning

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:37:36 EDT


There’s renewed hope that the Matador Ballroom could see a rebirth, the owner of the long-shuttered venue says.

Rooftoppers put construction workers at risk, crane operator says after dramatic rescue

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


The rescue Wednesday of a woman from a downtown Toronto crane raises questions about safety and security on construction sites, says a crane operator known for his Twitter posts of photos shot from above the L Tower condo development.

Health officials to inspect products at meat packaging plant after rooftop fire

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:06:47 EDT


Toronto Public Health officials will inspect products at a meat packaging plant on Thursday to ensure they are safe for human consumption after smoke from a rooftop fire entered the building.

Here's what to expect in today's Ontario budget

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Ontario's Liberal government will table its first balanced budget in a decade today and it's expected to be chock full of new spending, with the provincial economy firing on all cylinders and an election campaign one year away.

Fatal crash in Markham area prompts call for witnesses

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:13:25 EDT


York Regional Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash in the Markham area on Wednesday night left a woman in her late 60s dead.

Refugee sponsors wait a year to discover fate of Syrian family left in limbo

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Members of a group sponsoring a refugee family found themselves waiting more than a year for the application to clear, only to discover that government staffing for processing applications had been slashed.

Medical marijuana middlemen: How specialty clinics cash in on legal prescriptions

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Clinics that prescribe legal medical marijuana have become a specialty business across Canada — a phenomenon that has raised a few ethical concerns.

Ontario will unveil 16,000 subsidized child-care spaces in the provincial budget

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:38:06 EDT


Ontario's provincial budget will include $200 million to create 24,000 child-care spaces, 16,000 of which will be subsidized.

Woman rescued from crane by Toronto firefighter faces 6 mischief charges

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:03:41 EDT


A 23-year-old woman will be charged with six counts of mischief after she climbed a towering crane early Wednesday in downtown Toronto, requiring emergency services to spend 2½ hours rescuing her during a meticulous operation. Police have identified her as Marisa Lazo.

Ontario MPP introduces insurance recovery bill for domestic violence victims after CBC investigation

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:21:21 EDT


A Toronto MPP has introduced a private member's bill aimed at forcing insurers to pay out claims for cases involving domestic violence, after a CBC News investigation into the matter.

Toronto Community Housing tenants evicted for crime shouldn't be rehoused, council says

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:13:41 EDT


City council wants anyone evicted from Toronto Community Housing (TCH) to be banned from reapplying, but that will require provincial approval.

'You just have to get it done,' says firefighter who rescued woman from downtown Toronto crane pulley

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:09:43 EDT


Toronto firefighter Rob Wonfor fought fatigue and kept a sunny attitude while pulling off the daring high-angle rescue of a young woman stuck on a crane pulley this morning.

Babcock, McLellan, Tortorella finalists for coach of the year

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:30:46 EDT


Toronto's Mike Babcock, Edmonton's Todd McLellan and Columbus' John Tortorella are the finalists for the Jack Adams Award as the NHL coach of the year.