Brant Mawdsley wants to help people with intellectual and physical disabilities becomes champions for their own rights -- as someone who knows well what it means to be marginalized.
Drinking booze on a boat is akin to seeing a fish flop around on the dock; it's painful to watch and potentially as deadly.
A Burlington man has been charged with unsafely changing lanes after a rollover Tuesday on Highway 400 North in Severn Township.
A 68-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting three females will be back in court Aug. 16.
The county is collecting portable music devices to help those coping with memory loss.
July has been a devastating month at Orillia's Branch 34 of the Royal Canadian Legion.
A special city council meeting Thursday morning came and went with few answers and more questions about the negotiations between the city and Hydro One on the potential sale of the distribution arm of the Orillia Power Corporation.
A unique form of freedom of expression, art, nostalgia and intergenerational connection is what visitors can find at the annual Coldwater Steampunk Festival.
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ORO-MEDONTE TWP. - Two Barrie teens are facing theft charges after OPP say they were spotted breaking into an Oro-Medonte Township recycling business.
PHILADELPHIA -- Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, steeled for the challenges of a volatile world by decades in politics that have left some Americans skeptical that she understands their lives.
HONOLULU -- A Korean tourist who was arrested after he became violent when he wasn't allowed to do yoga on a plane leaving Hawaii won't get additional jail time. But he must pay United Airlines more than $44,000.
Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved quickly in response to her GPS ordering her to "turn around."
LOS ANGELES -- A lawyer for a Charles Manson follower who was convicted in the 1969 murders of a California couple said Thursday he will ask a court to overturn Gov. Jerry Brown's decision to deny her parole.
MOSCOW -- Donald Trump has refused to condemn Russia's military takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, saying if elected he would consider recognizing it as Russian territory, in the latest of a series of statements that have raised eyebrows about the Republican candidate's intentions toward the Kremlin.
When his son's small boat hit a 40-tonne humpback whale and almost capsized, 79-year-old Tony Morgan remembers flying through the air, hitting the water and then -- utter blackness.
A mayor in northeastern Thailand has been accused of angrily locking five reporters in his office and having workers pull the pants off one to be photographed.
Bradley Cooper's appearance at the Democratic National Convention has irked some conservative fans of the actor's portrayal of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in 2014's "American Sniper."
Investigators found a hidden room outfitted with restraints inside a barn belonging to a man accused of abducting and killing an Ohio college student, according to search warrants released Thursday.