A lesson in strong work ethic for a minor hockey league team became a special gift for Grayson Gillespie.
A public meeting will be held Oct. 26 to discuss the future of the ward system in Orillia.
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The minimum wage in Ontario rises on Saturday to $11.40 per hour.
Just when he was supposed to be sentenced for a violent jewelry store heist, Wallace Piercey surprised everyone with a branch on his family tree.
Four Windsor schools were locked down Wednesday while police hunted for a man who ambushed an elderly woman at random, stabbed her repeatedly in the face and left her screaming and bleeding on the sidewalk.
It’s three strikes and you’re out for a St. Catharines psychiatrist with a history of exploiting patients.
A former notary who ran a Ponzi scheme in British Columbia that defrauded investors of more than $100 million has been sentenced to six years in prison.
A commuter train has crashed into a rail station in New Jersey.
A Halloween attraction at two California amusement parks has been closed amid accusations that it was offensive to the mentally ill.
Call it a brain freeze, another “Aleppo moment,” or a mere campaign stumble, but Gary Johnson has stumbled again in his quixotic presidential campaign.
American singer-songwriter Cyndi Lauper has posted a message on her Facebook page voicing her opposition to Montreal’s newly adopted pit bull ban.
It took more than an hour for police to arrive at the shopping centre in a San Diego suburb where a distressed black man had been wandering into traffic. It took about a minute for him to be shot and killed.
A volunteer firefighter stopped a teenager who shot two students and a teacher outside a South Carolina elementary school after killing his father at their home, authorities said.
A Utah man who mysteriously contracted Zika from his infected father may have got it by touching his dad’s tears.
A disbarred Harvard University-trained attorney charged with a bizarre kidnapping that police initially dismissed as a hoax planned to plead guilty Thursday.
An occasional drifter linked to the slayings of at least four women in little over a decade could always find a place to stay and someone to give him a lift.
A man who was rescued from a life raft after seven days on the Atlantic Ocean said suspicions about his account of the sinking of his boat are compounding his grief over the apparent drowning of his mother.
The New York Police Department says it has arrested a man in connection with a house explosion that killed a fire battalion chief.